Destination guide

The friendly area of Lincoln awaits your stay

Experience the unique character of Lincoln with a stay in a vacation home rental. Travelers like the coffeehouses, university setting and bars in this welcoming and walkable city. Riccarton House and Canterbury Museum are just a couple of the must-sees 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

Activities and attractions in and around Lincoln

Are you searching for attractions to see in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Lincoln has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Port Hills (8 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Christchurch Adventure Park (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Punting on the Avon (11.5 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Hagley Golf Course (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)
  • Jellie Park Recreation and Sport Centre (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Christchurch Gondola (12.1 mi / 19.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Lincoln

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Lincoln is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • New Brighton Beach (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
  • Port Hills (8 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Lake Ellesmere (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Canterbury Agricultural Park (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Riccarton Park (10 mi / 16 km)
  • Quail Island (10 mi / 16.2 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Lincoln

The nearest airport is in Christchurch (CHC-Christchurch Intl.), located 12.6 mi (20.3 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Lincoln?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 116 vacation rentals near Lincoln. From 64 Houses to 19 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 Lincoln for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Lincoln:

  • Christchurch Central: 98 vacation rentals
  • Avonhead: 27 vacation rentals
  • Sydenham: 28 vacation rentals
  • Riccarton: 32 vacation rentals
  • Burnside: 30 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 Lincoln?

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

  • Lincoln University: 303 vacation rentals
  • Lincoln Event Centre: 305 vacation rentals
  • Crown Research Centre: 304 vacation rentals
  • New Brighton Beach: 315 vacation rentals
  • Sumner Beach: 336 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 64 Houses in Lincoln. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Lincoln include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 19 rentals available
  • Villas: 9 rentals available
  • Cabins: 8 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Lincoln?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 6 vacation rentals with pool available in Lincoln. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.