South Island Travel Deals

South Island Travel Deals

South Island Travel Deals 2023


Simply click on each special offer to make a booking or enquiry. Scroll the page to see all South Island holiday deals available.

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Hanmer Springs hotel dealVillage Lake Luxury Apartments, Hanmer Springs

Premium Luxury 5 Star accommodation with the personal touch

Mid-week Special - Sunday to Thursday: Stay 3 nights, Pay for 2 nights (not valid during School Holidays and Public Holidays).


Beaufort House Akaroa Beaufort House Akaroa

Historic luxury accommodation with harbour views to discerning guests who enjoy heritage, character and the charm of a bygone era.


2 Night’s accommodation + hosted evening wine and canapés, luxurious breakfast for $750 (normally $900)
Enjoy a relaxing weekend in beautiful Akaroa. Beaufort House, an historic 1878 property set in mature gardens with native birdsong. 

‘Summer Special’ – Direct Booking 2 Night’s accommodation + hosted evening wine and canapés, luxurious breakfast for $795 (normally $900) valid 1 November 2022 – 30 January 2023

In the words of a recent guest – ‘this is not just accommodation but is an historic experience’.
Book direct: Call Sharon 021 1904456 -  Contact Beaufort House

Akaroa accommodation special Winter 2022Pohatu Farmstay with Pohatu Penguins, Akaroa

Spend the night at Pohatu and get 20% off per person.

We've got it all covered on our 24/ 48-hour Pohatu Farmstay Escape and Accommodation Rental.

Isolation, Nature, Adventure, Loads of cuteness, Quirky accommodations, Safe swimming beach, Stargazing and Flexibility to allow you and your partner or family to disconnect and enjoy some real time together.

Simply enter "Relax22" when booking online and you will receive 20%. BOOK DIRECT

Valid for bookings to stay between the 1st of June and the 31st of August 2022.


Akaroa tour hotel dealAkaroa Accommodation and Penguin Tour

Package includes 1 night accommodation in a family unit and an evening penguins tour with Pohatu.

Package from NZ$435 for 2 adults and 2 children.

Family unit options: 2 bedroom unit, Waterfront Family and Waterfront 3 bedroom, subject to availability. Room only.

The 3h penguin tour includes:

  • 4WD transportation from Akaroa by 4WD minibus to and from Pohatu bay on some of Banks peninsula back country road,
  • Welcome by rare sheep breeds that can be hand fed,
  • A conservation walk and talk within the penguin habitat,
  • Monitoring of penguin nesting homes to check on the colony,
  • With camouflage gear and through binoculars and scope, watch penguin(s) in the middle of the bay, preening, resting and socialising,
  • A likelihood of some birds coming ashore just under the hides as it get darker

The Evening penguin tour departure changes due to lengthening or shortening days so please check on the day our current departure time.

Possibility to add extra night or a third child in the booking.

Valid for stay between the 1st of August and 31st of October 2022, subject to availability, booking must be done at least 1 day prior arrival.

For more information and bookings, call us on 03 304 7484 or email us at


Waiho Hot Tubs, Franz Josef

Franz Josef hot tub packageJUST THE TWO OF US - Soak, Stay & Dine - From just $239 for two

Perfect for a romantic break or mini get away to Franz Josef Glacier.

Soak – Treat yourself to a rejuvenating hour long soak in the new, fresh water, wood fired Waiho Hot Tubs.
Dine – Enjoy the flavours of SnakeBite Brewery with a $50 food & beverage voucher to share.
Slumber – Your stay at the central village Bella Vista Motel  will leave you feeling fully refreshed and revitalized.  Select the room type that fits your needs and budget. It is easy to add on an additional night when booking.


Dolphin tour Kaikoura discountDolphin Encounter Kaikoura

There has never been a better time to come and hang out with the locals here in Kaikoura!  If you have always wanted to encounter dolphins in the wild - don't wait any longer - now is the best time! 

We are welcoming our domestic customers aboard with a special 20% discount.

Use PROMO code: “DONTWAIT” when making your reservation

  • direct bookings only & cannot be used with any other offer
  • offer valid until 31.10.22


Mapua accommodation dealAccent House, Mapua, Tasman District

Affordable award-winning luxury accommodation just a short walk from picturesque Mapua Wharf, and a short drive from no less than 3 national parks as well as some of New Zealand's best beaches, vineyard and golf courses.

SPECIAL OFFER: BOOK DIRECT -  Stay 4 nights and only pay for 3 

Kaikoura motel discountAnchor Inn Beachfront Motel, Kaikoura

A modern and stylish motel superbly located on the Kaikoura's waterfront " The Esplanade ", with the majority of rooms enjoying magnificent views of the Pacific Ocean and the mighty Kaikoura ranges. The Anchor Inn Beachfront Motel is within close proximity to the town centre and some of Kaikoura's best restaurants.

