Located between the east coast and Banks Peninsula, Christchurch is the South Island's largest city and offers a wide range of accommodation options to suit all tastes and budgets. Surrounded by shopping, dining, galleries, events and attractions, Christchurch is renowned for its grand Anglican cathedral.
Located at the foot of the Southern Alps, Mount Cook accommodation offers something to suit mountain climbers and non-climbers. The nearby village offers a great range of comfortable Mount Cook accommodation including hotels, motels and charming B&Bs. Located within the Mount Cook National Park, there are also 17 huts provided by the Department of Conservation.
Located on the east coast of the South Island, Kaikoura is a picturesque coastal town known for its marine life, crayfish and scenic coastal walks. Kaikoura accommodation offers everything from spacious apartments and comfortable motels to lodges, B&Bs, luxury resorts and boutique properties. Ranging from 3 to 5 stars, Kaikoura accommodation is conveniently close to a variety of local shopping, dining, activities and attractions.
Located on the northern rim of the Mackenzie Basin, Lake Tekapo is one of three parallel lakes in Mackenzie Country. Lake Tekapo accommodation offers a variety of hotels, resorts, cabins and motels with some even set on the picturesque shores of the lake. Surrounded by mature trees, Lake Tekapo accommodation ranges from 3 to 5 stars and enjoys spectacular views of the turquoise waters and surrounding mountains.
Located at the base of Conical Hill, Hanmer Springs is a charming township known for its crisp alpine air, stunning landcapes and natural thermal pools. Offering something to suit all travellers and budgets, Hanmer Springs accommodation ranges from 3 stars to 5 stars and features full-service international chains, cosy motels, spacious self-catering apartments, modern hotels, charming bed and breakfasts and boutique properties.