Peaceful Cottage on New Zealand Sheep Farm near Christchurch
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In the spacious living room, guests will find plenty of seating, as well as a TV, a DVD player, a CD player, and a log burner. The open-concept kitchen and dining room is fully equipped with a stove, an oven, a refrigerator, a microwave, and a dishwasher. There is also a large dining table with seating for eight.
Guests may use the attached garage as a tack shed or bike storage unit. The garage also features two paddocks great for glampers travelling with horses. Glampers also have access to the nearby stable.
Outside, guests will find plenty of parking for their cars and trailers, in addition to a BBQ grill. Glampers can also enjoy the fantastic views of the Canterbury foothills from the north facing patio and BBQ area, perfect for enjoying great meals with family and friends, enjoying a delightful book, or marveling at the midnight sky with its shining stars.
- Queen-size bed
- Double bed
- Bunk bed
- Running water
- Lounge/Living room
- Dining room
- Linens and pillows
- Dining table
- Cooking basics
- Sound system
- BR/DVD player
- Shared Barbecue
- Sports equipment storage
Location + Surroundings
- Horseback riding
- Wildlife watching
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.
Check-in: 3:00 p.m.
Check-out: 10:00 a.m.
Infants allowed Under 2 years old
Children allowed 2-12 years old
Some spaces are shared
Horse treks and hay incur an additional fee.