Staying in this newly-renovated, modern, minimalist home in Parnell includes High-Speed WiFi, Gym (with personal infrared sauna) & free street parking. You're a 10-15 min walk to CBD (Downtown), beaches, bays and parks, Auckland's famous landmarks (SkyTower, Maritime Museum, Spark Arena, Viaduct, The Civic, AUT, University of Auckland, Princes Wharf), breathtaking vistas and excellent transport options for everything Auckland has to offer.
This is a very central city, private accommodation in a prime location in Parnell, Auckland Central and includes WiFi, as well as access to everything the home has to offer.
Situated in Parnell, perfectly located to access everything Auckland has to offer; it is truly a mid point to wonderful hikes, beautiful beaches, relaxing walks around nearby bays, trendy night hotspots, and delicious restaurants. Everything Auckland has to offer will be very close.
If you're arriving in from another country and need a 'home away from home' while in Auckland, then this good sized room and a good sized bathroom between another room, with toilet, shower, and bath could possibly be the one for you!
Convenient transport is available from the Airport into Auckland City & Parnell. To travel around the City, the Bus stop is 5 mins away at the corner, also Ferries or Trains are just a few min by bus. The property is in a great location with easy access to and from Motorways & free street parking on evenings, nights, and Sundays only. At other times, you'll have free parking for 2 hours, at which point you'll have to move the car to another part of the street for another 2 hours of free parking.
We are happy to accommodate up to three people as the room is furnished with a queen sized bed and a foam mattress which can lay on the floor. Our home is ideal for the more mature requiring sanity & relaxation.
All bed linen and bathroom essentials, etc. are provided.
You also have an open invitation to spend time in any of the shared areas:
COMMON ROOM / LIVING ROOM
The downstairs living room is open with minimal furniture, sofa, a TV (with HDMI and Chromecast connectitivity options), and a desk to work at. Or you can hop outside onto the outdoor deck and work outside if the weather is nice or lounge in the outdoor furniture while grilling up some food on the BBQ.
The garage has been converted into a small gym with all the workout equipment and accessories you need for a good workout.
Feel free to take advantage of nice weather by eating your meals outside and using the BBQ to grill up some meat or veggies.
Our aim it to make your stay comfortable & friendly and make you feel like you're staying with family or close friends.
If you have any questions please do not hesitate to email me.
Consider yourself staying at your home away from home... You'll be able to enjoy your bedroom, the kitchen and cooking areas, the living room, the outdoor dining and deck area, and the downstairs gym area for a workout if you need one.
Interaction with guests
Whether in person, on phone, or text, I'm available to interact or offer advice on where to go and what to do in our wonderful and interesting Auckland City!
No smoking, no pets, and be respectful. Common sense, courtesy, and politeness always welcomed and appreciated.
1) Laundry only for guests who are staying more than 1 night.
From Dec 01, 2017 - Feb 28, 2018 the minimum stay is 2 nights.
Luke is a Personal Trainer and PhD student (Psychology, Mindfulness, and Compulsive Behaviours). Karla is an ESL Teacher by day, and Yoga Teacher in the evenings. We both enjoy the simple things in life: good food, good sleep, daily movement, meditation, and an intellectually-stimulating conversation.
Luke is a seasoned traveler, having adventured around the world making a documentary web series on healthy living in different countries, called Million Ways to Live. Here he learned a little bit from the world about health, happiness, kindness, hosting, and chilling out. Now he is continuing his world travel experience by hosting people from all over the world through Airbnb with the help of his partner, Karla.