Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Mount Eden

The parks and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Mount Eden. Travellers especially like the bars, cafes and shopping in this walkable and welcoming city. Take in top local attractions such as Mt. Eden and Eden Park. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Mount Eden

Are you looking for attractions to visit in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Mount Eden a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Kelly Tarlton's Underwater World (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Auckland Zoo (2.3 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Chamberlain Park Public Golf Course (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Gulfwind Sailing Academy (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Parnell Baths (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Penny Whiting Sailing School (3.3 mi / 5.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Mount Eden

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Mount Eden is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mt. Eden (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • One Tree Hill Domain (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Auckland Domain (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Oneroa Beach (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
  • Eden Garden (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Western Park (1.9 mi / 3 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Mount Eden

The nearest airport is in Auckland (AKL-Auckland Intl.), located 8.6 mi (13.8 km) from the city centre.

If you prefer train travel, make your way to Auckland Kingsland Station or Auckland Mt Eden Station and explore the city from there.

How many holiday rentals are available around Mount Eden?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 48 holiday lettings around Mount Eden. From 17 Houses to 27 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 Mount Eden?

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 Mount Eden:

  • Auckland CBD: 247 holiday homes
  • Browns Bay: 24 holiday homes
  • Mission Bay: 19 holiday homes
  • Stanmore Bay: 21 holiday homes
  • Oneroa: 280 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 Mount Eden?

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

  • Mt. Eden: 1,077 holiday lettings
  • Auckland Mt Eden Station: 1,108 holiday lettings
  • Auckland Kingsland Station: 1,127 holiday lettings
  • Eden Park: 1,043 holiday lettings
  • New Zealand Film Archive: 1,191 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Mount Eden 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 Mount Eden?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 17 Houses in Mount Eden. Our other popular types of Mount Eden holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 27 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 27 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Mount Eden?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 5 holiday homes with pool available in Mount Eden. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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