Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Hamilton

Enjoy the festivals and other features of Hamilton. This welcoming city is known for its gardens, shopping and restaurants. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Sightseeing in and around Hamilton

Do you want to find top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Hamilton a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Prodrive Golf (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Riverside Golf Club (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Avantidrome (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Cambridge Raceway (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Monavale Blueberries (11.5 mi / 18.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Hamilton

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Hamilton is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Memorial Park (0.5 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Claudelands Park (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Lake Rotoroa (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Hamilton Gardens (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Waingaro Hot Springs (16.8 mi / 27 km)
  • Mount Pirongia (17.1 mi / 27.6 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Hamilton

Fly into Hamilton (HLZ-Hamilton Intl.), the closest airport, located 6.2 mi (10.1 km) from the city center.

How many vacation rentals are available around Hamilton?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 104 house rentals around Hamilton. From 51 Houses to 23 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 Hamilton is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Hamilton Centre Place: 132 home rentals
  • Seddon Park: 132 home rentals
  • University of Waikato: 132 home rentals
  • SkyCity Hamilton: 132 home rentals
  • Southern Cross Hospital: 132 home rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 51 Houses in Hamilton. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Hamilton include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 23 lodging choices
  • Villas: 4 lodging choices
  • Cabins: 9 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 Hamilton?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 13 vacation homes with pool available in Hamilton.