Destination guide

Friendly Richmond will entice you

The area's wineries and museums are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Richmond. This city's golfing, coffee shops and shopping attract many visitors, as does its welcoming and walkable location. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Sightseeing in and around Richmond

Do you want to discover attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Richmond a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Fossil Ridge Winery (2.3 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Greenacres Golf Course (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Marsden Recreation Ground (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Greenmeadows Park (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Rabbit Island (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Nelson Golf Links (4 mi / 6.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Richmond

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

  • Marsden Recreation Ground (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Greenmeadows Park (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Isel Park (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Rabbit Island (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Burrell Park (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Tahunanui Beach Reserve (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)

Transport to and around Richmond

The nearest airport is in Nelson (NSN), located 3.4 mi (5.4 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Richmond?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 267 holiday rentals near Richmond. From 159 Houses to 34 Bungalows, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Richmond for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Richmond?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 159 Houses in Richmond. Our other popular types of Richmond holiday rentals include:

  • Bungalows: 34 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 34 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 34 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Richmond?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 43 holiday homes with pool available in Richmond. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.