Destination guide

Travel to friendly Henderson

Enjoy the wineries and other features of Henderson. Travelers like the hiking, spas and cafés in this welcoming and relaxing city. Mt. Eden and Sky Tower are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you're looking for accommodations 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.


Activities and attractions in and around Henderson

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Henderson has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kelly Tarlton's Underwater World (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Auckland Zoo (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Babich Wines (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Artisan Wine (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Titirangi Golf Club (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Rain Forest Express (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Henderson

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Henderson is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mt. Eden (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Auckland Domain (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • One Tree Hill Domain (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Piha Beach (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
  • Western Springs Park (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Western Park (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Henderson

The nearest airport is in Auckland (AKL-Auckland Intl.), located 12.3 mi (19.9 km) from the city center.

If you prefer to travel by train, Henderson Station, Henderson Sturgis Road Station and Henderson Sunnyvale Station are the main stations in the city.

How many vacation rentals are available around Henderson?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 318 house rentals around Henderson. From 170 Houses to 81 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 Henderson is on HomeAway.

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

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 Henderson:

  • Waitakere: 16 vacation rentals
  • Auckland CBD: 296 vacation rentals
  • Takapuna: 17 vacation rentals
  • Mission Bay: 20 vacation rentals
  • Herne Bay: 46 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 Henderson?

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

  • Babich Wines: 776 home rentals
  • Waitakere Golf Club: 712 home rentals
  • Waitakere Station: 744 home rentals
  • Piha Beach: 555 home rentals
  • Auckland National Library of New Zealand: 1,272 home rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 170 Houses in Henderson. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Henderson include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 81 lodging choices
  • Villas: 4 lodging choices
  • Cabins: 28 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 Henderson?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 52 vacation homes with pool available in Henderson.

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