Sunny deckSunny deck where guests can have breakfast
Quiet Bayswater - 10 mins from CBD!

Private room

2 Guests

1 bedroom

1 bed

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About this listing

Large sunny bedroom with king size bed, comfortable sofa and desk. Option to book en suite bathroom with walk in shower and full sized bath for $30 per night otherwise there is access to a large shared bathroom. Situated in quiet Bayswater, just 10 minutes by ferry from Auckland's world class restaurants and bars. We also have a small bedroom with en suite shower room(listed under "Sunny room in quiet Bayswater") and another large bedroom with sofa and desk (listed under "Garden room..").

The space

Sunny townhouse with one small and two large double bedded rooms,one of which has the option of an en suite bathroom. The small bedroom is more suitable for single people or couples for short term stays. This listing is for the large bedroom which can be booked with or without an en suite bathroom and there is an additional charge of $30 per night for the bathroom otherwise there is access to a large shared bathroom.

Guest access

Guests have access to the living room and the garden. When the weather permits it is possible to have breakfast on the deck in the garden.

Interaction with guests

We are around during the day and can offer advice/help about what to visit where to eat while you are in Auckland.

Other things to note

We have a very friendly ( but bossy!) dachshund in the house.
As we offer bed and breakfast we do expect our guests to be out of the house during the day to make the most of what Auckland and the North Shore have to offer. We offer our guests free access to our bicycles and helmets to explore this beautiful and historic area.

The space
Accommodates: 2
Bathrooms: 1 (Shared bathroom)
Bedrooms: 1
Beds: 1
Check In: 4PM - 10PM
Check Out: 11AM
Pet Owner: Dog(s)
Room type: Private room


Extra people: £6 / night after the first guest
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House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Not safe or suitable for children (0-12 years)
Check in time is 4PM - 10PM

We are a non smoking house (and that includes the garden!) and we ask guests to remove their outdoor shoes upstairs please.
We offer guests a delicious continental breakfast of yoghurt, muesli, fresh fruit in season, toast with jams/honey and freshly percolated coffee or tea.
As we offer bed and breakfast we do expect guests to be out of the house during the day please.
We love sharing our house with visitors but ask that guests respect other visitors and request quiet time after 10pm please.



Cancel up to 5 days before your trip and get a full refund, including service fees.

Safety features
Smoke detector
Carbon monoxide detector
First aid kit
Safety card
Fire extinguisher
Lock on bedroom door

On Fridays and Saturdays the minimum stay is 2 nights.

23 Reviews

Check In
Angus User Profile
June 2017
A good breakfast was served every morning and the location is great for quick hopping to the Auckland City Centre by ferry. David and Julia were very friendly and always ready to help in any way required! (Good value for money)

Phill User Profile
April 2017
We've loved it so much (read our previous review) and decided to change plans and stay few more extra days with Julia and David. Hope to visit them again one day.

Phill User Profile
April 2017
This was our first place to stay after arriving to New Zealand and Julia & David made us feel like being at home almost instantly. Complementary (huge) breakfast was a cherry on the top. Location is 20 min. away (10 min walk to ferry + 10 min ride) from downtown Auckland and we loved the combination of quiet Bayswater and busy Auckland. The biggest win - room had the best bed we've slept on, and we travel a lot! Thank you again Julia, David and Percy for your help and hospitality.
Julia User ProfileJulia is a superhost.
Response from Julia:
That's a pleasure Phill - we really enjoyed hosting you and Matea! I hope you are both staying warm in the south island :))
April 2017

Bejan User Profile
April 2017
Julia's spot in the perfect location if you can't decide between the North Shore and the CBD, take a ferry, have a great time. Beautiful home.
Julia User ProfileJulia is a superhost.
Response from Julia:
Thanks for your kind review Bejan!
April 2017

Jess User Profile
March 2017
We originally booked in for 2 nights but loved it so much we stayed for many more! Julia and David made us feel very welcome in their beautiful home and couldn't have been more helpful and friendly. The breakfast was really great and we made very good friends with their lovely dog. We'll be staying again on our return visit to Auckland.
Julia User ProfileJulia is a superhost.
Response from Julia:
Thanks for your lovely review Jess and we have really enjoyed having you and Chris to stay - hope your trip is going well and looking forward to welcoming you back again in May!
March 2017

Maria User Profile
March 2017
The room was fantastic. Lots of space for storage, a desk, and the bed was really comfortable. Julia and David are absolutely wonderful and helpful, and breakfast was very good too. There are no restaurants or shops nearby but for me that was a good thing because it makes it a really quiet neighborhood. However you can still get to those places by walking. To get to and from Auckland's city center is even easier, the Bayswater ferry will leave you there in exactly 10 min.
Julia User ProfileJulia is a superhost.
Response from Julia:
Thank you for your very kind review Maria- we really enjoyed hosting you and would love to see you back in NZ!
March 2017

Ping User Profile
March 2017
It is nice clean and spacious place. I love a lot of nice details in the house decoration. They make the house full of taste. The breakfast is great, with fruits picked from own garden, nice garden setting. Julia loves to chat with you. Her husband Devid is also very nice and full of British humor. You will find your own reasons to love their place.

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Auckland, New Zealand · Joined in November 2015
Julia User ProfileJulia is a superhost.

Executive search Principal and career coach who has lived in NZ for the last 11 years. We immigrated from the UK with our two daughters and our dogs and love living in Auckland. I love languages, cooking and gardening and my first career was marketing/advertising/PR in the travel industry as a qualified London tour guide so I love sharing the great little city of Auckland with visitors - it's also an opportunity to speak other languages!

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