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Vacation apartment in Waikawa

Picton / Waikawa

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 mi
  • Car not necessary
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 $80 / night

$560 / week

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from $80 / night

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Home accommodation in South Island

West Coast Region / Reefton

4 10 2 nights min

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

from $113 / night

$674 - $1303 / week

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from $113 / night

(4) Excellent 

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Vacation cottage in Kaiteriteri

Nelson-Tasman Region / Kaiteriteri

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
This is a self-contained/self-catering spacious studio unit. It has a fully equipped kitchenette, with microwave, hot plates, fridge etc. The large conservatory and deck which get all the afternoon sun until it sets, are a pleasure to enjoy with a quiet glass of wine an  …see more

from $90 / night

$786 / week

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from $90 / night

(5) Excellent 

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Vacation studio in Tasman

Mapua / Tasman

Studio 2 1 night min

  • Studio
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Nearest beach 3 mi
  • Air conditioning
  • Private garden
Tasmangreen Studio accommodation is well appointed and conveniently located on Tasman's Great Taste Trail and the Dicker Ridge walking/trekking/cycling track. It is ideal for your exploration experience of the area. Situated in Tasman Village on the Ruby Coast Scenic Ro  …see more

from $95 / night

$570 - $765 / week

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from $95 / night

(15) Excellent 

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Wanaka ski home to rent.

Otago Region / Wanaka

4 10 3 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 300 mi
  • 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 $180 / night

$1258 / week

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from $180 / night

(6) Excellent 

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Apartment rental in Akaroa

Canterbury Region / Akaroa

1 2 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Air conditioning
Akaroa Apartment - upstairs modern Queen bedroom fully self contained apartment. With a full bathroom – fully tiled shower – and bath with views. Architecturally designed to blend well in the historic precinct. Separate bedroom, and open plan kitchen dining, living  …see more

from $157 / night

$1000 / week

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from $157 / night

(6) Very Good 

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Vacation converted chapel in Fox Glacier

Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) / Fox Glacier

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Ask about children
  • Air conditioning
  • Private garden
The 61 year old former Douglas Memorial Presbyterian Church in Fox Glacier, on the West Coast of the South Island of New Zealand, has recently been fully renovated and restored and is now reborn as luxury self contained holiday accommodation.Constructed of local riv  …see more

from $200 / night

$1125 / week

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from $200 / night

(3) Excellent 

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Lumsden Vacation home rental

Southland Region / Lumsden

4 6 2 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Private garden
Rod and Wheel House offers very comfortable holiday accommodation in Lumsden - a friendly country town nestled within deer, sheep and dairy farms. Lumsden is situated on the lower part of South Island of New Zealand and is surrounded by aqua blue rivers and lakes set in  …see more

from $143 / night

$839 - $1468 / week

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from $143 / night

(2) Excellent 

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Christchurch Vacation b&b rental

Canterbury Region / Christchurch

2 4 1 night min

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

from $60 / night

$412 - $921 / week

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from $60 / night

(1) Excellent 

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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 and secluded modern studio with stunning mountain views and all mod cons. Cosy and warm in a peaceful quiet location basking in year round all day sun. The perfect place to relax and unwind away from the hustle and bustle after exploring Queenstown delights. Enjo  …see more

from $105 / night

$674 - $1123 / week

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from $105 / night

(4) Excellent 

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Vacation home in Australia & New Zealand

Nelson-Tasman Region / Mapua

2 6 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 mi
  • 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 $238 / night

$1299 - $1780 / week

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from $238 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Australia & New Zealand Vacation apartment rental

Marlborough Region / Picton

2 4 1 night min

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

from $110 / night

$600 - $1180 / week

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from $110 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Australia & New Zealand Vacation cottage rental

Nelson-Tasman Region / Richmond

2 4 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 mi
  • Child friendly
Stay in and relax at the cottage with under floor heating for added comfort and warmth in the cooler months. In the Summer months enjoy BBQ meals at the outside table setting while listening to the Tui's chattering, enjoy a walk on the properties forest tracks, or  …see more

from $113 / night

$788 - $919 / week

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from $113 / night

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Vacation 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
'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 in the outdoor h  …see more

from $113 / night

$599 / week

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(1) Excellent 

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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 historic c  …see more

from $225 / night

$1572 / week

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from $225 / night

(12) Excellent 

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Vacation b&b in Australia & New Zealand

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. Our 11 acre hobby farm has Alpaca's, horses, sheep and Buster the cat. You can look forward to modern amenities and peace and quiet at a budget pric  …see more

from $75 / night

$500 / week

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from $75 / night

(1) Excellent 

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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 mi
  • Ski
** June Special ** Nightly Tariff $160.00 for 4 guests * FREE to use Adult Kayaks & Mountain Bikes* FREE WIFI Internet * SKY TV (Sports Channels). Fantail Cottage is perched on the lakefront of Lake Hawea 10mins to Wanaka, Ski fields short drive away Cardrona & Trebl  …see more

from $188 / night

$1310 / week

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(2) Very Good 

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Vacation apartment in Australia & New Zealand

