Welcome to our home, with free Wifi, a large library and your own double bedroom. Only minutes away from Ponsonby, K'Rd, the Sky Tower and Victoria Park! With high ceilings and friendly French/Maori hosts, this place is really welcoming and cozy.
Cosy, real close to CBD, Ponsonby and K'rd.
Wifi. Friendly hosts!
Our house is just around the corner from the city center and easy access to the motorway to continue your NZ travels.
You will have your own room and your own keys to the house, including access to the kitchen and washing machine.
Friendly neighbour's cat visits the home often! If you have cat allergies, please be aware.
Interaction with Guests
We are a friendly French/Maori couple. We can help you out with tips for getting around the city or for your stay in NZ over a glass of wine. Or you can grab a book and some quiet time in your bedroom.
We are near a park (with a free tennis court) and next door to a backpacker if we can not host you for your entire stay (our prices are better though :P ).
On one side of our flat is a small group of shops leading to the trendy suburb of Ponsonby, on the other is a short walk to the heart of the city. We can easily help you find your way around.
Our house is located near local bus routes.
You can easily walk to CBD.
There is free public off street parking available.
Other Things to Note
Please let us know what time you think you will arrive.
The bathroom is shared with us. You are the only guests in the house.
We have towels, hair dryer, hair straighteners, washing machine and provide coffee and tea.
No indoor smoking.
Guests should be polite and friendly.
Guests should check with us first before bringing or inviting other people into our house.
Please turn off lights when you are not using them.
Please avoid streaming movies while using wifi.
If you wish to share a meal with us we are more than happy to, we only ask that you contribute in some way to the meal (eg: taking turns if you are staying several days or providing some groceries for the meal).
We stayed here for a few nights and it was amazing. M and T are lovely people and made us feel at home in there home. If anybody would ask for a place to stay i would recommend these lovely kiwi's!
Marine an Te Rangi were very welcoming and quickly made us feel at home.
We were able to use the kitchen facilities.
Bathroom and shower were excellent. The bed and linens very clean.
We shared a couple of evening meals together and had interest discussions.
The property is less than 150m to the bus 20 into the city, recommend getting a one day travel card and explore what Auckland had to offer.
A fantastic place to stay and great hosts.
Request a booking today, don't delay!
Very nice experience, Marine have a lot of good tips for the trip and Te Rangi cooked a great meal for us. Both are easy going! Thanks for all!! Carlos and Fran
We spent 2 nights with Marine and Te Rangi who are both very welcoming, warm natured and easy going. The bed was comfortable and ensured a great sleep after our adventures in and around Auckland. The location is great too - very centrally placed just a short walk downhill from K Road.
We would definitely stay here again in the future.
Merci à Marine et Te pour l'accueil réservé. Ils ont étés très accueillant et nous ont énormément aider dans nos démarches (recherches de boulot, formalités administratives etc.) La maison est très spacieuse et proche du CBD.
Marine and Te were great hosts. My friend and I had a great stay at their place, wich is very central located, so it's perfect to discover Auckland. They were very friendly, provided us with lots of helpful informations and tips about sightseeing in Auckland and New Zealand in general.
We can highly recomment them.
Thank you Marine an Te for our great start to our New Zealand trip.
We had such a great time in Auckland with very lovely and hospitable hosts Marine and Te Rangi! They gave us lots of useful tips to explore NZ and made us awesome dinner after we had travelled almost 35 hours. Perfect location next to Ponsonby and only short walk to city center and harbour. Highly recommend!
We are a French-Maori couple living in Auckland and love drinking red wine, cooking (especially T!) and watching series & movies. We have both travelled through NZ so we can help you out with tips and tricks during your stay.
Easy going and bubbly, we love to meet new people and have some fun! So don't be shy and lock up yourself in the bedroom, come out and have a chat with us, play some board games or ask directions to the best pubs ;)