Discover a selection of 19 vacation rentals in Whiritoa, NZ that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including WiFi and outdoor grills and BBQs. Prices start at $134 per night, and houses and cottages are popular options for a stay in Whiritoa. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Find the perfect vacation rental for your Whiritoa getaway

Experience the unique character of Whiritoa with a stay in a vacation home rental. 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.

Things to do

Sightseeing in and around Whiritoa

Are you hoping to discover things to do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Whiritoa a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Athenree Hot Springs (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Hauraki Rail Trail - Day Rides (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Whiritoa

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Whiritoa is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Whangamata Beach (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Athenree Hot Springs (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Karangahake Gorge (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
  • Pauanui Beach (19.2 mi / 30.9 km)
  • The Pinnacles (19.8 mi / 31.8 km)
  • Coromandel Peninsula (24 mi / 38.6 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Whiritoa

The nearest airport is in Tauranga (TRG), located 31.4 mi (50.5 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Whitianga (WTZ-Whitianga Aerodrome), which is 33.5 mi (53.9 km) away.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Whiritoa?

The heart wants what the heart wants, and right now it wants to go on vacation. It's time to pack your suitcase and head for one of these top vacation rentals in or near Whiritoa:

  • "Stones Throw To Beach" is a guest favorite. Around 5 miles from Whiritoa, it has 3 bedrooms and loads of amenities to help you feel at home, including a fridge and a hair dryer.
  • "The Top House - Stunning Views" is another winner, offering 2 bedrooms, internet services, off-street parking options and more. It's around 30 miles from Whiritoa.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Whiritoa vacation rental for you.

What are the best tiny house vacation rentals in or near Whiritoa?

Punching above its weight when it comes to character and ingenuity, a tiny house vacation rental in Whiritoa puts you on the doorstep of big adventure. Disconnect all your gadgets and turn your focus to Mother Nature at one of these neat little escapes:

  • Leave the everyday behind and disappear to "The Pirate's Rest, A Tiny Home By The Beach". This retreat in Pauanui packs plenty of comforts into its cozy space, such as a toaster and free toiletries.
  • "Beautiful Tiny House With Mountain Views And Communal Water Hole" in Pirongia is another great choice. A toaster and a washing machine will make your stay here even more cozy and comfortable.

Can I find log cabins to rent in or near Whiritoa?

Sometimes, you just want to get away from the hurly-burly of modern life. That's where Vrbo comes in. We've got a fantastic selection of log cabins in and around Whiritoa where you can relax in nature. These are just the start:

  • "Relaxing At The Log Cabin" has all you need for a stress-free escape, including a barbecue grill and an oven. After you've settled in, get out and about and take in the amazing scenery.
  • You won't have to forego any modern comforts if you stay at "Moose's Log Cabin, Shanty And Shack". This sought-after option features a porch, a barbecue grill and more.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Whiritoa?

Clock off on Friday and then forget about your cares. If you're craving some relaxation and fun, these escapes in and around Whiritoa are the perfect weekend getaway:

  • Spend a few days at "Stunning Modern House 150m From Ocean Beach", which is around 4 miles to the north of central Whiritoa. There's lots of nature and adventure to uncover here. Go basketball and fishing or just enjoy the sights of Kaimai Mamaku Forest Park and Mount Maungaruawahine.
  • Alternatively, leave your worries behind at "Luxury Home With The Beach Across The Road". Stay in with your feet up, or get active and try snorkeling and fishing. When it's time to explore more of the area, check out The Mount Mainstreet and Mokena Geyser. This attractive vacation rental is around 14 miles southeast of Whiritoa.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Whiritoa?

Appreciate the lifestyle and culture of Whiritoa from the comfort of your own studio apartment. Whether you're hoping to relax on your own or have some fun with pals, you'll find the perfect studio apartment in or near Whiritoa:

  • Explore your surroundings and then sleep soundly at "A Couple's Getaway And Pet Beach Holiday Spot". This vacation rental is a terrific base for seeing the sights and offers amenities including a stovetop and a beach.
  • Alternatively, organize a stay at "Boutique Apartments With Sea Views - Bure 1", which offers conveniences including a garden and a stovetop.

With the moolah you save on your studio apartment, you'll be able to see even more of Whiritoa. Cultural sights like Riff Raff and Founders Theatre will help you get a feel for the character of this destination.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Whiritoa?

Finding a short-term rental in and around Whiritoa won't be a problem if you only have a couple of nights free. Whether you'd like a studio apartment for you alone or a house that'll fit a family, you'll find the perfect place on Vrbo. Here are two of our favorites:

  • Situated close to the heart of Whiritoa, "Stunning Modern House 150m From Ocean Beach" is ideal for a short break. Use it as a base to check out some nearby attractions such as Alphra Lavenders.
  • "Luxury Home With The Beach Across The Road" is another awesome option that accepts short-term guests. Make the most of your fleeting visit by exploring local sights, such as St Paul's Church.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Whiritoa?

Nothing says "I love you" quite like a romantic weekend rendezvous. If you're eager to spend a couple of relaxing nights away with your beloved, we've got some romantic getaways in and around Whiritoa that will sweep you off your feet:

  • Around 5 miles from Whiritoa, "Stones Throw To Beach" is a perfect place for starry-eyed lovebirds. A fireplace and a dining table are some of the many amenities you'll find here.
  • "The Top House - Stunning Views" is another top option that's guaranteed to impress. It's around 30 miles from Whiritoa and has winery tours and air conditioning.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in or near Whiritoa?

Big groups mean huge fun. They also mean finding someplace that'll comfortably fit your whole squad. Browse our large group vacation rentals in or around Whiritoa and spend time with your favorite people under the one roof:

  • A host of amenities including a beach view and a kitchen make "San Marco Luxury Tuscan Beach House Whangamata" a winner. This spacious property has 5 bedrooms and sleeps up to 13 people. From Whiritoa's center, it's around 4 miles away to the north.
  • Invite as many as 12 of your favorite folks to "Patuwai - 'by The Water" and fill the place with laughter and love. This top option has 6 bedrooms and is around 4 miles to the north of Whiritoa. It's packed with features to keep your group happy and comfortable, including a fireplace and a garden.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Whiritoa?

A pool is often a key feature of any good vacation. Enjoy hours of entertainment splashing around or simply kicking back by the water at one of these refreshing escapes in or near Whiritoa:

  • Top on our list of cool pool retreats is "The Top House - Stunning Views". Traveling families will feel at home here, with amenities like childrens activities and a TV also at hand.
  • "Stunning Modern House 150m From Ocean Beach" is another highly rated option. After you've enjoyed a dip with the kids, make use of other conveniences like a TV and a DVD player.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near Whiritoa?

You'll always have more fun sharing precious moments with the people that are closest to your heart. Whether you're organizing a family break or taking time out with your best friends, we'll have a large vacation rental to suit your style. These are two of our best in and around Whiritoa:

  • Get everyone under the same roof at "Stones Throw To Beach", which has 3 bedrooms sleeping up to 8 guests. This getaway is around 5 miles to the north of Whiritoa and features amenities such as a stereo and a dining table.
  • Another great choice is "Apartment Baltrum In Westerholt". This property is 14 miles southeast of Whiritoa and comes with beach sun loungers, a DVD player and more. With 4 bedrooms accommodating up to 8 people, there's no need to leave anyone off your invitation list.

If you're eager to sightsee, there are lots of family-friendly attractions nearby to add to your to-do list. Waterworld, Hamilton Zoo and Kiwi House Native Bird Park are great places to start.