Auckland is New Zealand's largest, most densely populated metropolis offering plenty of attractions for visitors. Developed on a volcanic field comprised of more than 40 volcanoes, the city is also famous for its numerous yachts docked at Hauraki Gulf and Waitemata Harbor. Guests also enjoy the popular Auckland Festival featuring music, dances, and theatrical performances. Hotels in Auckland such as the Langham, Kauri Cliffs, Rydges Harborview, and Hotel DeBrett offer comfortable accommodations and excellent service.
Auckland's SKYCITY Convention Center is world renowned for its flexible facilities that can host anything from casual parties to important conferences. Centrally located in the city's entertainment district, the center is close to casinos, bars, and many hotels Auckland.
Foodies need not venture far from their hotels in Auckland for a fine dining experience. Restaurants such as Coco's Cantina, Clooney, Casita Miro, and Botswana Butchery are offer traditional European fare, as well as world fusion options.
Visit The Base shopping area, boasting more than 170 stores and conveniently located near many the hotels in Auckland.
There are several downtown parks located near Auckland hotels. Ferry services are available to transport visitors to the larger parks and nature preserves at Devonport and neighboring islands.
Many Auckland thrill seekers visit the Sky Tower at Victoria and Federal Streets. Sign up to climb portions of the tower, walk around the exterior, or take a guided 600-foot SkyJump. Other visitors will enjoy the revolving restaurant, cafes, and the observation deck.