Home for Rent

Auckland 1081 New Zealand

Listing # 130431

Rates From NZD 790 Weekly
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Last Updated: Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Beautiful Fully Furnished Family Home in Onetangi, Waiheke Island, Auckland New Zealand

Our very comfortable 4 bedroomed home is ideal for a family on a quiet one way street. We live 12 mins walk through bush from one of the best beaches on the planet and are surrounded by native forest with gorgeous views out over the Gulf Island of the Pacific. The address is 16 Hobson Terrace, Onetangi, Waiheke Island but is accessed from the road above at 51S Trig Hill Road. You can rent the top level for $600 a week or two levels for $790pw or take the whole house to also include the additional bottom level self contained flat for $990pw

The house has 4 levels and is set on a sloping section. The top level is a single bedroom with outstanding views. The nest is the main living area with a large double bedroom, bathroom, entrance hallway, dining room, lovely wooded well appointed (6 element induction stove) kitchen and lounge, next level TV room, office and main bedroom with onsuite, and at the bottom a self contained one bedroom flat that can be accessed from the road below for complete privacy.
Our Honda Jazz car is available with the house you just have gas it, repair and service it.
The neighbours are very friendly and helpful although our home is very well screened from visual intrusion and the area is extraordinarily quiet at night. The home is mostly in wood with white walls in most rooms. The beds are very good quality and comfortable. We have easy maintenance wooden floors. We also have a very handsome tri-colour Border Collie called Bilbo that we would be happy to have stay at home. If you like dogs your dog would be welcome. The valley is full of bird life including the rare brown parrot the Kaka. Waiheke has wonderful cafes, vineyards and beaches as well as a very active community spirit.
Electricity costs about $100pm and landline phone and high speed internet $100pm
The price is negotiable for the right tenant. Everyone walks into our house and says what a lovely home.


Number of Bedrooms
Number of Bathrooms
Number of Offices
Surface Size
184 Sq. Meters
Suited for
8 people
Property Type


Available from Monday, March 2, 2020 until Sunday, February 28, 2021
Minimum Stay
9 month(s)
Flexible With Dates
Comments on Dates
We have some flexibility to suit the academic year and could extend to the full calendar year rental
*Approximate location of the property is within the blue radius. Red markers indicate surrounding points of interest including schools, universities, libraries and museums.

City Auckland
Postal Code - State or Province 1081 Auckland
Country New Zealand
Neighborhood Keywords Trighill Road, Onetangi
Closest University Auckland
University nearby Auckland, Hamilton

Rental Price:

NZD 790 Weekly
Rental Fee Comments
Negotiable down depending on your gardening skills and pet care. We can also offer the property without the bottom flat for 790pw
Rent Negotiable
Utilities Included
Cleaning Services Included


  • Rural Environment
  • Near Woods
  • Near Shops
  • Near Ocean/Lake
  • Near Restaurants
  • Near Public Transports

Additional Information:

  • Furnished
  • Available for Academic Term
  • Available for Short Term


  • Modern Kitchen
  • Washer
  • Dryer
  • Air-Conditioning
  • High Speed Internet
  • Wireless Network
  • Printer
  • Stairs
  • Reserved Parking
  • Fireplace
  • Piano
  • Pool
  • TV
  • Balcony or Patio
  • Garden
  • ArtStudio
  • Other: Off road parking for several cars with great views


Kid Friendly
Small Children Safe
Smoke Free
Pets Welcome
Car Available

Perform Housesitting Duties?:

  • Look after Pets
  • Care for Plants

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About Me
I am 65 and a Retired Regional Park Ranger and Biosecurity Officer having managed Whakanewha Regional Park on Waiheke Island after 16 years. I have a Zoology BSc Hons from Leeds University and was a secondary school teacher for several years. I worked for the Department of Conservation in Whanganui for 7 years. I now run a company Cut'n'Paste Weed Gels making environmentally friendly weed control products. My wife is 60 and a Psychotherapist on Waiheke Island. We are planning a year's touring holiday in a Mobile Home in Europe to spend time with friends and family. We are deeply interested in meditation and peaceful coexistence with all life.



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