Lower Hutt Information
About Lower Hutt
In the well-known Wellington region in New Zealand’s North Island, you can find the suburban oasis of Lower Hutt. Lower Hutt can be found on the banks of the Hutt River, and very close to Wellington City itself in the all-encompassing Hutt Valley. Discover unbelievable New Zealand scenery, with its green hills and refreshing waters. Lower Hutt has miles of tracks and trails for you the explore at your leisure.
Things to do in Lower Hutt
Some of the best walking trails and mountain bike trails can be found in Lower Hutt. The Orongorongo Track will get you into some beautiful scenery with huge trees but a well-maintained trail. The walk is very doable and the difficulty depends on how far you want to go, but there are places for overnight stays and camping! The Rimutaka Forest Park has plenty of trails, tracks and swimming holes — as well as areas to barbecue and camp at. The Wainuiomata Recreation Area is another space to explore natural New Zealand. The wide paths are interrupted by places to swim or have a picnic, and can last a few hours or the whole day if you like.The Westfield Queensgate shopping centre is a great way to unwind with your family. The buzzing mall is always filled, with lots of shops and places to grab a bite. The large mall is in the centre of town, and even has a cinema.
Day trips from Lower Hutt
Wellington city is the capital of New Zealand, and one of the most popular spots to visit in the country. Wellington City also happens to be just fifteen minutes away from Lower Hutt, making Lower Hutt a suburb of sorts. Wellington is known for its coffee-houses, as well as its festivals such as the World of Wearable Art. The Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa is open everyday from 10am-6pm, and is the county’s national museum and art gallery. Zealandia is another place for you to visit in Wellington, as a protected wildlife sanctuary.
Lower Hutt accommodations
Tripping has hundreds of rentals for you to sift through in Lower Hutt. They vary in location, from the outskirts of Wellington City to the bush of Lower Hutt. The sunny and natural area is a treat any time of the year, but don’t forget about the reversed seasons! Find a quick and simple apartment for you and your friends, or settle in at a gorgeous house surrounded by trees — the choice is yours.
Transportation in Lower Hutt
Lower Hutt features some of the best walking trails and mountain bike trails in the Wellington region. Exploring nature can get you all around Lower Hutt. However, buses and coach services can get you to different areas for nature walks. Wellington International Airport has an “Airport Flyer” express bus that goes to Wellington Centre, the railway station, as well as Lower Hutt.
Vacation Rentals in Lower Hutt
Looking for a vacation rental in Lower Hutt? Tripping.com has 240 vacation rental homes available in Lower Hutt. You'll find 2 studios, 172 1-bedroom, 32 2-bedroom and 34 rentals with 3 or more bedrooms ranging from €35 a night. For extra convenience, many of these vacation homes can be booked directly online.
The average price of a nightly rental in Lower Hutt is €96 while the average price of a weekly rental is €25. For those looking for more than a short term rental such as corporate rentals, extended stays or long term rentals, the average monthly price of a Lower Hutt home is €25.
Wondering if you can bring your dog or cat along with you? There are 10 pet-friendly vacation rentals available in Lower Hutt. In addition to accommodating pets, Lower Hutt rentals offer a variety of amenities. In particular, 228 rentals have Internet and WiFi, 185 have TV and/or cable and 23 have a pool or hot tub.
Search properties from 5 vacation rental sites in Lower Hutt where the top providers in that area are Booking.com, Expedia, and HomeAway. There are 97 Booking.com rentals, 48 Expedia short term rentals and 41 HomeAway vacation rentals.