Host contact details

378 Riddell Rd
Auckland Central
New Zealand

phone. 09 575 2445
alternative. +6421 614 111

Visitors Book

“Coming to Auckland? Need affordable accommodation? You'll love staying at Shane's charming Homestay in Glendowie Auckland. Very convenient for Auckland buses and ideal accommodation for guests visiting Kelly Tarlton's Sea Life Aquarium.”
Julia Charity - Founder's Note

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Walk to the beach & close to the city!

Single rate $65
Couple rate $75
Extra adult $15
Extra child $10
Sleeps 5
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 2
Child friendly Ask
Smokers Outside only
Pets ok x
Pick ups x
Has pets
miniature dachshund
Distance to town 18km
Nearest airport Auckland
Airport distance 30km
Languages English

Located in one of the most beautiful suburbs in Auckland, my homestay offers 2 beaches within walking distance, lovely park walks and gorgeous sunsets from the deck! Bus transport is located 10 metres from the house with buses coming twice per hour into Auckland city. Travel time is approximately 35 minutes and follows the coastal road beside the sea - breathtaking! I am an experienced homestay host and enjoy offering my guests a relaxed experience - so come along-you wont regret it! Offering a range of accommodation - your choice of three beautiful rooms - 1 Queen room and one Single room sharing fully tiled guest bathroom complete with deep bath for those relaxing soaks as well as shower facilities. Plus 1 very large Queen room with fully tiled ensuite are all offered as accommodation providing all day sun and plenty of storage. All guests can enjoy free WiFi. Ask about a help-yourself breakfast. Ideal accommodation for small families wanting an affordable Auckland holiday - very close to Kelly Tarlton's Sea Life Aquarium.


Ask By arrangement Cooked dinner Help yourself breakfast NZ cuisine Tea and coffee available

Our accommodation best suits

Business traveller Couples International guests Job relocation Single travellers

Bed layout

> 2 queens 1 single


Bath Ensuite Guest bathroom

Car parking

Off-street On-street Yes

Motorhome parking

On-street Yes


In-room Yes

Sky TV

Host lounge (shared TV with SKY)


Ideal accommodation for Kelly Tarlton's Sea Life Aquarium.

Internet access


Kitchen facilities

x Not available


In-room Yes

Washing machine / dryer

Dryer - small charge Drying rack Laundry done by arrangement Washing machine - no charge Yes


Bed linen and towels

Hobbies and Interests

Animals/pets Arts, Craft & Literature Beach, Lakes & Rivers Crafts Cuisine/cooking Entertaining Events Family Friendly Music Reading Rugby Travel Wine & Food

Special Features

Visit Kelly Tarltons Underwater World
Do a bush walk through a bird sanctuary, enjoy the running tracks & views in Churchill Park
Enjoy the beautiful beach whilst eating locally produced natural ice cream at St Heliers
Experienced Auckland Homestay host
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Hire windsurf boards or tandem bicycles at Mission Bay beach
Explore secluded Karaka Bay beach in Glendowie