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5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   6 Tweed Street, St. Marys Bay, Auckland, New Zealand
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Brisbane, Australia
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Steven and Bernadette are your hosts to this 10 room boutique hotel a short cab ride or half hour walk to the CBD My wife and I stayed in room 3 which looked out into the garden. A large sitting room with high ceiling and space for the baby grand piano in the corner. A gas fire and lounge helpful... More

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Cleveland, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Mollie's is a fantastic hybrid -- the facilities and panache of a high-end boutique hotel, but with the personalized service of a B&B. Steve and Bernadette could not have been more accommodating. We had a very late evening arrival into AKL, and when the taxi dropped us at the door, Steve met us (well after midnight) at the front door... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Given the paucity of prestige international brand hotels in Auckland, and the high turnover rate of property management, this is a plausible choice for the high end visitor to Auckland. Mollies is an intriguing hybrid of bed and breakfast and hotel, aspiring to the latter but still entrenched in the former. The young couple who now own the property put... More

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Mollies6, General Manager at Mollies, responded to this review

Dear Sonicgo, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We also would like to take the time to respond to your comments. Your heading "New owners still fumbling" is confusing. If you read reviews for the past 12 months of our tenure (we took over on 1 October 2013) we have received no complaints regarding our service... More

Sunrise Beach
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68 reviews 68 reviews
30 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

My family and I stayed at Mollies for 2 nights in September for my 60th birthday. Mollies is the number one boutique hotel listed in Auckland and deserves this position as number one on trip adviser. We stayed in suite 1 on the ground floor. Our 23 year old son stayed in suite 10 which was on the first level... More

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Hong Kong, China
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52 reviews 52 reviews
7 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Stayed at the Mollies last week for a few nights and what a wonderful surprise! Knew little about the hotel before I went except for whatever was written about it by other members of Tripadvisor which led to fairly high expectations. Honestly the outside of the hotel was very understated and unassuming but when I walked in, I was taken... More

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

We stayed at Mollies for 3 days in late August. This was a result of Mollies being voted no. 1 hotel in TripAdviser. We wanted a special place, and this was certainly it. It lived up to all expectations. We were in a junior suite, huge, large lounge, gas fireplace, and an antique harp and forte piano amongst the decorations.... More

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135 reviews 135 reviews
36 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Definitely, not as advertised though it is not on the St.M. Bay, nicely located away form the traffic in a street near a school in Posonby. The attention and the new ownership-management is impeccable i.e. attention, counseling and a very fine breakfast. Rooms are, unequal- check before accepting and the price is exorbitant for a bed and breakfast elevated. It... More

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Hong Kong, China
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32 reviews 32 reviews
23 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

We were not expecting much but what a gem. It was all perfect from the service, attention of the staff, the food and the room. We travelled with a one month old baby and the service with baby sitting, amenities for the baby were great, and it could have been a 5 stars hotel. The rooms are very tastefully decorated... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

I arrived at Mollies unexpectedly (a surprise birthday treat). Stately elegance and stunning presentation - artworks, furniture, huge rooms, marble floors. Dates back to the 1780s when it was owned by an Auckland mayor. Since then it has clearly been through many transformations. The hosts, Steve and Bernadette were most welcoming and gracious. And when we decided to stay an... More

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New Zealand
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Wow wow wow, this is the best place to stay in Auckland, we have stayed in most of the 5 star places in the city but they aren't a patch on Mollies. The hosts are so lovely and helpful and your really in a world of your own at Mollies. It has such a peaceful ambience you instantly melt into... More

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Address: 6 Tweed Street, St. Marys Bay, Auckland, New Zealand
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Location: New Zealand > North Island > Auckland Region > Auckland
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Mollies 5*
Number of rooms: 10
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Also Known As:
Mollies Hotel Auckland Central
Mollies Auckland, New Zealand
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#1 Romantic Hotel in Auckland
#1 Spa Hotel in Auckland
#1 Luxury Hotel in Auckland

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