540 Motel is located just off the Southern Motorway and only 20 minutes to Auckland International Airport. With Golf Courses, Shopping and Rainbow's End not far away there is plenty to keep the family or business traveller happy.
The Grange Golf Club
Established in 1924, the club has hosted every major New Zealand Golf Tournament both Amateur and Professional including the New Zealand Open Championship on eight occasions.
New Zealand's David Smail, when asked in 2009 about his favourite moment in golf cited winning the 2001 NZ Open at The Grange.
Renowned English cricketer, Geoffrey Boycott commented in April 2013.."Grange is the best presented Course I have played in many trips to New Zealand"
You too can be assured of similar fond memories from your visit. The Grange is widely regarded as one of New Zealand's most iconic golf courses. It is immaculately presented and is an excellent test of golf.
Rainbow’s End first opened in December 1982 and has continually developed over the years to provide families with days of fun and excitement. With rides such as the Corkscrew Roller-coaster, Log Flume, Dodgems, Power Surge, The Invader, Stratosphere, Bumper Boats, Motion Master and Family Carts to name just a few. There is something for the whole family and located only 15 minutes by car from 540 Motel.
Sylvia Park Shopping Centre
With more than 200 stores, more than 4,000 carparks and a full bus and rail service, Sylvia Park is a leading edge shopping centre - providing a mix of retail and entertainment. From fashion, gifts & home ware - to movies, books and dining, Sylvia Park ... THIS IS THE PLACE. Sylvia Park also has extra facilities to help make your shopping experience as enjoyable as possible, these include; Parents Rooms, Child Facilities, Children's Creche and a Children's Playground. There is a store for everyone and only 10 minutes by car from 540 Motel.
Family Attractions & Activities
Auckland is full of fun exciting family activities and a departing base for many family-based day-trips. From nature to the big city and everything in between there is something for everyone. Whether you have a few hours or a whole day spare, check out Auckland City attractions for a variety of recommendations for family outings.
540 Motel's two partner properties are also located in Auckland. City Travellers, near the waterfront, offers budget accommodation close to the Auckland CBD, and Barclay Suites Hotel Auckland is a convenient Auckland CBD Hotel to put you right in the heart of the action.
Auckland Tourism and i-SITEs can provide more information on things to do in the Auckland Region.