Urban explorer: Queen Street

It’s considered Auckland’s main street, the axis on which the city spins.


 Queen Street and Auckland CBD at night. © David Wall Photography

Find out more

Things to do

Motu Manawa-Pollen Island Marine Reserve

The Motu Manawa–Pollen Island Marine Reserve, adjacent to Auckland's Northwestern motorway protects 500ha of the inner reaches of the Waitemata Harbour.  Read the story . . . 

Domain Lodge Visit website

Domain Lodge is a modern and welcoming motor lodge conveniently located in the central city and is an ideal choice for corporate or leisure, especially . . . More . . . 

4.0 /5
From $99
4.0 /5
Best Price Around
Dukes Midway Lodge Visit website

Our motel is in a quiet well appointed location only 8 kilometers to Auckland's central business district. We are close to fine restaurants, cafes and . . . More . . . 

From $99

Book now

Book now

Find out more

Heritage and history

New Zealand on film: more than hobbits and snowy mountainscapes

Movies have put New Zealand on the map. But there's much more to New Zealand film than The Lord of the Rings... Read the story . . . 

4.5 /5
From $110
4.5 /5
Bavaria Bed & Breakfast Hotel Visit website

A small, charming hotel only 7 minutes (3km) from the city centre in the heart of historic Mt Eden. With 11 guest rooms, we assure . . . More . . . 

From $110

Book now

Book now

Find out more

Activities

Boating: Kiwis on the water

Going to the beach, lake or river for a splash is so commonplace in New Zealand, we seldom spare a thought for those in land-locked in places, thousands of kilometres from the shore. Read the story . . . 

Summer Must-Do's
Must-Do's
Things to do
3.8 /5
3.8 /5
Sai Motels - Greenlane Auckland Visit website

Sai Motels - Greenlane offers cozy city central budget motel accommodation with traditional hospitality and round-the clock service. Located very close to the Central Park . . . More . . . 

Book now

Book now

Find out more

Food and drink

Street food and markets: around the world in New Zealand

From bacon butties in Dunedin to dumpling and donuts in Auckland or fresh veges on Wellington's windy waterfront, New Zealand's food markets are a great way to eat. Read the story . . . 

3.8 /5
From $150
3.8 /5
Best Price Around
Royal Park Lodge Visit website

Centrally located in Greenlane, Auckland. 21 executive well-appointed spacious suites, located in lovely garden setting bordered by native trees. Short walk to supermarket, shops, café . . . More . . . 

From $150

Book now

Book now

3.3 /5
3.3 /5
Best Price Around
Uenuku Backpackers Lodge Visit website

We provide backpackers' accommodation right in the heart of Auckland. Uenuku Lodge is a small, friendly, comfortable and clean house, and is the only backpackers' . . . More . . . 

Book now

Book now

Find out more

Food and drink

New Zealand produce: fresh is best

Fresh is best. That is undoubtedly the case when it comes to New Zealand produce – it’s one of the single greatest things our country has to offer. Read the story . . . 

NZ Maritime Museum Visit website

New Zealand Maritime Museum is a place of dreams, daring feats, amazing journeys, burning ambition, passion, human endeavour, imagination, exploration, and courage. . . . More . . . 

Find out more

Activities

Central Auckland: bustling, beautiful, always beguiling

Auckland. Our diverse and buzzing supercity attracts lovers of good food, good beaches and hearty adventures in the great outdoors. Read the story . . . 

1
2
3
4
5
6
Showing 1 - 16 of 87 results