Found in the northern part of New Zealand, Tauranga is a destination with many things to do and known for more than just its white sandy beaches. Indeed, the beaches are a spectacular sight and they attract numerous visitors each year. However, Tauranga is also known for its mountain landscape and volcanic activities. The majestic Mount Maunganui is a major attraction in Tauranga and a perfect hiking destination. This mountain has an extinct volcano but if you are keen to experience an active one, you should visit White Island a site that can only be accessed by boat or helicopter. Planning a trip to Tauranga? Check out our list of the best 11 Airbnbs in Tauranga, New Zealand.
Boasting a beautiful garden with gorgeous views and barbecue facilities, this roomy rental features one bedroom that can comfortably sleep up to three guests. It is situated only 10 minutes away from the town center, where you can enjoy plenty of dining and shopping options. In case you prefer to make your own meals, there is a well-equipped kitchen on the property. Free parking is available on site for those who are bringing a vehicle.
Nikau Palm Hideaway Studio in Bellevue TaurangaTauranga, Bay Of Plenty, New ZealandSuperhost
This tiny house boasts well-furnished interiors with wood flooring and floral accents, comfortably accommodating a maximum of two guests. There is a fully equipped kitchen for whipping up delectable meals. The spotless bathroom comes with shower facilities as well as a washing machine, so you can conveniently take care of your laundry needs. Off-street parking is available for those traveling with a vehicle.
Pendeen Cottage - NEW Tiny Home - No Cleaning Fee!Tauranga, Bay Of Plenty, New ZealandSuperhost
Top guest reviewstv wifi good quality linnen washer)it was extremely comfortable and we had the best night’s sleep on the bedwe found it a comfortable and practical place to staywe felt very relaxed and comfortable during our stay and would definitely stay here againsparkling clean and invitingsparkling clean and fully equippedperfectly clean with lovely touchesit was emaculately clean and well decoratedgreat space - super clean and beautiful
Host:hosts were very helpful and friendlyfriendly hosts and had an enlightening chat with themthe hosts were very friendly and accommodatingnot only was the tiny home amazing but the hosts were as wellthank you for the amazing stay and wonderful hosts 10/10 recommendRead more reviewsperfect place very close to everythinggreat stay at alisons placecute place very clean and close to tauranga and the mount if you have a carthe attention to detail breakfast and little treats location and description are amazinga bit too close to a motorway for me but fine for those deep sleepers
This beautiful rental is situated on a historic farm and can comfortably sleep up to four guests. It features a kitchenette where you can prepare simple meals during your stay. Barbecue facilities and cozy outdoor seating areas are available on the property for intimate dinners with your loved ones. The place is air-conditioned to keep guests comfortable on hot summer days. You are also allowed to bring your pets along.
Historic Barn Loft - Private & SpaciousTauranga, Bay Of Plenty, New ZealandSuperhost
Top guest reviewsmodern new bathroom with an excellent showerjust as described beautiful & cozyvery warm and comfortablegreat bed great water pressure clean great communication recommendvery clean very comfortable and stylishexcellent beautifully clean and so grateful we could take our dogspacious pristine clean aesthetically pleasingeverything was clean and bright would totally come stay again
Host:lovely friendly hosts definitely recommenddrew and family were wonderful hosts - great recommendations for local fare & fundrew and karin are brilliant hosts and we will always remember them with great fondnesslovely stylish accommodation with very friendly hoststhis place is lovely our hosts were very kind and helpful and gave us our privacyRead more reviewsperfect location to escape the hustle and bustle while still close enough to entertainmentamazing place beautifully renovated very comfortable and centrally locatedabsolutely gorgeous little place to stay reasonable price for being so central to tauranga cbdsuch an amazing little spot it’s bigger and better than the pictures awesomelocation super close to the mountgreat location and value for money super close to everything we needed and they allowed dogs even better
This elegant guest suite has the capacity to host up to four guests. It’s a bright and beautiful space that boasts of modern décor and stunning furniture. Inside, you’ll be welcomed by a stylish sofa that transforms into a bed for two. The space also has a kitchenette where guests can prepare their own meals. A double bed is found in the sleeping area promising total comfort to guests. The rental also has a flat screen television with Netflix available. There’s also free Wi-Fi offered here.
