Weekends min 2 nights.
Located in the heart of Parnell secluded in a quiet leafy valley surrounded by Judges Bay, Rose gardens and the Auckland waterfront. Close to public transport routes & a 5min uber to the heart of the city but wake up to the tuis singing in our garden.
Self contained and private entry to your quiet oasis.
Fresh eggs daily from our clever hens when in lay!
Please understand that we live upstairs so you may hear us and our dachshunds from time to time.
They love visitors.
We are located on a quiet cul de sac in Parnell with walking distance to the city, Rose Gardens, Judges Bay, cafes, restaurants and Auckland's Famous Parnell Baths.
We live up stairs so you are welcome to ask us about any thing more you may need while you are here.
If you need any thing while you are staying with us
Please leave me a note on the pad on the table if you require complete privacy and do not want me to enter the apartment while you are staying with us please let me know before you arrive.
In the summer I provide a full breakfast for the high season
In the winter you can stay longer as I heavily discount the nightly cost.
Plus Rosie's is only a 5minute walk and they serve beautiful meals from 7am until 10pm.
Parking is free on our street.
We have lived in Auckland most of our lives and can help you with most of your enquires on how to get around Auckland.
We will be around if our guests would like to chat and find where the attractions are in Auckland.
Our neighbourhood is fabulous for walking there is a little beach at the bottom of our road so when the tides in you can swim out to the three rafts tied up out on the water.
Bus Routes, no 73 leaves regularly out side Rosie's cafe on Gladstone Rd or you can catch a train from New Market or Parnell train stations. We are only 4km from downtown Auckland.
We have two dachshunds who are very friendly to new people and are always willing to play ball.
We have 6 free range chickens who leave us eggs most days a little bit of the country right here in the city.
You have your own private entrance.
You have your own entry and your own deck to wind down on in the evenings or any time you like.
You have your own garden area that you are welcome to wonder around or lie in the sun.
A night light goes on when you come and go in the evening.
We will provide our guests with as much or as little information as you require we are born and breed Aucklanders. We will be around if you would like to chat and find where the attractions are in Auckland.
Please see my guide book on line or read it when you get here.
We have two dachshunds who are very friendly and like to meet new people and are always willing to play ball.
We also have 6 free range hens who give us eggs when in lay, so you can enjoy a taste of the country right here in the middle of our beautiful city.
I have removed the breakfast option for the winter months so as I can drop the price per night and encourage longer stays.
Rosie's is one of the best restaurants in Auckland City and is open 7 days a week from 7am until 10pm and is a 5 minute walk away from our apartment.
If you would like to bring your child or your children or have another person with you please contact me so as we can discuss your personal needs
Please note there is an additional cost for every other person after the first guest
although it is possible to shut of your sitting room and put a mattress in there for the a child the apartment is really designed for two people to have
If you need more space you are welcome to book our two bedroom plenty of space for them selves and their luggage.
The two bedroom option joins the one bedroom.
Please be considerate when sitting out on the deck until the wee small hours as we live in a lovely quiet and peaceful neighbourhood that loud raucous conversation is not encouraged after 10 pm. You are of course welcome once inside to watch tv or listen to music at a reasonable volume as long as it does not disturb our fabulous neighbours.I am sure most reasonable people would completely understand if you want to stay up and party all night perhaps it would suit you better to book a hotel.
We have a 2 night minimum stay in the weekends.
Ideally our one bedroom apartment is a perfect match for a couple
If you would like to bring an extra person or couple I would ask you to consider booking our two bedroom apartment which joins the one bedroom.
-No smoking on the property.
DO NOT LEAVE THE KITCHEN WHILE COOKING ESPECIALLY IF YOU ARE HEATING OIL.
Please use the extractor fan at all times when cooking.
If your children would like to play with the dogs, ask Bill or myself first please.
_ please take your shoes off inside, high heels are not permitted indoors. Please do not drag your luggage around the room.
Please no excessive noise after 10pm.
Thank you for expressing interest in our listing!
We spent a full year renorvating the apartment taking particular attention to details that will make your stay with us wonderful.
Your private apartment is on the bottom level of our own home.
We will respect your privacy and keep our noise to a minimum but we do not mind you playing music or making noise and enjoying yourselves.
We are a typical New Zealand family we love music, dancing, and have a passion for exploring the NZ country side taking bush hikes and going to the beach.
We all play tennis and swim and love to be out doors in the summer time.
We have two small dachshunds who are very friendly, we also love to travel.
We love interesting people from all walks of life and believe life is too short not to drink good wine! Your mistakes in life are the risks you took to try something new!