Destination guide

The friendly city of Twizel awaits you

The lake, mountains and parks display a scene truly unique to Twizel. Travellers appreciate the spas in this welcoming city. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Sightseeing in and around Twizel

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Twizel a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Ohau Skifield (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
  • Hot Tubs Omarama (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Twizel

Travellers enjoy Twizel for its lakeside setting and mountain views. Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Twizel is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lake Ruataniwha (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Lake Ohau (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Lake Benmore (14.9 mi / 23.9 km)
  • Lake Pukaki (15.5 mi / 24.9 km)

How many holiday accommodation are available around Twizel?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 107 holiday rentals around Twizel. From 5 holiday houses to 5 cottages, 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 Twizel is on Stayz.

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

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

  • Lake Ruataniwha: 117 holiday rentals
  • Mueller Ridge: 124 holiday rentals
  • Lake Ohau: 116 holiday rentals
  • Ohau Skifield: 111 holiday rentals
  • Hot Tubs Omarama: 124 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 5 Houses in Twizel. Our other popular types of Twizel holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 5 holiday houses
  • Farmhouses: 5 holiday houses
  • Chalets: 5 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Twizel?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 5 holiday homes with pool available in Twizel. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.