Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Whangaparaoa

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Whangaparaoa. This welcoming and relaxing city entices travellers with its golfing and dolphin watching. Kelly Tarlton's Underwater World and Sky Tower are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Whangaparaoa

Do you want to discover attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Whangaparaoa a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Kelly Tarlton's Underwater World (16.2 mi / 26 km)
  • Auckland Zoo (18.2 mi / 29.3 km)
  • Whangaparaoa Golf Club (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Gulf Harbour Country Club (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Peninsula Golf Club (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Snowplanet (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)

Seasonal weather in Whangaparaoa

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, February, January, March and December are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 22°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Whangaparaoa

Travellers appreciate the pristine beaches and beautiful ocean views, which is just a taste of what Whangaparaoa has to offer. Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Whangaparaoa is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mt. Eden (18.6 mi / 29.9 km)
  • Omaha Beach (19 mi / 30.6 km)
  • Orewa Beach (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Oneroa Beach (16.2 mi / 26 km)
  • Auckland Domain (17.2 mi / 27.7 km)
  • Onetangi Beach (19.2 mi / 30.9 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Whangaparaoa

Fly into Auckland (AKL-Auckland Intl.), the closest airport, located 27.3 mi (43.9 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Whangaparaoa?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 211 holiday rentals around Whangaparaoa. From 123 Houses to 35 Condos/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 Whangaparaoa is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Whangaparaoa?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Whangaparaoa:

  • Manly: 23 holiday homes
  • Stanmore Bay: 18 holiday homes
  • Auckland CBD: 326 holiday homes
  • Palm Beach: 140 holiday homes
  • North Shore: 171 holiday homes

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

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

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

  • Little Manly Beach: 1,157 holiday rentals
  • Shakespear Regional Park: 1,214 holiday rentals
  • Matakatia Beach: 1,157 holiday rentals
  • Gulf Harbour Country Club: 1,182 holiday rentals
  • Matakatia Bay: 1,158 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 123 Houses in Whangaparaoa. Our other popular types of Whangaparaoa holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 35 holiday houses
  • Villas: 2 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 21 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Whangaparaoa?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 26 holiday homes with pool available in Whangaparaoa. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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