Destination guide

Explore the beachside setting in Torbay

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Torbay. This walkable city is known for its diving, kayaking and surfing. Sky Tower and Kelly Tarlton's Underwater World are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Torbay

Are you looking for things to do in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Torbay a fun place to get away to. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Kelly Tarlton's Underwater World (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Auckland Zoo (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Takapuna Golf Course and Driving Range (6.2 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Snowplanet (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Gulf Harbour Country Club (6.4 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Peninsula Golf Club (7 mi / 11.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Torbay

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Torbay is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mt. Eden (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
  • Orewa Beach (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
  • Auckland Domain (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • One Tree Hill Domain (14 mi / 22.5 km)
  • Oneroa Beach (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
  • Browns Bay Beach (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Torbay

Fly into Auckland (AKL-Auckland Intl.), the closest airport, located 21.3 mi (34.2 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Torbay?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 15 holiday lettings around Torbay. From 12 Houses to 2 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 Torbay?

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 Torbay:

  • Auckland CBD: 299 holiday homes
  • Browns Bay: 25 holiday homes
  • Mission Bay: 20 holiday homes
  • Stanmore Bay: 19 holiday homes
  • Oneroa: 295 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 Torbay?

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

  • New Zealand Film Archive: 1,263 holiday lettings
  • Orewa Beach: 745 holiday lettings
  • Devonport Museum: 1,216 holiday lettings
  • Piha Beach: 559 holiday lettings
  • North Shore Events Center: 1,246 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 12 Houses in Torbay. Our other popular types of Torbay holiday rentals include:

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

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

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 15 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Torbay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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