Destination guide

Head to the culturally rich city of Cromwell

The area's wineries and culture are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Cromwell. This city's lake, water skiing and rowing draw many visitors. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in and around Cromwell

Are you looking for 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 Cromwell a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Aurum Wineries Limited (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Cromwell Golf Course (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Snow Park (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Snow Farm New Zealand (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Olssens (8.2 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Carrick (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Cromwell

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

  • Lake Dunstan (4.4 mi / 7 km)
  • Pembroke Park (18.6 mi / 29.9 km)
  • Mount Iron Lookout (18.6 mi / 30 km)
  • Lake Wanaka (19 mi / 30.5 km)
  • Crown Range (19.8 mi / 31.8 km)
  • Glendhu Bay (22.1 mi / 35.6 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Cromwell

The nearest airport is in Wanaka (WKA), located 16.6 mi (26.7 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Queenstown (ZQN-Queenstown Intl.), which is 22.6 mi (36.4 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Cromwell?

Yes, our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 52 vacation rentals near Cromwell. From 43 Houses to 2 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 Cromwell for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Cromwell?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 43 Houses in Cromwell. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Cromwell include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 2 rentals available
  • Cabins: 6 rentals available
  • Cottages: 6 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 Cromwell?

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