Hotels in Auckland, New Zealand

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Auckland overview

Visitors to Auckland speak favorably about this welcoming city's port, museums, and cafés. There's a nice selection of restaurants to enjoy during your stay. You can spend a relaxing day in Auckland at Mt. Eden and Auckland Domain. While here, you may want to make time for other popular sights such as Sky Tower and Kelly Tarlton's Underwater World.

Where to stay in Auckland

A welcoming city, Auckland offers a variety of hotels and other lodging choices. There are 294 hotels in Auckland and you can shop as many as 970 deals for rooms on Hotels.com, some with discounts of up to 51%. We have room prices starting at 11 USD per night and below are the number of hotels by star rating in Auckland as well as in the surrounding area:
  • • 55 5-star hotels from 94 USD per night
  • • 221 4-star hotels from 70 USD per night
  • • 150 3-star hotels from 50 USD per night
  • • 13 2-star hotels from 13 USD per night

How to get to Auckland

Fly into Auckland (AKL-Auckland Intl.), 10.9 mi (17.5 km) from the heart of Auckland.

Train stations include:
  • • Auckland Britomart Station (0.4 mi/0.6 km from the city center)
  • • Auckland Grafton Station (1.2 mi/1.9 km from the city center)
  • • Auckland Mt Eden Station (1.4 mi/2.2 km from the city center)

What to see around Auckland

Fun excursions can include a visit to:
  • • Eden Park
  • • Auckland Ferry Terminal
  • • Viaduct Harbour
  • • Princes Wharf
  • • Westhaven Marina
Here are some local attractions:
  • • Kelly Tarlton's Underwater World
  • • Auckland Zoo
  • • Gulfwind Sailing Academy
  • • Parnell Baths
  • • Penny Whiting Sailing School
The area's cultural scene stands out, and these are some places to visit:
  • • Auckland War Memorial Museum
  • • Auckland Art Gallery
  • • Oedipus Rex Gallery
  • • The Civic
  • • John Leech Gallery
Recognized for its natural setting with these places to visit:
  • • Mt. Eden
  • • Auckland Domain
  • • One Tree Hill Domain
  • • Kawakawa Bay
  • • Albert Park
Below are some shopping areas where you can find that perfect souvenir—or simply browse:
  • • Queen Street Shopping District
  • • DFS Galleria Auckland
  • • Victoria Park Market
  • • Auckland Fish Market
  • • Remuera Village Shopping Centre
Popular places include:
  • • Sky Tower
  • • Mt. Eden
  • • Queen Street Shopping District
  • • Auckland Town Hall
  • • Auckland Domain

When to visit Auckland

If you're just starting to think about trip planning, you may be curious about the best time to visit. Here are the seasonal norms to help you decide when to go:

Seasonal temperature averages
  • • January-March: 73°F day, 57°F night
  • • April-June: 68°F day, 47°F night
  • • July-September: 61°F day, 46°F night
  • • October-December: 71°F day, 50°F night
Seasonal rainfall averages
  • • January-March: 10.28 inches
  • • April-June: 14.25 inches
  • • July-September: 14.13 inches
  • • October-December: 10.71 inches

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