Top 11 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Haast, New Zealand - Updated 2023

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Comprised of 2,500 kilometers (1,553 miles) worth of awe-inspiring coastline, panoramic outdoor and majesty flora and fauna, Haast in New Zealand offers a diversified range of attractions and recreational ventures alike. From Lake Moeraki to Knights Point Lookout, Haast offers locals and visitors alike the opportunity to drink in staple New Zealand attractions, right along the edge of the water itself. And with a variety of upscale hospitality ventures, you can effectively pair the full Haast package with heartwarming accommodations, for the complete vacation package unmatched anywhere in New Zealand. From one Airbnb vacation rental to the next, you’ll discover a fully varied array of stays, no matter your individual preferences or your financial parameters. Check out our official vacation rental recommendations below!

1. Rewarding countryside estate (from USD 118)

Find yourself enjoying life right along the edge of the Makarora River, when you take to this unique estate along the water. Together with one other lucky guest, you will enjoy this concise stay, one that comes available at a price tag that’s easily worth the investment, without compromising on comfort and quality. With one bedroom, as well as a private bathroom on the premises, you have all of your immediate needs accounted for. Amenities like laundry provisions and living essentials, together with wireless Internet access, a patio, grilling facilities and free parking onsite, this stay in the country is easy to find, and even easier to enjoy!

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Makarora, Otago, New Zealand
24.14 km (15.0 mi) from Fantail Falls
283 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 0 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beautiful views and comfortable accommodations
her place is cozy with a great view of nature and the mountains
a comfortable studio with wonderful views
lovely comfortable place with great amenities and peaceful beautiful surroundings
the apartment has everything you need and great wifi
the room is clean massive and very thoughtfully done up
clean and comfortable room couldn't ask for more
the accommodation was spotless and spacious and had everything we required for a very comfortable stay
very comfortable and clean
the room was very very clean
lovely host and dogs
bridget is a great host
bridget is an amazing host
bridget was a great host
bridget is a lovely host and took care of everything we needed
the location is beautiful
fantastic location for hikes in the region
beautiful location ideal for an overnight stay
beautiful location on the river
the location is really peaceful and close to some great walks in the bush
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2. Views of the local mountains (from USD 92)

If you’re looking for a stay that awards you and other guests with panoramic sights right from expansive windows, this is the Airbnb vacation rental you want to make your own. Welcome to a stay that features views of the mountains nearby, an accommodation that can comfortably provide three guests with upscale, comfortable hospitality. Two beds, paired with a private bathroom in a well-lit space, make the vacation itself well worth your effort and investment alike. Laundry provisions, as well as free parking on the premises and a workspace for laptop use, round out a stay perfect for travelers of all ages.

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Makarora, Otago, New Zealand
21.37 km (13.3 mi) from Fantail Falls
182 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Private room in farm stay 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very comfortable chalet with great views of the mountains
the local information folder available in the room was especially good complete with bird id photos
great accommodation with excellent bread and condiments for breakfast along with juice and coffee plunger- a nice touch
the room was very spacious and had a nice deck with a great view
kenna and rick's cottage was quiet and comfortable warm and cosy with great views of the snow capped mountains
clean and tidy space
everything was spotlessly clean
spotlessly clean and bed was super comfortable
the bathroom was very clean as well
very friendly and great comfy clean accommodation
kenna and rick were very nice hosts
kenna is a great host
kenna was a lovely helpful host
kenna was a very welcoming host after our drive from fox glacier
kenna was a thoughtful host who made us feel welcome yet left us our privacy
this is a great location close to haast pass
if you want to get away from any hustle then this would be a great location
the cabin is comfortable and cute but its the location that really makes it special
nice cabin on the farm near hiking and corner store
gorgeous rural location surrounded by mountains
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3. Mountainside stay with breakfast (from USD 91)

A modest stay in Haast with a welcoming price tag, one that allows you to take in all of the conveniences of home without an unduly high cost, this Airbnb vacation rental offers equal parts relaxation and simple luxury. Up to three travelers will easily find a home on the premises, at a location renowned by recent guests for its cleanliness. Take in sweeping views of the mountains from your expansive windows, at an estate that also features both wireless internet access and free parking. Better yet, there’s a continental breakfast offered each and every morning, so you can start your day the right way in New Zealand! Whether you’re hiking in the mountains or falling in love with your property’s interiors, this Airbnb vacation rental offers an excellent deal for the associated price.

