Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Karapiro

The lake and parks provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in Karapiro. Travelers appreciate the coffeehouses in this welcoming city. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Karapiro

Do you want to find attractions to visit during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Karapiro a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Hobbiton Movie Set (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Cambridge Raceway (9.5 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Avantidrome (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
  • Monavale Blueberries (12.5 mi / 20.2 km)
  • Te Waihou Walkway (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
  • Matamata Golf Club (14.2 mi / 22.9 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Karapiro

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Karapiro is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lake Karapiro (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Sanctuary Mountain Maungatautari (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Founders Park (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Hamilton Gardens (18.9 mi / 30.4 km)

Traveling to and around Karapiro

Fly into Hamilton (HLZ-Hamilton Intl.), the closest airport, located 16.2 mi (26 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Tauranga (TRG), which is 35.4 mi (56.9 km) away.

Where to stay around Karapiro?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 66 holiday lettings near Karapiro. From 28 Houses to 16 Bungalows, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Karapiro for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Karapiro?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 28 Houses in Karapiro. Our other popular types of Karapiro holiday rentals include:

  • Bungalows: 16 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 16 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 16 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Karapiro?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 8 holiday homes with pool available in Karapiro. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.