Destination guide

Explore the oceanfront setting in Waihopai Valley

Enjoy the wineries and other features of Waihopai Valley. This city's dolphin watching, kayaking and bird watching draw many visitors. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Sightseeing in and around Waihopai Valley

Are you looking for attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Waihopai Valley a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Seresin (22.4 mi / 36 km)
  • Highfield Estate (22.9 mi / 36.8 km)
  • Cellier Le Brun (23.2 mi / 37.4 km)
  • Fromm Winery (23.9 mi / 38.5 km)
  • Marlborough Golf Club (24.2 mi / 39 km)
  • Wairau River (24.3 mi / 39.1 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Waihopai Valley

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Waihopai Valley is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Awatere Valley (16.3 mi / 26.2 km)
  • Mount Richmond (20.2 mi / 32.6 km)
  • Pollard Park (28.3 mi / 45.6 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Waihopai Valley

Fly into Blenheim (BHE-Woodbourne), the closest airport, located 24.7 mi (39.7 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Nelson (NSN), which is 34.7 mi (55.9 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Waihopai Valley?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 17 holiday rentals around Waihopai Valley. From 6 Houses to 5 Cabins, 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 Waihopai Valley is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Waihopai Valley?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Waihopai Valley:

  • Nelson South: 58 holiday homes
  • Tahunanui: 49 holiday homes
  • Stoke: 36 holiday homes
  • Britannia Heights: 83 holiday homes
  • Nelson City Centre: 43 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

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

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

  • Picton Harbour: 144 holiday rentals
  • Picton War Memorial: 146 holiday rentals
  • Highfield Estate: 88 holiday rentals
  • Mount Richmond: 217 holiday rentals
  • Lawson's Dry Hills: 97 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Waihopai Valley 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 Waihopai Valley?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 6 Houses in Waihopai Valley. Our other popular types of Waihopai Valley holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 5 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 5 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 5 holiday houses

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Waihopai Valley?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 4 holiday homes with pool available in Waihopai Valley. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.