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    VR Takapuna

    1 Beresford Street, Bayswater, Auckland 0622, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent52%
    • Very good30%
    • Average11%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible2%
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    “ferry tickets” (22 reviews)
    “auckland city” (51 reviews)
    “north shore” (23 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast Buffet
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    4.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed August 21, 2017

    We had travelled to Takapuna for a family funeral. We checked out of a disgusting Motor inn in Takapuna after one night of a prepaid three nights .I am in a wheelchair and the so called disabilty unit was pitiful .My Melbourne based daughter found...More

    Thank Sonia S
    Response from VRGroup, Manager at VR TakapunaResponded August 24, 2017

    Dear Sonia S, Thank you for staying with us at VR Takapuna and taking the time to give us a feedback on your latest stay. we were delighted to read you had a comfortable stay and very much enjoyed the experience. We are a 5...More

    Reviewed August 17, 2017

    On checking in we received a room upgrade which was a lovely surprise. The room we stayed in was clean and very comfortable. The ferry tickets were a nice touch as was the breakfasts. You could not fault the friendliness of the staff during our...More

    Thank bss904
    Response from VRGroup, Manager at VR TakapunaResponded August 19, 2017

    Dear bss904, Thank you for the amazing review. We were absolutely thrilled and very much appreciate your kind words for VR Takapuna hospitality and staff. We were delighted to know you enjoyed your stay in ungraded specious room with a harbour view & ferry ride....More

    Reviewed August 17, 2017 via mobile

    I came across VR Takapuna by accident (normal accommodation fully booked) but am pleased I did. This is apartment style accommodation that is a little out of the way but worth the drive. It is located on the coastline so has great views of the...More

    Thank Craig L
    Response from VRGroup, Manager at VR TakapunaResponded August 19, 2017

    Dear Craig L, Thank you for talking time to share your feedback on your recent stay with VR Takapuna. We were delighted to read you had a great stay and particularly enjoyed room facilities and outstanding view of Harbour and Auckland city. We look forward...More

    Reviewed August 12, 2017

    What a wonderful place, great service, friendly people & awesome views. The rooms were a great size with full Kitchen, washing machine , all you could want . You could have a full breakfast or continental Breakfast in the ground floor resturant & lovely meal...More

    Thank noelmclean
    Response from VRGroup, Manager at VR TakapunaResponded August 15, 2017

    Dear noelmclean, Thank you for your fantastic feedback on your recent stay at VR Takapuna. We were delighted to read that, you had a great experience and enjoyed the delicious meal at our Sunset Lounge and the service you received from our team. I will...More

    Reviewed August 8, 2017

    A last minute booking that was brilliantly dealt with. The hotel is in a fantastic location with great views, plenty of parking and great value for money. The room was clean and tidy and had everything we needed with plenty of room. The staff were...More

    Thank mrsjbarton
    Response from VRGroup, Manager at VR TakapunaResponded August 8, 2017

    Dear mrsjbarton, Thank you so much for your fantastic feedback on your recent stay here at VR Takapuna. We were delighted to read that, you had a great experience with us. A positive guest experience is something our team take great pride in so we...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Restaurant
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Conference Facilities
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Banquet Room
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • $130 - $284 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 32
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • North Island >
    • Auckland >
    • Bayswater
    • Also Known As
    • Auckland Takapuna Oaks Hotel Bayswater ,
    • VR Takapuna Auckland/Bayswater
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    vduncan2929
    February 5, 2017|
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    Response from VRGroup | Property representative |
    Dear Vduncan 29, Thanks for your query, you can contact Information Centre upon arrival at the airport and they will arrange super shuttle or you can book online as well. It's very convenient. Thanks VR Takapuna Team.
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    January 14, 2017|
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    Response from Meramat T | Reviewed this property |
    The property is secluded so I found it very convenient that I had rented a car, and drove the 1 hour journey from the airport.(Alternarively, Uber maybe available in Auckland now) No problem to check in during off hours... More
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    Luz S
    October 25, 2016|
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    Response from John S | Reviewed this property |
    Hi Luz, Yes there is daily housekeeping. There is also daily self-serve continental breakfast, or you can order something. No need to worry about damp towels.
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