Destination guide

The friendly city of Avondale awaits you

Learn about the unique charm of Avondale with a stay in a private vacation home. Travelers appreciate the shopping in this welcoming city. Mt. Eden and Sky Tower are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in Avondale

Are you searching for attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that Avondale has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kelly Tarlton's Underwater World (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Auckland Zoo (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Chamberlain Park Public Golf Course (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Titirangi Golf Club (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Artisan Wine (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Gulfwind Sailing Academy (4.4 mi / 7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Avondale

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Avondale is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mt. Eden (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Auckland Domain (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • One Tree Hill Domain (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Piha Beach (13 mi / 20.9 km)
  • Western Springs Park (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Western Park (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Avondale

Fly into Auckland (AKL-Auckland Intl.), the closest airport, located 10.3 mi (16.6 km) from the city center.

If you're traveling by train, the main station serving the city is Auckland Avondale Station.

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

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

  • Avondale Sunday Market: 684 vacation rentals
  • Auckland Avondale Station: 764 vacation rentals
  • Paradice Ice Skating: 707 vacation rentals
  • Auckland Newmarket Station: 1,082 vacation rentals
  • Takapuna Beach: 1,037 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 8 Houses in Avondale. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Avondale include:

    Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Avondale?

    Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 8 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Avondale. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.