How has this lodge rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
TripAdvisor Reviews O'Grady Lodge Auckland
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... is closed! I'm tired and sweaty. I sit on the ground outside for 10 minutes or so and the owner arrives; no apology. Its a strange little place, not sure why I booked something so far from the centre. It's all good though as I've arranged to meet Emily from the Kiwi bus! :-) The walk in to the centre is actually not that far without my ...
... long when I discovered that it had been a longtime since this particular bank had seen a Travellers Cheque. The woman, Tracy, studied it for a while, played on her computer for a while, had a word with the lady next to her and then rang the people at head office. This had taken her 15 minutes so far and when she put down the phone she looked at me, smiled and said, "Yes, we can do this", and she got me to sign the ...
... gardens, built on this area is The Kelliher Estate which is a popular tourist attraction on the island.
By the time I got back to the heart of Auckland it was starting to getting late, the sky tower was screaming my name. I couldn't resist. To start off with I took the SkyWalk around the 1.2m wide platform 192m high. After the walk I thought I would do the SkyJump as I may not get ...
... doubt and humiliation begin to flood your psyche until you realize you've been looking at a dude. I’ve had many Lolas smile at me and give me a once over look, but I just take it as a compliment and move on. I swear it must be the beard. A couple of days after going to the bar again I got a ride hitchhiking and the girl who picked me up recognized me as “the guy with the beard”.
It seems like a shame after having made a name for myself ...
We arrived late and only needed to grab our carry-ons since our bags were checked. Since we had a ten hour layover, we got a room at the Jet Park Hotel and decided to get a little sleep. The shuttle came and brought us to the hotel, it was a little chilly.
The hotel was ok but the walls were thin and the all in all, I wouldn't stay here again if we have a layover in Auckland.