2009 Coupe Mondiale Headquarters - The Spencer on Byron Hotel

This is the official hotel for the Coupe Mondale 2009. You are 10 minutes walking distance from the Bruce Mason Centre complex where the Coupe Mondiale will be held. Local transport will be available for those with accordions or those who do not wish to walk.

It is only a short walk of 300 metres to the shops of Takapuna City. When it comes to New Zealand hotels, The Spencer on Byron Hotel is one of the most celebrated, with a Qualmark four-star plus rating for Auckland hotels. Impressed?

You will be impressed, especially with a panoramic view of North Shore City and across the Waitemata Harbour you can see the lights of Auckland City and the Islands in the Harbour. You can also see Lake Pupuke. See pictures below. You can ensure a view by reserving a City/Ocean View suite on a higher floor.

There are also six penthouse apartments over all 23 levels and a total of four meeting rooms. Each suite has everything from a refrigerator and cooking appliances, to a mini bar and broadband Internet access.

Grab a cocktail and a book at The Library Bar. Hit the tennis courts. Stroll to shops, art galleries, cafes, restaurants, and beaches. Work out at the gym. Relax in the Jacuzzi. There’s even a heated lap pool. You won’t find all this at other New Zealand hotels.

    Additional hotel facilities and services include:

  • 249 business class suites ranging from studio rooms, to one and two bedroom apartments
  • 24-hour reception, concierge and room service
  • Secure underground car parking
  • The Dining Room Restaurant, open for breakfast, lunch or dinner
  • The Bowl & Racquet Club bar
  • The Library Bar
  • Outdoor 20 metre heated lap pool and outdoor spa pool
  • Gymnasium and all weather tennis court
  • Petanque court & garden area


   To include breakfast with your stay, please add $22.50 per person per night
(including GST tax)
Classic Studio - 1 Queen bed or 2 twin beds (subject to availability), maximum 2 people.
Sold Out
Classic Suite - 1 Queen bed or 2 twin beds (subject to availability) in the bedroom plus a lounge area, maximum 2 people.
NZD $229.50 per night
Spencer Studio - 1 Queen bed or 2 twin beds (subject to availability), maximum 2 people.
Sold Out
Spencer Suite - 1 Queen bed or 2 twin beds (subject to availability) in the bedroom plus a lounge area, maximum 2 people.
NZD $248.65 per night
Current Exchange Rates
The difference between the Classic and Spencer rooms is that the Classic rooms are on the 2nd to the 8th floors. The Spencer rooms are on the 9th to the 19th floors. The Spencer rooms have just been fully refurbished.
Studio Amenities: * daily maid service, * non-smoking rooms available, * air conditioning, * balcony 5th floor and above, * mini bar, * in-room refrigerator, * microwave, * coffee maker, * shower/tub, * hair dryers, * stereo/cd player, * color cable television, * broadband Internet access.
Suite Amenities: Same as Studio Amenities plus; * oven, cooktop, * dishwasher, * washer/dryer.
For further information

Travel to North Shore City, New Zealand and The Spencer on Byron Hotel
By Air

The airport gateway to North Shore City is Auckland International Airport, which is serviced by a large number of airlines.
In addition to Air New Zealand, there are many major airlines:
Aerolineas Argentinas, Air Canada, Aircalin, Air China, American Airlines, British Airways, Air Pacific, Asiana Airlines, Cathay Pacific, Emirates, Lan Chile, JAL (Japan), Lufthansa, Thai Airlines, Mexicana Airlines, Qantas, Singapore Airlines, Virgin Pacific Blue.

Land Transport to the Spencer on Byron Hotel, North Shore City.

Auckland International Airport has a website with up to date transport information: http://www.auckland-airport.co.nz/Guide/bus.php
Taxis cost about NZ $75 from the Airport to the Hotel
Supershuttle is about NZ $50 from the Airport to the Hotel.
Bus service to Auckland City then about NZ $35 to the Hotel.
Driving - click for map

Current Exchange Rates
Printable Area Map No. 1 in .pdf format
Printable Area Map No. 2 in .pdf format 
For Information and Assistance
Alison Worthington
New Zealand Accordion Association Hotel Liaison
Email: alisonw82@gmail.com
Please complete the following steps using either your 'mouse' or 'tab' key to move between sections:
  • (1) Name(s) of people to occupy room (if double/trip room, please supply additional names)
  • (2) Please tell us if you are a candidate, delegate, jury, guest etc...
  • (3) Type of Room (Classic Suite or Spencer Suite)
  • (4) Arrival Date and Departure Date
  • (6) Submit your registration

After your accommodation submit form below is received, your hotel reservation will be confirmed, by an email from the Hotel.

Limited number of rooms available, please submit as soon as possible

Step 1 - Personal Information Please complete the following information
Family Name
First Name
Please supply additional names
2nd Name for Room
Country of Residence
Contact Information
Address Street/Number
State, Postal/Zip Code
Telephone Country: City: Number:
Fax: Country: City: Number:
Step 2 - Please select one of the following:
Coupe Mondiale Virtuoso Entertainment
Junior Coupe Mondiale Junior Virtuoso Entertainment
Piano Accordion Competition Ensemble Music Competition
Digital Accordion Competition  
Delegate Member of Jury Note: must be confirmed by Music Committee
CIA Executive/Music Committee Visitor

Step 3 - Hotel Room Selection
Which kind of room would you like to reserve?
Step 4 - Arrival Date/Departure Date
Arrival Date:
Departure Date:
It is anticipated that I will:
Questions or additional flight information, estimated time of arrival:
Step 6 - Submit Your Registration Form
Please submit your information by clicking the "SUBMIT HOTEL INFO" button below.


We look forward to welcoming you to Takapuna, North Shore City, New Zealand, for the 62nd Coupe Mondiale!

9-17 Byron Avenue
PO Box 33-1148, Takapuna Beach
0740 North Shore City
New Zealand

Phone: +64 9 916 6111
Fax: +64 9 916 6110
Freephone: 0800 SPENCER (0800 773 623)
Freephone: Australia 1800 12 5659
Freephone: USA 1 800 367 5004
Email: reservations@spencerbyron.co.nz
Website: www.spencerbyron.co.nz

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