Destination guide

Travel to charming Noumea

The area's museums and culture are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Noumea. Well known for its beaches, restaurants and island views, this romantic city won't disappoint. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Sightseeing in and around Noumea

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Noumea a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Noumea Zoo and Botanical Gardens (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Tina International Golf Course (2.5 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Aquarium des Lagons (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)

Seasonal weather in Noumea

If you're planning a vacation around warm-weather activities, February, January, December and March are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 86°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Noumea

Travelers enjoy Noumea for its island views and seaside. Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Noumea is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Anse Vata Beach (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Kuendu Beach (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Ilot Maitre (5.1 mi / 8.3 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Noumea

Fly into Noumea (GEA-Magenta Domestic), the closest airport, located 1.5 mi (2.4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Noumea (NOU-Tontouta Intl.), which is 23 mi (37 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Nouméa, NC?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 24 vacation rentals around Nouméa. From 4 house rentals to 4 bungalow rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Nouméa?

Vrbo offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Nouméa. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Kuendu Beach: 26 vacation rentals
  • Place des Cocotiers: 26 vacation rentals
  • Noumea Cathedral: 26 vacation rentals
  • Tina International Golf Course: 26 vacation rentals
  • Aquarium des Lagons: 26 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Nouméa listed on Vrbo 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 Nouméa?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 4 Houses in Nouméa. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Nouméa include:

  • Bungalows: 4 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 6 rentals available
  • Villas: 2 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Nouméa?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 10 vacation rentals with pool available in Nouméa. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.