Long layover at Auckland airport (AKL) or in nearby hotels

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Possibility to spend the night at Auckland airport (AKL), if open 24 hours. Services available, places to rest (free resting zones), or look for the list of nearby hotels and vip lounges.

Layover guide. Sleeping facilities in the public zone or boarding area

Spending the night at the airport
Auckland airport is made up of two terminals, of which only the International Terminal is open 24 hours a day. To avoid bothersome noises, it is recommended to have headphones or earplugs. In addition, temperatures can descend considerably, so have a sleeping bag or blankets ready.
Where to rest: There are some benches with no armrests, but they are few. The best place is the second floor of the International Terminal, with quieter and more secluded areas. The enclosure has several VIP lounges, but they closes at night. In addition, next to the International Terminal there is a hotel.
Baggage: Left-luggage service available, but only from 3:45 am to 11:15 pm.
Eating and drinking: There are some stores that open 24 hours a day on the ground floor and the first level of the International Terminal.
Restrooms: Showers in the Arrivals Halls and the VIP lounges.
Wi-Fi: Free for 45 minutes.
Other services available around the clock: ATMs, duty-free shops, baby care rooms.

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Nearby Hotels

The Novotel Auckland Airport (Tel +64 9257 7200) is located next to the International Terminal. Other accommodations in the surroundings provide shuttles to and from the airport. Ibis Budget Auckland Airport (Tel +64 9255 5152), Sudima Auckland Airport (Tel +64 9551 8888), Heartland Hotel Auckland Airport (Tel +64 9275 4540), Jet Park Hotel & Conference Centre (Tel +64 9275 4100), Airport Gold Star Motel (Tel +64 9275 8199), Airport Manor Inn (Tel +64 9275 0164), Auckland Airport Lodge (Tel +64 9256 2829), Auckland Airport Pacific Inn (Tel +64 9275 1129), Holiday Inn Auckland Airport (Tel +64 9275 1059).

Latest updates: May 18, 2019

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