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.
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Whether it's for working remotely or streaming your favourite shows, internet access can be an indispensable amenity when it comes to choosing a holiday home. Check out HomeToGo's range of holiday lettings with WiFi in Christchurch and enjoy a fast and reliable internet connection during your stay.
Apartments and holiday lettings with a kitchen
Looking for self-catering accommodation in Christchurch? Find the perfect letting for you with our selection of Christchurch holiday rentals with kitchens. Well-appointed and equipped with plenty of cooking appliances, these holiday homes are great for self-catered stays.
Holiday lettings and apartments with air conditioning
Good weather while on holiday is always great - and it's a plus to be able to control the temperature in your accommodation too. Find holiday homes and apartments in Christchurch with air conditioning and cooling systems to ensure maximum comfort during your stay.
Popular holiday rental amenities in Christchurch
Above, you can find the most popular filters for Christchurch, as well as the number of holiday rentals which have the relevant amenity. In Christchurch, 3,234 accommodation types provide Internet. Consequently, if you can't imagine a holiday without internet, use the Internet filter to see these rentals. Plan your holidays in advance if you plan to go fishing or you want a letting with a sauna. There are just 69 listed rentals providing Fishing and 80 properties providing Sauna.
The Weather in Christchurch
Above are the weather conditions for Christchurch. During January, maximum temperatures climb above 22°. However, temperatures can go down to 1° in Christchurch in July. According to the climate diagram, September is the rainiest month of the year in Christchurch.
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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.
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.
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.
Information about holiday rentals in Christchurch
|🏡 Holiday homes available||3,585 properties|
|💳 Discounts available||up to 41%|
|🌙 Nightly prices from||£30|
|⭐ Popular amenities||Pets allowed, Internet and Balcony/Patio|
|🏊 Holiday rentals with pools||283 properties|
Frequently Asked Questions
How many holiday lets are available to rent in Christchurch?
Most of House rentals and Apartment rental are usually available during June in Christchurch.
What is the most popular holiday rental amenity in Christchurch?
Travellers planning trips to Christchurch usually search for Pets allowed, Internet, and Balcony/Patio as holiday home amenities.
How many holiday rentals in Christchurch have a pool?
Holiday homes with pools are 8 of all offers in Christchurch.
May i bring my pet while staying in a Christchurch holiday home?
Yes, there are 156 holiday apartments in Christchurch that allow pets with an average price of £123 per night.
What's the best time of year to travel to Christchurch?
February and March are the months with the least amount of rain in Christchurch.
How do I find discounts on holiday homes in Christchurch?
You can find great value holiday lets in Christchurch with the nightly price of a rental starting at just £30 - and HomeToGo has launched plenty of filters that make it quick and simple to locate the best deals. When thinking about the timing for a trip, you can use HomeToGo's flexible dates technology to quickly locate low-price timings and see discounts of as much as 41%. Moreover, HomeToGo's 'distance from' filter lets you locate top quality accommodation offers in lower-price, lesser-known spots that are just as close to the area of your choice, whether that's the coastline, a swimming lake, winter sports area or town centre. Book early to get the best of good availability and the best deals - and do so free from stress by utilising HomeToGo's 'free cancellation' filter when using the website or app.
What are the benefits of finding a holiday rental in Christchurch with HomeToGo?
From increased privacy away from the crowds to plenty of room for relaxing with your travel companions, holiday homes in Christchurch provide a wide range of advantages. HomeToGo lets you read real reviews from verified visitors, and searching is secure, simple, and stress-free - so with 3,585 rentals from 5 providers in the vicinity, you're sure to locate the right holiday home with all of the amenities that are important to you in Christchurch.
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