Family-friendly vacation rentals in West Coast

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Top-rated family-friendly rentals in West Coast

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Cottage in Cape Foulwind
Steeples Cottage, with Ocean Views
Steeples Cottage is a cliff top property with stunning ocean views overlooking the Tasman Sea. Watch the waves crash against the iconic Steeples rocks. Private, peaceful gardens, nature in abundance! Watch magic sunsets from the look out on the cliff. Beaches, Seal Colony/Lighthouse Walkway, Kawatiri Coastal trail on the doorstep. Full Kitchen and Bathroom facilities. Free Wi-Fi. Off street parking. Continental Breakfast foods provided, including fresh eggs. Enjoy the wonderful sea air!
Apr 9 – 16
$87 per night
4.98 out of 5 average rating, 278 reviews
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Home in Fox River
Waituhi at Whitehorse Bay ~ wrapped in nature
Waituhi (Glowing Waters) sits within lush gardens and temperate rainforest just above the wild Tasman Sea. With stunning views in a dreamlike setting, you will instantly relax & recharge. One of only two homes sharing private Whitehorse Bay, it's perfect if you want a beach all to yourself. Step through the garden onto one of the Coast's most scenic and undiscovered beaches. Enjoy glowing sunsets and wild West Coast storms. Wrapped in nature ~ This is 'end of the earth' escapism at its best!
Jul 30 – Aug 6
$99 per night
4.98 out of 5 average rating, 280 reviews
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Guest suite in Cape Foulwind
Surf Retreat Accommodation with no cleaning fee!
What a treat to take some time out of your busy lives to enjoy our peaceful sanctuary, nestled in bush just 900 meters from the beautiful Tauranga Bay, enjoy the freedom of NO WIFI, POOR CELL RECEPTION AND A COMPOSTING TOILET. This is for 1-3 people, the initial booking covers the one bed if you require the single made up please book for 3 people. if you would like to book the 2nd bedroom (Weka cottage) for another couple in your group please request privately. Welcome to our paradise!
Mar 10 – 17
$81 per night
4.87 out of 5 average rating, 171 reviews

Popular amenities for West Coast family-friendly rentals

Family-friendly home rentals with a hot tub

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Chalet in Franz Josef Glacier
Handcrafted Chalet with Spa access
Oct 10 – 17
$230 per night
4.82 out of 5 average rating, 199 reviews
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Cottage in Harihari
Teapot Cottage - a step back in time
Apr 9 – 16
$73 per night
4.82 out of 5 average rating, 291 reviews
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Farm stay in Fairlie
Shear-Vue Farmstay: Farm Tour & Spa Pool | Fairlie
Nov 11 – 18
$180 per night
4.97 out of 5 average rating, 796 reviews
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Cottage in Lake Tekapo
Dunrobin Cottage - Lake View Central Hideaway
Aug 16 – 23
$127 per night
4.96 out of 5 average rating, 611 reviews
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Cottage in Christchurch
City Paradise Cabbage Tree Retreat+Arahi Tours NZ
Jul 1 – 8
$78 per night
4.95 out of 5 average rating, 297 reviews
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Guesthouse in Twizel
Arches Studio . Hot tub. No Cleaning fee
Apr 27 – May 4
$124 per night
4.96 out of 5 average rating, 589 reviews
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Home in Lake Tekapo
THE BLACK HOUSE with Stunning Views & Outdoor Bath
Sep 9 – 16
$213 per night
4.89 out of 5 average rating, 313 reviews
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Home in Fairlie
Fox Cottage
Jul 4 – 11
$139 per night
4.98 out of 5 average rating, 111 reviews
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Apartment in Methven
Greenhouse Ski Lodge
Jan 14 – 21
$110 per night
4.91 out of 5 average rating, 217 reviews
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Vacation home in Mount Hutt
Montrose Estate NZ - Paewaka
Feb 17 – 24
$642 per night
4.93 out of 5 average rating, 88 reviews
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Home in Leeston
Te Waihora Lodge, Lake Ellesmere, Christchurch
Sep 18 – 25
$127 per night
4.87 out of 5 average rating, 68 reviews
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Home in Granity
Your EXCLUSIVE beachfront getaway awaits...
Sep 25 – Oct 2
$581 per night
4.67 out of 5 average rating, 24 reviews

