Parnell, Auckland Central

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#1 of 19 in Historic Sites in Auckland Central
While away at least one day at Parnell, featuring renovated Victorian villas, boutique shops, stylish cafes, and independent art galleries.This suburb of Auckland includes one of the country's major war museums, famed for its Neoclassical architecture and vast collections of Maori and Polynesian artifacts. Take a stroll through the nearby rose gardens, filled with the fragrant scent of dozens of varieties, or admire the modern design of the neighborhood's elegant Anglican cathedral. Numerous award-winning restaurants offer a wide range of cuisines, and on weekends a French market supplies fresh seasonal produce, cheeses, artisanal bread, and many more delicious treats. To visit Parnell on your trip to Auckland Central, use our Auckland Central holiday planner .
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  • October 8, 2017
    When arriving at a new city we like to view this city by train, bus or walk. We took a train from Britomart to Parnell, and walk from Parnell to New market. Finally we took a bus back to our hotel.  more »
  • October 6, 2017
    Took a stroll this morning/afternoon a lot to look at, nice cafes' along the way found three great spots. Recommended if you want something other then walk the strip in Town.  more »
  • October 4, 2017
    We often stroll around Parnell when visiting Auckland as basically I find the CBD shopping region pretty boring. Parnell offers a range of boutique style shops , interesting art galleries & food shops...  more »

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As a modern and cosmopolitan city, Auckland benefits from a range of accommodations. From downtown luxury and boutique hotels to suburban bed and breakfasts, motels, and campsites, visitors of all persuasions and budgets can find something to suit them. A cluster of accommodations around the airport make convenient stops for those traveling late, while the popular harbor area offers rooms with a nice view. RV parks on the edge of town make a great basecamp for getting out into the surrounding landscape.
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