Takapuna is home to one of New Zealand’s most stunning urban beaches and also to the only volcanic lake in the Auckland region. Both natural beauty spots are popular with locals and within a few minutes’ walk from the hotel.

If you wish to venture further afield you’ll find Auckland’s rugged West Coast beaches and native forests, the vineyards of Waiheke Island, coastal hiking trails, inner harbour boat tours, and the bustling waterfront tourist precinct of Auckland central. All merely an hour or less by car or public transport. We’ve linked to a few essential websites below to help get you started and discover what’s on.