House holiday rentals in New Zealand

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Top-rated house rentals in New Zealand

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Home in Franz Josef Glacier
Gibb’s Guesthouse
Discover the epitome of comfort and tranquility at Gibb's Guesthouse. This exceptional property is the perfect blend of seclusion and accessibility, nestled adjacent to the breathtaking beauty of the Tatare River and surrounded by the lush native flora and the soothing sounds of local birds. Located just a short 4-minute drive from the lively Franz Josef Township, you'll have everything you need right at your fingertips while enjoying the peace and quiet of your own private oasis.
22–29 SeptIndividual Host,
£165 per night
4.93 out of 5 average rating, 480 reviews
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Home in Twizel
Mountain View Abode - Spectacular Views In Twizel
Mountain View Abode is a spacious 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom home with sweeping views of the Southern alps, on the edge of the picturesque high country town of Twizel. Set on 2 acres overlooking a private pond towards snow covered peaks, it’s also a stone's throw to the town square and shops, restaurants and cafes. Our home is situated in an exclusive position directly on the Alps to Ocean Cycle Trail, and is a perfect base for exploring Mount Cook National Park.
4–11 OctIndividual Host,
£218 per night
4.94 out of 5 average rating, 104 reviews
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Home in Dunedin, Karitane
An isolated retreat in a movie like setting.
See the curve of the planet while treating yourself to the best of N Z in a stylish designer house overlooking the Pacific ocean. Nestled among native trees, farmland and a landscaped kiwi styled backyard, is this quaint and charming home in a romantic location with a view that will take your breath away. If your looking to relax in comfort in an isolated setting surrounded by the sea and rolling hills then this place will be perfect for you.
10–17 JunIndividual Host,
£149 per night
4.94 out of 5 average rating, 218 reviews

Popular amenities for house rentals in New Zealand

House rentals with a pool

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Home in Martinborough
Black Barn Modern: Luxe Martinborough Escape
30 Oct – 6 NovIndividual Host,
£187 per night
4.99 out of 5 average rating, 205 reviews
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Home in Rotorua
Gemini Quality lakeside accommodation Whole House
24 Feb – 3 MarIndividual Host,
£217 per night
4.97 out of 5 average rating, 282 reviews
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Home in Queenstown
Water & Moutain views from private hot tub / spa
24–31 DecIndividual Host,
£328 per night
4.9 out of 5 average rating, 167 reviews
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Home in Taupō
Stunning Lake Views & Thermal Plunge Pool
16–23 MayIndividual Host,
£117 per night
4.91 out of 5 average rating, 142 reviews
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Home in Levels
Large, private 5 bedroom homestead with pool
1–8 AugIndividual Host,
£104 per night
4.85 out of 5 average rating, 208 reviews
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Home in Taupo
5 star exclusive property, close to lake and town
31 Aug – 7 SeptProfessional Host,
£552 per night
4.98 out of 5 average rating, 208 reviews
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Home in Fendalton
Private Apartment in Sunny Home
Individual Host
4.91 out of 5 average rating, 691 reviews
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Home in Longlands
Take a break & unwind at Tawai Lodge
26 Jan – 2 FebIndividual Host,
£121 per night
4.93 out of 5 average rating, 122 reviews
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Home in Queenstown
Luxury Villa above Lake on Queenstown Hill 5 Stars
14–21 FebProfessional Host,
£606 per night
4.98 out of 5 average rating, 124 reviews
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Home in Tamahere
Rare Gem in Tamahere - for 14+ space galore
21–28 JulIndividual Host,
£650 per night
4.91 out of 5 average rating, 129 reviews
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Home in Kaiwaka
Ranganui Guest House
11–18 MayIndividual Host,
£107 per night
4.97 out of 5 average rating, 108 reviews
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Home in Karamu
Wyatt House
3–10 JulIndividual Host,
£360 per night
4.98 out of 5 average rating, 121 reviews

