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The Esplanade Hotel

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7.5

Fair (1,165 ratings)

Devonport-Takapuna, New Zealand - 

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8 km Queen Street Shopping District

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8 km Auckland Ferry Terminal

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8.5 km Sky Tower

Hotel Overview

The Esplanade Hotel, situated in a picturesque location in Auckland, is a popular choice among travelers. Drawing from user reviews, this historic hotel has its mix of admirers and critics. The feedback highlights a range of experiences, emphasizing specific aspects of the hotel's offerings and service quality.

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Hotel highlights

  1. Scenic Location: Guests love the breathtaking views and easy access to local attractions.
  2. Charming Atmosphere: The hotel's historic design and decoration receive high praise.
  3. Friendly Staff: Many reviews highlight the welcoming and helpful hotel staff.
  4. Comfortable Rooms: Visitors often appreciate the comfort and cleanliness of the rooms.
  5. Quality Dining Experience: The on-site food and beverage options are frequently commended for their variety and quality.
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Area for improvement

  1. Limited Parking: Guests frequently mention difficulties finding parking at the hotel.
  2. Sound Insulation: Some reviews note issues with noise from both inside and outside the hotel.
  3. Inconvenient Facilities: A few guests find certain amenities or facilities outdated or lacking.
  4. Pricing Concerns: There are occasional comments about the hotel's services being overpriced.
  5. Maintenance Issues: Minor maintenance problems in the rooms or common areas are sometimes pointed out by visitors.

Amenities

Extra beds/cribs

Parking included

Parking included

Free WiFi

Laundry

Laundry

Housekeeping

Room service

Room service

Restaurant

Bar

Score icon7.5

RateScore

Total 1,165 Reviews

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RateScore is average rating from most popular providers

Blended Web Rating

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7.1

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8.2

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booking

746 Reviews

7.1 / 10

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expedia

419 Reviews

8.2 / 10

Hotel Quality

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The quality chart is based on how hotel ratings changed over time.

Oct, 2023Now

General Info

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Total number of rooms 16

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Number of floors 3

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Number of buildings/towers 1

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Year Built 1903

WiFi Quality

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Ping, ms

Idle

4

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30

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32

Wifi Speed Is Good For

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web browsing

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HD online movies

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group video calls

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online streaming

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4K online movies

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online gaming

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Location Area Map

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What's nearby

Queen Street Shopping District

8 km

Auckland Ferry Terminal

8 km

Sky Tower

8.5 km

Princes Wharf

8.5 km

Spark Arena

9 km

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Getting around

Daldy Street Tram Stop

7 km

Auckland Remuera Station

9 km

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Airports Nearby

Auckland Intl. Airport (AKL)

21.5 km

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Restaurants

Wild Wheat Bakery

1.5 km

Fish Kitchen

Nearby

Corellis Cafe Devonport

350 m

The Patriot

210 m

Narrow Neck Beach Cafe

2 km

Street View

Prices Around Property

Average Daily Costs Per Person

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Bottle of water 1.5L

$0.5 - $2.8

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Coffee

$2.8 - $4.8

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Beer 0.5L

$1.7 - $6.7

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Meal, inexpensive restaurant

$10.1 - $28

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Public transport, one-way ticket

$1.7 - $3.4

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Taxi 1km (normal tariff)

$1.7 - $3.8

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Meal for 2 people, mid-range restaurant, three-course

$47.6 - $100.8

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Bottle of mid-range wine

$7.8 - $14.6

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McMeal at McDonalds

$8.4 - $11.2

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Coke/Pepsi 0.33L

$1.7 - $3.4

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Public transport, monthly pass

$112 - $137.2

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Gasoline (1 liter)

$1.5 - $1.8

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Mobile phone monthly plan

$19.6 - $51.5

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Fitness club, monthly fee

$15.7 - $89.1

Weather In Devonport-Takapuna

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Precipitation In Devonport-Takapuna

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Air Quality

Good

PM2.56

PM1014

25

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Air quality is acceptable and pollution poses no health risk. Enjoy outdoor activities as normal.

Drinkable Water Quality

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Poor

Water quality is very low. Consider alternative water drinking options.

Traffic around property

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Moderate

Traffic is moving at a steady pace, smooth driving without significant delays.

House Rules

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Check in after 14:00

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Check out until 10:00

Children welcome

No pets, service animals welcome

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