Top 8 Airbnb Vacation Rentals Near Auckland Airport, New Zealand - Updated 2023


Auckland is an eclectic city spread over volcanic fields and comes with twin harbors. It lies in the country’s North Island, and it is a wonderful amalgamation of natural wonders and urbane activities. There are many other interesting things to do here. Head to Sky Tower, a popular landmark in the city that allows you to look at panoramic views of Viaduct Harbor from its observation tower. For a relaxing vacation, take a stroll in the oldest park in the city, Auckland Domain. You can also walk down the seaside promenade near downtown as you unwind at Mission Beach. If you are coming from Auckland Airport, the biggest airport in New Zealand, you might want a place where you can rest first before exploring. For a list of choices, read below for the top Airbnb vacation rentals near Auckland Airport, New Zealand.

1. Spacious townhouse with kitchen (from USD 352)

This comfortable and modern house is spacious enough to accommodate 10 guests. It has five bedrooms, three of which have en-suite bathrooms. However, all rooms have their own wardrobes. Its open-plan kitchen is a great place for preparing meals, and guests can lounge in the huge living area. The home has a keyless entrance, making it quite secure. It is just a seven-minute drive from Auckland Airport. A 10-minute car ride can take you to the outlet mall, Dress Smart, and you can easily get to Ponsonby Road where there are plenty of bars and eateries.

Spacious Home Just 7 mins from the Airport
Auckland, New Zealand
189 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 5 Beds 10 Guests 5 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10

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Amenities & Room:
beautiful rooms with mostly ensuite bathrooms
we loved our stay we were so comfortable it was perfect for our needs
very clean and comfortable
super clean and gorgeous house
the place was very clean and tidy
clean tidy and extremely well presented
lovely clean and modern space
the hosts were great checked in and checked out easily
friendly host and highly recommend
eric and jason are great host
eric was a great host
eric is a super host highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests
great location with easy access to highway and airport
nice place and great location
a great place to stay near the airport
it's location provides easy access to all regions of auckland via the motorway
great townhouse close to area we needed to be
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2. Luxury guest house with spectacular views

Located in a quiet tree-lined street in the Mangere Bridge suburb, this charming guesthouse’s interiors spell luxury. It has one bedroom with a queen-size bed perfect for two guests. The Airbnb vacation rental’s bathroom is clean and has a shower. The hosts offer breakfast, but you will have a coffee maker at your disposal too. There is a microwave if you wish to heat your food and a fridge to store drinks. The home also has a lovely deck with screens to ensure privacy. Amenities such as Wi-Fi, an iron, a TV, free parking, and more will be provided. Auckland Airport is a short drive from the home.

The Oasis in the Bridge
Auckland, New Zealand
188 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

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Amenities & Room:
she also added nice touches such as breakfast and coffee amenities
(website hidden by airbnb) has air conditioning we loved our stay there
lovely guest house with thoughtful touches and an extra comfortable bed
the space is very comfortable and well equipped
very nice touches like power adapters for phones bottle of wine simple breakfast toiletries etc
very clean and modern
clean and so comfortable
very clean definitely recommend
super clean new modern
the accomodation is very clean and neat
gee was the perfect host
gee was an extremely friendly host and made us feel right at home
gee was very responsive and friendly
gee was such s great host would definitely stay again
gee is also a great host and quick to respond to any queries
excellent location near the airport
great place close to airport
great location and stylish space
great place very close to the airport
extremely stylish place in a perfect spot close to the airport
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3. Quaint house in Mangere Bridge

This renovated home in Mangere Bridge offers guests complete privacy to enjoy their suite. The bedroom has a queen-size bed that can accommodate two people. Plus, it has an en-suite bathroom with a luxury rain shower. The room also has a bar fridge, a microwave, and a dining table with chairs, and guests are served breakfast on the house. You can enjoy Netflix on the TV in the bedroom for some entertainment. The Airbnb rental is cozy as it comes with heating. The airport is a 10-minute drive from the home.