Modern Hide-awayTauranga, Bay Of Plenty, New ZealandSuperhost
Top guest reviewsgreat amenities and a wonderful touch of a smart tvit was awesome and stylish loved the furniture and the bathroomthis cozy spot has easy access with it's own entrance and all the amenities we neededsabine's place is really gorgeous with lovely furnishings it's comfy and welcoming and loved the apple tvthe amenities and cleanliness of the apartment are well taken care ofnice clean and quietthe place was very nice clean and cozyvery comfortable super clean and super modernsabine's place is clean stylish and modernvery cosy warm and clean
Host:the host is easily reachable with quick responsethe hosts were really lovely and accommodatingthe hosts are nice and friendly showing us around the apartment to make us feel welcomelovely hosts who couldn't be more helpfulgood value and good hostRead more reviewsawesome stay in a great locationvery comfortable stay in a lovely neighbourhoodlocation is quite easy to find and the room is very cozyperfect place quiet and catered to all our needswonderful spot close to everything wonderful hosts
Best for friend groups and small families, this chic and stylish 1950s-inspired cottage can accomodate up to five guests in three different bedrooms. Guests will be able to sleep comfortably in a queen-sized bed with high-quality linens and an ultra-soft mattress for a good night’s sleep. There is also an indoor fireplace for cold and relaxing nights in, air conditioning and heating for the winter and summer months. Guests will have full access to the backyard garden and fully equipped kitchen. Complete with a dining table, ample counter space for cooking and meal prep. The cottage is child-poofed and even has a high chair and a crib for those traveling with kids to Manapouri.
Welcome Home Cottage in ManapouriManapouri, Southland, New ZealandSuperhost
Top guest reviewsplus points are the the superb heating and the usb charging at all socketscomfy bed good wifi everything you need to cookthey do provide with big blankets so if you are a fan of that you can keep warmcomfortable accommodation in cosy cottagethe welcome home cottage is a charming cosy space with comfy beds and sofas and plenty of heatingreally clean and well laid outbeautiful clean and so cosythe bathroom was clean with warm water and good pressurekiwi stylist cottage tidy and clean value to stay a few nightsthis is a really lovely warm rustic and very clean house
Host:carolin is very helpful in providing useful informationRead more reviewslocation was perfect very close to towngreat location on your way to the fjordsperfect location to experience doubtful soundsgreat location close to the lake and day trip distance to milford soundgreat location just a short walk to the boat landing
This lovely one-bedroom rental has a queen bed that can easily sleep two guests and is ideal for a romantic getaway. The private outdoor patio with cozy seating is the perfect spot to enjoy your breakfast, which is complimentary and consists of cereals and fruits.
There is a kitchenette where you can prepare your daily morning brew. It is near the beach and shops, so you can conveniently explore the area. Free WiFi is available for those who want to keep their socials updated.
Garden Studio with Bathroom and KitchenetteTauranga, Bay Of Plenty, New ZealandSuperhost
Top guest reviewswe especially appreciated the efficient heater as the weather turns colder and a super comfortable bedexcellent (high-speed) wifi connection super-clean bathroom and one parking space onsitea nice and cozy room with everything necessary for a stay and a nice seating area outsidethe place was comfortable with everythimg we needed in one placethe bed is ultra comfortable with quality linennice clean and private roomsparking clean and stylish placeclean quiet and comfy roomgreat place n clean very recommendedso clean place and highly recommended
Host:sandy is a very nice hostsandy's an amazing host1 of the best host eversandy you were a great host - thank youfriendly host clear instructionsRead more reviewscute place to stay in very handy locationnice cosy little place ideal for couples 10 to 20 min away from everythingnice location and sandy is very friendlyaway from the hustle and bustle nice and quietmanganui and the town centre are 10-15 min away but there's dinner options closer by as well
This house rentals in Tauranga has one bedroom and can host up to three guests. Found close to the city centre, you’ll enjoy easy accessibility to the town’s amenities. This lovely rental sits amidst a beautiful tropical garden, a view that you will enjoy from the balcony upstairs. The main space is bright and spacious, with a sectional couch found inside. Hear there is also an open kitchen that is fully equipped, perfect for preparing your own meals. Upstairs you’ll find the bedroom, a large space that’s complemented by bright light coming in via the massive windows. You can walk out onto the balcony through the glass doors and enjoy the spectacular view from there.
