The leafy suburb of Remuera, with its tree-lined streets and mix of Edwardian and early 20th-century housing, will make for a charming base for those travellers eager to explore the city of Auckland. Watersports fans will love the tidal lagoon of the Orakei Basin, which borders the neighbourhood and is also home to a 3 km (2 mile) path that will make a great starting point for nature fans eager to explore Remuera’s numerous green spaces.
Another fine example is the dormant 143 metre high (470 ft) volcanic cone of Ōhinerau - also known as Mount Hobson - which offers a great vantage from which to view the city. And, speaking of the rest of Auckland, Remuera is home to plenty of transport links that will whisk you to the bustling heart of New Zealand’s biggest city and its cultural attractions - from its Maori heritage to such landmark buildings as the Sky Tower and Harbour Bridge. Whatever your reasons for visiting, Auckland’s popularity as a destination means you’ve plenty of choices when looking to book an Airbnb vacation rental. Read on for some of the very best.
This highly-rated and stylish guesthouse will suit everyone, from lone travellers to couples and even small families. It enjoys glowing reviews from hundreds of past guests, who gave it full marks across all categories and praised the “gracious” and “welcoming” host. Amenities include kitchen facilities, a TV and Wi-Fi - the latter of which will come in very handy for planning daily excursions or getting a little work done on the go. The property is also well-placed - just 10 minutes away on foot - from rail links to the bustling heart of Auckland.
Self-contained, city fringe, private modern loft.Auckland, New Zealand
Top guest reviewsthe bed came equipped with electric blankets that kept us warm for the cool nightsthe kitchen is fantastic with plenty of space and all equipment providedthe place was very stylish and well set up with walking machine netflix wifithe bed is very comfortable the electric blanket is definitely a plusgreat layout excellent shower kitchen amenities netflix and quietspotlessly clean and cozy stayextremely clean and amazing facilitiesvery clean comfortable and stylish apartmentbeautiful space very clean comfortablethe house is very clean and new
Host:the host was very thoughtfulamy was a great hostamy was a great host very responsiveamy is a very considerate hostany was a lovely host and the property was immaculateRead more reviewsthe location is great with everything you need close bythe location was perfectclose to parks and easy access to downtowncentral location and a great space toothe loft is close to a nice shopping mall and to several forms of transportation
This private room is sure to appeal to solo travellers or couples looking to explore Auckland. Not only is it well placed for local transport links to the heart of the city, but its en-suite facilities will appeal to those who value a little of their own space. The additional private living space - complete with double sofa bed - means that up to four guests can be accommodated at a push, opening the site up for small families or groups of friends.
The suite comes equipped with plenty of amenities, such as a TV and unlimited Wi-Fi, and, while there’s no use of the kitchen, it is within easy reach of a range of bars, eateries and shops.
Quiet Luxury Space, Close to Transport and ShopsAuckland, New ZealandSuperhost
Top guest reviewswe had a group of 4 and we were given access to two bathrooms which was very usefulthe bed i slept had a memory mattress so i had a good sleepthe rooms were just lovely with everything you need for your staythe bathroom is like a 5 stars hotelthere is an en-suite with a beautiful bathroom and a second bedroomvery clean and comfortablebeautiful clean room with very comfortable bedboth bathroom was clean and moderngorgeous rooms that are clean and spaciousso clean and tidy and a beautiful home
Host:lovely home and host very wecclominggreat host with quick response definitely recommendgreat host who is very caringgreat hosts and very responsivethanks for everything the host providedRead more reviewsfantastic location and very comfortable roomgreat location safe & accessibleglad we found this place the location is close to everythinggreat location and very quiet thanks traceyvery close to everything you may need for a great stay
This stylish annexe is a good option for couples eyeing up a romantic getaway within easy reach of the city centre. Not only does it boast its own entrance - enabling you to come and go as you see fit during your holiday - it comes equipped with plenty of mod-cons. These include kitchenette facilities, satellite TV and Wi-Fi internet - the latter of which will appeal to those looking to check on their daily travel itinerary during their stay.
Previous guests gave it top marks across the board and were also impressed with its position, close to a range of shops, eateries and road transport options.
