South Island apartment or villa with a log fire | Holiday Lettings

Close

View larger map

Also consider

South Pacific Holidays
12624 properties
Otago Region
202 properties
Nelson-Tasman Region
163 properties
Canterbury Region
85 properties
Marlborough Region
43 properties
West Coast Region
33 properties
Southland Region
18 properties

South Island

No dates Enter dates for accurate prices -

Adults, Children

Enter dates for more accurate prices

Payment Protection
To book this holiday home you need to pay through the Holiday Lettings website. We can’t protect your payment if you don’t pay through us. Learn more

154 Holiday homes

Filters applied: Fireplace (156)

Travellers going to South Island are booking December dates now. Secure your holiday home today and have the perfect trip.

13

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 £189 / night

£1320 / week

Book View

from £189 / night

(3) Excellent 

32

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 / week

Book View

from £84 / night

(5) Excellent 

18

Holiday studio with golf nearby in Kaiteriteri

Nelson-Tasman Region / Kaiteriteri

Studio 4 1 night min

  • Studio
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
Gail and Murray wanted to create a place to stay, away from the mass market accommodation, a place where guests can enjoy the peace and quiet of Island life. Drive to the wharf and we will whisk you across to your Island paradise in just a few minutes.  …see more

from £119 / night

£1033 - £1320 / week

Book View

from £119 / night

(1) Excellent 

21

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

Book View

from £141 / night

(1) Excellent 

8

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

Book View

from £83 / night

(15) Excellent 

23

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

Book View

from £149 / night

11

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

Book View

from £93 / night

25

Ski home to rent in Queenstown

Otago Region / Queenstown

2 4 5 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 5 nights min
  • Ski
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
Snuggle up by the fire with a glass of wine or relax and star gaze in the outdoor spa<br />-5 minute drive to the cent of Queenstown and a quick 15 drive to the ski field-Near hot pools, jet boat,  …see more

from £173 / night

£1142 - £1297 / week

Book View

from £173 / night

12

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 £107 / night

£746 / week

Book View

from £107 / night

(2) Very Good 

73

Converted chapel rental in Oamaru

Otago Region / Oamaru

3 6 1 night min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 1 night min
  • Air conditioning
  • Private garden
You will find a queen bedroom on the mezzanine floor.with a double bedroom beneath and an adjacent room with two single beds.The beautifully appointed kitchen flows into a dining/living area with french doors that open onto a front courtyard.<br />situated on the  …see more

from £124 / night

£741 - £2470 / week

Book View

from £124 / night

(2) Excellent 

28

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

Book View

from £186 / night

17

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

Book View

from £93 / night

(5) Excellent 

24

Ski guest house to rent in Queenstown

Otago Region / Queenstown

2 2 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 nights min
  • Ski
  • Suitable for children age 5+
  • Private garden
Fantastic elevated views.Rural setting.Relaxation.Couples retreat.Mountains.Close to Ski Fields.Near to 5 golf courses.Visit vineyards.Fantastic local Restaurants.Adjacent to walking and cycling trails.Boutique luxury bed and breakfast.Attractions of Queenstown.  …see more

from £130 / night

£910 / week

Book View

from £130 / night

(1) Very Good 

29

Queenstown ski home to rent.

Otago Region / Queenstown

6 10 2 nights min

  • 6 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • 2 nights min
  • Ski
  • Child friendly
Top Location, spectacular views, home away from home, excellent shopping and restaurants, sleeps 10 people, kids friendly, broadband, sky-TV, luxurious house.<br />Panorama Terrace is in the prime area of Queenstown usually referred to as "The Dress Circle&qu  …see more

from £186 / night

£1297 - £3544 / week

Book View

from £186 / night

(7) Excellent 

21

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

Book View

from £368 / night

(3) Excellent 

26

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
“A warm and comforable house that makes you feel at home” My wife and I stayed at the Rod and Wheel House in January 2014 for one week. The house is newly renovated with a marvelous ambience. It has four well appointed bedrooms, an open plan kitchen,  …see more

from £118 / night

£692 - £1210 / week

Book View

from £118 / night

(5) Excellent 

24

Holiday home in Nelson

Nelson-Tasman Region / Nelson

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
Corru Gate is stylish and different. City chic meets country style in this sunny, private, modern, designer, child-friendly 3 bedroom holiday home with an iconically Kiwi flavour set on a 2ha farm overlooking the Ruby Coast. Close to Abel Tasman and Nelson.3 min Mapua.&  …see more