Self Contained Apartment Set in Tropical GardenTauranga, Bay Of Plenty, New Zealand
Top guest reviewsair conditioning excellent for a hot summerthe apartment was super spacious with comfortable beds and great air-conditioningwe love the decoration and furniture here it is just comfortablelovely gardens and a modern home with tv air con dishwasher and washing machinea lovely space in a peaceful tropical garden sit in bed looking at the treeseverything was very cleanvery clean accessible and secludedamazing scenery clean house & really peacefulit was very spacious and cleanit was spotlessly clean and provided u with everything we needed
Host:very friendly and helpful hoststhanks to the hostsyou will not be disappointed with the excellent quality of this home and the wonderful hospitality of the hostbeautiful home and good hostsexcellent value for money and hosts were not around so felt like our own placeRead more reviewsgood location with everything only a short drive awaywell located and great for a short staywe loved that it was close to the local shopping centre/supermarketcomfortable great setting and locationawesome place great location and worth the price
Stay in this Airbnb accommodation in Tauranga that can accommodate up to two guests. It’s located very close to a variety of restaurants, entertainment spots, the beach and public transport options. A glass door ushers you into the house, welcoming you to the spacious living room. This space has beautiful furniture making the house a luxurious place to stay. With large windows, the interior has a very genial appeal. Guests will also enjoy amenities like a fully equipped kitchen, a comfy bedroom, and a continental breakfast served each morning.
Near new very comfy homeTauranga, Bay Of Plenty, New ZealandSuperhost
Top guest reviewsusually this would mean that you have freedom of the kitchen unless specifiedthe tv in the room is also a nice touch; just like the chocolates next to your bedamazing wifi is another plus highly recommend this gem of a place in tauranga (:in particular the bedrooms and toilets are kept sufficiently heated during winter and this helps a great bunchvery good hosts welcoming and provided a very nice breakfast of cereal and toast with coffee/teavery clean and comfortablea clean and welcoming place to staywonderful clean simple place to stayvery clean and well situatedthe accommodation was spotless and comfortable
Host:hugh is very good hosthugh and jenny are wonderful hostshugh and jenny are super hosthugh and jenny are great hostshugh and jenny were lovely hosts very welcoming and ready to share local adviceRead more reviewsgreat location easy to find and good access to the mount and taurangathe bus is nice and close and it's a safe feeling homenice convenient place in taurangahugh’s place is a great value great room and great locationgood value for money good location and very clean
Able to host four guests, this two-bedroom accommodation is ideal for a small family on vacation. Found very close to Bayfair Shopping Mall, you’ll enjoy easy access to the area’s amenities. Within a walking distance, you’ll find yourself at a pool and gym where you can take advantage of the awesome facilities there. This lovely house is very stylish, boasting of a spacious living room that’s elegantly furnished. The space is warm and welcoming thanks to the large windows that allow lots of sunlight to pass through. Outside, you can spend time on the patio or even the gazebo. For those who prefer preparing their own meals, there is a fully equipped kitchen perfect for this purpose. The bedroom is a bright space owing to the large windows and a glass door. Through here you can walk out onto the beautiful garden area.
