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“the main street”(46 reviews)
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Auckland’s main street is home to numerous shops, restaurants and entertainment centers.
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Auckland Central, Auckland, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Queen Street Auckland is a great place to stay. Very busy and very central to Buses, Shopping and the Waterfront. Very good Accommodation is on Queen Street also

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Susanne M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There are many fantastic stores, shops, boutiques, restaurant, and bars lining up the whole street, There is a wide range of prices and qualities from sophisticated fine merchandise to cheap tourist souvenirs. It is a good way to get to know the people and culture...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Alesandermonrro
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Queens street Auckland is the main shopping center in the CBD. Lots of eateries and top end shops. Interesting place to spend time. The only distressing sight is too many homeless people on the pavements.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank shashi09
Reviewed May 20, 2019

My 4 year old son, Mother, and I were in Auckland for 3 days. We enjoyed Queen Street, it was nice to stroll along and do some window shopping.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Rhi21
Reviewed May 19, 2019

Probably Auckland's best known shopping strip. The range of retail outlets is typical of similar cities - international chains, local souvenir shops, lots of eateries, NZ-only outlets. Shopping for NZ souvenirs, we were surprised at the variation in prices between outlets - it paid to...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank AussiesBallarat
Reviewed May 19, 2019

it's an embarrassment to think this is the main street of NZ's biggest city. There has to be 3 eateries to 1 shop, and most of those shops are either tourist rip off shops or chain stores. Buses, cars, delivery vans and bloody scooter riders...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank merlin a
Reviewed May 11, 2019

Most of the time I take breakfast at this fast food restaurant. within my budget and the limit is fine with me.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank antonywalto
Reviewed May 4, 2019

This is a really decent shopping street, the reason i say this is that there are plenty of different shops and not the same type. You will also get the cafe's restaurants, bars etc but the shops have a good variety. The street also takes...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Serene-View
Reviewed April 1, 2019 via mobile

I recently visited this shopping strip after business meetings were finished. It was fabulous. The Strand arcade was most impressive. A great spot to shop prior to departing to the airport.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Hot1312
Reviewed March 31, 2019

In the center of Auckland, Queen street is a wide, busy, noisy street, lined on both sides with stores, shops, boutiques, restaurants and bars. There's a wide range of prices and qualities, from sophisticated, fine merchandise to cheap tourist souvenirs. It is a good way...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Wi fi is available in most hotel rooms. You would need to check with individual hotel as to whether there is a charge. Most are free but advisable to check.