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Milton, Canada
Reviewed yesterday NEW

My wife and I stayed for two nights at this motel. We had flown from Toronto through Sydney to this place, and quite frankly were not that impressed. It is very basic, with an unusual breakfast of egg and onion sandwiches, yougurt and apples! Not the best location, but was adequate enough for the short time that we stayed.

Thank Fred G
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed here for two night and it was ok don't order breakfast as it comes up the night before it was two sandwiches and yogurt the beds was as hard and un comfortable the bathroom was very basic the toilet seat was broken a lot off broken tiles throughout the room and if you have a car you will...

Thank Carol G
Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The location of this hotel is it's biggest enemy. A short distance from the Auckland Mission, we experienced somewhat disheveled men sleeping on the pavement, and on one occasion a full blown fight. Our room was fine and offered all that was needed for a two night stay, however, the 'breakfast' was slightly bizarre. Ours comprised egg and onion sandwiches,...

Thank roseglen1
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

customer service was bad. the 2 staff who was at the desk looked so confused what they were doing i have all pre paid booking still they try to charge me. we booked parking in advanced but they couldn't find that . didn't get the Break fast second day we have to ring up twice and finally got the breakfast...

Thank Chathurika K
Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed one night , but for the amount of money paid , I could have stayed at a much nicer hotel in Auckland city . In fact the sky city grand has better deals than this "apartment" . The paint is old, mold in the shower , the wifi is difficult to connect to . And the free breakfast...

Thank meow_22
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good location for Queen St and the Ferry terminal and provides modern well appointed 'apartment style' hotel rooms probably good for larger families, students, self-catering etc although customer service could be better as prior enquiry emails went unanswered and there is an inflexible policy of requiring a credit card guarantee or cash bond on arrival against 'damage' ? Although breakfast...

Thank LondonTumi
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Internet works really well. Showers very good. Kitchenette has oven, dishwasher, washing machine dryer and large fridge that works very well. The oven is great because we like eating in and your cooking choices expand a lot ( Pizza Yes ! ) :)) The apartment is L shaped so you get a feeling of living in a proper apartment. The...

Gladstone, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Worst room in the hotel 001. 2 bedroom unit with only enough seating for 2 (there were 4 of us). Rooms stuffy, no aircon vents in bedrooms. Wi Fi was difficult and not reliable. Washer/dryer didn't dry properly. The safe didn't work. Breakfast was disgraceful... who wants to eat a ham and egg sandwich, made the night before, for breakfast....

Thank Kimalin20
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wasn't impressed at all. Towels the size of a postage stamp, no facilities e.g. bar. The continental breakfast was an apple and a sandwich. Also it is in a pretty dodgey part of town. No plans to ever go back!!

Thank Sarah H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good two bedroom apartment - not in the centre of the city but easy walking distance to the sky tower and everything else. Whilst some people would find this unfortunate - we appreciated how quiet the area is. Great if you struggle sleeping with city noise.

Thank Nichola H

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about VR Auckland City

Address: 188 Hobson Street, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Auckland Region > Auckland
Price Range: $134 - $395 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — VR Auckland City 4.5*
Number of rooms: 117
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Also Known As:
Auckland City Oaks Hotel Auckland Central
Oaks On Hobson
VR Auckland City New Zealand
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#29 Luxury Hotel in Auckland
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