Destination guide

Travel to friendly Hamurana

The lake and wildlife create a pretty picture of Hamurana. This welcoming city has many special qualities. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Sightseeing in and around Hamurana

Are you searching for attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that Hamurana has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lake View Golf Club (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Zorb (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Agroventures (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Wingspan National Bird of Prey Centre (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Rainbow Springs Kiwi Wildlife Park (7.4 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Skyline Rotorua (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Hamurana

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Hamurana is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lake Rotorua (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Mokoia Island (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Mount Ngongotaha (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Okere Falls Scenic Reserve (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Whataroa Falls (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Paradise Valley Springs (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Hamurana

Fly into Rotorua (ROT-Rotorua Regional), the closest airport, located 10.1 mi (16.2 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Tauranga (TRG), which is 23 mi (37 km) away.

Where to stay around Hamurana?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 350 vacation rentals near Hamurana. From 256 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 Hamurana for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Redwoods Whakarewarewa Forest: 388 vacation rentals
  • Lake Rotomahana: 367 vacation rentals
  • Rotorua Central Mall: 386 vacation rentals
  • Te Puia New Zealand Maori Arts and Crafts Institute: 382 vacation rentals
  • Waimangu Volcanic Valley: 374 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 256 Houses in Hamurana. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Hamurana include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 30 rentals available
  • Villas: 2 rentals available
  • Cabins: 36 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 Hamurana?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 19 vacation rentals with pool available in Hamurana. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.