Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Browns Bay

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Browns Bay. This walkable and welcoming city entices travellers with its hiking and shopping. Sky Tower and Kelly Tarlton's Underwater World are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Browns Bay

Are you searching for things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Browns Bay a fun place to get away to. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Kelly Tarlton's Underwater World (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Auckland Zoo (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Takapuna Golf Course and Driving Range (4.9 mi / 8 km)
  • Snowplanet (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Gulf Harbour Country Club (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Penny Whiting Sailing School (8.1 mi / 13 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Browns Bay

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Browns Bay. These are some of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mt. Eden (11 mi / 17.8 km)
  • Orewa Beach (9.5 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Auckland Domain (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • One Tree Hill Domain (12.7 mi / 20.5 km)
  • Oneroa Beach (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)
  • Browns Bay Beach (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Browns Bay

Fly into Auckland (AKL-Auckland Intl.), the closest airport, located 20 mi (32.1 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Browns Bay?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 416 holiday lettings around Browns Bay. From 145 houses to 248 flats & apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Browns Bay?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Browns Bay:

  • Auckland Central Business District: 251 holiday homes
  • North Shore: 122 holiday homes
  • Waitakere: 17 holiday homes
  • Mairangi Bay: 18 holiday homes
  • Mount Eden: 36 holiday homes

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Browns Bay?

Vrbo UK offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Browns Bay. From Vrbo UK travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • New Zealand Film Archive: 1,103 holiday lettings
  • Devonport Museum: 1,067 holiday lettings
  • North Shore Events Center: 1,100 holiday lettings
  • Western Springs Stadium: 1,012 holiday lettings
  • Auckland Newmarket Station: 1,100 holiday lettings

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

Can I rent Houses in Browns Bay?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK offers 145 Houses in Browns Bay. Our other popular types of Browns Bay holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 248 self catering accommodations
  • Guest houses: 7 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 15 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Browns Bay?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 113 holiday homes with pool available in Browns Bay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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