Wellington vacation rentals

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Popular amenities for Wellington vacation rentals

Stay near Wellington's top sights

Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa142 locals recommend
Mount Victoria85 locals recommend
Wellington Zoo115 locals recommend
Cuba Street170 locals recommend
Wellington Botanic Garden203 locals recommend
Wellington Cable Car142 locals recommend

Quick stats about vacation rentals in Wellington

  • Total rentals

    2.6K properties

  • Rentals with dedicated workspaces

    920 properties have a dedicated workspace

  • Rentals with a pool

    40 properties have a pool

  • Pet-friendly rentals

    270 properties allow pets

  • Family-friendly rentals

    1.1K properties are a good fit for families

  • Total number of reviews

    138K reviews

Frequently Asked Questions

  • How is the weather in Wellington?

    Wellington's weather is marked by mild winters and warm summers. Expect summer temperatures around 20°C (68°F) and winter temperatures near 10°C (50°F). Wellington is also known as the 'windy city', so be prepared for breezy conditions throughout the year.

  • What are some of the best things to do in Wellington?

    Immerse yourself in local culture at the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, sip coffee at vibrant cafes in Cuba Street, explore the Wellington Botanic Garden, or take a scenic ride on the Wellington Cable Car. For panoramic city views, a hike or drive to the Mount Victoria Lookout is often recommended.

  • What is the best time of year to visit Wellington?

    The summer months of December to February are often recommended as the most popular time to visit Wellington due to pleasant weather. This period coincides with several local events, including the Wellington Cup Carnival, the New Zealand Festival of the Arts, and the International Cricket Test Match Series.

  • What are the best places to stay in Wellington?

    Explore the lively energy of Wellington Central, engage with culture and history in Thorndon, or enjoy the maritime charm of Oriental Bay. If you prefer a more relaxed vibe, consider Aro Valley or Kelburn, known for their green spaces and community feel.

  • What are the best places to visit in Wellington?

    Wellington has a variety of attractions to explore. Wellington Botanic Garden, Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, and Wellington Zoo are frequently suggested. For those interested in history, Old St Paul's and the Wellington Cable Car are popular options. Don't miss the unique views from Mount Victoria Lookout.

  • What are some hiking trails in Wellington?

    Explore the heart of nature on Wellington's hiking trails. The City to Sea Walkway spans 12 kilometers (7.5 miles) through parks and historic sites. Red Rocks Walkway provides coastal views and seal spotting opportunities, while the Mount Victoria Lookout Walk offers panoramic views of the city and harbor.

  • What are some family activities to do in Wellington?

    Families can interact with animals at Wellington Zoo, learn and play at Capital E's digital playground, or explore the interactive displays at Space Place at Carter Observatory. For outdoor enthusiasts, Zealandia Ecosanctuary is a popular choice for its stunning nature trails and wildlife spotting opportunities.

  • What are some of the best day trip ideas in Wellington?

    For day trips, consider exploring the wine region of Martinborough, the rural landscapes of the Wairarapa, or the coastal beauty of Kapiti Coast. A ferry ride to the South Island town of Picton is also a unique experience.

  • Do apartment rentals in Wellington have self check-in?

    Absolutely! We offer over 170 apartment rentals with self check-in in Wellington. Enjoy a tailored experience with all the comforts you desire.

  • What are the most popular amenities for Apartment Rentals in Wellington?

    Enhance your stay in our Apartment Rentals with the most popular amenities: over 20 homes with a bbq area, over 40 homes with a gym, over 170 homes with self check-in, and more. Indulge in the ultimate retreat, tailored to your preferences.

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