Destination guide

Choose a holiday rental for your Motuoapa getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Motuoapa with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city has something for everyone. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Motuoapa

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Motuoapa is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Kuratau Jetty (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Lake Rotopounamu (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Lake Taupo (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
  • Tree Trunk Gorge (15.2 mi / 24.4 km)
  • Tongariro Alpine Crossing (15.8 mi / 25.5 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Motuoapa

Fly into Taupo (TUO), the closest airport, located 18.3 mi (29.4 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay around Motuoapa?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 170 holiday lettings near Motuoapa. From 157 Houses to 3 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Motuoapa for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Motuoapa?

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 Motuoapa:

  • Nukuhau: 91 holiday homes
  • Wharewaka: 94 holiday homes
  • Two Mile Bay: 123 holiday homes
  • Acacia Bay: 52 holiday homes
  • Richmond Heights: 122 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 Motuoapa?

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

  • Barbary: 465 holiday lettings
  • Tree Trunk Gorge: 131 holiday lettings
  • Tongariro Alpine Crossing: 216 holiday lettings
  • Taupo Hot Springs: 464 holiday lettings
  • Tokaanu Thermal Pools: 169 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Motuoapa 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 Motuoapa?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 157 Houses in Motuoapa. Our other popular types of Motuoapa holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 7 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 7 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Motuoapa?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2 holiday homes with pool available in Motuoapa. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.