SPECIAL OFFER - Superb Ocean View discounted! Grab a bargain with our COVID RELIEF SPECIAL! Superb Ocean View reduced to $160 per night (2 persons), normally $230! 


Milford Sound tour discountsSouthern Alps Air, Wanaka

“Fly Further – See More with Southern Alps Air!”

Come on Kiwis, this is an amazing offer on our Wanaka to Milford Sound flight (plus return). Visitors come from all over the world to fly to our fantastic Milford Sound. Some say it is the best thing they have ever done. Now it’s your turn – explore your own backyard and see ‘The 8th Wonder of the World for yourself.

HUGE AUTUMN DISCOUNTS!                                                                                         

                                                                                                Adult                                     Child

  • Milford Sound Glacier Flight/Flyover                       $299 (usually $495)          $299 (usually $340)
  • Milford Sound Glacier Flight + Brief Landing          $349 (usually $495)          $299 (usually $360)         
  • Milford Sound Glacier Flight & Cruise                     $450 (usually $580)          $299 (usually $395)


Christchurch motel free airport transferFyffe on Riccarton Motel, Christchurch

For comfort, style and a great location.

Ideally located with easy access to Canterbury University, Westfield Riccarton Mall, Christchurch Hospital, Te Pae Convention & Exhibition Centre, the beautiful Hagley Park, Canterbury Museum and the iconic Botanical Gardens and only minutes away from the Horncastle Arena, Parakiore (Metro Sports Centre), Addington Raceway and the Railway Station for the Tranz Alpine.

Free airport redeshare

 FREE Uber/Ola/Zoomy from the Airport to Fyffe for a maximum discount of $20 for all direct bookings. Present rideshare receipt at reception at check in.



Golden Bay package deal Ratanui Lodge, Pohara, Golden Bay

Your relaxing base for exploring the Northern Abel Tasman National Park, Farewell Spit, Wharariki Beach, Pupu Springs & Golden Bay.

10 elegantly appointed ensuite rooms with modern amenities. Continental breakfast and wifi are always free. 3 Course Dinners, Premium New Zealand Gin Bar, Tapas Menu. Swimming Pool. Spa.

PACKAGE DEAL - Gin Tour with Dancing Sands Distillery - 2 nights - $380 per person

Package Includes:

  • Two nights accommodation in a deluxe room
  • Private Guided Tour of Dancing Sands Distillery with take home gift*
  • Continental Breakfast each morning
  • Three-course dinner with Dancing Sands gin and tonic on arrival night
  • Free Wifi
  • *Tour is in Takaka and is starts at 10am

culverden holiday deal Pahau Downs Farmstay, Culverden

Stay in a stunning self-contained cottage on a tranquil hill farm. Set amidst stunning scenery in the Amuri Basin, just 1 hour north of Christchurch.

KIWI SPECIAL - Stay two nights or more and experience a farm tour worth $180.00 - weather dependent, free of charge. BOOK DIRECT.

CLICK HERE for bookings & enquiries

Ugbrooke Estate special dealUgbrooke Country Estate, Awatere Valley, Blenheim

Boutique hosted heritage listed accommodation in the heart of the Awatere Valley in the Marlborough wine region.

SPECIAL: Book Direct via email or phone, stay 2 nights and receive 10% off the seasonal accommodation rate.

Phone: +64 3 575 7988 | Email: click here

Blenheim Spa Motor Lodge

Blenheim Spa Motor Lodge, Blenheim, Marlborough

A modern motel within 5 minutes easy walking distance from the town centre. Spa suites, Free unlimited Fibre WiFi, and 50+ My Sky HD Channels.

Holiday Special: Book direct, stay 2 nights or longer and receive a 10% discount off the standard nightly rate.

Prince Albert Backpackers & Bar NelsonPrince Albert Backpackers & Bar, Nelson

Heritage class building located only minutes away from everything Nelson has to offer. All rooms have en-suite facilities along with laundered and pressed linens and duvets.

ACCOMMODATION DEAL: Get 30% off your 3rd nights stay with us.

Seddonville HotelSeddonville Hotel, Westland
Located half way between Westport and Karamea and gateway to the Old Ghost Road. Seddonville is in the heart of New Zealand's West Coast, amid untouched natural scenery, and away from the stress of city life.

SPECIAL OFFER - Coming off the Old Ghost Road? Get a Beer & Shower for NZ$10. Bike wash area available.


U Fly Wanaka pilot trainingU-FLY Wanaka

You fly the plane during take off and landing, and take the controls over some of NZ's most beautiful scenery. Enjoy 15% off our normal retail price.


Maud Island Eco Tours Marlborough SoundsPelorus Tours, Marlborough Sounds

Maud Island Eco Tours

Maud Island Scientific Reserve Tours

Maud Island is a scientific reserve and serves as a predator-free island sanctuary for native species.

The island is only open to the public for specially-permitted commercial trips in summer or by arrangement with the Department of Conservation.

Pelorus Tours operates the only tours for the public to this unique island in the Pelorus Sound.


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