Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Bucklands Beach

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Bucklands Beach. This city is welcoming and relaxing, recognized for its boating, coffeehouses and bars. Kelly Tarlton's Underwater World and Mt. Eden are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in Bucklands Beach

Are you hoping to discover things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Bucklands Beach a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kelly Tarlton's Underwater World (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Auckland Zoo (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Parnell Baths (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Grange Golf Course (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Cable Bay Vineyard (7.7 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Mudbrick Vineyard (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)

Seasonal weather in Bucklands Beach

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your vacation, January, February, March and December are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 72°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Bucklands Beach

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Bucklands Beach. These are some of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mt. Eden (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • One Tree Hill Domain (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Auckland Domain (7.2 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Oneroa Beach (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Onetangi Beach (11.1 mi / 17.8 km)
  • Kohimarama Beach (3.6 mi / 5.9 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Bucklands Beach

Fly into Auckland (AKL-Auckland Intl.), the closest airport, located 11.7 mi (18.8 km) from the city center.

Can I find a vacation rental around Bucklands Beach?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 12 vacation rentals near Bucklands Beach. From 9 Houses to 2 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 Bucklands Beach for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Bucklands Beach?

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 Bucklands Beach:

  • Auckland CBD: 192 vacation rentals
  • North Shore: 156 vacation rentals
  • Oneroa: 281 vacation rentals
  • Takapuna: 17 vacation rentals
  • Parnell: 99 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 Bucklands Beach?

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

  • Auckland Newmarket Station: 1,089 vacation rentals
  • New Zealand Film Archive: 1,088 vacation rentals
  • Takapuna Beach: 1,058 vacation rentals
  • Symonds Street Cemetery: 1,096 vacation rentals
  • Orewa Beach: 616 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Bucklands Beach 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 Bucklands Beach?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 9 Houses in Bucklands Beach. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Bucklands Beach include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 2 rentals available
  • Studios: 2 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Bucklands Beach?

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

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