Amberley, North Canterbury, New Zealand Accommodations

Accommodations in Amberley

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The SpaceTwin room $100 per night Queen sized room $120 per night King sized room (featured) $150 per night Gluten free food always available The NeighborhoodBeautiful rural setting on farmland in the foothills of the Southern Alps. Getting AroundNo public transport so your own vehicle is essential. Other Things to NoteWe understand the miseries of food intolerances and are happy to cater for your special needs if you let us know in advance. GF food is always available. Vegetarians are welcome, too. Our eggs are always free range and we have our own bees to provide us with gorgeous honey.
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Excellent
5 reviews
1br b&b
    Relax and unwind on our secluded property with lovely views of the surrounding countryside and out to the Pacific Ocean. Play petanque in the sheltered European style farm courtyard, meditate in our own stone circle, see the goats being milked and cheese made, collect fresh eggs from the chickens and help hand feed many of the animals. Soak in the Jacuzzi and gaze at the stars in our very clear night skies Guest accommodation is in a lovely private room in our home. It has separate bathroom and beautiful views of the surrounding farmland and out to the sea. Rates include home cooked breakfast and evening meal with wine. Picnic lunch available on request. We ask guests to use only organic toiletries as all greywater passes through our worm farm system. We can provide basic organic toiletries and options for using fresh herbs from our therapeutic herb garden. Our aim is self sufficiency while nurturing the environment. We grow our own vegetables, and hand raise friendly animals for eggs, milk and meat. Guests stay in a lovely room in our modern farmhouse with separate facilities. Our modern well insulated farmhouse has a passive solar design with solar electricity and hot water and a wood oven for heating, cooking and hot water. Meals are freshly prepared on the large wood fired cooker in our open plan country kitchen with great home grown food and seasonal produce from the garden Our friendly animals include milking goats and their delightful and precocious kids, pet sheep, chickens ducks geese, a lovely pig and a retired sheepdog. There are usually lambs to bottle feed from late August until December. AislingQuoy is a relaxed setting away from busy roads yet close to major attractions. We are on the inland scenic route at the edge of the Alpine pacific triangle with easy access to Kaikoura, Hanmer springs, Christchurch and Akaroa. Only 40minutes from Christchurch interenational airport and the local Waipara wine trail is only 15 minutes away. We can give you recommendations or take you on a customized wine tour. Amberley is only 9km away and has a great farmers market every Saturday morning. Farmstay on organically run smallholding in the beautiful rolling downs of North Canterbury with delightful friendly animals, dinner bed and breakfast, home cooked food, milking goats, milking sheep, cheesemaking.
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    The SpaceMy home is situated on the main road [state highway one SH1] so I am easy to find when travelling. Guest AccessAll parts of my property are accessable and I have had great pleasure already walking with guests and rounding up my sheep and cattle for them to have a closer view.
    Farm Stay
    Excellent
    5 reviews
    1br Farm Stay
      Relax and unwind on our secluded property with lovely views of the surrounding countryside and out to the Pacific Ocean. Play petanque in the sheltered European style farm courtyard, meditate in our own stone circle, see the goats being milked and cheese made, collect fresh eggs from the chickens and help hand feed many of the animals. Soak in the Jacuzzi and gaze at the stars in our very clear night skies Guest accommodation is in a lovely private room in our home. It has separate bathroom and beautiful views of the surrounding farmland and out to the sea. Rates include home cooked breakfast and evening meal with wine. Picnic lunch available on request. We ask guests to use only organic toiletries as all greywater passes through our worm farm system. We can provide basic organic toiletries and options for using fresh herbs from our therapeutic herb garden. Our aim is self sufficiency while nurturing the environment. We grow our own vegetables, and hand raise friendly animals for eggs, milk and meat. Guests stay in a lovely room in our modern farmhouse with separate facilities. Our modern well insulated farmhouse has a passive solar design with solar electricity and hot water and a wood oven for heating, cooking and hot water. Meals are freshly prepared on the large wood fired cooker in our open plan country kitchen with great home grown food and seasonal produce from the garden Our friendly animals include milking goats and their delightful and precocious kids, pet sheep, chickens ducks geese, a lovely pig and a retired sheepdog. There are usually lambs to bottle feed from late August until December. AislingQuoy is a relaxed setting away from busy roads yet close to major attractions. We are on the inland scenic route at the edge of the Alpine pacific triangle with easy access to Kaikoura, Hanmer springs, Christchurch and Akaroa. Only 40minutes from Christchurch interenational airport and the local Waipara wine trail is only 15 minutes away. We can give you recommendations or take you on a customized wine tour. Amberley is only 9km away and has a great farmers market every Saturday morning.
