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Torbay, Auckland





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Property ID: 714

Property type and description
Cottage / Cabin - Main residence

Location notes

  • Short drive to the beach
  • Walking distance from the beach
  • Outer city suburb
  • Short drive to a small village / town
  • Short drive to a golf course

Swap parties allowed at this property

  • Singles
  • Couples
  • Couples - Retired
  • Families

Swap periods available

Nearest Town / City
Browns bay

Nearest Airport
40 KM

The location shown on this map is an approximate location, not the actual address of the property.

About us

Member ID: 4786

We are a Newley married ( non smoking ) professional couple in our early 50's . ... We can work from a home base , so can swop anytime !!! We love change . . Therefore excited about swaps . . We look after and are very tidy in our home and will be the same in yours ! Between us we have 2 adult daughters and one grand daughter with a second one due in mid Sep! We love catching up with our family as well as treasure our own time ! We both immigrated to beautiful NZ approx 15 years ago , Doug from Scotland and Linda from South Africa and found each other in Auckland nearly 5 years ago ! We love that NZ is our home as we love the outdoor lifestyle of NZ and really LOVE living close to our fav beach on the shore - waiake beach ( and Browns bay beach ) both 7 to 10 min walk away from our beautiful bungalow !!! We love change and experiencing new places , house swap . . makes that possible. We always say.... A few days away , in a "home away from home" makes for a Refreshing Positive experience while you get to visit new areas in beautiful New Zealand !!

Our Dream Locations

Some locations we are interested in visiting

All locations in this region
Hatfields Beach
Kawau Island
Muriwai Beach
Omaha Beach
Snells Beach
Waiheke Island
All locations in this region
Bay of Plenty & Rotorua
Mt Maunganui
Bay of Plenty & Rotorua

Property description and facilities

A cosy bright bungalow within walking distance to waiake beach in Torbay.
Handy for Browns bay shops and with good access to transport options.

A lovely big, North facing deck for summer ( with a outdoor wood burning stove ) and a great wood burning open fire in the lounge for those colder winter evenings.

One full bathroom with toilet and second seperate toilet plus basin !

A perfect location if you love being near the beach and want access to all the wonderful attractions of Auckland.

Tastefully furnished with professionally landscaped gardens.

  • Bath
  • BBQ
  • Car-port
  • Deck / Patio
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Electric Blankets
  • Firewood available
  • Hifi / Music System
  • Highchair
  • Indoor Shower
  • Insulated house
  • Internet
  • Mains water
  • Microwave
  • Mobile Coverage
  • Outdoor fireplace
  • Outdoor grassed area
  • Sky TV
  • Sky TV Sport
  • SkyTV: Bring your own card
  • TV
  • Washing Machine
  • Wifi
  • Wood burner

Location description and facilities

Great opportunity for walks to local beaches and cafes. Leave the car at home and enjoy!

Browns bay is 3 minutes in the car and has everything you need for your stay.

Facilities close by:

  • Beach
  • Biking
  • Boat ramp
  • Boating
  • Boogie Boarding
  • Bush Walking
  • Cafes
  • Cinema
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Gym
  • Jet skiing
  • Kids playground
  • Lawn bowling
  • Paddle boarding
  • Parks - Local or regional
  • Playing fields
  • Public library
  • Public swimming pool
  • Public transport
  • Pubs
  • Restaurants
  • Rock pools
  • Sailing
  • Shopping
  • Skate park
  • Swimming beach
  • Tennis
  • Ten-pin bowling
  • Theatre
  • Windsurfing

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