The Butterfly Studio is a private escape, surrounded by gardens in a quiet neighbourhood surrounded by early C20th villas. Next door is a monarch butterfly sanctuary. Only minutes from central Auckland: 5 mins to bus and train, $8-$10 Uber ride to city, or 15-20min walk. There are great cafes and restaurants nearby in Kingsland and Ponsonby. Free street parking; easy access to southern motorway and airport. Ideal for short stays for couples, solo adventurers, and business travellers.