Destination guide

Travel to historical Cardrona

Enjoy the history and other features of Cardrona. This welcoming and relaxing city is well known for its skiing, bars and gardens. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Cardrona

Are you hoping to find things to do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Cardrona a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Coronet Peak Ski Area (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
  • Cardrona Adventure Park (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Cardrona Alpine Resort (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Snow Farm New Zealand (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Snow Park (4.9 mi / 8 km)
  • Crown Range (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Cardrona

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Cardrona is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Crown Range (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Pembroke Park (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)
  • Lake Wanaka (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
  • Glendhu Bay (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)
  • Mount Iron Lookout (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
  • Lake Dunstan (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Cardrona

The nearest airport is in Wanaka (WKA), located 15.2 mi (24.4 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Queenstown (ZQN-Queenstown Intl.), which is 17 mi (27.4 km) away.

Where to stay near Cardrona?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 712 holiday rentals near Cardrona. From 453 Houses to 170 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Cardrona for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

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

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

  • Cardrona Alpine Resort: 1,097 holiday rentals
  • Cardrona Adventure Park: 801 holiday rentals
  • Captains: 1,122 holiday rentals
  • Valley View Quad Chair: 1,073 holiday rentals
  • MacDougals Quad Chair: 1,135 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Cardrona 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 Cardrona?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 453 Houses in Cardrona. Our other popular types of Cardrona holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 170 holiday houses
  • Villas: 25 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 31 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Cardrona?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 40 holiday homes with pool available in Cardrona. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.