About this space
The Community of Saint Luke is the ideal facility to hire for consulting, coaching or counselling sessions. This private, light and comfortable space is perfect for 1:1s or small group sessions. The room would also suit meetings. We’re happy to accommodate one off or regular bookings. The room has 3 chairs, a small table, fan and heat pump. The room benefits from natural light and a homely feel. This is a great space to help your guests to feel safe and comfortable.
The Community of Saint Luke is the perfect location to host your sessions at. Situated minutes from Remuera and Newmarket with free parking, hosting your practice or meeting here could not be more convenient. We're a lively community consisting of many different groups and individuals who gather for a great variety of reasons. We seek to be a nurturing community and we recognise and value the diversity of the many people who are part of our Community and use our premises. We aim to meet the needs of all who would like to share and enjoy our community buildings, church and other resources.
BOOKINGS MUST START ON THE HOUR FOR MULTIPLES OF 1 HOUR (eg, 4pm, 6pm)
Pax: Up to 3
Room is approx 3.0 x 2.4m
Heat pump & fan
Small table & tissues
PLEASE NOTE - AVAILABILITY IS NOT LIVE FOR THIS SPACE. IF YOU REQUEST TO BOOK, WE WILL CHECK AVAILABILITY AND LET YOU KNOW IF WE CAN ACCEPT IT.
Next to the room, we have a warm and welcoming communal lounge for your guests to wait before your session.
During weekdays the centre is open from 7.30am to 10pm, with staff usually available from 7.30am until mid afternoon, to help, greet your guests and answer questions. Earlier starts or late finishes outside of working hours can be accommodated.
The community centre is open until the last booking has finished. How to access the centre will be communicated before your event starts.
Catering & Alcohol
We don't provide catering but we're happy for you to organise this. We recommend Jess' Underground Kitchen who are located 3 mins walk away and have healthy and delicious options. Check out their catering options here: Link.
We have a shared kitchen space in the communal lounge where you can store and plate up food. There is a microwave, steriliser, oven, gas hob, hot water urn and a family sized fridge freezer.
Teapots, coffee plungers, milk jugs, crockery and cutlery, glassware, water jugs and some platters are all included in the cost of hire - but please bring your own food & drink supplies.
If you use the communal equipment, you must be prepared to clean it up after usage.
Alcohol: The sale of alcohol is not permitted on these premises, but you can bring your own to share with your guests. Wine glasses are available as part of the hire.
We'd love to host your group regularly. You can book multiple sessions and pay upfront, or message us if you would like to book ahead and pay monthly. We can help find a regular slot that works for you.
We have a designated disabled car park space and can reserve more if you tell us in advance. This room is easily accessible for wheelchairs, all on one level with an automatic front door opening. We have a disabled toilet.
We're open for viewings in normal business hours - although our rooms are busy, so best to message us to check for a suitable time
Please note our car park is a one way system with entry from Remuera Road, and the exit via Beatrice Road.
We're located on Remuera Road, a 10 minute walk from Newmarket and Remuera town centres.
We have 38 free car parking spaces.
If these are taken there is free parking on Bassett Road & Arney Road. Please note: Remuera Road has a clearway both sides, 4-7pm.
It’s 10 minutes walk to Newmarket train station.
From Newmarket, you can easily connect with the inner & outer city Link buses.
There are bus stops going East and West to and from the city directly outside the centre.
An Uber would cost $15 from Britomart.
It's a 30 minute drive in good traffic to the airport.
We have a bike stand at the front door
Many shops, restaurants and cafes in Newmarket Town Centre and the brand new Westfield Mall. Newmarket Broadway has many boutique shops
We’re 3 mins from State Highway 1. Going South, we’re 3 minutes from the St Mark's motorway on-ramp; going North, it’s 5 mins to the Gillies Avenue on-ramp.
Some of Auckland's top 50 cafes are within a 10 minute radius including Cali Eatery, Billy, Champ Canteen & L'Atelier Du Fromage
Our staff favourites for dinner are Remuera Thai Village and Safran in Newmarket. The Lumsden has a selection of local craft beers so your post event drinks are sorted!
We're a 10 - 15 minute drive from Auckland Museum and War Memorial, the Domain, the Parnell Rose Garden, Mt Eden and the world famous Eden Park.
We’re near many great accommodation options, and we’re a 10 minute drive from many reasonably priced motels and hotels on Great South Road and Newmarket.