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Grafton Oaks Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   121 Grafton Road, Auckland, New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

My girlfriend and I stayed here for 2 nights on our short visit to Auckland. On arrival it felt like we were interrupting the staff from their game of pool. The place needs a bit of a freshen up, some paint maybe! I didnt even see a restaurant there either even though there was a constant strong smell of Indian... More

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Sydney, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We missed Justin Timberlake in Sydney and flew to Auckland to catch the concert (it was great) with old friends on 12 Oct. Unfortunately, I made a REALLY bad call when booking at the Grafton Oaks, instead of a reputable hotel for a few dollars extra. There only appeared to be one staff member on duty when we arrived and... More

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Ashok S, Manager at Grafton Oaks Hotel, responded to this review

The Grafton Oaks is a basic Hotel and has no Kitchen or cooking facility.The guests know that we do not have a kitchen.As our Restaurant is being renovated these guests used the Hotels unrenovated Kitchen.It was favour done to get the blame.Our website does not advertise a kitchen. More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Stayed in the hotel on my first trip in NZ. Driving into the hotel compound and park my rented car not knowing that it's actually paid carpark. No thanks to the reception, i was not greeted or informed whether i have the option for the hotel valet parking, i think it's NZD10/day and end up with a breach notice. Its... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014 via mobile

All staff & most people from middle east. 2times change nothing ! 2times no change towel ! Many middle east strangers stay so lately and loudly ! If you claim to hotel manager , uncivilized middle east staff angry to you ! Really suck , disgusting, dirty hotel ever ! I feel like stay in prison as a criminal person... More

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Waikato Region, New Zealand
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Very disappointed after the website said "Grafton Oaks Hotel Auckland New Zealand is where price conscious travellers go for top-notch Auckland Hotels". While we were from out of town, very price conscious, booked because it read up ok and was very handy to where we had to go, we were very disappointed in the overall experience. Whilst the linen was... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014 via mobile

Well, the location is really not ideal if your just a foreigner visiting the city and you don't have a car. It's not in the most interesting neighborhood, and a bit far away from the sites and coffee shops, but there is a big park near by to keep up with your jogging if you like. If you have a... More

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Ashok S, Owner at Grafton Oaks Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Venezelda: Appreciate your comments on our excellent customer service and cleanliness in the Hotel. Located by Grafton Bridge, a ten minutes walk will take you across the bridge to K'Road businesses, Queen Street eateries and University. Yes, of course lush green Domain is within minutes walking along Auckland Hospital comlex. Regards More

Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

Booking a last minute get away for the wife and I, we were quite surprised at how cheap the rooms were. Our room had an amazing view during the day and the room was quite large for the price. A point of improvement could possibly be the introduction of a microwave in rooms - and having to take the lift... More

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Ashok S, Owner at Grafton Oaks Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Schwaam: Excellent comments you have provided and done me such a big favour. Small points in your upright comments, are not generally noticeable to us during daily routine. Your suggtestion for providing microwave is ideal. Management will act on this now. I appreciate your commendation and I am proud to have a dedicated team to look after 44 rooms... More

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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

We had to be near the Auckland Hospital, so the Hotel was very convenient, 700 meters from the hospital. So just the ideal place. Very Cheap.. First impressions we just great. But just don't look down. We have stayed all over the world, but never seen such filth on the floor. The variety of hair in every room of the... More

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Ashok S, Manager at Grafton Oaks Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Woolies: Sorry for this incident. We have double layer of inspections from housekeeping staff and this incident could be just one off. I have personally checked for last one week and I find rooms spotless. I would urge you to give it another go when you get a chance and I am sure you will feel much comfortable without... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

Our room was a nice size, however, there was no air conditioning, bed was very soft, and the bathroom was small. The staff on the other hand was very friendly and helpful. We arrived before check in time and they locked our luggage up safely so we could explore.

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Ashok S, Manager at Grafton Oaks Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Linda C: Thanks for your feedback. Airconditioning is something which comes with a price and my management decided to go for an affordable yet neat and tidy rooms. So there we are. The whole premises is spotless and staff is responds in a tik for anything guests want. With inhouse Bar and breakfast facilities, one can get value for... More

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Address: 121 Grafton Road, Auckland, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Auckland Region > Auckland
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Grafton Oaks Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 47
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