Stylish Remuera accommodation.Auckland, New ZealandSuperhost
Top guest reviewswifi quick and easythe additional touches of breakfast and tea & coffee was greatalso the yummy chocolates beside the bed - what a lovely touchthe welcome chocolates the toiletries earplug slippers light breakfast are beyond our expectation (definitely better than a hotel)great facilities spacious bathroom and quiet space for yourselfclean & comfortablevery clean and comfortable airbnbnice and clean and spaciouslovely clean spacious quiet well appointed appartmentsuper stylish immaculately clean quiet & private
Host:andrea and murray are exceptional hosts and they provide amazing hospitalitythank you very much for hosting us :)was kept stocked by the owners who were unobtrusive but friendlymurray and andrea are the amazing owners they provided everything that we neededandrea and murray are the perfect hosts and their home will not disappoint the most discerning guestRead more reviewsgreat location and welcoming hoastsand the location is really goodgreat central location with a warm neighborhood feelthe location was great for walkingexcellent location and very well presented
Likely to appeal to lone travellers or couples on a budget, this low-cost double-bedroom flat nevertheless rated very highly among previous guests. Indeed, it scored five out of five in all categories and won specific praise for its “fantastic” and “very accommodating” host. Its position in Ellerslie - just to the south of Remuera - places its close to Route One for easy driving access to the city centre. Public transport links are also close at hand, as are a range of popular restaurants and cafes.
Of course, should you prefer to dine in rather than eat out, this self-contained property includes kitchenette facilities. Other amenities to which guests have access include Wi-Fi internet, laundry facilities and handy on-site parking.
Self contained flat in Ellerslie, AucklandAuckland, New ZealandSuperhost
Top guest reviewscomfortable room with amazing amenitiesthe room was very comfortable with lots of amenitiesonce again this great space me allowed me to feel totally comfortablethe room was exactly what we needed with the luxury of a good amount of space toothe room is very well equipped with a private bathroom and a kitchenetteclean comfortable and accuratewonderful stay lovely clean comfy roomit's a lovely clean spacious place to staythe place is very clean and tidyeverything was clean and crisp - a lovely place to stay
Host:lovely space and super friendly hostshilary is a lovely hostthey are perfect as host and friendly peoplehilary & dave are wonderful hosts very friendly & accommodatinghillary and david were great hosts and we had some good conversationsRead more reviewsthe location is ideal especially as the train is within walking distancea very peaceful locationa great little spot close to towngreat location and hostseverything was excellent the location is great - close access to the motorway and ellerslie shops
Whether your trip is for work or pleasure, this large double bedroom’s location, within easy reach of Auckland’s beaches and business district, means it is likely to prove an appealing option. In reality a mini-apartment, complete with its own bathroom and garden patio, the property won praise from past guests for its level of equipment and its location within “a beautiful area” of Auckland.
Guests have access to their own microwave, fridge and electric kettle and access to the host’s laundry facilities, on request. There’s also a TV and that all-important free Wi-Fi access for getting work done on the go. Nearby buses whisk passengers to the business district and waterfront.
Near CBD & beaches -Large Double RoomAuckland, New Zealand
Top guest reviewswonderful mini-apartment with ensuite even with a hot water jug toaster and fridgeprivate bathroom and fantastic set up in the room includes own mini kitchen / fridge and microwavethe only thing that we didn’t have access to was a fanlovely place nice touch with the mini breakfast and snacksnice double room (living and bedroom) in aucklandloads of clean towels and very clean throughoutvery clean and comfortablesuper clean and comfortable for a business stayvery comfortable very clean and quiet accommodationlarge room and bed very clean and tidy
Host:amazing hosts very welcoming and warmthanks to our great hoststhe hosts are very friendly and welcomingthey were both extremely friendly and helpfulthank you very much mirna and gavrilo lovely hostsRead more reviewsgreat location and very nicegreat central location in close proximity to remuera and newmarketvery convenient location and free parkinggreat place to stay location close to cityi always love coming back to mirna & gav's place
This private room is located close to local amenities and transport links and will appeal to lone travellers or couples looking for an affordable accommodation option that is well-placed for exploring the wider Auckland area. The local neighbourhood is home to a range of restaurants and shops, all within walking distance. The nearest bus stop is just three minutes away, which will come in handy for making the journey to the heart of the city. Those using their own transport will also find the airport just 20 minutes’ drive away.
As well as the room, guests also have access to the host’s kitchen, TV and Wi-Fi. Previous visitors were impressed with the helpful host, the property’s location close to cafes and shops, as well as the easy bus access to the business district.
