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Ski home to rent in Wanaka

Otago Region / Wanaka

1 4 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Ski
“Heaven on earth” This is heaven on earth to me. The location, view and cottage were all PERFECT. Clean cottage in the perfect location. It had everything you could possibly need there. Very comfortable for 3 adults. Full kitchen, easy to cook. Peacefu  …see more

from £155 / night

£1081 / week

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from £155 / night

(7) Excellent 

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Apartment rental in Akaroa

Canterbury Region / Akaroa

1 2 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Air conditioning
Akaroa Apartment - fully self contained. Treat yourself to a little luxury Some recent feedback............ Hi Alison Just wanted to say my wife and I have had an AMAZING stay in Akaroa and central to that has been the wonderful apartment. Just what we were after, a  …see more

from £125 / night

£800 / week

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from £125 / night

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Holiday apartment in Picton

Marlborough Region / Picton

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Car not necessary
Small Studio Apartment located in secure Art Deco Apartment Building. with one double bed and Ensuite bathroom Jug Tea coffee Microwave Toaster and sandwich maker Small Waterfront apartment located in Picton CBD close to cafe's Bars . Short walk to Interislande  …see more

from £60 / night

£400 / week

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from £60 / night

(5) Excellent 

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Picton holiday apartment accommodation

Marlborough Region / Picton

3 6 1 night min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
Bathed in sun, this spacious and gracious water front apartment is a wonderful holiday retreat.On the fourth floor, with lift access to the door, the apartment has views from the Master Bedroom, Dining area, Living Room and adjacent deck, over the harbour and ou  …see more

from £85 / night

£500 - £836 / week

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from £85 / night

(15) Excellent 

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Wanaka ski home to rent.

Otago Region / Wanaka

4 10 3 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 300 km
  • Ski
“Awesome location!! - fantastic house - perfect for a chilled out holiday.” This is the second time we have stayed at this house. It has everything you need for a perfect stay. The views are stunning and the location is perfect - close to Wanaka. Acro  …see more

from £149 / night

£1038 / week

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from £149 / night

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Home rental in Christchurch

Canterbury Region / Christchurch

6 13 2 nights min

  • 6 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 13
  • 2 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
Beautiful family home in Avonhead. Fully furnished with 6 Bedrooms, lounge and separate dinning room open to fully equipped kitchen. Secluded and well kept mature gardens. The house is close to local amenities, the airport and the city center. Great outdoor sitting are  …see more

from £85 / night

£595 / week

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from £85 / night

(7) Excellent 

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Holiday studio in Tasman

Mapua / Tasman

Studio 2 1 night min

  • Studio
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Air conditioning
  • Private garden
It's all here for your home away from home holiday. All photographs are taken locally by the owner.  …see more

from £79 / night

£474 - £630 / week

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from £79 / night

(2) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment with golf nearby in Temuka

Canterbury Region / Temuka

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Air conditioning
View the unique blend of history, architecture and craftsmanship in this former Presbyterian Church Building. Experience the Grand Designs renovation of epic proportion with a night of luxury in one of two apartment suites. A wholesome Continental breakfast is include  …see more

from £86 / night

£556 - £630 / week

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from £86 / night

(7) Very Good 

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Holiday converted chapel in Fox Glacier

Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) / Fox Glacier

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Ask owner if suitable for children
  • Air conditioning
  • Private garden
Luxury self contained accommodation in the heart of Fox Glacier featuring a full European kitchen and bathroom, walk in shower, European furniture, architectural lighting, Wifi, Sky (cable) television and complimentary wine, mineral water and Nespresso coffee.<br /&g  …see more

from £160 / night

£900 / week

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from £160 / night

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Holiday apartment in Picton

Marlborough Region / Picton

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
One of Picton’s best apartments! Enjoy stunning views of the marina and Marlborough Sounds from your private balcony, as well as the lounge/kitchen/dining area and master bedroom. Fully self-contained, this one-bedroom/one-bathroom apartment sleeps up to 2 peo  …see more

from £102 / night

£713 / week

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from £102 / night

(14) Excellent 

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Holiday b&b in Dunedin

Otago Region / Dunedin

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Air conditioning
  • Private garden
Escape the hustle and bustle of city life at Karaka Alpaca Farmstay, just 15min from Dunedin's CBD. You can look forward to modern amenities and peace and quiet in a self-contained unit at a budget price including continental breakfast.  …see more

from £60 / night

£400 / week

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from £60 / night

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Home accommodation in South Island

