Destination guide

The friendly city of Twizel awaits you

The lake, mountains and parks display a scene truly unique to Twizel. Travelers appreciate the spas in this welcoming city. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Sightseeing in and around Twizel

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Twizel a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ohau Skifield (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
  • Hot Tubs Omarama (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Twizel

Travelers enjoy Twizel for its lakeside setting and mountain views. Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Twizel is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lake Ruataniwha (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Lake Ohau (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Lake Benmore (14.9 mi / 23.9 km)
  • Lake Pukaki (15.5 mi / 24.9 km)

How many vacation rentals are available around Twizel, NZ?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 80 vacation rentals around Twizel. From 71 house rentals to 5 cottage 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 Twizel?

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

  • Lake Ruataniwha: 88 vacation rentals
  • Mueller Ridge: 88 vacation rentals
  • Lake Ohau: 89 vacation rentals
  • Ohau Skifield: 83 vacation rentals
  • Hot Tubs Omarama: 97 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Twizel 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 Twizel?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 71 Houses in Twizel. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Twizel include:

  • Cottages: 5 rentals available
  • Studios: 3 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 3 rentals available

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

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

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 73 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Twizel. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.