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Destination guide

Find the perfect vacation rental for your Maketu getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Maketu with a stay in a private vacation home. This city has something for everyone. 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 Maketu

Are you hoping to find attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Maketu a fun place to get away. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kiwi360 (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Longridge Park (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Tauranga South Bowling Club (16.5 mi / 26.5 km)
  • Tenpin Tauranga (16.5 mi / 26.6 km)
  • Mount Hot Pools (17.4 mi / 28 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Maketu

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

  • Mount Maunganui Beach (15.2 mi / 24.5 km)
  • Whataroa Falls (15.3 mi / 24.6 km)
  • Blake Park (16.1 mi / 26 km)
  • Memorial Park (16.3 mi / 26.2 km)
  • Robbins Park (16.4 mi / 26.4 km)
  • Oropi Hot Pools (17 mi / 27.4 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Maketu

Fly into Tauranga (TRG), the closest airport, located 15.2 mi (24.4 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Rotorua (ROT-Rotorua Regional), which is 25.5 mi (41 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Maketu?

Our 2020 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 209 house rentals around Maketu. From 176 Houses to 10 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 Maketu is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Tauranga South Bowling Club: 671 home rentals
  • Mount Maunganui: 719 home rentals
  • Mount Maunganui Beach: 702 home rentals
  • Tauranga Domain: 680 home rentals
  • Donovan Park: 738 home rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 176 Houses in Maketu. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Maketu include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 10 lodging choices
  • Villas: 2 lodging choices
  • Cabins: 6 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 Maketu?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 15 vacation homes with pool available in Maketu.