Destination guide

Choose a holiday rental for your Kawau Island getaway

Enjoy the monuments and other features of Kawau Island. This city's boating, parks and restaurants draw many visitors. Omaha Beach and SheepWorld are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in Kawau Island

Are you hoping to find things to do in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that Kawau Island has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Omaha Beach Golf Club (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Heron's Flight (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Ascension Vineyard (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Warkworth Golf Club (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Random Wines (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Whangaparaoa Golf Club (12.7 mi / 20.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Kawau Island

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Kawau Island is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Omaha Beach (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Orewa Beach (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
  • Kawau Island (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Tawharanui Regional Park (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Brick Bay Sculpture Trail (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Parry Kauri Park (10 mi / 16 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Kawau Island

Fly into Auckland (AKL-Auckland Intl.), the closest airport, located 40.3 mi (64.8 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Kawau Island?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 224 holiday lettings around Kawau Island. From 173 Houses to 7 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Kawau Island?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Kawau Island:

  • Browns Bay: 26 holiday homes
  • Stanmore Bay: 19 holiday homes
  • North Shore: 169 holiday homes
  • Murrays Bay: 27 holiday homes
  • Rothesay Bay: 24 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Kawau Island?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Kawau Island. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Mansion House: 302 holiday lettings
  • Orewa Beach: 743 holiday lettings
  • Omaha Beach: 316 holiday lettings
  • Gulf Harbour Country Club: 1,123 holiday lettings
  • Matakana Village: 392 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Kawau Island listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Kawau Island?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 173 Houses in Kawau Island. Our other popular types of Kawau Island holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 7 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 26 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Kawau Island?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 12 holiday homes with pool available in Kawau Island. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.