Destination guide

The friendly area of Burnside awaits your stay

Enjoy the museums and other features of Burnside. Travelers like the restaurants, gardens and bars in this welcoming and romantic city. International Antarctic Centre and Riccarton House are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Burnside

Do you want to discover things to do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Burnside a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Russley Golf Club (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Jellie Park Recreation and Sport Centre (1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Omarino Wine Park (1.3 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Harewood Golf Club (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Willowbank Wildlife Reserve (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Hagley Golf Course (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Burnside

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

  • New Brighton Beach (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Riccarton Park (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Hagley Park (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Christchurch Botanic Gardens (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Hagley Cricket Oval (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Canterbury Agricultural Park (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Burnside

The nearest airport is in Christchurch (CHC-Christchurch Intl.), located 1.7 mi (2.7 km) from the city center.

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

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

  • Jellie Park Recreation and Sport Centre: 318 vacation rentals
  • Russley Golf Club: 315 vacation rentals
  • Sumner Beach: 333 vacation rentals
  • Lyttelton Harbour: 388 vacation rentals
  • Christ's College: 317 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 25 Houses in Burnside. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Burnside include:

  • Villas: 2 rentals available
  • Guest houses: 2 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Burnside?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 2 vacation rentals with pool available in Burnside. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.