Destination guide

Take in the beachside beauty of Long Bay

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Long Bay. This city has something for everyone. Sky Tower and Kelly Tarlton's Underwater World are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Sightseeing in and around Long Bay

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Long Bay a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Kelly Tarlton's Underwater World (12.1 mi / 19.4 km)
  • Auckland Zoo (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)
  • Snowplanet (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Gulf Harbour Country Club (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Peninsula Golf Club (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Whangaparaoa Golf Club (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Long Bay

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Long Bay is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mt. Eden (13.6 mi / 21.8 km)
  • Orewa Beach (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Auckland Domain (12.4 mi / 19.9 km)
  • One Tree Hill Domain (15.2 mi / 24.5 km)
  • Oneroa Beach (16.5 mi / 26.5 km)
  • Long Bay Beach (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Long Bay

The nearest airport is in Auckland (AKL-Auckland Intl.), located 22.5 mi (36.2 km) from the city centre.

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