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Auckland Vacation: Coronavirus Information

Most Auckland hotels offer free cancellation. Consider booking refundable hotels rather than non-refundable ones. Just look for the ‘free cancellation’ message during your hotel search. Prices can vary, but right now we believe that flexibility matters.

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Auckland Vacation

What are the best places to visit in Auckland?

We've got all the sightseeing info you need for your next trip to Auckland. Grab your planner and get ready to start topping up your itinerary.

Mt. Eden and the University of Auckland are part of the thriving heart of this place. Loved by both travelers and locals, these remarkable attractions should be non-negotiable fixtures of your vacation itinerary.

You're going to be surrounded by amazing things to do and see, such as the Auckland Zoo and the Auckland War Memorial Museum. If you're wanting to squeeze the most out of your time here, also swing by Auckland Town Hall and Queen Street Shopping District.

We all dote on our feathered and furry friends, but how about acquainting yourself with those who are a touch more slimy and scaly? You can encounter a few of the most fascinating occupants of the aquatic world at Kelly Tarlton's Underwater World. There's an excellent range of things to do in this destination. Would you like to while the time away among the trees? Take a trip to Auckland Domain. Still got time to spare? Spend your Sunday morning at St. Patrick's Cathedral. When you're there, take a moment to sit and enjoy a bit of quiet reflection.

What are the most popular activities for a Auckland vacation?

No matter how plush your hotel room is, don't spend your getaway hiding in your room or snoozing beside the pool. There are boundless incredible experiences to be had!

Kick off your trip to Auckland by trying out some of these activities:

For the entire list of options, head to our Auckland things to do page.

What types of accommodations are available in Auckland?

Auckland offers 145 centrally located properties, so why wait any longer? Choose your ideal accommodations for your next cheap vacation or luxury getaway with the help of Expedia.

Room service, sunken bathtubs and top-notch furnishings are just some of the things you can expect to find waiting for you at the Mollies Boutique Hotel (6 Tweed Street) and the Hilton Auckland (Princes Wharf 147 Quay Street). Book now for a taste of the high life! Alternatively, the Auckland Northshore Motels & Holiday Park (52 Northcote Road) and the Silverfern Backpackers (234 Hobson Street) are a couple of properties worth looking into if you're traveling on a budget.

If you'd prefer to stay close to the University of Auckland, the Hauraki Blue Overnight Cruise and the Hotel DeBrett are both within walking distance.

Is there an airport in Auckland?

Nothing compares to finally coming in to land at Auckland International Airport (AKL) after being confined in a cramped cabin for hours. After you've grabbed your bags from the carousel and stretched your legs, you'll find yourself just 11 miles of Auckland's bustling main streets.



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The Grand by SkyCity CA $162
Reviewed on Mar. 23, 2020
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The Grand by SkyCity

The Grand by SkyCity

90 Federal Street, Auckland
     
    4.6 of 5
    5.0 out of 5.0 Stars

    Bed sheets were clean but had stains. Tv had usb port but remote control would not allow playback. Staff were pleasant and allowed late checkout.

    Auckland Harbour Suites CA $104
    Reviewed on Feb. 29, 2020
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    Auckland Harbour Suites

    Auckland Harbour Suites

    16 Gore Street, Auckland
       
      3.7 of 5
      3.5 out of 5.0 Stars

      Nice view and walking location. Was able to walk to Cruise ship with luggage in tow.

      Cordis, Auckland by Langham Hospitality Group CA $163
      Reviewed on May 23, 2020
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      Cordis, Auckland by Langham Hospitality Group

      Cordis, Auckland by Langham Hospitality Group

      83 Symonds Street, Box 2771, Auckland
         
        4.6 of 5
        5.0 out of 5.0 Stars

        Wonderfully friendly and helpful staff. The location was very handy to everything I required.

        Avani Auckland Metropolis Residences CA $126
        Reviewed on Mar. 22, 2020
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        Avani Auckland Metropolis Residences

        Avani Auckland Metropolis Residences

        40 Kitchener Street, Auckland
           
          4.4 of 5
          4.5 out of 5.0 Stars

          love the view of the harbour. Location and reception staff are fabulous

          Pullman Auckland Hotel & Apartments CA $163
          Reviewed on Mar. 19, 2020
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          Pullman Auckland Hotel & Apartments

          Pullman Auckland Hotel & Apartments

          Princes Street And Waterloo Quadrant, Auckland
             
            4.4 of 5
            5.0 out of 5.0 Stars

            Upgrade was unexpected and well received. A nice gesture.

            SkyCity Hotel CA $149
            Reviewed on May 23, 2020
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            SkyCity Hotel

            SkyCity Hotel

            Corner Victoria and Federal Streets, Auckland
               
              4.4 of 5
              4.5 out of 5.0 Stars

              The Casino is doing its best to cater to there clients needs. Distance between machines and waiters on the floor for drink service. The Hotel Is always clean and they are offering a discount breakfast at this time. Early Booking at EastDaySpa is a must. Perfect for parking over our weekend stay.

              Alpers Lodge & Conference Centre CA $66
              Reviewed on Mar. 25, 2020
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              Alpers Lodge & Conference Centre

              Alpers Lodge & Conference Centre

              16 Alpers Avenue, Newmarket, Auckland
                 
                3.5 of 5
                3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                Handy to New Market and centeal Auckland. Easy access to motorway

                Novotel Auckland Airport CA $189
                Reviewed on Apr. 1, 2020
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                Novotel Auckland Airport

                Novotel Auckland Airport

                Ray Emery Drive, Mangere
                   
                  4.6 of 5
                  4.5 out of 5.0 Stars

                  The hotel has a King bed which is nice. It's modern. The food at the restaurant was excellent, much better than we expected. Service at the restaurant was very slow.

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