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The Spencer on Byron Hotel

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Christchurch
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The rooms are perfectly nice. Pretty much what you'd expect from this kind of hotel for the price. Definitely clean. The thing that got me what that they charge you $20 just to park in the hotel. Then they give you 1 hour of internet before they try to charge you another $20 or something for more internet. What a...

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spenceronbyron, Guest Relations Manager at The Spencer on Byron Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us at The Spencer, we really appreciate your comments and hope you will return to Takapuna again, Kindest regards, Debbie Barnett

Allambie Heights
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Enjoyed a 3 night stay at the Spencer on Byron. Staff were very welcoming when I got in around midnight and nothing was an issue. Room was lovely and clean and the view is amazing from 17th floor. I will be back to NZ on business and won't hesitate staying here again. Bed comfy, central location and easy walk to...

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spenceronbyron, Guest Relations Manager at The Spencer on Byron Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us, we appreciate your feedback and hope to welcome you back to Takapuna and The Spencer again in the future. Kindest regards, Debbie Barnett, Guest Relations Manager

Palmerston North, New Zealand
Reviewed 23 April 2017

We enjoyed location and walking to all our functions in Takapuna. Our room on the 17th floor had a fantastic morning sun and view of the ocean. We appreciated having a one bedroom apartment with laundry facilities.

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spenceronbyron, Guest Relations Manager at The Spencer on Byron Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us at The Spencer, and we hope to welcome you back again in the future. Kindest regards, Debbie Barnett

Bray Park, Australia
Reviewed 21 April 2017

We were part of a bus tour and only spent one night here. The dinner was enjoyable as was the buffet breakfast. Rooms were Fresh, clean and roomy. Shower had plenty of pressure. Very close to Sky Tower and other facilities we didn't have the time to visit.

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spenceronbyron, Guest Relations Manager at The Spencer on Byron Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, we appreciate you taking the time to pass on your comments and we hope to welcome you back to Takapuna again in the future. Kindest regards, Debbie Barnett

Reviewed 19 April 2017

Lovely staff, short 5-10min walk to the Takapuna Beach - which has lovely uncrowded views. Free wifi. Had a welcome dinner arranged by Red Carpet Tours at their Thyme Restaurant - excellent food and desserts.

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spenceronbyron, Guest Relations Manager at The Spencer on Byron Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us at The Spencer and we hope you will have the opportunity to return to Takapuna again, Kindest regards, Debbie Barnett

Fareham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Stayed here for 2 weeks on business in March 2017. Had a suite which included kitchen, living room, bedroom and bathroom and with great view of the ocean. I have stayed here before (2014) and nothing much has changed, despite looking a little worn in places it was clean and the staff were very helpful and friendly. The gym has...

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spenceronbyron, Guest Relations Manager at The Spencer on Byron Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us at The Spencer, we really appreciate your comments and hope you will return again. We have almost completed our lift refurbishments, so we hope you will have an opportunity to see them, Kindest regards, Debbie Barnett

Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

An iconic and we'll known resting place for business and social visits alike. This is my second visit here and it is my pleasure to share there is nothing but warmth and kindness meet with the utmost professionalism in the way I have been greeted, listened to by Sid at the bar, given a morning boost of infectious energy from...

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spenceronbyron, Guest Relations Manager at The Spencer on Byron Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your latest stay with us at The Spencer, we really appreciate your comments, and I will be sharing with our team. We look forward to welcoming you back to Takapuna again, Kindest regards, Debbie Barnett

Reviewed 10 April 2017

The views are pretty awesome especially from our 17th floor suite. Reception staff were unhelpful. We have a one year old baby and had requested an earlier check-in several times. Whilst we understand there is no obligation for this, it would've been nice to have this request actioned. The receptionist seemed to half-heartedly attempt to check with the cleaning department...

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spenceronbyron, Guest Relations Manager at The Spencer on Byron Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us - I am sorry that your room could not be made available to you early, on the day in question: we are the middle of high season running at almost 100% occupancy every night, whilst we would love to let you into your room early we can only...

Parua Bay, null, New Zealand
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Last stayed here many years ago. Staff were friendly and helpful. Had a nice view. Beds need updating - not comfortable at all. No special touches to make it stand out from others. As title says good location for North Shore activities

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spenceronbyron, Guest Relations Manager at The Spencer on Byron Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us at The Spencer: if you would be happy to contact me directly, to advise which room you were in, we would like to identify the room and exact bed you found uncomfortable: our beds have only recently been changed so we are very keen to identify this specific...

Hastings, New Zealand
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Stayed 4 nights in a very spacious suite with stunning views across the water to downtown Auckland. Washing machine, dryer and dishwasher in room made life easy - the hotel is showing its age a little in places but still represents great value. Dinner in Thyme restaurant was excellent. The breakfast menu could do with an express option as I...

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Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us at The Spencer, we really appreciate your comments. We hope you will return to stay with us again in Takapuna. Kindest regards, Debbie Barnett

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
Thyme Restaurant
Thyme Restaurant
Cuisines: European, New Zealand
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Airport Transportation
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Spencer on Byron Hotel is located just 500m from Takapuna Beach with fantastic views of the city, Hauraki Gulf, Lake Pupuke and Takapuna. This Auckland hotel is the first business class accommodation provider on Auckland's North Shore and spectacular panorama of Auckland CBD to the south, Rangitoto Island to the east, and Lake Pupuke to the north. With Studio or One Bedroom Suites available including disabled access rooms, plus a swimming pool, spa pool, tennis courts, gym, restaurant and bar, The Spencer on Byron Hotel has something for everyone. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Spencer on Byron Hotel

Address: 9 - 17 Byron Avenue, Takapuna 0622, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Auckland Region > Takapuna
Price Range: $172 - $344 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — The Spencer on Byron Hotel 4.5*
Number of rooms: 248
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“Ashigh as possible, looking out over the sea.”
  • Amazing to watchthe sunset and the lights in the area come on.
  • Aukland is almost surrounded by seas. We had a balcony on two sides of our room.
AlandeWalden, 30 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Rooms on south east have a great view of Rangitoto and the ocean.”
242catho, 23 Apr 2017 | Read review
“High floor facing the ocean, bid for it or pay a deposit to secure.”
  • View from room (10th floor)
Geord1e, 18 Apr 2017 | Read review
“balcony beach side”
aileentw, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Facing out from the front of the hotel towards Auckland city is great”
  • Evening view from bedroom
Heloise8, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
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