Family- and pet-friendly home rentals

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Cottage in Cape Foulwind
The Cape Rocks Cabin
Apr 18 – 25
$101 per night
4.84 out of 5 average rating, 238 reviews
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Home in Fairlie
Wander Lodge - Cosy cottage in the forest.
Sep 30 – Oct 7
$91 per night
4.92 out of 5 average rating, 227 reviews
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Home in Punakaiki
Tairawhiti@Fox River, ocean views & sunsets
Oct 25 – Nov 1
$93 per night
4.93 out of 5 average rating, 150 reviews
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Guest suite in Arahura Valley
OCEANSIDE RETREAT
Jul 24 – 31
$97 per night
4.81 out of 5 average rating, 297 reviews
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Cabin in Makarora
The Barn at WildEarthLodge
Feb 26 – Mar 5
$97 per night
4.95 out of 5 average rating, 524 reviews
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Home in Franz Josef Glacier
Perivale Farm Cottage -
Dec 1 – 8
$84 per night
4.75 out of 5 average rating, 709 reviews
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Bungalow in Harihari
Hari Hari Farm Cottage
$88 per night
4.81 out of 5 average rating, 461 reviews
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Bungalow in Barrytown
Forest Edge
May 13 – 20
$170 per night
4.99 out of 5 average rating, 117 reviews
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Chalet in Castle Hill
Modern Rustic Chalet: Mountains, Explore, Relax.
Apr 30 – May 7
$140 per night
4.94 out of 5 average rating, 113 reviews
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Home in Rangiora
Landhuis Homestead
Oct 26 – Nov 2
$177 per night
5.0 out of 5 average rating, 103 reviews
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Bed and breakfast in Greymouth
Sunset View Apartment
Jul 21 – 28
$79 per night
4.75 out of 5 average rating, 312 reviews
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Cottage in Hokitika
CROOKED MILE COTTAGE - BY THE SEA history + charm
Sep 2 – 9
$109 per night
4.7 out of 5 average rating, 284 reviews

Family-friendly home rentals with a pool

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Cottage in Rapaki
Watford Cottage Governors Bay
Jan 23 – 30
$119 per night
4.82 out of 5 average rating, 116 reviews
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Home in Christchurch
Private Apartment in Sunny Home
$99 per night
4.91 out of 5 average rating, 691 reviews
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Home in Rolleston
Large Holiday Home on Waterbridge
Jul 27 – Aug 3
$222 per night
4.91 out of 5 average rating, 204 reviews
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Apartment in Swannanoa
Swallow Gardens
Aug 14 – 21
$56 per night
4.88 out of 5 average rating, 64 reviews
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Guest suite in Christchurch
The Velvet Suite
Nov 20 – 27
$213 per night
4.95 out of 5 average rating, 20 reviews
Home in Methven
Glenfalloch-Station - Working farm
Jul 7 – 14
$57 per night
4.76 out of 5 average rating, 144 reviews
Guest suite in Christchurch
Tranquillity with city views at The Bothy
Feb 8 – 15
$87 per night
4.83 out of 5 average rating, 197 reviews
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Home in Timaru
Mountain Views
May 29 – Jun 5
$104 per night
4.97 out of 5 average rating, 37 reviews
Home in Ashburton
Taylors House
Aug 11 – 18
$118 per night
4.56 out of 5 average rating, 45 reviews
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Home in Christchurch
Rose Cottage at The Elms
Jul 27 – Aug 3
$158 per night
5.0 out of 5 average rating, 6 reviews
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Guesthouse in Christchurch
The Pool Studio
Feb 14 – 21
$168 per night
4.84 out of 5 average rating, 32 reviews
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Guest suite in Christchurch
The But n Ben ( Garden Bothy)
Jun 17 – 24
$77 per night
4.93 out of 5 average rating, 86 reviews

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