Destination guide

The adventurous area of New Plymouth awaits your stay

The area's monuments and museums are just a few of the reasons to vacation in New Plymouth. Travelers like the shopping, parks and restaurants in this walkable and welcoming city. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in New Plymouth

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes New Plymouth a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Brooklands Zoo (1 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Pouakai Zoo Park (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Sentry Hill Winery (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in New Plymouth

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, New Plymouth is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Pukekura Park (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • East End Reserve (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Fitzroy Beach (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Sugar Loaf Marine Reserve (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Paritutu Rock (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Back Beach (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)

Transportation options to and around New Plymouth

Fly into New Plymouth (NPL), the closest airport, located 6.5 mi (10.5 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around New Plymouth?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 192 holiday lettings near New Plymouth. From 108 Houses to 42 Condos/Apartments, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover New Plymouth area.

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

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

  • Yarrow Stadium: 203 holiday lettings
  • Brooklands Zoo: 202 holiday lettings
  • Observatory: 203 holiday lettings
  • Paritutu Rock: 197 holiday lettings
  • Centre City Shopping Centre: 203 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around New Plymouth 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 New Plymouth?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 108 Houses in New Plymouth. Our other popular types of New Plymouth holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 42 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 19 self catering accommodations

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 New Plymouth?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 7 holiday homes with pool available in New Plymouth. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.