5 Best Tiny Houses For Rent In Auckland, New Zealand - Updated 2024

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Auckland, New Zealand’s largest city, offers breathtaking natural beauty and urban charm. With its stunning harbors, volcanic islands, and lush native bush, the city provides an exceptional backdrop. Sky Tower’s panoramic views will delight visitors. Strolling along the vibrant Viaduct Harbour would also be nice. Another attraction to explore is the West Coast beaches and the nearby majestic Rangitoto Island. If you want to immerse yourself in minimalist living surrounded by the grandeur of Auckland’s landscapes, consider renting a tiny house. These compact dwellings offer a cozy and sustainable way to experience local life. Discover these best tiny houses for rent in Auckland, New Zealand, for a memorable stay.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on April 13, 2024.

1. Tiny home with French doors (from USD 103)

Experience the charm of coastal living in this eco-friendly tiny house in Auckland. After a long day, you can unwind on an outdoor sofa or explore the nearby sea. It has double-glazed cedar French doors, which connect the cozy indoors with the deck, where you can enjoy barbecue meals.

This space even offers kayak access and welcomes pets. Guests can enjoy amenities, including a full kitchen with a fridge. Moreover, this place guarantees a comfy stay with its king-size bed in the bedroom loft. Remote workers will also appreciate the unlimited Wi-Fi connection.

Stayed at this property?
Auckland, New Zealand
1.8 km (1.2 mi) from Auckland Zoo
111 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Tiny home 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it was really cosy and comfortable for a few nights in the city
the house was clean and warm and relaxing
extremely clean and interesting place to stay
amazing a clean interesting well designed and warm space
inside is very well designed with plenty of storage well equipped and very clean
hosts are lovely and respectful
great space & great hosts
your hosts are fantastic and welcoming
ellen and nicko were great hosts and welcomed us and showed us around
ellen and nicko were great hosts
location was fantastic for me
point chevalier is a fantastic location close to the city and very easy access to the motorway
being close to the beach makes it extra special
such a beautiful place to stay amazing location and wonderful hosts
within walking distance is the shops cafes bus stop and of course the beautiful beach and parks
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2. The Garden Cottage (from USD 52)

The Garden Cottage is a serene and unique tiny house well-suited for those seeking peace. As part of a vegetarian meditation retreat center, this simple abode offers amenities for relaxation. The fold-out desk and upgraded Wi-Fi also make this place perfect for vacationers who need to work for a bit. With free parking, this cottage allows its guests to bring a car. Moreover, the tranquil garden here is a perfect spot to unwind.

You can even use the kitchen with an air fryer for home-cooked meals. Just note that this home does not allow the cooking meat here.

Stayed at this property?
Auckland, New Zealand
8.44 km (5.3 mi) from Auckland Zoo
46 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Tiny home 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
bit like childhood again single bed and loo on the outside porch
clean nice n peaceful
its a good experience clean and tidy
cottage is clean in peaceful garden environment
the host was exyremely welcoming and helpful
highly recommend this delightful little spot with a lovely host
host was helpful and check in was a breeze
thank you for being so helpful and thoughtful
great host accommodating and very friendly would recommend
beautiful beaches close by
close to town but surrounded by bush and the peaceful feeling that creates
waitekere ranges were beautiful and so close
beautiful little space surrounded by nature close to beaches :) and shops if you need
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3. Tranquil renovated rental (from USD 61)

Perfect for small groups or couples, this renovated 1930s Bedford accommodation has a comfortable upstairs queen bed and fold-out sofa. The cook in your group will also love the fully equipped kitchen. Enjoy mood lighting for a special ambiance and lounge in the massive covered deck. Alternatively, swing on hammocks or play lawn games.

You can even catch up with your loved ones using the Wi-Fi access. Additionally, this urban sanctuary guarantees a convenient stay with laundry access and free parking.

Stayed at this property?
Auckland, New Zealand
9.12 km (5.7 mi) from Auckland Zoo
124 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Tiny home 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
bus was clean and cosy and had everything we needed
spotlesly clean well appointed and the host is friendly and helpful
it's warm cosy clean and has everything you need to slip away from society for a bit
awesome host beautiful peaceful place
gerry was a great host and very accomodating
gerry was very welcoming and helpful
great host the place was relaxing and chilled
gerry is a wonderful host and has thought of everything
the bus was great and suited us perfectly
kids and i loved the bus the location it felt like glamping
it's perfectly located for a stay in a quiet area close to the beautiful west beaches
beautiful spot and lovely bus
still so close to auckland but it feels like another world
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4. The Tuatara Hut (from USD 58)

A super cute and tiny home awaits in the heart of Beach Haven Village. This cedar-clad cabin also offers a comfortable stay and is ideal for couples. The rear part of the property provides an intimate spot with a deck area. Enjoy the convenience of nearby cafes and other establishments, or head to Fuller Ferry.

Other highlights of this home include garden views and public beach access. Moreover, the Wi-Fi and a dedicated workspace make this space perfect for remote workers on vacation.

Stayed at this property?
Auckland, New Zealand
8.6 km (5.4 mi) from Auckland Zoo
37 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Tiny home 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
very clean and well equipped
it was very clean well equipped and great value for money
very clean and well equipped with everything we needed during our short stay
lynnette's place is clean and well equipped for 1-2 people
the hosts don't intrude at all but are extremely responsive and attentive to questions or needs
in a good location close to shops and public transport
the location is good close to every amenity including good eating places walks and a park
has everything you need location was great as you’re just outside the city
all was great with our stay here really cool little place and great location
it was very cute and set away from the main road so it was very private and quiet
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5. Cozy home near establishments (from USD 57)

This cozy stay near the shore is ideal for couples. It is a newly built space with a luxurious queen bed and a private patio. There is even a functional kitchen at your disposal. Another highlight of this rental is its unlimited Wi-Fi access. Additional amenities include free parking, so you don’t have to worry if you plan to bring a car. The luggage drop-off even comes in handy if you arrive early or depart late.

This charming tiny home is also a perfect base for exploring the nearby beaches, nature reserves, and the central business district. Moreover, this place is close to a bus stop and local shops.

Stayed at this property?
Auckland, New Zealand
8.81 km (5.5 mi) from Auckland Zoo
121 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Tiny home 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
comfortable and cozy place to stay with modern furnishing and amenities
the bed is particularly comfortable like sleeping on a cloud lovely shower with great pressure
clean and comfortable bed
super clean and well presented
excellent facility- clean and well appointed
lovely clean place would stay again
really nice place to stay super clean and obviously lovely decorated
jamie was a great host and her decor is so nice
jamie was extremely helpful with checkin
jamie is a sweet host who is very easy to get in contact with
jamie is a great host she responded quickly to my messages and was really friendly and welcoming
jamie was a great host and we would gladly stay at her place again in the future
great location and beautifully decorated
the perfect place wish we could’ve stayed longer
this place is super cozy and is located in a quiet neighborhood not too far outside the downtown area
parking was very helpful to access what the convenient location has to offer
definitely recommend this place good location if ur planning on shopping/looking around the shore
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Experience the charm of tiny living

Enjoy an intimate, unique stay in Auckland, New Zealand, by opting for one of these top tiny houses available for rent. These accommodations, near urban attractions and serene nature spots, offer a cozy and convenient experience amidst the city. So, book one now to add a distinctive charm to your journey.

Any must-sees we missed? Tell us about them in the comments section or write a post here to help out fellow travelers!
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