Sunny, private home close to beachTauranga, Bay Of Plenty, New ZealandSuperhost
Top guest reviewsnobody could have made us more welcome and the breakfast was outstandingi forgot to ask for two beds so she sprung one up last minute which was greatjanie provides a very warm welcome and has a very comfortable housevery nice and comfortable stay in a very calm areajanie’s house is very clean and comfortableher house is clean and the bed is comfyhouse was neat and cleanjanie's place was very cosy and cleanher home is impeccably clean & tastefully decorated
Host:she is a nice hostshe is a great hosta lovely home and an amazing hostlovely place and a lovely hostjanie was a wonderful host and made us feel at homeRead more reviewsgreat location that can easily access to mount mauao and eateriesloved our stay near the beach walking distance to the beautiful beachperfect location close to malls and just few minutes to the beachwould definitely stay again as the location is so close to everything beach and shoppinggreat place great location great hostess :)
A lovely place to stay in Tauranga, this one-bedroom apartment can host up to four guests. It’s a five-minute drive from three supermarkets and there are a number of eateries nearby. A sliding glass door ashes you into the main space where there are a queen bed and a flat-screen television. The apartment also has a kitchenette where you can prepare simple meals. If you’re driving to this location, you’ll be happy to know that there’s free parking available for guests.
Self contained, renovated, warm guest-suiteTauranga, Bay Of Plenty, New ZealandSuperhost
Top guest reviewscomfortable and relaxing with that ‘home’ feelingcould be way better with some more basic kitchen amenities eg- bench sink hot platetwo treats that we didn’t expect was the air con and nespresso coffee comfortable beds and styled nicely thanksbed was amazingly comfortable and was super pleased to have the nespresso coffeegreat stay beautifully decorated apartment and thanks for the nespresso coffeeclean and tidymodern clean tidy and warmspotlessly clean and very nicely renovatedclean tidy and well-appointed spacea clean comfy and safe place to stay
Host:enjoyed accomodation with lovely hostslovely hosts and the place was cozy and nicely styledgreat place with lovely hoststhe hosts are lovely and very responsivefriendly and helpful host great placeRead more reviewsgreat location near to everythingperfect location for our trip to see friends in the greerton neighbourhoodwe throughly enjoyed our stay super convenient location and we were nice and warm in our roomsgreat communication and location very easy to get to from main arterial routefriendly hosts nice location in tauranga
Found only three minutes from the stunning beach and five minutes from the downtown area, this rental places you at a location close to the best attractions and amenities of the town. Able to host two guests, the accommodation is perfect for couples or even solo travelers. This private residence is elegantly furnished and extremely comfy. Inside, you’ll be welcomed by an aura of luxury that’s mostly found in 5-star establishments. The main space holds two couches, a flat-screen television, and double bed. There’s also a kitchenette for preparing basic meals.
Close to Tay Street, Private Studio AccomodationTauranga, Bay Of Plenty, New Zealand
Top guest reviewsthe studio apartment was lovely with all the amenities we neededthe large studio comes with 2 couches and a comfortable bed with tea and coffee providedtidy comfortable unit presented as describedperfect little room for a couple or yourselfthe room was lovely and cosy with a nice sofa a wardrobe and a lovely big bedclean and cozysparkling clean bathroomsuper clean and well looked afterthe place was very clean and tidythe bathroom was spotlessly clean and the bed very comfortable
Host:kelly’s very friendly hostkelly was a great host and easy to contactkelly was very accommodating and friendlykelly is super helpful and efficientamazing host quick response time & great locationRead more reviewsawesome location near the beachhighly recommended location is perfect walking distance to the beach short drive to the main streetlocation perfect and beaches amazingvery comfortable and close to the beachgreat place in the mount
If you love hiking then you’ll enjoy staying in this rental as it’s found close to Mt. Maunganui. Also, the beach is only a short distance away and the area also has a number of shops and cafes that you can explore. This studio apartment has enough space to accommodate up to four guests. It’s located on the building’s ground floor and is accessible via a private entrance. The rental has all the amenities you’ll find in a modern home making this an ideal place to stay. You’ll enjoy facilities like a fully equipped kitchen where you’ll be able to prepare simple meals. The living space has a sofa bed and a large flat screen television. In case you need any assistance, the hosts are found upstairs.
