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The Spencer on Byron Hotel

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  • Excellent36%
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Spencer on Byron is our 'go-to' hotel for trips to Auckland, particularly when we have things to do on the North Shore. Access from and to the motorway is easy. The rooms are well laid out and comfortable - the upper floors with views of...More

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Response from spenceronbyron, Guest Relations Manager at The Spencer on Byron HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review your latest stay with us, we really appreciate your comments and hope to welcome you back to Takapuna again, Kindest regards, Debbie Barnett, Guest Relations Manager

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Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Very convenient place for conference. Their rooms are nice and with lot of space. From there you can shopping, walk in the center, go for a run...but as well pool, fitness and tennis. The breakfast and coffee could be better but team is really friendly...More

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Response from spenceronbyron, Guest Relations Manager at The Spencer on Byron HotelResponded 27 December 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us, we really appreciate your comments. We hope to welcome you back to Takapuna again, Kindest regards, Debbie Barnett

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I booked a ride to the airport at the front desk. The front desk indicated the price was $48. I booked because this is a reasonable rate to the airport. usually I book a shuttle service and that is about $60. I thought perhaps the...More

Thank Chris N
Response from spenceronbyron, Guest Relations Manager at The Spencer on Byron HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us - and thank you for taking the time to speak with me last week: we have spoken with the taxi company and also our staff member who erroneously gave you details of an...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What can I say - bland, but comfortable. Little to complain about, but little to get excited about either. It does the job I guess. Its location is close to the Takapuna shops which is useful. However, the Takapuna shops are little more than a...More

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Response from spenceronbyron, Guest Relations Manager at The Spencer on Byron HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review - I'm sorry to read that you didn't enjoy our seaside township of Takapuna: with half the population of Lower Hutt and having never personally been to visit Lower Hutt, I assume we should take this as a compliment. Kindest...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have stayed here often great spacious rooms good laundry and cooking facilities very friendly staff great spa pool. Lounge suite not so comfortable great parking facilities but shame that it cost 20 per night. Close to shops dining and fabulous les mills gym.

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Response from spenceronbyron, Guest Relations Manager at The Spencer on Byron HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us at The Spencer, we really appreciate your comments and hope to welcome you back to Takapuna again, Kindest regards, Debbie Barnett, Guest Relations Manager

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Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Free Internet
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Wheelchair Access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Babysitting
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Tennis Court
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$100 - US$190 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$100 - US$190 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Gillian S
13 May 2018|
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Response from Rick R | Reviewed this property |
We took the super shuttle to the hotel. I believe we paid $60 in NZ dollars. A lot cheaper than a taxi. Depending on the number of people in the shuttle it might take a little while to get there. Think it took about 30... More
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Gillian S
13 May 2018|
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Response from DCBAuckland | Reviewed this property |
I was a guest that stayed here. This is my review. I’m not the hotel!
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cjmjs
14 November 2017|
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Response from spenceronbyron | Property representative |
Hi cjmjs, It's quite easy. The hospital is about a 5 minute drive away. If you're wanting to use public transport. The hotel is about a 5 min walk from the Takapuna Bus Station and there are quite a few buses that leave... More
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"17th floor was good for us and the extra bedroom was handy"
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"Ask for a self contained apartment with a beach view."
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"quiet rooms, and excellent views"
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"one that has a view of Auckland. Very pretty to see all the lights at night. We were on the 16th floor."
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