Weekly house rentals

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Home in Fairhall
The Nineteenth Vineyard Accommodation
20–27 AugIndividual Host,
£155 per night
4.99 out of 5 average rating, 184 reviews
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Home in Wanaka
Peaceful Private 2 Bedroom Lodge - stunning views
3–10 FebIndividual Host,
£263 per night
4.99 out of 5 average rating, 141 reviews
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Home in Ben Ohau
Antlers Rest- Twizel
30 Jun – 7 JulIndividual Host,
£201 per night
4.98 out of 5 average rating, 177 reviews
Superhost
Home in Lake Tekapo
The Lake House (Mary Macs)
4–11 SeptIndividual Host,
£179 per night
4.81 out of 5 average rating, 343 reviews
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Home in Taihape
Taihape off-grid Home with stunning views
17–24 AugIndividual Host,
£105 per night
4.99 out of 5 average rating, 130 reviews
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Home in Piha
Piha Retreat - FivePendrell
5–12 SeptProfessional Host,
£235 per night
4.95 out of 5 average rating, 487 reviews
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Home in Fox River
Waituhi at Whitehorse Bay ~ wrapped in nature
30 Jul – 6 AugIndividual Host,
£94 per night
4.98 out of 5 average rating, 280 reviews
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Home in Curio Bay
Tiroroa - our barn with an ‘extensive view’
22–29 MayIndividual Host,
£164 per night
4.94 out of 5 average rating, 199 reviews
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Home in Kerikeri
Rustic Bush Retreat
15–22 FebIndividual Host,
£277 per night
4.98 out of 5 average rating, 121 reviews
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Home in Hokitika
Drifting Sands Beachfront Retreat
31 Jan – 7 FebProfessional Host,
£342 per night
4.92 out of 5 average rating, 157 reviews
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Home in Dunedin
Possums' End
8–15 OctIndividual Host,
£70 per night
4.97 out of 5 average rating, 220 reviews
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Home in Kakanui
The Kakanui Cube
29 Apr – 6 MayIndividual Host,
£222 per night
4.92 out of 5 average rating, 215 reviews

Private house rentals

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Home in Tutukaka
Black Rock Holiday Home - Tutukaka
18–25 JunProfessional Host,
£518 per night
4.91 out of 5 average rating, 213 reviews
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Home in Piha
Incredible Views Kiwi Bach
10–17 MarIndividual Host,
£129 per night
4.92 out of 5 average rating, 142 reviews
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Home in Coromandel Town
Coromandel Town Island View Experience
20–27 JulIndividual Host,
£97 per night
4.88 out of 5 average rating, 540 reviews
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Home in Hahei
Hahei Ocean Dream - with new hot tub!
9–16 AprIndividual Host,
£363 per night
4.94 out of 5 average rating, 115 reviews
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Home in Raglan
Moonlight Bay Magic
12–19 AprIndividual Host,
£114 per night
4.98 out of 5 average rating, 321 reviews
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Home in Houhora
Peaceful Cottage, Harbour views.
10–17 OctIndividual Host,
£57 per night
4.96 out of 5 average rating, 314 reviews
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Home in Tutukaka
Knights in Residence - Ocean Front Retreat
23–30 OctIndividual Host,
£204 per night
4.96 out of 5 average rating, 100 reviews
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Home in Queenstown
Luxury Lodge, 5*Lake Views & 10 min Walk to Town
18–25 NovProfessional Host,
£732 per night
5.0 out of 5 average rating, 204 reviews
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Home in Ahipara
Ahipara Surf Breaks
17–24 SeptIndividual Host,
£80 per night
4.91 out of 5 average rating, 443 reviews
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Home in Fairlie
Wander Lodge - Cosy cottage in the forest.
12–19 FebProfessional Host,
£89 per night
4.92 out of 5 average rating, 227 reviews
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Home in Queenstown
Tom's House Queenstown. Award winning architecture
5–12 JunIndividual Host,
£430 per night
4.96 out of 5 average rating, 154 reviews
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Home in Raglan
Soul Sanctuary, Modern cozy bach with outdoor bath
1–8 AprProfessional Host,
£86 per night
4.97 out of 5 average rating, 194 reviews

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