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Happy halfway between city'n'beach

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Happy halfway between city'n'beach

4 guests
2 bedrooms
3 beds
1 bath
4 guests
2 bedrooms
3 beds
1 bath
HOME HIGHLIGHTS
Great value90% of recent guests gave this home’s value a 5-star rating.
Sparkling clean13 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.
Ruth is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.

A warm, newly renovated apartment in a popular suburb close to the central city and beach, with only a short bus-ride into the city. The Island Bay shopping centre is close by, which includes cafes, restaurants, supermarket, a small movie theatre, and gift shop. Enjoy walks along the seafront or hills. Only 15 minutes drive to the airport, ferry terminal and train station.

Amenities

Free parking on premises
Kitchen
Wifi
Breakfast
Shampoo
Laptop friendly workspace

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
2 single beds
Common spaces
1 couch

House Rules

No smoking
No pets
No parties or events
Check-in is anytime after 3PM
Check out by 10AM

Availability

36 Reviews

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Sheridan User Profile
Sheridan
July 2018
Ruth's place is within walking distance to many restaurants, shops and a couple really fun pubs (one of which has live music). It's a safe neighborhood and parking is available on the street. Comfortable home with a full kitchen and Netflix (not TV stations). There aren't el…
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Response from Ruth:
Hi Sheridan - sorry to hear you couldn't find the hair drier - it was in the bedroom cupboard as we feel its safer to plug it in, in the bedroom.
July 2018
Feli User Profile
Feli
April 2018
Top marks for our stay at Ruth's place for our family of 4, with two young kids. The place was nice and clean, with a full kitchen. The beds were very comfortable, with quality sheets. Living room was tiny, but not an issue if you are out and about. The bedrooms are nice and …
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Response from Ruth:
Thanks for the lovely review! So glad you enjoyed your stay with us. I trust it was a refreshing break for you in a busy stage of life!
April 2018
Carolyn User Profile
Carolyn
April 2018
We loved staying at this property, and the Corlett family are wonderful hosts. Clean, comfortable, and all the amenities that make an airbnb experience enjoyable. Island Bay has much to offer, and this property is a short walk from restaurants, shops, cafes, the cinema, and bea…
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Response from Ruth:
Thanks for being such great guests and for the great conversations talking about our shared interests - we look forward to having you stay again next year!
April 2018
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Michelle
August 2018
Excellent apartment - cosy and warm on our arrival. Everything was perfect. Will enjoy booking again.
Felicity User Profile
Felicity
August 2018
What a find! Comfy, clean, warm ... just what you want from Airbnb, a home away from home. Really like the location, lots going on and only a short bus ride in to the city. We didn’t meet Ruth but were greeted warmly by Stu and shown round. Yes, the communal space is small but w…
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Response from Ruth:
Thanks for the lovely recommendation! Sorry not to meet you in person but glad you had a great time.
August 2018
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Kylie
August 2018
Parking was easy and good location. Well decorated cute cosy house with everything you need! Ruth is a thoughtful and great host, she also recommended us a few restaurants around the area for dinner. Overall a wonderful stay
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Response from Ruth:
Yes, free parking is a bonus for sure! Glad you had a great stay.
August 2018
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Neil
August 2018
Wonderful stay in a lovely apartment, perfect location ! We stayed with our two young kids and it was fantastic.
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Response from Ruth:
Glad your first Airbnb experience was awesome!
August 2018

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Wellington, New ZealandJoined in August 2015
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