The Esplanade Hotel

Self Rated: 4.0 out of 5
1 Victoria Road, Devonport, 0647, New Zealand
4.0 out of 5 rating 332 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.0
Property Details

Property Location

When you stay at The Esplanade Hotel in Devonport, you'll be on the waterfront, within a 15-minute drive of Harbour Bridge and Takapuna Beach. This 4-star hotel is 8.7 mi (14.1 km) from Sky Tower and 8.7 mi (14.1 km) from Queen Street Shopping District.


Make yourself at home in one of the 16 individually decorated guestrooms, featuring refrigerators and LCD televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with bathtubs or showers feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include desks and coffee/tea makers, as well as phones with free local calls.


Make use of convenient amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access, a television in a common area, and tour/ticket assistance.


Grab a bite at The Esplanade Restaurant, a beachfront restaurant where you can enjoy drinks at the bar and dine alfresco. Or stay in and take advantage of the room service (during limited hours). Mingle with other guests at the complimentary reception, held daily. Relax with a refreshing drink at one of the 2 bars/lounges.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include complimentary newspapers in the lobby, dry cleaning/laundry services, and luggage storage. A shuttle from the hotel to the airport is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours).


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Mount Victoria - 0.9 km / 0.6 mi
North Head - 1.9 km / 1.2 mi
Cheltenham Beach - 1.9 km / 1.2 mi
Narrow Neck Beach - 2.9 km / 1.8 mi
Queens Wharf - 3.5 km / 2.2 mi
Auckland Ferry Terminal - 3.5 km / 2.2 mi
Britomart Transport Centre - 3.6 km / 2.2 mi
Queen Street Shopping District - 3.6 km / 2.3 mi
New Zealand National Maritime Museum - 3.8 km / 2.4 mi
Princes Wharf - 3.9 km / 2.4 mi
High Street - 3.9 km / 2.4 mi
Auckland Art Gallery - 4.2 km / 2.6 mi
Viaduct Harbour - 4.3 km / 2.7 mi
SkyCity Casino - 4.4 km / 2.7 mi
The Civic - 4.4 km / 2.7 mi

The preferred airport for The Esplanade Hotel is Auckland (AKL-Auckland Intl.) - 33.9 km / 21.1 mi

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 10am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit 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 name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.
  • Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

The front desk is open daily from 6:30 AM - 11:30 PM.
If you are planning to arrive after 11:30 PM please contact the property at least 48 hours in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. 24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to get details. This property offers an airport pickup service. To request a pickup, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.

  • Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.
  • The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: NZD 95 per vehicle
  • Early check-in fee: NZD 115 (subject to availability)
  • Late check-out fee: NZD 115 (subject to availability)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: NZD 45.0 per stay

  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD 85.0 per night
  • Onsite credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 3 percent

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -Free WiFi
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Conference space
  • -Elevator/lift
  • -Free reception
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Television in common areas
  • -Coffee/tea in common areas
  • -Coffee shop or café
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Front desk (limited hours)
  • -Free parking nearby
  • -Airport transportation - drop-off (surcharge)
  • -Use of nearby fitness center (discount)
  • -Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • -Number of floors - 3
  • -Number of bars/lounges - 2
  • -Total number of rooms - 16
  • -Year Built - 1903
  • -Restaurant
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Meeting rooms