Destination guide

The scenic city of Pukaki awaits you

Enjoy the museums and other features of Pukaki. This city's lake, stargazing and hiking attract many visitors, as does its scenic and welcoming location. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Pukaki

Are you searching for attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Pukaki a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Tekapo Springs (18.6 mi / 30 km)
  • Hot Tubs Omarama (23 mi / 37 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Pukaki

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Pukaki is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lake Ruataniwha (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Lake Pukaki (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Lake Benmore (18.6 mi / 29.9 km)
  • Lake Ohau (19.1 mi / 30.7 km)
  • Lake Tekapo (26.4 mi / 42.5 km)

How many holiday accommodation are available around Pukaki?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 64 holiday rentals around Pukaki. From 55 Houses to 2 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Pukaki is on Stayz.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Pukaki?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Pukaki. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Lake Pukaki Information Center: 74 holiday rentals
  • Lake Ohau: 83 holiday rentals
  • Lake Pukaki: 70 holiday rentals
  • Hot Tubs Omarama: 92 holiday rentals
  • Benmore Dam: 18 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Pukaki listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Pukaki?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 55 Houses in Pukaki. Our other popular types of Pukaki holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 2 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 6 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 6 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Pukaki?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 58 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Pukaki. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.