Travelling with Kids? Or planning a family holiday in Auckland? We’ve picked the best hotels for you to enjoy. So, try one of these family friendly hotels in Auckland city. Close to attractions with plenty to keep the kids occupied.

Family Friendly Hotels in Auckland CBD

Crown Plaza Hotel Auckland

Located in Central Auckland the 5 star Crowne Plaza Hotel is great for families. It is close to Aotea Square, 10 pin bowling, movies, restaurants, the sky tower and all that Auckland has to offer. There is a mall downstairs and it’s a 2 minute walk to Queen Street and 10 minutes to the Viaduct. This is a great location for families with young kids or teenagers.

Cordis Auckland Hotel

Located in at the top end of town this 5 star hotel is a long walk from the Viaduct Harbour and Auckland’s waterfront attractions. It’s located over the road from a cemetery which may be of concern to some guests. It’s a beautiful and well appointed hotel that has been recently renovated. It’s close to the Auckland Domain, Middlemore Hospital and The French Cafe. It’s great for couples, business travelers, and families. It’s good value in comparison to other 5 Star hotels in Auckland.

8. Pullman Auckland Hotel

Pullman Auckland is a 5 star hotel located on the Corner of Princess Street and Waterloo Quadrant. Next to Auckland University, Old Government house and Albert Park. It’s a short walk through Albert Park to The Fabulous Auckland Art Gallery and a 20 minute walk to the Viaduct Harbour. This is an older hotel but has been renovated and is of a high standard. It’s great for business travelers, older couples and families.

Kid Friendly Hotels Near Auckland Airport

Naumi Auckland Airport Hotel

Naumi Hotel Auckland Airport is a luxurious retreat. It’s close to Auckland Airport, One tree hill and Manukau. Nearby family friendly attractions include Butterfly Creek, Rocket Ropes and Rainbows End. The Hotel is built around a courtyard with a heated pool and a putting green. There’s a lawn for younger kids to play on.

IBIS Budget Auckland Airport Hotel

This is a 2 star budget hotel close to the airport. With bunk beds in many rooms it’s a great option for families travelling on a budget. It’s an airport hotel so better suited to a single night that a long stay. It’s new and clean and well kept, showing 2 star hotels don’t have to be a bad experience. The location is next to a small mall and has plenty of cheap dining options nearby. It’s close to Rainbows End, Butterfly Creek and Rocket Ropes. It’s also near Manukau Shopping Centre. You’ll need a car if your hoping to explore Auckland from this location.

Jet Park Hotel Auckland Airport

This is a great family hotel. It’s really close to the airport so great for anyone departing or arriving late. it’s also a great option if you have driven to Auckland from another New Zealand city. There is plenty of free parking, a great pool, and plenty of space for kids to play outside.

It’s a great option for New Zealanders going overseas. You can stay the night before an early flight and leave your car in their ample secure parking for up to 14 days at no additional charge. They run a free drop off and pick up to the Airport. It’s also close to Rainbows End, Butterfly Creek, Rocket Ropes and the Manukau Shopping Centre.

Holiday Inn Auckland Airport

Great for families. Holiday Inn is close to Auckland airport. It’s a hotel with a relaxed atmosphere, built around a courtyard with a pool and a lawn for children to play. It’s well priced and very spacious with plenty of room in the lobbies and Restaurant for kids. This is a great option if you can’t afford to be in the City Centre.

Family Friendly Hotels in Manukau

The Sebel Hotel Manukau

The Sebel Hotel Manukau is a brand new hotel. It’s a great option for New Zealand families visiting Auckland. There is plenty of parking, it’s close to many mid priced family restaurants like Lonestar. It’s also really close to Rainbows End theme park, Wero White Water Park and the Manukau Shopping Centre. It’s got excellent access to the motorway when you want to go into the CBD. Allow an hour to get to the CBD in peak traffic.