Rent a holiday home, apartment or cottage in Christchurch from just £18 per night
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Popular holiday rental amenities in Christchurch
Accommodation options can be selected based on the amenities they offer. Just above, you will find the total number of rentals that offer a specific amenity in Christchurch. HomeToGo's data reveals that internet and TVs are the most commonly offered features in Christchurch. Plan your holidays in advance if you want to go fishing or you like to end your days curled up by the fire. There are just 58 listed properties including fishing and 70 rentals with fireplaces.
The Weather in Christchurch
- Rainy days
Check out our climate diagram to find the perfect month for your holidays. During January, maximum temperatures climb above 22°. No heat wave is expected in July, when minimum average temperatures usally hit a 1° low. The rainiest month is September, while the driest month is February.
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Accommodation options for your holiday in Christchurch
944 out of the 15 listed properties in Christchurch are hotel rooms. In other words, they make up more than a fifth of the property types there (22.85%). The standard size of hotel rooms in Christchurch is 41 m², with a median price of £109 per night. Furthermore, hotel rooms are great for couples and small groups, since most can welcome 3 holidaymakers. Apartment rentals are the other most available accommodation option in Christchurch. These properties cost £135 per night , on average, and have an average size of 82 m².
Enjoy laidback Christchurch, New Zealand with a cosy holiday letting
A young city in transition, Christchurch has risen stoically from the aftermath of the 2010 and 2011 earthquakes. Today it's home to exciting festivals, culinary delights and a little something for everyone. Summer here runs from December to February, and is the perfect time to book a holiday cottage and explore all of Christchurch's wonders.
What are the best places to discover the arts and culture of Christchurch?
Art and Culture, New Zealand Style
With the original Christchurch Cathedral currently undergoing repair, inventive locals have built a Transitional Cathedral in Latimer Square from cardboard. Numerous events are organised here. The Canterbury Museum's exhibits span across colonial history, Māori art, Antarctic exploration and more.
Meanwhile, life-like replicas of fighting planes trace the history of New Zealand's Air Force at the Air Force Museum. A horse-drawn carriage ride awaits in a recreated Edwardian township at the Ferrymead Heritage Park. The Christchurch experience is complete with a historic tram ride, and punting on the Avon River.
What are the best activities for families in Christchurch?
Kid's Day Out!
Christchurch's International Antarctic Centre thrills the little ones with cute penguins, simulated polar weather and a Hagglund All-Terrain Vehicle ride.
Escape the city for the day and drive down to the Arthur's Pass National Park. There are several short, easy walks close to town offering incredible mountain views. The highly-rejuvenating Hanmer Springs is just north of Christchurch and well worth a visit. Walks through wooded forest trails, plus mountain and quad-biking is also possible here.
What are the best events and festivals in Christchurch?
A Lively Cultural Calendar
The SummerTimes Festival at Hagley Park hosts art, music, BBQs and sporting events, much of it free. Clowns, jugglers and circus acts from around the world arrive in Christchurch for January's World Buskers Festival, and this is followed by the Festival of Romance around Valentine's Day.
If you're in town for Guy Fawkes Night on November 5, you'll catch a brilliant firework display at the New Brighton Pier. If you're in town during August, you'll catch the thrilling Carnival Week celebrations.
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