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Mapua41South Holiday Accommodation - Mapua house sleeps 6

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+
Mapua is a seaside village, an ideal holiday destination in the Nelson Tasman region, at the centre of the Great Taste Cycle Trail. Our holiday stay consists of a 1 bedroom apartment or large studio unit, or both , rented as one unit. Please enquire about seasonal pric  …see more

from £184 / night

£1000 - £1370 / week

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from £184 / night

(2) Excellent 

28

Judge & Jury Cottage - Queenstown cottage sleeps 5

Otago Region / Queenstown

2 5 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 2 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden
Judge & Jury Cottage is a 2 bedroom cottage in Gibbston Valley – heart of the wine country. An 8 minute drive to Arrowtown and 20 mins to Queenstown. Free Wi-Fi included. 2 bedrooms - each with a queen bed second bedroom has an extra single bed. Each bed has a  …see more

from £177 / night

£1236 / week

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from £177 / night

(16) Excellent 

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Oreti River House - a restful haven in New Zealand - Lumsden house sleeps 5

Southland Region / Lumsden

3 5 3 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 3 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Private garden
Oreti River House offers boutique accommodation in Lumsden, situated in the lower part of South Island of New Zealand. The self contained house combines old charm with modern amenities in a quiet secluded location, close to town amenities. It is a perfect base for trout  …see more

from £130 / night

£721 - £1236 / week

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from £130 / night

(1) Very Good 

16

Mountains Edge Cabins - Te Anau lodge sleeps 18

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 £45 / night

£309 / week

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from £45 / night

(6) Excellent 

24

the meadows Villa christchurch - Christchurch villa sleeps 4

Canterbury Region / Christchurch

2 4 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min
  • Nearest beach 6 km
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
The Meadows Villa Christchurch is a unique self-contained accommodation experience for up to four people. Either on vacation or work, great for that special holiday or for that important business trip here in Christchurch New Zealand.A fantastic accommodation experienc  …see more

from £109 / night

£677 / week

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from £109 / night

(3) Excellent 

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Canterbury Region / Geraldine

3 6 1 night min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 64 km
  • Child friendly

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from £104 / night

£731 - £1916 / week

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from £104 / night

(14) Excellent 

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Bellevue Lakeview House,Lake Hawea, Wanaka, NZ - Wanaka house sleeps 10

Otago Region / Wanaka

4 10 3 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 300 km
  • Ski
Absolute lakefront location with panoramic lake & mountain views, house is fully furnished & equipped for families. * FREE to use Adult Kayaks & Mountain Bikes * FREE WIFI Internet * SKY TV Sports Channels, BBQ area, Sports Equipment - 2 Sets of Golf Clubs,Cricket/tenn  …see more

from £142 / night

£989 / week

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from £142 / night

23

Hillside Getaway-Home, Tipi, & Housetruck, Takaka - Nelson house sleeps 10

Nelson-Tasman Region / Nelson

4 10 4 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • 4 nights min
  • Suitable for children age 5+
  • Private garden
Take time out and relax at our delightful, peaceful and private, fully furnished 3 bedroom+ house with valley views and hills beyond. Located in beautiful Takaka, Golden Bay - 1 hour 45 minutes from Nelson in the top of the South Island in New Zealand. French doors ope  …see more

from £185 / night

£1293 / week

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from £185 / night

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303 Oxley Rock - Picton apartment sleeps 4

Marlborough Region / Picton

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Car not necessary
Magnificently appointed right on the Picton Waterfront. A few steps out of your front door there are numerous activities to keep even the most active entertained, or, for the more leisurely inclined, Picton is a quaint small town that offers the simple pleasures of fri  …see more

from £97 / night

£674 - £1347 / week

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from £97 / night

(1) Very Good 

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Limestone retreat / Rockvale Gardens / Venue rooms - Oamaru b&b sleeps 4

Otago Region / Oamaru

2 4 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
Modern self contained two bed roomed unit quiet rural,large formal garden and working limestone Quarries close by on property. Ten minutes from the historic town of Oamaru. We offer a large formal venue garden available to guests if free of weddings /events. Working li  …see more

from £63 / night

£209 / week

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from £63 / night

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Home away from Home - Riverton b&b sleeps 4

Southland Region / Riverton

3 4 1 night min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Ask about pets
B and B offers private queen bedroom with all the amenities of home. Fabulous full cooked breakfast cooked for you at a time you requestFriendly host willing to assist you to have the most perfect holidayThere is a private courtyard and a spa pool. Absolute sea views .  …see more

from £86 / night

£577 / week

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from £86 / night

(4) Excellent 

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Riverside Haven - Blenheim apartment sleeps 4

Marlborough Region / Blenheim

2 4 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
Our apartment occupies the entire top floor of a 2 story house. Accessed directly from the street, you will enjoy expansive views over the Taylor river reserve. We offer 2 very spacious bedrooms, a shared bathroom, separate TV room with sky sports channels, internation  …see more

from £94 / night

£650 - £980 / week

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from £94 / night

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Dunstan Downs High Country Sheep Station - Lake Ohau b&b sleeps 5

