Destination guide

The friendly area of Parnell awaits your stay

Take a holiday to Parnell and enjoy the area's monuments, live music and theatre scene. Travellers especially like the parks, gardens and restaurants in this welcoming and walkable city. Take in top local attractions such as Auckland War Memorial Museum and Auckland Domain. If you're looking for accommodation options 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.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Parnell

Are you looking for attractions to visit while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Parnell has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Kelly Tarlton's Underwater World (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Auckland Zoo (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Parnell Baths (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Penny Whiting Sailing School (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Gulfwind Sailing Academy (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Chamberlain Park Public Golf Course (3.7 mi / 6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Parnell

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Parnell. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mt. Eden (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Auckland Domain (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • One Tree Hill Domain (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Oneroa Beach (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
  • Onetangi Beach (16.8 mi / 27 km)
  • Parnell Rose Gardens (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
Transport

Travelling to and around Parnell

The nearest airport is in Auckland (AKL-Auckland Intl.), located 10.4 mi (16.8 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Parnell?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 73 holiday rentals near Parnell. From 8 Houses to 62 Studios, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Parnell for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Ewelme Cottage: 1,120 holiday rentals
  • Auckland Domain: 1,133 holiday rentals
  • Wintergarden: 1,134 holiday rentals
  • Holy Trinity Cathedral: 1,121 holiday rentals
  • Kinder House: 1,119 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 8 Houses in Parnell. Our other popular types of Parnell holiday rentals include:

  • Studios: 62 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 61 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 3 holiday houses

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Parnell?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 25 holiday homes with pool available in Parnell. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.