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The Secret Garden

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Overview
studio
1 bathroom
2 guests
2 nights minimum
Condo/Apartment
Based on Aucklands North Shore Browns Bay is 45 minutes drive from Auckland airport & 25 minutes from Aucklands CBD You can get a bus from the airport to Aucklands CBD & then on to Browns BayThe unit is 5 minutes drive from North Harbour Stadium where top sports & music concerts are held The studio is in a quiet Cul De Sac. There are bus stops to Browns Bay & Auckland 5 minutes walk awayThe unit is a opened plan En Suite Bedroom Kitchen & Dining area ,with a shared laundry area. The kitchen is fully equipped small stove top ,microwave & slow cooker etc There is a deck & barbeque area for outdoor entertainment There is plenty of off street parking & a car port There is a welcome pack on arrival...Based on Aucklands North Shore Browns Bay is 45 minutes drive from Auckland airport & 25 minutes from Aucklands CBD You can get a bus from the airport to Aucklands CBD & then on to Browns BayThe unit is 5 minutes drive from North Harbour Stadium where top sports & music concerts are held The studio is in a quiet Cul De Sac. There are bus stops to Browns Bay & Auckland 5 minutes walk awayThe unit is a opened plan En Suite Bedroom Kitchen & Dining area ,with a shared laundry area. The kitchen is fully equipped small stove top ,microwave & slow cooker etc There is a deck & barbeque area for outdoor entertainment There is plenty of off street parking & a car port There is a welcome pack on arrivalMore
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About the Owner
BOB b
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2015
Interaction with guests
Go down the drive on the right of the mail box towards the white car & turn left onto the deck & through to the ranch slider door The key is in the lock box code will be given on date of arrival Thanks
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ideal location handy for Browns Bay and superb Long Bay easy to get too Auckland suggest driving or getting the bus to Devonport and getting the ferry across a lot less stressfull! Bob and Carol great hosts leave you in peace unless you need them...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Paul D
Coastal589854, VR Owner at The Secret Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for the great review see you again some time Carol & Bob

Reviewed 10 April 2016

Bob and Carol were very accommodating. The unit fairly small but well presented and very clean. We stayed 17 nights and it was a great base for us.

Date of stay: March 2016
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Reviewed 24 August 2015

I stayed for 8 nights in August while I was visiting my daughter who is living in Browns Bay which is about half an hours walk away. The arrangements for my stay were dealt with very quickly with fast responses to every query. The accommodation...More

Date of stay: August 2015
Thank paul_44_mk
Management response:Responded 4 September 2015

Hi Bob & Carol here sorry we missed you as we were overseas thanks for the good review,

Reviewed 9 August 2015

Stayed here for a few weeks recently. The owners, who live in the adjoining house, are really nice and very hospitable and arranged for a friend to pick me up from the airport for a few quid with a quick tour of the city centre...More

Date of stay: July 2015
1  Thank fish_fingers
Management response:Responded 20 August 2015

Slightly dissapointed with the review, cleanliness is of paramount importance to us The room was freshly decorated & a new carpet over winter before this guest arrived. The customer booked for 14 days & then decided to stay for another 15days? As for the insects...More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Ask
Smoking Allowed: Ask
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DVD Player
Refrigerator
Washer
Safe
Outdoor Dining Area
Air Conditioning
Towels Provided
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
Books
Hairdryer
TV
Parking
Shared Garden
City Getaway
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
Toaster
Staffed Property
Cooker
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Local Guides/Maps
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Alarm Clock
Central Heating
Dryer
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Balcony
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
Terrace
Patio
Deck
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About the neighbourhood
There are lots of things to do in the area, walking tracks out into the bush or along the cliff tops, or just relax on one of the many beaches.Wind surfing & paddle boarding are also popular pastimes. Bowling club, Tennis club numerous Gym's Cycles & kayak hire are available in Browns Bay .There is a heliport near by where you can have scenic flights over the bays & Auckland city Or take a 40 minute drive over to Aucklands wild west coast to surf the waves
How to get there
Shuttle services run from Auckland Airport to Browns Bay these average from 35 pounds to 45 pounds. Alternatively there is a bus service from the Airport through to Browns Bay
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