Skycity Grand

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

Price guide: £££££ Less than £100 per person per night

Situated at the base of the iconic Sky Tower in the heart of Auckland’s bustling business district, the magnificent Skycity Grand Hotel occupies an exclusive position next to a heap of the city’s main attractions and eateries. Shop till you drop in the nearby designer shopping precincts and chic markets, or experience the city’s trendiest nightlife scene; it’s all about luxury and location at the Skycity Grand.
Perfect forCouples and families after a stay in the pulsating heart of Auckland.
In the knowIf you’re feeling lucky, the casino located at the base of the Sky Tower makes for a thrilling evening of risk-taking.

Recommended for...

  • Chic Design
  • City Hotel
  • Luxury Hotel
  • Service & Hospitality

Hotel Overview


Auckland’s central business district.

Rooms at Skycity Grand

Luxurious, chic and comfortable, the room interiors at Skycity Grand were designed by internationally acclaimed hotel-designers Chhada Siembieda. Luxuriate in soft furnishings, bold lines and plush bedding, and perhaps indulge in one of the newly refurbished Premium Luxury Harbour View Rooms, flaunting modern interior and stunning views of the Waitemata Harbour.

Food and facilities

Amongst the 18 different bars and restaurants in the vast Skycity complex, we particularly enjoyed The Grill’s contemporary ambience and simple food, whilst the huge buffet breakfast at The Terrace is sure to keep you going for a full day of exploring. The hotel also houses a fully equipped gymnasium, the serene East Day Spa and a 25-metre heated indoor pool.

Activities at Skycity Grand

Adventurous guests can relish in the opportunity to bungee jump off of the 328m Sky Tower - New Zealand’s tallest man-made structure. Alternatively, take a glass-fronted lift up to one of the three viewing platforms and survey the breathtaking panoramic city views. You’re also within a short distance of Auckland’s iconic harbour bridge, and the beautiful Waitakere Ranges.

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