Destination guide

The tranquil area of Cooks Beach awaits your stay

The beaches and gardens create a pretty picture of Cooks Beach. This relaxing and walkable city entices travelers with its coffeehouses and bars. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Cooks Beach

Are you searching for things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Cooks Beach a fun place to get away. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lost Spring Thermal Pools (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Purangi Estate-The Purangi Winery (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Mercury Bay Golf & Country Club (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Waiau Kauri Grove (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Driving Creek Railway (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Pauanui Tairua Trail (15.5 mi / 24.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Cooks Beach

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Cooks Beach. These are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cooks Beach (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Lonely Bay Beach (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Buffalo Beach (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Stingray Bay (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Cathedral Cove (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Hahei Beach (4.6 mi / 7.3 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Cooks Beach

Fly into Auckland (AKL-Auckland Intl.), the closest airport, located 53.3 mi (85.8 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Cooks Beach, NZ?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 383 vacation rentals near Cooks Beach. From 299 house rentals to 45 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 Cooks Beach for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

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

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

  • Lonely Bay Beach: 625 vacation rentals
  • Shakespeare's Cliff Lookout: 623 vacation rentals
  • Hahei Beach: 583 vacation rentals
  • Pauanui Beach: 566 vacation rentals
  • Purangi Estate-The Purangi Winery: 622 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Cooks Beach 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 Cooks Beach?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 299 Houses in Cooks Beach. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Cooks Beach include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 45 rentals available
  • Cabins: 25 rentals available
  • Cottages: 25 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 Cooks Beach?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 38 vacation rentals with pool available in Cooks Beach. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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