Destination guide

The natural setting of Mount Pleasant is ready to explore

Experience the unique character of Mount Pleasant with a stay in a vacation home rental. There's no shortage of things to see and do in the area.Lyttelton Harbour and New Brighton Beach are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in and around Mount Pleasant

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Mount Pleasant a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Christchurch Gondola (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Christchurch Golf Club (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Punting on the Avon (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Port Hills (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Christchurch Adventure Park (5.4 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Hagley Golf Course (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Mount Pleasant

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Mount Pleasant is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • New Brighton Beach (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Shag Rock (1.5 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Mount Cavendish (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Avon Heathcote Estuary (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Sumner Beach (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Cave Rock (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Mount Pleasant

The nearest airport is in Christchurch (CHC-Christchurch Intl.), located 10.7 mi (17.2 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Mount Pleasant, Christchurch City?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 13 vacation rentals near Mount Pleasant. From 9 Houses to 4 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Mount Pleasant for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Mount Pleasant?

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

  • Mount Cavendish: 341 vacation rentals
  • Akaroa Wharf: 123 vacation rentals
  • New Brighton Beach: 321 vacation rentals
  • Sumner Beach: 340 vacation rentals
  • Christchurch Botanic Gardens: 322 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Mount Pleasant listed on Vrbo where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Mount Pleasant?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 9 Houses in Mount Pleasant. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Mount Pleasant include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 4 rentals available
  • Studios: 3 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Mount Pleasant?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 11 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Mount Pleasant. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.