Destination guide

Travel to adventurous Lower Hutt

The area's museums and opera are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Lower Hutt. Renowned for its cafes, fishing and parks, this city welcomes all visitors. Westpac Stadium and Old St Paul's are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. 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.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Lower Hutt

Do you want to find attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Lower Hutt a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Wellington Cable Car (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Wellington Zoo (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • The Weta Cave (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Murdoch James Vineyard (16.6 mi / 26.8 km)
  • Coney Wines (26.4 mi / 42.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Lower Hutt

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Lower Hutt is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mount Victoria Lookout (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
  • Botanic Gardens (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Petone Foreshore (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Matiu - Somes Island (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Sunshine Bay (4.4 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Eastbourne Beach (6.4 mi / 10.4 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Lower Hutt

Fly into Wellington (WLG-Wellington Intl.), the closest airport, located 9.6 mi (15.4 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Paraparaumu (PPQ), which is 21.8 mi (35 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, Lower Hutt Melling Station, Lower Western Hutt Station and Lower Hutt Woburn Station are the main stations in the city.

How many holiday rentals are available around Lower Hutt?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 189 holiday lettings around Lower Hutt. From 76 Houses to 71 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 are the most popular destinations to visit in Lower Hutt?

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

  • Eastbourne Beach: 149 holiday homes
  • Lower Hutt Petone Station: 192 holiday homes
  • Lower Hutt Naenae Station: 213 holiday homes
  • Lower Hutt Melling Station: 204 holiday homes
  • Bolton Street Cemetery: 193 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Lower Hutt! 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 Lower Hutt?

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

  • Wellington City: 173 holiday lettings
  • Marlborough: 531 holiday lettings
  • Upper Hutt: 196 holiday lettings
  • Waikanae Beach: 159 holiday lettings
  • Paraparaumu: 144 holiday lettings

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Lower Hutt?

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

  • Lower Hutt Petone Station: 192 holiday rentals
  • Lower Hutt Naenae Station: 213 holiday rentals
  • Lower Hutt Melling Station: 204 holiday rentals
  • Bolton Street Cemetery: 193 holiday rentals
  • Lower Hutt Ava Station: 195 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Lower Hutt 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.