Part of the budget-friendly ibis Budget hotels chain, ibis Budget Auckland Airport is located just a five-minute drive from Auckland Airport. Its modern rooms with black-out blinds have access to a 24-hour reception and 24-hour airport shuttle named The Yellow Bus. As well as being ideally positioned for domestic or international airport layovers, the hotel is a 20-minute drive from the city.
ibis Budget Auckland Airport has 198 contemporary rooms, including the Budget Queen Room (12 sq.m.), Budget Room with 2 Single Beds (12 sq.m.), Standard King Room (12 sq.m.), Standard Room with 1 King Bed and Overhead Bunk Bed (12 sq.m.), Standard Room with 2 Single Beds (15 sq.m.) and the Family Room (12 sq.m.).
Featuring bright colour schemes and modern amenities, the hotel rooms are designed for a comfortable layover. Wake yourself for an early flight with the help of the in-room coffee and tea-making facilities. Blackout blinds make it easy to catch up on sleep, while a business desk provides a space to check emails between flights.
Standard room amenities include:
- Air conditioning
- Blackout blinds
- Coffee and tea-making facilities
- Coffee maker
- Flat-screen LCD TV
- Mini refrigerator
Breakfast and Dining
The hotel has access to one restaurant and a bar, as well as two chic à la carte breakfast venues. Altogether, they can handle cocktails, brunch, lunch or dinner for hotel guests.
Szimpla Gastro Bar is adjacent to the ibis Budget Auckland Airport and a firm favourite in the community since 2011. It sports a bistro-style menu and a bar which prepares a range of classic beverages.
Open: 7:00 am – 9:30 pm
Jamaica Blue is the hotel’s breakfast venue, located on the roadside of the hotel. It prepares an la carte breakfast with seven fresh hot and cold meals for guests to choose from.
Open: 7:00 am – 11:00 am
Kawau Kitchen is an alternative breakfast venue at the ibis Budget, which opens half an hour earlier.
Open: 6:30 am – 11:00 am
Facilities and Services
Wi-Fi is available across all communal spaces at ibis Budget Auckland Airport, allowing guests to converse with friends and family at any moment.
For guests wanting to explore the city before their flight, luggage storage is available at the reception for an additional charge.
A laundromat is also located within the building for hotel guests who need to deal with laundry.
Drinks and snacks are available from the hotel vending machine.
Location and Transportation
ibis Budget Auckland Airport is a five-minute drive from Auckland Airport and 20 minutes from Auckland city centre
From Auckland Airport, The Yellow Bus is a 24-hour airport shuttle bus which costs $8 per person from the airport or $6 per person from the hotel. The shuttle departs approximately every 20 – 40 minutes. Children under the age of 12 can use the shuttle for free.
The nearest railway station to ibis Budget Auckland Airport is the Manukau Station, which is approximately a 12-minute drive away.
For hotel guests arriving by car, there is an outdoor car park which operates 24 hours per day.