18,000-mile coastline—yes, you read that right. Auckland is home to hundreds of beautiful beaches, with many of them easily accessible from the city’s center. They are dramatic and captivating, hosting some of the most breathtaking views and qualities. Print your feet into the black sands of Piha Beach or drive 80 minutes up to Anchor Bay and watch surfers maneuver crashing waves that wash onto beautiful white sands and coral. The entirety of Auckland is surrounded by such habitats. By staying at one of these rentals, you not only wake up to these beautiful waters, but you get to experience them too. That’s because they’re already equipped with amenities like kayaks, paddleboards, and rowboats, making these listings perfect for watersport lovers as well.