Destination guide

Explore the beachside setting in Ostend

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Ostend. This welcoming and relaxing city entices travelers with its shopping and restaurants. Kelly Tarlton's Underwater World and Onetangi Beach are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Ostend

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Ostend a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kelly Tarlton's Underwater World (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
  • Obsidian Waiheke Island Vineyard (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Stonyridge (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Wild on Waiheke (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Te Motu Vineyard (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Saratoga Estate Winery (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Ostend

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

  • Onetangi Beach (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Oneroa Beach (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Auckland Domain (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
  • Anzac Bay (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Palm Beach (1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Little Oneroa Beach (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Ostend

The nearest airport is in Auckland (AKL-Auckland Intl.), located 20.9 mi (33.6 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Ostend?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 156 vacation rentals near Ostend. From 114 Houses to 25 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 Ostend for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Ostend?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Ostend:

  • Auckland CBD: 190 vacation rentals
  • North Shore: 165 vacation rentals
  • Oneroa: 274 vacation rentals
  • Takapuna: 21 vacation rentals
  • Parnell: 100 vacation rentals

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

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

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

  • Anzac Bay: 865 vacation rentals
  • Auckland Newmarket Station: 1,071 vacation rentals
  • Takapuna Beach: 1,042 vacation rentals
  • Symonds Street Cemetery: 1,074 vacation rentals
  • Auckland Central City Library: 1,075 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Ostend 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 Ostend?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 114 Houses in Ostend. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Ostend include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 25 rentals available
  • Cabins: 10 rentals available
  • Cottages: 10 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 Ostend?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 26 vacation rentals with pool available in Ostend. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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