Oamaru has lots to offer visitors! It is the largest town in North Otago, in the South Island of New Zealand. It is a popular place to see penguins, heritage buildings, and public gardens. The town prospered in the late 19th century so, many buildings were built from local limestone, making it a beautiful town to explore. It also has great shopping and stunning hotels! It is a great place to relax with a coffee or visit the Sunday farmer’s market. Whatever you are interested in, Oamaru has something for you. Want a homey experience during your holiday here? For comfy accommodation that will make you feel at home while ensuring a memorable time, you can book any of the Bookabach holiday homes or Airbnbs. To discover more about them, continue reading for the top Airbnb vacation rentals in Oamaru, New Zealand.
This charming Airbnb accommodation in Oamaru is only a leisurely stroll away from tourist attractions such as Victorian Precinct, Oamaru Blue Penguin Colony, and Steampunk HQ.
Best suited for two guests, the one-bedroom rental along with cozy accommodation also offers its visitors ample opportunities for walking and biking around the fantastic trails that surround it. The unique interior of this Airbnb is set in the 18th century and features retro-futuristic art and steampunk furnishings. Guests can enjoy living their steampunk fantasy inside the loft that accurately pictures a modern world just as the Victorians might have envisioned.
A queen-sized bed offers a restful night of sleep after a long day of exploring. A well-appointed kitchen also awaits should you want to fix meals. If you are not up for cooking, you can head to the nearby eateries such as Cucina or Riverstone Kitchen for a quick bite.
Top guest reviewslovely apartment - definitely steampunk but not too much very well equipped and comfortableamazing bathroom with perfect shower pressurealso the bedding was luxurious and great water pressure in the shower incrediblethe house is clean and cozythe loft was stunning clean and comfortableeverything is at only 5 minutes drive the bathroom is spacious and the shower is clean and huge
Host:jan was the perfect hostwhen i needed to make a last minute schedule change she was flexible and responsiveRead more reviewsthe location is greatthe location was brilliantexcellent location and so quietonly a 10 minute walk to the grocery store and a wonderful kitcheneasily walkable down into town and close to a few useful places to eat/buy groceries
This sprawling bungalow awaits you and is an ideal choice, especially if you are traveling in a group of six. The family-friendly holiday accommodation in Oamaru features three bedrooms and has comfy beds for a full night’s rest. A crib and high chair are also provided for infants and toddlers. The air-conditioned interior is elegantly designed with modern furniture and warm lighting. Bathed in sunlight during the day, the bright and airy rooms lend a cheerful vibe to the place. An internet connection is furnished inside that lets you stay in touch with folks back home.
Out on the sunkissed patio, guests can relax with a drink in hand and spend a tranquil afternoon amidst a scenic landscape. Free car parking facilities are available on the premises of this long-term rental.
Top guest reviewsRead more reviewsclean quiet and comfortableclean warm comfortable place to staya beautiful house which was spotlessly clean in a peaceful settingwe loved staying here beautiful place clean & cosyexcellent stay very clean newly renovated and good for families
Inside this holiday home in Oamaru, guests will find two spacious bedrooms offering optimal comfort in a sunny environment. Both beds are super king-size which can, in turn, be split into two large single beds. Just let the host know what you prefer upon booking! There is a well-equipped kitchen, offering a microwave, fridge, toaster, and more! There is no functioning oven. Coffee and tea are available. There is a dining area to enjoy your meals in. The bathroom has laundry facilities as well so it is easy to keep things clean. The living room offers a comfortable sofa and beautiful views! For those traveling by car, parking is available. Just a short walk away are many attractions, restaurants, and cafes.
Top guest reviewsgood amenities comfortable and cleangreat location and lovely views from lounge room looking over the baythe king bed is very very comfortableaccurate listing of apartment extremely cosy great bedding fully equipped kitchenfacilities are very functional and kitchenware are super handyvery clean and neatnice tidy and clean apartmentfantastic place immaculately clean and tidynice and clean and modern insidethe apartment is clean and comfortable
Host:yuriko is a great host and very helpfulyuriko is a great host highly recommendshe really is a super hostyuriko is very helpful and provided us with useful local tipsthe hosts were amazing in communicating with usRead more reviewsthe location is greatgood location a 10 minute walk into towngreat place well located you can walk to the penguinsreally good location very close to the town centregood location as well
This nice apartment sleeps four people. It has a queen bed in a separate bedroom and a sofa bed in the living room. There is a fully-equipped kitchen that makes it convenient to cook at home. The living room, kitchen, and dining room have an open plan. Fast wifi and a TV are also available here. There is seating out front, which is a great place to soak in beautiful views. For those traveling by car, parking is available. Cafes, restaurants, and many sights are within walking distance The hosts live about ten minutes away and are available to answer any questions.
