Destination guide

Explore the beachside setting in Ostend

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Ostend. This welcoming and relaxing city entices travelers with its shopping and restaurants. Kelly Tarlton's Underwater World and Onetangi Beach are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in Ostend

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Ostend a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kelly Tarlton's Underwater World (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
  • Obsidian Waiheke Island Vineyard (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Stonyridge (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Wild on Waiheke (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Te Motu Vineyard (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Saratoga Estate Winery (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Ostend

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Ostend is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Onetangi Beach (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Oneroa Beach (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Auckland Domain (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
  • Anzac Bay (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Palm Beach (1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Little Oneroa Beach (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Ostend

The nearest airport is in Auckland (AKL-Auckland Intl.), located 20.9 mi (33.6 km) from the city center.

How many vacation rentals are available around Ostend?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 169 house rentals around Ostend. From 125 Houses to 24 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Ostend is on HomeAway.

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

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Ostend:

  • Auckland CBD: 308 vacation rentals
  • Oneroa: 311 vacation rentals
  • Mission Bay: 20 vacation rentals
  • Parnell: 150 vacation rentals
  • Milford: 16 vacation rentals

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Ostend?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Ostend. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Anzac Bay: 1,079 home rentals
  • Auckland National Library of New Zealand: 1,310 home rentals
  • Otara Markets: 1,178 home rentals
  • Auckland Newmarket Station: 1,297 home rentals
  • Oedipus Rex Gallery: 1,305 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Ostend listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Ostend?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 125 Houses in Ostend. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Ostend include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 24 lodging choices
  • Villas: 2 lodging choices
  • Cabins: 10 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Cottages and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Ostend?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 29 vacation homes with pool available in Ostend.

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