Convenient Location & Immaculate Place
Top guest reviewsbed was amazing tooall in all it is a nice room for a few nightseverything was clean and tidy and margo was really nice and helpfulthe house and room was very clean modern and homelythe room is very nice cosy and very cleanwhich is not to take anything away from the clean modern relaxing space she offersmargo is a wonderful host the house is clean and bright
Host:margo is a wonderful host who is friendlymargo was a great host and very accommodatingmargo was very helpful and answered any questions that we hadmargo is a great host and the house was immaculatethanks for having us margo absolutely lovely place and a great hostRead more reviewsand the central auckland location was a bonusthe city centre is easily approachable by busyou can easily find a parking place and take the bus down towna great place to stay for my quick tripgreat location great value for money margo was a fantastic host and the house couldn't of been cleaner
An accommodation option for women and couples only, this private double bedroom and bathroom are handily placed for a range of restaurants and transport links. Indeed, the nearby restaurants are just 300 metres away (1,000 feet) and bus stops for onward travel are five minutes away, on foot.
Guests can enjoy access to all public parts of the host’s home, including the kitchen facilities, should they prefer to whip up a few snacks rather than visit a local eatery. Amenities include Wi-Fi and a laptop-friendly workspace, should your trip be for study or business. There’s also free off-street parking, if you plan on using your own transport to get about.
Cozy, Stylish House with Private Garden
Another well-reviewed, low-cost option, this double bedroom in the host’s Remuera home is within walking distance of a range of local amenities and transport links. The nearest bus stop is just five minutes away, while those looking to take the train are only a quarter of an hour from the closest station, on foot. Remuera’s range of shops and eateries are also close at hand.
The room scored top marks from past guests for its location and value for money. They were also impressed with the host’s local tips and friendly welcome. Modern conveniences include the use of the host’s kitchen and laundry facilities, as well as Wi-Fi, should you need to stay connected during your stay.
Remuera private double bedroom and single car parkAuckland, New Zealand
Top guest reviewspatricia and her family are very friendly and helpful and made my stay comfortable and enjoyablegreat room and very helpful hosts thanks patricia & ian
Host:host had very good tips for the city i definitely would book it againpatricia's place is one of it's kindRead more reviewsgreat comfortable and quiet locationsecluded neatly and close to a nature reserve
A popular option for lone travellers or couples on a budget, this double-bedroom is located in a very stylish property within easy reach of local restaurants and transport links to the heart of Auckland. Not only that, but the hosts also provide use of their pool. Other amenities include air conditioning, access to the kitchen and Wi-Fi internet - which should appeal if your trip is for work or study. Past guests gave the site full marks for its cleanliness and also praised the “accommodating” and “friendly” hosts.
Sanctuary in modern central suburbAuckland, New Zealand
Top guest reviewsgreat shower pressure and amenitiesthe downstairs bedroom has its own bathroom and excellent wi-fiwifi was throughout the property and the kitchen was great to cook inher kitchen is amazing and all amenities were clean and cared forthe property also has a pool which in the current weather (30 degrees) is an added bonusclean quiet and private accommodationit quiet clean and safenice clean modest bedroom in a very big housevery nice house clean and tidyclean and big house kind hostess warm communication feel so safe and touched
Host:the host is very friendlylovely friendly helpful familysunny was helpful with any questions or requestshosts were friendly & welcoming & tried to come accross helpfullsunny is a super host for us :)Read more reviewsan easy bus ride to grocery stores and the citygreat location would definitely recommend to other travelerssunny's is in a great location and is very cheaplovely room and house in great location in remuerathe neighborhood is really enjoyable as well try the greenfinger cafe or ampersand restaurant near the train station
The best of both worlds awaits guests who opt for a stay in this studio guest suite. For, not only does it enjoy a peaceful setting - with a garden and the sound of running water - it is just a short walk from popular eateries. What’s more, it comes with its own entrance - which will appeal to those who wish to come and go as they deem fit. An option for lone travellers and couples, it won glowing reviews from past guests, who gave it top marks for its location, value for money and cleanliness.
Studio sancturary set in native bushAuckland, New Zealand
Top guest reviewssmall but comfortable stay with a view of lovely plantationthe following night i was provided with an extra heater which was greatvery clean quite and charmingjen's studio is super nice and cleanthe studio itself was somewhat basic but clean with a comfortable bed
Host:jen is a great hostexcellent value and very efficient and friendly servicejen is a great host so flexible and answer messages quicklyjen's is lovely very responsive & welcomingRead more reviewsjen's place was perfectly located for melocation was perfect for megreat value and ideal location for where we wanted to beaccess to the city was so easy from the nearby railway stationgreat place to stay close to transportation and jen was a wonderful hostess
Whether you’re a business traveller looking for a simple room within easy reach of the central business district or a couple hoping to explore the sights of Auckland from a well-placed base, there’s an Airbnb vacation rental in Remuera to suit your needs.
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