Canterbury Region / Lake Ohau

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
Dunstan Downs is a working high country merino sheep station ,situated in the heart of the South Island, 4hrs from Christchurch and 2 hrs from Queenstown. We are surrounded by wide open spaces, great walks, excellent fly fishing, 4x4 drives and horse trekkin  …see more

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(3) Excellent 

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Seafarers Cottage, Stewart Island, NZ - Stewart Island house sleeps 5

Southland Region / Stewart Island

2 5 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Child friendly
Warm cosy house with sea views, surrounded by native forest, with abundant native birdlife, makes this a birdwatchers paradise. Kiwis can be sighted in the garden. Seafarers is just a wonder down the road to Horseshoe Bay, a beautiful safe beach.Seafarers is ideal for t  …see more

from £89 / night

£618 - £989 / week

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from £89 / night

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Glenorchy Mountain View Apartment - Glenorchy apartment sleeps 2

Otago Region / Glenorchy

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Ask owner if suitable for children
Self-contained modern studio accommodation. Glenorchy is known as the Gateway to Paradise, a scenic 45 minute drive from Queenstown and entry point to the Mt Aspiring National Park and the Routeburn, Greenstone/Caples and Dart-Rees tracks. It is also a haven for hunte  …see more

from £93 / night

£481 / week

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from £93 / night

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Hall on the Terrace - Temuka apartment sleeps 2

Canterbury Region / Temuka

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Air conditioning
This former historic Church Building enables you to see history and architecture while experiencing the luxury of good design. Located within easy access to lakes, beaches, mountains, fishing, hunting, skiing, golf courses, galleries, restaurants and shopping. One night  …see more

from £112 / night

£700 / week

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from £112 / night

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The Love Shack - Queenstown apartment sleeps 3

Otago Region / Queenstown

1 3 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • 2 nights min
  • Ski
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
Stylish modern chic one bedroom apartment. Private and secluded with stunning mountain views. Indoor outdoor flow .Snuggle up by the fire or relax on the large sun deck amongst the trees. All mod cons and a day bed for that extra guest. The ultimate escape from the hust  …see more

from £88 / night

£530 / week

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from £88 / night

(2) Very Good 

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The White Wabbit on Monro - Blenheim caravan/mobile home sleeps 2

Marlborough Region / Blenheim

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Nearest beach 20 km
  • Suitable for children age 5+
  • Private garden
The White Wabbit is a retro (1950s) Teardrop caravan located in our "Secret Garden" just 200 metres from the Blenheim town centre. Best described as "a double-bed on wheels", The White Wabbit sleeps two adults. We are an easy walk from all the main B  …see more

from £42 / night

£295 / week

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from £42 / night

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Invercargill apartment - Invercargill apartment sleeps 5

Southland Region / Invercargill

2 5 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 2 nights min
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
A comfortable and spacious (90m2) apartment in an attractive art deco row of four in a quiet, but central location. Opposite the historic Water Tower and in the heart of Invercargill. Queens Park is round the corner and it is a 2 minute drive or a 10 minute walk into In  …see more

from £100 / night

£400 / week

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(2) Excellent 

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Devine Bed and Breakfast with Private Spa - Christchurch b&b sleeps 4

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 £47 / night

£324 - £724 / week

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from £47 / night

(4) Excellent 

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An Island get Away - Kaiteriteri studio sleeps 4

Nelson-Tasman Region / Kaiteriteri

Studio 4 1 night min

  • Studio
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
Imagine strolling along a wide expansive beach without seeing another person — hearing the waves and smelling the sea air. This is a perfect conclusion to your day of sightseeing, visiting Cafés, or game of Golf. Sit on your deck with your favourite glass of wine and  …see more

from £112 / night

£970 - £1239 / week

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from £112 / night

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kārearea, lake views, Queenstown - Queenstown house sleeps 11

Otago Region / Queenstown

5 11 3 nights min

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 11
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
Relaxing holiday house with lake and mountain views. Conveniently located within 2km of town. Private bedrooms set over three levels, complimented by courtyards or terraces off four of the five bedrooms.Ground floorBed 02 - 1 x king bed and ensuite with private courtyar  …see more

from £409 / night

£2648 / week

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from £409 / night

(3) Very Good 

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Rarangi Retreat - Picton b&b sleeps 2

Marlborough Region / Picton

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
Our Bed & Breakfast Retreat is nestled amongst the trees, overlooking 'Cloudy Bay'. Relax in our spacious contemporary beachhouse. Breakfast is served with amazing views out over Cape Campbell. Wifi, luxury healthy breakfast incl of the best home-roasted c  …see more

from £99 / night

£693 / week

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from £99 / night

(3) Good 

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Marlborough Region / Spring Creek

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Car not necessary
  • Air conditioning

