Beachfront vacation rentals in New Zealand

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Top-rated beachfront rentals in New Zealand

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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.
Sep 13 – 20
$174 per night
4.98 out of 5 average rating, 174 reviews
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Cottage in Te Anau
Black's Hut - Lakefront Cottage
Black's Hut sits on the shores of Lake Te Anau with expansive uninterrupted views of Fiordland. Built in 2022 with quality fixtures and furnishings, entertainment system and hot tub. Excellent unlimited wifi. Black's Hut has been specifically set up to accommodate adults with two separate bedrooms and bathrooms. Extremely private with extensive plantings. Bike track and reserve between the cottage and lake. Just a 15 minute walk along the lakefront to shops and cafes.
Feb 15 – 22
$336 per night
5.0 out of 5 average rating, 183 reviews
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Tent in Admiralty Bay
Kokowhai Bay Glamping # Beach #Romance #Privacy
Welcome to Kokowhai Bay Glamping; where elegance and generous hospitality meets the mountain and sea. Kokowhai is a peaceful haven situated in extensive grounds; the property is set on 170 hectares - this guarantees both solitude and adventure. The Glamping Tent sleeps two and is perfect for honeymooners, tourists or Kiwis wanting a special trip away in their own back yard. Check us out on Instagram - kokowhai_glamping
Nov 2 – 9
$147 per night
5.0 out of 5 average rating, 109 reviews

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Pet-friendly beachfront home rentals

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Guest suite in Bowentown
Santorini style, luxury apartment, stunning views!
Sep 11 – 18
$158 per night
4.83 out of 5 average rating, 181 reviews
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Guesthouse in Whananaki
Glamcamping by the edge of a beach
May 3 – 10
$94 per night
4.94 out of 5 average rating, 462 reviews
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Guesthouse in Raglan
WhaleBay Hideaway
May 1 – 8
$110 per night
4.9 out of 5 average rating, 263 reviews
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Home in Hokitika
Drifting Sands Beachfront Retreat
Sep 21 – 28
$422 per night
4.92 out of 5 average rating, 158 reviews
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Guest suite in Waikawa
Absolute Waterfront Picton Waikawa Bay
May 16 – 23
$97 per night
4.91 out of 5 average rating, 242 reviews
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Home in Hahei
Hahei Ocean Dream - with new hot tub!
Apr 9 – 16
$424 per night
4.94 out of 5 average rating, 115 reviews
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Home in Punakaiki
"Punakaiki Dreaming" - Gorgeous Character Bach
May 25 – Jun 1
$78 per night
4.92 out of 5 average rating, 407 reviews
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Home in Tutukaka
Black Rock Holiday Home - Tutukaka
Aug 27 – Sep 3
$550 per night
4.91 out of 5 average rating, 213 reviews
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Yurt in Cape Foulwind
Glamping yurt / hole in the rock accomodation
Jan 29 – Feb 5
$98 per night
4.95 out of 5 average rating, 257 reviews
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Guest suite in Waikawa
Beach house, absolute WATERFRONT! Waikawa / Picton
Jan 18 – 25
$107 per night
4.93 out of 5 average rating, 229 reviews
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Guesthouse in Ahipara
Studio 3 - The Courtyard - Beach front property.
Apr 1 – 8
$71 per night
4.93 out of 5 average rating, 141 reviews
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Cottage in Coopers Beach
Old Fashioned Stunner
May 26 – Jun 2
$93 per night
4.86 out of 5 average rating, 219 reviews

Beachfront home rentals with a pool

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Apartment in Auckland
Sea view and Sunset
Aug 19 – 26
$79 per night
4.94 out of 5 average rating, 526 reviews
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Guest suite in Nelson
Coastal Monaco with Pool
Mar 26 – Apr 2
$68 per night
4.91 out of 5 average rating, 160 reviews
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Apartment in Kaiteriteri
Kaiteriteri four/sixperson luxury,pool,hot tubs.
Oct 1 – 8
$195 per night
4.98 out of 5 average rating, 173 reviews
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Apartment in Auckland
Playground Of The Gods!
Jun 4 – 11
$99 per night
4.91 out of 5 average rating, 502 reviews
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Apartment in Tauranga
Stunning Beach Views - Pool, sauna & hot tub
May 12 – 19
$296 per night
4.9 out of 5 average rating, 165 reviews
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Apartment in Mount Maunganui
A Stunning Escape- with beach views
Oct 17 – 24
$139 per night
4.89 out of 5 average rating, 110 reviews
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Condo in Mt Maunganui
Short walk to Surf, Harbour, Mt Base Track & Cafes
Feb 1 – 6
$113 per night
4.81 out of 5 average rating, 394 reviews
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Apartment in Paihia
Oceanfront Penthouse Apartment Bay of Islands NZ
Dec 15 – 22
$292 per night
4.85 out of 5 average rating, 135 reviews
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Condo in Auckland
Wynyard Quarter luxury apartment with car park
Feb 3 – 10
$336 per night
4.95 out of 5 average rating, 310 reviews
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Guesthouse in Auckland
The Boat House - absolute waterfront serenity
Jun 7 – 14
$89 per night
4.93 out of 5 average rating, 282 reviews
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Condo in Auckland
Cliff top Pool+Spa+Gym & 3 min walk to beach&shops
Jun 12 – 19
$126 per night
4.95 out of 5 average rating, 108 reviews
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Guesthouse in Tauranga
Waterfront Pool House Tauranga CBD
Jun 12 – 19
$78 per night
4.95 out of 5 average rating, 155 reviews

Private beachfront home rentals

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Home in Kaeo
Mahinepua Magic
Jun 8 – 15
$305 per night
4.99 out of 5 average rating, 156 reviews
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Cottage in Te Tii
THE PAD: Chic, Romantic and absolute beachfront
Sep 23 – 30
$289 per night
4.94 out of 5 average rating, 195 reviews
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Cottage in Okarito
Beautiful cottage with mountain and sea views
Feb 22 – Mar 1
$107 per night
4.97 out of 5 average rating, 210 reviews
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Tiny home in Hot Water Beach
Adventurer's Chest - Taiwawe Equipment Included
May 22 – 29
$115 per night
4.99 out of 5 average rating, 152 reviews
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Guest suite in Hot Water Beach
HotVue for 2 At Hot Water Beach
Sep 25 – Oct 2
$168 per night
5.0 out of 5 average rating, 132 reviews
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Guesthouse in Otaua
SeaView Retreat - Awesome Autumn & Amazing Views
Nov 27 – Dec 4
$137 per night
4.94 out of 5 average rating, 161 reviews
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Cottage in Punakaiki
Waihaha Bach ~ high tides & good vibes
Jun 10 – 17
$96 per night
4.92 out of 5 average rating, 292 reviews
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Tiny home in Fox River
Delightful 1 bedroomed tiny house with sauna
Sep 9 – 16
$107 per night
4.92 out of 5 average rating, 151 reviews
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Home in Curio Bay
Tiroroa - our barn with an ‘extensive view’
Jul 7 – 14
$178 per night
4.95 out of 5 average rating, 200 reviews
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Hut in Pepin Island
Passage Hut, coastal walk to luxury beach hut
Oct 18 – 25
$115 per night
4.87 out of 5 average rating, 196 reviews
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Cottage in New Plymouth
Little Church Bay Bed & Breakfast
Aug 28 – Sep 4
$137 per night
4.99 out of 5 average rating, 115 reviews
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Guesthouse in Christchurch
The Hut
Feb 10 – 17
$83 per night
4.87 out of 5 average rating, 676 reviews

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