View from the sitting areaSitting and dining area. The couch folds out to a futon bed.

Logement entier

3 voyageurs


2 lits

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De 2 à 12 ans
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- de 2 ans
3 voyageurs au maximum. Les bébés ne sont pas pris en compte dans le nombre de voyageurs.
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À propos de ce logement

Le logement

The Apartment
The apartment is a modern loft style studio above our garage and separated from our house.

A high curved ceiling and tall north facing windows provide a spacious sunny environment. The bed is queen size with high quality linen. The sitting area contains a 46" High definition LCD TV and a couch which folds out to a comfortable futon slat bed.

The kitchen is equipped with sink, fridge, 2 element cook top, microwave, and expandable dining table. There is a unique self contained wetroom ensuite - think bathroom on a boat. Egyptian Cotton towels are provided.

Outside is nicely landscaped with a big goldfish pond, a paved area, and plenty of shade provided by a feijoa and grapefruit tree, and an ancient plum tree.

A DIY continental breakfast with home baked bread is included, and feel free to use the BBQ. Free WiFi is provided.

The studio apartment is situated in sought after Pt Chevalier. We are located just 10 minutes by car to the City Centre and close to motorway links to the North Shore, West Coast beaches and vineyards, and all points south. It is also easy access to the airport motorway.
The nearest bus stop is located just 100m away. The bus into the city centre runs every 15 minutes and the journey is 15 to 20 minutes.

There is a dairy (7/11 store) and a fast food outlet conveniently located across the road. There are also several food outlets in the area including a nice Italian Restaurant just a 3 minute walk away. There are also 2 cafes within a 5 minute walk and its a 10 minute walk to Pt Chevalier shops where there are more cafes and restaurants, 2 pubs, a supermarket, pharmacy, post office and library. Mt Albert's 'little asia' is also a great place for budget eateries and its just a 5 min drive away.

Local Amenities Include
Western Springs, Auckland's loveliest park
Auckland Zoo
Motat Technology Museum
Chamberlain Park Public Golf course
Coyle Park at the tip of the Point, lovely city and harbour views
Pt Chevalier Beach, a tree-lined gem with glorious sunsets
Pt Chevalier Coast Walk
North Western cycleway, great ride connecting Henderson and the CBD
Kite surfing venue, Walker Rd Beach Reserve
Yacht Club, Raymond St, dinghy sailing, windsurfing

A number of our guests find our studio perfectly located for visiting friends and relatives living at the Selwyn Village Retirement Complex, a 5 min walk away.

Unfortunately there is no disabled access and the room is not suitable for young children.

We provide transport to and from the Airport for a small charge. ($25NZ per trip)

Please note that we do NOT charge cleaning fees.

Our advertised price is all you pay to us, however Airbnb will add their booking fee.

Accès des voyageurs

Guests have full use of loft above the garage which is separated from our house by a landscaped yard and fishpond, so there is complete privacy. Guests are welcome to use the paved yard and lawn at the back of the garage.

Échanges avec les voyageurs

We respect our guests privacy, but are available at any time for help and information.

Autres remarques

The stairs to the loft are quite steep so may not be suitable for the infirm.
We are happy to help with the luggage at check-in.

We are on the corner of a through road so there is traffic noise as some reviews have noted. We have only had one elderly couple who found the noise intolerable, but if you are super-sensitive to noise please give this some consideration before you book.

Le logement
Capacité d'accueil : 3
Salles de bain : 1
Chambres : Studio
Lits : 2
Type de logement : Logement entier


Voyageur supplémentaire : 34€ / nuit après 2 voyageurs
Réduction à la semaine : 19%
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Règlement intérieur
Non fumeur
Ne convient pas aux animaux
Pas de fête ni de soirée
Ne convient pas aux enfants (0-12 ans)

No disabled access
No house rules otherwise!
Flexible check-in and check-out times



Si vous annulez jusqu'à 5 jours avant votre voyage, vous recevez un remboursement intégral, frais de service compris.

Séjour de 2 nuits minimum

62 commentaires

Profil utilisateur de Catherine
décembre 2016
Excellent accueil et logement très spacieux

Profil utilisateur de Jo
juin 2017
The loft is lovely and the hosts delightful.

Profil utilisateur de Kathy
mai 2017
I found the location to be really convenient - right on the 'orange' circular bus route that goes into the city and other inner suburbs, and connects with the 'green' inner circle route down Ponsonby Road etc. And also really handy to the motorway to drive north or south. I stayed 17 nights at Derek's place. Very comfortable and convenient.

Profil utilisateur de Verena
mars 2017
Derek was a wonderful host. We especially loved waking up to the aroma of freshly baked bread, left at the bottom of the stairs with condiments, orange juice, fruit and cereal - a great way to start the day! Good location, easy to drive everywhere, and safe, off street parking.

Profil utilisateur de Sophie
février 2017
Derek's loft provides the perfect home away from home - the perfect balance between a luxury getaway and cosy place to call your own. It ticks all the boxes; clean, beautifully designed and has everything you need when you're in a strange and beautiful new destination. From homemade bread to natural based body washes to an insanely comfortable bed-a hotel will never compare, you're made to feel at home. Thank you so much.
Profil utilisateur de DerekDerek est un Superhost.
Réponse de Derek :
Thanks for the very kind and generous review Sophie. And thanks for leaving the loft so beautifully clean and tidy. BTW, nobody has ever returned the breakfast tray each morning with all the dishes washed and dryed! You certainly made it easy for us. Welcome to stay anytime! Best wishes, Maggie and Derek
février 2017

Profil utilisateur de Patrick
février 2017
great place to stay. close to the city and handy parking. WiFi setup was tricky but did work eventually

Profil utilisateur de Christopher
janvier 2017
We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the loft. It had all the utilities we needed and it was well maintained and we could tell that the place was taken care with love. We also loved the fresh bread every morning. Thanks for your hospitality Derek!

Auckland, Nouvelle-Zélande · Membre depuis mars 2012
Profil utilisateur de DerekDerek est un Superhost.

Recently retired architect. I've converted my office to this self contained studio apartment.
We're in a great area of Auckland, well served by transport, facilities, and natural amenities.
Maggie and I are young at heart and enjoy meeting travelers from all over.
Interests include travel, photography, cooking, cycling, restoring old bikes, and designing the perfect goldfish pond.
Like every Kiwi bloke, regards himself an ace on the BBQ.
Could be persuaded to whip up his signature smoked salmon. Price negotiable!

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