Holiday rentals on the South Island

Compare 9,595 available properties from 25 providers
South Island
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Best holiday rental deals on the South Island

-37%
e.g. 1/12 - 8/12
House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms
Ben Lomond, Queenstown Lakes District, New Zealand
from $328 $517
9flats.com
5.0
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-41%
e.g. 1/12 - 8/12
Apartment ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Queenstown, Queenstown Lakes District, New Zealand
from $651 $1,107
9flats.com
5.0
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-32%
e.g. 1/12 - 8/12
Apartment ∙ 8 guests ∙ 4 bedrooms
Queenstown, Queenstown Lakes District, New Zealand
from $1,088 $1,611
9flats.com
5.0
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9,595 unique lettings from 25 partner websites are available in South Island with prices beginning at $27 per night. Our algorithm immediately compares the properties, allowing you to save up to 41%.

Recommended holiday lettings on the South Island

Rent a holiday apartment, home or cottage on the South Island: from $27 per night

Apartment ∙ 2 guests
Britannia Heights, Nelson, New Zealand
from $244
HomeAway - Stayz
5.0
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Apartment ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Fernhill, Queenstown, New Zealand
from $169
HomeAway - Stayz
5.0
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House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms
Bishopdale, Christchurch, New Zealand
from $93
HomeAway - Stayz
5.0
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House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Collingwood, Tasman District, New Zealand
from $188
HomeAway - Stayz
4.9
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Apartment ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Dunedin, Dunedin City, New Zealand
from $94
HomeAway - Stayz
5.0
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House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms
South Hill, Oamaru, New Zealand
from $155
HomeAway - Stayz
5.0
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Apartment ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Frankton, Queenstown, New Zealand
from $329
HomeAway - Stayz
5.0
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House ∙ 5 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Arahura Valley, Westland District, New Zealand
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HomeAway - Stayz
4.8
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Apartment ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Lake Hayes Estate, Queenstown Lakes District, New Zealand
from $120
HomeAway - Stayz
5.0
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Best holiday homes with a patio or terrace

Balcony/Patio
Private room ∙ 2 guests
Linwood, Christchurch, New Zealand
from $38
Homestay.com
5.0
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Balcony/Patio
Holiday park ∙ 5 guests
Hampden, Waitaki District, New Zealand
from $67
Booking.com
4.5
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Balcony/Patio
Motel ∙ 10 guests
Lower Moutere, Tasman District, New Zealand
from $94
Booking.com
4.3
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Top holiday accommodation with fishing spots nearby

Fishing
House ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Kaiteriteri, Tasman District, New Zealand
from $136
HomeAway - Stayz
4.3
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Fishing
House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Okains Bay, Christchurch City, New Zealand
from $160
HomeAway - Stayz
5.0
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Fishing
Apartment ∙ 3 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Britannia Heights, Nelson, New Zealand
from $99
HomeAway - Stayz
5.0
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Most popular holiday cottages with a fireplace

Fireplace
House ∙ 5 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Little Wanganui, Buller District, New Zealand
from $71
HomeAway - Stayz
4.5
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Fireplace
House ∙ 8 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms
Queenstown, Queenstown Lakes District, New Zealand
from $516
HomeAway - Stayz
5.0
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Fireplace
House ∙ 7 guests ∙ 4 bedrooms
Waitahuna Gully, Clutha District, New Zealand
from $213
HomeAway - Stayz
5.0
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Popular holiday rental amenities on the South Island

  • No smoking (8,419)
  • Internet (8,417)
  • TV (7,589)
  • Kitchen (7,413)
  • Parking (7,159)
  • Washer (7,027)
  • Microwave (6,126)
  • BBQ (5,573)
  • Garden (5,046)
  • Balcony/Patio (4,299)
  • AC (3,578)
  • Fishing (3,459)

Price and Availability Index in South Island

The weather on the South Island

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The above is a climate diagram for South Island. The highest average temperatures are in the month of January. On the contrary, the coolest month is July. The rainiest month is January while the driest month is February.

In South Island, house rentals are the most typical holiday accommodation type. In addition, these properties have an average size of 133 m² and an average price of $406 per night. Furthermore, most house rentals in South Island can welcome 7 guests, which makes South Island an ideal holiday destination for large groups. If you're searching for another type of accommodation, you could look for many other accommodation types, including hotel rooms, which are another typical type of property in South Island. Our data reveals that the median price of hotel rooms is $193 per night for an area of 51 m².

We compare more than 300 providers, including:

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