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Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Fairlie, New Zealand - Updated 2020

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Set in Canterbury, Fairlie is the gateway to enter the Mackenzie region. The town is known for its incredible natural landscape and ski fields. You should visit Fairlie in two different seasons, during summer and winter, and enjoy the different setting. The first attraction to be visited is the Fairlie Heritage Museum. The museum displays an interesting collection of tractors, trucks, old cars and farm vehicles among others, many of them were rendered by the locals. Then, make a stop at the Gem Alpaca Stud where you can enjoy both nature and animals such as Llama and Alpaca. The best thing is, you are allowed to pat and feed these animals. In the winter, you should definitely enjoy skiing at the Mount Dobson ski fields that never feel too packed. The runs are smooth and great for all kinds of skiers. Keep reading to learn about the best Airbnb vacation rentals in Fairlie, New Zealand.

1. Blackbird's Nest (from USD 66)

Situated only three blocks away from the main street of Fairlie, this accommodation offers a bedroom for two people. Single travelers and couples are welcome to enjoy a pleasant stay here. As a guest, you can enjoy facilities such as a kitchen and a bathroom. But, be aware that the kitchen does not provide cooking facilities, only basic equipment such as microwave and toaster. Don’t worry about breakfast as it is served for free in the morning. Staying here means you can easily get to the mountains, lakes, rivers and ski fields.

Blackbird's Nest
Fairlie, Canterbury, New Zealand
487 reviews
Room in bed and breakfast 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms
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Amenities & Room:
they also provide amazing breakfast and kept the room warm with electric blankets and heaters
the place was just as it’s been described and the breakfast quantity was also perfect
bron and drews place was awesome with the nice room and animals
the room is surronded by lot of lovely animals
room was in perfect condition and had all that one could need for a sleepover
place was very clean and tidy
the room is clean and cozy
the room is clean and cosy the animals are so cute
the room and bathroom were well decorated clean and had everything we needed
plus the studio was very clean and comfortable
maximum hospitality is provided by the super kind hosts
love the hospitality of host
super friendly hosts and animals
drew was so welcoming and friendly
lovely property with fantastic hosts
great stay in a central location
main street well within walking distance as well so give it a try
we enjoyed the peace and quiet of the location and having our own driveway
bron and drew's blackbird's nest is the ideal place if you want to slow down from city life
the neighbourhood has great pies and dinner spots as well
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2. An eco friendly house (from USD 99)

You can have the ultimate stay in Fairlie if you choose this eco friendly house, which is perfect for couples and solo adventurers. The house offers a bedroom that comes with a queen-sized bed, a private bathroom, and a living space that leads to a private deck where you can enjoy the sunshine. At night, you can gaze at the stars outdoors. Built in a green and clean environment, this house ensures a relaxed and tranquil stay. Mount Cook and Lake Tekapo are two must visit destinations when you are in the area.

PREMIUM Airbnb Eco Friendly-Star Gazers Paradise
Fairlie, Canterbury, New Zealand
398 reviews
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
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Amenities & Room:
the space was really spectacular amazing views very comfy space and a very hearty breakfast
we enjoyed the hearty breakfasts along with sun rising view very much
bed is really comfortable with an awesome view of the mountains and sky
the breakfast views and house was beautiful
we’re especially thankful for the breakfast (frittata ) that anj had prepared for us
guest apartment was so clean and comfy
everything is clean and we felt really comfortable during the stay
the place was extremely clean and well appointed
very clean and the breakfast was a nice touch
the entire place is spotless and the bed is very comfortable
lovely and thoughtful hosts
anj & roland are superb airbnb hosts
roland & anj’s are thoughtful hosts and extremely friendly
thank you to anj and roland for being fantastic hosts
they were extremely helpful and communicated quickly
beautiful location and stylish apartment
beautiful house in a quiet location
perfect location very nice sky for star gazing cosy apartment
it was a serene country retreat but location is easy to access from the main highway
beautiful and quiet place for a retreat away from the city
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3. A home away from home (from USD 86)

This home away from home is for those who are traveling with their loved family members or friends. The modern house comes with two bedrooms, a fully equipped kitchen and an open living space that is also a dining space. When you want to relax, go to the small garden outside. Or, drive away to enjoy the rural and mountain views of the surroundings.