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Makarora, Otago, New Zealand
21.24 km (13.2 mi) from Fantail Falls
117 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Private room in guest suite 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 0 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
gorgeous views from the rooms and entire property
a lovely little room in the mountains with a spectacular view
this is a great air bnb the breakfast was great
great amenities a nice hot shower even with good shampoo and body wash
well appointed comfortable room lovely views up and down the valley
everything was clean and warm
it is clean and warm and friendly
the space was clean pleasant and quiet
everything was super clean and the landscape is breathtaking
the room was very clean and we had all what we needed
friendly and welcoming host
lovely hosts and we enjoyed out time
kenna and rick were great hosts
the host was very friendly and gave us lot of info on nearby walks
they were very friendly and helpful
great location and easy to find
kenna & ricks's place was a great location to stop
just as described nice location and a very nice room
nice little place and a very nice location
a great place to break your journey down the west coast
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4. Affordable Haast chalet (from USD 79)

For those who prioritize affordability, this chalet is the perfect option for you. Two guests can easily stay in this one-bedroom estate, one at an affordable rate that can make comfortable Haast hospitality your own. Close to local attractions that include retail venues and the center of town alike, this Airbnb vacation rental is also characterized by amenities that include heating, a television, living essentials and more. Stop by the local supermarket to stock up on all the items you need for a wonderful stay in Haast, and gear up for lifelong memories! From the couches to the carpet, this simply furnished stay offers you comfort well within your price range.

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Haast, West Coast, New Zealand
35.4 km (22.0 mi) from Fantail Falls
476 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
as stated no wifi but this was not a problem for us
everything you need and it was nice not having wifi for once
there is no wifi; but we only spent one night and this is not a problem for us
big room with comfortable bed and sofa
the heater and comfortable bed led to a great night’s sleep
impeccably clean and tidy
the chalet is spotless clean with a super shower
super clean and spacious place
spotlessly clean and very well appointed
very clean and well equipped
lovely place and friendly host
she was genuine and kind
comfy bed and super nice host
she is extremely welcoming and helpful
robyn was a great host
great location if you're passing through haast
good location right next to supermarket + restaurant
easy walk to shop and local pub/eatery
it was within easy walking distance of the local pub and convenience store
if you find yourself in haast robyn’s place is really awesome and an easy walk to the bus stop
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5. Unique barn stay in Haast (from USD 118)

Four guests will spread out across two individual bedrooms at this accommodation in New Zealand. Stay close to local sights and sounds, as well as wide open recreational spaces, where you’re surrounded by mountains beset by clear skies overhead. Three beds provide each person more than enough space to spread out, at a stay that also comes complete with a private bathroom. This unique barn stay also comes fitted with a series of valuable amenities, including heating, laundry provisions, wireless internet access, and a workspace conducive for laptop work. There’s also an indoor fireplace on the premises, the perfect place to relax after a productive day exploring the region! Enjoy free parking on the premises, at this unique barn stay in Haast.

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Makarora, Otago, New Zealand
26.53 km (16.5 mi) from Fantail Falls
498 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
amazing views and a very cozy space
a truely brilliant experience million dollar views cozy cabin with everything and more
comfortable stay delicious coffee and breakfast and great hosts
no room is without a view and the hosts are beyond lovely
the beds were comfy and they had several different options for breakfast which was great
sparkling clean perfect view
the place is spacious and clean very unique experience
great facilities very clean
rustic but extremely clean cottage full of character and homely feel
it’s sparkling clean cosy but at the same time equipped with everything that we need
they were super friendly and helpful hosts
lovely hosts and would recommend to everyone
great hosts and lovely place highly recommended
the hosts went beyond what was expected to make you feel welcome
pete was really friendly and showed us everything
close to beautiful walks
fantastic location for summer and winter
the location of this stay was wonderful
fantastic hut in a beautiful location
definitely want to stay here again beautiful location as as well
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6. Comfortable one-bedroom suite for two with Sky TV and Vodafone (from USD 47)