West Coast Region / Reefton

4 10 2 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • 2 nights min
  • Child friendly
Welcome to our spacious 120 year old villa with wide verandas, high ceilings, and cosy log fire. You have the use of a modern kitchen and bathroom, and great outdoor living spaces. We are within walking distance to the main street 'Broadway', and close to all  …see more

from £93 / night

£556 - £1075 / week

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from £93 / night

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Holiday b&b in Moeraki

Otago Region / Moeraki

4 10 1 night min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Ask owner if suitable for children
  • Ask about pets
Off street parking. Beautiful sunrises and sun sets. Peaceful surrounds. Warm in winter.  …see more

from £297 / night

£2075 / week

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from £297 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Holiday b&b in Barrytown

West Coast Region / Barrytown

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
'Koru' offers a restful BnB homestay within our unique new home. The spacious guest bedroom has it's own private ensuite, separate entry and gorgeous subtropical rainforest mountain views. Enjoy amazing sunsets over the ocean from our private deck, soak i  …see more

from £93 / night

£494 / week

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from £93 / night

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Home rental in South Island

Fiordland National Park / Te Anau

4 9 2 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 9
  • 2 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
Davaar Country Holiday Home is a spacious, well equipped, warm and comfortable home set in a secluded private garden with an expansive lawn. Located in a magnificent rural setting with superb views of farmland and surrounding Fiordland Mountains on the main Queenstown t  …see more

from £184 / night

£1288 / week

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from £184 / night

(13) Excellent 

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Cottage rental in Christchurch

Canterbury Region / Christchurch

3 6 2 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Private garden
This centrally located 3 bedroom character cottage has been totally rebuilt from the foundation up. A heat pump in the open plan living/dining area warms right through with the option of under-tile heating in the living/dining and bathroom areas if required. A lovely  …see more

from £115 / night

£800 / week

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from £115 / night

(3) Excellent 

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Lumsden holiday home rental

Southland Region / Lumsden

4 6 2 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Private garden
“Met all our needs” House is clean and comfortable and has all the necessary extras to guarantee a wonderful stay. The location is very quiet.  …see more

from £118 / night

£692 - £1210 / week

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from £118 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Home rental in Queenstown

Otago Region / Queenstown

4 10 3 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
A modern 4/5 bedroom three story house perfectly perched on Queenstown Hill with views you need to see to believe. Only 5 mins walk to the centre of town and only a 20 min drive to Coronet Peak for skiing. The house has a modern kitchen two large living areas, secure pa  …see more

from £402 / night

£2470 - £3457 / week

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from £402 / night

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Holiday apartment in Waikawa

Picton / Waikawa

2 5 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Child friendly
Two double bedroom flat, spacious, private, pleasant garden, off street parking, SKY TV, unlimited WiFi, self contained, quiet, 10 minutes walk to Waikawa Marina and Waikawa Bay and 5 minutes drive to Picton. Cafes and restaurants at Waikawa Marina and in Picton. Walkin  …see more

from £64 / night

£448 / week

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from £64 / night

(4) Excellent 

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Holiday home in Mapua

Nelson-Tasman Region / Mapua

2 6 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Suitable for children age 5+
Modern, newly built, accommodation in Mapua village , with indoor-outdoor flow onto expansive decking for outdoor entertaining and polished concrete floors with underfloor heating for winter warmth. Walk to the restaurants cafes and shops on the Wharf. <br />Mapua  …see more

from £224 / night

£1040 - £1626 / week

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from £224 / night

(16) Excellent 

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Holiday home in Lumsden

Southland Region / Lumsden

3 5 3 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 3 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Private garden
“Comfortable quiet country house” We had a lovely stay at Oreti House. It is well situated in the pretty little town of Lumsden which has basic shops and a couple of cafes. The house is extremely well appointed with comfortable beds, and lounges, a wel  …see more

from £136 / night

£757 - £1297 / week

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from £136 / night

(7) Excellent 

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Ski home to rent in Queenstown

