Destination guide

Explore the lush setting in Whangaroa

The forests and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Whangaroa. Renowned for its surfing, seafood restaurants and snorkelling, this city welcomes all visitors. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Whangaroa

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Whangaroa is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Taupo Bay (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Matauri Bay Beach (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Puketi and Omahuta Native Forests (10.8 mi / 17.3 km)
  • Cavalli Islands (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Rangikapiti Pa Historic Reserve (13.4 mi / 21.5 km)
  • Coopers Beach (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Whangaroa

Fly into Kerikeri (KKE-Bay of Islands), the closest airport, located 17.6 mi (28.3 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Kaitaia (KAT), which is 26.2 mi (42.1 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Whangaroa?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 45 holiday rentals around Whangaroa. From 27 Houses to 6 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 Whangaroa is on Stayz.

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

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

  • Matauri Bay Beach: 166 holiday rentals
  • Puketi and Omahuta Native Forests: 222 holiday rentals
  • Rainbow Warrior Memorial: 156 holiday rentals
  • Kerikeri Mission House: 370 holiday rentals
  • Rainbow Falls: 368 holiday rentals

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

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

  • Condos/Apartments: 6 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 4 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 4 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 Whangaroa?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 4 holiday homes with pool available in Whangaroa. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.