Destination guide

Take in the beachside beauty of Long Bay

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Long Bay. This city has something for everyone. Sky Tower and Kelly Tarlton's Underwater World are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Sightseeing in and around Long Bay

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Long Bay a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kelly Tarlton's Underwater World (12.1 mi / 19.4 km)
  • Auckland Zoo (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)
  • Snowplanet (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Gulf Harbour Country Club (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Peninsula Golf Club (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Whangaparaoa Golf Club (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Long Bay

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Long Bay is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mt. Eden (13.6 mi / 21.8 km)
  • Orewa Beach (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Auckland Domain (12.4 mi / 19.9 km)
  • One Tree Hill Domain (15.2 mi / 24.5 km)
  • Oneroa Beach (16.5 mi / 26.5 km)
  • Long Bay Beach (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)

How to get to and around Long Bay

The nearest airport is in Auckland (AKL-Auckland Intl.), located 22.5 mi (36.2 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Long Bay?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 10 holiday lettings near Long Bay. From 7 Houses to 2 Cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Long Bay for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Long Bay?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Long Bay:

  • North Shore: 161 holiday homes
  • Manly: 26 holiday homes
  • Waitakere: 16 holiday homes
  • Remuera: 40 holiday homes
  • Oneroa: 284 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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

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

  • Cornwall Park: 1,072 holiday lettings
  • Piha Beach: 424 holiday lettings
  • Owhanake Bay: 960 holiday lettings
  • Omana Regional Park: 898 holiday lettings
  • Alberton House: 963 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Long Bay 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 Long Bay?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 7 Houses in Long Bay. Our other popular types of Long Bay holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 2 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Long Bay?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 9 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Long Bay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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