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“mt victoria” (224 reviews)
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Auckland Central, Auckland, New Zealand
+64 9-445 5186
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Reviewed February 15, 2016 via mobile

It is well worth catching the ferry to Devonport for a short trip across the harbour for the views alone. Grab a free self guided walk map from the I-site and discover the lovely Victorian buildings. Great cafe,bars, shops.If you get the chance visit Mt....More

Thank Janelle R
Reviewed February 14, 2016

Worth the short trip from Auckland by ferry or down the East Coast Bays from further north. Fantastic views of Auckland skyline from ferry port. Nice shopping area and restaurants. Handy beach nearby. Recommend visiting the summit (by car if you want) of Mt. Victoria....More

Thank auldlachie
Reviewed February 14, 2016

literally nothing to do. nothing to see. but heaps of cafes around. hard to find nice one though. some are overpriced. the library is very beautiful

Thank Claraleeo
Reviewed February 14, 2016

Devonport is an historical place first settled in the early 1800's. There were shipbuilders on the beach, and it became the gateway to the North Shore of Auckland. It still retains its quiant "Sleepy Hollow" atmosphere, I mean that kindly, and is a wonderful place...More

Thank David H
Reviewed February 14, 2016

This is a great place to take a peaceful stroll. The location is beautiful, the harbour is beautiful, everything is beautiful here!

Thank jessicatheexplorer
Reviewed February 13, 2016 via mobile

Grab a coffee and relax while the kids run wild at the playground! Fantastic views back to the city whatever the weather. Plenty of very good Cafes to choose from as well and some good NZ designer shops to browse. Ferry ride across the harbour...More

Thank KiwiLJS
Reviewed February 13, 2016

Took the ferry over, about 10 minutes and $6 each. Lovely old fashioned shopping area with bars and restaurants everywhere, we were there on a Saturday and it was very peaceful. Nice walk up to the park and good views from there.

Thank Bob P
Reviewed February 13, 2016

Due to limited time in Auckland we decided to spend a few hours in Devonport, which is only ten to fifteen minutes by ferry from Auckland Harbour. We just walked along the main road with shops and a cafés. The fish and chips were the...More

Thank 6kousar
Reviewed February 13, 2016

We took the ferry from Auckland and spent delightful day at Devonport. We found the most delightful coffee shops and loved spending time in their quaint bookshops browsing through dozens of used books. Walked along the waterfront to the naval museum and found plenty of...More

Thank Kolletjie
Reviewed February 12, 2016

Popped over on the Fullers ferry with included tour up to Mt Victoria. Really interesting. Had to get back for an afternoon tour so didn't stay long.

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Response from Harvey and Coll... R | Reviewed this property |
The question has already been adequately answered. My grandchildren and I simply walked up. It only takes a few minutes,but, now that I think about it my wife sat on a seat just above the Victoria Theatre and waited for us... More