Homestead Suite2 - Close to Airport incl breakfast
Auckland, New Zealand
441 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

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Amenities & Room:
amazing space - really lovely amenities and fabulous rain shower thank you julia for all of your thoughtful touches
our stay has been very pleasant quiet neighbourhood comfy bed with lots of amenities
all new style and very comfortable
great bed shower ticks lots of boxes
very comfortable place to stay and makes catching a flight much easier
sparkling clean and comfortable stay
super clean and comfortable space also
it was very clean and the neighborhood is friendly
nice place with all you need clean and comfy
sparkly clean quality linens lovely soaps and so quiet
the host is also exceptionally friendly and hospitable
very comfortable and julie was such a kind host
julia is a great host
julia is a great host and i definitely recommend staying here
amazing host and cute place
super cute place near the airport
wonderfully central location and excellent parking
great location -nice and close to the airport
great place near the akl airport
perfect location if your catching a flight from auckland airport
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4. Eclectic, modern home close to waterfront

This modern and tastefully decorated home can host five guests. It has two comfortable bedrooms and one bathroom. One bedroom has a queen-size bed, while the second one has two single beds. There is also a sofa bed in the common area. The apartment has a living area where you can watch TV and unwind. The kitchenette is well equipped for preparing easy meals. The home has amenities such as Wi-Fi, a washing machine, free parking, and more. Hosts also provide breakfast. Auckland Airport is a 15-minute drive from here, and the village with its cafes is a 15-minute walk away. A short walk also takes you to Ambury Farm and Mangere Mountain. Commuting is also easy as the 309 bus stop is outside the home.

The Village Apartment; convenient to a lot.
Auckland, New Zealand
59 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 4 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

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Amenities & Room:
no tv but free wifi and toy box for the kids
nice and clean and comfortable
the house is very clean and tidy
the house was nice and clean a beautiful space
the place was exceptionally clean and has plenty of space for the 4 adults and 1 child
(thanks sonya ) the house is clean and new
really quick responses and a very helpful host
she was very thoughtful and kind
sonya is a great host
very friendly host
great accom and great friendly hosts
great place close to the airport
great place close to airport
we enjoyed the location of sonya's place being near the airport and extended family
the airbnb itself is located in a great area close to the airport and transportation
sonya’s house is in a beautiful location close to the airport
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5. Gorgeous country home close to Ambury Park (from USD 73)

This one-bedroom studio, which is part of a house, can accommodate two guests. Its bedroom has two beds and a sofa bed, while the bathroom is clean and comes with a shower. Guests can also enjoy some privacy since they have their own entrance at the back. The open plan layout of the home offers easy access to the living and dining areas. The kitchen is well equipped and allows guests to prepare meals easily. The home is a 15-minute ride from the airport. Since it is opposite Ambury Park, you will often hear birds chirping. A grocery store and a coffee shop are nearby, while Villa Maria is a 15-minute drive from here. Amenities provided include Wi-Fi, a washing machine, free parking, air conditioning, a dedicated workspace, and other essentials.

A touch of the country near the city
Auckland, New Zealand
41 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
gail also provided a nice array of breakfast items
great apartment in a lovely setting
gail's apartment was a highlight of my new zealand airbnb-ing
exceptionally clean modern and comfortable
the room was very clean and comfortable
excellent property clean comfortable and quiet
the space itself is clean stylish and so cozy
clean cozy and beautiful place spacy with great interior as well
great host great place :)
hosts are great people super amazing experience
host is quick to communicate and very friendly
east check in very private great hosts
we did not get to meet the hosts but it is clear they do hospitality well
gail's place is pretty close to perfect
peaceful area walking distance to a child-friendly park with cows horses and sheep
great place to stay only bummed that i didnt have time to visit ambury park next door
the place is easily accessible and just a short drive to the airport
easy airport and motorway access and good access to local walks including mangere mountain
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6. Charming guest suite with free breakfast

This property can sleep up to four guests as it comes with two bedrooms and a bathroom. The home has a relaxed vibe and plenty of character. The bedrooms are clean. One bedroom has a queen-size bed, while the other one has a sofa bed. The renovated Airbnb vacation rental also offers free continental breakfast, but the kitchen has a microwave and a fridge for guests to use. The home offers amenities such as free Wi-Fi, free off-street parking, heating, hot water, and more. To top it all off, the home is a 15-minute drive from the airport. MIT Manukau Campus and Manukau bus and train station are a six-minute drive away. The home is a two-minute drive from two supermarkets and several eateries and takeaways.

