Unique and Historic Accommodation near Greystone Wines in Waipara, New Zealand

Waipara, South Island (New Zealand)

Unique and Historic Accommodation near Greystone Wines in Waipara, New Zealand

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1 unit
3 guest capacity

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Accommodation Description

  • Kid-friendly
Situated near the sprawling vineyards of Greystone Wines, this historic accommodation is located in Waipara, New Zealand, and is ideal for those looking for a rural getaway. This unique vacation rental located on New Zealand’s South can accommodate up to three guests. There is one room, which features a comfortable full-size bed and a twin-size bed. Linens and towels are provided.

The accommodation also features a TV and a small refrigerator, as well as a tea and coffee maker. Other amenities include heating in the accommodation. Guests also have access to a shared bathroom with showers, as well as a communal kitchen and TV lounge. There is also a laundry room with coin-operated machines for glampers to keep all their belongings clean.

Outside, there is a deck where guests will be able to marvel at the gorgeous gardens as they breathe in the fresh country air.

Accommodation Features

  • Double bed
  • Coffeemaker
  • Fridge
  • Heating
  • Deck/Patio
  • Television
  • Linens and pillows
  • Tea kettle
This unique glamping site has everything guests need for a wonderful stay. Guests can pack light since they have access to a communal washer and dryer, which are both coin-operated. Glampers also have access to the communal kitchen, TV lounge, kitchen, and shared bathrooms. Additionally, hot bread and eggs are included. Outside, glampers will have access to the beautiful country garden where they will be able to admire the stunning scenery.

Guest Services

  • Restaurant

Location + Surroundings

Surrounded by sprawling vineyards, this rural glamping site is located in Waipara on New Zealand’s South Island near Pegasus Bay. There are many nearby national parks and forests, including Arthur’s Pass National Park and Lake Sumner National Park. Hanmer Springs, with its renowned thermal pools and spa, is just under an hour away, while Kaikoura is nearly two hours away. Christchurch, with its countless shops, restaurants, and international airport, is about an hour south of the property.

Activities

General activities
  • Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Meditation
  • Boating/Sailing
  • Wine tasting
  • Horseback riding
  • Whale watching
  • Wildlife watching
Adventures and sports
  • Biking
  • Kayaking/Canoeing
  • Winter sports
  • Whitewater rafting

From whale watching to hiking through the rugged terrain to skiing down the powdery slopes, there are always things to do when staying at this wonderful glamping site, no matter the season. Glampers can venture to Arthur’s Pass National Park to enjoy the great outdoors. The beautiful scenery provides the perfect backdrop for hiking and cycling, as well as horseback riding. There are miles and miles of trails perfect for trekking and exploring the beautiful wildlife surrounding this gorgeous property.

Fishing enthusiasts can make their way to the south branch of the Waipara River or take a trip to the Hurunui River. There, guests can cast their lines and try to reel in 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 a glimpse of other majestic animals.

Wine aficionados can make their way to the vineyards of Waipara Valley, where they will be able to tour numerous wineries, learn about the art of winemaking, and try different vintages. For a truly relaxing day, glampers can make their way to the Hanmer Springs Thermal Pools and Spa where they can spend the day bathing in the natural spring water or dozing off as they get a massage. In the colder months of the year, glampers can head to Hanmer Springs Ski Area or Mt. Lyford Ski Area to ski or snowboard down the slopes.

Accommodation Rules

  • Check-in: 2:00 p.m.
  • Check-out: 10:00 a.m.
  • Infants allowed Under 2 years old
  • Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • No smoking
  • No parties

Cancellation policy

Flexible
Free cancellation up to 24h

You will receive a full refund if you cancel 24 hours or more prior to check-in.

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Additional Information

Smoking is not allowed in the accommodation.

Pets are not allowed.

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