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Ferry Building 99 Quay Street, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

An old building with beautiful architectural glory. It serves well as a directional point of reference for ferry passenger to go to the right spot. An interesting mix in the surrounding of modern structures.

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

This is nice example of the old architecture of the city. At the ferry terminal, this building shows off how the city used to be, and it’s affluence. Good for photos, good for those looking for historic Auckland, and good for those exploring the port...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 26 November 2017

You will see this building if you go to waterfront anyway. We did not go inside or did not take a tour, but the building itself had a nice orange-ish color. There was a very good ice cream place in the vicinity that offered very...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Ibo1980
Reviewed 20 November 2017

My daughter and I enjoy traveling together, a couple of years ago we had an opportunity to go to this gorgeous country. The Ferry Building and its surroundings makes for a great walk.

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

The Ferry Building is all about ferries - which still run all day getting people to and from central Auckland and the islands. Before the 747, water was the way to go, in fact, it was the only way from a place like NZ. The...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 22 August 2017

Quaint building with restaurants and bars, and easy access to getting out to the islands, quite a bustling place

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 20 August 2017

bottom of Queens street start of the ferry services basically it is just a transport hub with a café so pass on through there are some boats in the harbour and it is the beginning of the walk down to Wynyard quay which is a...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank chris c
Reviewed 17 August 2017

I am so grateful to have interacted with several wonderful staff members who helped guide me for tours, make phone calls on my behalf and even helped me get in to the free wifi. They were the sweetest customer service people in Auckland!

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank kaysemega
Reviewed 9 August 2017

great arcitecture lovely building probally one of the nicest in nz,and great area to walk round or just watch the boats get an ice cream and enjoy the relaxation

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Gary M
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Awesome place to be. I have not seen so many different types of ships from the smallest to the biggest cruise ships. It is close to Marine Museum. Really facinated by the history on ships! No wonder its called City of Sails!

Date of experience: July 2017
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Response from lujuans2016 | Reviewed this property |
Britomart Rail Centre [5 mins away from the Ferry Terminal] has coin operated lockers.. also Princes Wharf I-site might help you. just ask.