Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Grey Lynn

Experience the unique character of Grey Lynn with a stay in a vacation home rental. This city is welcoming and relaxing, recognized for its restaurants, zoo and spas. Sky Tower and Mt. Eden are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Sightseeing in and around Grey Lynn

Do you want to discover things to do in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that Grey Lynn has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kelly Tarlton's Underwater World (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Auckland Zoo (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Chamberlain Park Public Golf Course (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Gulfwind Sailing Academy (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Penny Whiting Sailing School (1.8 mi / 3 km)
  • Parnell Baths (3 mi / 4.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Grey Lynn

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

  • Mt. Eden (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Auckland Domain (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • One Tree Hill Domain (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Oneroa Beach (16 mi / 25.8 km)
  • Piha Beach (16.4 mi / 26.4 km)
  • Western Park (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Grey Lynn

The nearest airport is in Auckland (AKL-Auckland Intl.), located 10.2 mi (16.5 km) from the city center.

How many vacation rentals are available around Grey Lynn?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 77 house rentals around Grey Lynn. From 17 Houses to 49 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Grey Lynn is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Grey Lynn?

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Grey Lynn:

  • Auckland CBD: 296 vacation rentals
  • Takapuna: 18 vacation rentals
  • Oneroa: 293 vacation rentals
  • Mission Bay: 19 vacation rentals
  • Herne Bay: 46 vacation rentals

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

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

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

  • Artstation: 1,257 home rentals
  • Piha Beach: 555 home rentals
  • Auckland National Library of New Zealand: 1,272 home rentals
  • Otara Markets: 1,136 home rentals
  • Auckland Newmarket Station: 1,257 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Grey Lynn 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 Grey Lynn?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 17 Houses in Grey Lynn. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Grey Lynn include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 49 lodging choices
  • Villas: 2 lodging choices
  • Cabins: 4 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 Grey Lynn?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 6 vacation homes with pool available in Grey Lynn.

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