The friendly area of Rakaia awaits your stay

Enjoy the history and other features of Rakaia. This welcoming and walkable city entices travellers with its gardens and restaurants. 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.

Exploring the natural features in Rakaia

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Rakaia is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Trott's Garden (14.2 mi / 22.8 km)
  • Ashburton Domain (14.7 mi / 23.6 km)
  • Lake Ellesmere (24 mi / 38.7 km)
  • Rakaia Gorge (26 mi / 41.8 km)