Gideons Rugby Trip Australia vs Ireland in New Zealand

Eden Park is New Zealand's largest stadium with around half a million fans attending matches each year.

For over 100 years, Eden Park has been the home of Auckland Cricket and for 85 years the home of Auckland Rugby. Some of New Zealnd's greatest sporting events have been held at Eden Park including the Empire Games in 1950, Rugby World Cup, Cricket World Cup and Bledesloe Cup.

In order to accommodate the Rugby World Cup in 2011 the current capacity of 50,000 seats will be increased to 60,000.

The Rugby World Cup 2011 venue of Eden Park is located in the heart of Auckland. It is easily accessible by local bus and rail networks, or a short drive less than 3km from the city centre.

There is a range of accommodation available in Auckland City plus several suburban hotels within a 5km radius of Eden Park. See the list below for our recommended hotels for the Rugby World Cup 2011, Australia vs Ireland.


4 self rated
157 Hobson Street Auckland New Zealand
With a stay at Auckland City Hotel - Hobson Street in Auckland, you'll be minutes from Aotea Centre and Sky Tower. This 4-star hotel is close to University of Auckland and Mt. Eden.Rooms Make yourself at home in one of the 138 air-conditioned rooms featuring minibars and LCD televisions. High-speed...more
4.5 self rated
171 Queen Street Auckland 1001 New Zealand
With a stay at CityLife Auckland, you'll be centrally located in Auckland, steps from Queen Street Shopping District and DFS Galleria Auckland. This 4.5-star hotel is close to Sky Tower and University of Auckland.Rooms Make yourself at home in one of the 190 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigera...more
4.5 self rated
128 Albert St Auckland 1030 New Zealand
A stay at Crowne Plaza Auckland places you in the heart of Auckland, steps from SKYCITY Auckland Convention Centre and Sky Tower. This 4.5-star hotel is close to University of Auckland and Mt. Eden.Rooms Make yourself at home in one of the 352 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators and miniba...more
4 self rated
35 Hobson Street Auckland 1010 New Zealand
Just 5 minutes’ walk from Viaduct Harbour, Heritage Hotel offers stylish accommodation with satellite TV. It features 2 fitness centres. Guests receive 2GB of free WiFi per 24 hours. The Heritage Auckland offers 2 swimming pools - one indoor and one outdoor heated rooftop pool. There is also a tenni...more
5 self rated
Princes Wharf, 147 Quay Street Auckland 1010 New Zealand
Renovated in 2016, HIlton Auckland offers stylish rooms and suites in an idyllic location at the end of Princes Wharf. Guests can enjoy luxury dining at FISH restaurant, which offers a creative menu with a focus on fresh local ingredients. Guests receive access to an outdoor swimming pool and indoor...more
5 star
2 High Street Auckland 1010 New Zealand
This stylish boutique hotel in the heart of Auckland CBD (Central Business District) is a short walk from the Viaduct Harbour and the Sky Tower. It offers free Wi-Fi and an off-site modern fitness centre. Guests enjoy free continental breakfast. All rooms at the Hotel DeBrett have air conditioning,...more
3 self rated
1 Hobson Street Auckland 1010 New Zealand
Overlooking Auckland’s famous Viaduct Harbour, Hotel Grand Chancellor Auckland City offers a fitness centre and an indoor swimming pool. Situated in Auckland CBD (Central Business District), all accommodation features a balcony with views towards the city or the harbour. All rooms at the Grand Chanc...more
3.5 self rated
72-112 Greenlane Road East Auckland 1543 New Zealand
With a stay at ibis Auckland Ellerslie in Auckland (Greenlane - Ellerslie), you'll be minutes from Mercy Ascot Hospital and Ellerslie Racecourse. This hotel is close to Mt. Eden and University of Auckland.Rooms Make yourself at home in one of the 100 air-conditioned guestrooms. Satellite programming...more
3 self rated
411 Queen Street Auckland 68241 New Zealand
With a stay at Kiwi International Hotel, you'll be centrally located in Auckland, steps from Auckland Baptist Tabernacle and Myers Park. This family-friendly hotel is close to Sky Tower and University of Auckland.Rooms Make yourself at home in one of the 120 guestrooms. Complimentary wireless Intern...more
5 self rated
Princes Street And Waterloo Quadrant Auckland New Zealand
With a stay at Pullman Auckland, you'll be centrally located in Auckland, minutes from Old Government House and University of Auckland. This 5-star hotel is close to Sky Tower and Mt. Eden.Rooms Make yourself at home in one of the 347 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators and minibars. Flat-...more
4.5 self rated
71 Mayoral Drive Auckland 1001 New Zealand
With a stay at Rendezvous Hotel Auckland, you'll be centrally located in Auckland, steps from Aotea Centre and Aotea Square. This 4.5-star hotel is close to Sky Tower and University of Auckland.Rooms Make yourself at home in one of the 452 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators and minibars....more
4 self rated
380 Queen Street Auckland 1001 New Zealand
With a stay at Scenic Hotel Auckland, you'll be centrally located in Auckland, steps from Auckland Town Hall and Aotea Square. This 4-star hotel is close to Sky Tower and University of Auckland.Rooms Make yourself at home in one of the 97 air-conditioned rooms featuring kitchenettes with refrigerato...more
4.5 self rated
Corner Victoria and Federal Streets Auckland New Zealand
A stay at Skycity Hotel places you in the heart of Auckland, steps from SkyCity Casino and Sky Tower. This 5-star hotel is close to University of Auckland and Mt. Eden.Rooms Make yourself at home in one of the 323 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators and iPod docking stations. Wired and wir...more
5 self rated
21 Viaduct Harbour Avenue Lighter Quay Auckland 1001 New Zealand
Located in Auckland, Sofitel Auckland Viaduct Harbour is on the waterfront and minutes from Victoria Park and Viaduct Harbour. This 5-star hotel is close to Sky Tower and University of Auckland.Rooms Make yourself at home in one of the 172 air-conditioned rooms featuring iPod docking stations and fl...more
4 self rated
10 Waterloo Quadrant Auckland 1010 New Zealand
Overlooking Waitemata Harbour and Albert Park, The Quadrant Hotel and Suites offers self-contained accommodation with a private balcony and free Wi-Fi. It features a bar, a hot tub and a fitness centre. Situated in Auckland CBD (Central Business District), all accommodation features a fully equipped k...more
4 self rated
465 Great North Road, Grey Lynn Auckland 1021 New Zealand
The Surrey Hotel and Motel offers a wide variety of rooms from motel studios to 2 Bedroom Apartments. Guests enjoy 2 hours of free WiFi per day, per booking The property is conveniently located just a 5-minute drive from the Auckland CBD. Guests can take advantage of the complimentary parking, so th...more

