Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Grey Lynn

Learn about the unique charm of Grey Lynn with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city is welcoming and relaxing, recognised for its restaurants, zoo and spas. Sky Tower and Mt. Eden are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Sightseeing in and around Grey Lynn

Do you want to discover things to do in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that Grey Lynn has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Kelly Tarlton's Underwater World (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Auckland Zoo (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Chamberlain Park Public Golf Course (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Gulfwind Sailing Academy (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Penny Whiting Sailing School (1.8 mi / 3 km)
  • Parnell Baths (3 mi / 4.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Grey Lynn

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Grey Lynn is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mt. Eden (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Auckland Domain (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • One Tree Hill Domain (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Oneroa Beach (16 mi / 25.8 km)
  • Piha Beach (16.4 mi / 26.4 km)
  • Western Park (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Grey Lynn

The nearest airport is in Auckland (AKL-Auckland Intl.), located 10.2 mi (16.5 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay around Grey Lynn?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 71 holiday lettings near Grey Lynn. From 17 Houses to 44 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Grey Lynn for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Grey Lynn?

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 Grey Lynn:

  • Auckland CBD: 251 holiday homes
  • Browns Bay: 24 holiday homes
  • Mission Bay: 19 holiday homes
  • Stanmore Bay: 21 holiday homes
  • Oneroa: 280 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 Grey Lynn?

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

  • Artstation: 1,189 holiday lettings
  • New Zealand Film Archive: 1,191 holiday lettings
  • Orewa Beach: 688 holiday lettings
  • Devonport Museum: 1,156 holiday lettings
  • Piha Beach: 502 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Grey Lynn 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 Grey Lynn?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 17 Houses in Grey Lynn. Our other popular types of Grey Lynn holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 44 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 4 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 Grey Lynn?

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

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