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Vacation rentals with beach access in Canterbury

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Top-rated beach access rentals in Canterbury

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Guesthouse in Christchurch
The Hut
Tiny house located in Christchurch's premium holiday destination. Stunning expansive views over Sumner beach, across the ocean to the Alps. Newly built in a classic style, The Hut is a little place with timeless charm. Private, sunny and sheltered, in this peaceful location you will fall asleep to the sound of the ocean and wake up to bird song. Access to the Hut is a few minutes up a walking track. Close to the beach and esplanade. Surfing, biking, swimming, walking tracks, cafes all on hand.
Aug 6 – 13
$73 per night
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Cottage in Fox River
Place for 2 with a sea view 1 Bedroom / W/ Hot Tub
Take it easy at this unique and tranquil getaway. Spectacular elevated views will greet you on arrival, inviting you into our piece of paradise. This one bed-roomed luxury getaway is a private, warm, and relaxing place to unwind. Surrounded by native bush and oceanic views over the Tasman, it's a perfect getaway to absorb the beauty of the West Coast and everything it has to offer. The stunning coast road is right at your doorstep and is regarded as one of the top 10 drives in the world.
Nov 23 – 30
$177 per night
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Tiny home in Cass Bay
Relax & Escape | Incredible Views & Outdoor Bath
We invite you to relax and recharge in our well appointed, new tiny house- a cosy escape! Nestled in Cass Bay, expansive views of Lyttelton Harbour, outdoor bath with gas hot water to star gaze, luxury bed & linens, full ensuite, deck with outdoor bar. With easy access to coastal walking tracks, 500m walk to the beach, 5 mins from Lyttelton & 20 mins to Christchurch central this space is the perfect getaway spot. We have created the holiday space we always search for, come and enjoy it!
May 17 – 24
$85 per night

Popular amenities for Canterbury beach access rentals

Apartment rentals with beach access

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Apartment in Akaroa
Waterfront 2-bedroom apartment with car park
Jul 16 – 23
$99 per night
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Apartment in Pegasus
New lakeside apartment with fabulous views
Aug 7 – 14
$103 per night
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Apartment in Hokitika
Hokitika Haven
Aug 26 – Sep 2
$50 per night
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Apartment in Cass Bay
Luxury Cass Bay Retreat (A)
Oct 10 – 17
$89 per night
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Apartment in Church Bay
Luxury Diamond Harbour Retreat with Ocean Views
Nov 23 – 30
$83 per night
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Apartment in Allandale
Allandale Bush Retreat
Mar 18 – 25
$84 per night
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Apartment in Lyttelton
Relax in Comfort - The Stables- Heart of Lyttelton
Mar 29 – Apr 5
$139 per night
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Apartment in Kaikoura
Idyllic Beachfront Stay ᐧ Bayview 170 | Apt. One
Aug 2 – 9
$181 per night
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Apartment in Christchurch
Inviting Unit close to beach
Apr 22 – 29
$77 per night
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Apartment in Christchurch
Waimairi Beach, a delightful sanctuary to relax in
Nov 25 – Dec 2
$112 per night
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Apartment in Timaru
Lovely 2 bedroom appartment, location location
Jul 10 – 17
$76 per night
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Apartment in Akaroa
Akaroa Apartment 51, Ideal location
Nov 5 – 12
$177 per night

House rentals with beach access

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Home in Robinsons Bay
Number One Archdalls, Robinsons Bay
Oct 10 – 17
$133 per night
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Home in Hokitika
Drifting Sands Beachfront Retreat
Dec 3 – 10
$465 per night
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Home in Punakaiki
"Punakaiki Dreaming" - Gorgeous Character Bach
May 12 – 19
$80 per night
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Home in Canterbury
Moa Road Retreat - South Bay, Kaikoura
Nov 24 – Dec 1
$554 per night
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Home in Christchurch
Sumner Beach Front House
Oct 5 – 12
$94 per night
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Home in Kaniere
Cycle Trail Retreat Kaniere
May 21 – 28
$81 per night
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Home in Waikuku Beach
Blackhouse Waikuku beach - ideal beach getaway
May 19 – 26
$103 per night
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Home in Punakaiki
Bach 55
Feb 16 – 23
$103 per night
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Home in Akaroa
Akaroa Rose Cottage
Apr 29 – May 6
$139 per night
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Home in Hokitika
The Church House
Sep 25 – Oct 2
$104 per night
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Home in Charteris Bay
Waterfront holiday Home - Vizcaya
Jul 18 – 25
$159 per night
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Home in Kaikoura
We are on the waterfront, Esplanade
Apr 7 – 14
$111 per night

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