Looking for a place to stay for your next family holiday or city break adventure? These hotels come with family-friendly amenities and special treats for the kids.

When planning a family getaway you'll likely be looking for a hotel that offers not only a comfy bed, but also some child-friendly activities, treats and kids menus, plus a place for the adults to get some downtime. Here are our top picks, all centrally located in Auckland meaning you can easily get to must-visit spots around the city and region.

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QT Auckland

If a boutique-style stay is your thing, check out QT Auckland's family getaway offers. With two and three-bedroom accommodation options available, there will be plenty of room for the little ones. Bonus: kids under 12 stay free and eat breakfast free! And this bonus is just for the adults - a bottle of sparkling house wine on arrival. What could be better?


With age-appropriate amenities and entertainment including a pool to splash around in, the Cordis Kids programme offers an experience the kids will always remember. Cody, the red panda mascot will welcome the little VIPs, the family-friendly rooms have a host of treats including a welcome backpack full of goodies. When it comes to food, there’s a special children’s menu, and a playful High Tea by Cordis, just for the kids.

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SkyCity Auckland

The real home away from home. Enjoy Sky City Auckland’s Premium Family Suite with a Californian King in the main bedroom for mum and dad, a bunk-bed bedroom the kids, and a sliding door connecting the two spaces. Kids can enjoy their own 65" TV, board games, cards, a selection of kids’ books and a 'galaxy' projector light. And when they’re ready to eat, check out a range of kid-friendly menu items at Andy’s Burgers and Bar, Fed Deli, Gusto at the Grand and MASU.

Heritage Auckland

Located in the heart of central Auckland, the Heritage Hotel is perfect for a family getaway. The kids will enjoy holiday packs upon arrival, activities on-site and a heated rooftop pool. The concierge team will also be able to assist in selecting local, kid-friendly activities. 

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