Discover a selection of 174 vacation rentals in Motueka, 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 $56 per night, and houses and condos are popular options for a stay in Motueka. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Motueka

The gardens and parks provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in Motueka. Well-liked for its skydiving, golfing and spas, this city is both welcoming and relaxing. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Sightseeing in and around Motueka

Are you searching for top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Motueka a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Riuwaka Resurgence (7.9 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Kahurangi Estate (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Rabbit Island (13.1 mi / 21 km)
  • Greenacres Golf Course (14.2 mi / 22.9 km)
  • Abel Tasman Coast Track (15.8 mi / 25.5 km)
  • Nelson Fun Park (16.7 mi / 26.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Motueka

Motueka is famous for its picturesque gardens and scenic parks. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Motueka is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Little Kaiteriteri Beach (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Kaiteriteri Mountain Bike Park (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Kaiteriteri Beach (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Marahau Beach (7.7 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Riuwaka Resurgence (7.9 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Ngarua Caves (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Motueka

Fly into Nelson (NSN), the closest airport, located 17.1 mi (27.6 km) from the city center.

How many vacation rentals are available around Motueka, NZ?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 174 vacation rentals around Motueka. From 98 house rentals to 18 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 rural property in Motueka?

If you are on the hunt for a retreat from the concrete jungle, then listen up! Leave the noisy hustle and bustle behind and drink up the gentle sounds of the countryside. Vrbo has 41 countryside vacation properties in this destination. Open to other ideas? Vrbo has tons of other options to discover, including:

  • 36 seaside vacation rentals.
  • 32 mountain-view vacation rentals.
  • 24 ocean-view vacation rentals.

Can I rent a house in Motueka?

Instead of getting a boring, cookie-cutter hotel room this vacation, you could just go for an entire house. You'll feel like you're part of the neighborhood in no time! There are 108 houses listed on Vrbo. Prices start from $81 per night. Or perhaps you'd rather try one of the area's other sought-after rental options, such as:

  • Cottage: 33 vacation homes. Prices start from $47 per night.
  • Apartment: 25 vacation homes. Prices start from $97 per night.
  • Bed & breakfast: 16 vacation homes. Prices start from $81 per night.

Can I stay in Motueka in a large group?

The recipe for an unforgettable trip is unwinding with close friends and family in a completely new place. If you're traveling with a large group, Vrbo has options. 28 house vacation homes are ready to be booked. At the moment, they're the leading choice here for large groups. Rental properties in this area that are perfect for large groups include:

  • If yours is a party of 6, we offer 35 vacation homes appropriate for that size. Book a night from just $26.
  • After somewhere for 8 people? We have 31 that will suit. The starting price is $79 a night.
  • Searching for rental properties to suit 5 guests? You'll be glad to find out we have 21 that'll be perfect. You can score one for as little as $87 per night.

So never fear! When you travel with us you'll be able to bring your aunt, your brother and all your buddies to Motueka.