Accommodation for the Conference

We regret we are not able to make accommodation bookings on behalf of delegates.

The following information will enable you to make your own arrangements. Quoting the conference will provide you with better prices.

The organising committee and international guests will be staying at the Hyatt Regency. This is a five star hotel within easy walking distance of the conference venue. Rooms are available for $165 NZD inclusive of tax per day for single/double occupancy. Breakfast in the hotel’s restaurant is an additional $35 per person if required. To book:

1) Go to (this link will open in a new window)
2) Enter your arrival and departure dates, e.g., 29 November 2010 to 05 December 2010
3) Enter the code g-SSES in the “Group/Corporate #” box
4) Click “Check Availability”
5) The above rate should now appear and you can follow the instructions on-screen

If you have any problems, please contact:

Manoj Heenkenda
Sales Executive
Hyatt Regency Auckland
Cnr Waterloo Quadrant & Princes Street
P.O.Box 3938
DDI: (+64) (9) 3588140
Fax: (+64) (9) 3023269
Mobile: (+64) 21 530 008

Other hotels within easy walking distance are:

The Quadrant is a new apartment hotel within walking distance. Please quote booking code NZSSES to receive the following corporate rates:

Apartment: Nightly corporate rate:
Studio Apartment $115+GST
One Bedroom Apartment (Queen or Twin) $140+GST
One Bedroom Executive Apartment $165+GST
Two Bedroom Apartment $215+GST
Breakfast is an additional $16 per person per day

Download: Quadrant flyer with NZSSES conference rates (396 kB PDF)

Quest on Mount is another apartment hotel within walking distance.

The Langham is a five star hotel within walking distance.

The Copthorne on Anzac is four star hotel within walking distance.

Hotels Combined

You can compare prices from a wide range of Auckland hotels at Hotels Combined. Transitions to Sustainability is a supported conference, meaning that participants who book through Hotels Combined can request a 10% rebate on their accommodation costsFurther details are here.

Note: If you are planning to stay at the Hyatt, you will get a better rate by booking direct using the conference booking reference above.

Accommodation through the University of Auckland Halls of Residence:

Accommodation should be made through this booking form (39 kB PDF).

Please make all enquiries directly to:

Ronelle Henning
Accommodation Services
The University of Auckland
Telephone: (+64) (9) 373 7599 x84064
Fax: (+64) (9) 373 7552
General Email:
General Website:

For cheaper hotel, motel and apartment options in the central city area see:

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