Destination guide

Explore the waterfront setting in Helensville

Enjoy the wineries and other features of Helensville. This romantic and relaxing city is well known for its forests, fishing and hiking. Sky Tower and Orewa Beach are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Helensville

Are you hoping to discover things to do during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Helensville a fun place to get away to. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Auckland Zoo (18.1 mi / 29.1 km)
  • The Hunting Lodge Winery (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Kumeu River Wines (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Kerr Farm Wine (8 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Soljans Estate (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Snowplanet (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Helensville

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Helensville is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Orewa Beach (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Piha Beach (17.4 mi / 28.1 km)
  • Auckland Domain (20.3 mi / 32.7 km)
  • Muriwai Beach (9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Maygrove Park (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
  • Bethells Beach (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Helensville

Fly into Auckland (AKL-Auckland Intl.), the closest airport, located 27.6 mi (44.4 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Helensville?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 20 holiday lettings around Helensville. From 11 houses to 4 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.

Can I rent a rural property in Helensville?

Sometimes you just need to get away from it all. Forget the hustle and bustle and get ready to discover the allure and charm of country living. HomeAway has 4 rural getaway rentals in this destination. If you're picturing something a tad different, don't fret — HomeAway has your back with an amazing selection of rental properties. including:

  • 2 village holiday accommodation options.
  • 2 seaside holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a house in Helensville?

If you're looking for a home away from home for your upcoming holiday, renting a house is a great idea. You and the gang will have plenty of space for all manner of holiday activities. There are 9 options currently available on HomeAway. Prices begin at £113 a night. Or perhaps you want to try something a bit different. We have a number of other possibilities, such as:

  • Cottage: 5 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £71 per night.
  • Farmhouse: 2 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £55 per night.

Can I stay in Helensville in a large group?

It can be hard finding time to relax with close friends and family. A group getaway is a fantastic opportunity to get together. If you were planning to kick back together, HomeAway has places for you. The most popular option for bigger groups here are house holiday rentals, and you'll find 2 available. The lodging options that can cater to large groups in this area include:

  • If yours is a group of 8, we have 6 properties perfect for that size. Book a night from just £258.
  • If you have 6 in your party, you'll be pleased to hear that there are 6 rental accommodation that are perfect. You can book one for as little as £113 per night.
  • Organising a trip away with a group of 10? We offer 4 properties for rent that will be perfect. Prices start from £186 per night.

You and the squad will be well catered to when you book your Helensville getaway through us!