Garden Gate Holiday Unit 4
Fairlie, Canterbury, New Zealand
301 reviews
Entire apartment 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
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Amenities & Room:
the rooms and kitchenette were perfect for our family
the place was great with free wifi an added bonus and the kitchen was also a plus
as per the style of the day with a great shower
excellent beds and tidy space
location is a little bit quiet but amenities & facilities provided is good
crisp clean sheets and towels appreciated
was clean and well maintained
the apartment is clean and spacious
places are super clean and tidy
very clean and comfortable thank you
graeme is a fantastic host
greame is a great host who helps us a lot during our stay
graeme is very nice and helpful
thanks for hosting graeme
the weather was not very cooperative with our original plans but graeme was helpful in suggesting other activities
such a great quite location & very close with alpaca farm
great place to stay walking distance to town
nice cozy place and close to the shops
it was in a good location close to everything in fairlie
the place was well equipped and the location was great
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4. A beautiful house on a beautiful farm (from USD 63)

Be one with nature as you stay at this accommodation that is located on a farm. Enjoy the gorgeous views of the green field in front of you as well as the hills and the mountains surrounding you. The house offers three bedrooms along with a kitchen, toilet and bathroom, excellent for families. You can spend some quality time at night discussing how beautiful the stars are up in the sky. You can also make friends with the sheep and deer if you like.

Private Room(s) on Fairlie Farm - breakfast incl
Fairlie, Canterbury, New Zealand
349 reviews
Private room in farm stay 4 Beds 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
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Amenities & Room:
bed is electrically heated and we slept like babies
had an extremely good night's sleep on the comfortable bed
we had a comfortable stay at this place
the rooms are clean and spacious
clean bathroom and toilet next to the room so very convenient
the place is clean
place is lovely and clean beds very comfortable had a fabulous sleep
the rooms were clean and cosy and the meals were great
the hosts are friendly
great hospitality from the host
very nice host and private stay
very friendly and nice host
they are so kind and lovely
close to town and beautiful countryside
this place is nice and tidy and located in the middle of a huge beautiful farm
enjoy farm life? this is the place for you
barb’s farm was in a great location close to our tekapo stargazing plans
awesome friendly hosts in a beautiful location would definitely stay again
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5. A private room for two (from USD 56)

If you are traveling solo or with a partner, this private room may be the one you are looking for. You will sleep like a baby at night on the king-sized bed in a spacious bedroom that also has a wardrobe and chest of drawers. You can sit back and chill in the lounge and enjoy some programs on the television. Or, you can choose to have a tan outside. You will be served a delicious continental breakfast every morning for as long as you stay. There are two parks just minutes away from this house, which make a great place for relaxation, called the Fairlie Holiday Park and Strathconan Park.

Fairlie township private room. Breakfast included
Fairlie, Canterbury, New Zealand
201 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
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Amenities & Room:
the bed is very comfortable and room can be nicely heated
we appreciated the authentic local experience and substantial breakfast
deck outside our private room of stay was excellent for relaxing and star gazing on a clear night
although we rent only a tidy room we can go anywhere of the entire house freely
the bedroom has all you could want with most important a comfy bed
it is clean and very comfortable
house is clean with a big bathroom
the house is pretty clean and peaceful
the room is clean and neat and stylish
the room is clean and the facilities are convenient
host are friendly otherwise
lovely place and great host
very hospitable hosts with great recommendations on local area
they are incredibly friendly and nice hosts
they were so warm wholehearted and friendly people
good location for our trip
very good location a few minutes walk to the town center
perfect location in a small town
great location for our 2 night stay
it’s a good location for drive to lake tekapo and mt cook
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6. A family cottage (from USD 100)

Enjoy the rural life with your loved ones by staying at this family cottage that comes with three bedrooms and facilities such as a kitchen, dining area and living area as well as an outdoor patio, a nice place to enjoy the tranquility of the surroundings. You can also have a BBQ on the patio. Playgrounds, eateries and shops are around the corner and it takes only 10 minutes to drive to Lake Opuha.

Denmark Street Cottage
Fairlie, Canterbury, New Zealand
227 reviews
Entire house 4 Beds 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms
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Amenities & Room:
all necessary amenities were provided which made our family stay very comfortable
wifi and some cable tv was a bonus
a large comfortable cottage with a well equipped kitchen and all cooking facilities
nice and big cottage (3 bedrooms with twin beds) with also a nice backyard
our fairlie accommodation was excellent - clean comfortable and all of the amenities we needed
clean and a spacious house
nice clean and warm place to stay
a very clean and welcoming place to stay
very nice and clean place
nice space very clean
fantastic experience and friendly host
really awesome host who helped us a lot we really appreciate her hospitality
large and beautiful house the host is friendly and helpful
also maree is a fantastic host - very friendly and responsive
maree was a very friendly host and we appreciated her tips on a number of matters
great location with a few food options within walking distance
good location and specious house
great location and very easy check in
easy walk distance to the town centre
maree's place is incredibly well located in beautiful fairlie
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7. A tiny house among beautiful large trees (from USD 80)

