About this listing
My home is located in Hillcrest on Aucklands North Shore. Very close to amazing beaches and 10-15 minutes drive to Aucklands city centre.
There is a comfortable living area, modern kitchen and a large front yard.
Kitchen is available to guest as well as the washing machine.
Street parking only.
Bus into town located 1-2min walk from the house. please organise your trips at
My home is a comfortable and relaxing space where I hope people will feel at home and be able to experience the kiwi lifestyle. I have a very friendly dog named general and a cat named Ike so guests need to be comfortable around animals however I do not allow the animals in the guest room unless wanted.
5-10minute drive or bus to takapuna, a great area with shopping, great places to dine out and a very popular beach.
10-15minute drive to Auckland city for great nights out, Aucklands famous sky tower and museum and more shopping.
A bus stop is 1-2minute walk from the house that goes into town.
The great thing about Auckland being a small city is that nothing is ever far away, amazing day trips to beautiful beaches and scenic hot spots are easily available and I'm happy to show guests around and help arrange day trips.
I have lived here all my life so I no all the good places to go.
Interaction with guests
I work full time so am usually out from early morning until the evening leaving the guest to enjoy the comforts of home alone to get settled in. Weekends I am around but often in and out.
More then happy to give recommendations and help guests plan their stay.
My neighbourhood is a typical NZ suburb with the friendly vibe and laid back lifestyle NZ is known for. shops, bars and supermarket are close by.
Northcote shops is located 10min walk or 5min drive with a supermarket and local Asian style resturants that are a great cheap and yummy dinner.
the Backyard bar is a short walk for local pub atmosphere and great good
Arrival from Auckland Airport:
(Idea if you have heavy or alot of luggage)
Plan your trip with the above link.
the 922 bus arrives 1min from my house.
Buses are easy to catch and only 1minute walk from the house.
Rental cars are easy to arrange and Taxi is always available.
Other things to note
Please be aware that I do work full time, if you arrive on a weekday afternoon arrival is best. But please message me and I will do my very best to accommodate your needs and make arrangements to suit
The room is a small double room with a comfortable double bed, draws, and wardrobe. Special requirements or requests please let me no and I can see what I can arrange
Guests must be ok with animals.
I am a social, laid back, fun loving person and wish quests to be respectful and clean but wish them to be comfortable and happy, Unfortunately the room/house is not big enough for children.
Cancel up to 24 hours before your trip and get a full refund, including service fees.