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    The Esplanade Hotel

    1 Victoria Road, Devonport, Auckland 0624, New Zealand
    011 64 9-887 9291
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    Reviewed 8 August 2016

    The big old hotel has always fascinated in all the years I have travelled to Auckland and had to catch the ferry to wonderful Devonport, so this time I decided to stay, and I am pleased I did. Just a back room, no sea view,...More

    Thank wendysomerville
    Response from Front Office M, Manager at The Esplanade HotelResponded 21 August 2016

    Many thanks for your review, your comments help us to improve. Really appreciate your positive comments cheers

    Reviewed 8 August 2016

    We were with friends on a tour of Devonport and stopped here for lunch. We sat outside and had a lovely time. The food was fine and the service friendly although a bit slow because the staff had to go back and forth throught the...More

    Thank bigaps
    Response from Front Office M, Manager at The Esplanade HotelResponded 21 August 2016

    Many thanks for your review, your comments help us to improve. As its an old hotel (113years) the hotel is divided into rooms rather than the modern long barn type restaurants. It has its charm but also it is challenging to work in, thanks again...More

    Reviewed 19 July 2016

    This is an older hotel, updated, with a very personal feel. Staff is very nice and friendly. The breakfast (made to order - no buffet) is absolutely outstanding. (The coffee needs improvement, but that is the ONLY minus.) The bed and shower were excellent. The...More

    Thank Macloo
    Response from Front Office M, Owner at The Esplanade HotelResponded 19 July 2016

    Thanks for your feedback, I appreciate your response. We are proud of our location, so close to the CBD and yet retaining a strong holiday, seaside feeling. We are delighted that you appreciated the breakfast and also the staff service. Please call again, kind regards...More

    Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

    From the day I checked in, I knew this place was special! This is down to the not only very professional but welcoming staff! Would recommend to anyone travelling the area, including those going to the city, wanting somewhere away from the buzz and busyness...More

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    Response from Front Office M, Owner at The Esplanade HotelResponded 19 July 2016

    Hi and many thanks for your review, we really appreciate feedback. I am very proud of our staff and am pleased they served you well. Please call again, you will be most welcome, cheers, Grant

    Reviewed 22 June 2016

    Lovely food, portions not too big but nice size. Cooked to perfection. Service a bit slow, although one female waitress obviously was put out due to a question asked by one of our party, but all the others were lovely. Average prices. This hotel has...More

    Thank crinnyg
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    Tracey M
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    Response from DeRiz | Reviewed this property |
    There is a bus you can get from the airport to downtown Auckland pier very cheaply - runs 24 hours a day, needs no reservation, fabulous - I have used it, and only 18 NZD. Read about it @ skybus. Then you can take a short... More
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    Response from Adrienne_sail | Reviewed this property |
    Yes it will be fine October can be quite chilly especially in the evening, unlikely you would want a/c at all
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    "Get a room that faces the rear of the hotel, although the area is generally quiet at night."
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    "Rooms with views also have the street noise."
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    "Get a room with a view of Auckland."
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    "Ask for a sea view, however I would imagine these could be noisy over weekends with the pub just below."
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