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Ruby Bay holiday cottage rental

Mapua / Ruby Bay

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
Cottage is a studio room complete with queensize bed, small kitchenette, ensuite with shower over small bath plus laundry facilities. The two decks complete with chairs and tables allow full advantage of the morning and evening sun. Quiet & peaceful.  …see more

from £75 / night

£512 / week

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from £75 / night

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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 £82 / night

£527 - £597 / week

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from £82 / night

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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 £109 / night

£758 / week

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from £109 / night

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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 £176 / night

£1229 / week

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from £176 / night

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Home rental in Christchurch

Canterbury Region / Christchurch

4 7 2 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • 2 nights min
  • Suitable for children age 5+
  • Air conditioning
Delamain Holiday House and B&B is located at the west of Christchurch suburb Yaldhurst. It's a new developed morden house with quiet neighborhood. Very close to the airport. This suburb is famous for the European designed landscaping and European style building .  …see more

from £197 / night

£749 - £941 / week

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from £197 / night

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Holiday studio in Australia & New Zealand

Nelson-Tasman Region / Mapua

Studio 2 2 nights min

  • Studio
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 nights min
  • Suitable for children age 5+
Holiday accommodation in the heart of Mapua Village & on the Great Taste Cycle Trail. Stylish and modern units, built April 2015, perfect for family holidays, romantic retreats, cycle tours or weekend escapes. Under-floor heating for winter warmth. Only 2-5 min walk t  …see more

from £98 / night

£591 - £772 / week

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from £98 / night

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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 £268 / night

£1771 - £2036 / week

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from £268 / night

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Apartment rental in Australia & New Zealand

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
Fabulous Waterfront Apartment , contemporary in style offering a superbly luxurious, warm and inviting atmosphere with breathtaking views down the picturesque Marlborough Sounds, the bustling Picton Foreshore and Marina.  …see more

from £197 / night

£1378 / week

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from £197 / night

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Cardrona ski chalet to rent.

Otago Region / Cardrona

2 5 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 2 nights min
  • Ski
  • Child friendly
This beautiful alpine chalet is situated in the picturesque and historic Cardrona Valley, at the base of the popular Cardona Alpine Resort ski fields. Just a 15 minute drive from the tourist town of Wanaka and only 45 minutes over the stunning Crown Range to Queenstown  …see more

from £126 / night

£881 / week

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from £126 / night

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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

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from £130 / night

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Otago Region / Gibbston

1 4 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 nights min
  • Child friendly

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from £106 / night

£702 - £907 / week

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from £106 / night

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Christchurch holiday home rental

Canterbury Region / Christchurch

3 8 2 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 2 nights min
  • Child friendly
Seva Cottage is in perfect setting and location for couples and families in Bishopdale, Christchurch. Relax in the peaceful environs adjacent to the Self Realization Meditation Healing Centre. Seva Cottage is centrally located, 7 minutes to the airport, 10 minutes to th  …see more

from £74 / night

£513 / week

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from £74 / night

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Otago Region / Palmerston

2 5 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.8 km
  • Ask owner if suitable for children

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from £71 / night

£410 - £1147 / week

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from £71 / night

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Holiday studio in Moeraki

Otago Region / Moeraki

Studio 2 1 night min

  • Studio
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
King Studio with full sea views settee, private bathroom, breakfast table, outside deck area, fridge, toaster and tea coffee making facilities. Tariff $170.00 NZ dollars per night. 1 Night surcharge may apply. All accommodation at Noah’s provides heating, electric bl  …see more

from £100 / night

£696 / week

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from £100 / night

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Holiday b&b with golf nearby in Australia & New Zealand

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

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from £99 / night

(16) Excellent 

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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 £386 / night

£2351 / week

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from £386 / 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 £348 / night

£2436 / week

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from £348 / night

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Holiday home with golf nearby in Alexandra

Central Otago / Alexandra

3 5 2 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 2 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
  • Air conditioning
“Must stay! Wonderful hosts and relaxing accommodation” My Partner and i really enjoyed our stay, the cottage was great and we couldn't get enough of the views from our private deck and bbq area. Angela and Paul were very friendly hosts and the wines w  …see more

from £135 / night

£942 / week

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from £135 / night

(9) Excellent 

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Australia & New Zealand 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

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from £90 / night

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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 apartmentGreat locationPrivateSunnyModernStylish  …see more

from £88 / night

£556 - £644 / week

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from £88 / night

(3) Excellent 

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Ski barn to rent in Darfield