Apollo Hotel Auckland

4 self rated
90-92 Nelson St Auckland 1010 New Zealand
Offering comfortable self-contained apartments, Apollo Hotel Auckland is the perfect base from which to explore Auckland. Situated in Auckland CBD (Central Business District), all apartments offer satellite TV and a DVD player. Guests have access to a swimming pool, sauna and fitness centre at a nea...more
4.5 self rated
188 Hobson Street Auckland 1010 New Zealand
With a stay at Auckland City Oaks, you'll be centrally located in Auckland, minutes from Aotea Centre and Sky Tower. This 4.5-star apartment is close to University of Auckland and Mt. Eden.Rooms Make yourself at home in one of the 120 individually furnished guestrooms, featuring kitchens with refrig...more

Oaks Auckland Harbour

4 self rated
16 Gore Street Auckland 1036 New Zealand
Just 5 minutes’ walk from Viaduct Harbour, Auckland Harbour Oaks offers 1GB free WiFi per stay and modern apartments with amazing harbour or city views. Guests have access to a fitness centre and heated outdoor pool. Situated in Auckland CBD (Central Business District), Auckland Harbour Oaks Apartme...more
4.5 self rated
70-74 Albert Street Auckland 1010 New Zealand
With a stay at Barclay Suites, you'll be centrally located in Auckland, steps from DFS Galleria Auckland and St. Patrick's Cathedral. This 4.5-star apartment is close to Sky Tower and University of Auckland.Rooms Make yourself at home in one of the 110 guestrooms, featuring kitchens with full-sized...more
4.5 self rated
2 White Street Auckland 1010 New Zealand
With a stay at Bianco off Queen in Auckland (Newton), you'll be minutes from Auckland International College and Auckland Town Hall. This 4.5-star apartment is close to University of Auckland and Sky Tower.Rooms Make yourself at home in one of the 178 guestrooms featuring microwaves and DVD players....more
4 self rated
6-12 St. Martins Lane Auckland 1010 New Zealand
Located in the Auckland CBD, Waldorf St Martins Apartments Hotel offers spacious apartments with balconies. Upper Queen Street, Karangahape Road, Auckland Hospital, the Auckland Domain and War Memorial Museum are all within 2 km from the property. Sky City Casino and the Spark Arena can be reached b...more
3.5 self rated
85 Wakefield Street Auckland 1001 New Zealand
Waldorf Tetra Hotel Apartments is in the heart of Auckland, walking distance from St. Paul's Church and Auckland International College. This apartment is close to University of Auckland and Sky Tower.Rooms Make yourself at home in one of the 30 air-conditioned rooms featuring kitchenettes with refri...more
4 self rated
40 Beach Road Auckland 1010 New Zealand
Centrally located in the heart of Auckland CBD (Central Business District), Waldorf Stadium provides self-contained accommodation with private balconies and fully equipped kitchens. It features access to a swimming pool and fitness centre. Guests receive 1GB of free WiFi per day. The air-conditioned...more
5 self rated
8 Customs Street Auckland 1001 New Zealand
Located in the heart of Auckland's waterfront district, overlooking the thriving Viaduct Harbour and surrounded by designer boutiques and award winning restaurants, Grand Mercure Auckland boasts 207 guest rooms and a dedicated conference and event floor. The elegantly refurbished rooms and suites at...more
3 self rated
27-35 Victoria Street West Auckland 1010 New Zealand
