Destination guide

Take in the beachside beauty of Kennedy Bay

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Kennedy Bay. This city has something for everyone. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Sightseeing in and around Kennedy Bay

Are you looking for attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Kennedy Bay a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Driving Creek Railway (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Waiau Kauri Grove (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Mercury Bay Golf & Country Club (11.8 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Lost Spring Thermal Pools (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
  • Purangi Estate-The Purangi Winery (16.6 mi / 26.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Kennedy Bay

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Kennedy Bay. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kennedy Bay Beach (0.8 mi / 1.4 km)
  • New Chums Beach (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Coromandel Historical Museum (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Kuaotunu Beach (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Buffalo Beach (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
  • Sandy Bay Beach (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Kennedy Bay

The nearest airport is in Great Barrier Island (GBZ), located 31.4 mi (50.5 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Auckland (AKL-Auckland Intl.), which is 47.8 mi (76.9 km) away.

Where to stay around Kennedy Bay, NZ?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 300 vacation rentals near Kennedy Bay. From 220 Houses to 42 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 Kennedy Bay for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

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

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

  • Kennedy Bay Beach: 505 vacation rentals
  • Whitianga Beach: 657 vacation rentals
  • Hahei Beach: 602 vacation rentals
  • Pauanui Beach: 574 vacation rentals
  • Purangi Estate-The Purangi Winery: 645 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Kennedy Bay 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 Kennedy Bay?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 220 Houses in Kennedy Bay. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Kennedy Bay include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 42 rentals available
  • Cabins: 24 rentals available
  • Cottages: 24 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 pool in Kennedy Bay?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 29 vacation rentals with pool available in Kennedy Bay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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