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VR Takapuna

1 Beresford Street, Bayswater, Auckland 0622 New Zealand
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Experience 5 Star luxury by the sea in the newest Takapuna Hotel accommodation site. Situated oceanside between Takapuna and Bayswater, this new, fully serviced, boutique apartment hotel will exceed all your expectations. Auckland Takapuna Oaks offers fully self-contained 1 and 2-bedroom luxury apartments, just 10 minutes by complimentary ferry from Auckland City Center / VIADUCT HARBOUR. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the property as well as continental breakfast per person. Lounge access with stunning views across Auckland Harbour is its true unique factor. All guests have complimentary gym usage and a Shuttle Service - to and from the Bayswater Ferry Terminal. Our property is truly something special in Auckland.Auckland Takapuna Oaks offers unique, spacious conference facilities. Offering flexibility and a range of accommodation and catering options to make your next event stand out from the rest.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Bar / lounge
Conference facilities
Meeting rooms
Non-smoking hotel
Dry cleaning
Parking
Free internet
Wifi
Internet
Restaurant
Breakfast buffet
Laundry service
Self-serve laundry
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Room features
Ocean view
Non-smoking rooms
Suites
Private balcony
Room service
Kitchenette
Microwave
Flatscreen TV
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We arrived here around 8pm very tired after coming straight from Auckland Airport and we were surprised to see how immaculate and clean our apartment was. Bed was comfortable, kitchen amenities very tidy including a dishwasher, very spacious indeed! The only thing that probably needs a bit of work is the grouting in the shower area, other than that it was quiet and relaxing for us. Breakfast in the morning again was beautifully presented.
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This motel was not particularly well rated but presented to us at the right price. When we arrived the room was well presented and better than we anticipated. So what was wrong? Mould in the grout of the shower 10c fix! Big bags of laundry in the stair well. Find a room folk. Muddy access to the room from the car park. Apart from that a pleasant stay!
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Response from VRGroup, Assistant manager at VR Takapuna
Responded 4 weeks ago
Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. We are delighted to see you enjoyed what we had to offer! I do apologize for the inconveniences you faced during your stay regarding the bathroom and muddy entrances and have passed on your comments and suggestions to the relative department heads to be addressed. We are working on a maintenance program at this time and hope to see great changes in the near future. We appreciate the feedback and will use it to fine-tune our operations in the hope that upon your next visit we can exceed your expectations. Warm regards, Assistant Manager.
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Bed poorly made, stripped to remake and the underlay was disgustingly flithy, pulled back the net curtains to see the view, they were rotten and rippen in my hand, the bathroom had some mould, and the back of the bathroom door again was flithy, as was the kitchen blind and the kitchen walls, had a lovely little vistor, a small brown cochroach. Had to ask for more soap and toilet paper. Now for the restaurant - don't bother, it all comes out of the freezer! Fresh seasonal vegetables means over cooked frozen vegetables. Asked for the fish in the fish and chips to be grilled - no can't do, it comes freezen. The car park is a disgrace - totally flooded and muddy, as is the drive way to the car park. I couldn't wait to leave! A real shame as this property has fantastic views and is in a great location. Really need to take some major changes
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Response from VRGroup, Front Office Manager at VR Takapuna
Responded 4 weeks ago
Dear Valued Guest, Thanks for your review. Without constructive feedback, we will not be able to improve as a property. There are a number of issues raised in your feedback that will help us improve as a property, like the standard of our building and restaurant. I have addressed your concerns with relevant department heads and will follow up personally to understand what we can do better as a property. It is disappointing to hear that our standards were not up to par and I would like to extend my sincere apologies. We are undertaking a thorough maintenance check and working on up upgrades and the next time you are at our property there will be noticeable differences. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Warm regards, Assistant Manager
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This was our second visit to VR Takapuna. On our first visit two years ago, we were very impressed. Our room was large and spacious, and included a dishwasher, laundry facilities. This trip started with a poor impression of the outside and grounds. The gardens consisted of exposed black polythene, where the bark had disappeared, dead plants in a few scruffy pots and even a dirty cotton bud lying exposed. This definitely did not create a good impression. Once inside the hotel, the room was as nice as on our last visit. The bed was beautifully comfortable and the shower very good. Sadly we tried out the gymnasium and found the equipment all very dilapidated... and making loud noises when used... and I am small! It would really not take much for VR Takapuna to get up their presentation and appeal.
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Response from VRGroup, VR Takapuna Team at VR Takapuna
Responded Jun 18, 2019
Dear Valued Guest, Thank you so much for your feedback. Any feedback we receive helps to make us better. There are a number of issues raised in your feedback that will help us improve as a property. I have passed on your recommendations and feedback to the relevant department heads to address. Kind Regards,
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Really impressed with size, decor and facilities in this executive apartment with private outdoor seating area. Large bathroom included washing machine, dryer. Price per night included extensive selection for continental breakfast and also a voucher for two free wines at the bar, with or without dinner. Mobility parking close to entrance, but found the uneven paving stones were slightly hazardous, especially when it rained. Toilet sited near the restaurant was extremely small compared to the facilities in the apartment. What a fantastic view of the marina and bridge from the restaurant, especially the bridge lighting at night.
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Response from VRGroup, VR Takapuna Team at VR Takapuna
Responded Jun 18, 2019
Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for taking the time to place your feedback about our hotel. I am pleased to hear you had an enjoyable stay and we were able to make your stay Comfortable. Your comments are very appreciated and will be shared with our team. We hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you back again. Kind regards, VR Takapuna Team
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PRICE RANGE
$80 - $163 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
auckland takapuna oaks hotel bayswater
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
Auckland Takapuna Oaks
LOCATION
New ZealandNorth IslandAucklandBayswater
NUMBER OF ROOMS
32
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