Goldies Homestead

Goldies Homestead is located in the heart of the University’s Goldie Vineyard so students can enjoy a realistic winery experience.

About the residence

Goldies Homestead offers accommodation for 10 students enrolled in the Wine Science programme which is run from Waiheke Island.

There is an on-site contact for emergencies, and an area manager and administrator who are available during office hours.

Residence profile

Residence profile Goldies Homestead
Student type Wine Science students only.
Total students 10
Catering Self-catered residence.
Facilities on site
  • Lounge with TV and DVD player
  • Kitchen with stove, oven, fridge and a kitchen utensils provided
  • Deck with outdoor furniture and barbecue
  • Beach access to Putaki Bay
Shops and amenities nearby

The nearby suburb of Ostend offers a range amenities including: Countdown supermarket, Medical Centre, cafes, fruit and vegetable market, and takeaways.

Goldies Vineyard restaurant is located next to the Homestead, and is open for lunch on weekends.

Location 18 Causeway Road, Surfdale, Waiheke Island, Auckland.
Distance to Matiatia wharf 5.1km (15 minutes by bus).
Residential agreement period
  • Full Academic Year (38 weeks and 2 days).
  • One Semester (19 weeks).

Room types

  • The homestead comes with kitchen and lounge furniture. Each bedroom comes with a bed, wardrobe, desk, chair and heaters. Residents share bathroom facilities.
  • When offers are made, students will receive offers for twin- share rooms only. The area manager will allocate the two single rooms at their discretion from those who originally indicated a preference for a single room.
  • Residents provide their own bedding and linen. Alternatively a bedding pack can be purchased from our online accommodation shop before arrival.
  • Power, water, internet, and laundry is included.
Room type Weekly rate Features
Single room $245.00
  • Your own bedroom
Twin- share room $185.00
  • room is shared by you and another student allocated by the Resident Manager
  • two sets of bedroom and study furniture

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