Destination guide

Explore the beachside setting in Pohara

The waterfalls, beaches and riverfront are a perfect backdrop to your vacation home in Pohara. This city's local tours, wildlife and boating draw many visitors. 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.


Sightseeing in and around Pohara

Are you looking for things to do during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Pohara a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Abel Tasman Coast Track (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Riuwaka Resurgence (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
  • Te Anaroa Caves (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)

Seasonal weather in Pohara

If you're planning a vacation around warm-weather activities, February, January, December and March are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 68°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Pohara

Travelers love Pohara for its pristine beaches and beautiful ocean views. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Pohara is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Wainui Falls (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Tata Beach (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Rawhiti Cave (3.6 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Totaranui Beach (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Abel Tasman Coast Track (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Te Waikoropupu Springs (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)

Where to stay around Pohara?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 81 vacation rentals near Pohara. From 69 Houses to 4 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 Pohara for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Kaiteriteri Beach: 222 vacation rentals
  • Little Kaiteriteri Beach: 223 vacation rentals
  • Tata Beach: 181 vacation rentals
  • Harwoods Hole: 196 vacation rentals
  • Totaranui Beach: 153 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 69 Houses in Pohara. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Pohara include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 4 rentals available
  • Cabins: 5 rentals available
  • Cottages: 5 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 internet/wifi in Pohara?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 46 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Pohara. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.