Destination guide

Head to the rustic city of Cambridge

The gardens, wildlife and countryside are a perfect backdrop to your vacation home in Cambridge. This city's local tours, boating and island views draw many visitors. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Cambridge

Are you looking for attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that Cambridge has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cambridge Raceway (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Avantidrome (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Monavale Blueberries (5.1 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Riverside Golf Club (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Hobbiton Movie Set (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Prodrive Golf (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Cambridge

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Cambridge is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lake Karapiro (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Hamilton Gardens (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • Sanctuary Mountain Maungatautari (11.8 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Memorial Park (13 mi / 20.9 km)
  • Lake Rotoroa (13.3 mi / 21.4 km)
  • Claudelands Park (13.6 mi / 21.8 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Cambridge

Fly into Hamilton (HLZ-Hamilton Intl.), the closest airport, located 8.4 mi (13.6 km) from the city center.

Where to stay near Cambridge?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 93 house rentals near Cambridge. From 37 Houses to 18 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Cambridge for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Cambridge?

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

  • Avantidrome: 136 home rentals
  • Cambridge i-SITE Visitor Information Centre: 134 home rentals
  • Cambridge Raceway: 135 home rentals
  • Hobbiton Movie Set: 68 home rentals
  • Hamilton Centre Place: 130 home rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 37 Houses in Cambridge. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Cambridge include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 18 lodging choices
  • Villas: 4 lodging choices
  • Cabins: 15 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Cambridge?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 9 vacation homes with pool available in Cambridge.