Destination guide

The waterfront setting of Auckland Central Business District is ready to explore

Enjoy the museums and other features of Auckland Central Business District. Well known for its shopping, restaurants and local tours, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Take in top local attractions like Sky Tower and Queen Street Shopping District. 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.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Auckland Central Business District

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that Auckland Central Business District has to offer. These 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 (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Auckland Zoo (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Penny Whiting Sailing School (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Gulfwind Sailing Academy (1.3 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Parnell Baths (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Chamberlain Park Public Golf Course (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Auckland Central Business District

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Auckland Central Business District is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mt. Eden (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Auckland Domain (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • One Tree Hill Domain (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Oneroa Beach (14.4 mi / 23.1 km)
  • Albert Park (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Victoria Park (0.6 mi / 1 km)
Transport

How to get to and around Auckland Central Business District

Fly into Auckland (AKL-Auckland Intl.), the closest airport, located 11 mi (17.7 km) from the city center.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station is Auckland Britomart Station.

Where to stay around Auckland CBD?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 192 holiday lettings near Auckland CBD. From 13 Houses to 158 Condos/Apartments, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Auckland CBD area.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Auckland CBD?

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 Auckland CBD:

  • North Shore: 156 holiday homes
  • Manly: 25 holiday homes
  • Waitakere: 16 holiday homes
  • Remuera: 39 holiday homes
  • Oneroa: 279 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 Auckland CBD?

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

  • Victoria Park: 1,086 holiday lettings
  • University Clock Tower: 1,092 holiday lettings
  • Albert Park: 1,094 holiday lettings
  • Auckland Fish Market: 1,095 holiday lettings
  • John Leech Gallery: 1,091 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Auckland CBD 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 Auckland CBD?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 13 Houses in Auckland CBD. Our other popular types of Auckland CBD holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 158 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 2 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 Auckland CBD?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 80 holiday homes with pool available in Auckland CBD. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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