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    Emerald Inn

    16 The Promenade | Takapuna, Takapuna, Auckland 1309, New Zealand
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    • Excellent27%
    • Very good46%
    • Average16%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible5%
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    Wifi
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 124 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We were very nicely surprised when we arrived for our short trip to Auckland. We had 3 nights here, very comfortable bed. I didn't love the hard pillow but on the 2nd night, swapped the pillowcase and used one of the display pillows which was...More

    Thank SallyHoha
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    A very nice, quiet and convenient place to stay. Room was very clean and had everything I needed. While they did not offer breakfast facilities it was only a short 2 minute stroll to the Beach Cafe which I grabbed breakfast from. The Emerald Inn...More

    Thank kellfm
    Response from Emeraldinn, Manager at Emerald InnResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you for taking the time to post your review and we too look forward to your return! Kind regards

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    When I checked into the hotel I was excited. It has a stunning location with the bay 100m away, a really lovely room with kitchen facilities and free wifi. It was soured the next morning when the maid came into my room and woke me...More

    Thank Leisa D
    Response from Emeraldinn, Manager at Emerald InnResponded 4 weeks ago

    I am so sorry you had this bad experience Leisa. I unreservedly apologise for our staff error and can assure you we have addressed the importance of checking details and not disturbing guests while they are staying with us. I would like to offer you...More

    Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

    Stayed here a number of years ago. The update is fabulous. Comfy bed ... great shower. Clean as. What more could I want! Close enough to walk along the beach before leaving . Can't wait for a longer stay

    Thank Carolyn F
    Response from Emeraldinn, Receptionist at Emerald InnResponded 3 October 2017

    Thank you, Carolyn! We look forward to having you back at the Emerald Inn as well!

    Reviewed 28 May 2017

    We found our poolside studio extremely clean and quiet and the gardens are beautiful. There was a microwave, small fridge and a ceramic hob for those wanting to self cater. Though this property is probably past its prime the unit was well appointed and maintained....More

    Thank josied1
    Response from Emeraldinn, Manager at Emerald InnResponded 29 May 2017

    Thank you for your feedback Josie and we do look forward to seeing you agin in the future.

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Outdoor pool
    • Spa
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    • Price range
    • US$ 165 - US$ 301 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 39
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • North Island >
    • Auckland >
    • North Shore >
    • Takapuna
    • Also Known As
    • Emerald Hotel Takapuna ,
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    • Emerald Inn Takapuna, Auckland
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    16 November 2014|
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    Response from Emeraldinn | Property representative |
    Good Afternoon Tim, Our check-in time is from 12pm, however if you book from the night before, you will be able to go straight to your room on arrival. If this isn't an option for you, you are more than welcome to leave... More
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    Response from CardioKiwitraveller | Reviewed this property |
    I have to say that in all the times I have traveled back to New Zealand it has never taken me more than an hour to clear customs and leave the airport. The trip to Takapuna would depend on which day of the week you were... More
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    "all the rooms i think are the same,a nice quite location"
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