Destination guide

The sunny setting of Upper Hutt is ready to explore

The island views and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Upper Hutt. This scenic city is known for its cycling, fishing and golfing. Westpac Stadium and Old St Paul's are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Upper Hutt

Are you searching for attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that Upper Hutt has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Wellington Cable Car (18.9 mi / 30.4 km)
  • Murdoch James Vineyard (12.7 mi / 20.5 km)
  • The Weta Cave (17.9 mi / 28.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Upper Hutt

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Upper Hutt is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mount Victoria Lookout (18.6 mi / 29.9 km)
  • Botanic Gardens (19.2 mi / 30.9 km)
  • Plimmerton Beach (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Brendan Beach (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Paekakiri Beach (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Petone Foreshore (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Upper Hutt

Fly into Paraparaumu (PPQ), the closest airport, located 15.9 mi (25.7 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Wellington (WLG-Wellington Intl.), which is 19.5 mi (31.4 km) away.

Where to stay near Upper Hutt?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 189 holiday rentals near Upper Hutt. From 131 Houses to 18 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Upper Hutt for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Upper Hutt?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Upper Hutt. From Stayz travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Trentham Racecourse: 287 holiday rentals
  • Maidstone Park: 247 holiday rentals
  • Staglands Wildlife Reserve: 236 holiday rentals
  • Wellington City: 167 holiday rentals
  • Martinborough: 111 holiday rentals

Stayz offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Upper Hutt! Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Upper Hutt?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Upper Hutt with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a perfect city break:

  • Wellington City: 167 holiday homes
  • Martinborough: 111 holiday homes
  • Masterton: 40 holiday homes
  • Paraparaumu: 144 holiday homes
  • Otaki: 115 holiday homes

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Upper Hutt?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places to visit in Upper Hutt. From Stayz travellers, the more popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Trentham Racecourse: 287 holiday rentals
  • Maidstone Park: 247 holiday rentals
  • Staglands Wildlife Reserve: 236 holiday rentals
  • New Zealand Film Archive: 173 holiday rentals
  • Plimmerton Beach: 290 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Upper Hutt listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday homes.