Parnell welcomes you
We can’t wait to see you in Parnell on the Auckland city fringe, mere minutes away from the CBD whether by public transport, walking or driving to visit, Parnell provides you with the space to shop, explore, dine and discover. Parnell is the only Auckland suburb that offers both a look back at the dynamic history of Auckland City, as well as providing visitors and residents alike the most modern central city suburb experience.
Best places to eat
Your favourite Auckland restaurants can be found in Parnell. Parnell’s much loved bars and café offerings are the same delicious quality eats we know and love that can now be enjoyed by dining in, ordered to takeaway, or have delivered straight to your doorstep.
Searching for gifts to buy for yourself or other another Don’t forget about the wide range of artisan and New Zealand made offerings found in Parnell’s boutique stores or an object d’art from one of Parnell’s many luxury home décor stores. You don’t have far to look in Parnell for a gift full of sparkle either, with Auckland’s best range of exclusive Jewellers in Auckland, all in one suburb.
Beautify your home with a stunning new piece of artwork to add to your collection. Within two short blocks in Parnell, you’ll find the most loved Art galleries in Auckland offering artworks ranging from established and emerging contemporary New Zealand artists and traditional Maori and Pacific works, to rare and collectible pieces from the 19th and 20th centuries.
For an Auckland inner city suburb, Parnell has a diversity of parkland ranging from the expansive Auckland Domain to inner city urban spaces such as Heard Park, and Fraser Park where the view of the Auckland Sky Tower is one of a kind, as well as small green connected spaces linking the village to the residential areas. You can enjoy walking heritage trails, visit the Parnell Rose Gardens. Either way, if you love exploring, see you in Parnell.
With some of Auckland’s most historic places in one suburb, Parnell is graced with many elegant and historic attractions that speak to Auckland heritage. From museums and churches to markets and gardens, some of Auckland’s top attractions are found in the space to be, including the iconic Auckland Museum, rated as one of the top 10 things to do in Auckland.
Where are we Located?
A 10-minute walk from the Auckland CBD, one-off views of the Sky Tower on one side and Auckland Hospital and Auckland Museum on either side of The Domain, with easy public transport options like the Link bus and Parnell Station connecting to neighbouring Newmarket and beyond, Parnell is the Auckland central suburb with it all.