Destination guide

The relaxing city of Haruru awaits you

The island views, waterfalls and parks display a scene truly unique to Haruru. Travellers to this relaxing city praise the gardens, spas and riverfront. 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 Haruru

Do you want to discover top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Haruru a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Waitangi Golf Club (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Waitangi Mountain Bike Park (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Hundertwasser Public Toilets (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Manginangina Kauri Walk (15.2 mi / 24.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Haruru

Island views, beautiful waterfalls and beautiful gardens are a few of the stunning natural features that Haruru boasts. Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Haruru is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Haruru Falls (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Waitangi Mountain Bike Park (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Paihia Beach (3.3 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Russell Beach (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Flagstaff Hill (5.1 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Tapeka Point Historic Reserve (5.6 mi / 9 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Haruru

Fly into Kerikeri (KKE-Bay of Islands), the closest airport, located 7.2 mi (11.6 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Haruru?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 286 holiday lettings around Haruru. From 183 houses to 41 flats & apartments, 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 points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Haruru? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Haruru. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Haruru Falls: 328 holiday lettings
  • Paihia Beach: 325 holiday lettings
  • Paihia Wharf: 325 holiday lettings
  • Waitangi Treaty Grounds: 327 holiday lettings
  • Elliot Bay's Beach: 280 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Haruru listed on 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 Haruru?

Yes, of course. offers 183 Houses in Haruru. Our other popular types of Haruru holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 41 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 34 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 34 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Haruru?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 32 holiday homes with pool available in Haruru. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.