We received a warm welcome upon check in and personally shown to our room by the friendly staff. We booked a harbour view room overlooking the yachts and part of the viaduct. The hotel is located close to the new Wyndham Quarter and we did enjoy walking from the hotel to the various restaurants in the Quarter.
The room was large, with lots of light through the floor to ceiling sliding door/windows. A desk facing out towards the view. A small sofa looking to the bed and the swivel flat screen tv. The mini wet bar area was to the right as you walked through the entrance and opposite the wardrobe.
The bed was comfortable, but I did find the pillows a bit flat.
Bathroom had lots of room, a bath built for two and great water pressure. Plenty of towels.
All and all a great stay and we would happily stay again in the future.
Got a good rate through Accor advantage plus.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Inspired by New Zealand's landscape and culture and boasting panoramic views of Waitemata Harbour, this beautifully designed hotel is a true landmark destination.Superbly located on the waterfront in the heart of the Viaduct, Sofitel Auckland Viaduct Harbour harmoniously blends French spirit with the best of New Zealand culture. Sofitel Auckland Viaduct Harbour offers 172 chic and luxurious rooms all with juliette balconies and floor to ceiling windows. Oversized bathrooms feature separate rain showers and deep soaking bathtubs. Each guest room also offers Sofitel's famous 'My Bed', LCD televisions and Bose sound systems. Services include valet car parking, dedicated Concierge team, luxury airport transfers, Guest Relations Manager and 24 hour in-room dining. Sofitel's luxury day spa, So SPA offers six private rooms with a wide range of beauty and wellness treatments. Guests can also make use of a sauna and steam room, and adjacent gymnasium. A 20-metre indoor lap pool and spa pool are also available. Lava Dining delivers flavour & flair with an innovative menu, tastefully blending the best local produce with a refined French touch. Serving breakfast, lunch & dinner, visit Lava Dining for an intimate dining experience & breathtaking views. A bright & casual eatery, 21 Viaduct Cafe offers waterside seating to allow guests the chance to enjoy the Marina vistas. Savour expertly made espresso, French pastries, and a daily selection of healthy choices filled with fresh, local ingredients. In an unofficial toast to Sofitel's fine French origins, Sabrage invites guests to revisit the art of 'sabrage'. A sophisticated bar serving the finest champagnes, signature cocktails, local and international wines and beers. ... more less
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- Also Known As:
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