The South Island is a natural wonderland boasting stunning mountains, beautiful beaches, picturesque hiking trails and a thriving après ski season. Characterised by untouched wilderness, as the largest island of New Zealand, the South Island is less populated than that of neighboring North Island.
Peppers have stylish and romantic South Island resorts and a retreat to explore this natural playground from.
Part of the attraction of the South Island is Queenstown, arguably one of the adventure capitals of the world. During the winter months fresh powder and favourable skiing conditions draw people from across the globes looking to experience some of the best snow in the Southern Hemisphere.
Boasting five wine regions, including New Zealand’s renowned Marlborough region, food and wine lovers will be spoilt by the variety of wines on offer. Spend the day wine tasting and enjoy a glass of wine in scenic settings. At night retire to the UNESCO Dark Sky Reserve at Lake Tekapo to star gaze in breathtaking surrounds. For a magical holiday experience, choose South Island accommodation that will be the ideal base to explore this rugged island from.