Destination guide

Take in the beachside beauty of Matauri Bay

Enjoy the monuments and other features of Matauri Bay. This city is well-known for its beaches and parks. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in Matauri Bay

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that Matauri Bay has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Manginangina Kauri Walk (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
  • Waitangi Mountain Bike Park (17.1 mi / 27.5 km)
  • Waitangi Golf Club (17.5 mi / 28.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Matauri Bay

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Matauri Bay is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Matauri Bay Beach (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Cavalli Islands (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Rainbow Falls (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
  • Taupo Bay (13 mi / 20.9 km)
  • Puketi and Omahuta Native Forests (14.7 mi / 23.6 km)
  • Waitangi Mountain Bike Park (17.1 mi / 27.5 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Matauri Bay

Fly into Kerikeri (KKE-Bay of Islands), the closest airport, located 16.1 mi (25.9 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Matauri Bay, NZ?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 96 vacation rentals near Matauri Bay. From 65 house rentals to 8 condo and apartment rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Matauri 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 Matauri Bay?

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

  • Cavalli Islands: 111 vacation rentals
  • Matauri Bay Beach: 146 vacation rentals
  • Rainbow Warrior Memorial: 138 vacation rentals
  • Paihia Beach: 328 vacation rentals
  • Flagstaff Hill: 329 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 65 Houses in Matauri Bay. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Matauri Bay include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 8 rentals available
  • Villas: 3 rentals available
  • Cabins: 8 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 Matauri Bay?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 11 vacation rentals with pool available in Matauri Bay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.