The Hotel

There’s no better place to relax before an early morning flight or layover than at Holiday Inn Auckland Airport, conveniently located just 5 minutes away from the Auckland Airport Domestic and International Terminals, tucked away from motorway noises and flight paths.
Whether you are staying in South Auckland for the short-haul or heading overseas with your family, we have 251 hotel rooms with comfy beds, pillow menu and everything you’ll need to make you feel at home and have a great night sleep. Sit back, relax & take a moment to enjoy the peacefulness of our beautiful sub-tropical gardens, al fresco outdoor pool area or relax in our modern refurbished public spaces.
As part of Holiday Inn’s Green Engage policy, we no longer have the Compendium in printed form.

Standard Room

Whether you are travelling as a couple or family, you can choose between our standard one king bed or two double bed room configuration with a view of our lovely courtyard or garden.
Room includes one king bed or two double beds, air conditioning, large TV, bathroom amenities, coffee machine and unlimited high speed internet. 


Enjoy more room to relax in the comfort of your one-bedroom suite, including a separate lounge and balcony overlooking the lush subtropical gardens or pool.
The room includes a king bed, separate living space, air conditioning, a large TV, bathroom amenities, a coffee machine and unlimited high-speed internet. 

Outdoor Pool

The newly renovated hotel pool is located in the central courtyard. Please note the following safety guidelines:
Children under the age of 16 years must be accompanied by an adult
Glassware is not permitted within the fenced area
Open during daylight hours 

Gym Facilities

Stay fit and enjoy working out in our hotel gym. Open 24 hours, the gym is located on the second floor. A range of cardio machines, weights machines and free weights are available.

On-site Car Parking

Complimentary self-service car parks are available for in-house guest use during your stay. A $7 (NZD) daily parking fee applies outside of stay dates.
Alternatively, if you wish to leave your car in the parking lot beyond your hotel stay, you can enjoy up to 15 days parking when you book the Park, Stay & Go Package.

Business Facilities

Not traveling with your laptop, iPad or your own personal device? Not to worry, we have you sorted with business facilities available through our Reception. We can assist with your business needs 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. 

Unlimited high speed internet is available in all guest rooms.

Up-to-date flight information

Maximise your relaxation time and stay up to date with domestic and international departure times for Auckland Airport. Flight departures are displayed on the TV monitors located in the main lobby area. 

Yellow Bus Airport Shuttle

The Yellow Bus is a hotel-airport-hotel transfer service operating 7 days a week. This service calls on our hotel approximately every 40-50 minutes. First pick up from Holiday Inn Auckland Airport is 2:26am, and last pick up from the International Terminal is 2:07am.
The fare is $8.00 one way. Tickets must be purchased prior to boarding the bus. Children 12 and under ride The Yellow Bus for free.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

How far is the hotel from the airport?

The hotel is approximately a 5 minute drive from Auckland Airport.

How do I get to the hotel from the Airport?

The Yellow Bus (third party shuttle service) is a hotel-airport-hotel transfer service operating between 3:20am until 2:07am (next day), 7 days a week. This service calls on our hotel approximately every 40-50 minutes. Ticket machines are located at Auckland Airport bus stops at the international and domestic terminals and in the hotel’s lobby. The fare is $8.00 one way. Tickets must be purchased prior to boarding the bus. Children 12 and under ride The Yellow Bus for free.

Alternatively, you will be able to catch an uber/taxi from the Airport entrance, or rent a vehicle from any of the companies located at Auckland Airport.  

What are the check in and check out times?

Our check in time is 2pm. Our check out time is 11am. If you wish to extend your check out time, please contact Reception. 

Where can I store my bags if I arrive early?

Your bags can be stored with Concierge until you require them.

Where can I get breakfast?

Breakfast is available in Vapor Restaurant. The breakfast buffet is available from 6.00am – 10.00 am weekdays and 5.00 am until 10:30am on weekends. A continental breakfast is $32 per person or a full breakfast is $45 per person.

Where can I rent a car?

All major rental car companies are located at the airport. Please content Reception for more details.

Do you have a laundry service?

The hotel has an external laundry and dry cleaning service collection daily. We also have self-service washing machines and dryers.

What is IHG® One Rewards?

IHG One Rewards is our global rewards programme where you can earn and redeem points for stays at over 6,000 IHG®  hotels worldwide as well as an array of “beyond hotel” rewards including hand-bags, phones and golf clubs. 

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