Destination guide

Find the perfect holiday rental for your Awhitu getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Awhitu with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city has something for everyone. Mt. Eden and Piha Beach are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Sightseeing in and around Awhitu

Do you want to find attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Awhitu a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Auckland Zoo (17.6 mi / 28.4 km)
  • Rain Forest Express (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Villa Maria Estate (12.3 mi / 19.9 km)
  • Butterfly Creek (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
  • Treasure Island Adventure Golf (12.8 mi / 20.5 km)
  • JKs Driving Range (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Awhitu

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Awhitu is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mt. Eden (17.9 mi / 28.8 km)
  • Piha Beach (13.3 mi / 21.4 km)
  • One Tree Hill Domain (17.1 mi / 27.5 km)
  • Whatipu Beach (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Karekare Falls (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • Waitakere Ranges (10.6 mi / 17 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Awhitu

Fly into Auckland (AKL-Auckland Intl.), the closest airport, located 11.9 mi (19.1 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Awhitu?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 43 holiday rentals around Awhitu. From 27 Houses to 4 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 Awhitu is on Stayz.

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

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 Awhitu:

  • Auckland CBD: 280 holiday homes
  • North Shore: 168 holiday homes
  • Remuera: 52 holiday homes
  • Epsom: 45 holiday homes
  • Waitakere: 19 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 Awhitu?

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

  • Piha Beach: 547 holiday rentals
  • Viaduct Harbour: 1,281 holiday rentals
  • Karekare Beach: 479 holiday rentals
  • Mount Mangere: 1,122 holiday rentals
  • Dressmart Onehunga: 1,201 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 27 Houses in Awhitu. Our other popular types of Awhitu holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 4 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 6 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 6 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 internet/wifi in Awhitu?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 29 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Awhitu. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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