Bring your wallet, Britomart Hotels are not cheap. You can live out your hipster dreams in Auckland City’s most fashionable neighbourhood.

Britomart is where young rich Auckland comes to play. But don’t worry you’ll be welcome too; as long as you’re cool, hot, rich or all of the above.

Seriously though bring your wallet. Britomart is home to some of Auckland’s finest 5 Star hotels, coolest bars, finest restaurants, and most expensive boutique shopping.

Hotels in Britomart

The Hotel Britomart in Britomart Square

The Hotel Britomart  opened its doors October 2020. This 5 star hotel is now one of Auckland’s finest. Smart contemporary design with soul is what they are aiming at. The Hotel is aiming to be certified as NZ’s first 5 Green Star hotel. Don’t worry it has 5 regular stars as well. This will be top end luxury right in the centre of Auckland’s most fashionable spot.

SO/ Auckland Hotel sexy bath with amazing city views

Get your freak on in Britomart’s sexiest hotel. SO/ Auckland Hotel is one of Auckland’s newest 5 star hotels. Designed by WORLD, almost everything about this hotel is sexy from the lobby to the rooftop cocktail bar. Exhibitionists will love the bath by the floor to ceiling windows. Amazing city views at night. The most romantic accommodation Auckland has to offer.

romantic boutique hotel room with small table and chairs plus very large bed at Hotel Grand Windsor room

You’ll feel like a young Marilyn Monroe in this Boutique hotel. It’s 1940’s style with all the modern conveniences.

Voted the best new hotel in the world 2018 Fable Auckland oozes old world style and luxury. It’s a 5 star hotel located at the bottom end of Queenstreet in a historic building. This is a prime location next to the best shopping in the CBD, and only a short walk to one of Auckland’s best restaurants, Cassia. Only a stone’s throw from Britomart and 5 minutes walk from Viaduct Harbour. This hotel has location and style. So it’s great for local couples on a romantic weekend, or couples visiting Auckland for a holiday.

Room service sitting on giant bed in hotel room with views of Auckland's harbour

Recent renovations make Britomart’s Movenpick Auckland Hotel one of the top 5 star hotels in Auckland. Located in the heart of Britomart, on Customs Street East at the foot of Queen Street in the Auckland CBD.

Britomart is a very central location and handy to everything on the Auckland waterfront. So why not take a ferry to a Waiheke Island, or stroll to the Viaduct Harbour. Shop Auckland’s CBD or take a train to Newmarket, Auckland’s best shopping district.

Movenpick Auckland is a 5 star Auckland hotel with clean, modern well decorated rooms in a central Britomart location, great for couples or business travellers.

Huge bed in 5 star boutique Hotel DeBrett

Hotel DeBrett is a beautifully restored and renovated Art Deco themed 5 star Boutique Hotel located on High Street in the heart of Auckland City. It’s proximity to Shortland Street makes it perfect for business people who are needing to be in the city centre.

DeBrett’s has got plenty of character and history, and because there’s only 25 rooms you know you will be well looked after. This is a very central location so it’s an easy walk to Britomart and the Viaduct Harbour.

If you’re staying here don’t miss dining at the nearby Cassia restaurant, it’s one of Auckland’s best.

Auckland Harbour Suites

Auckland Harbour Suites

Oak Hotels Auckland Harbour Suites offers Studio, 1 and 2 bedroom apartments in an excellent Britomart location. located on Gore Street opposite the fabulous SO/ Hotel. Ask for a high floor room to get the best views. If you want to stay at SO/ but can’t afford it then this is the hotel for you.

Quest on Queen Serviced Apartments

Quest on Queen serviced apartments hotel on Auckland's queenstreet near britomart in the Auckland CBD.

Quest on Queen offers 1 bedroom serviced apartments in an excellent location at the bottom end of Queen Street. Really close to Britomart train station and a short walk to the Viaduct in the heart of Auckland CBD. As with all Quest apartments these all have a working kitchen and laundry facilities in the bathroom.

Nesuto Celestion Apartment Hotel

Nesuto Celestion Apartment Hotel

This is a large apartment hotel located on the edge of Britomart. It’s an excellent central location and offers a range of apartments and hotel rooms. From standard hotel rooms to studios, one and two bedrooms plus a penthouse on the top floor. Nesuto Celestion is 4 star apartment living. All apartments have kitchen facilities, the hotel rooms do not, so be careful when booking to get the style of room that suits you.

Nesuto Stadium Apartment Hotel

Nesuto Stadium Apartment Hotel

This is a large apartment hotel located at the Spark Arena end of Britomart. It’s near the waterfront and you can walk to anywhere in the CBD from this location. Also a short walk from Britomart Station and the Ferry Terminal

The hotel is of a higher standard than many apartment hotels in Auckland with generous room sizes. It’s been renovated in late 2019. There’s a mixture of studio, one and two bedroom apartments as well as standard hotel rooms without cooking and laundry facilities. Make sure you check the details when booking. This is easily 4 star standard accommodation.


Britomart is a newly fashionable suburb at the bottom of Auckland’s Queen Street. Connecting the CBD to the Viaduct. It used to be a pretty rough part of town full of strip clubs and sailors bars servicing the port but in recent years it has been rather gentrified. Britomart station is Auckland’s main transport hub with all trains into the city ending up at Britomart. It’s also home to the main ferry terminal for those looking to explore the Hauraki Gulf. Britomart now contains several of Auckland’s top Hotels with more under construction. The area has a number of great restaurants, bars, and nightclubs. It’s fast become Auckland’s most exclusive shopping district with major luxury brands such as Tiffany’s jewellers Gucci and Prada as well as top NZ boutiques. Britomart’s Spark Arena is a popular concert and sports venue with a capacity of 12,000 people. Britomart still has a seedy side with a few strip clubs and massage parlours giving the area just a hint of danger (at 3am on a Saturday night) and excitement. Popular Hotels in Britomart are SO/Grand Mercure, Adina Apartment HotelHotel Grand Windsor, and Hotel DeBrett.

Not to be missed Britomart Highlights

Top Britomart Bars & Restaurants

HI-SO bar – This rooftop bar is one of Auckland’s coolest spots.

Cafe Hanoi – Auckland’s best Vietnamese restaurant

XuXu – Cocktails and dumplings

Cassia – Modern Indian Cuisine

Seven – Rooftop restaurant and bar

Tommys Champagne Parlor – Champagne Bar

Ostoro – Fine dining with sea views by renowned chef Josh Emett

Fukuko Bar – Extraordinary Japanese Bar

Roxy – Britomart’s hottest late night club

The Jefferson – 500 Whiskeys

Britomart Shopping Highlights

WORLD – Top NZ boutique label

Allbirds – Iconic NZ wool sneakers

Zambesi – Top NZ Fashion Label

Kate Sylvester – NZ Fashion Designer

Lululemon – Yoga pants

Karen Walker – Top NZ fashion Designer

Tiffany & Co – Jewelers

Trelise Cooper – NZ Fashion label

Chanel – French chic boutique

Fabric – Top international labels

Huffer – NZ’s hottest street wear