Discover a selection of 127 holiday rentals in Wellington, NZ that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including internet/WiFi and pool. Prices start at £ 52 per night, and flats & apartments and houses are popular options for a stay in Wellington. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Top rated rentals — Wellington
Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Wellington

The area's museums and monuments are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Wellington. Revered for its shopping, gardens and restaurants, this city is both welcoming and walkable. Civic Square and Wellington Cable Car are just a couple of the must-see attractions. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in and around Wellington

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Wellington a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Wellington Cable Car (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Wellington Zoo (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • The Weta Cave (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Wellington

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Wellington is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Botanic Gardens (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Mount Victoria Lookout (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Frank Kitts Park (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
  • Waitangi Park (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Oriental Bay Beach (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Zealandia (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Wellington

Fly into Wellington (WLG-Wellington Intl.), the closest airport, located 3.5 mi (5.6 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Paraparaumu (PPQ), which is 28.9 mi (46.5 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, Wellington Station, Wellington Kaiwharawhara Station and Wellington Crofton Downs Station are the main stations in the city.

Can I find a vacation rental around Wellington?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 127 vacation rentals near Wellington. From 57 flats & apartments to 67 houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Wellington for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Wellington?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Wellington. From Vrbo UK travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Te Aro: 38 vacation rentals
  • Northland: 107 vacation rentals
  • New Zealand Film Archive: 131 vacation rentals
  • Wellington CBD: 35 vacation rentals
  • Zealandia: 106 vacation rentals

And Vrbo UK offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Wellington! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Wellington?

Vrbo UK offers a large selection of rentals near lovely places in Wellington. From Vrbo UK travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • New Zealand Film Archive: 131 rentals
  • City-to-Sea Bridge: 132 rentals
  • Wellington Simla Crescent Station: 135 rentals
  • Wellington Cable Car (Lambton Quay Station): 131 rentals
  • Wellington Wind Turbine: 127 rentals

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

Explore destinations around Wellington

Te Aro
38 holiday rentals
Wellington CBD
35 holiday rentals
17 holiday rentals
25 holiday rentals
Aro Valley
32 holiday rentals
Oriental Bay
37 holiday rentals