The city’s latest gay-friendly hotel mixes elements of London sophistication, Sydney cool, and New York style combined with the distinctive world class Kiwi hospitality. Worthy of the most discerning traveller, Rydges Auckland is the city’s best kept secret—until now. This is a Rainbow Tourism Accredited hotel standing proudly above the city on Hobson Street. Rydges Auckland presents the new Hobson Tower, complete with 88 stunning guest rooms to form a total 267 room urban oasis in the heart of Auckland.
Just seconds away from the hotel is Sky City Casino and Convention Centre offering a wide choice in entertainment, dining, and gaming options. The jewel in Auckland’s skyline—the 328m tall Sky Tower—is also close at hand. A short stroll takes one to the Auckland Viaduct Harbour offering a variety of bars, cafes, and restaurants along the picturesque waterfront. For those looking for nightlife the hotel is close to the action in the city and if you are visiting Auckland for a concert or event Vector Arena is just minutes away.
The newly revitalised rooms are designed to exude warmth and sublime comfort. Each accommodation includes a specialised workstation, 32 inch LCD television, air conditioning, up to the minute broadband, and Wi-Fi access for the internet lovers in all of us. All rooms enjoy views of the inner city, many looking over the Sky Tower, while the Harbour View rooms enjoy expansive views of the Auckland Harbour Bridge and the picturesque Waitemata Harbour.
The room amenities include:
- Pay TV Movies
- Complimentary Tea & Coffee making facilities
- 32″ LCD TV
- Iron & Ironing Board
- Mini bar & refrigerator
- Direct dial ISD/STD telephones
- AM/FM clock radio
- Ergonomic workstation & chair
- Broadband internet connection
- In room safe
There are also several dining options within the hotel. Whether it’s an intimate dinner, a small celebration, or a large corporate function, Rydges has the perfect place to dine. The STK House Bar & Grill can accommodate you day and night. We guarantee whether its breakfast, lunch, or dinner, the atmosphere will be casual by day, chic by night and always enjoyable. Or you can stop by the ‘Barist’a On the Corner’ cafe for your morning fix of caffeine and delicious sweet treats. Or the ultimate when you slip off your shoes at the end of a long night and enjoy the range of 24hr in-room dining. Whatever you do when you stay, discover what all the fuss is about and don’t miss out on these fabulous brand new restaurants and bars.