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Contemporary hotel atop convention center
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Steps from city
Set atop SKYCITY Auckland Convention Centre, this hotel is across the street from Sky Tower and the SKYCITY Auckland Entertainment Complex, surrounded by the city's central business district.
Skycity Grand Hotel features an extensive Balinese-inspired spa center with massage and steam rooms, as well as a fitness center, indoor lap pool, spa tub, and sauna.
Harbor or city views
Decorated in neutral tones, the 312 guestrooms have harbor or city views and are outfitted with desks, laptop-sized safes, and complimentary wireless Internet access. Bathrooms offer separate showers and tubs.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!
Renovations & Closures
- The hotel will be renovating from 1 February 2013 to 31 May 2014 (completion date subject to change). The following areas are affected:
Every effort will be made to minimize noise and disturbance.
Ideally situated in the heart of Auckland, with many of the city’s most impressive attractions and eateries literally on our doorstep, the SKYCITY Grand Hotel offers guests an amazing experience. Whether your stay is for business or pleasure, the friendly and attentive team is here to attend to your every need.
Experience the newly-refurbished Premium Luxury Rooms, enjoy complimentary WiFi, the tranquil East Day Spa plus a number of award-winning restaurants and the iconic Sky Tower just on the door step of the hotel.
The hotel, which occupies floors 7–21, sits on top of the SKYCITY Auckland Convention Centre, floors 4–5, which has 57,802 square feet (5,370 square meters) of space spread over 2 levels. A diverse range of spaces are dedicated to conferences, exhibitions, or banquets, including the 13,993-square-foot (1,300-square-meter) main room. Additional facilities include 12 breakout rooms, 2 boardrooms, and a 24-hour business center.
- Self parking (surcharge)
- Valet parking (surcharge)
- 24-hour front desk
- Air-conditioned public areas
- Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
- Airport transportation (surcharge)
- Total number of rooms - 312
- Number of floors - 15
- Beauty services
- Business services
- Coffee shop or café
- Complimentary newspapers in lobby
- Currency exchange
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Event catering
- Express check-in
- Express check-out
- Full-service health spa
- Health club
- Free Wi-Fi
- Snack bar/deli
- Concierge services
- One meeting/conference room
- Luggage storage
- Limo or Town Car service available
- Massage - spa treatment room(s)
- Medical assistance available
- Multilingual staff
- Room service (24 hours)
- 24-hour business center
- Secretarial services
- Security guard
- Smoke-free property
- Spa services on site
- Steam room
- Swimming pool - indoor
- Tour assistance
Available in all rooms: Free Wi-Fi
Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi
Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)
- Room Amenities
- Plasma TV
- Free movie channels
- Premium TV channels
- Pay movies
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- Air conditioning
- Complimentary newspaper
- Climate control
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- Direct-dial phone
- Coffee/tea maker
- Daily housekeeping
- Complimentary toiletries
- Hair dryer
- In-room massage available
- Separate bathtub and shower
- In-room childcare (surcharge)
- In-room safe (laptop compatible)
- Satellite TV service
- Iron/ironing board
- Cribs/infant beds available
- Free Wi-Fi
- Pillow menu
Gusto - Buffet and à la carte Italian. Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
The SKYCITY Grand Hotel has a 25-metre lap pool, spa pool, and sauna. Its fitness centre offers a range of equipment including stationary bicycles, a rowing machine, treadmill, and weights station.
There are numerous recreational opportunities near the SKYCITY Grand Hotel. Sailing is available around the city's harbour and islands. The Harbour Bridge (3 km) has a famous bungee jump activity, while Sky Tower (just across the road) features a daring activity known as Sky Jump. The large public park known as Auckland Domain (600 metres) is ideal for walking.
Across the Harbour Bridge on the North Shore, Takapuna offers ten-pin bowling and windsurfing on Lake Pupuke (10 km). Coastal walks extend for 25 km and can be joined at Takapuna Beach. The suburb of Bayswater offers kite surfing and paragliding (14 km). Visitors can use the Takapuna Public Golf Course (7 km) or the Waitemata Golf Course in Devonport (10 km) by arrangement.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
- Golf - driving range nearby
- Golfing nearby
- Golf - miniature nearby
- Motor boating nearby
- Windsurfing nearby
- Whale-watching nearby
- Boat launch nearby
- Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
- Rowing or canoeing nearby
- Sailing nearby
- Personal motorized watercraft on site
- Parasailing nearby
- Fishing nearby
- Swimming on site
One of New Zealand’s largest luxury day spa, the East Day Spa Auckland includes 12 individual treatment rooms (4 of which are double rooms), a spacious relaxation area with individual pods, steam room with Vichy shower, group manicure and pedicure rooms and brow bar. The Chill lounge has 6 luxurious chaise lounges for group treatments like Thai foot massage. Studio by East Day Spa is a boutique pop-up salon focusing on hand and foot treatments including a large selection of retail offerings.
Treatments include Balinese massage, Elemis Facials, Hot Stone massage, threading, Shellac nails, and Smashbox Makeup therapy. Female and male therapists are available.
- Facial treatments
- Number of treatment rooms 12
- Manicures and pedicures
- Steam room in spa
- Spa tub in spa
- Body treatments
To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.
- Accessible path of travel
- Accessible bathroom
- Roll-in shower
- Accessible parking
Policies & Fees
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Check-out time is 11 AM
- Payment types
Accepted at this hotel: American Express American Express, Diners Club Diners Club, MasterCard MasterCard, Visa Visa
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
- The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.
- Self parking fee: NZD 20 per night
- Valet parking fee: NZD 35 per night
- Onsite credit card charges are subject to a surcharge
- Additional Details
Construction is underway at a neighboring building and there may be noise disturbance from the construction work.
Official New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®
Qualmark® assigns an official star rating for accommodations in New Zealand. This Hotel property is rated 5 stars.