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City-Bush Retreat: Fully Self-catering Private, Serviced Apartment

Condo/Apartment -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 3
Waitakere City, North Island
Spotlessly clean, private, modern apartment on a magnificent sunny, restful, rainforest property on the urban fringe of Auckland, New Zealand's major city.

Comfortable open-plan living & lounge area with a fully equipped self-catering modern kitchen. Quality Sealy Executive-Sleep mattress. Great air conditioning and Weber BBQ. Generous continental breakfast provisions are provided for your first day or so, to get you started.

FREE WiFi has been enabled throughout the apartment.

Private, easy, ground-level access to the apartment and spacious decks wrap around two sides. Off-street parking is in the car-port at the front door.

There is a 700 year old Heritage Listed Kauri tree with a waterfall and stream running through the forest, native bird-life and interesting Glow Worm displays on site and it's only three minutes...
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Listing #FKN3820548
About the Owner
Frances H
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2011
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Reviewed 20 April 2017

Situated just 25 mins from Downtown Auckland Harbour, and 40 min from the surf of the beautiful west coast beaches, this haven of comfort , is the perfect retreat for the traveller interested in all that is unique about New Zealand. The beautiful Tui birds...More

Date of stay: February 2017
Thank Ray M
Reviewed 28 February 2017

City-Bush retreat is everything we could have hoped for. It's location is even better than we expected. It took us about 20 mins to half an hour to get there from Central Auckland. It is located within the most beautiful nature reserve. There are neighbours...More

Date of stay: January 2017
Thank doubletravelus
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Reviewed 26 April 2016

This beautiful one bedroom apartment is an absolute delight. Spacious and airy with wrap-around decks to make the best of sun (or shade) overlooking native bush. Wonderful exotic feel yet only 25 mins from cbd Auckland and about the same to the airport. The village...More

Date of stay: March 2016
Thank Michael M
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fax
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Garage
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Housekeeping Optional
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Detailed Terms and Conditions will be sent to you once you confirm your interest in making a reservation (but before you pay the deposit, of course).
    1 Full bath
    1 King
    1 Twin
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Please contact the manager for complete rate information.
  • Cleaning Fee : $80 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
** Discounts are available for longer stays (12 weeks or more) at any season
** If an extra bed is required for a third person (or if you are two singles requiring a second bed) there is a surcharge of +US$30 per night.
NOTE: For the Christmas/New Year peak season period, maximum guests is 2, as only one double bed is available for this period.
** CLEANING FEE: a one-off fee of NZ$75 is required per reservation to cover cleaning expenses.
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About the neighbourhood
** BEST OF BOTH WORLDS: In Auckland, but on the urban edge
** Sunny, warm, with beautiful trees, stream in the rainforest
** Nearest airport: Auckland International: 25 minutes away
** Auckland's CBD is 25 minutes by car
** 5 min drive to nearest metro/train station to the CBD
** 3 min drive to Titirangi Village café life, galleries and shops
** Walking/jogging tracks at your door
** Famous West Coast beaches are 20 minutes away
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Auckland International Airport (25 min): 24.0 km
Railway: Glen Eden Train Station (5 min): 3.2 km
Ferry: Central City Ferry Terminal (25 min): 18.0 km
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Nearest Beach: 3.2 km.
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