Destination guide

Lively Palmerston North will entice you

Take a vacation to Palmerston North and enjoy the area's opera, theater scene and entertainment. This walkable city is known for its spas, cafés and diving. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Palmerston North

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 Palmerston North. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Victoria Esplanade (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Manawatu Gorge (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Palmerston North

Fly into Palmerston North (PMR-Palmerston North Intl.), the closest airport, located 2 mi (3.3 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Palmerston North, NZ?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 19 vacation rentals near Palmerston North. From 7 Houses to 4 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 Palmerston North for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

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

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

  • New Zealand Rugby Museum: 29 vacation rentals
  • Arena Manawatu: 32 vacation rentals
  • Te Manawa: 26 vacation rentals
  • Victoria Esplanade: 26 vacation rentals
  • The Square: 26 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Palmerston North 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 Palmerston North?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 7 Houses in Palmerston North. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Palmerston North include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 4 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 Palmerston North?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 14 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Palmerston North. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.