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Tanekaha apartments and studio units

Tanekaha apartments and studio units are self-catered and a good living option for new and returning students aged between 25 and 30 years. Located next to Matipo apartments, Tanekaha residents are just a short stroll away from Te Rito and Student Central.

  • Three four or five bedroom apartments with two bathrooms, for 14 residents, and 12 studio units with kitchenette and en-suite bathrooms, for 12 residents.
  • Single occupancy. Apartments are suitable for students aged 21 to 25 years. Studio units are suitable for ages 25 to 30 years.
  • Fully furnished. Everything you need to study, relax and rest.
  • Access to Te Rito social hub and facilities.
  • Less than a two minute walk to Student Central and the library.

Room rates

International students must pay all accommodation fees in full. Domestic students can pay the semester or full year fee on a weekly basis by direct debit.

Room type


Full year

Semester one

Semester two

Studio unit $360.00 $15,120.00 $7,200.00 $7,920.00
Standard room (four or five bedroom apartment) $286.00 $12,012.00 $5,720.00 $6,292.00
Double room (four bedroom apartment) $305.00 $12,810.00 $6,100.00 $6,710.00


To secure your accommodation, you will need to pay the following fees first:

  • Administration fee: $100 (non-refundable)
  • Activity fee: $120 (events and activities contribution)
  • Bond: $450 (held until contract ends)

Contract dates



Start and end dates

Full year 42 weeks 16 February to 5 December 2020
Semester one 20 weeks 16 February to 4 July 2020
Semester two 22 weeks 5 July to 5 December 2020


  • Residential staff provide pastoral care and support 24/7.
  • Six Residential Assistants live onsite within the halls to provide after-hours support.
  • A residential life programme of activities and events is run throughout the year.
  • We focus on community building, well-being, life skills and academic success.
  • Accommodation handbook - Auckland halls (1,617 KB)



Self-catered. Residents cook their own meals in their accommodation.


Wireless internet is provided throughout the village and is inclusive of room rate.


The living area and each bedroom has a heater.


Basic furniture and whiteware is provided. Each bedroom comes with a desk, chair, noticeboard, bookshelf and wardrobe with drawers and a mirror. Apartments have fully furnished kitchen, dining and lounge areas, with a king-single bed in each bedroom. Studio units have a fully furnished kitchenette and come with a queen size bed. Residents can bring their own towels and bedding or purchase a linen pack at a cost of $125.00.


The laundry is located at the rear of Te Rito, with 24-hour access. Card-operated washing machines and dryers available at a cost of $3 per load. You will need to provide the washing powder.


Car parks are available outside the building. Parking is $125 per semester.

A free bike rack is located outside Te Rito.

Te Rito social hub

Te Rito is a communal social hub for all residents of Te Ōhanga village. Facilities available to residents are a:

  • Study room
  • Casual dining area
  • Lounge with SKY TV and media facilities
  • Music room set up with drum kit, electric keyboard, guitar and amplifier
  • Games room with a pool table, table tennis, Xbox One and PS4
  • Vending machines for drinks and snacks
  • Communal laundry
  • Outdoor BBQ and patio area
  • Basketball hoop
  • Bike rack

The reception desk is also located in the Te Rito building.

Tour the accommodation at Tanekaha

Take a virtual tour of an apartment and a studio unit in Tanekaha and Te Rito social hub.

Contact details


Phone: +64 9 213 6600 or +64 9 213 6450
Emergency only phone: +64 27 222 8242 (Hall Duty Manager)

Postal address:

Te Ōhanga Village
Massey University
Private bag 102904
North Shore
Auckland 0745


Fernhill Road, Albany, Auckland

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