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      Excellent
      15 reviews
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      The SpaceThe bedroom is beside your own bathroom and separate toilet. The bed is an antique brass bed with cotton sheets, woolrest underblanket and feather/down duvet. Also a electric blanket for those cold nights. Guest AccessOur guests are able to access the kitchen to prepare packed lunches, and living, dining and lounge areas. We have fridge space for any food they may wish to put in. Interaction with GuestsWe are available for our guests to offer our knowledge of our local area and further afield. Our guests are welcome to spend time talking and sharing their travel experiences with us. The NeighborhoodWe live in a small country town 40 minutes north of Christchurch, a great place to stop over before going into Christchurch or if travelling north to stay over before heading to Hamner Springs for a soak in the Hot Pools or Kaikoura to do some whale watching. We are an easy drive to Akaroa too. In our small town we have on offer several small restaurants and cafes, a supermarket within walking distance from our house. The closest town Rangiora has a cinema for a night out to the movies. If you play golf Amberley has a a great golf course 5 minute drive from our house also Amberley Beach for a walk along the beach. We have some walkways nearby taking 2-4 hours to complete. When leaving Amberley you have the choice of going south via the Southern Scenic Route or going south via State highway 1.
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      The SpaceKokiri offers private accommodation in a self-contained apartment. Make yourself at home and stroll amongst one and a half acres of beautiful gardens featuring fruit trees, native plants, Camellias and over 100 rose bushes. Pets and children are welcome - and there's plenty of room for them to play! Guest AccessKokiri offers comfortable, cosy accommodation perfect for couples and families. Central heating throughout. Our self-contained apartment features a queen-size bed, ensuite shower room and your own sitting room with kitchenette (containing fridge, microwave and two-plate hob) and television. A double sofa bed is available in the living area. Wi-Fi available on request. Interaction with GuestsYou can be completely autonomous, but we are available for a chat or to lend local advice at any time. The NeighborhoodExplore the rural village of Amberley. Play a round at Amberley Golf Course. Enjoy one of a number of walks at Amberley Beach and Mount Grey. Indulge in wine-tasting or dining at one of many nearby wineries: The Mudhouse, Pegasus Bay, Waipara Valley, Glenmark and many more within a few minutes' drive. Visit the coastal town of Kaikoura for cultural experiences and eco-adventures such as whale watching, dolphin and seal swimming. Pamper yourself at the wonderful thermal pools and spa at Hanmer Springs - here you'll also find jet boating, bungy jumping and more. Wintertime visitors can ski at Mount Lyford Ski resort and Mount Hutt. Getting AroundAmberley is a 40-minute drive north of Christchurch International Airport. A picturesque rural village, Amberley is renowned for its excellent restaurants and quaint country shops. Kokiri is perfectly placed for guests wanting to explore the Alpine Pacific Triangle - a very popular destination encompassing Hanmer Springs, Kaikoura and the Waipara Valley. Other Things to NoteWe offer an extensive continental breakfast - specialising in delicious home-grown, home-made produce - available 8-9am during your stay at Kokiri, at additional cost.
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      Excellent
      14 reviews
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      The SpaceQueen sized bedroom with large windows in a lovely old villa. You have your own private entry to come and go as you please. The villa features an open-plan kitchen, dining and living area with a large table and cosy sofa corner by the fireplace. The large veranda with chair and sofa invites for reading time outside in the sun. Kowai Villa is located on 5 acres with my business (Kowai Pet Boarding) located on the other side of the property. This is a unique opportunity to see the day to day running of such a business. Feel free to visit the animals and have a play or alternatively have a stroll next door and say hello to the Alpaca family. Guest AccessYou have full access to the kitchen and all kitchen equipment as well as the shared dining area to relax. Self service continental breakfast available, as is all day tea and coffee making (with real milk!). There is a large shared bathroom, 2 toilets, and a separate shower and toilette. Towels are provided. Guests are welcome to the vege/herb garden just outside the kitchen as well. Interaction with GuestsWelcome to assist with recommendations and great places to visit. If you would like interaction I am happy to dine with you time permitted. The NeighborhoodKowai Villa is set in the countryside with easy access to State Highway 1 for day trips. A beach as well as the village of Leithfield with its historic pub are in walking distance (about 30-40min). There is a walk along the river leading you to the beaches which is just beautiful. Local restaurants, a Countdown supermarket and cafes are a short 8 minute drive away in Amberley. Popular Pukeko Junction Cafe is an easy 1.5km walk. Further, the villa is surrounded by animals. Next to the kennels you can find a large Alpaca family as well as sheep, cows and horses further down the road. Further, Kowai Villa is: 30min north of Christchurch Airport 55min to Hanmer Springs 1hr 45min to Kaikoura Whale Watching 3 hr 45min to Picton Ferry Getting AroundThe best way to get around is by car. You will have a space to park right beside the house or in the garage. The beach as well as the local village are in walking distance. There is also a local bus going to/from Christchurch a few times a day.
