Destination guide

Find the perfect vacation rental for your Wakefield getaway

Enjoy the churches and other features of Wakefield. You'll find plenty to explore during your stay in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Wakefield

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Wakefield a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Fossil Ridge Winery (8.2 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Kahurangi Estate (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • Greenacres Golf Course (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
  • Rabbit Island (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)
  • Marsden Recreation Ground (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
  • Greenmeadows Park (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Wakefield

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Wakefield is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Rabbit Island (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)
  • Marsden Recreation Ground (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
  • Greenmeadows Park (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
  • Isel Park (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
  • Burrell Park (13.9 mi / 22.3 km)
  • Gordon's Knob (13.9 mi / 22.3 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Wakefield

The nearest airport is in Nelson (NSN), located 12.5 mi (20.1 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Wakefield?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 80 vacation rentals near Wakefield. From 39 Houses to 11 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Wakefield for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Wakefield?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Wakefield:

  • Atawhai: 26 vacation rentals
  • Britannia Heights: 74 vacation rentals
  • Nelson South: 47 vacation rentals
  • Tahunanui: 45 vacation rentals
  • Stoke: 32 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Wakefield?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Wakefield. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Christ Church Cathedral: 296 vacation rentals
  • Tahunanui Beach Reserve: 305 vacation rentals
  • Hoglund Art Glass: 317 vacation rentals
  • Kahurangi Estate: 358 vacation rentals
  • Nelson Market: 296 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Wakefield listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Wakefield?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 39 Houses in Wakefield. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Wakefield include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 11 rentals available
  • Cabins: 21 rentals available
  • Cottages: 21 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Wakefield?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 16 vacation rentals with pool available in Wakefield. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.