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Located in Auckland Central Business District, Skycity Grand Hotel is adjacent to Sky Tower and within a 10-minute walk of other popular attractions like Queen Street Shopping District. This 312-room, 5-star hotel has a full-service spa, a casino, and 12 restaurants. It's in central Auckland and also a short walk from University of Auckland and Auckland Town Hall.


Relish the Italian cuisine at Gusto, one of 12 onsite restaurants. Savor a meal from the comfort of your room with 24-hour room service, or get a quick energy boost at the 4 coffee shops/cafés. For your convenience, breakfast is served for a fee each morning.


All 312 air-conditioned rooms feature minibars, coffee makers, and free newspapers. Plasma TVs come with satellite channels and pay movies, and guests can stay connected with free WiFi. Beds sport pillow menus and bathrooms offer hair dryers and free toiletries. Other amenities include laptop-compatible safes, ironing boards, and desks.

Property features

Guests of Skycity Grand Hotel have access to a full-service spa, a casino, and an indoor pool. Valet and self parking are available if you're driving, or an airport shuttle at scheduled times can be put to good use for NZD 35 per person one way. Multilingual staff at the front desk are standing by 24/7 to help with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and luggage storage. Other amenities at this luxury hotel include a fitness center, a sauna, and free WiFi in public areas.


  • Walking distance to Sky Tower and University of Auckland
  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Onsite dining
  • Spa

Skycity Grand Hotel

90 Federal Street Auckland

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Ideally situated in the heart of Auckland, with many of the city’s most impressive attractions and eateries literally on our doorstep, the SKYCITY Grand Hotel offers guests an amazing experience. Whether your stay is for business or pleasure, the friendly and attentive team is here to attend to your every need.

Experience the newly-refurbished Premium Luxury Rooms, enjoy complimentary WiFi, the tranquil East Day Spa plus a number of award-winning restaurants and the iconic Sky Tower just on the door step of the hotel.

The hotel, which occupies floors 7–21, sits on top of the SKYCITY Auckland Convention Centre, floors 4–5, which has 57,802 square feet (5,370 square meters) of space spread over 2 levels. A diverse range of spaces are dedicated to conferences, exhibitions, or banquets, including the 13,993-square-foot (1,300-square-meter) main room. Additional facilities include 12 breakout rooms, 2 boardrooms, and a 24-hour business center.

  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 312 
  • Number of floors - 15 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 3 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Number of coffee shops/cafes - 4 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Casino 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • One meeting room 
  • Concierge services 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Year Built 2004 
  • Number of restaurants - 12 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Sauna 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Steam room 
  • Indoor pool 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Indoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Snack bar/deli  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

Skycity Grand Hotel offers 312 air-conditioned accommodations with minibars and laptop-compatible safes. A pillow menu is available. Plasma televisions come with premium satellite channels and pay movies. Bathrooms include bathrobes, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

This Auckland hotel provides complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and complimentary newspapers. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and irons/ironing boards. In-room massages and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Plasma TV 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Pay movies 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Air conditioning 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room massage available 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Pillow menu 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 

Where to Eat

Gusto - Buffet and à la carte Italian. Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Nearby Things to Do

The SKYCITY Grand Hotel has a 25-metre lap pool, spa pool, and sauna. Its fitness centre offers a range of equipment including stationary bicycles, a rowing machine, treadmill, and weights station.

There are numerous recreational opportunities near the SKYCITY Grand Hotel. Sailing is available around the city's harbour and islands. The Harbour Bridge (3 km) has a famous bungee jump activity, while Sky Tower (just across the road) features a daring activity known as Sky Jump. The large public park known as Auckland Domain (600 metres) is ideal for walking.

Across the Harbour Bridge on the North Shore, Takapuna offers ten-pin bowling and windsurfing on Lake Pupuke (10 km). Coastal walks extend for 25 km and can be joined at Takapuna Beach. The suburb of Bayswater offers kite surfing and paragliding (14 km). Visitors can use the Takapuna Public Golf Course (7 km) or the Waitemata Golf Course in Devonport (10 km) by arrangement.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 
  • Parasailing nearby 

Spa Services

One of New Zealand’s largest luxury day spa, the East Day Spa Auckland includes 12 individual treatment rooms (4 of which are double rooms), a spacious relaxation area with individual pods, steam room with Vichy shower, group manicure and pedicure rooms and brow bar. The Chill lounge has 6 luxurious chaise lounges for group treatments like Thai foot massage. Studio by East Day Spa is a boutique pop-up salon focusing on hand and foot treatments including a large selection of retail offerings.

Treatments include Balinese massage, Elemis Facials, Hot Stone massage, threading, Shellac nails, and Smashbox Makeup therapy. Female and male therapists are available.

  • Facial treatments 
  • Number of treatment rooms 12 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Prenatal massage 
  • Steam room in spa 
  • Thai massage 
  • Reflexology 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Hydrotherapy treatments 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • In-room accessibility 
  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available at scheduled times. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit 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.

Union Pay

No rollaway/extra beds available


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: NZD 39 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: NZD 35 per person (one way)
  • Valet parking fee: NZD 40 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD 35 per night
  • Onsite credit card charges are subject to a surcharge
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Skycity Grand Auckland
  • Skycity Grand Hotel
  • Skycity Grand Hotel Auckland
  • Skycity Hotel
  • Skycity Hotel Grand
  • Sky City Hotel
  • SKYCITY Grand Hotel Auckland, New Zealand
  • Grand Hotel Skycity
  • Grand Skycity
  • Grand Skycity Hotel
  • Hotel Skycity
  • Skycity Grand

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Qualmark, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

National Rating

Qualmark® assigns an official star rating for accommodations in New Zealand. This Hotel property is rated 5 stars and is displayed on this page as 5.0 stars.

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