As the largest city in Polynesia and the major hub in New Zealand, a trip to the country is not complete without a stopover at Auckland in order to glimpse and indulge in its vibrant cityscape that goes hand in hand with the surrounding scenic landscape. So whatever kind of traveler you may be — no matter if you’re into budget or luxury travel — when it’s time to think of a place to stay for your “City of Sails” staycation, here is a list of the top best hotels in Auckland that I highly recommend!
This modern hostel provides a range of sleeping options from funky dorm to private rooms — and everything in between. There is also FREE WiFi, shared guest laundry, shared kitchen, and a spacious lounge.
To love: Modern amenities | Landmark: Auckland Town Hall | Price starts from: $15~
Central to Auckland’s highlights, the hostel offers comfy beds in a modern and secure environment. Plus, with their amazing bar and restaurants, there’s always nightly entertainment and theme programs!
To love: Base sanctuary wing (for girls only) | Landmark: Viaduct Harbour | Price starts from: $18~
No matter if you’re traveling for leisure or for business, this is one of the hotels in Auckland that strives to provide more than your money’s worth. To start off, they have over 452 chic rooms nestled within lush amenities.
To love: Amazing value | Landmark: Aotea Square | Price starts from: $70~
If you’re looking for amazing views, the perfect location, and a lux staycation, staying here at the Hilton will be a wise choice for you. You’ll also absolutely love the balconies offered in every room!
To love: The prime location & outdoor pool | Landmark: Queens Wharf | Price starts from: $140~
Nestled in downtown Auckland, this boutique hotel has rooms that are individually designed with New Zealand art and photography in mind. Apart from the luxury, the city’s highlights are within easy reach too!
To love: The prime location | Landmark: Sky Tower | Price starts from: $160~
Hey there! I am Aileen Adalid. At 21, I quit my corporate job in the Philippines to pursue my dreams. Today, I am a successful digital nomad (online entrepreneur, travel writer, & vlogger) living a sustainable travel lifestyle.
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