Destination guide

The friendly area of Lincoln awaits your stay

Experience the unique character of Lincoln with a stay in a vacation home rental. Travelers like the coffeehouses, university setting and bars in this welcoming and walkable city. Riccarton House and Canterbury Museum are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in and around Lincoln

Are you searching for attractions to see in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Lincoln has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Port Hills (8 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Christchurch Adventure Park (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Punting on the Avon (11.5 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Hagley Golf Course (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)
  • Jellie Park Recreation and Sport Centre (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Christchurch Gondola (12.1 mi / 19.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Lincoln

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Lincoln is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • New Brighton Beach (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
  • Port Hills (8 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Lake Ellesmere (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Canterbury Agricultural Park (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Riccarton Park (10 mi / 16 km)
  • Quail Island (10 mi / 16.2 km)

How to get to and around Lincoln

The nearest airport is in Christchurch (CHC-Christchurch Intl.), located 12.6 mi (20.3 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Lincoln?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 115 holiday lettings near Lincoln. From 63 Houses to 18 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Lincoln is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Lincoln?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Lincoln:

  • Burnside: 30 holiday homes
  • Avonhead: 26 holiday homes
  • Christchurch Central: 102 holiday homes
  • Ilam: 31 holiday homes
  • Sydenham: 25 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Lincoln?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Lincoln. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Lincoln University: 303 holiday lettings
  • Lincoln Event Centre: 306 holiday lettings
  • Crown Research Centre: 306 holiday lettings
  • Mount Cavendish: 341 holiday lettings
  • Christchurch I-SITE: 323 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Lincoln listed on HomeAway 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 Lincoln?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 63 Houses in Lincoln. Our other popular types of Lincoln holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 18 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 10 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 8 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 Lincoln?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 7 holiday homes with pool available in Lincoln. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.