Destination guide

Book a holiday rental for your Whananaki getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Whananaki with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city has something for everyone. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Whananaki

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Whananaki is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mermaid Pool (4.6 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Matapouri Bay (4.8 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Whangarei Falls (14.2 mi / 22.8 km)
  • A. H. Reed Memorial Kauri Park (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
  • Abbey Caves (15.2 mi / 24.4 km)
  • Poor Knights Island (15.5 mi / 24.9 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Whananaki

Fly into Whangarei (WRE), the closest airport, located 18.8 mi (30.2 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Kerikeri (KKE-Bay of Islands), which is 35.3 mi (56.8 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Whananaki?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 138 holiday lettings around Whananaki. From 106 houses to 3 holiday lodges, 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 seaside property in Whananaki?

Oh I do like to be beside the seaside... said... absolutely everyone. Find the perfect shared setting for your posse and you'll be well on your way to a bit of beachy bliss! Luckily, there are 29 beachside holiday rentals to spirit yourself away to. Alternatively, you might like to go for something different. HomeAway has a whole lot of rental options to pick from, including:

  • 28 beachfront holiday accommodation options.
  • 22 beach-view holiday accommodation options.
  • 22 water-view holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a house in Whananaki?

Our house holiday rentals are real properties for real travellers. Offering loads of space and privacy, they're perfect if you want to experience life like a local. There are 111 options currently listed on HomeAway. Prices begin at £41 a night. Or maybe you'd rather choose one of the area's other popular self-catering accommodation options, like:

  • Cottage: 9 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £72 per night.
  • Apartment: 8 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £80 per night.
  • Cabin: 5 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £72 per night.

Can I stay in Whananaki in a large group?

It can be tough finding time to meet up with friends and family. A holiday is a perfect opportunity to come together. If you were hoping to kick back under the same roof, HomeAway has options for you. House holiday rentals are the preferred option here for big groups of guests. Our global database currently has 31 available. The rental options that are suitable for large groups in this area include:

  • Are you on the hunt for properties that can hold 8 holiday makers? We have 32 that will be perfect. Prices begin from just £77 per night.
  • If you have 6 in your group, you'll be happy to hear that there are 27 holiday rentals that are perfect. Prices begin at just £41 per night.
  • Looking for properties for rent to suit 5 guests? You'll be pleased to learn we have 12 that will fit the bill. You can book one from just £77 a night.

Your whole squad will be in good hands when you organise your Whananaki getaway through us!

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