The Esplanade Hotel
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Free parking
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TravelPod Member ReviewsThe Esplanade Hotel Devonport
The hotel is old style England seaside with a touch of luxury, harbourview room is lvely with excellent views across the Bay.
We loved it.
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TripAdvisor Reviews The Esplanade Hotel Devonport
Travel Blogs from Devonport
... We walked down to Howe (the bottom of Mtn Haydon where we stay) and a bus came pretty quickly. It costs 2.50 nz each to ride the bus. The driver was a cool chinese guy and he chatted with us all the way to the stop where were to transfer to the LINK system...another bus that would take us to the museum. When the LINK dropped us off we asked the driver were to go and he said that there was a sign behind us ....we had passed it 1/2 a block ago. We almost ...
... hokey pokey ice cream down by the water and took the kiddos to a little playground in Wynward Quarter that held their attention for a while. That was about all we were capable of after the overnight flight so we retreated back to the room and had pizza. It was a solid first day exploring down ...
... Devonport - small village and access to drive up top an old volcano formation - with sweeping views of Auckland and it's harbour. My friends met me there and we then spent a lovely time driving to show off all of Auckland's best views. I love the shops. And wifi hotspots are everywhere - unfortunately not all with connecting strong signals!!...but plentiful. Spent some time wandering / browsing shops ...I have a list!!..and ...
... on the crossing: http://www.travelpod.com/travel-blog-en tries/littlebush/2/1422069253/tpod.html Across Auckland's harbour bridge is what's called the North Shore. A stretch of coast running 30km north crammed with houses with stunning views across it's many bays and beaches. We took the car up and explored to see if it could be area worth living in but despite the beaches we found it a little soulless and were happy to head back 'south' of the harbour to our cozy spot by our ...
We get a bonus today as the ship berths in the centre of town right at the bottom of the main shopping street. Auckland CBD is quite hilly so it is a bit of a challenge trying to cover the whole of town, especially with Pam's back. Another bonus is, we went shopping in the morning and then back to the ship to drop the booty off, up to the Buffet for Lamb Shanks and numerous other delicacies and then back into town to continue the adventure. To get a better insight into Auckland ...