Top rated rentals — Kaikoura District
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Choose a holiday rental for your Kaikoura District getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Kaikoura District with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city has something for everyone. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in and around Kaikoura District

Are you hoping to find attractions to see in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that Kaikoura District has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Fyffe View Ranch Adventure Park (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Kaikoura Golf Club (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Kaikoura District

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Kaikoura District. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Kaikoura Beach (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Peninsula Walkway (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Mount Fyffe (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Ohau Point Lookout (13 mi / 21 km)
  • Mount Lyford (27.7 mi / 44.6 km)
  • Seaward Kaikoura Range (12.8 mi / 20.7 km)

What are the top holiday rentals in Kaikoura District?

From extravagant condos to intimate log cabins, Vrbo has properties to match every taste and budget. Pack your bags and check out these top holiday rentals in Kaikoura District:

  • "Apartment On The Cliff Top": If you're after somewhere in Naz with 2 bedrooms and the comforts of home, this escape is calling your name. Amenities include nearby museums and an elevator.
  • "Romantic Cottage - Romantic Paradise": Located in Canterbury, this popular getaway has 3 bedrooms and lots of handy amenities. Nearby whale-watching activities and a DVD player are among them.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Kaikoura District holiday rental for you.

Can I find log cabins to rent in Kaikoura District?

You bet! From simple hideaways to lavish escapes, you'll find a broad range of log cabins to rent in or near Kaikoura District. If you're the adventurous type, here's where you can go:

  • "Scandinavian Look Log Cabin With Fantastic Views Over The Mountains": This awesome cabin is an ideal base if you're an outdoorsy type. Sledding and tennis are a couple of activities you can do in the area when you're not unwinding in your cosy cabin.
  • "Cute And Comfortable Log Cabin In The Mountains Perfect For A Couple Or Family": After a huge day of trying out some local activities, such as hiking and biking and fishing, wind down at this top-rated property.

Can I find family cabin rentals in Kaikoura District?

If you're arranging a trip with the fam, choose one of these cabin rentals in Kaikoura District and give your loved ones an experience they'll cherish forever:

  • "Cabin - Authentic Log Chalet Serene And Secluded With Outdoor Spa" - Escape your busy work routine at this Mt Lyford retreat which boasts a TV and a toaster.
  • "Cabin - Stunted Totara, Unit 1" - Craft magic memories with the kids at this popular cabin. Located in Twizel, it features a toaster, free toiletries and more.

For more options, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the Kaikoura District holiday rental that's perfect for your needs.

Are there one-bedroom holiday rentals in Kaikoura District?

From cosy chalets to palatial mansions to everything in between, we've got rental properties in every shape and size. If you don't need loads of room, one of our one-bedroom holiday rentals might be ideal for you:

  • Base yourself at "Spacious Country Barn - The Coaching Inn" and discover the best bits of Woodbury. This one-bedroom escape has a kitchen, a fireplace and other conveniences to make your getaway nice and comfortable.
  • Another comfy choice is "White Caps’ - Entire Guest Studio" in Hapuku. A nearby river and mountain views are among its handy amenities.

Can I find two-bedroom holiday rentals in Kaikoura District?

Whether you're after a two-bedroom property for an extended getaway or just a day or two, we'll help you land the perfect pad. Here are some of our favourite picks in Kaikoura District to give you some inspiration:

  • Slip straight into holiday mode at "Apartment "klementhof App Nr 1" With Mountain View". A nearby river and a garden are among the many amenities you can expect at this two-bedroom escape in Naz.
  • Another appealing option is "Cheerful Cosy Cottage In South Bay" in Trikomo. It comes with a swimming pool, a kitchen and a host of other extras.

What are the best three-bedroom holiday rentals in Kaikoura District?

It feels so good to be part of a big family or friend group — that is, until it comes time to look for a holiday property that'll fit you all in. Luckily, Vrbo has a selection of three-bedroom properties in Kaikoura District that'll put out the welcome mat for your crew:

  • "Romantic Cottage - Romantic Paradise" in Canterbury will get the stamp of approval from your loved ones. Along with enough room to move, it features a host of quality amenities, such as a kitchen and a garden.
  • Invite your besties to "A Magical Place To Relax And Unwind. Nature On Your Back Door Step On 5 Acres" and fill the place with love and laughter. This three-bedroom rental property in Hapuku has lots to offer, including a fireplace and a nearby river.

Are there holiday rentals with fire pits in Kaikoura District?

Sitting around a fire pit is the perfect way to spend time with family and friends, so it's not surprising that this amenity is often on travellers' wish lists. The following holiday properties in Kaikoura District feature a fire pit and much more:

  • Enjoy a few evenings of outdoor fun at "Romantic Cottage - Romantic Paradise". As well as a fire pit, this holiday rental in Canterbury offers a firepit and a garden.
  • Or, sit back under the night sky and be mesmerized by the dancing flames in the moonlight at "The Factory Luxury Beachfront" in Hapuku. A garden and a fireplace are a couple of other amenities that'll make your stay even more comfortable.