Destination guide

Find the perfect vacation rental for your Lake Okareka getaway

The parks and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Lake Okareka. There's no shortage of things to see and do in the area.Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Lake Okareka

Are you looking for attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that Lake Okareka has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Rotorua Golf Club (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Racing Rotorua (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Government Gardens Golf (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Springfield Golf Club (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Skyline Rotorua (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Volcanic Hills Winery (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Lake Okareka

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Lake Okareka is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lake Okareka (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Lake Tikitapu (1.3 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Lake Rotokakahi (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Whakarewarewa Hot Springs (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Lake Tarawera (4.4 mi / 7 km)
  • Redwoods Whakarewarewa Forest (4.6 mi / 7.3 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Lake Okareka

Fly into Rotorua (ROT-Rotorua Regional), the closest airport, located 5.2 mi (8.3 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Lake Okareka?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 329 vacation rentals near Lake Okareka. From 247 Houses to 30 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 Lake Okareka for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Lake Okareka?

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 Lake Okareka:

  • Ngongotaha: 60 vacation rentals
  • Kawaha Point: 52 vacation rentals
  • Springfield: 44 vacation rentals
  • Lynmore: 32 vacation rentals
  • Pukehangi: 18 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 Lake Okareka?

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

  • Lake Tikitapu: 386 vacation rentals
  • Lake Rotokakahi: 386 vacation rentals
  • Redwoods Whakarewarewa Forest: 387 vacation rentals
  • Lake Rotomahana: 364 vacation rentals
  • Rotorua Central Mall: 385 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Lake Okareka 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 Lake Okareka?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 247 Houses in Lake Okareka. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Lake Okareka include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 30 rentals available
  • Villas: 2 rentals available
  • Cabins: 25 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Lake Okareka?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 20 vacation rentals with pool available in Lake Okareka. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.