10 Best Luxury Hotels in Auckland

© Sofitel Auckland Viaduct Harbour

Luxury Accommodation in Auckland

Celebrating a special occasion or “just because”? Make your stay in New Zealand’s most vibrant city extra special by residing in one of the luxury hotels in Auckland. We’ve picked out some of the finest five-star and four-star accommodations in the City of Sails where your stay will be unforgettable. From luxurious fitness centres to fine dining establishments, these luxury hotels in Auckland are packed with indulgencies to make your couples’ getaway, business trip or family escape exceptional.

While you’re here, don’t miss the 10 Auckland Must-Dos, as well as The Luxury Guide to Auckland.

1. Cordis, Auckland by Langham Hospitality Group

Choose from one of 411 stylishly modern rooms and suites at the five-star Cordis, Auckland by Langham Hospitality Group. Get a wonderful nights’ rest on their Dream Beds and enjoy bells and whistles, such as in-touch connectivity and USB charging stations. There are rooms to suit all types of travellers, including family rooms, such as the Junior Suite with kitchenette, and Club Rooms, such as the Executive Room giving access to The Club Lounge. But the rooms are just the beginning, with wellness being a core part of the Cordis stay thanks to their award-winning Chuan Spa and Health Club. Those travelling with little ones can make use of the Cordis Kids program, while the rest can indulge in one of the four dining venues – a highlight being High Tea.

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Cordis, Auckland By Lanham Hospitality Group© Cordis, Auckland By Lanham Hospitality Group

2. Stamford Plaza Auckland

Stamford Plaza Auckland is centrally located providing access to all the city centre attractions while having everything you could possibly need within the confines of this luxury hotel. Foodies will love the offering for four superb restaurants, including high tea, teppanyaki and cooking classes. You’ll also have plenty of opportunities to work off the meals at the on-site health centre which includes a 12m (39ft) heated pool, spa and techno gym. As for the rooms, well, there are seven room types wrapped in luxury either looking across the cityscape or the Waitemata Harbour. Those looking for simple luxury will enjoy the Deluxe Room with thoughtful extras like an espresso machine, while those looking for something remarkable can indulge in the Governors Suite, a 134sqm suite with a kitchen, boardroom and two bathrooms. See more like this in 10 Best Foodie Accommodation in Auckland.

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3. SkyCity Grand Hotel Auckland

The five-star hotel from SkyCity is Auckland city centre’s premier hotel located at the base of the Sky Tower. The executive car service and chauffeur day tours available at the hotel are just the beginning. The East Day Spa, 25m (82ft) lap pool, gym, business centre, pillow menu and babysitting are some of the services included to complete this luxurious parcel. If you want some of the best views from the city, other than from atop the Sky Tower itself, then ask for the Grand Harbour View Room. Or for the ultimate seven-star experience, stay in the Grand Presidential Suite with an infinity bathtub, a fruit and chocolate platter awaiting your arrival and breakfast for two.

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SkyCity Grand Hotel Auckland© SkyCity Grand Hotel Auckland

4. Grand Millennium Auckland

While “just” a four-star hotel, the Grand Millennium Auckland is no less a luxurious offering in Auckland’s city centre. Stay in one of the grand hotel’s 452 stylish rooms towering above a central foyer with a comfortable cafe/bar. Indulge in one of the hotel’s excellent dining venues, such as the Katsura Japanese Restaurant or enjoy the ultimate convenience of the on-site parking with electric vehicle charger. Stay in rooms such as the “standard” Deluxe Room or the Junior Suite with Balcony which has tremendous views of the city skyline.

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Grand Millennium Hotel© Grand Millennium Hotel

5. SkyCity Hotel Auckland

Another offering from SkyCity, the SkyCity Hotel Auckland is a four-star hotel with luxurious facilities to keep fit, look after the little ones and rejuvenate at the East Day Spa. Stay in one of their stylish contemporary rooms, such as the Premium Room with a Califonia king bed and designer bathroom or enjoy your own living and dining space in the Premium Suite for that home-away-from-home feel.

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SkyCity Hotel Auckland© SkyCity Hotel Auckland

6. Novotel Auckland Airport Hotel

If you’re looking for a luxury stay near Auckland Airport then set your sights on the Novotel Auckland Airport Hotel. The four-star hotel has modern well-appointed rooms suitable for couples, business travellers and families. The hotel has a restaurant and bar with cosy booths for your group to indulge in seasonal cuisine 24-hours a day. Services include babysitting, currency exchange, parking, Mac web corner, a fitness centre and more. For more about the airport, see Arriving at Auckland Airport, New Zealand.

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7. Pullman Auckland

There’s almost no room that Pullman Auckland do not do. The five-star hotel not only does your complete range of queen and king rooms with stylish modern furniture, but the hotel also offers a wide range of self-contained apartments including the “Penthouse” with in-room breakfast, Champagne and chocolates on arrival, a fruit platter, canapes in the evening and more. Needless to say that staying at the Pullman Auckland is an experience in itself.

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Pullman Auckland© Pullman Auckland

8. Crowne Plaza Auckland

While the Crowne Plaza Auckland is the go-to luxury hotel in Auckland for business travellers, it knows how to have fun too. Just book into one of their glorious Spa Suites with a spa bathroom and balcony overlooking the city at you’ll see what we’re talking about. Their Club Lounge boasts being the highest club lounge in the city enjoying magical sunsets while you sit down to complimentary drinks and canapes.

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Crowne Plaza Auckland© Crowne Plaza Auckland

9. Sofitel Auckland Viaduct Harbour

Located in arguably the most picturesque part of Auckland city, the Sofitel Auckland Viaduct Harbour boasts excellent views of the city centre marina packed with fantastic boats, bars and eateries. The views can be enjoyed from the floor-to-ceiling windows of your room or suite exquisitely designed with French flair. In between relaxing in your room, enjoy a spa treatment at the So Spa, indulge in gourmet cuisine at one of the three on-site bars/restaurants and treat yourself to high tea.

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Sofitel Auckland Viaduct Harbour© Sofitel Auckland Viaduct Harbour

10. Jet Park Airport Hotel

Another fantastic option for luxury travellers looking for airport accommodation, Jet Park Airport Hotel provides modern accommodation among lush green parklands. Stay in one of the Deluxe King or Twin Rooms, each with a unique piece of art, while families will find something special in the Family Suite such as the touches to the decor to please the kids. Apartments are also available with a fully-equipped kitchen and a spa bath. There are even Pet Stay Rooms if you’re travelling with a furry friend. During your stay, don’t miss the award-winning cuisine at Jet Park’s fine dining restaurants. See more like this in 10 Best Family Accommodation in Auckland.

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Jet Park Airport Hotel© Jet Park Airport Hotel

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