Top guest reviewsamazing apartment with stunning vieweasy to get to great view very comfortablestylish space plenty of room and a great view overlooking the cityfell in love with the view the minute i enter the apartmentgreat flat lovely interior and great to enjoy breakfast with view of sea and harbour from bay windowvery clean and convenientvery clean and tidyclean convenient and as picturednice and overall clean placesuper clean and a very nice place
Host:thank you for your hostrick is a very responsive hostrick is very responsive and will answer any questions promptlyrick was so helpful through the whole booking process and beyondrick is also helpful and communicableRead more reviewscute little place close to everythinglocation very nice & close to towna good location and very well equippedcomfortable bed and nice locationgreat location as you can walk to most of the restaurants and main attractions from the bnb
For a unique Airbnb stay, consider booking a place a tad bit far from the hustle and bustle of the city. Enjoy staying at a rural farm area with a stunning studio apartment with a front patio best for morning coffee sessions overlooking the stunning greenery. Small friend groups or families can enjoy a good night’s rest on a king bed and a sofabed, alongside basic amenities which include a hot tub, free parking, hot water, and heating to name a few. Other features of the space include a small kitchenette with basic breakfast cookware and dishware, as well as an extendable sofabed for couples traveling with the extra company. The property is located on an actual farm where guests may even come across cows, pigs, sheep, and ghosts roaming the area; truly a unique homestay to remember.
Top guest reviewsamazing views and super cozyno a/c but there was a desk fan which was greatwell worth the price you pay it comes with a lovely view of the animals and the best bedin the morning time we set outside to have our breakfast enjoyed the view and sunshinethe cottage was clean and so cozy - filled with natural light and pretty accentsthe guest house was very clean and cozya very well-equipped and clean placeit’s quite clean and cozyclean and tidy great for our one nightplace was clean comfortable and thoughtfully designed
Host:sarah is such a friendly hostvery welcoming and helpful hostseverything was perfect sarah is a super host thank youour hosts were friendly and approachable without being intrusive in any waysays it all lovely hosts as much privacy as you want and beautiful sceneryRead more reviewslovely studio in a great locationso close to town and easy access to wherever you need to goit is a great place to come close to naturethe location is great and on a quiet roadthe farm location was perfect for a quiet and relaxing get away
This home is a 1940s bungalow that sits among lush greenery. Here, guests will be able to see 82 species of roses! The place has two cozy rooms with double beds. It is a self-contained place, so guests will have it entirely to themselves. The host may stay in the caravan outside during some seasons. The indoor fireplace keeps the bungalow cozy and warm in the winter months. There are air conditioning and heating, though, regardless of the season, it is a comfortable place. All linens and towels are provided. A TV is available for entertainment after long days of exploring and adventuring. A kitchen is available for cooking meals easily at home. For those traveling by car, there is free parking on the property.
Top guest reviewsthe rooms were nicely heated at night as wellthe heater was already in when we came in can def recommend staying there :)brian greeted me and checked up on me ensuring there were extra heaters in case i got coldbrian’s accommodation is so comfortable and cozylovely cottage garden comfortable beds excellent facilities in the kitchen handy to townvery clean and tidy strongly recommendedpretty old school but clean & tidythe house is also beautiful clean and comfortablealways clean and tidy and great value for moneythe room is clean and tidysence of time
Host:nice host and good placenice place and wonderful hosta very friendly hostgreat place wonderful host great valuebrian is a great host and enjoyed our stay at his placeRead more reviewsnice location close to citythe location is good tooit’s located close to the attractionswarm comfortable home close to towngreat good value place close to town quiet
This character bungalow offers lovely views of the sea and the city. It has a great location, just five minutes on foot from the historic area and town center, as well as the Blue Penguins. There are two large bedrooms with comfortable double beds. Another third room is smaller with two single beds, ideal for children. The kitchen has lots of character and everything necessary to cook meals at home. The apartment is private to only guests, offering a private, comfortable escape. Hosts do not live nearby but are just a phone call away.
