How many holiday homes are available around South Island, NZ?

Our 2020 holiday accommodation listings offer a large selection of 3,446 holiday rentals around South Island. From 2,249 holiday houses to 297 cottages, find unique holiday house for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around South Island is on Bookabach.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in South Island?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in South Island. From travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • North Island: 8,011 holiday homes
  • Motueka: 177 holiday homes
  • Queenstown: 796 holiday homes
  • Akaroa: 111 holiday homes
  • Golden Bay: 150 holiday homes offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in South Island! Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday houses available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in South Island?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in South Island with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a perfect city break:

  • Motueka: 177 holiday rentals
  • Queenstown: 796 holiday rentals
  • Akaroa: 111 holiday rentals
  • Hanmer Springs: 68 holiday rentals
  • Wanaka: 440 holiday rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to South Island?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of holiday rentals near to airports. Airports with a large selection of accommodations in South Island are:

  • Queenstown Airport (ZQN): 860 holiday accommodations
  • Greymouth (GMN): 42 holiday accommodations
  • Invercargill Airport (IVC): 56 holiday accommodations

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday houses available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in South Island? offers a large selection of holiday houses near great places to visit in South Island. From travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Paraparaumu Beach: 202 holiday rentals
  • Lake Ohau: 91 holiday rentals
  • Picton Harbour: 164 holiday rentals
  • Moeraki Boulders: 43 holiday rentals
  • Tata Beach: 208 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around South Island listed on where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

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Christchurch City
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Waikanae Beach
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Wellington City
151 holiday rentals
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Saint Arnaud
25 holiday rentals
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Lower Hutt
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