Te Waipounamu / South Island vacation rentals

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Cabin in Twizel
Skylark Cabin – Private Luxury Escape with Hot Tub
Skylark Cabin is a private, luxury escape, nestled serenely within the awe-inspiring landscape of the Mackenzie Region. Surrounded by soaring mountain ranges and the rugged, ethereal beauty of an expansive valley, this isn’t just a comfortable place to stay, it’s an experience in itself. Witness the mesmerising clarity of a starry night sky. Connect with nature and escape from the pace of daily life. Skylark Cabin is 10km to Twizel, 50-min to Mt Cook, 4hrs to Christchurch, & 3hrs to Queenstown.
May 13 – 20
$415 per night
5.0 out of 5 average rating, 277 reviews
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Chalet in wanaka
The Lookout - boutique mountain hideaway
The Lookout is a boutique mountain hideaway situated high on the hill with unrivaled panoramic views of the lake and mountains. Designed and built by the owners – this cosy getaway provides a perfect place to relax and connect with nature. The spacious, sunny and private chalet has large glass doors that open to a wide deck with breathtaking views and a patio with a luxurious double bath. With minimal town lights, this makes a perfect site for stargazing of the Milky Way. 5 min drive to Wanaka
Feb 10 – 17
$183 per night
4.97 out of 5 average rating, 641 reviews
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Tiny home in Nelson
The Boot - Fairytale Accommodation
Rising from the ground like something straight out of a fairytale storybook, The Boot is one of those true one-off places. This spellbinding hideaway is set on the Tasman Coast, an area of natural beauty and rugged coastline, backed by mountain scenery to explore. Your accommodation is a creative feat of architecture, with large open fireplaces inside and out, a luxurious queen-sized bed, a shower built for two, flowers, chocolates and homemade treats, and your own private courtyard.
Jan 10 – 17
$177 per night
4.92 out of 5 average rating, 124 reviews

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Hut in Hawkesbury
Omaka Valley Hut
Jun 5 – 12
$109 per night
4.98 out of 5 average rating, 362 reviews
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Home in Queenstown
Sunny cottage with water views
Aug 2 – 9
$213 per night
4.89 out of 5 average rating, 258 reviews
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Cabin in Lyford
Cabbage Tree Cabin authentic logcabin in mountains
Sep 9 – 16
$107 per night
4.85 out of 5 average rating, 425 reviews
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Apartment in Queenstown
That View! 3 brm Sunny & Spacious
Feb 27 – Mar 6
$381 per night
4.93 out of 5 average rating, 401 reviews
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Vacation home in Wainui Bay
Little Greenie
Jun 11 – 18
$152 per night
4.9 out of 5 average rating, 210 reviews
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Cottage in Queenstown
Lakeside Maisonette - absolute lakefront
Aug 22 – 29
$213 per night
4.92 out of 5 average rating, 214 reviews
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Guesthouse in Luggate
Secluded Couples Escape Wanaka
May 9 – 16
$168 per night
4.93 out of 5 average rating, 239 reviews
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Condo in Queenstown
Goldrush Escape
May 11 – 18
$192 per night
4.94 out of 5 average rating, 454 reviews
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Chalet in Wanaka
Black Peak Chalet~cosy, private, spectacular views
May 30 – Jun 6
$143 per night
5.0 out of 5 average rating, 507 reviews
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Apartment in Queenstown
Stunning VIEWS, WALK to town, Luxury 3 bedrooms
Nov 5 – 12
$524 per night
4.94 out of 5 average rating, 309 reviews
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Tiny home in Brooklyn
Tui's Secret - private peaceful nature retreat
Oct 23 – 30
$77 per night
4.9 out of 5 average rating, 105 reviews
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Apartment in Queenstown
Pounamu Views
Jun 12 – 19
$267 per night
4.82 out of 5 average rating, 249 reviews

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Vacation home in Coldstream
Farmview Guest Cottage - A Wonderful Rural Getaway
Aug 11 – 18
$55 per night
4.96 out of 5 average rating, 134 reviews
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Yurt in Te Anau
The O2 Yurt
Jun 24 – Jul 1
$171 per night
4.99 out of 5 average rating, 320 reviews
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Home in Te Anau
New Te Anau Holiday Home- Views, Spa & Space
Oct 24 – 31
$360 per night
4.99 out of 5 average rating, 151 reviews
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Tiny home in West Melton
Country Thyme
May 30 – Jun 6
$56 per night
4.9 out of 5 average rating, 442 reviews
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Farm stay in Cromwell
Modern private suite on local cherry orchard🍒
May 23 – 30
$63 per night
4.96 out of 5 average rating, 141 reviews
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Cabin in Arthur's Pass National Park
Pete's Place, Arthur's Pass
Aug 28 – Sep 4
$101 per night
4.97 out of 5 average rating, 393 reviews
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Home in Queenstown
One Epic Location
Oct 24 – 31
$503 per night
4.97 out of 5 average rating, 126 reviews
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Tiny home in Queenstown
The Original Tiny Home
Apr 3 – 10
$74 per night
4.99 out of 5 average rating, 100 reviews
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Home in Queenstown
Cozy Family Home with Wide Mountain & Lake Views
May 11 – 18
$335 per night
4.91 out of 5 average rating, 199 reviews
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Home in Wanaka
The Lookout Lodge, Ski and Rural Farm Experience
May 17 – 24
$532 per night
4.92 out of 5 average rating, 174 reviews
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Guest suite in Arthurs Point
Enjoy a Moonlight Escape! - Guest Suite + Hot Tub
Sep 16 – 23
$188 per night
4.99 out of 5 average rating, 174 reviews
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Townhouse in Queenstown
Ataahua - Great Lake & Mountain Views w/ a Hot Tub
Feb 5 – 12
$570 per night
4.87 out of 5 average rating, 147 reviews

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