Discover a selection of 230 vacation rentals in Mapua, NZ that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including swimming pools and kitchens. Prices start at $77 per night, and houses and condos are popular options for a stay in Mapua. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Destination guide

The adventurous area of Mapua awaits your stay

The island views and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Mapua. There's no shortage of things to see and do 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 Mapua

Are you searching for attractions to see in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Mapua has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kahurangi Estate (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Rabbit Island (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Greenacres Golf Course (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Nelson Golf Links (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Fossil Ridge Winery (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Nelson Fun Park (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Mapua

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Mapua 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:

  • Rabbit Island (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Tahunanui Beach Reserve (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Burrell Park (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Marsden Recreation Ground (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Isel Park (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Greenmeadows Park (9.2 mi / 14.7 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Mapua

The nearest airport is in Nelson (NSN), located 8.4 mi (13.5 km) from the city center.

How many vacation rentals are available around Mapua, NZ?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 230 vacation rentals around Mapua. From 130 house rentals to 40 condo and apartment rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

Can I rent a mountain-view property in Mapua?

None can resist a room with a view. But if you're craving views that'll leave you feeling like you're on cloud nine, you'll need to head for the hills. Vrbo has 57 mountain rental options available. Looking for a different atmosphere? See if any of our other properties tickle your fancy. Our options here include:

  • 50 ocean-view vacation rentals.
  • 48 seaside vacation rentals.
  • 46 water-view vacation rentals.

Can I rent a house in Mapua?

If you want to have an authentic local experience and love having lots of space to spread out, renting an entire house is the way to go. There are 163 options currently listed on Vrbo. Prices start at $64 a night. If that doesn't fit with your squad's style, we have a range of other rental options to choose from, such as:

  • Apartment: 52 vacation homes. Prices start from $44 per night.
  • Cottage: 33 vacation homes. Prices start from $60 per night.
  • Bed & breakfast: 20 vacation homes. Prices start from $81 per night.

Can I stay in Mapua in a large group?

There's nothing better than being somewhere entirely new with extended family and friends. And the best news is Vrbo has some options suitable for big groups. House vacation homes are the top choice here for big groups of guests. Our extensive database presently has 53 available. In and around the area, the vacation rentals that are suitable for large groups include:

  • If yours is a squad of 6, we have 67 vacation homes perfectly suited for that size. Stay a night for as little as $78.
  • Need somewhere for 8 people? We have 42 that will be ideal. The starting price is $66 per night.
  • Traveling with 5 guests? We have 29 vacation homes that will be ideal. Prices start from $87 a night.

You and the squad will be well catered to when you plan your Mapua adventure through us!