Travelers visiting New Zealand to see the beautiful Haast River Valley can stay at a nearby homestay with a Kiwi to help you get acquainted with the area. The Nest hosted by Sheri is best for couples looking for a private bedroom for a few nights in Jackson Bay. This property has a queen bed with amenities like cable TV, heating, wifi, hot water, and a washer for those who packed light and wish to do laundry. This part of New Zealand is a quiet neighborhood that used to be a timber milling village and houses which is now a community filled with privately owned homes. Guests can easily get around as the location is 25 minutes away from Lake Ellery and Jackson Bay via car. Hannah’s Beach is just five minutes from the property and is a great place to spend afternoons and early morning sunrise walks.

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Jackson Bay, West Coast, New Zealand
44.93 km (28.0 mi) from Fantail Falls
108 reviews   Wifi Available
Private room in guest suite 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room was lovely and spacious
theres a huge tv and movies to watch
very warm and comfortable stay for a night in transit
the room was lovely cosy and warm very welcoming
the room is nice and cozy
very clean private accommodation
the place is nice cleaned and cozy
nice clean room for us to stay in
nice stay in a quiet and clean place
very comfortable bed place was very clean
sheri was a fantastic host
sheri was a very accommodating and welcoming host
sheri was lovely and accommodating
sheri was friendly and welcoming
the hosts were very friendly
great location close to beach for sunset
nice place in beautiful spot near the beach
it was good value for the location
perfect location if you wanna visit jackson's bay just few minutes away from the ocean
awesome location near the beach just a quick drive from haast or jackson bay
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7. Entire Haast cabin

A true Haast cabin in the heart of New Zealand, this Airbnb vacation rental brings a new meaning to affordable value. Comfortable bedding will provide you with restful closure at the conclusion of each and every day spent in New Zealand. And with a single bedroom and bathroom, plus amenities that include a kitchen, television and living essentials, there’s nothing else to the recipe for terrific hospitality in Haast. Located right on a farm, the cabin itself is serviced by friendly hosts, who can recommend where to eat in the center of town, and what to see whenever you’re in the region!

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Haast, West Coast, New Zealand
35.69 km (22.2 mi) from Fantail Falls
35 reviews  
Entire cabin 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

8. Haast cottage by the mountains

Bring the entire family together for a wonderful time spent in Haast, New Zealand with the help of this comfortable Airbnb vacation rental property. With five individual beds and a private bathroom, plus ample amenities that includes living essentials, a workspace for laptops, laundry provisions, heating and more, this estate delivers a value that easily surpasses its modest price tag. You’ll find yourself the privileged recipient of well-lit interiors and selectively modern furnishings. Check out Mount Aspiring National Park nearby. Altogether, this cottage by the mountains is an easy excuse for the full Haast experience, together with any other friends or family members you want to accompany you!

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21.22 km (13.2 mi) from Fantail Falls
81 reviews  
Entire house 5 Beds 8 Guests

9. Private lodge room

Two lucky guests will find wonderful views of the great Haast outdoors, as soon as you venture outside of your front door. This Airbnb vacation rental typified by amenities like free parking on the premises, a first aid kit, workspace conducive for laptop work, wireless internet access and more, you’ll have everything you need for a memorable stay. From the complimentary breakfast available onsite to the living essentials and laundry provisions, your accommodations are already optimized for your enjoyment. Venture into the local mountains, or stay and enjoy the estate itself!