Queenstown / Goldfield Heights

5 12 Min stay varies

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Ski
  • Child friendly
“Perfect place for a family get together.” We had two weeks at White Peaks Villa, and a good time was had by all. We were an extended family group of 12, and we fitted in easily to the large and comfortable house. The kids loved the games room downstai  …see more

from £368 / night

£2571 / week

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from £368 / night

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Holiday tented camp in Wanaka

Otago Region / Wanaka

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
Our Mt Gold site is awesome. It is located on the top of a hill (5-8min walk from your car), but you are rewarded with fantastic 180 degree views over Lake Wanaka. The site is nestled in amongst some pine trees, so it’s nice and sheltered and well hidden from publ  …see more

from £204 / night

£1426 / week

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from £204 / night

(1) Very Good 

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Holiday apartment in Picton

Marlborough Region / Picton

2 7 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • 1 night min
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
Luxurious self-contained open-plan apartment two-bedroom/two-bathroom that has been beautifully designed with top quality furnishings. Couple this with amazing views of the famous Marlborough Sounds and you’re onto a winner! Sleeping up to 7 people (3 queen be  …see more

from £118 / night

£821 / week

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from £118 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Holiday home in South Island

West Coast Region / Hokitika

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
Paradise on the beachfront - beach fires, star and birdwatching, sunsets over the Ocean. Take a bush stroll to feed our pet eels. Outdoor and indoor bath. Centrally located on the West Coast Day trip to the Glaciers, Punakaiki, Hokitika Gorge and Wilderness Cycle Tr  …see more

from £141 / night

£986 / week

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from £141 / night

(4) Excellent 

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Ski barn to rent in Darfield

Canterbury Region / Darfield

1 4 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min
  • Nearest beach 60 km
  • Ski
  • Child friendly
“Comfortable, cosy, homely” Margie and Allan have been great to deal with and very helpful. The accomodation is nice and sits well in the gardens with enough privacy. Very comfortable and suited our needs well.A great shower with lots of water pressure  …see more

from £84 / night

£352 - £612 / week

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from £84 / night

(7) Very Good 

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Holiday cottage in Kaiteriteri

Nelson-Tasman Region / Kaiteriteri

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
Kaiteriteri Beach with its golden sands and clear green/blue water is a must see if you are contemplating a visit to beautiful New Zealand. Our cottage is located 1.5 kms from the beach, and we have lovely views of Tasman Bay from our property.<br />Boats leave da  …see more

from £75 / night

£649 / week

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from £75 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Picton holiday apartment rental

Marlborough Region / Picton

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
CBD located waterfront beach. Art Deco Themed Apartment located close to cafe's and bars. All marine tour departures accross road at Marina short walk to Interislander Ferry termiial, Blue bridge Ferry bus stops in front of Apartment. Sky TV Free Wi Fi . Full  …see more

from £96 / night

£560 - £944 / week

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from £96 / night

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South Island holiday cottage rental

West Coast Region / Punakaiki

2 5 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
Nikau cottage is a 2 bedroom cottage with stunning sea views, large doors (screened) face west for afternoon sun and spectacular sunsets. the cottage has a kitchenette and provides a spacious cottage for 2 couples or a family. Situated on an elevated terrace, we are on  …see more

from £155 / night

£1081 / week

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from £155 / night

(2) Excellent 

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Holiday cottage in Te Anau

Fiordland National Park / Te Anau

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Air conditioning
  • Private garden
Property DescriptionThis Cottage is one of the original 'Cribs' of Te Anau and was built by my Grandfather back in 1942. It was originally located right on the edge of Lake Te Anau, but the often cold wind off the Lake during winter prompted him to '  …see more

from £136 / night

£618 / week

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from £136 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Holiday home rental

Otago Region / Oamaru

2 5 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 2 nights min
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
The House is 2 Bedroom Character Deco Architecture. Recently completely painted and carpeted throughout new curtains and comfy beds plus extra rollout for children. Simply furnished with everything you need. Situated on the street front with a long fenced lawn at back.  …see more

from £83 / night

£576 - £699 / week

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from £83 / night

(3) Excellent 

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Queenstown holiday cottage accommodation

