Destination guide

Take in the beachside beauty of Kennedy Bay

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Kennedy Bay. This city has something for everyone. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Sightseeing in and around Kennedy Bay

Are you looking for attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Kennedy Bay a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Driving Creek Railway (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Waiau Kauri Grove (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Mercury Bay Golf & Country Club (11.8 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Lost Spring Thermal Pools (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
  • Purangi Estate-The Purangi Winery (16.6 mi / 26.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Kennedy Bay

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Kennedy Bay. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Kennedy Bay Beach (0.8 mi / 1.4 km)
  • New Chums Beach (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Coromandel Historical Museum (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Kuaotunu Beach (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Buffalo Beach (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
  • Sandy Bay Beach (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Kennedy Bay

The nearest airport is in Great Barrier Island (GBZ), located 31.4 mi (50.5 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Auckland (AKL-Auckland Intl.), which is 47.8 mi (76.9 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Kennedy Bay?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 349 holiday rentals around Kennedy Bay. From 269 holiday houses to 45 flats & apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Kennedy Bay is on Stayz.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Kennedy Bay?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Kennedy Bay. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Kennedy Bay Beach: 638 holiday rentals
  • Buffalo Beach: 821 holiday rentals
  • Kuaotunu Beach: 645 holiday rentals
  • Hahei Beach: 790 holiday rentals
  • Cathedral Cove: 803 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Kennedy Bay listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Kennedy Bay?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 269 Houses in Kennedy Bay. Our other popular types of Kennedy Bay holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 45 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 25 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 25 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Kennedy Bay?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 36 holiday homes with pool available in Kennedy Bay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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