South Island, New Zealand - Find Vacation Rentals

Enjoy a vacation rental in South-Island, New Zealand with Owner Direct Vacation Rentals. Accommodations are plentiful and offer an ideal base to explore all that South-Island has to offer.

South-Island is the larger of the two major islands of New Zealand, the other being the more populous North Island. It is bordered to the north by Cook Strait, to the west by the Tasman Sea, and to the south and east by the Pacific Ocean. The territory of the South-Island enjoys a temperate climate that can be enjoyed in a vacation rental accommodation year round.

South-Island has an eclectic mix of travel experiences. The Fox and Franz Josef Glaciers are some of New Zealand’s largest and most-visited landmarks that are easily accessible by foot. The largest glacier in New Zealand, the Tasman Glacier, is 27km long and it covers an area of 101 square kilometres.

South-Island also offers a variety of condo rentals and lodging at some of the best skiing and snowboarding resorts that New Zealand has to offer. Skiing is offered outside of Queenstown at Wanaka with four first-class ski resorts; known for its consistently good conditions, family-friendly facilities and accommodations. To the south in the Mackenzie region, Ohau, Roundhill and Mt Dobson combine supreme conditions with spectacular alpine scenery.

South-Island has a limitless number of epic experiences to enjoy the natural splendours of the area. Visitors can enjoy white water rating, sky diving, helicopter rides, cycling and whale watching. The area also is home to the Southern Royal Albatross colony in Dunedin. South-Island offers 10 national parks, where you can explore forests, wildlife and pristine landscapes. Vacation rentals in South-Island are the ideal choice to explore all that the area has to offer.

South-Island is a first-class destination, the ideal place to find a wide variety of vacation rentals to suit your travelling needs. Visitors can easily find unique accommodations through Owner Direct Vacation Rentals.

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  • A Spacious and Modern Large House on Lake Rotorua, Rotorua

    A Spacious and Modern

    Lake Rotorua: House
    • 5 BDR
    • 2 BA
    • Sleeps 13
    • #210297
    305 to 325 NZD/night Credit Card Paypal
    Affordable modern 5 bedroom home, with an in-built home theater (with massive screen). Peace and tranquillity with large indoor/outdoor flow sun drenched deck, 1 minute stroll to the lake A 5 minute drive to town or some of Rotorua's top attractions and restaurants. This home is stunning and modern, located in a sought after enclave of homes in Kawaha Point, enjoying a unique water aspect. Backing on to a gorgeous stream with a short 50 metre stroll to the shores of Lake Rotorua. The lake has a wonderful mix of beach and grass with a jetty (A great private spot to take the kids or have a picnic with friends), and we have 2 brand new kayaks for you to use for some summer fun. This home enjoys seamless indoor/outdoor flow onto a private, sun-drenched deck for summer entertaining with family and friends. The five bedrooms offer your family or friends numerous living options. The city close by (5 minute drive), modern convenient living with lake walks, peace and tranquility then this needs your serious consideration. Pretty much everything is supplied, including all linen and towels, pillows, modern gas BBQ, and kitchen appliances. Enjoy the central gas heating and underfloor warmth during winter or cocktails on the deck during the summer. A great little opportunity to enjoy a spot of trout fishing or take a 10 minute drive to the gorgeous Redwood Forest for an amazing mountain bike experience or a perfect venue for that work retreat!
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