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    VR Auckland City

    188 Hobson Street, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent21%
    • Very good39%
    • Average24%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible8%
    Travellers talk about
    “washing machine” (91 reviews)
    “sky tower” (136 reviews)
    “slices of bread” (12 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Kitchenette
    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair Access
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Free Parking
    4.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 27 March 2014

    We enjoyed our stay here. Reception staff friendly and welcoming. Room was very spacious for the four of us, well equiped kitchen and very comfortable beds. Clean and airy. The only down-side was every time we switched on a ceiling light, an annoying fan burst...More

    1  Thank Viv S
    Response from VRGroup, Front Office Manager at VR Auckland CityResponded 11 April 2014

    Dear Valued guest We are very glad to hear that our little touches enhanced your stay and you had a lovely time. It is wonderful to know that you would recommend this hotel. Thank you and please stay in touch with us via Facebook and...More

    Reviewed 22 March 2014

    We were looking forward to our night at Auckland City Oaks for an Anniversary treat. Our experience was very disappointing. Rooms don't look like advertised. Very dirty rooms. Stained sheets with black hairs on them. Dirty carpet with red stains on it. Didn't use the...More

    2  Thank Louise2015
    Response from VRGroup, Front Office Manager at VR Auckland CityResponded 11 April 2014

    Dear Louise Thank you for your comments about the standard of housekeeping. This is of a major concern to me. You can see by our other reviews that we take great pride in our housekeeping standards – we invest a lot of time in training...More

    Reviewed 16 March 2014

    We stayed here 2 days and were very disappointed with the room. We booked a 2 bedroom apartment- with gym and swimming pool access and 'continental' breakfast . The good -The reception was friendly and helpful. It had 2 bedrooms The bad- the room was...More

    2  Thank Rashelle C
    Reviewed 15 March 2014 via mobile

    This was this first stop on out New Zeland adventure! Very comfortable room with all the amenities you could ask for. Reception very helpful at all times of the day and could not believe how local it was to the activities that we wanted to...More

    1  Thank Karl R
    Reviewed 5 March 2014

    Auckland City Oaks was average for a couple of days in Auckland City, The rooms were clean but a little small & cramped, A window between 2 bedrooms seemed unnecessary and an inconvenience the space would be better made into more storage room for the...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$109 - US$240 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #32 Luxury Hotel in Auckland Central
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 117
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • North Island >
    • Auckland >
    • Auckland Central
    • Also Known As
    • Auckland City Oaks Hotel Auckland Central ,
    • Oaks On Hobson ,
    • VR Auckland City New Zealand
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    sharpette
    2 May 2017|
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    Response from HKinsey | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, breakfast is provided. If you don't like what is provided, please take it to the city mission just up the road, they will use it
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    CA C
    25 April 2017|
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    Response from Deepak K | Reviewed this property |
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    "View of the Sky Tower would be nice, quiet and nice windows for breeze"
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    "Bathroom is clean"
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    "All rooms are well located"
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    "City view rooms do not have balconies. Balcony rooms are located on the Hobson St side of the hotel."
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