Destination guide

Find the perfect holiday rental for your Maketu getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Maketu with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city has something for everyone. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, Stayz has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in Maketu

Are you hoping to find attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Maketu a fun place to get away to. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Kiwi360 (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Longridge Park (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Tauranga South Bowling Club (16.5 mi / 26.5 km)
  • Tenpin Tauranga (16.5 mi / 26.6 km)
  • Mount Hot Pools (17.4 mi / 28 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Maketu

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Maketu 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:

  • Mount Maunganui Beach (15.2 mi / 24.5 km)
  • Whataroa Falls (15.3 mi / 24.6 km)
  • Blake Park (16.1 mi / 26 km)
  • Memorial Park (16.3 mi / 26.2 km)
  • Robbins Park (16.4 mi / 26.4 km)
  • Oropi Hot Pools (17 mi / 27.4 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Maketu

Fly into Tauranga (TRG), the closest airport, located 15.2 mi (24.4 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Rotorua (ROT-Rotorua Regional), which is 25.5 mi (41 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Maketu?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 188 holiday rentals around Maketu. From 160 holiday houses to 7 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 Maketu is on Stayz.

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

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

  • Mount Maunganui Beach: 674 holiday rentals
  • The Elms Mission House: 656 holiday rentals
  • Mount Maunganui: 691 holiday rentals
  • Tauranga Domain: 652 holiday rentals
  • Tauranga South Bowling Club: 642 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 160 Houses in Maketu. Our other popular types of Maketu holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 7 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 4 holiday houses
  • Guest houses: 5 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Maketu?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 14 holiday homes with pool available in Maketu. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.