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South Island

Average rating for sitters in South Island
House sitting in South Island
4.7 / 5.0 from 76 reviews

The South Island of New Zealand has spectacular scenery, famously included in blockbuster films such as The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit. From the wine growing region of Marlborough, to the ultimate glacier experience at Franz Josef Glacier, to the natural beauty that is Milford Sound, and the adrenaline activities in Queenstown, the South Island has something for everyone.
And with vibrant towns and cities that include Christchurch, Dunedin, Queenstown and Nelson, the chance to live rent-free by house sitting in the South Island is one not to be missed. Perhaps you’re heading away to explore the South Island and want someone to take care of your home and your pet? Don’t worry. There are plenty of house sitter options for you.
The South Island is a place where nature is seen at its very finest. Include the warmth and hospitality of people on the ‘Mainland’ and you have everything you need for a great experience.  

Nelson-Tasman

Nelson-Tasman

Nelson-Tasman is the place to be if you enjoy sunshine, golden beaches and wineries.
Southland

Southland

Southland has a majestic landscape of mountains and rivers, and the people are the friendliest you’ll ever meet.
Canterbury

Canterbury

What a dream it would be to live rent-free in Canterbury? Become a house sitter with The Housesitting Company and it could become a reality for you.
Marlborough

Marlborough

Marlborough is paradise to many, thanks to its wineries, beaches, sunshine and people.
West Coast

West Coast

The West Coast is a region of natural beauty, stunning coastal drives, outdoor activities and strong communities.
Otago

Otago

Otago has snow-capped mountains, beaches, bush walks and a bunch of adventure sports.