Empire Apartments


Student accommodation in the University area of Auckland, an excellent location 19 minutes walk from the English school in Auckland


  • Reception is open from 9 am to 10 pm, 7 days a week. There is no check-in available outside of these hours.
  • The minimum age to book self-catering accommodation is 18.
  • The Empire Apartment in Auckland is the best place for students seeking a more independent life in Auckland.
  • The student-shared Empire apartments in Auckland offer quality bedrooms with a kitchenette.
  • The bedroom is ready upon arrival.
  • Common areas comprise the kitchen and living room with Television.
  • The kitchenette is equipped with all appliances, a cooker, fridge, microwave, toaster, cutlery, and cooking essentials.
  • There is a laundry on-site.
  • Towels are not provided.
  • There is weekly cleaning.
  • Students must tidy their rooms and clean the kitchen after cooking.
  • Apartments are for students only undertaking a course in the school.
  • Reservations for accommodation can be less than the course time, but students can not reserve accommodation over the course term.
  • A security deposit plus a fee for linen and utensils must be paid directly to Empire Management upon arrival.
  • The deposit is refunded to the student at departure if no damage is made.
  • Any damages to the room will be deducted from the security deposit.
  • Your accommodation details will be sent to you two weeks before arrival.
  • The apartment must be left in the same condition it was found upon arrival, clean and tidy; otherwise, a penalty will be charged.


AccommodationEmpire Apartments
Address21 Whitaker Place, Grafton
CountryNew Zealand
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SchoolWorldwide School of English


On-site Laundry On-site Laundry
Kitchenette Kitchenette
Fridge Fridge
Microwave Microwave
Wifi Wifi


Minutes school by foot19
Weeks minimum4
Weeks maximum50
Check in day nameSaturday/Sunday
Check out day nameSaturday/Sunday
Year 2024
Holidays (school)21/Dic-5/Jan
Holidays (country)01/Jan, 02/Jan, 06/Feb, 29/Mar, 01/Apr, 25/Apr, 03/Jun, 28/Jun, 28/Oct, 25/Dic, 26/Dic



Year 2024

Whole year

Single room shared bathroom (per week)330$ ≈ 0


Service supplement (total)150$ ≈ 0
Deposit600$ ≈ 0

Pick up at the airport and transfer to the accommodation

Transfer from Auckland International Airport (AKL) (27km, 22min)130$ ≈ 0