Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Gulf Harbour

The lake and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Gulf Harbour. This walkable and welcoming city entices travellers with its golfing and restaurants. Kelly Tarlton's Underwater World and Sky Tower are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in Gulf Harbour

Are you hoping to discover things to do in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Gulf Harbour a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Kelly Tarlton's Underwater World (16 mi / 25.7 km)
  • Gulf Harbour Country Club (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
  • Whangaparaoa Golf Club (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Peninsula Golf Club (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Snowplanet (7.4 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Takapuna Golf Course and Driving Range (12.3 mi / 19.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Gulf Harbour

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Gulf Harbour is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Orewa Beach (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Oneroa Beach (16.6 mi / 26.7 km)
  • Shakespear Regional Park (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Matakatia Beach (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Matakatia Bay (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Big Manly Beach (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)

Transport options to and around Gulf Harbour

The nearest airport is in Auckland (AKL-Auckland Intl.), located 27 mi (43.5 km) from the city centre.

Can I rent Houses in Gulf Harbour?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 5 Houses in Gulf Harbour. Our other popular types of Gulf Harbour holiday rentals include:

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

    Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 6 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Gulf Harbour. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.