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Wanaka Vacation Rentals

Wanaka New Zealand Travel Guide

New Zealand is a travel destination that is renowned for its unspoiled natural beauty, and the town of Wanaka is the perfect embodiment of that. Wanaka is only a small town, but possesses a charming personality and offers lots of outdoor activities. As a result, Wanaka is a favorite stopping point on many people’s New Zealand travel itineraries.

Things to Do in Wanaka New Zealand

One of the best things to do in Wanaka is to allow Lake Wanaka to take your breath away. A plethora of activities can be enjoyed on the tranquil blue lake, including swimming, boating and fishing in the waters. Avid hikers will enjoy the moderately difficult trek to Roy’s Peak, a 5177 foot mountain peak that offers incredible views over New Zealand’s South Island and Lake Wanaka at its summit.

Best Time to Visit Wanaka New Zealand

Wanaka can be visited and enjoyed at any time of year. For cool, crisp hiking conditions, travel to Wanaka in the autumn months that run between March and May. The hottest months of December to February see temperature between 70 and 80 degrees but conditions are still enjoyable. Over the winter months from May to August, the area is covered in a stunning blanket of snow making for perfect photos.

Price and Availability Index in Wanaka

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The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Wanaka is in April, while the cheapest month is in September. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Wanaka is in the high season in February. Wanaka has its low season in October, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.
The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Wanaka tends to be Saturday, while the most expensive day tends to be Thursday. Vacation homes in Wanaka tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Mondays.

The weather in Wanaka

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Wanaka. The hottest month in Wanaka is January, when temperatures peak at 90 ˚F. The coolest month is July, when temperatures drop to 22 ˚F. The wettest month in Wanaka is April with 3.93 inches of rain, while the driest month is November with 0.02 inches of rain.

Vacation Rentals in Wanaka

At AllTheRooms.com we have accommodations from all of your favourite providers - Airbnb, Homeaway, Agoda and more. Wanaka has 10308 hotels, vacation rentals and other unique places to stay, with prices to suit budget travelers, luxury travelers and everything in between. For those trying to keep costs down, the lowest priced place to stay in Wanaka comes in at $null per night. On average, a place to stay in Wanaka will cost you $190 per night.

Those looking to get some work done during their trip to Wanaka can pick from 2404 places to stay that provide WiFi. We have 336 accommodations that come with a breakfast included. You can keep up with your workout regime by staying at one of 150 accommodations that provide gym facilities. If you're planning on arriving in Wanaka by car, be sure to choose from 2258 accommodations that provide parking. 158 accommodations come with a pool or jacuzzi

AllTheRooms has 292 pet-friendly places to stay in Wanaka, so if you're travelling with your cat or dog you won't have any trouble.

We combine a wide variety of Wanaka accommodations including vacation rentals, homestays, hostels and other unique places to stay into one easy search. We show results from more than 7 providers, including 2066 places to stay from Airbnb, 618 accommodations from Homeaway and 84 places to stay from Agoda.

5620 accommodations in Wanaka have been reviewed: 55% are rated excellent or good. You can instantly book any of 3088 places to stay right now.

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