Destination guide

The friendly city of Twizel awaits you

The lake, mountains and parks display a scene truly unique to Twizel. Travelers appreciate the spas in this welcoming city. Many of our vacation 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 vacation home and experience everything that makes Twizel a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

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

Exploring the natural landscape of Twizel

Travelers enjoy Twizel for its lakeside setting and mountain views. Whether you're an adventurous traveler 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 center:

  • 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)

Where to stay around Twizel?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 63 vacation rentals near Twizel. From 59 Houses to 3 Bungalows, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Twizel for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Twizel?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 59 Houses in Twizel. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Twizel include:

  • Bungalows: 3 rentals available
  • Cabins: 3 rentals available
  • Cottages: 3 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Twizel?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 54 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Twizel. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.