Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Tahunanui

The beaches, parks and gardens are the perfect backdrop to your holiday home in Tahunanui. This city's sightseeing, local tours and theme park attract many visitors, as does its welcoming and walkable location. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in and around Tahunanui

Do you want to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Tahunanui a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Natureland Zoo (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Nelson Fun Park (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Nelson Golf Links (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Greenmeadows Park (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Marsden Recreation Ground (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Waahi Taakaro Golf Club (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Tahunanui

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, February, January, December and March are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 20°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Tahunanui

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Tahunanui is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Burrell Park (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
  • Tahunanui Beach Reserve (0.5 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Paddy's Knob Reserve (0.5 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Isel Park (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Greenmeadows Park (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Marsden Recreation Ground (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Tahunanui

The nearest airport is in Nelson (NSN), located 1.3 mi (2.2 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Tahunanui?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 204 holiday lettings around Tahunanui. From 123 houses to 43 flats & apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Tahunanui? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Tahunanui. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Burrell Park: 294 holiday lettings
  • Natureland Zoo: 301 holiday lettings
  • Tahunanui Beach Reserve: 301 holiday lettings
  • Nelson Fun Park: 299 holiday lettings
  • Paddy's Knob Reserve: 292 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Tahunanui listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Tahunanui?

Yes, of course. offers 123 Houses in Tahunanui. Our other popular types of Tahunanui holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 43 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 20 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 20 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Tahunanui?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 18 holiday homes with pool available in Tahunanui. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.