St. Mary's Bay Vacations
Auckland, Grey Lynn and Ponsonby, are other places in the area which are also worth exploring.
Travelers come from near and far to see Mt. Eden, one of the most iconic landmarks in the country. It is only 2 miles (3 kilometers) from the heart of town.
Visitors to St. Mary's Bay, interested in finding out what makes the area tick, will love the nearby museums and theaters. Spend a quiet afternoon discovering the exhibits at Artspace, Artstation and the New Zealand National Maritime Museum. Popular art galleries, include the Auckland Art Gallery, the John Leech Gallery and the Oedipus Rex Gallery. To experience Auckland’s vibrant arts scene, book a show at one of the popular live performance venues such as Aotea Centre, the New Zealand Film Archive and the Auckland Civic Theatre.
If the weather is good, do what the locals do and appreciate the nearby parks and reserves. If you’d like to spend some time in a little nature check out Victoria Park, Myers Park and Western Park.
A number of Auckland’s attractions are in and around the St. Mary's Bay area, such as the St. Patrick's Cathedral, Sky Tower and Wintergarden. The St. Paul's Church, the All Saints Anglican Church and the St Andrew's First Presbysterian Church offers travellers to Auckland a chance to better understand the role religion has played in the area. Learn more about Auckland’s past by checking out nearby heritage sites, such as Grafton Gate.
If you could do with a spot of retail therapy, amble through the boutiques, stores and stalls at the Auckland Fish Market, the Queen Street Shopping District and the Westfield Downtown Shopping Centre.
When you’re ready to wind down after checking out the charming streets of St. Mary's Bay, check in to one of the many local accommodation options. Take your pick from the Rendezvous Grand Hotel Auckland, the Barclay Suites Auckland, or the BEST WESTERN President Hotel Auckland.