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The Esplanade Hotel

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Reviewed 5 days ago

A good relaxed place to eat and enjoy a view of the harbour and bottom of Devonport. Cosy fire inside in the winter months. Ive only eaten there, not stayed. It is an old building and fairly pricey, so would recommend the local airbnbs over...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

High Tea at The Esplanade Devonport was a perfect choice for a special family occasion of a 90th Birthday. Staff were attentive with beautiful tableware and a lovely spread of food which all added to the High Tea experience.

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Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

We had a quaint British Colonial styled tearoom all to ourselves for a party of 12. The food was tasty all round with a generous helping of ribs being the clear winner. We were served by delightful Narina and had a lovely evening. Didn't get...More

Thank catcullen
Response from Front Office M, Manager at The Esplanade HotelResponded 6 May 2018

Many thanks for your kind review, we are pleased you enjoyed your time and welcome you back

Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

Went here for a birthday dinner. We got a private section for our table of 12. The food was great (I had the delicious pork ribs- a very generous serving) and service by Narina was excellent. Thanks!!

Thank tristanccullen
Response from Front Office M, Manager at The Esplanade HotelResponded 6 May 2018

Many thanks for your kind review, we are pleased you enjoyed your time and welcome you back

Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

Delightful, original, British Colonial styled hotel. Big bright room, good bed, excellent shower and a view across the water to Auckland. As a listed building it's shortcomings can be forgiven, slightly tired, a bit dusty and worn with some peeling wallpaper. Friendly staff and owner,...More

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Response from Front Office M, Owner at The Esplanade HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Many thanks for your kind review, we are pleased you enjoyed your time and we welcome you back

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US$112 - US$178 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Tracey M
16 August 2016|
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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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Judydub
19 June 2016|
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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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"Rooms with a harbor view are nice!"
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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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