Destination guide

Find the perfect holiday rental for your Waitakere getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Waitakere with a stay in a holiday home rental. One of the city's many top draws is its golfing. Sky Tower and Mt. Eden are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Waitakere

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Waitakere a fun place to get away to. These 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 (17.2 mi / 27.7 km)
  • Auckland Zoo (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Waitakere Golf Club (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Babich Wines (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Kerr Farm Wine (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Artisan Wine (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Waitakere

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Waitakere is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mt. Eden (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
  • Piha Beach (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Auckland Domain (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
  • One Tree Hill Domain (15.3 mi / 24.6 km)
  • Bethells Beach (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Muriwai Beach (6.2 mi / 10 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Waitakere

Fly into Auckland (AKL-Auckland Intl.), the closest airport, located 17.7 mi (28.4 km) from the city centre.

If you're travelling by train, the main station is Waitakere Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Waitakere?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 16 holiday lettings around Waitakere. From 9 Houses to 3 Cabins, 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 Waitakere?

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 Waitakere:

  • Auckland CBD: 193 holiday homes
  • Browns Bay: 24 holiday homes
  • Stanmore Bay: 20 holiday homes
  • North Shore: 158 holiday homes
  • Remuera: 39 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 Waitakere?

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

  • Waitakere Golf Club: 561 holiday lettings
  • Waitakere Station: 592 holiday lettings
  • New Zealand Film Archive: 1,101 holiday lettings
  • Orewa Beach: 629 holiday lettings
  • Devonport Museum: 1,058 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 9 Houses in Waitakere. Our other popular types of Waitakere holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 3 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Waitakere?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 12 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Waitakere. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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