Auckland West

Within 30 minutes of Auckland Airport and the city, West Auckland offers visitors a diverse eco tourism and travel experience from the breathtaking natural beauty and dramatic black sand beaches of the Waitakere Ranges to the wine districts of Henderson and the Kumeu Valley.

Explore the many rainforest trails, peaceful seaside bays of Auckland’s Manukau Harbour or the wild surf beaches of Piha and Karekare, location of ‘The Piano’.

Enjoy wine tasting or lunch at a West Auckland winery, cafe or restaurant.

Visit art galleries or for a shopping experience visit village boutiques or be spoiled for choice in the West Auckland shopping centres of New Lynn, Henderson and Westgate.

West Auckland accommodation choices include bed & breakfasts, self contained cottages, holiday rental apartments, baches, motels and boutique lodges.

4 Track Adventures

4 Wheel Motor Bike Adventures to get the city out of your system ... Blow out the cobwebs and have a blast!

Auckland's Waitakere Estate

Your exclusive rainforest retreat... Escape to the peace and quiet of a clean, green haven surrounded by pure New Zealand native forest. Feel the difference.

Bethells Beach Cottages

3 fully self contained cottages/apartment. Wellness therapies, adventures, lake and sea swimming, surfing lessons, walks, games, 2 hot tubs etc.

Bush & Beach

Bush and Beach is Auckland’s multi award winning, internationally renowned, premier small-group eco-tour company.

Coast To Coast Farm Tours

Escape Auckland city! All-inclusive countryside sightseeing tours and attractions, and our Auckland sheep farm. We'll make your time in Auckland very special!


Everything we sell is made by New Zealand craftspeople. Hundreds of talented craftspeople from every corner of New Zealand.

Crystal Mountain

Café. Gallery. Crystal Mine Museum. Theme Park. Euro Bungy. Miniature Farm. Panning for Crystals... and more! A peaceful oasis just 20 km from Auckland C.B.D

Elevation Cafe & Restaurant

45 minutes from the city and nestled in the beautiful lush scenery of the Waitakere Rainforest, Elevation is the highest cafe/bar and restaurant in Auckland with amazing views of the city to the Coromandel Ranges on a clear day; come night time the city lights twinkle just as many as the stars up in the clear night sky. Part of the community since 1880 Elevation is an icon of the area offering many activities nearby.