Discover a selection of 73 vacation rentals in Parapara, 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 outdoor grills and BBQs and parking. Prices start at $90 per night, and houses and cottages are popular options for a stay in Parapara. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Choose a vacation rental for your Parapara getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Parapara with a stay in a private vacation home. This city has something for everyone. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

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Exploring the natural features in Parapara

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Parapara is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Te Waikoropupu Springs (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Golden Bay (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Tata Beach (14.2 mi / 22.8 km)
  • Wharariki Beach (17.1 mi / 27.5 km)
  • Abel Tasman National Park (18.8 mi / 30.2 km)
  • Abel Tasman Coast Track (25.2 mi / 40.5 km)

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Parapara?

The heart wants what the heart wants, and right now that's a vacation. Now's the time to pack your suitcase and take off to one of these top vacation rentals in or near Parapara:

  • Make use of handy amenities like a stereo and a stovetop at "Idyllic River Side Retreat". Located around 1 mile from Parapara, this unique option has 1 bedroom and good guest reviews.
  • Another appealing choice is "The Library Bach - A Special Place People Love", which is around 9 miles from Parapara. With 2 bedrooms, a washing machine and heating, it has everything you need to make your visit comfortable.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Parapara vacation rental for you.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Parapara?

Forget about those chores, because weekends were made for having fun. Choose one of these weekend getaways in and near Parapara and make the most of all the amazing things to do close by:

  • Located 5 miles to the north of the center of Parapara, "Maple's Den - Collingwood Beach House" is a favorite among nature fans and adventure lovers. Keep busy by exploring nearby outdoor attractions, such as Little Kaiteriteri Beach and Abel Tasman National Park. If you're up for more, try mountain biking or hiking and biking.
  • Alternatively, enjoy a more leisurely pace of life at "Gunado - A Cosy Kiwi Bach". Approximately 9 miles north of Parapara, activities around here include fishing and mountain biking. Rather visit some sights? Find time in your schedule for Te Waikoropupu Springs and Wharariki Beach.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Parapara?

Studio apartments are a simple yet stylish option, ideally suited for couples or solo adventurers. Spend your days checking out your surroundings and your nights relaxing in your comfy hideaway. These getaways in or near Parapara will tick all the boxes:

  • Get away on your own or take a few friends to "Idyllic River Side Retreat". You'll have loads of amenities to make your stay comfortable, including shopping and an iron and ironing board.
  • "Romantic Getaway - The Caboose" is another wonderful stay, providing all you could want for a heavenly Parapara escape. Useful amenities here include a fireplace and towels.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Parapara?

Whether you're searching for a studio apartment just for you or a villa with room for the whole family, there's no shortage of short-term rentals in and around Parapara. These properties make a comfortable base for a short and sweet stay:

  • If you can only spare a night or two, "Gunado - A Cosy Kiwi Bach" is an excellent choice. It's close to central Parapara, so you'll have easy access to all the best sights.
  • Alternatively, spend a few relaxing nights at "Romantic Getaway - The Caboose". This centrally located property will feel like your home away from home.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Parapara?

Forget chocolates and flowers. Sometimes all you need is to take off for a weekend, just you and your sweetie. At Vrbo, we've got romantic getaways in and around Parapara that would make Cupid envious. Here are some we think you'll love:

  • Sneak off on Friday afternoon for a few passion-filled nights at "Idyllic River Side Retreat". Located around 1 mile from Parapara, this property comes with lots of nice touches, like a fireplace and a nearby bay.
  • Another option where you can enjoy a few relaxing days together is "The Library Bach - A Special Place People Love". Around 9 miles from Parapara, a fireplace and housekeeping services add to the ambiance here.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in or near Parapara?

Share your stay and have twice as much fun. Whether you're planning an active escape with your besties or a big family gathering, you'll have your choice of large group vacation rentals in and around Parapara:

  • You'll have enough room to spread out at "Zatori - A Luxury Base For Adventure Or Relaxation". Around 5 miles north of Parapara, this generous property has 12 bedrooms and sleeps up to 28 guests. Amenities include an electric car charging station and a garden.
  • "Family Holiday Fun At The Beach" is another option that'll fit the whole crew. It's around 13 miles to the southeast of Parapara, has 5 bedrooms and accommodates up to 12 guests. A fireplace and a garden are just a couple of things that'll help make your stay even more comfortable.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Parapara?

Of all the conveniences a vacation rental can offer, a pool delivers the most fun. Check out these houses for rent with a pool in or near Parapara and spend your days splashing around. Just remember to take your inflatable unicorn:

  • Treat your loved ones to a memorable stay at "Pakawau Beach House - Golden Bay Holiday Home". There's plenty to love about this retreat besides its pool, such as a garden and a TV.
  • Otherwise, put your bags down and your feet up at "Fabulous Modern Beach House With Stunning Seaviews". Along with a refreshing pool, you'll also have use of a stereo and childrens activities.

Unsure how to pack your suitcase for your Parapara escape? This popular destination has an oceanic climate. During the summer months, expect average temperatures of between 60 ºF and 65 ºF. Check out our range of Parapara vacation rentals by using the search bar at the top of the page. Simply adjust the filters to get more ideas about where to stay.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near Parapara?

Whether you're traveling with the kids or you're taking your long-lost relatives along, family vacations equal fun. These large rentals in and around Parapara have room for everybody — as well as everything you need to keep them happy:

  • With 4 bedrooms sleeping up to 10 guests, "Ligar Bay Cottage Of Golden Bay" gives you space to truly connect with family and friends. It's around 14 miles east of Parapara and comes with amenities that'll keep your group happy, such as childrens activities and on-site watersports.
  • "Tata Heights Holiday Home", around 14 miles to the east of central Parapara, was made for spending time with the family. As many as 8 of your loved ones can fit into this welcoming vacation rental which features 3 bedrooms, beach sun loungers, a microwave oven and more.

As tempting as it is, don't spend your entire time socializing with the fam indoors. Head out and discover some nearby family-friendly attractions, beginning with Wainui Falls.

Can I find family cabin rentals in or near Parapara?

Get away from the hustle and bustle and treat the people you love to a vacation of a different kind. Stay in one of these family cabin rentals in or near Parapara and get the camping experience — minus the tents and with all the creature comforts!

  • "Alpacas Off Grid - Eco Cabin" - Enjoy fun and laughs with your gang at this getaway, which is around 19 miles southeast of the center of Parapara. A living room and a dining table are some of its family-friendly amenities.
  • "Cabin - Woody Mamaku Retreat. Eco Stay Close To Sea And Nature" - This vacation rental is another family favorite and is around 14 miles southeast of Parapara. Offering nearby ecotour services, a nearby laundromat and more, it'll get your group's tick of approval.

For more options, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the Parapara vacation rental that's perfect for your needs.

Are there one-bedroom vacation rentals in or near Parapara?

Often located in sought-after positions due to their compact size, a one-bedroom vacation rental is the perfect solution if you're traveling solo or with one other person. Here's a quick taste of our range in or near Parapara:

  • It's true! Great things really do come in small packages, and "Idyllic River Side Retreat" is no exception. This one-bedroom vacation rental is close to the central streets and includes amenities like a water view and a fireplace.
  • "Garden View Villa - Adrift In Golden Bay" is another comfortable one-bedroom escape also close to the center. When you're not out and about seeing the surrounds, take advantage of a kitchen, a garden and much more.