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Makarora, Otago, New Zealand
26.51 km (16.5 mi) from Fantail Falls
53 reviews  
Private room in bed and breakfast 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the view in the room and lodge is amazing
the room is private and has a great view
the rooms are gorgeous private and spacious with breath taking views of pete's mountain and the surrounding countryside
this is not just any other bed and breakfast - what pete and janine offer is a brilliant experience
they are natural at ease so helpful and keen to make your stay relaxed and comfortable
the room was clean and comfortable
the room was very clean and comfortable and again with a beathtaking view
the host was so helpful with tips and jokes
first the hosts are great
amazing hosts and great good
great host and excellent cook pete
such kind and amazing hosts
stunning location beautiful house awesome host
location was excellent and the scenery from our room was spectacular
this place was by miles the best b and b we have ever stayed in
we slept so well in this place
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10. Unrivaled views of the sea

This private room at a bed and breakfast allows you to begin your day on the right note, not to mention your proximity to local recreation that includes hiking, mountaineering and more. At this stay, an Airbnb vacation rental that can comfortably accommodate up to two guests, you’re provided the ideal outlet for relaxation. Especially perfect for a couple looking to enjoy some quality time together in New Zealand, this property features wonderful views of the sea nearby, and you’re never far from walking along the coast itself! Amenities onsite include living essentials, together with a television, wireless Internet access and much more.

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Haast, West Coast, New Zealand
42.49 km (26.4 mi) from Fantail Falls
108 reviews  
Private room in bed and breakfast 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we received vouchers for 300mb of free wifi each
my room was extremely nice and the view was spectacular
very comfortable with lovely touches like the flowers in our room
there are welcoming communal areas and breakfast seating with great views
the rooms have french doors opening onto a small outdoor area with seating which is a nice touch
very clean and tidy
wonderful place and spotlessly clean
our room was clean and super comfortable
exactly as described the accommodation was clean and very comfortable
neroli's place was as clean and comfortable as promised
lovely home & host
neroli was a lovely host she made us feel very welcomed and her home is stylishly furnished
great host with plenty of recommendations for the area
neroli was a wonderful host
lovely b&b and great hosts
excellent location and very comfortable all round
a very beautiful b&b situated close to the water
peaceful location for overnight or longer stay
the location is really peaceful and the accommodation is immaculate
neroli’s place is beautiful and so is the location
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11. Haast riverside escape

Travel with your entire family, or with a large group of friends, when you stay at this estate right by the river. Join six other esteemed guests, as you enjoy an Airbnb vacation rental that features four individual beds, as well as the necessary bathroom provisions. Together with both living essentials and laundry items, this estate also offers guests amenities that include television and an indoor fireplace, so you can relax onsite after a busy day getting to know the region. You also have fantastic access to the nearby beach, so that you can dip your toes into cool waters, or simply walk along the coast, whenever you feel up to it. Check out the center of town close by, or relax onsite for a time well spent!

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Karangarua, West Coast, New Zealand
63.0 km (39.2 mi) from Fantail Falls
166 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 3 Beds 7 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 7

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we did appreciate the wifi and nice bedding
having said that the wifi connection was great the bed was very comfortable & the sheets were lovely
wifi and netflix were a great bonus too
using the canoes in the river was a real treat and the kids enjoyed swimming there too
be comfortable with a wood stove as we were and in winter months and you'll be set
excellent communication and clean place to stay
nice clean bathroom and beds too
everything was clean and waiting for us when we got there
very quiet near the beach comfy beds clean linen and a nice space overall
the cottage was spacious clean and well-appointed
host is super kind and helpful
the hosts were warm and welcoming
hosts were fantastic
would suggest it’s time for the owners to spend some time & $ improving the house
hosts were care about us and helpful they lived village also but independent
loved the location in the middle of wilderness
great location close to unique beach
great location at great price
amazing location really rural and quiet
nicky's place is located wonderfully close to a wild west coast beach
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World-class vacation rentals around each corner

You’ll find world-class hospitality around virtually every corner in Haast, whenever you make any one of these memorable vacation rentals your own in New Zealand. From the terrific coastline to the awe-inspiring mountains nearby, Haast has so much to offer the casual traveler and the dedicated adventurer alike. Enjoy authentic outdoor recreation at a moment’s notice, when you adhere to our recommendations for Airbnb vacation rentals in Haast, New Zealand entirely worth the investment.

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