Top guest reviewsbeautiful cottage thoughtfully renovated with comfortable bedding and furnishings in beautiful historic oamarustanding in the living room we enjoyed a gorgeous sunrise and the stunning sea viewevery room is a picture and has great views over the baysuper comfy beds and excellent heating - and did i mention the view? wowdelightful cottage with extremely comfortable beds and fantastic views over the port areabig and clean spacevery tidy clean and comfortablethe house is very clean and tidyanna’s place is lovely clean and fantasticwell equipped and very clean
Host:anna sure is a super hostanna was so responsive and helpfulanna was very kind to take us on after another reservation was cancelledbtw anna is a really nice host 5 stars for anna and her comfy homeanna was a very good host prompt in communicating and gave good instructionsRead more reviewsthe location is very goodgreat location on a quiet streetanna house is so cute and in the perfect locationgreat location very easy to walk into the centrea perfect location close to everything key in oamaru
This private room is in the home of a warm kiwi family. Guest have full use of everything in the house. There are two rooms listed, so if two couples or a family are coming, this could be an ideal spot! The room has one double bed and one king-sized single bed. Wifi is available throughout the house for guest use. Guests are also welcome to use the kitchen and dining areas as well as the two large lounges. TV and Sky TV are available in all rooms. There are a separate toilet and shower room just for guest use. Laundry is complimentary as well, so don’t worry about packing enough clothes! The hosts offer two bikes for guest use as well. The town center is ten minutes away by car, which is advisable for staying here. A restaurant, bar, and bowling alley are within a ten-minute walk.
Top guest reviewsthe shower os so nice and bubbles is lovelybeds were very comfortablethe beds were amazing leanne was extremely friendly and the house itself was welcomingvery comfy and nice bedroom the two beds are great if you travel with a friendcomfortable beds and beautiful housenice house clean and comfortableeverything was clean and tidyclean and comfortable homethe house is clean and cozythe house was clean and cozy
Host:the hosts are greatthe owner is super niceleanne was a nice host she made us feel at homegreat host great roomleanne is a great hostRead more reviewssuper clean and beautiful house the location is very close to the penguins colonywe loved our stay at leanne's placegreat place to stay in oamaru
Cape View Cottage is a self-contained studio that sleeps two guests. It is on private farmland, offering stunning views in a peaceful environment. The town center is only five minutes away. A recreational reserve with biking and walking paths is right across the road. The cottage has a comfortable queen-sized bed. A kitchen with cooking facilities is also inside. Coffee and tea are provided. The deck stretches out over three sides of the cabin offering great views at any time of the day. A TV is available, along with unlimited wifi. Hosts will be there to greet visitors and tell them about the area.
Top guest reviewsvery comfortable stunning views and locationthe cottage was comfortable and had almost anything you could needbasic bathroom & cooking necessities provided & bonus tomato chutney was yummythe photo explains exactly what looks like the roomwonderful relaxing and comfortable cottageextremely clean and tidybeds are clean and comfortablegreat place very clean tidy and warmthe room is very clean and comfortableeverything is very clean
Host:host was most helpful considering our time restraintsjudy is a great hosthost really helpful in local tipsfantastic hosts and friendly inquisitive animalsjudy is a great hostRead more reviewsnice location close to townthis scenic farm (a 5 min drive to the city) was an ideal place to staywe so enjoyed being out in the country but still so close to townjudy’s place is so beautiful and relaxingjudy’s house is a very good place
Here is a private room in a home that is close to the center. It is a great place for couples, solo travelers, or business travelers. There are two types of rooms available - either with a queen bed or one with two singles. Guests do not have access to the kitchen, but all other essentials are provided. Breakfast is provided as well. Wifi is available so it’s easy to keep in touch with people back home or plan for other parts of your trip. For those traveling by car, free parking is available.
