Destination guide

Friendly Richmond will entice you

The area's wineries and museums are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Richmond. This city's golfing, coffeehouses and shopping attract many visitors, and its welcoming and walkable location add to the charm. 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 Richmond

Do you want to discover attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Richmond a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Fossil Ridge Winery (2.3 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Greenacres Golf Course (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Marsden Recreation Ground (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Greenmeadows Park (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Rabbit Island (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Nelson Golf Links (4 mi / 6.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Richmond

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Richmond is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Marsden Recreation Ground (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Greenmeadows Park (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Isel Park (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Rabbit Island (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Burrell Park (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Tahunanui Beach Reserve (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Richmond

The nearest airport is in Nelson (NSN), located 3.4 mi (5.4 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Richmond?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 271 vacation rentals near Richmond. From 167 Houses to 50 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 Richmond for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Richmond:

  • Atawhai: 27 vacation rentals
  • Britannia Heights: 77 vacation rentals
  • Nelson South: 49 vacation rentals
  • Tahunanui: 49 vacation rentals
  • Stoke: 36 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 Richmond?

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

  • Hoglund Art Glass: 323 vacation rentals
  • Richmond Mall: 309 vacation rentals
  • Seifried Estate Winery: 348 vacation rentals
  • Kaiteriteri Beach: 218 vacation rentals
  • Little Kaiteriteri Beach: 220 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Richmond 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 Richmond?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 167 Houses in Richmond. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Richmond include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 50 rentals available
  • Cabins: 33 rentals available
  • Cottages: 33 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 Richmond?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 41 vacation rentals with pool available in Richmond. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.