Manurewa is a great place to stay in Auckland as a large number of the area’s most popular attractions are close. The Auckland Botanical Gardens and Rainbow's End are amongst the many popular sights here, adored by locals and visitors alike. Two more worthwhile attractions that are nearby Manurewa are the Westfield Manukau City Shopping Centre and the Papatoetoe Old Railway Station Building.
Of course, people come from near and far to see Mt. Eden, one of the most popular spots in the country. It is only 2 miles (3 kilometers) from the city center.
If you love nature and wildlife, head to some of the nearby green spaces. These are good spots to breathe deeply and relax. Hit the trail and enjoy the popular ecological preserves for which this area is so renowned, such as Crater Hill in Mangere.
To get active in nature, tee off at the Grange Golf Course in Papatoetoe.
To browse through stores and buy some souvenirs, set out to visit Otara Markets in Otara and Hunters Plaza in Papatoetoe.
Spend an afternoon with fellow sports fans at Mt. Smart Stadium, cheering on the popular Warriors. On game days follow the procession of red, white and black, to the stadium, then after the final whistle blows, join fans at a nearby pub, bar or cafe and relive the games finest moments over a few cold beers.
To make the most of Manurewa, consider making a reservation close by in one of the area’s charming bed and breakfast or hotel options. If you’re looking for a warm welcome and a good nights sleep check out the amenities at the Proximity Apartments Manukau City, the Grange Lodge Motel, Papatoetoe, and the Allenby Park Hotel, Manukau City.