Ellerslie International Hotel and Conference Centre
Set along Highway 5 and 8.6 km from Auckland Art Gallery, this laid-back motel is 9.7 km from Kelly Tarlton's Sea Life Aquarium and 12.2 km from the Auckland Zoo.
The relaxed rooms come with tea and coffeemaking facilities, flat-screen TVs and free WiFi. Upgraded quarters add separate sitting areas, and/or whirlpool baths.
A casual restaurant/bar serves seasonal dishes and has a patio. Other amenities include a heated outdoor pool, an exercise room and a business centre. Parking is free.