Destination guide

Take in the riverside beauty of Carterton

The riverfront and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Carterton. This city is well-known for its local tours and shopping. If you're looking for accommodations 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.


Activities and attractions in and around Carterton

Are you hoping to discover things to do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Carterton a fun place to get away. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Martinborough Vineyard (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
  • Palliser Estate (15.5 mi / 24.9 km)
  • Muirlea Rise (15.5 mi / 24.9 km)
  • Ata Rangi Vineyard (15.6 mi / 25.1 km)
  • Coney Wines (19.3 mi / 31.1 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Carterton

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Carterton is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Aratoi (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Queen Elizabeth Park (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Otaki Gorge (19.2 mi / 30.9 km)

Traveling to and around Carterton

Fly into Paraparaumu (PPQ), the closest airport, located 27.2 mi (43.8 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Carterton?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 52 holiday lettings near Carterton. From 20 Houses to 3 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Carterton is on HomeAway.

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

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Carterton. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Aratoi: 62 holiday lettings
  • Coney Wines: 161 holiday lettings
  • Ata Rangi Vineyard: 156 holiday lettings
  • Fell Locomotive Museum: 162 holiday lettings
  • Queen Elizabeth Park: 62 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Carterton listed on HomeAway 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 Carterton?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 20 Houses in Carterton. Our other popular types of Carterton holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 22 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 22 self catering accommodations

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 Carterton?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 3 holiday homes with pool available in Carterton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.