Where to stay around Waikato?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,092 holiday lettings near Waikato. From 1,634 Houses to 204 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Waikato for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Waikato?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Waikato. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Taupo: 504 holiday homes
  • Coromandel: 235 holiday homes
  • Lake Taupo: 675 holiday homes
  • Hamilton: 209 holiday homes
  • Coromandel Forest Park: 1,114 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Waikato! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Waikato?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Waikato with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Taupo: 504 holiday lettings
  • Coromandel: 235 holiday lettings
  • Hamilton: 209 holiday lettings
  • Coromandel Forest Park: 1,114 holiday lettings
  • Raglan: 162 holiday lettings

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

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Waikato?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Waikato are:

  • Taupo Airport (TUO): 536 self catering accommodations
  • Hamilton Airport (HLZ): 138 self catering accommodations
  • Whitianga Airport (WTZ): 778 self catering accommodations

For other airports, 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 in Waikato?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Waikato. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Hahei Beach: 717 holiday rentals
  • Mercury Bay Golf & Country Club: 780 holiday rentals
  • Lost Spring Thermal Pools: 777 holiday rentals
  • Ngarunui Beach: 181 holiday rentals
  • Sandy Bay Beach: 254 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Waikato listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

Waikato self-catering accommodation is set in a region of New Zealand known for its idyllic rural scenery, pristine coast, rugged hills and lakes. The sheer variety of landscapes found here makes it an incredibly versatile holiday destination. From your Waikato holiday home you could set off for the Waikato River, the longest in New Zealand. In its catchment area are no fewer than eight oxbow lakes, making it one of the best places to go in the country from watersports like rowing, swimming and boating. Other impressive natural features to explore during your trip to Waikato vacation accommodation include the 30 million year-old Waitamo Caves, a network of underground glowworm caves offering adventures via boat rides, caving, and rafting. An essential attraction at Waikato vacation accommodation is the region’s coastline, which is as varied as its gets, with rugged shoreline, modern resorts, wonderful bays for swimming, sleepy harbours and volcanic sands. A good place to visit if you’re staying at a Waikato holiday home is Raglan, which boasts a wealth of culture and entertainment, as well as outdoor pursuits like hiking, horse riding, kayaking and kite-surfing. Raglan is also one of the world’s top surfing destinations. For a taste of New Zealand city life, head for Hamilton, which is known for its burgeoning cafe culture and growing live music scene. This is the place to go for major events during your trip to vacation accommodation in Waikato, with a busy year-round calendar. Weather Waikato self-catering accommodation is set in a region that offers mild temperatures throughout the year. The lush greenery found here is consequence of the relatively damp conditions year round. Best Time to Visit For the warmest temperatures, it’s best to arrive at accommodation in Waikato between November and April. Reaching Waikato Waikato self-catering holiday homes and vacation accommodation is served by Hamilton International Airport (HLZ).