Destination guide

The waterfront setting of South Dunedin is ready to explore

Experience the unique character of South Dunedin with a stay in a vacation home rental. Travelers appreciate the restaurants in this welcoming city. St. Clair Beach and Toitu Otago Settlers Museum are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in and around South Dunedin

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes South Dunedin 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:

  • St. Clair Golf Club (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Otago Golf Club (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • NZ Marine Studies Centre and Aquarium (8.2 mi / 13.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in South Dunedin

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, South Dunedin is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • St. Clair Beach (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Dunedin Botanic Garden (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Penguin Place (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • Taieri Gorge (14.3 mi / 23.1 km)
  • Dunedin Chinese Garden (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Tomahak Beach (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around South Dunedin

Fly into Dunedin (DUD-Dunedin Intl.), the closest airport, located 14.7 mi (23.6 km) from the city center.

How many vacation rentals are available around South Dunedin, Dunedin?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 30 vacation rentals around South Dunedin. From 17 house rentals to 9 condo and apartment rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

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

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

  • Edgar Centre: 110 vacation rentals
  • New Zealand Sports Hall of Fame: 111 vacation rentals
  • NZ Marine Studies Centre and Aquarium: 114 vacation rentals
  • The Fletcher House: 114 vacation rentals
  • University of Otago: 113 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around South Dunedin 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 South Dunedin?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 17 Houses in South Dunedin. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in South Dunedin include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 9 rentals available
  • Cabins: 2 rentals available
  • Cottages: 2 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in South Dunedin?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 28 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in South Dunedin. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.