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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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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 £154 / night

£1074 / week

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from £154 / 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 £66 / night

£456 / week

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from £66 / night

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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

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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 £148 / night

£1031 / week

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from £148 / night

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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

£491 / week

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from £93 / night

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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 £74 / night

£645 / week

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from £74 / night

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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 £140 / night

£980 / week

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from £140 / 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 £86 / night

£553 - £626 / week

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from £86 / 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 £203 / night

£1418 / week

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from £203 / night

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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

£553 - £921 / week

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from £86 / night

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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 £366 / night

£2556 / week

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from £366 / 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 £295 / night

£2062 / week

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from £295 / night

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Home rental in Queenstown

Otago Region / Queenstown

4 10 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • Min stay varies
  • 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 £338 / night

£2148 - £3007 / week

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from £338 / night

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Holiday villa with golf nearby in Golden Bay

Nelson-Tasman Region / Golden Bay

5 12 2 nights min

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
“An amazing holiday place for the whole family!” We were a family with grandparents, parents and children enjoying this beautiful and spacious villa. We did not miss anything in the villa and found plenty to do in the surroundings. Beautiful beach, g  …see more

from £407 / night

£2846 / week

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from £407 / night

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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 £135 / night

£614 / week

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from £135 / night

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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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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 £118 / night

£1025 - £1309 / week

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from £118 / night

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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 £320 / night

£2234 / week

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from £320 / night

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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

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from £90 / night

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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

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from £104 / night

(4) 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 £261 / night

£1822 / week

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from £261 / 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!  …see more

from £651 / night

£4553 / week

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from £651 / night

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Holiday home in Queenstown

Otago Region / Queenstown

5 11 3 nights min

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 11
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
This spacious and well equipped Queenstown house is perfect for two families wanting to holiday together. The views from the house are spectacular mountain and lake views. Easy access into town with a 20 minute walk or 5 minute drive. Fully refurbished in May 2014 so ev  …see more

from £427 / night

£2884 / week

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from £427 / night

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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 £131 / night

£822 - £2464 / week

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from £131 / night

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Holiday cottage in Tasman

Mapua / Tasman

2 5 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Child friendly
Enjoy stunning views over the remaining orchards, vineyards and the mountain ranges with Mt Arthur rising majestically. These ex-orchard worker's cottages have been finished to a high standard with a relaxing, intimate environment, private gardens and decking.<b  …see more

from £100 / night

£700 / week

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from £100 / night

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Arrowtown holiday home rental

Otago Region / Arrowtown

2 4 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Air conditioning
  • Private garden
Located just 20 minutes by car from Queenstown airport in New Zealand’s South Island and 3 minutes from Millbrook Resort and Golf course. This exclusive self-catering 115 sq metre couples retreat sits quietly within Arrowtown’s historic village centre on A  …see more

from £368 / night

£2573 / week

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from £368 / night

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Apartment rental in Picton

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 £204 / night

£1423 / week

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(5) Excellent 

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Wanaka holiday tented camp rental

Otago Region / Wanaka

2 8 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
Our Wilding Pines site is fantastic. Located part way up a hill (3min walk from your car), and nestled in amongst a sheltering grove of wilding pines, it’s an idyllic setting. The views from the campsite and even from your bed are stunning – across the lake  …see more

from £364 / night

£2547 / week

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from £364 / night

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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 £228 / night

£1057 - £1653 / week

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from £228 / night

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Holiday home in Hokitika

West Coast Region / Hokitika

2 4 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 7 km
  • Child friendly
Our philosophy is live for today as tomorrow never comes. Enjoy your stay with us as we enjoy your company.  …see more

from £86 / night

£602 / week

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from £86 / night

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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 £86 / night

£522 - £1724 / week

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from £86 / night

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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 £427 / night

£2761 / week

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from £427 / 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 £47 / night

£323 / week

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Holiday cottage in Ruby Bay

Mapua / Ruby Bay

2 5 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Child friendly
Glorious and secluded ex orchard worker's cottage.Bramley Cottage enjoys stunning views over the orchards, vineyards and the mountain ranges beyond. These ex orchard worker's cottages have been finished to a high standard with a relaxing, intimate environment.  …see more

from £100 / night

£550 / week

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from £100 / night

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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

£430 / week

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from £68 / night

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Holiday cottage in Arrowtown

Otago Region / Arrowtown

2 4 3 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
A peaceful rural location with stunning scenic views yet convienently close to all activities on offer in this stunning district. Our guests often wish they had booked to stay longer. <br />We like to provide a personal touch to your stay and are on hand to hel  …see more

from £150 / night

£1000 - £1210 / week

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from £150 / night

(2) Excellent 

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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

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from £190 / night

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Cottage rental in Invercargill

Southland Region / Invercargill

2 4 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
Surf,Surf, surf, tranquility, seaviews native Bush, hunting, fishing, world heritage area, off the beaten track.  …see more

from £122 / night

£854 / week

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from £122 / night

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Holiday tented camp rental

Otago Region / Wanaka

6 12 2 nights min

  • 6 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Ask owner if suitable for children
Cabin Fever is a bespoke luxury camping operator based in Wanaka New Zealand. We offer pop up accommodation for private holidays, weddings, fishing and hunting trips and corporate events. Think of us a pop up boutique luxury hotel made of canvas.  …see more

from £270 / night

£1289 / week

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from £270 / night