Destination guide

Explore the beachside setting in Ostend

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Ostend. This welcoming and relaxing city entices travellers with its shopping and restaurants. Kelly Tarlton's Underwater World and Onetangi Beach are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in Ostend

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Ostend a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Kelly Tarlton's Underwater World (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
  • Obsidian Waiheke Island Vineyard (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Stonyridge (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Wild on Waiheke (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Te Motu Vineyard (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Saratoga Estate Winery (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Ostend

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Ostend is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Onetangi Beach (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Oneroa Beach (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Auckland Domain (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
  • Anzac Bay (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Palm Beach (1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Little Oneroa Beach (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Ostend

The nearest airport is in Auckland (AKL-Auckland Intl.), located 20.9 mi (33.6 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Ostend?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 162 holiday rentals near Ostend. From 118 Houses to 24 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Ostend for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Ostend?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Ostend:

  • Auckland CBD: 303 holiday homes
  • Palm Beach: 140 holiday homes
  • North Shore: 161 holiday homes
  • Oneroa: 297 holiday homes
  • Onetangi: 90 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Ostend?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Ostend. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Anzac Bay: 1,045 holiday rentals
  • Auckland Domain: 1,266 holiday rentals
  • Auckland Newmarket Station: 1,260 holiday rentals
  • Auckland Central City Library: 1,259 holiday rentals
  • Waiheke Golf Club: 1,003 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Ostend listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Ostend?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 118 Houses in Ostend. Our other popular types of Ostend holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 24 holiday houses
  • Villas: 2 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 10 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Ostend?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 29 holiday homes with pool available in Ostend. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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