Destination guide

Friendly Mangawhai Heads will entice you

The gardens and beaches provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in Mangawhai Heads. This welcoming and walkable city is known for its coffeehouses, kayaking and shopping. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Mangawhai Heads

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Mangawhai Heads. Here are some of the area’s most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mangawhai Heads Beach (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Lang's Beach (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Waipu Cove Beach (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Ruakaka Beach (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)
  • Pakiri Beach (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
  • Ocean Beach (16.2 mi / 26.1 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Mangawhai Heads

Fly into Whangarei (WRE), the closest airport, located 24.3 mi (39.1 km) from the city center.

How many vacation rentals are available around Mangawhai Heads, NZ?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 221 vacation rentals around Mangawhai Heads. From 189 house rentals to 5 condo and apartment 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 Mangawhai Heads?

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

  • Mangawhai Heads Beach: 328 vacation rentals
  • RnR Charters - Private Day Tours: 329 vacation rentals
  • Mangawhai Museum: 359 vacation rentals
  • Omaha Beach: 293 vacation rentals
  • Matakana Village: 370 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Mangawhai Heads 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 Mangawhai Heads?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 189 Houses in Mangawhai Heads. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Mangawhai Heads include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 5 rentals available
  • Cabins: 13 rentals available
  • Cottages: 13 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 Mangawhai Heads?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 8 vacation rentals with pool available in Mangawhai Heads. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.