Vacation rentals in New Zealand tend to be young and fresh – usually apartments or a large, detached house with a bug garden. Everything in Christchurch is open, well-organized, and exceptionally well-kept. Vacation accommodations are spacious and bright, usually with access to a garden or terrace.
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Best Vacation Home Deals in Christchurch
Find a vacation rental that fits your expectations among the 3,517 fantastic options from several vacation rental websites in Christchurch. HomeToGo directly highlights the best offers by comparing all of the listed properties in Christchurch from its various partners.
Top-Rated Rentals and Accommodations in Christchurch
Recommended Vacation Rentals in Christchurch
Find your perfect vacation rental in Christchurch: from $27 per night
Budget-friendly Vacation Rentals in Christchurch
Apartments and vacation rentals with a kitchen
Cook up a feast on your next vacation and book a Christchurch rental with full kitchen.
Vacation rentals and apartments with air conditioning
Keep cool during your trip to Christchurch and book a vacation rental with air conditioning.
Vacation homes and rentals with a yard
Looking for vacation homes with a little extra outdoor space? Check out these accommodations in Christchurch with private yards.
Popular Rental Amenities in Christchurch
Listed above are the most frequently used filters in Christchurch and the number of properties that offer them. HomeToGo's data shows that "Internet" and "TV" turn out to be the most frequently provided amenities in Christchurch. It is also possible to search for a rental in Christchurch if you bring your pet everywhere as 115 of the rentals there include "Pets allowed."
Price and Availability Index in Christchurch
Vacation Rental Price Information in Christchurch
This graph displays the average prices for the next twelve months in Christchurch. The week with the highest average prices is in February (2/25 - 3/4). During this week, a night will cost on average $45. Opt for a getaway in April (4/30 - 5/7) for optimal savings when heading to Christchurch.
Rental Availability Information in Christchurch
The availability graph shows the percentage of available rentals in Christchurch. In a week of March (3/12 - 3/19), 7% of the vacation rentals are booked. On the other hand, the week with the most available offers is in January (1/28 - 2/4).
The Weather in Christchurch
Find the Christchurch climate diagram. January is the warmest month in Christchurch with average maximum temperatures of 72°. On the contrary, the coolest month is July. The rainiest month is September while the driest month is February.
7-Day Weather Forecast in Christchurch
Accommodations for your vacation in Christchurch
History and heritage in Christchurch
Like its European counterparts, Christchurch has its fair share of museums. Canterbury Museum, in the center of the city, has a varied collection started in 1867, while just outside the city is the Okains Bay Maori and Colonial Museum. This open-air museum explores the country's traditions and most dramatic historical changes.
You can also visit the International Antarctic Centre and feel like you’re actually in the Antarctic itself, complete with ice, snow, storms, and penguins.
Mountains, lakes, and seas: Christchurch is a legend come to life
Many people's first glimpse of New Zealand was in a Lord of the Rings film. With a tour of Edoras, you can see the legendary landscape in all its glory. The full-day 4x4 tour takes you to the peak of Mt. Sunday for 360-degree views of the mountains that served as the movies’ backdrop.
Christchurch is surrounded by dramatic landscapes. Other excursions available include trips to Mt. Cook, full-day trips to Hanmer Springs Thermal Pools for a refreshing dip, or a cruise around Akaroa Harbour and the Banks Peninsula.
Wildlife and outdoor fun with the kids
New Zealanders love the outdoors, so much of their family-friendly attractions involve mountains, lakes, or gardens. There are multiple opportunities to swim with dolphins, particularly at Akaroa Harbour, where the country's unique Hector's dolphins are found.
For a taste of ancient New Zealand culture, children will love the Willowbank Wildlife Reserve, where they can see a traditional Maori cultural performance and view the native Kiwi bird in its natural habitat.
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to rent a vacation rental in Christchurch?
The price for House rental and Apartment rental in Christchurch is $27 per night.
How many vacation rentals are available to book in Christchurch?
August has the highest amount of available House rental and Apartment rental in Christchurch, so you can expect plenty of offers, even for last-minute bookings.
What amenities are most popular for vacation homes in Christchurch?
The most popular amenities for home rentals in Christchurch include accommodations that have: Internet, TV, and Yard.
How many vacation rentals are in Christchurch?
Discover 3,517 vacation rentals available to book in Christchurch.
Are pets allowed in vacation rentals in Christchurch?
Yes, there are 118 vacation homes in Christchurch that allow pets, with an average price of $120 per night.
What's the best time of year to travel to Christchurch?
If booking a vacation rental in Christchurch, consider that rainy season is usually in September or December, with February often being the driest.
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