Destination guide

Take in the riverside beauty of Carterton

The riverfront and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Carterton. This city is well-known for its local tours and shopping. 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.


Activities and attractions in and around Carterton

Are you hoping to discover things to do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Carterton a fun place to get away. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Martinborough Vineyard (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
  • Palliser Estate (15.5 mi / 24.9 km)
  • Muirlea Rise (15.5 mi / 24.9 km)
  • Ata Rangi Vineyard (15.6 mi / 25.1 km)
  • Coney Wines (19.3 mi / 31.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Carterton

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Carterton is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Aratoi (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Queen Elizabeth Park (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Otaki Gorge (19.2 mi / 30.9 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Carterton

Fly into Paraparaumu (PPQ), the closest airport, located 27.2 mi (43.8 km) from the city center.

Can I find a vacation rental around Carterton?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 57 vacation rentals near Carterton. From 24 Houses to 3 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Carterton for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Carterton?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Carterton. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Daysh House Garden: 157 vacation rentals
  • Martinborough Vineyard: 155 vacation rentals
  • Coney Wines: 162 vacation rentals
  • Palliser Estate: 155 vacation rentals
  • Shear Discovery: 67 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Carterton listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Carterton?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 24 Houses in Carterton. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Carterton include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 3 rentals available
  • Cabins: 22 rentals available
  • Cottages: 22 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Carterton?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 4 vacation rentals with pool available in Carterton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.