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from £113 / night

£787 / week

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from £113 / night

4

NO - Nelson cottage sleeps 1

Nelson-Tasman Region / Nelson

2 1 3 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 1
  • 3 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
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from £53 / night

£371 / week

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from £53 / night

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Holiday on Baltic - St Martins townhouse sleeps 5

Christchurch / St Martins

3 5 1 night min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 1 night min
  • Nearest beach 20 km
  • Air conditioning
  • Private garden
Holiday on Baltic is located in the most quite and peaceful area in Christchurch. Free unlimited WiFi access is available in this holiday home. The accommodation will provide you with three air conditionings and a seating dinning area. There is a full kitchen with a dis  …see more

from £192 / night

£1231 / week

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from £192 / night

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Otago Region / Wanaka

6 13 Min stay varies

  • 6 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 13
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets

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from £406 / night

£2295 - £7974 / week

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from £406 / night

(12) Excellent 

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Cathedral Garden Apartment - Nelson apartment sleeps 3

Nelson-Tasman Region / Nelson

1 3 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Private garden
Adjacent to Nelson Cathedral, with private courtyard and garden. Close to cafés, galleries and restaurants. Great base for exploring and walking Nelson and environs. Apartment sleeps one couple (plus one other) in comfort. Fully equipped kitchen for self catering. Q  …see more

from £93 / night

£647 / week

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from £93 / night

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The Homestead and Woolshed on Racecourse, NZ - Omakau house sleeps 10

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 £106 / night

£742 / week

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from £106 / night

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HAKA COTTAGE. - Kurow cottage sleeps 5

Canterbury Region / Kurow

3 5 1 night min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
Gorgeous, romantic, fully-renovated cottage in a quiet location in the tiny Hakataramea settlement, a short stroll across the twin bridges from Kurow. Romantic bedrooms, cosy warm lounge with wood burner to keep you warm on chilly evenings, retro-style kitchen. Private,  …see more

from £89 / night

£618 / week

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from £89 / night

(8) Excellent 

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Nelson-Tasman Region / Mapua

2 4 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning

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from £80 / night

£560 / week

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from £80 / night

5

Cardrona Bliss - Cardrona house sleeps 3

Otago Region / Cardrona

1 3 3 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • 3 nights min
  • Child friendly
The property is set within a resort and right between Wanaka and Queenstown. It takes 20 minutes drive to Wanaka and 45 Minutes to Queenstown via Crown Range - the highest sealed road in New Zealand. Famous pub Cardrona Hotel is within 3 to 5 minutes walk and has 3  …see more

from £108 / night

£754 / week

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from £108 / night

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Oreti Beach House - Invercargill house sleeps 6

Southland Region / Invercargill

2 6 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
Just 10 minutes from the centre of Invercargill city, our crib is a cosy renovated 1930’s cottage with beachside charm, nestled in the sandhills of Oreti Beach on the shore of Foveaux Strait. City attractions are close, yet the ambience is wild and free. The sound of  …see more

from £110 / night

£600 - £1300 / week

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from £110 / night

(1) Excellent 

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The Arrowtown Wendyhouse - Arrowtown house sleeps 12

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 historic c  …see more

from £177 / night

£1236 / week

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from £177 / night

(1) Very Good 

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44 Panorama Terrace Queenstown - Queenstown house sleeps 10

Otago Region / Queenstown

6 10 2 nights min

  • 6 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • 2 nights min
  • Ski
  • Child friendly
A superbly comfortable home that sleeps 10 with new bathrooms & toilets which have underfloor heating. There is a large snug lounge, good sized bedrooms and a games room with pool table. The balcony is great for entertaining of an evening or simply taking in the vie  …see more

from £242 / night

£1448 - £2806 / week

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from £242 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) / Franz Josef

3 7 1 night min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly

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from £233 / night

£1648 - £2018 / week

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from £233 / night

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Treehouse spa escape - Queenstown house sleeps 4

Otago Region / Queenstown

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Ski
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
Private sunny stylish modern 2 bedroom house with mountain views, fire place and outdoor spa. Snuggle up next to the fire or star gaze in the spa. All mod cons, everything you need and more. A quick five minute drive to town and a 15 minute drive to the ski field.The pe  …see more

from £162 / night

£1059 / week

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from £162 / night

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Mountaineer Chalet - Fiordland - Te Anau house sleeps 5

Fiordland National Park / Te Anau

4 5 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
Relax at The Mountaineer Chalet after your Fiordland adventures! Settle into a little retro style by the warm fire. Rest in an inviting bed with good cotton sheets. Peaceful garden with outdoor seating. Complimentary drinks and selection of NZ nibbles to enjoy on arriv  …see more

from £110 / night

£770 / week

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from £110 / night

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Canterbury Region / Christchurch

2 4 3 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Air conditioning
  • Private garden

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from £89 / night

£618 / week

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from £89 / night

(2) Excellent 

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Golden Bay / Collingwood

2 4 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Child friendly

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from £77 / night

£654 - £819 / week

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from £77 / night

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