Featured hotels in South Island

  • £89

    Average price per night

    Crowne Plaza Christchurch, Christchurch
    9.2 Superb 1,179 reviews
    Description Crowne Plaza Christchurch is a 4.5 star hotel, located in the heart of the CBD, 2 minutes' walk from New Regent Street and 6 minutes' walk from Christchurch Casino.
    Review

    "Hotel had just opened and staff and decor were excellent. Great location and very helpful. W didn't eat on-property but the restaurant and bar looked lovely. Few very minor things in the room with e;ectrics but staff assured us they were aware and it was being corrected. All in all, a great night's stay!"

    kristiana. United Kingdom
  • £52

    Average price per night

    Franz Josef Oasis, Franz Josef
    9.3 Superb 1,193 reviews
    Description Opened in 2014 and offering 20 luxurious rooms with free WiFi, Franz Josef Oasis is just 10 minutes’ drive from the Franz Josef Glacier.
    Review

    "Friendly staff who took us to the room and explained all about hotel facilities. Spacious room, huge bed, quality linen, nice fireplace (although it is electric, looks nice), spa bath... Room with an..."

    Ivona. Croatia
  • £93

    Average price per night

    Commodore Airport Hotel Christchurch, Christchurch
    9.4 Superb 1,314 reviews
    Description Situated just 5 minutes from Christchurch International Airport, this hotel offers a free 24-hour airport shuttle service, plus an indoor swimming pool, a hot tub, sauna and a fitness centre.
    Review

    "Great locatin. Instead of having a sleepover in Hong Kong we took a night here before picking up our campervan. Great beds and excellent location. Free transer to Maui campervans and pickup from airport."

    Claes. Sweden
  • £169

    Average price per night

    The Rees Hotel & Luxury Apartments, Queenstown
    9.0 Superb 1,477 reviews
    Description The Rees Hotel & Apartments offers lakefront accommodation with private balconies and spectacular views. It features free WiFi and a free shuttle to the centre of Queenstown.
    Review

    "The staff were extremely friendly and professional from the front desk, to the dining room, to the housekeeping staff. Excellent location and quality all around."

    John. USA
  • £147

    Average price per night

    QT Queenstown, Queenstown
    9.1 Superb 371 reviews
    Description Views over the crystal clear Lake Wakatipu and breathtaking peaks of the Southern Alps set the scene at QT Queenstown.
    Review

    "Walkable distance to the city center. Close to everything you need. Very comfortable bed. Liked the decoration of the room."

    Kat. Hong Kong
  • £153

    Average price per night

    Split Apple Lodge - Ecotel & SPA, Kaiteriteri
    9.5 Exceptional 144 reviews
    Description Offering breathtaking views over the Tasman Bay and the Abel Tasman National Park Hills, Split Apple Lodge is located between Marahau and Kaiteriteri Beach.
    Review

    "Great location with amazing views over the sea and mountains. It’s perfect located to Abel Tasman Park and Kaiteri - both take just a few minutes scenic drive. The lodge is beautiful designed with spacious..."

    Christian. Germany
  • £143

    Average price per night

    Lands End Boutique Hotel, Bluff
    9.3 Superb 198 reviews
    Description Lands End Boutique Hotel is set on the rugged coastline of New Zealand’s southern-most town Bluff. Guests enjoy free WiFi and free continental breakfast. Some rooms boast sea views.
    Review

    "The hospitality was excellent - location was amazing - nothing was to difficult we look forward to returning again"

    Tracey. New Zealand
  • £78

    Average price per night

    Cardrona Hotel, Cardrona
    9.2 Superb 506 reviews
    Description Cardrona Hotel features an iconic on-site restaurant and bar. You can enjoy the picturesque gardens while sipping a drink on the patio.
    Review

    "The whole atmosphere of the place was simply great, nice boutique hotel near to Wanaka. We had a room with a big veranda overlooking the garden, you should definitely request this room when staying here."

    Rob. Netherlands
  • £36

    Average price per night

    Miners On Sea, Granity
    9.1 Superb 164 reviews
    Description Located on the Granity beachfront, Miners On Sea offers accommodation with a terrace boasting sea or mountain views. Guests can enjoy a drink at the bar or play a game of billiards.
    Review

    "Really good service, we arrived one day earlier but the sweet couple that had the place arranged a room for us quickly! The restaurant had good food and nice and friendly staff. New rooms whit a stunning..."

    Gustav. Sweden
  • £124

    Average price per night

    Distinction Dunedin Hotel, Dunedin
    9.3 Superb 603 reviews
    Description Distinction Dunedin Hotel has been elegantly refurbished to reflect the rich heritage of this 1930’s former post office.
    Review

    "Way above what I expected. Recently renovated. Look and feel very new. Great taste. Great team. Great location. Congrats!"

    Ives. Brazil

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