from £107 / night

£673 - £1673 / week

Book View

from £107 / night

(16) Excellent 

35

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
“Awesome home away from home!!” A fabulous place to stay when in this part of New Zealand. Every amenity you can image, comfortable, spacious, super well equipped kitchen and a beautiful garden. I really enjoyed my stay, the owners are terrific and e  …see more

from £136 / night

£757 - £1297 / week

Book View

from £136 / night

(6) Excellent 

24

Home rental in Nelson

Nelson-Tasman Region / Nelson

4 8 2 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Child friendly
Check Corru Gate, our other cottage on our 7 acres. 3 bdrm/arty/eco/child-friendly. NZ$100 cheaper per night  …see more

from £132 / night

£828 - £2484 / week

Book View

from £132 / night

14

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

Book View

from £109 / night

(1) Excellent 

24

Queenstown ski apartment to rent.

Otago Region / Queenstown

1 3 5 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • 5 nights min
  • Ski
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
Modern stylish private one bedroom apartment<br />Great locationPrivateSunnyModernStylish  …see more

from £92 / night

£587 - £680 / week

Book View

from £92 / night

(9) Excellent 

18

Nelson holiday cottage rental

Nelson-Tasman Region / Nelson

2 4 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.05 km
  • Child friendly
“Beautiful and well appointed getaway cottage” I took my young daughter and friend for a few days, and we were so happy with this beautiful cottage. Perfect location for heading off to both Nelson and Kaiteriteri, or just hanging out in Mapua. The cott  …see more

from £90 / night

£630 / week

Book View

from £90 / night

9

South Island holiday home rental

Southland Region / Invercargill

3 8 1 night min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
This house is an original Bungalow Style building with added modern features which keep the charm of the past and the comforts of todays living. This place is close to walks, inner city, bakery, dairy, shops, pubs etc The house has a double garage and also a 4th bedroo  …see more

from £91 / night

£632 / week

Book View

from £91 / night

(1) Very Good 

16

Holiday lodge with shared pool in Te Anau

Fiordland National Park / Te Anau

8 18 3 nights min

  • 8 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 18
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
Mountains Edge Cabins is located in New Zealand - South Island Blackmount district in the picturesque village of Monowai. Just off the Southern Scenic Route, between Lake Manapouri and Lake Monowai, 50 mins south of Te Anau. This is a lovely old camp was historica  …see more

from £47 / night

£325 / week

Book View

from £47 / night

(16) Excellent 

15

Holiday home in Queenstown

Otago Region / Queenstown

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Child friendly
“Perfect for family groups” We stayed in Tahuna House for 8 nights for a three generation family holiday. We couldnt have chosen anywhere better. The views are stunning, the house is large and well equipped and the lake track provides easy access to Qu  …see more

from £321 / night

£2247 / week

Book View

from £321 / night

(7) Excellent 

14

Culverden ski cottage to rent.

Canterbury Region / Culverden

2 4 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min
  • Swimming pool
  • Ski
  • Child friendly
Pahau Downs is a tranquil hill farm set amidst stunning scenery in the Amuri Basin an hour from Christchurch. The farm stay is a self-contained cottage superbly furnished for your exclusive use as a base to explore North Canterbury.There is a heated swimming pool (s  …see more

from £133 / night

£928 / week

Book View

from £133 / night

(1) Excellent 

12

Ski home to rent in Arrowtown

Otago Region / Arrowtown

5 12 1 night min

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • 1 night min
  • Ski
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
Lots of space for a family or group holiday. 5 bedrooms with beds for 11 and a portacot for the baby. Easy driving distance to skifields - 20 min to Coronet Peak, 45 to Remarkables and Cardrona and 1hr 15min to Treble Cone. 10 minute walk into Arrowtown's histo  …see more

from £186 / night

£1297 / week

Book View

from £186 / night

19

Holiday apartment in Queenstown

Otago Region / Queenstown

3 6 3 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
Our apartment is positioned right at the lake front, with panoramic view of lake Wakatipu and the Remarkables mountain. The apartment is close to the town center (20 minutes scenic walk along the lake). The apartment features a fireplace, underfloor heating and a fully  …see more

from £283 / night

£1870 - £2149 / week

Book View

from £283 / night

(2) Excellent 

27

Holiday home in Blenheim

Marlborough Region / Blenheim

2 4 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
Rarangi Beach two bedroom Beach House is nestled amongst the trees, and absolute waterfront, overlooking 'Cloudy Bay'. Relax in the spacious contemporary beachhouse. Enjoy breakfast in peaceful surroundings with amazing views looking over Cloudy Bay from Cape  …see more

