Destination guide

Choose a holiday rental for your Birkenhead getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Birkenhead with a stay in a holiday home rental. One of the city's many top draws is its shopping. Sky Tower and Mt. Eden are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Birkenhead

Are you searching for things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Birkenhead a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Kelly Tarlton's Underwater World (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Auckland Zoo (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Takapuna Golf Course and Driving Range (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Penny Whiting Sailing School (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Gulfwind Sailing Academy (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Chamberlain Park Public Golf Course (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Birkenhead

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Birkenhead is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mt. Eden (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Auckland Domain (4.4 mi / 7 km)
  • One Tree Hill Domain (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Orewa Beach (15.6 mi / 25.1 km)
  • Oneroa Beach (16.1 mi / 25.8 km)
  • Stancich Reserve Park (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Birkenhead

The nearest airport is in Auckland (AKL-Auckland Intl.), located 13.8 mi (22.3 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay around Birkenhead?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 20 holiday lettings near Birkenhead. From 15 Houses to 4 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Birkenhead for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Birkenhead?

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 Birkenhead:

  • Auckland CBD: 193 holiday homes
  • Browns Bay: 24 holiday homes
  • Stanmore Bay: 20 holiday homes
  • Oneroa: 281 holiday homes
  • North Shore: 158 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 Birkenhead?

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

  • Birkenhead Public Library: 1,025 holiday lettings
  • Birkenhead Artisan Market: 1,038 holiday lettings
  • New Zealand Film Archive: 1,101 holiday lettings
  • Orewa Beach: 629 holiday lettings
  • Devonport Museum: 1,058 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 15 Houses in Birkenhead. Our other popular types of Birkenhead holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 4 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Birkenhead?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 6 holiday homes with pool available in Birkenhead. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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