Destination guide

Travel to friendly Hamurana

The lake and wildlife create a pretty picture of Hamurana. This welcoming city has many special qualities. 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.


Sightseeing in and around Hamurana

Are you searching for attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that Hamurana has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lake View Golf Club (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Zorb (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Agroventures (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Wingspan National Bird of Prey Centre (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Rainbow Springs Kiwi Wildlife Park (7.4 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Skyline Rotorua (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Hamurana

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Hamurana is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lake Rotorua (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Mokoia Island (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Mount Ngongotaha (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Okere Falls Scenic Reserve (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Whataroa Falls (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Paradise Valley Springs (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Hamurana

Fly into Rotorua (ROT-Rotorua Regional), the closest airport, located 10.1 mi (16.2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Tauranga (TRG), which is 23 mi (37 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Hamurana?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 371 holiday rentals around Hamurana. From 274 Houses to 30 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 Hamurana is on Stayz.

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

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 Hamurana:

  • Mount Maunganui: 312 holiday homes
  • Papamoa Beach: 182 holiday homes
  • Welcome Bay: 23 holiday homes
  • Pukehangi: 18 holiday homes
  • Ngongotaha: 60 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 Hamurana?

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

  • Redwoods Whakarewarewa Forest: 412 holiday rentals
  • Mount Tarawera: 372 holiday rentals
  • Lake Rotomahana: 389 holiday rentals
  • Rotorua Central Mall: 411 holiday rentals
  • Off Road NZ: 326 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 274 Houses in Hamurana. Our other popular types of Hamurana holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 30 holiday houses
  • Villas: 3 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 35 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 Hamurana?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 20 holiday homes with pool available in Hamurana. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.