Destination guide

Take in the beachside beauty of Kuratau

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Kuratau. This city has something for everyone. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Kuratau

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Kuratau is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kuratau Jetty (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Lake Rotopounamu (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Lake Taupo (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Tongariro Alpine Crossing (13.6 mi / 21.8 km)
  • Pureora Forest Park (19.6 mi / 31.6 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Kuratau

Fly into Taupo (TUO), the closest airport, located 20.5 mi (33 km) from the city center.

Can I find a vacation rental around Kuratau?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 141 vacation rentals near Kuratau. From 130 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 Kuratau for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Kuratau:

  • Acacia Bay: 53 vacation rentals
  • Waipahihi: 525 vacation rentals
  • Nukuhau: 91 vacation rentals
  • Two Mile Bay: 124 vacation rentals
  • Hilltop: 141 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 Kuratau?

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

  • Huka Falls: 450 vacation rentals
  • Tongariro Alpine Crossing: 199 vacation rentals
  • Whakapapa Ski Area: 265 vacation rentals
  • Craters of the Moon: 458 vacation rentals
  • Whakapapa and Whanganui River Confluence: 106 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 130 Houses in Kuratau. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Kuratau include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 3 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 pool in Kuratau?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 2 vacation rentals with pool available in Kuratau. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.