Located in Auckland CBD (Central Business District), 100 metres from the iconic Sky Tower, President Hotel Auckland offers spacious accommodation, a fitness room and fully equipped meeting facilities. Guest receive free WiFi on unlimited devices. Non-smoking throughout, all studios, suites and apart...more
5 self rated
90 Federal Street Auckland 1010 New Zealand
Skycity Grand Hotel Auckland offers contemporary 5-star rooms and suites with views of Auckland Harbour and the city skyline. Guests enjoy award-winning restaurants, a bar, a fitness centre and a luxurious day spa. Guests enjoy free WiFi in the rooms. The Skycity entertainment complex, featuring a 2...more
4 self rated
100 Greys Avenue Auckland 1010 New Zealand
Amora Hotel is centrally located in Auckland CBD (Central Business District), just a short walk from major shopping and entertainment areas. Each room at Amora Hotel Auckland offers a kitchenette, washing machine/dryer and a private balcony. Many rooms feature a spa bath with wooden shutters that op...more
4 self rated
150 Anzac Avenue Auckland 1140 New Zealand
Located close to Auckland’s scenic harbour, the Copthorne Hotel is a 4-star property offering spacious guest accommodation and great views over the city and the water. The hotel is within easy walking distance of Queen Street and Auckland CBD (Central Business District). The Copthorne Hotel Auckland...more
4 self rated
85-89 Custom Street West Auckland 1010 New Zealand
This 4-star hotel is centrally located alongside the Viaduct Harbour, in Auckland CBD (Central Business District). The Sebel Auckland Viaduct Harbour is within 10 minutes' walk of a variety of shopping and dining options. The Sebel Auckland Viaduct Harbour offers an intimate setting and features pan...more
5 self rated
8 Albert Street Auckland 1143 New Zealand
This 5-star boutique apartment hotel is ideally located in the very heart of Auckland CBD (Central Business District). It is within easy walking distance of Viaduct Harbour and Auckland's premier business district. The Sebel Quay West Auckland provides spacious apartments that are luxuriously furnis...more
4 self rated
222 Greenlane West Auckland 1051 New Zealand
Located in Greenlane, opposite the EXPO centre and Alexandra Raceway, Parklane Motor Lodge offers free WiFi and free on-site parking. You can take a bus to Auckland CBD, directly outside the motel. Parklane Motel offers a range of open-plan studios with a well-equipped kitchenette. Many studios offe...more

Map

Click for hotel map including nearby hotels

Book with Hotel.com.au

  • Free cancellation on most rooms
  • Huge range of over 2M+ hotels, resorts, apartments, holiday homes + more
  • Compare, book & save $
  • No booking fees
  • Best price guarantee
  • Price guardian™ Don't book without it.
  • 100% Australian owned
  • Daily deals for inspiration to take a break!
    Facebook.com/Hotelcomau
    Hotel.com.au/Blog

Our Customers

  • The Sebel Hawkesbury was excellent. Great friendly staff and excellent rooms. 11/10 Highly recommend this Hotel
    A Denman
  • .... reservation process was fast and smooth. Grand Hyatt hotel has met our expectations. Our flight was very late and they allowed us to have late check out at 4 pm without extra charges. Definitely we will book again with Hotel.com.au
    D Purnamasari
  • Booking our hotel was a fast and painless process with Hotel.com.au. A tick for your company.
    C Lee
  • The resevation service was simple to use and efficient.
    L Britz
Close Ad