Destination guide

Why people love visiting adventurous Piha

The rainforest, beaches and wildlife display a scene truly unique to Piha. Renowned for its surfing, university setting and parks, this city welcomes all visitors. Mt. Eden and Sky Tower are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Piha

Do you want to discover things to do in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Piha a fun place to get away. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Auckland Zoo (14.1 mi / 22.6 km)
  • Waitakere Golf Club (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Rain Forest Express (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Artisan Wine (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Babich Wines (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Titirangi Golf Club (11.2 mi / 18 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Piha

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Piha is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mt. Eden (16 mi / 25.8 km)
  • Piha Beach (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • One Tree Hill Domain (16.6 mi / 26.8 km)
  • Auckland Domain (17.1 mi / 27.5 km)
  • Waitakere Ranges (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Karekare Falls (2.5 mi / 4 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Piha

Fly into Auckland (AKL-Auckland Intl.), the closest airport, located 16.7 mi (26.8 km) from the city center.

How many vacation rentals are available around Piha?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 104 house rentals around Piha. From 74 Houses to 5 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 Piha is on HomeAway.

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

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 Piha:

  • Auckland CBD: 305 vacation rentals
  • Takapuna: 15 vacation rentals
  • Herne Bay: 48 vacation rentals
  • Freemans Bay: 175 vacation rentals
  • Parnell: 146 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 Piha?

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

  • Tamariki Tours Surf School: 562 home rentals
  • Piha Surf School: 586 home rentals
  • Piha Beach: 562 home rentals
  • Auckland National Library of New Zealand: 1,285 home rentals
  • Auckland Newmarket Station: 1,279 home rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 74 Houses in Piha. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Piha include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 5 lodging choices
  • Cabins: 11 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 11 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Piha?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 6 vacation homes with pool available in Piha.

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