Destination guide

Choose a vacation rental for your Motuoapa getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Motuoapa with a stay in a private vacation home. You'll find plenty to explore during your stay in the area. 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.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Motuoapa

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Motuoapa is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kuratau Jetty (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Lake Rotopounamu (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Lake Taupo (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
  • Tree Trunk Gorge (15.2 mi / 24.4 km)
  • Tongariro Alpine Crossing (15.8 mi / 25.5 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Motuoapa

Fly into Taupo (TUO), the closest airport, located 18.3 mi (29.4 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Motuoapa, NZ?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 150 vacation rentals near Motuoapa. From 137 house rentals to 3 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 Motuoapa for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Motuoapa?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Motuoapa:

  • Acacia Bay: 53 vacation rentals
  • Nukuhau: 91 vacation rentals
  • Two Mile Bay: 126 vacation rentals
  • Hilltop: 142 vacation rentals
  • Wharewaka: 92 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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

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

  • Huka Falls: 462 vacation rentals
  • Tongariro Alpine Crossing: 199 vacation rentals
  • Craters of the Moon: 461 vacation rentals
  • Taupo Hot Springs: 462 vacation rentals
  • Mount Ngauruhoe: 153 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 137 Houses in Motuoapa. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Motuoapa include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 3 rentals available
  • Cabins: 7 rentals available
  • Cottages: 7 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 Motuoapa?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 2 vacation rentals with pool available in Motuoapa. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.