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Christchurch
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As someone who likes to crash on the bed and watch the news when I've had a day of meetings this hotel was a little frustrating. No TV in the bedroom and the TV in the 'lounge' area wasn't positioned for comfortable viewing. Was also a little miffed that the curtains didn't close fully so didn't block out the light... More 

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Whangamata, New Zealand
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6 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016 via mobile

Needed somewhere central for mid week night, this was perfect. Check in easy, not hard to find! Bed a bit soft was only criticism. Easy walk to Queen St, and plenty of restaurants/bars handy. Parking cheap, and easy to access. Will use again!

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Wellington, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2016

The Metropolis is fantastic, for a building that is about 20 years old, it still exudes quality, the fit out has been done in timeless quality materials. The location is perfect, food venues everywhere at the door step. The views if you get a high level room are excellent, it was lovely waking to a view of the Auckland harbour.

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Trnava, Slovakia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2016

Metropolis residences is a serviced property with reception and gym (pool is being reconstructed at the moment) in the heart of the Auckland city centre, a few steps from Queen street- the main shopping street of the city, a few steps from ferries to near islands and a few steps to main attraction of the city centre- the Sky Tower.... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2016

We got a room on the 29th floor and it had a great view of the Sky Tower, Albert Park, Auckland Domain and museum from the balcony. A short walk to bars/restaurants. Clean and comfortable - bed was great (and I have a bad back so that's saying something). We were only there for a night but it would be... More 

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Geelong, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2016 via mobile

5 star Deluxe suite only on top floors maybe with a view. That's what they advertise. I'm on the 11th floor (out of 36), the view is mostly of a construction site, the gym and pool are out of service and it's in bad need of a renovation to be considered even 4 stars. It's in a great location, that's... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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7 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2016 via mobile

Overrated! Might suit some of you well, but I wouldn't go again. Negatives • Confusing reception location - Kitchener St entrance looks like a grand entry for a 5 star hotel, with reception etc, but this is not the hotel reception! The hotel reception is located in a dingy little office on Courthouse Lane, not in the hotel building itself... More 

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Thank MissVanessaAnn
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016

We did a last minute booking at the Metropolis a day before new years eve. It was by far the most affordable decent choice in all of Auckland. The room itself was fantastic, far better than I was expecting. The room had a good sized balcony too, which had great views of the city and the harbour. Reception was a... More 

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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4 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2015

Clean, spacious and comfortable with views to Harbour and Albert Park. No receptionist at check-in, so had to call and wait which was frustrating to gain access. Booked through Agoda who didn't advise check-in procedure so recommend you book directly & clarify check-in requirements. Reported lack of hot water to maintenance who didn't respond during my visit.

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Byron Bay, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

To celebrate the final night of our 6 night NZ holiday we booked a ( for us) expensive night in a luxury suite at Metropolis. Being avid gym junkies we always book accomodation that includes a gym. The gym pictured in the Metropolis website looks amazing. On arrival in the hotel foyer we were met by people who explained they... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Metropolis

Address: The Metropolis Apartments 1 Courthouse Lane, Auckland 1010, New Zealand (Formerly Ascott Auckland Metropolis)
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Auckland Region > Auckland
Price Range: $121 - $167 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Metropolis 5*
Number of rooms: 120
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Also Known As:
Metropolis Hotel Auckland Central
Ascott Hotel Auckland
Metropolis Auckland, New Zealand
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