South Island Travel Deals

South Island Travel Deals

South Island Travel Deals 2021


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Kaikoura fishing dealKaikoura Fishing Tours

Take a Kid fishing for FREE!

Family fishing trips are the best fun ever! Visit beautiful Kaikoura during the school holidays and discover the thrill of a fishing trip!

Quote this promo code to get the deal when booking by phone or message. FAMILY


Akaroa penguin tour specialAkaroa Wildlife Tour with Pohatu Penguins

October School Holiday Special

Per every adult joining our 2 hour Nature tour, there is a free ticket for a child (<15 years old). See penguins, sheep and other native wildlife.
Enter FREEKIDSOCT21 when booking online.


Nelson Cycle Hire specialNelson Cycle Hire & Tours, Nelson

Tasman’s Great Taste Trail Treat – Winter Special

Features 2 x 1-day tours and 1 night accommodation either in Nelson or Mapua. Hop on Tasman’s Great Taste Trail at Nelson Airport; enjoy a leisurely 26 km cycle through the coastal wetlands to Mapua (about 2 hours excluding stops) Grade1 easy. More details here

Beaufort House Akaroa Beaufort House & Banks House, Akaroa

Choose from 2 historic properties, each offering luxury accommodation and 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, with 2 complimentary tickets to Akaroa’s boutique movie theatre for $750 (normally $900)
Enjoy a relaxing weekend in beautiful Akaroa. Beaufort House, an historic 1878 property set in mature gardens with native birdsong. In the words of a recent guest – ‘this is not just accommodation but is an historic experience’.
A special offer for a 2-night stay. Book direct: Call Sharon 021 1904456 -  Contact Beaufort House

Enjoy a relaxing experience in beautiful Akaroa. Our rooms are all unique in this historic 1877 home.

Book direct! Call Sharon 021 1904456

Banksia Room - Our largest with King bed, ensuite, private French door entrance to the upstairs balcony, morning sun and views to the harbour.
A 2-night stay – bottle of French Bubbles awaits you on arrival, luxurious breakfast, with 2 complimentary tickets to Akaroa’s boutique movie theatre ..a short stroll from Banks House. $600 (normally $750) for a 2-night stay

The Solander & 1769 Rooms - First floor views to the crater rim and Akaroa harbour .. access to the upstairs deck with ensuite, Queen size bed.
A 2-night stay – luxurious breakfast, with 2 complimentary tickets to Akaroa’s boutique movie theatre ..a short stroll from Banks House. $520.00 (normally $650.00) for a 2-night stay

The Garden Room - A self-contained cottage set amidst a private garden, modern ensuite, Queen bed.
A 2-night stay – luxurious breakfast, with 2 complimentary tickets to Akaroa’s boutique movie theatre ..a short stroll from Banks House. $550 (normally $690) for a 2-night stay

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.


Marlborough Sounds accommodation specialArapawa Homestead, Marlborough Sounds

Located on Arapawa Island (18,500 acres) at the northern region of the South Island, Arapawa Homestead invites you to take a break, relax and enjoy the ever-changing views. At Arapawa, there are accommodation options in individual cottages to match your particular needs whether it be for a family holiday, a romantic getaway or a group reunion. The Arapawa lifestyle offers a glimpse of an old world New Zealand you will never forget. You won't want to leave our little piece of paradise.

2021 SPECAL OFFER - Couples Discount Special - no minimum nights stay!

  • Stay in the Gunyah Homestead for only $150.00 per night, up to 2 people (usually $330.00 per night)
  • Stay in the Little Colonsay Beach House next to the beach for only $150.00 per night, up to 2 people (usually $420.00 per night)

Kaikoura accommodation specialLobster Inn Motor Lodge, Kaikoura

The one stop solution for all travellers. Catering for domestic tourists, corporate and wholesale markets. Our Kaikoura Motel accommodation overlooks the Kaikoura Township, coast and mountains. Located adjacent to New World and Kaikoura's new shopping complex, and an easy walk through to the cafe scene and novelty shops one kilometre away. We are beside the iconic Lobster that is on the restaurant next door to our Motel.


Accommodation Package - 2 nights accommodation in delux studio for 2 people, including continental breakfast for 2 for only $340.00 incl GST. Bookings between 1 March 2021 & 31 August 2021 (excludes Easter weekend)  T’s & C’s apply

Groups & Team Building - A fantastic opportunity for golfing groups, fishing groups or those wanting to explore the eco tourism options Kaikoura has to offer.  Whether team building or a group of friends wanting to get away for abit of fun, Lobster Inn Motor Lodge can cater to your needs.

Bookings over 5 rooms receive 10% off accommodation (applies all room types), free hire of conference facility if required (T’s & C’s apply). Bookings must be between 1 March 2021 & 31 August 2021


Kaikoura accommodation discountAlpine View Motel, Kaikoura

Situated in a lovely garden setting with direct beach access. Choose from a range of apartments with studio, one-bedroom and two-bedroom family apartments. 

ACCOMMODATION SPECIAL - Stay 2 nights and receive a 10% discount off the seasonal rate up to the 1st of November 2021.
Book Direct Via Email or Phone: 03 319 5429.


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

Christchurch fly fishing specialBraided Rivers Fly Fishing, Christchurch

Book a guided fishing trip to the stunning Mackenzie District and learn the most effective techniques to catch the monster trout averaging 15-30lb from the Tekapo/Twizel Canals.

Book a trip between May-September and receive 20% discount off a full days guided fishing trip for up to 4 anglers.


Jucy Cruize Milford SoundMilford Sound Cruise with JUCY Cruize

Kids (0-14 Years) Go Free on all JUCY Cruises departing Milford Sound.
Adult tickets at $69.00 (down from $99.00)
Daily two hour cruise departing Milford Sound at 1:30pm.

Marlborough wine tour specialBubbly Grape Wine Tours, Marlborough

Award-winning Full Day, Half Day and Private wine tours in and around the beautiful Wairau Valley in Marlborough New Zealand.

Group Deal for Summer 2020/1 - Special Reserve Wine Tour – This Full Day This wine tour will take you to a range of both the small and bigger wineries, and highlight what they strive to achieve with their wines. The tour includes a lunch stop at a winery restaurant or cafe. (Note: Food is at the participants own expense with prices ranging from $30 per main for a restaurant meal).

All the wineries are different and make their own styles. Find out what makes each winery stand out on its own.

Prices range from $140 per person for 5 people in $10 increments down to $90 per person for 10 people

Availability and Bookings can be made by contacting Bubbly Grape Wine Tours on 027 672 2195 or email at

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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