from £190 / night

£1330 / week

Book View

from £190 / night

13

Chalet rental in Waiau

Canterbury Region / Waiau

3 6 1 night min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 1 night min
  • Nearest beach 70 km
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
Mt Lyford Holiday Homes offers a range of self-contained holiday houses in the alpine village of Mt Lyford, North Canterbury. Unique Eco and Log Chalet accommodation all situated amongst some of the world's most breathtaking scenery, nestled in private stunning bus  …see more

from £118 / night

£454 - £627 / week

Book View

from £118 / night

(3) Very Good 

15

Holiday b&b with golf nearby in Picton

Marlborough Region / Picton

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Air conditioning
  • Private garden
Oceanfront Beach House Retreat. Optional Yoga session. Chill out in a hammock or listen to the birds in the lush gardens. Relax on the decks and sip coffee on the beach.  …see more

from £99 / night

£693 / week

Book View

from £99 / night

28

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

Book View

from £112 / night

(5) Excellent 

29

Holiday caravan/mobile home in Ruby Bay

Mapua / Ruby Bay

1 3 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Ask about pets
  • Private garden
Rated by TripAdvisor in the top 14 glamping sites in the world, Kissing Gate is a luxury romantic escape, staying in lovingly restored vintage caravans and with a quirky cottage. Ruby, a 1964 Classic, is the bedroom caravan - glamorous and gorgeous, a romantic boudoir,  …see more

from £91 / night

£574 - £1066 / week

Book View

from £91 / night

(3) Excellent 

12

Holiday cottage rental

Marlborough Region / Blenheim

1 2 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Private garden
Brookby Ridge Cottage is a lovingly restored cottage, perfect as a holiday home, nestled amongst our peaceful, hilltop olive grove in Marlborough, NZ. You couldn't be closer to the vineyards of Marlborough. Brookby Ridge Cottage sits alongside a working vineyard,  …see more

from £104 / night

£728 / week

Book View

from £104 / night

(5) Excellent 

24

Ski home to rent in Nelson

Nelson-Tasman Region / Nelson

3 7 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 10 km
  • Ski
“Highly Recommended” We thoroughly enjoyed our stay in your very beautiful and stylish house, just loved the loo wallpaper! The view was breathtaking and we felt quite spoilt as we were not short of anything, in fact most generous. We loved Nelson and  …see more

Pricing unknown

Book View

Pricing unknown

(7) Very Good 

25

Holiday chalet rental

Canterbury Region / Hanmer Springs

1 2 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 nights min
'Walk in, Walk Out’ Prices From $166 Per Night (‘Mid-week Special’) Amenities of a 5 Star Motel! We Provide - Final Cleaning Service, Linen, Towels, Basic Kitchen Supplies, Bath Towels, Eco Store and Natural Earth Soaps, and Shampoos. Enjoy  …see more

from £125 / night

£875 / week

Book View

from £125 / night

15

Collingwood holiday home rental

Golden Bay / Collingwood

1 2 3 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 3 nights min
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Private garden
A near new home in the heart of Golden Bay, famous for its golden beaches and National Parks. A stunning diverse area with endless things to do such as tramping, fishing, kayaking,biking, discovering the local art galleries or just relaxing on one of the many beaches an  …see more

from £50 / night

£300 / week

Book View

from £50 / night

36

Home rental in South Island

West Coast Region / Hokitika

2 4 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
Our philosophy is live for today as tomorrow never comes. Enjoy your stay with us as we enjoy your company.  …see more

from £87 / night

£525 - £1735 / week

Book View

from £87 / night

(2) Excellent 

23

Ski home to rent in Queenstown

Otago Region / Queenstown

4 10 3 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Ski
  • Child friendly
This superb Lake Wakatipu waterfront home sits on 10 acres of private gardens within the prestigious Lakeside Estates gated community and boasts uninterrupted vistas of Lake Wakatipu, Cecil Peak and the Remarkables mountain range.A private driveway leads to the  …see more

from £556 / night

£3889 / week

Book View

from £556 / night

5

Home rental in Queenstown

Otago Region / Queenstown

5 11 3 nights min

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 11
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
Architecturally pleasing the house is designed to capture the views and the sunny winter days. The log fire place and underfloor heating make this a cosy house to home to after a day on the slopes.<br />Beautifully landscaped site with most rooms either looking ou  …see more

from £430 / night

£2778 / week

Book View

from £430 / night

Top Destination reviews

Rural, relaxing and private. A lovely spot!
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 and a dream of bed. The b … see more
World Famous!
Enchanting cottage! Clean, cosy, comfortable.

Easy and organised communication with host. The cottage is exactly as described and was a sight for tired eyes when we arrived at the end of a work day. It had everything we needed and more. It was very clean and thoughtfully decorated, which gave it … see more
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