About the Homestay
Retired couple. We live in a 5-bedroom house in central Auckland . Close by to all amenities, suburban townships, shopping malls, buses, cinemas, gardens, hills, and parks.
Ex-restaurant owner, skilled in Malaysian cooking. Quiet suburb.
Have hosted many international students for over 20 years.
Conversant in English, Cantonese and Mandarin.
- Internet Access
Bedrooms available for booking
About the Area
Our house is located within the central suburb of Auckland in a quiet and safe street in the Mt Albert and Owairaka areas.
The bus stop is about 5 minutes walk away from the house. Many options to the city and other suburbs.
Local Area Facilities
- Shopping Centre
- Bus Stop
- Train station
Hosts can offer a complimentary light breakfast at their discretion. All other meals will incur an additional cost. Meals and any additional payment should be arranged directly with your host.
Included in the stay
- Complimentary Light Breakfast
- Use of Kitchen
Keep doors closed and locked when going in and out of house.
No smoking indoors. Feel free to use the kitchen but must clean up and put utensils back in their proper place . Feel free to watch TV in the lounge with us at anytime.
If you invite a friend to stay over, NZ$20.00 will be charged per night.
Provide your own toiletries.
You may meet other homestays at any time. Please feel free to mingle.
Hope you will enjoy your stay and have a memorable experience with us.
Smoking is allowed outdoors only.
Aunty is a great chef that provides sumptuous dinner at a small token of price. Uncle is a well-read gentlemen, chatty and always ready to share his local NZ experiences. It is a pleasant stay that made you feel like home. Highly recommended.!
How do I book?
Contact the host to check their availability and ask them any questions you have about staying with them. Once the host confirms they’re available for your dates, you can complete your booking.
When do I pay?
Once a host confirms they're available, you can go ahead and pay the 15% booking fee (maximum of 199 $£€ for longer term bookings) using a choice of payment methods: Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Maestro, Laser, JCB & PayPal (not available in certain countries). You then pay your host on arrival or as stated by your host on their profile and agreed by you on booking. Please be cautious if a host requests advance payment if its not included on their profile. Our hosts have been advised that if they wish to request advance payment they must make this explicit in their profile. We do not recommend the use of Money gram or Western Union.
When can I share my contact details?
Host and Guest email address, phone number and home address will be exchanged in a confirmation email sent to both immediately after a booking is completed. It's against our policy for Guests and Hosts to exchange direct contact details via our messaging system.