Cozy Apartment on Shalimar
Auckland, New Zealand
528 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

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Amenities & Room:
we used the pull out couch and it was quite comfortable
the fold out bed was a bit uncomfortable but lucky to have the other bed to sleep on
there were extra blankets plenty of towels and a fan and dehumidifier to use
a few games were included in the room which was a nice touch
provided many amenities like lots of towels for each person and a continental breakfast
place was clean and tidy
very clean comfortable beds
clean spacious and tidy
very clean and tidy sleep-out
fantastic place clean tidy and quiet
nice and helpful host
very welcoming and a lovely host
thank you for being an awesome host and communicating everything so clearly
letitia was an awesome host with an awesomely fast response to our request
thank you letitia for being such a thoughtful host
good location for airport
easy 30 minute trip into the city and close to everything in manukau
great location close to shops and rainbows end
the location is perfect for this as it is 15 mins away from the airport
the space was close to the airport which was nice
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7. Luxurious one-bedroom studio near city

This lovely Airbnb vacation rental can accommodate two people. The bedroom is cozy and clean and comes with a queen-size bed. The studio has an open plan layout, and guests have a lounge area to chill in and watch TV with Chromecast. There is also a kitchen where you can prepare meals that can be enjoyed at the dining table. The bathroom has a shower, and outside of it, you will find laundry facilities. The outdoor deck offers privacy and makes for a great spot to soak up some sun. Breakfast is served by the hosts. Amenities provided include Wi-Fi, a washing machine, an iron, air conditioning, a workspace, free parking, and more. The rental is close to the airport and the city.

Luxury one bedroom studio, close to airport & city
Auckland, New Zealand
208 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
thoughtful amenities easy coffee maker and just enough breakfast provision
amenities are superb and the bed is really comfortable
immaculate space - fully equipped + everything you need to make your stay comfortable relaxed peaceful and warm
quiet location great local amenities well appointed and very comfortable
coming and going was easy and we slept like (jet-lagged) babies on the cozy bed
an absolutely clean and cosy place
very very clean and cozy place to stay
so clean and comfortable and well equipped
the place is sparkling clean with high-end touches
the place was clean and cozy and the bed was so comfortable
lovely space and lovely hosts
great host & great place
bob & sue were lovely hosts
friendly and welcoming hosts
the hosts are very welcoming
great location in a quiet neighborhood and near the airport
easily accessible from airport and close
really nice place which is located close to the airport
bob and sue have a great place that is very close to the airport
the neighborhood is very nice and quiet
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8. Cozy home with stunning views in Manaku Heights

The cozy rental can accommodate five guests and offers stunning views. Guests will have separate access to the ground floor, which will be their private haven. The two bedrooms are big and have queen-size beds. There is a sofa bed in the living area, and there is one bathroom. The living area also has a kitchenette with a microwave, toaster, fridge, and kettle. Guests have access to amenities like a washing machine, free parking on premises, Wi-Fi, an iron, a dedicated workspace, and more. Relax on the deck outside as you enjoy the greenery. A 15-minute drive takes you to Auckland Airport. The train station and bus stop are within a five-minute walk.

2 Bedroom, Sunny Unit in Manukau Heights
Auckland, New Zealand
277 reviews  Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 3 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the cottage is very comfortable plenty of room and has a lovely view from the little balcony
we had the best night sleep ever after a long flight the beds were really comfy
a lovely new bathroom and spacious bedrooms
the kitchen is quite small but certainly plenty for a few days
both the bedrooms are spacious and the beds were very comfortable
very clean and tidy
very clean and tidy
very clean and tidy place
very clean place and spacious
super clean and thoughtful touches
belinda was a great host
belinda and her hubby are such amazing hosts
belinda was very helpful
thanks belinda and ian for being great hosts :)
belinda was very considerate and helpful
great location with easy access from airport
good location not far from westfield mall
great place in excellent location
perfect place to stay near akl airport
perfect location close to vodafone events center
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Enjoy a sojourn in vibrant Auckland

A trip to Auckland is a must for those looking to enjoy the urbane environment in New Zealand. The eclectic city has plenty of activities for travelers, and staying close to the airport makes it easier for you to settle down as soon as you arrive. Stay in a home with great amenities and a convenient location close by choosing any of the options listed above.

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