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4.3 / 5Excellent
1,233 reviews

Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Kitchen
  • Air Conditioning

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Explore the area

Popular LocationAuckland Ferry Terminal14 min drive
Popular LocationPrinces Wharf15 min drive
Popular LocationViaduct Harbour15 min drive
AirportAuckland (AKL-Auckland Intl.)38 min drive

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Free cancellation on all units

You can change or cancel this stay if plans change. Because flexibility matters.

  • Waterview Suite (Complimentary City Ferry)

    Waterview Suite (Complimentary City Ferry)

    Room amenities

    • 50 sq m
    • 1 bedroom
    • 1 bathroom
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Suite, 2 Bedrooms (Complimentary City Ferry)

    Suite, 2 Bedrooms (Complimentary City Ferry)

    Room amenities

    • 80 sq m
    • 2 bedrooms
    • 1 bathroom
    • Harbor view
    • Sleeps 4
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  • Premier Suite, 2 Bedrooms, Harbour View (Complimentary City Ferry)

    Premier Suite, 2 Bedrooms, Harbour View (Complimentary City Ferry)

    Room amenities

    • 90 sq m
    • 2 bedrooms
    • 1 bathroom
    • Harbor view
    • Sleeps 4
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  • Executive Suite (Complimentary City Ferry)

    Executive Suite (Complimentary City Ferry)

    Room amenities

    • 55 sq m
    • 1 bedroom
    • 1 bathroom
    • Sleeps 3
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About this area

Bayswater

Located in Bayswater, VR Takapuna is near a metro station and on the waterfront. Auckland Ferry Terminal and Princes Wharf are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Takapuna Beach and Auckland Domain. Looking to enjoy an event or a game? See what's going on at Spark Arena or Western Springs Stadium.

Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Takapuna Beach - 6 min drive
  • Harbour Bridge - 12 min drive
  • Auckland Ferry Terminal - 14 min drive
  • Princes Wharf - 15 min drive
  • Viaduct Harbour - 15 min drive

Getting around

  • Auckland Britomart Station - 14 min drive
  • Auckland (AKL-Auckland Intl.) - 38 min drive

About this property

VR Takapuna

Luxury aparthotel with marina and restaurant
This smoke-free aparthotel features a marina, a restaurant and a fitness centre. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a bar/lounge, a coffee shop/café and a conference centre are on-site. Each apartment provides a kitchen with a fridge, a hob, a microwave and a dishwasher. Guests will appreciate conveniences, such as a washer/dryer and a living room, while an LCD TV with satellite channels and a DVD player provide a bit of entertainment.
VR Takapuna offers 32 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with MP3 docking stations and washers/dryers. This accommodation offers separate living rooms. Beds feature down comforters and premium bedding. 32-inch LCD televisions come with premium satellite channels and DVD players. Accommodation at this 4-star aparthotel has kitchens with full-sized fridge/freezers, hobs, microwaves and kitchenware and utensils. Bathrooms include a shower, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.
Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers and telephones. Additionally, rooms include minibars and laptop-compatible safes. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.
Recreational amenities at the aparthotel include a fitness centre.

Property amenities

Beach

Near the beach

Internet

Free WiFi

Parking and transport

Free self-parking
Free ferry terminal shuttle
Accessible parking

Family friendly

Cots (infant beds): NZD 25.0 per stay
Childcare in room (surcharge)

Kitchen

Fridge (full size)
Hob
Microwave
Dishwasher
Cookware/dishes/utensils
Coffee/tea maker

Dining

Full breakfast available for a fee daily 7:00 AM–10:00 AM: NZD 25 per person
1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/cafe
1 bar
Minibar
Coffee/tea in a common area
Room service available

Bedrooms

Premium bedding
Down comforter
Rollaway/extra beds: NZD 40.0 per night

Bathrooms

Shower only
Hairdryer
Free toiletries

Living spaces

Living room
Sitting area

Entertainment

32-inch LCD TV with satellite service
DVD player
MP3 docking station
TV in a common area

Outdoor areas

Terrace
Barbecue
Garden

Laundry

Washer/dryer
Dry cleaning/laundry service
Laundry facilities

Work spaces

1 meeting room
Business centre
Computer station
Desk
Conference centre (300 square feet of space)

Comfort

Air conditioning

Pets

No pets allowed

Suitability/Accessibility

Lift
Roll-in shower
Accessible bathroom
In-room accessibility
Soundproofing
Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
Wheelchair-accessible parking
Assistive listening devices available
Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

Concierge services
Tour/ticket assistance
Daily housekeeping
Multilingual staff
Iron/ironing board
Phone
Luggage storage
Blackout curtains
Safe at front desk
Laptop-compatible safe

Location highlights

Near the sea
On the waterfront
Near a metro station
Near a train station

Things to do

Fitness centre
Marina on site

General

32 rooms
3 floors
1 building
Built in 2011
Art Deco architecture

Where to eat

Bayswater – Beachfront café with a bar offering international cuisine.

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 2 PM - 8 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

  • The front desk is open during the following times:<br /><ul><li>Monday-Friday: 7 AM-10 PM</li></ul> <ul><li>Saturday-Sunday: 8 AM-6 PM</li></ul>
  • Guests arriving outside these times should use the speakerphone located on the right side of the main entrance. Press the button and provide your name and details to the operator, the main door will then open for you. Pick up your room key which is placed in an envelope with your room number and instructions on the reception desk. Please follow these instructions, if you have any issues please call the number provided on the reception counter (next to phone).

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for NZD 40.0 per night.
  • Cots (infant beds) are available for NZD 25.0 per stay.

Payment types

Diners Club
JCB International
Mastercard
American Express
Visa

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Breakage deposit: NZD 250 per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for full breakfast: NZD 25 per person (approximately)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: NZD 25.0 per stay
  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD 40.0 per night
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 2.5 per cent

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
    Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the ferry terminal. Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

National rating

This property has been awarded a star rating from the Australian star ratings agency, Star Ratings Australia.
This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. We have provided a rating based on our rating system.

Property is also known as

  • Auckland Takapuna Oaks Apartment Bayswater
  • Auckland Takapuna Oaks Apartment
  • Auckland Takapuna Oaks Bayswater
  • Auckland Takapuna Oaks
  • VR Takapuna Apartment Bayswater
  • VR Takapuna Apartment
  • VR Takapuna Bayswater
All reviews

Guest reviews

4.3

Excellent

5 - Excellent
599
4 - Good
450
3 - Okay
118
2 - Mediocre
45
1 - Poor
21
4.4
Cleanliness
4.2
Service and Staff
4.0
Amenities
4.1
Property condition

3/5

  • Liked: Cleanliness

The property is tired and many of the amenities such as the dishwasher or Clothes washers don't work.

Stayed 14 nights in Mar. 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Carpets were stained. Reception closed at night. Great ferry access to city. Ample parking Generous room size.

Stayed 8 nights in Mar. 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 1 night in Feb. 2020

1/5

    This traveller didn’t leave comments with their review
    Stayed 9 nights in Feb. 2020

    3/5

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    Nice view from our suite. Mismatched toilet seat. Ensuite bathroom position meant second couple had to walk right around the bed of first couple during the night to pee.

    Stayed 1 night in Feb. 2020