Canterbury Region / Darfield

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 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 £77 / night

£334 / week

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from £77 / night

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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 £44 / night

£308 / week

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from £44 / night

(2) Excellent 

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Holiday b&b in Australia & New Zealand

Otago Region / Dunedin

3 6 1 night min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.2 km
  • Suitable for children age 5+
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, most of it being a pretty drive along the coast. So why stay in the noisy city?It doesn't giv  …see more

from £74 / night

£439 - £1422 / week

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from £74 / night

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Holiday cottage with golf nearby in Kurow

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 £88 / night

£615 / week

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Holiday home in Australia & New Zealand

Otago Region / Dunedin

2 6 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
“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 c  …see more

from £82 / night

£439 - £930 / week

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from £82 / night

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Hanmer Springs ski townhouse to rent.

Canterbury Region / Hanmer Springs

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Ski
  • Suitable for children age 5+
  • Private garden
A comfortable retreat offerng a home away from home cosy atmosphere. Updated on a regular basis with many extras.A condition is that our home is left in a clean and tidy state, removing rubbish to the bins provided. Thank  …see more

from £88 / night

£615 / week

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from £88 / night

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Holiday apartment in Christchurch

Canterbury Region / Christchurch

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Private garden
Stay in the house where Karl Popper lived while he stayed in New Zealand. It was here he worked on his famous book "The Open Society and Its Enemies". The apartment is fully self-contained, with a full-size kitchen. It has one living room / kitchen and one bed-room. The  …see more

from £65 / night

£421 / week

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from £65 / night

(12) Excellent 

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Apartment rental in Australia & New Zealand

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....  …see more

from £111 / night

£772 / week

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from £111 / night

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Caravan/mobile home rental in Australia & New Zealand

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.Special Extras: We also offer "Tea  …see more

from £41 / night

£293 / week

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from £41 / night

(3) Excellent 

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Oamaru holiday b&b rental

Otago Region / Oamaru

2 6 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 8 km
  • Child friendly
We welcome you to our modern guesthouse surrounded by a beautiful garden landscape and on a peaceful country farm setting. A Modern two roomed unit that has a queen sized bed with ensuite shower/bathroom. Enjoy relaxing on the guesthouse veranda or take a walk t  …see more

from £252 / night

£1764 / week

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from £252 / 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
“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 £129 / night

£717 - £1229 / week

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from £129 / night

(2) Excellent 

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Nelson-Tasman Region / Saint Arnaud

4 8 2 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 2 nights min
  • Nearest beach 0.8 km
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning

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from £71 / night

£394 - £923 / week

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from £71 / night

(6) Excellent 

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Holiday villa rental

Canterbury Region / Christchurch

2 4 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min
  • Nearest beach 6 km
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
Experience the difference and stay @"The Meadows villa Christchurch"* seasonal holidays in Christchurch.*The quiet *The space* The service*The natural fresh clean environment*Complimentary and free items are provided for you. * A fantastic venue20 min to Chri  …see more

from £112 / night

£644 - £930 / week

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from £112 / night

(9) Excellent 

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West Coast Region / Charleston

1 3 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Ask owner if suitable for children

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from £126 / night

£882 / week

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from £126 / night

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South Island holiday lodge rental

West Coast Region / Westport

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Ask about pets
  • Private garden
The stay is in a newly built studio/lodge with beautiful wild beaches, directly out front. Sea food, great surf, beautiful walks from the retreat, and a good pub, cafe and restaurant close by.The place has a unique and peaceful energy making it the perfect retreat  …see more

from £117 / night

£635 / week

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from £117 / night

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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! Enj  …see more

from £599 / night

£4189 / week

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from £599 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Otago Region / Glenorchy

4 10 1 night min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly

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from £158 / night

£945 - £2709 / week

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from £158 / night

(6) Excellent 

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Home rental in Australia & New Zealand

Nelson-Tasman Region / Nelson

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • 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 £126 / night

£796 - £2453 / week

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from £126 / night

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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.situated on the 45th paralle  …see more

from £117 / night

£702 - £2340 / week

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(5) Excellent 

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Holiday b&b in Amberley

Canterbury Region / Amberley

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 10 km
  • Private garden
Farmstay on organically run smallholding in the beautiful rolling downs of North Canterbury with delightful friendly animals, dinner bed and breakfast, home cooked food, milking goats, milking sheep, cheesemaking.  …see more

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