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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Music Venue
“The Bruce Mason Centre is only 110 metres away! Popular spot for comedy shows, concerts, etc.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Bus Station
“Main Bus Station in Albany. More information and timetables can be found on: www.at.govt.nz.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Farmers Market
“This is an excellent very close supermarket. Close by there is a cluster of small shops, such as vegetable, bakery, post, fish, convenience, alcohol, fuel, beauty.”
  • 11 locals recommend
Library
“Provides free internet, so if you need to do some work while outside, it is one of the option! Otherwise, relax and read a good book there, there are plenty of good cafes around the library to enjoy!”
  • 9 locals recommend
Bus Station
“The closest shopping mall with a big supermarket "Countdown" in it. There is also a night market every Sunday.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Wine Bar
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“Wine, cheese and exceptional Tapas. The Stafford Road Wine bar is the best place to go if you want to spend some one on one time with your partner. Its small interior offers the ultimate romantic setting.”
  • 19 locals recommend
Bus Station
“Great regional park with fantastic swimming beach. It is very safe for the family”
  • 11 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“Well stocked and provides all you need from fruit/vegetables to toiletries and food items. Also, has a seafood and delicatessen, wine/beer/cider and has a good bakery section. Online shopping is also available. Remember to take your own recycling bags when shopping or you will have to purchase bags in store. Their website is: www.countdown.co.nz.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Japanese Restaurant
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“Asian fusion cusine usually served with Vietnamese and Malaysian food, every time I go there I would have a Vietnamese coffee after dinner”
  • 13 locals recommend
Restaurant
“One of Auckland's top restaurants. Perfect for a special occasion. Make sure you book!”
  • 16 locals recommend
Restaurant
“My new favourite cafe. 25 min drive but worth it - brunch menu is varied and always yummy - gets very busy so maybe book if sat or Sunday ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Stadium
“Located in Albany on Auckland's North Shore, QBE Stadium is purpose built for New Zealand's favourite sporting codes of rugby and football. ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​The 25,000-seat stadium (formerly North Harbour Stadium) ​is the centrepiece of the 23-hectare North Shore Domain. ​The grounds also boast a large oval field and five sporting fields, including two artificial turfs dedicated to community use. Corporate hospitality facilities offer a relaxed environment for any event. QBE Stadium is also home to New Zealand Football, Northern Football Federation, North Harbour Rugby Union, Marist North Harbour Rugby Club and Harbour Sport​. QBE Insuranc”
  • 10 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“20 min walk or 5 min by car, lovely beach and park areas. Walk around to Takapuna from the Milford beach.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Fantastic informative experience - with the opportunity to watch a Bungee jump or two (and join in if you like)”
  • 10 locals recommend
Thrift / Vintage Store
“Only a 5 minute walk away on the corner of Jutland and Lake Road. Remember to take a shopping bag, or borrow one from me if you need to, as they don't provide single use plastic bags anymore. While not a full sized supermarket, it has most every day things available, including bakery, meats, fruit and vegetables, liquor, frozen and fresh produce. Best thing is it's open from 7 am to 10 pm every day.”
  • 12 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Facing the takapuna beach, you can enjoy a beer or have a fine dinner with your family.”
  • 13 locals recommend