Superb Studio, Mount Maunganui
Rent out this modest but elegantly furnished private room found just a few steps from the center of town. A 12-minute drive will take you to the mountains, a perfect spot for hiking lovers. Despite the rental’s proximity to the city center, it’s found in a very quiet location. You can easily access various restaurants on foot. This accommodation has the capacity to host up to two guests. Inside, you’ll enjoy facilities like a queen bed, a flat screen television, and a private bathroom. Other amenities available to you here include free Wi-Fi and tea and coffee making facilities.
Secluded haven with 24-hour entry and ensuite.
Rent out this private room found in a guest house that is very close to the city center. Tauranga hospital and the beach are also quite close. This room is perfect for couples or even solo travelers as it can accommodate up to two guests. Inside you’ll enjoy a comfortable queen bed in a wonderfully decorated space. From the room, you can walk out onto a balcony, a place you’ll spend time enjoying the breathtaking view. Guests are also able to access the kitchen and the dining room of the house. There is also a spacious living room where you can enjoy a relaxing evening at the end of a thrilling day out. Other amenities available to you are free Wi-Fi and bikes for rent.
T4 WaterView & Bike + Ultrafast Internet @ AVENUES
If you’re traveling alone or with a loved one, consider staying in this private room located close to the beach. Bayfair Shopping Center is also a short walk from here. The guest house has four bedrooms and you can rent out all the bedrooms or just one of the rooms. You might have other guests staying with you so it’s a good opportunity to interact. The room you rent house has two single beds. Guests also have access to the kitchen and the spacious living room. You can also store your food in the fridge or the kitchen cabinets.
L1 ☀️Chill & Relax @ the BeachTauranga, Bay Of Plenty, New Zealand
Top guest reviewsthe room was big and had good natural lightthe interior in our room was so nice and cozyhad to book out a second room last minute and was perfect for additional guestshot water bottles waiting on the bed we're welcoming on cool winter eveninga great place to stay simple instructions and spacious kitchen great shower and amenities 10/10was very clean and tidysuper clean and tidy placeclean new quiet - recommendedsuper clean and hosts have excellent communication and are very accommodatingeverything was clean pretty and comfy
Host:great host and great place to stayprompt comprehensive helpful comms from hosteverything else was great though never met the hosts as it’s self check in so can’t comment on thatother guests were very helpful and friendlyRead more reviewsgreat place close to everythinggreat location - away from hustle and vault but central to everything the mtfantastic location so close to shops and beachgood place close to the mall :)great place to stay good location shops and mall very near
A heavenly destination
From the towering mountain to the stunning beach and a spectacular ocean view, this heavenly destination is one you should spend time in. Thankfully, with our list of Airbnbs in Tauranga, New Zealand above, you’ll be able to stay in a luxurious accommodation while here. Go ahead and book a rental today.
Frequently asked questions about best Airbnbs in Tauranga
1. Which are the best pet-friendly Airbnbs in Tauranga?
Not all holiday homes in Tauranga accept pets, but there are a few hosts that will happily welcome you and your fur baby. So check out these Airbnbs for options: the self-contained guest suite and the stylish cottage.
2. Which Airbnbs in Tauranga are good for families?
There are lots of things to consider when traveling with your family, one is accommodation. If you need help, you can choose from these family-friendly Airbnbs: the private home, the stylish cottage, and the superb studio.
3. Which are the best romantic Airbnbs in Tauranga?
If you’re in the look for romantic accommodation in Tauranga, these Airbnbs are perfect for couples and will instantly set a special mood during your vacation: the self-contained apartment, the secluded haven, and the private home.
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