Sofitel Auckland Viaduct Harbour

Location: Auckland, Bay of Islands & Northland | New Zealand

French chic meets New Zealand elegance at the Sofitel Auckland Viaduct Harbour. Luxurious and contemporary, the hotel is located in the heart of the city’s maritime district and features breathtaking views of the nearby shimmering Waitemata Harbour.
Perfect forCouples and families after sophistication in a superb location.
In the knowFinish your evening at the hotel’s celebrated Sabrage Champagne Bar for a post-dinner drink.

Recommended for...

  • City Hotel
  • Family-friendly
  • Food & Wine
  • Setting & Views

Hotel Overview

Sense of Place

The hotel sits in the centre of Auckland’s maritime district, between the Viaduct Harbour development and the Wynyard Quarter.

Rooms at Sofitel Auckland Viaduct Harbour

The contemporary rooms at Sofitel Auckland Viaduct Harbour feature palatial floor-to-ceiling windows with panoramic views of the city or the Waitemata Harbour below. Enjoy the view from your private balcony, and unwind in the elegant marble bathrooms with delightfully deep soaking tubs, selecting some soothing background music from your in-room Bose sound system.

Food & Drink

The hotel’s restaurant, Lava Dining, offers an innovative menu thanks to its focus on regional produce. Expect food with a French flair, in line with the hotel’s heritage. For a lunchtime appetiser in true French style, make sure you stop by the trendy 21 Viaduct Cafe to relax by the waterside with a freshly-baked pastry.


The hotel has a fully-equipped fitness centre, a spa and sauna to bliss out in, and an indoor pool. 

Activities at Sofitel Auckland Viaduct Harbour

You couldn’t really be better situated to explore the restaurants, shops and bars that line the harbour’s waterfront. Spend the day on a harbour cruise, walk to the sprawling SkyCity complex or take a short drive to the Vector Arena.

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Hotel location

The airport is just over 10 miles away, around a 20-minute drive.

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