Vacation rentals in Paraparaumu

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Popular amenities for Paraparaumu vacation rentals

Stay near Paraparaumu's top sights

Southward Car Museum66 locals recommend
Queen Elizabeth Park43 locals recommend
Coastlands Shopping Centre31 locals recommend
Otaihanga Domain8 locals recommend
PAK'nSAVE Kapiti6 locals recommend
Marine Gardens14 locals recommend

Quick stats about vacation rentals in Paraparaumu

  • Total rentals

    250 properties

  • Nightly prices starting at

    $30 before taxes and fees

  • Total number of reviews

    11K reviews

  • Family-friendly rentals

    140 properties are a good fit for families

  • Pet-friendly rentals

    50 properties allow pets

  • Rentals with a pool

    20 properties have a pool

Frequently Asked Questions

  • How is the weather in Paraparaumu?

    Paraparaumu has a temperate maritime climate. Summers are generally warm, with temperatures often reaching 20°C (68°F). Winters are quite mild, rarely dipping below 5°C (41°F), but do pack some warm clothing for cooler evenings. Rainfall is evenly distributed throughout the year, so it's always wise to carry an umbrella.

  • What are some of the best things to do in Paraparaumu?

    In Paraparaumu, you can explore the Southward Car Museum, take leisurely walks on the Paraparaumu Beach, or tee-off at the internationally renowned Paraparaumu Beach Golf Club. For those interested in aviation, the Kapiti Coast Airport often hosts light aircraft displays and offers scenic flights.

  • What is the best time of year to visit Paraparaumu?

    The most frequented time to visit Paraparaumu is during the warmer summer months of December to February. This is also when the annual Kapiti Food Fair, a large celebration of local cuisine, takes place.

  • What are the best places to stay in Paraparaumu?

    Many visitors choose to stay near Paraparaumu Beach, which offers easy access to the shoreline and local cafés. For those seeking tranquillity, the quieter residential areas of Raumati South and Raumati Beach could be a fitting choice.

  • What are the best places to visit in Paraparaumu?

    The Southward Car Museum, housing a collection of over 400 vehicles, is a highly recommended place to visit. The Kapiti Island Nature Reserve, just off the coast, is perfect for wildlife enthusiasts. Don't miss Paraparaumu Beach for a relaxing day by the sea.

  • What are some hiking trails in Paraparaumu?

    Escape into nature on the Escarpment Track, presenting breathtaking views of the Kapiti Coast. Alternatively, explore the Whareroa Farm reserve trails, offering a variety of walks suitable for different fitness levels.

  • What are some family activities to do in Paraparaumu?

    Families can have a fun day at the Paraparaumu Beach, enjoy a picnic at Maclean Park, or learn about history at the Southward Car Museum. The Marine Gardens in nearby Raumati Beach, with its splash-pad and miniature train rides, is also a hit with kids.

  • What are some of the best day trip ideas in Paraparaumu?

    Kapiti Island, a short boat ride from Paraparaumu Beach, makes for an excellent day trip with its abundant birdlife. Another option is to take a scenic hour-long drive to Wellington, New Zealand's vibrant capital city.

  • Are there vacation rentals with a dedicated workspace in Paraparaumu?

    Yes! Work meets play with ease at over 80 vacation rentals in Paraparaumu featuring dedicated workspaces. Stay connected and productive in your home away from home.

  • Do house rentals in Paraparaumu have wifi?

    Absolutely! We offer over 140 house rentals with wifi in Paraparaumu. Enjoy a tailored experience with all the comforts you desire.

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