Hobson bay pier a short distance from property for sale in orakei bay
Ōrākei is a relaxed city-fringe neighbourhood, nestled between the waters of Hobson Bay, the Waitematā Harbour and vibrant Mission Bay.
Orakei Bay Village a short distance from new townhouses for sale

A community where old meets new - steeped in history with an exciting future.

Hobson bay Orakei
All homes will enjoy a myriad of incredible, unobstructed vistas across the water to Remuera, Meadowbank and west to the City - made all the better by the rolling, untouched hillside that borders this special site and currently protects the views. All just 8 minutes from downtown Auckland.
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A cosy suburb
with a big

Orakei train station


West for the city eateries, or East for Sylvia Park shopping - Ōrākei’s very own train station offers fast point-to-point transport between key destinations. Located next to Ōrākei Bay Village with onsite parking, grab your coffee fix and the popular Eastern Line will carry you off on the day’s adventure.
A couple waiting at Orakei train station
A lady running on Greenlane Ramp to her house for sale in auckland
Commuters can connect with the motorway via nearby Greenlane on-ramp, while those city-bound on two wheels can soak up the splendid scenery along Tamaki Drive’s cycleway.
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couple on the beach close to Ngaio Street Houses


Meet up with friends, or mingle with neighbours. Cradle Cove is within walking distance to a denizen’s ideal mix of parks, shops, cafes and restaurants.

Discover an
eclectic line-up
of local hotspots.

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A swift 7 minute commute into the CBD from the suburb’s very own train station.
18 mins

The loveable local lagoon, where people from near and far come to walk, run, paddleboard, water-ski or simply soak up the scenery. Ideal for your four-legged friends too.
20 mins

Brilliant brunch and slick service, in an industrial-chic venue with a relaxed Ōrākei vibe.
20 mins

From home essentials to gifts for friends, this beautifully curated boutique will keep you coming back for a peek.
20 mins

Grocery shopping that’s an experience, not a chore - located at nearby Ōrākei Bay Village.
8 mins

For your daily dose of high-energy fun. A place to work out, hang out, or a bit of both.
8 mins

The local Ōrākei eatery that celebrates summer all year long - renowned for its fruity cocktails.
10 mins

Auckland’s famous seaside stretch. Run, walk or cycle your way from the Eastern Bays to the city
3 mins

Ōrākei Bay Village’s state-of-the-art cinema, appointed in five-star luxury.
3 mins

From Italian to Vietnamese and Malaysian to Mexican, enjoy a relaxed atmosphere and delicious dining experiences. Open every day, just 3 mins drive from home.
3 mins

Picnic the day away at this iconic Auckland park, overlooking picturesque Okahu Bay.
5 mins

Yachties rejoice. Join one of New Zealand’s oldest clubs, moments from home.
5 mins

For sun-filled days on the sand, amongst the buzz of vibrant Mission Bay
6 mins

The historic Auckland headland overlooking the Hauraki Gulf and Waitematā Harbour. Grab your camera for some of the best snaps of the city.
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A fortuitous address, with lofty elevation - this uncrowded pocket of Ōrākei will be the instant envy of friends.