AVANI Auckland Metropolis Residences

AVANI Metropolis Exterior 3 HROnce climbed by legendary French Spiderman Alain Robert, this towering hotel takes the meaning of 'home away from home' to new heights. Above it all, slide into a contemporary vibe and discover Auckland from the city centre.

Avani Auckland Metropolis Residences is the venue for Biladurang during AAF 2020.

40 Kitchener St, Auckland CBD
+ 64 9 377 1000


See below for information about getting to AVANI Auckland Metropolis Residences.

Please note: Major roadworks are ongoing in Auckland CBD and affect travel in the city. We suggest you allow an extra 30 minutes to ensure you arrive at the venue with time to find your seat and relax before the show.

If you are looking for general advice on travelling within and to Auckland, visit  Auckland Transport

Bus Stop

Closest bus stop is Victoria St East/High St (2 mins walk from the hotel). Bus routes: 24B, 24R, 24W, 75, 243X, 248X


Car parking is available at the hotel for $30. Nearest public car parks are located at Victoria St East and Secure Parking (1-2 minutes walk). Mobility parking is available at the hotel and at car parks.

Atrium Carpark (entrance off Albert St, from Victoria St) has a special $5 car parking offer for Auckland Arts Festival patrons for entry after 5pm. Available until Sunday 29 March. Book online in advance here and use the promo code ARTS20 and follow the instructions.


Taxi drop off point is on the hotel forecourt.

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Closest train station is located at Britomart (10 mins walk from the hotel).



Multiple levelsVenue is located on Level 29 accessible by lifts. The hotel room is on one level. Venue is fully wheelchair accessible, however there is no specific wheelchair seating.

ToiletsWheelchair accessible toilets are located on Level 8 of the hotel.

DogsAssistance dogs are welcome