Destination guide

Find the perfect vacation rental for your Waitakere getaway

Experience the unique character of Waitakere with a stay in a vacation home rental. One of the city's many top draws is its golfing. Sky Tower and Mt. Eden are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Waitakere

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

  • Kelly Tarlton's Underwater World (17.2 mi / 27.7 km)
  • Auckland Zoo (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Waitakere Golf Club (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Babich Wines (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Kerr Farm Wine (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Artisan Wine (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Waitakere

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

  • Mt. Eden (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
  • Piha Beach (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Auckland Domain (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
  • One Tree Hill Domain (15.3 mi / 24.6 km)
  • Bethells Beach (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Muriwai Beach (6.2 mi / 10 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Waitakere

Fly into Auckland (AKL-Auckland Intl.), the closest airport, located 17.7 mi (28.4 km) from the city center.

If you're traveling by train, the main station is Waitakere Station.

Where to stay around Waitakere, Henderson?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 17 vacation rentals near Waitakere. From 9 Houses to 2 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Waitakere for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

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

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

  • Waitakere Golf Club: 550 vacation rentals
  • Waitakere Station: 574 vacation rentals
  • Auckland Newmarket Station: 1,054 vacation rentals
  • Takapuna Beach: 1,015 vacation rentals
  • Auckland Central City Library: 1,054 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 9 Houses in Waitakere. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Waitakere include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 2 rentals available
  • Cabins: 3 rentals available
  • Cottages: 3 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Waitakere?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 12 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Waitakere. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.