Find the best place to stay — North Island

Where to stay around North Island?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 8,191 vacation rentals near North Island. From 5,979 houses to 769 apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near North Island for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in North Island?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in North Island. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Auckland Region: 1,687 vacation rentals
  • Rotorua: 402 vacation rentals
  • Auckland City: 1,283 vacation rentals
  • Wellington: 154 vacation rentals
  • Taupo: 503 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in North Island! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in North Island?

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

  • Rotorua: 402 rentals
  • Auckland City: 1,283 rentals
  • Wellington: 154 rentals
  • Taupo: 503 rentals
  • Waiheke Island: 585 rentals

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

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when traveling by plane to North Island?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of vacation rentals in North Island are:

  • Auckland Airport (AKL): 590 vacation rentals
  • Auckland International Airport (AKL): 583 vacation rentals
  • Palmerston North Airport (PMR): 21 vacation rentals

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in North Island?

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

  • New Zealand Film Archive: 1,220 rentals
  • Hobbiton Movie Set: 59 rentals
  • Auckland Central City Library: 1,233 rentals
  • New Zealand Film Archive: 171 rentals
  • Western Park: 1,220 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around North Island listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

The Charming City of North Island Awaits You

Learn about the unique charm of North Island with a stay in a vacation home rental. This city is welcoming and romantic, recognized for its restaurants, shopping and cafés. There are plenty of chances to soak up some sunshine at Omaha Beach, Onetangi Beach and Oneroa Beach. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a kitchen and laundry facilities.

Attractions In and Around North Island

Looking for things to do while you're in North Island? Local attractions include Kelly Tarlton's Underwater World, Auckland Zoo and National Aquarium of New Zealand. Don't miss landmarks such as Sky Tower and Harbour Bridge and unique cultural highlights like Auckland War Memorial Museum and SheepWorld. If some outdoor time is on the agenda, soak up some sun at Omaha Beach and Onetangi Beach or experience the natural beauty of Mt. Eden and One Tree Hill Domain. You could easily spend a day shopping at Queen Street Shopping District, Cuba Street Mall and Hamilton Centre Place. Don't forget to buy tickets if you want to attend a game or event at Eden Park or Westpac Stadium. Fun activities in the city include Te Waihou Walkway, Barbary and Waimarino Adventure Park. Other popular places to visit in town include Oneroa Beach, Auckland Domain and Auckland Town Hall.