Destination guide

Explore the majestic setting in Kawarau Falls

The mountains and wildlife provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in Kawarau Falls. One of the city's many top draws is its golfing. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Kawarau Falls

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Kawarau Falls a fun place to get away. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Coronet Peak Ski Area (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Jacks Point Golf Course (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • The Remarkables Ski Area (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Alpine Aqualand (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Queenstown Golf Club (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Queenstown Hill (5 mi / 8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Kawarau Falls

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Kawarau Falls is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Queenstown Gardens (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Bob's Peak (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Cecil Peak (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Skippers Canyon (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Lake Wakatipu (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Moke Lake (10 mi / 16.1 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Kawarau Falls

Fly into Queenstown (ZQN-Queenstown Intl.), the closest airport, located 3.5 mi (5.7 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Wanaka (WKA), which is 34.2 mi (55.1 km) away.

Where to stay around Kawarau Falls, NZ?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 738 vacation rentals near Kawarau Falls. From 418 Houses to 237 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 Kawarau Falls for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

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

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

  • Jacks Point Golf Course: 765 vacation rentals
  • Queenstown Mall: 751 vacation rentals
  • Arrowtown Golf Course: 799 vacation rentals
  • Gibbston Valley Winery: 806 vacation rentals
  • Cardrona Alpine Resort: 1,159 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Kawarau Falls 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 Kawarau Falls?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 418 Houses in Kawarau Falls. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Kawarau Falls include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 237 rentals available
  • Villas: 25 rentals available
  • Cabins: 20 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Kawarau Falls?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 22 vacation rentals with pool available in Kawarau Falls. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.