Otago Region / Queenstown

2 5 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 2 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden
The cottage is on a farm just outside of Queenstown. Secluded and private.  …see more

from £186 / night

£1297 / week

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from £186 / night

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Holiday home rental

Marlborough Region / Picton

3 7 1 night min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
Brand new home with large deck with fantastic sea views overlooking the Marlborough Sounds. Outdoor settings, sun loungers, bbq, and kayaks available free of charge. You can launch your kayaks within a two min walk. Nicely designed and functional. Shower and bath, a  …see more

from £104 / night

£728 / week

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from £104 / night

(2) Excellent 

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Christchurch holiday b&b rental

Canterbury Region / Christchurch

2 4 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
Come and relax in your own private space. You will have your own private outdoor space and spa. We are situated in a quiet semi rural lifestyle block. 20 minutes from the centre city. We are only 10 minutes from the Airport and minutes from State Highway 1 heading sou  …see more

from £49 / night

£340 - £760 / week

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from £49 / night

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Christchurch holiday home rental

Canterbury Region / Christchurch

3 7 2 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • 2 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
Fantastic Property In Central Edgeware/St Albans. This lovely villa is modern & in a popular location on a large section with expansive lawns and gardens. It is two mins walk to great local restaurants. Five mins drive to CBD so easy access to many Christchurch a  …see more

from £109 / night

£757 / week

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from £109 / night

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Omakau holiday home rental

Central Otago / Omakau

5 10 1 night min

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • 1 night min
  • Private garden
A 1905 beautifully renovated Mud brick Homestead set in stunning Central Otago. Flowing lawns and established flower beds, making this property one of the best Private Exclusive Retreats in Central Otago. Surrounded by many mountain vistas and in a country setting. Th  …see more

from £112 / night

£778 / week

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from £112 / night

(2) Excellent 

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Ski home to rent in Queenstown

Otago Region / Queenstown

5 12 Min stay varies

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Ski
  • Child friendly
The Lakehouse is an Absolute Lakefront, five bedroom, three bathroom property within walking distance to Central Queenstown! With a Spa pool/Jacuzzi to unwind in at the end of the day and a private Jetty to tie the boat to – everything is ready for your holiday!  …see more

from £640 / night

£4480 / week

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from £640 / night

(2) Very Good 

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Ski apartment to rent in Queenstown

Otago Region / Queenstown

1 2 5 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 5 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Ski
  • Child friendly
Sunny, mountain views, modern, quiet , air con and central heating free wifi, linen included  …see more

from £86 / night

£556 - £926 / week

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from £86 / night

(7) Excellent 

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Holiday b&b in Dunedin

Otago Region / Dunedin

3 8 1 night min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.2 km
  • Suitable for children age 5+
RELAX IN OUR HOME AND BE AT HOME Beachbum BnB overlooks a beautiful safe swimming beach, quiet and peaceful with panoramic views of the sea and coastline. We are only a 15 - 20 minute drive from Dunedin city, such a scenic drive along the coast. Sea on the one side  …see more

from £68 / night

£433 / week

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from £68 / night

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Holiday cottage in Queenstown

Queenstown / Dalefeild

1 3 3 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • 3 nights min
  • Child friendly
Our cottage is located in very special place in New Zealand. Place where you can relax, recharge your batteries, get inspired. But still about 10 minutes drive from Queenstown or Arrowtown, where you can visit lots of very good restaurants, do some shopping or choose fr  …see more

from £92 / night

£644 / week

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from £92 / night

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Fantail Cottage Lakefront Lake Hawea, Wanaka, NZ
Heaven on earth

This is heaven on earth to me. The location, view and cottage were all PERFECT. Clean cottage in the perfect location. It had everything you could possibly need there. Very comfortable for 3 adults. Full kitchen, easy to cook. Peaceful and the view i … see more
Aroha Cottage not beachfront but oh so close !!
Perfect location and wonderful cottage, gardens, great for relaxing.

The location was brilliant for Abel Tasman, Nelson and nearby facilities. Great for walking and cycling, or just relaxing. The cottage was really comfitable with all amenities ...and wifi available too. The hosts were great, making sure we were comfi … see more