Destination guide

The friendly city of Newmarket awaits you

Enjoy the festivals and other features of Newmarket. This city's shopping, restaurants and bars attract many visitors, as does its welcoming and romantic location. Mt. Eden and Sky Tower 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.


Activities and attractions in Newmarket

Are you searching for attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Newmarket has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Kelly Tarlton's Underwater World (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Auckland Zoo (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Parnell Baths (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Gulfwind Sailing Academy (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Penny Whiting Sailing School (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Chamberlain Park Public Golf Course (3 mi / 4.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Newmarket

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Newmarket is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mt. Eden (1 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Auckland Domain (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • One Tree Hill Domain (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Oneroa Beach (14.3 mi / 23 km)
  • Wintergarden (0.5 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Eden Garden (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Newmarket

The nearest airport is in Auckland (AKL-Auckland Intl.), located 9.6 mi (15.4 km) from the city centre.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, you can make your way to Auckland Newmarket Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Newmarket?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 30 holiday lettings around Newmarket. From 7 Houses to 20 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 is the best area to stay when travelling to Newmarket?

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 Newmarket:

  • Auckland CBD: 192 holiday homes
  • Browns Bay: 24 holiday homes
  • Stanmore Bay: 19 holiday homes
  • Oneroa: 279 holiday homes
  • North Shore: 156 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 Newmarket?

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

  • Auckland Newmarket Station: 1,088 holiday lettings
  • New Zealand Film Archive: 1,085 holiday lettings
  • Orewa Beach: 617 holiday lettings
  • Devonport Museum: 1,047 holiday lettings
  • North Shore Events Center: 1,072 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 7 Houses in Newmarket. Our other popular types of Newmarket holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 20 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 20 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Newmarket?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 3 holiday homes with pool available in Newmarket. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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