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4.3 out of 5

"Friendly helpful service. Room very comfortable with plenty of space. " More

By a verified traveller on Wed 29 Aug 2018

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Hotel Description

At The Esplanade Hotel you'll be 3.5 km (2.2 mi) from Auckland Ferry Terminal and 3.6 km (2.3 mi) from Queen Street Shopping District. Highlights at this beach hotel include 2 bars/lounges and a restaurant.

LCD TVs with satellite channels are featured in all 16 rooms, and you can enjoy free WiFi, coffee/tea makers and free local calls. Fridges and room service make in-room dining convenient. Premium bedding and free toiletries are nice touches to enhance your stay. Hairdryers, irons/ironing boards and desks are also available.

The restaurant, The Esplanade Restaurant, is open for breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner. Added amenities include free WiFi in public areas, a free manager's reception and a coffee shop/café. There's also free parking nearby, along with the convenience of airport drop-off service.

This 4-star Devonport hotel is 3.9 km (2.4 mi) from Princes Wharf and 4.4 km (2.8 mi) from Sky Tower.

Flagstaff Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max
AU$198* Per night/room 10 Dec. - 11 Dec.

Double Room (Windsor )

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Victoria Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Harbour View Room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Deluxe Penthouse, City View

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

King Room, Harbour View (Sunroom)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

The Esplanade Hotel ratings based on 83 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.3 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for The Esplanade Hotel

Everyone (45) Couples (31) Business (1) Family (6)
2 out of 5

Posted by on 27 Feb. 2019

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About the The Esplanade Hotel

Location 1 Victoria Road, Devonport, 0647

Property Features

Along with a restaurant, there's a coffee shop/café on site. You can unwind with a drink at one of the 2 bars/lounges. A free manager's reception is offered daily. WiFi is free in public spaces. The business-friendly The Esplanade Hotel also features tour or ticket assistance, coffee/tea in common area, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. A shuttle from the hotel to the airport (available 24 hours) is available for a fee. This 4-star Devonport hotel is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 16 guestrooms or units
  • 3 levels
  • 2 bars or lounges
  • Built in 1903
  • Dining venue
  • Manager's reception (free)
  • Coffee shop
  • Conference space
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Television in lobby
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free parking nearby

Transport

  • Airport: Auckland (AKL-Auckland Intl.) (39.8 km / 24.7 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport drop-off
  • Parking:

Room Amenities

The Esplanade Hotel offers 16 forms of accommodation with coffee/tea makers and a hairdryer. Beds feature premium bedding. LCD televisions come with premium satellite channels. Bathrooms include a bath and shower and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • LCD television
  • Satellite channels
  • Premium channels
  • Fridge
  • Coffee maker
  • Luxury bedding
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Cribs (surcharge)
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Hairdryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

The hotel hosts a free manager's reception daily.

The Esplanade Restaurant – This beachfront restaurant serves breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy al fresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available. Happy hour is offered.

High Tea Room – This beachfront restaurant specialises in local cuisine and serves brunch, dinner and light fare. Guests can enjoy al fresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available. Happy hour is offered. Open daily.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 11:30 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 6:30 AM - 11:30 PM.
If you are planning to arrive after 11:30 PM, please contact the property at least 48 hours in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

24-hour airport shuttle service is available upon request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to get details.

This property offers an airport pickup service. To request a pickup, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 6:30 AM - 11:30 PM.
Guests arriving after 11:30 PM must contact the property at least 48 hours prior to arrival using the information on the booking confirmation.

Airport transport is offered on request 24 hours a day. Fees may apply. For details, please contact the property in advance.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for NZD 85.0 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for NZD 45.0 per stay.

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guest room reservation.

  • Debit cards not accepted

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: NZD 95 per vehicle
  • Early check-in fee: NZD 115 (subject to availability)
  • Late check-out fee: NZD 115 (subject to availability)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: NZD 45.0 per stay
  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD 85.0 per night
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 3 per cent

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Esplanade Devonport
  • Esplanade Hotel Devonport
  • The Esplanade Hotel Hotel
  • The Esplanade Hotel Devonport
  • The Esplanade Hotel Hotel Devonport

You should know

  • Please note that this property can refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, which include pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.
  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.

National Rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our ratings system.

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