Hotels in Oamaru, New Zealand

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Oamaru overview

Oamaru is an inviting destination that has something for everyone. You can easily spend a relaxing day in Oamaru visiting Oamaru Gardens and Oamaru Blue Penguin Colony. While you're here, stop by Janet Frame House and Whitestone Cheese Factory.

Where to stay in Oamaru

A welcoming city for everyone, Oamaru has a variety of hotels to choose from. There are 24 hotels in Oamaru, some with discounts of up to 10%. We have room prices as low as 17 USD per night and here's a breakdown of hotels by star rating in Oamaru as well as in the surrounding area:
  • • 4 5-star hotels from 54 USD per night
  • • 12 4-star hotels from 67 USD per night
  • • 10 3-star hotels from 66 USD per night

How to get to Oamaru

Fly into Oamaru (OAM), 9.5 mi (15.3 km) from the heart of Oamaru.

What to see around Oamaru

The area's cultural scene stands out, and places to visit include:
  • • Janet Frame House
  • • North Otago Museum
  • • Forrester Gallery
  • • Woolstore Complex
  • • Grainstore Gallery
Recognized for its natural setting with these places to visit:
  • • Oamaru Gardens
  • • Oamaru Blue Penguin Colony
  • • Bushy Beach
Recommended sights include:
  • • Janet Frame House
  • • Whitestone Cheese Factory
  • • Oamaru Gardens
  • • North Otago Museum
  • • Forrester Gallery

When to visit Oamaru

Wondering what time of year to travel or what clothes to pack? Here are some seasonal norms to help you with your planning:

Seasonal temperature averages
  • • January-March: 70°F day, 47°F night
  • • April-June: 64°F day, 35°F night
  • • July-September: 60°F day, 35°F night
  • • October-December: 70°F day, 42°F night
Seasonal rainfall averages
  • • January-March: 0.35 inches
  • • April-June: 0.35 inches
  • • July-September: 0.35 inches
  • • October-December: 0.35 inches