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

Our 2020 holiday accommodation listings offer a large selection of 3,438 holiday rentals around South Island. From 2,254 holiday houses to 309 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: 7,975 holiday homes
  • Motueka: 175 holiday homes
  • Queenstown: 802 holiday homes
  • Akaroa: 110 holiday homes
  • Golden Bay: 148 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: 175 holiday rentals
  • Queenstown: 802 holiday rentals
  • Akaroa: 110 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): 823 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: 199 holiday rentals
  • Lake Ohau: 89 holiday rentals
  • Picton Harbour: 165 holiday rentals
  • Moeraki Boulders: 41 holiday rentals
  • Tata Beach: 206 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.

Explore destinations around South Island

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Christchurch City
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Waikanae Beach
160 holiday rentals
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Wellington City
152 holiday rentals
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Saint Arnaud
24 holiday rentals
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Lower Hutt
171 holiday rentals
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