Destination guide

Choose a vacation rental for your Wharekaho getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Wharekaho with a stay in a private vacation home. This city has something for everyone. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Sightseeing in and around Wharekaho

Do you want to find attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Wharekaho a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lost Spring Thermal Pools (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Mercury Bay Golf & Country Club (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Purangi Estate-The Purangi Winery (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Waiau Kauri Grove (9.9 mi / 16 km)
  • Driving Creek Railway (12.8 mi / 20.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Wharekaho

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Wharekaho. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Buffalo Beach (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Lonely Bay Beach (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Cooks Beach (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Stingray Bay (4.6 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Cathedral Cove (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Kuaotunu Beach (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)

Transportation options to and around Wharekaho

The nearest airport is in Auckland (AKL-Auckland Intl.), located 53.9 mi (86.8 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Wharekaho?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 580 holiday lettings near Wharekaho. From 488 Houses to 52 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 Wharekaho is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Mercury Bay: 712 holiday lettings
  • Opoutere Beach: 459 holiday lettings
  • Buffalo Beach: 714 holiday lettings
  • Pauanui Beach: 646 holiday lettings
  • Rapaura Water Gardens: 616 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 488 Houses in Wharekaho. Our other popular types of Wharekaho holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 52 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 27 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 27 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 Wharekaho?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 43 holiday homes with pool available in Wharekaho. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.