Beautiful Accommodation with Fireplace on Historic Sheep Farm in Amberley, New Zealand

Amberley, South Island (New Zealand)

Beautiful Accommodation with Fireplace on Historic Sheep Farm in Amberley, New Zealand

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1 unit
2 guest capacity
Private Bathroom

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Accommodation Description

  • Kid-friendly
  • Private Jacuzzi/Hot Tub
  • Barbecue
This beautiful accommodation located on a historic sheep farm in Amberley, New Zealand, is ideal for up to two guests. There is one bedroom and one full bathroom. The bedroom features a comfortable queen-bed complete with an electric blanket, a wool rest, and a duvet. The ensuite bathroom features a toilet, a sink, and a shower stall.

In the living room, guests will find a large sofa, three armchairs, and a wonderful fireplace, making it the perfect setting for curling up with a good book or enjoying a glass of wine at the fire crackles. Other amenities include complimentary tea and coffee, bathrobes, complimentary soaps, Sky TV, and Wi-Fi throughout.

The living room door leads to verandas, which opens up to the splendid gardens where guests can sit and listen to the native birds or simply enjoy the peace and quiet of the beautiful countryside.

Since the cottage does not feature a kitchen, a complimentary breakfast is provided. Glampers may choose from a cooked breakfast or continental breakfast and may enjoy their morning meal in the living room, outside on the veranda, or in the farmhouse kitchen.

Accommodation Features

  • Towels
  • Bathroom
  • Electric blankets
  • Lounge/Living room
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Electricity
  • Running water
  • Sink
  • Hairdryer
  • Queen-size bed
  • Double bed
  • Coffeemaker
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Dining room
  • Television
  • Tea kettle
  • Cooking basics
  • Parking
  • Wi-Fi/Internet
  • Private Jacuzzi/Hot tub
  • Shared Barbecue
This beautiful rental is reserved entirely for the glamping party that rents it. The property has everything glampers need for the ultimate New Zealand getaway. Glampers have access to a BBQ grill and an outdoor spa pool great for relaxing and soaking up the sun, as well as the beautiful gardens and extensive country trails. Additionally, there is Sky TV and Wi-Fi throughout the property. There is also a washer and dryer available. Guests who wish to bring their horses may do so and board them at the onsite stables.

Guest Services

  • Sports equipment storage
Pig hunting expeditions, as well as 4-wheel drive tours of the farm, can be arranged. Meals can be arranged for an additional fee.

Location + Surroundings

Local services
  • Supermarket
  • Shopping
This splendid rental is located on a historic sheep farm in Amberley, New Zealand, just about twenty minutes from the heart of downtown. It is about an hour and a half north of Christchurch. Guests are only a 30-minute drive from the beautiful vineyards of the Waipara Valley and about an hour drive from the Hanmer Springs Thermal Pool. Furthermore, both Arthur’s Pass National Park and the coastal city of Kaikoura are about two and a half hours away. The nearest international airport is Christchurch International Airport.


General activities
  • Fishing
  • Horseback riding
  • Wildlife watching
Adventures and sports
  • Biking
  • Hunting

Nestled on 2000 acres of lush rolling pastures, getting in touch with nature is a must when visiting this idyllic property. Glampers can engage in countless activities during their stay, including daily farm chores that will give them insight to how a farm is run. Guests can bottle feed the sheep, feed the chickens, and collect eggs. Guests can also take in a sheep shearing demonstration, go on a pig hunting expedition, or join in on the tailing of the lambs if visiting in the autumn. The beautiful scenery also provides the perfect backdrop for hiking and cycling, as well as horseback riding. There are endless country trails perfect for trekking and exploring the beautiful wildlife surrounding this gorgeous property.

For glampers who want to venture off the property, the heart of Amberley, with numerous shops and dining options, is only about twenty minutes away from the glamping site. Fishing enthusiasts can make their way to the south branch of the Waipara River or take a trip to the Hurunui River. There, guests may be able to catch salmon or trout. The coastal town of Kaikoura makes for a perfect day trip and affords guests the opportunity to go whale watching and catch glimpses of other majestic animals.

Wine aficionados can make their way to the sprawling vineyards of Waipara Valley, where they will be able to tour wineries numerous wineries, learn about the art of winemaking, and try different vintages. For a totally relaxing outing, glampers can make their way to the Hanmer Springs Thermal Pools and Spa where they can spend the day bathing the natural spring water or dozing off as they get a massage.

Accommodation Rules

  • Check-in: 3:00 p.m.
  • Check-out: 10:00 a.m.
  • Infants allowed Under 2 years old
  • Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • No parties
  • Some spaces are shared

Cancellation policy


You will receive a 50% refund when you cancel at least 15 days prior to check-in.

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Additional Information

There is a fee for linens and towels depending on the number of guests. Please ask the property owner.
Horse treks and hay incur an additional fee.

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