Otago Region / Dunedin

2 7 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
  • Air conditioning
Have a ball staying in this spacious city pad just 300 metres from the main street in Dunedin. Enjoy your own entrance, plus garden and outside area. Two big bedrooms and open plan living, dining and a groovy, updated 1970s kitchen. Two bathrooms, one has a shower, vani  …see more

from $109 / night

$637 - $1554 / week

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from $109 / night

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Vacation 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 public v  …see more

from $248 / night

$1730 / week

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from $248 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Vacation 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 $165 / night

$749 / week

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(3) Very Good 

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Vacation 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
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 $124 / night

$867 / week

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from $124 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Vacation 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
This former historic Church Building enables you to see history and architecture while experiencing the luxury of good design. We offer two luxurious self contained apartments each with a separate bedroom, (one apartment has a double and a single in bedroom and the othe  …see more

from $105 / night

$674 - $764 / week

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(2) Very Good 

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B&b rental in Oamaru

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. The hist  …see more

from $79 / night

$262 / week

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from $79 / night

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Vacation apartment in Australia & New Zealand

Marlborough Region / Picton

1 2 1 night min

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

from $67 / night

$400 - $450 / week

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from $67 / night

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Chalet rental in Waiau

Canterbury Region / Waiau

3 6 1 night min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 1 night min
  • Nearest beach 70 mi
  • 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 bush wit  …see more

from $143 / night

$551 - $760 / week

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from $143 / night

(5) Excellent 

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Vacation apartment with golf nearby in Australia & New Zealand

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 $118 / night

$813 - $1225 / week

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from $118 / night

(20) Excellent 

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Vacation villa with golf nearby in Australia & New Zealand

Nelson-Tasman Region / Golden Bay

5 12 2 nights min

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
VILLA ON THE BAY, Pohara Beach, Takaka, Golden Bay, New ZealandNot too many properties can boast one of the best views is from the bath, but Villa On The Bay's two ensuite bathrooms have been designed to give guests a feeling of total relaxation. This luxu  …see more

from $500 / night

$3500 / week

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from $500 / night

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Vacation apartment with golf nearby in South Island

Southland Region / Invercargill

2 5 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 2 nights min
  • Nearest beach 5 mi
  • 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 $125 / night

$500 / week

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(3) Very Good 

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Vacation 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 $521 / night

$3518 / week

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from $521 / night

(1) Very Good 

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Australia & New Zealand Vacation apartment rental

Otago Region / Dunedin

2 9 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 9
  • 1 night min
A sunny, clean, spacious apartment in a cool part of town. Walk to the City Centre and all its attractions. Your choice of cafes, restaurants, shops and bars nearby. Completely renovated and very comfortable. Free superfast 1 Gbps internet! Free off-street parking. The  …see more

from $113 / night

$786 / week

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Ski apartment to rent in Queenstown

Otago Region / Queenstown

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Ski
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
Modern stylish spacious 3 bedroom townhouse apartment with Alpine feel. Stunning mountain views, all mod cons, double garage with internal access, large sundeck overlooking lake and mountains. Wake up in paradise the perfect home away from home - 24 hour check in - Fre  …see more

from $224 / night

$1423 - $1872 / week

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from $224 / night

(4) Excellent 

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Australia & New Zealand Vacation 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 $107 / night

$625 - $1045 / week

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from $107 / night

(3) Excellent 

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Vacation home in Australia & New Zealand

Southland Region / Stewart Island

2 5 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 mi
  • 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 f  …see more

from $113 / night

$786 - $1258 / week

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Vacation 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 $113 / night

$786 / week

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Vacation home in Australia & New Zealand

Otago Region / Dunedin

2 6 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
Experience something unique. You get to stay on the famous Steepest Street In The World - at the flat end! Watch the tourists try to walk or ride bicycles to the top of the street. This is a very cute, warm, comfortable, sunny, clean house, with everything you need. Sit  …see more

from $105 / night

$562 - $1191 / week

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from $105 / night

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Australia & New Zealand Vacation b&b rental

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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Queenstown Vacation cottage accommodation

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 $225 / night

$1572 / week

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(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 mi
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning

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from $90 / night

$500 - $1172 / week

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from $90 / night

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South Island Vacation cottage rental

West Coast Region / Punakaiki

2 5 1 night min

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

from $188 / night

$1310 / week

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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
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 $112 / night

$712 - $824 / week

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