Destination guide

Find the perfect vacation rental for your Otago getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Otago with a stay in a private vacation home. One of the city's many top draws is its spas. Museum of Old and New Art and Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens 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 Otago

Are you looking for attractions to visit while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Otago a fun place to get away. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Moorilla Estate (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Hobart Aquatic Centre (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Stefano Lubiana Wines (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Puddleduck Vineyard (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Craigow Vineyard (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Palmara Vineyard (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Otago

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

  • Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Mt. Wellington (7.4 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Mount Nelson Lookout (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Subantarctic Plant House (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Caldew Park (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Franklin Square (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Otago

Fly into Hobart, TAS (HBA-Hobart Intl.), the closest airport, located 10.8 mi (17.5 km) from the city center.

Can I find a vacation rental around Otago?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 278 vacation rentals near Otago. From 119 Houses to 99 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 Otago for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Salamanca Place: 426 vacation rentals
  • St. Joseph's Catholic Church: 425 vacation rentals
  • 146 ArtSpace: 428 vacation rentals
  • Maritime Museum of Tasmania: 427 vacation rentals
  • Pooley Wines: 373 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 119 Houses in Otago. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Otago include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 99 rentals available
  • Villas: 3 rentals available
  • Cabins: 27 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 Otago?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 3 vacation rentals with pool available in Otago. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.