Welcome to this tiny house that is comfortable enough to accommodate up to five guests by providing three beds and one private bathroom. You can sit back and enjoy a relaxed time in the main living area or you can also use the music room or the library and grab a book to kill time. You can also use the kitchen in the morning. You should rent a bike or take a walk in the surroundings and enjoy the peaceful retreat offered by nature through the mountains and rural setting.

Nga Punawai
Fairlie , Canterbury, New Zealand
229 reviews
Private room in bed and breakfast 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
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it is warm in winter the sunrise and sunset view from the living room is amazing too
very comfortable bed and superb breakfast
lovely fireplace spacious rooms modern bathrooms awesome balcony sprawling compound
my kid loves the friendly dogs and cat and the musician room
beautiful furnitur in the room with a new bathroom
amazing stylish inspiring clean very spacious house
everything is clean and the bedrooms have owne bathrooms
the room is great spacious and clean
firstly the bedroom and bathroom were spacious comfortable and clean - perfect
very clean characterful home and in a quiet location
great breakfast provided by very accommodating hosts
they are so friendly and support us
friendly hosts and a beautiful old farmhouse
warm and friendly hosts
nick and lisa are wonderful hosts and made us feel very welcome
peaceful location and homely and welcoming experience
a wonderfully quirky hidden away place to stay
lovely house nice and quiet location
we had a great stay at lisa & nick's place
beautiful and peaceful away from the swarms of tourists and busses
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8. A homely cottage (from USD 53)

Feel at home and enjoy the best of nature as you stay at this cottage that boasts its mature garden. Whether you are enjoying Fairlie by yourself or with a companion, this cottage can accommodate two people. You will get to sleep on a comfortable queen-sized bed that comes with an electric blanket. You will also have privacy as you have a private bathroom. Eateries and a supermarket are down the street and you can get to Lake Tekapo within 25 minutes by car.

Fairlie, Canterbury, New Zealand
183 reviews
Room in bed and breakfast 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
fantastic place it’s very cozy and comfortable to stay in this lovely cottage:)
we appreciate the breakfast prepared for us
the bedroom was like a hotel room only much better
the bed was comfortable there were sufficient amenities in the toilet and the house was clean too
stayed here for one night on our travels and had a wonderful evening and breakfast spread
her place was clean and tidy
the toilet is really clean and spacious
the place was spotless warm and comfortable
very comfortable and clean
the place was sparkling clean
amazing hospitality and great host
the host is super kind
perfect host couldn’t fault anything
lovely home beautiful garden & very welcoming & pleasant host
the advice she gave us is also helpful
close to the town centre ( easy walk) in a lovely country town
wow this place was more than expected
we found judy's place a great place to stay
a cosy place with a beautiful garden
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9. A 100-year-old villa

Spend a romantic vacation in Fairlie by staying at this villa that is older than all of us. Enjoy a large and spacious bedroom that is equipped with a comfortable bed that ensures a good rest at night. To make your vacation even more romantic, turn on the Victorian fireplace and spend the night on the sofa observing the crackling fire. Other facilities that you can enjoy include essentials and a shared bathroom. Mount Dobson is a great place to go to during winter and when it is summer, visit Lake Opuha that can be reached within 15 minutes by car.

100 Year Old Character Villa
392 reviews
Private room 1 Bed 2 Guests

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10. A friendly farmhouse

Enjoy a warm stay as you book a room at this friendly farmhouse. As a guest, you will have your own bedroom where privacy is guaranteed. Feel free to roam around the house and use available facilities such as a living room, dining room and kitchen. When it is winter time, you can use the hot tub to warm yourself. And, when it is hot during the summer, soak in the swimming pool. In the morning, you will be served a continental breakfast. The lakes and mountains are all around you when it comes to Fairlie, so be sure to enjoy the nature.

Fairlie Friendly Farmhouse #1
Ashwick Flat, Canterbury, New Zealand
305 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

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Relax, refresh and have the ultimate nature retreat in Fairlie

The picturesque town of Fairlie is the best in Canterbury if you are seeking the ultimate getaway in between nature. Don’t think twice about your next vacation destination as it should be Fairlie!

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