Destination guide

Explore the waterfront setting in Helensville

Enjoy the wineries and other features of Helensville. This romantic and relaxing city is known for its forests, fishing and hiking. Sky Tower and Orewa Beach are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Helensville

Are you hoping to discover things to do during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Helensville a fun place to get away. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Auckland Zoo (18.1 mi / 29.1 km)
  • The Hunting Lodge Winery (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Kumeu River Wines (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Kerr Farm Wine (8 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Soljans Estate (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Snowplanet (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Helensville

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Helensville is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Orewa Beach (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Piha Beach (17.4 mi / 28.1 km)
  • Auckland Domain (20.3 mi / 32.7 km)
  • Muriwai Beach (9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Maygrove Park (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
  • Bethells Beach (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Helensville

Fly into Auckland (AKL-Auckland Intl.), the closest airport, located 27.6 mi (44.4 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Helensville?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 20 vacation rentals near Helensville. From 10 Houses to 5 Cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Helensville for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Piha Beach: 416 vacation rentals
  • Glen Eden Station: 609 vacation rentals
  • Stancich Reserve Park: 1,077 vacation rentals
  • Henderson Sunnyvale Station: 613 vacation rentals
  • Rain Forest Express: 605 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 10 Houses in Helensville. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Helensville include:

  • Cabins: 5 rentals available
  • Cottages: 5 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 5 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Farmhouses and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Helensville?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 5 vacation rentals with pool available in Helensville. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.