Tropical Garden Retreat By the Sea

Flat or duplex | Murrays Bay | #31003

9.9/10 (35 ratings)
  • 2 Guests
  • 1 Bedrooms
  • 3 Beds
  • 1 Bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


  • Steps away from Coastal Walkway and Beaches
  • Private and picturesque setting
  • All local facilities within walking distance

Situated in the East Coast Bays of Auckland's North Shore the accommodation is ideal for couples or singles and would suit those visiting family who prefer to have their own facilities.

So close to beaches and cliff top walkways yet totally private with own entrance and opening out onto flat outdoor area.

Guests have full access to the garden and a shared solar heated salt water swimming pool.

Our neighbourhood is endowed with beautiful sea views and coastal scenery. We are adjacent to a series of walkways that cover much of the North Shore. Our local village, Mairangi Bay has many cafes, restaurants, a great fruit & vegetable market, fish shop, bakery and fashion shops. A morning stroll down to the beach, along the pipeline to one of the cafes for morning coffee is a must.

Mairangi Bay retains a real village atmosphere while still providing all the shopping options, including womens' fashion, a GREAT shoe shop, giftware,a fantastic bookshop as well as a number of dining options to choose from. A Countdown Supermarket is at the rear of the main thoroughfare.

Depending on whether you are driving, walking or using the bus you are within reach of other large shopping precincts such as Albany and Takapuna and the Northern Busway makes getting into Auckland City a breeze.

Murrays Bay is the home of sailing and where many yachtsman learnt to sail at Murrays Bay Yacht Club. There is always some activity on the water - especially Sundays and all the boats are a great sight to see. Along the 'Pipeline' at Mairangi Surf Club Sunday is also the day for all the 'Little Nippers' training to be future Surf Life Savers.

There are Markets at Mairangi, Browns Bay and Takapuna on the weekend and always something happening on the harbour.

We think we are so lucky to live here and are happy to share it with you!

Special conditions: Please park on the road Please keep gate shut for our small dog Consideration for neighbours and your hosts would be appreciated. Excessive noise and consumption of alcohol to be limited to before 11.00 pm.


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Bath tub
  • Clothes dryer
  • DVD player
  • Easy access
  • Electric blankets
  • Fridge
  • Internet (Broadband)
  • Internet (WiFi)
  • Kayak(s)
  • Life jackets
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Shower
  • Swimming pool
  • TV
  • Washing machine
  • Wheelchair access

Bed layouts

  • Main Bedroom

    1 x Cot
    1 x Mattress/Futon/Air bed
    1 x Queen bed


Maybe booked

  • Extras: Cleaning FREE (included); Linen FREE (included)
  • Multi-night stay: Get 1 FREE night when you stay for 7 nights or longer. Not valid for periods where a last minute discount applies. Free night applies to lowest priced night. Excludes school & public holidays.

*Pricing may vary depending on the dates you choose and the number of guests. Additional charges (extras) and minimum stay criteria may also apply. Service fees may also apply.

Reviews (35)

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  • Great property and location !

    Great property and location !

    MattH273 new member May 2018

  • As we had family close by, location was perfect

    As we had family close by, location was perfect. Plenty of easy walk with amazing views, restaurants nearby.

    MargaretPh3 new member May 2018

  • Lovely place to stay

    Lovely place to stay. Definitely appreciated the fruit during our stay. Such a quiet place to stay and fantastic location.

    JoC51969 100%|3x Apr 2018

  • Location was excellent and enjoyed the cafe and beach down the road...

    Location was excellent and enjoyed the cafe and beach down the road. It was near relatives we were visiting

    CathyGo3 0%|1x Jan 2018

  • A fantastic holiday apartment, spotlessly clean, comfortable and in a great location...

    A fantastic holiday apartment, spotlessly clean, comfortable and in a great location. The generous arrival platter of fruit, cereals etc is a great touch Thank you Fiona and would definitely stay again when visiting Auckland.

    kiwikings 100%|1x Dec 2017

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