Top guest reviewsthey set up a beautiful room for us with a front yard view which we enjoyed very muchwe appreciated the breakfast spread in the morning toothe room is clean and tidy and vanessa has even prepared some fresh flowers in the roomwe also enjoyed her breakfastfresh flowers in room and she also gave us some lemons off their treeeverything was clean and comfyeverything was very cleanit was clean and spaciousit is very clean and comfortable housetoilet and shower are clean too
Host:hosts great with advice and suggestionsthe host is very friendlythey were great hosts and kind peoplethey were very accommodating and made sure we very comfortablefriendly home in suburbs of oamaruRead more reviewsgood location and lovely house recommendvanessa’s place is an awesome locationgood location easy to find comfortable room with great sunshinewarm rooms great breakfast and you get a discount at the station wok chinese restaurantgreat host and location would like to recommend to all travelers
This place is all about the views! They look out over the town and out to the sea. The location is ideal as well, as the town center is close and many activities are within walking distance. It is a cozy place that is great for couples, solo travelers, and business travelers. The room is at the back of the house with access to the terrace. A bathroom is right next to the room. The rental has a small couch, and chairs outside to make use of. There are hooks to hang coats, but no wardrobe is in this room. There is the option to assemble a portable clothes-rack if needed. Guests can make full use of the kitchen and lounge area. The host works all day, so guests may have the house to themselves a lot. But the host is available to offer suggestions and ideas as needed. Do note, a cat also lives here.
Allen’s Eden is a private room in a family home. It offers fantastic views of the mountains and optimal comfort. There is a comfortable queen-sized bed that ensures guests will sleep well. The room opens out into a back garden and patio with seating. Access to the room is both internal and external through a private entryway. Tea and coffee supplies will be available in the room. Guests will also have access to their own shower and toilet. The kitchen, dining, and lounge areas are available to guests but are shared with the hosts. For those traveling by car, parking is available.
Top guest reviewsbig room downstairs with lovely garden viewscozy bed with a great view in a lovely gardenjohn has a very impressive collection of bottles you can peruse outside the roomyou will be welcomed and will enjoy the private warm space and lovely breakfastvery comfortable warm home wonderful breakfast and great conversationclean and tiny roomclean bathroom very worththe room is very clean and cosydorothy & john's place was clean cute and cozythe place is clean and tidy and cozy
Host:amazing hosts welcoming and warmhosts are very friendlythank you for their kind advice and breakfastthanks you lovely hostswonderful hosts we loved it :) xRead more reviewslocation is great room spacy and bed very confortablegreat place to spend the nighta great place to staya good place to stay with a nice comfy bedexcellent place to stay beautiful garden
This accommodation in Oamaru, New Zealand, is a private room in a home close to town. There are two rooms that are available for rent here. The house has nice views and a lovely garden. In the room is a comfortable queen bed. Guests have access to the entire house. There are a washing machine and dryer in case any laundry needs to be done. Linens are all provided by the hosts. An indoor fireplace keeps things cozy in the winter. There is wifi available as well. Guests can also use the kitchen to prepare meals.
Top guest reviewsgreat wifi and well equipped kitchenlovely spacious house with lovely views and comfy bedthe room was big and the view was great from the windowgreat house (nice view from up there) easy-going host great bedspacious and comfortable house only a short drive from the penguin colonythe bedroom was clean and quiet the bathroom was very clean toonice clean place to staynice clean and convenient place to staythe room is clean and tidy with a comfortable bedbed room and house are very clean and comfortable :-)
Host:ross was a fantastic hostross is an amazing hostross was such a great hostross is very friendly and helpful hostross is a great host highly recommendedRead more reviewshome close to "old oamaru"and comfortablegreat location and super hostgood location close to downtown and the blue penguin view sitegreat room and only a short walk from the town centregreat location & a lovely host
Lots to see and do
Oamaru has plenty to offer, no matter your interests! It has sightseeing, shopping, and penguins. So if you are planning a trip here, be sure to take a look at these top ten Airbnb vacation rentals for the best stay possible.
Frequently asked questions about Airbnb vacation rentals in Oamaru, New Zealand
1. Which Airbnb vacation rentals in Oamaru have nice views?
If you are keen on staying in an Airbnb vacation rental that offers nice views of the surrounding landscape during your holiday in Oamaru, you can consider this rental that has two spacious bedrooms with beautiful views or this quirky studio with farmland views for four guests.
2. Which Airbnb vacation rentals in Oamaru have parking?
Most of the Airbnb vacation rentals in Oamaru provide car parking facilities on the premises. You can check out the best ones such as this beautiful house with family-friendly amenities, this private room, this self-contained apartment with ocean views, or this quirky studio with farmland views for four guests for on-site parking.
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