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Metropolis

1 Courthouse Lane, Auckland, New Zealand (Formerly Ascott Auckland Metropolis)
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Byron Bay, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

To celebrate the final night of our 6 night NZ holiday we booked a ( for us) expensive night in a luxury suite at Metropolis. Being avid gym junkies we always book accomodation that includes a gym. The gym pictured in the Metropolis website looks amazing. On arrival in the hotel foyer we were met by people who explained they... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The room was ok, the bed very uncomfortable however lovely bathrooms. The views were amazing and it is conveniently located The customer service was very poor and the room service was shocking. The towels in the bathrooms were only changed at 5pm in the evening. The pool facility and gym was closed for the duration of the stay which was... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

An excellent hotel for a start would have toothpaste? Maybe a toothbrush? Maybe even a quick little tour Parking was so difficult to find and the entrance you are not given enough information.Also being told that my credit card didn't work? And if i did not go down right now to sort it she would stop my access key card... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

This has to be one of the best Hotels in Auckland... It can be a bit expensive, but it's worth every penny... Local to everything with fantastic views... The staff were exceptional, as was the service...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

The Metropolis was originally a hotel, but has now been converted to condo apartments that are individually owned. The one-bedroom we rented was the perfect size for two people, had a well stocked kitchen, washer/dryer, and a small balcony with a great view of the harbour. The location was perfect - only 4 blocks from the harbour, one block to... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

Great location although the entrance is not that well sighposted. Wonderful views at night. Stayed there for one night on Feb 18th. Cracked and chipped crockery, aircon not working properly - it was heating when we needed cooling, bed was lacking any support at all so I woke up with a sore back and worst of all, there was a... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

I guess the best thing about staying here was the convenient location based in the CBD, which meant all the main shops and attractions we were interested in were walking distance from the hotel. We stayed on the 30th floor, so the view from our balcony was spectacular, especially at night! The apartment itself was slightly dated, but at least... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014 via mobile

Great location. Love being in the Centre of the city. Close to shops, main street or 5mins down to the wharf. Staff are awesome as my partner and I have stayed here a few times so we were always well looked after. We have recommended this place to friends and family and they have also stayed here. Noise wise was... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

We were celebrating our wedding anniversary and last stayed here 11 years ago. While it's a central location, the decor is now extremely worn and tired. The bed & bathroom linen were clean and in good condition but the crockery was not. There were only two glasses & both were chipped, one very badly. The bed was comfortable and while... More 

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London
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

This is one of the oddest buildings you may consider staying in. There are actually two hotels (with different entrances), with the main one being the successor to the Stamford Residences, the other, a rival one, being established by an individual owner of 60 or so apartments in the building. In addition, you will find resident-owners, long term renters and... More 

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