Destination guide

Explore the lush setting in Whangaroa

The forests and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Whangaroa. Renowned for its surfing, seafood restaurants and snorkeling, this city welcomes all visitors. 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.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Whangaroa

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Whangaroa is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Taupo Bay (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Matauri Bay Beach (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Puketi and Omahuta Native Forests (10.8 mi / 17.3 km)
  • Cavalli Islands (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Rangikapiti Pa Historic Reserve (13.4 mi / 21.5 km)
  • Coopers Beach (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)
Transport

How to get to and around Whangaroa

Fly into Kerikeri (KKE-Bay of Islands), the closest airport, located 17.6 mi (28.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Kaitaia (KAT), which is 26.2 mi (42.1 km) away.

Where to stay around Whangaroa?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 43 holiday lettings near Whangaroa. From 28 Houses to 4 Bungalows, 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 Whangaroa is on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Whangaroa?

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

  • Bungalows: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 4 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 Whangaroa?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 4 holiday homes with pool available in Whangaroa. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.