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      The SpaceSpacious twin room in a beautiful 4-bedroom villa with a large garden. You have your own private entry to come and go as you please. The villa features an open-plan kitchen, dining and living area with a large table and cosy sofa corner by the fireplace. The large veranda with chair and sofa invites for reading time outside in the sun. Kowai Villa is located on 5 acres with my business (Kowai Pet Boarding) located on the other side of the property. This is a unique opportunity to see the day to day running of such a business. Guest AccessYou have full access to the kitchen and all kitchen equipment as well as the shared living and dining area to relax. Self service continental breakfast available, as is tea and coffee making (with real milk!). There is a large shared bathroom, 2 toilets, and a separate shower and toilette. Towels are provided. Guests are welcome to the vege/herb garden just outside the kitchen as well. Interaction with GuestsWelcome to assist with recommendations and great places to visit. Absolutely happy to interact with guests. The NeighborhoodKowai Villa is set in the countryside with easy access to State Highway 1 for day trips. A beach as well as the village of Leithfield with its historic pub are in walking distance (about 30-40min). There is a walk along the river leading you to the beaches which is just beautiful. Local restaurants, a Countdown supermarket and cafes are a short 8 minute drive away in Amberley. Popular Pukeko Junction Cafe is an easy 1.5km walk. Further, the villa is surrounded by animals. Next to the kennels you can find a large Alpaca family as well as sheep, cows and horses further down the road. Further, Kowai Villa is: 30min north of Christchurch Airport 55min to Hanmer Springs 1hr 45min to Kaikoura Whale Watching 3 hr 45min to Picton Ferry Getting AroundThe best way to get around is by car. You will have a space to park right beside the house or in the garage. The beach as well as the local village are in walking distance. There is also a local bus going to/from Christchurch a few times a day.
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      The SpaceTwo large double bedrooms. Shared bathroom Guest AccessHouse Interaction with GuestsHappy, to of course The NeighborhoodBig wine growing region nearby and lots of wineries Getting AroundBest you have a car. Can do pick up though Other Things to NoteFarm walks available
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      The SpaceYour room has a double size bed and a big built-in wardrobe. The bathroom and toilet are right next to your door. Unlimited fibre internet included. Guest AccessYou are welcome to use the kitchen, TV Room, office and dining area. We also have a big backyard with barbecue which is great for dinner during summer. Interaction with GuestsWe lived in Auckland for four years before recently moving to Amberley. We have done a fair bit of travelling around this beautiful country. We are Spanish native speakers and enjoy meeting travellers and sharing stories. If you are here either for a short time or planning to stay in a new country we are keen to share our experience of New Zealand. The NeighborhoodThe house is situated in a very quiet street, close to the Domain Park and 15 min walking distance from the supermarket. There is a nice café and some bars 10 min away. Getting AroundThe Wine Region of Waipara is just 12 Km North and Christchurch is 47 Km South. You can check The InterCity bus website for detailed arrivals and departures. Other Things to NoteWe have a quiet old lady cat, so not recommended if you are allergic to cats.
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      The SpaceQueen bedroom in clean, cosy, tidy house. Bathroom is not ensuite, but next to the bedroom. Guest AccessAccess to bathroom, lounge, deck and garden at all times. Interaction with GuestsI have travelled extensively and have extensive knowledge about the area and NZ which I am happy to share. The NeighborhoodSmall village on SH1. 40 minutes drive south to Christchurch. Close to local wineries. 1 hour to Hanmer Springs hot pools. Off street parking. There is a wonderful Saturday morning farmers market with local produce and crafts.
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      rooms sunny and log fire in winter, overseas young people have enjoyed staying and working local wine district, easy dynamics in household, hot showers, internet, comfy couches for relaxing, near shops and coffee, view sunsets and mt grey
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      The SpaceYour hosts Vicki and Hamish, take great pride in offering two beautiful suites with a special touch while creating a relaxed atmosphere for a peaceful and restful stay. There is a good range of amenities in each suite. Make yourself a cup of tea or heat up some food in the microwave, and there is even a small fridge provided. Put your feet up sitting indoors or outside, and relax while watching some T.V. or using the free wifi. And, you will have the luxury of your own en-suite. We have created a beautiful breakfast room for you to start the day with a delicious cooked/continental breakfast. Take in the beautiful views of our country lifestyle farm through large windows and double opening doors leading you down a stunning rose arbour to the spa pool area Both rooms are setup for 2 people. Alternatively, both rooms can be booked for one group of 4 as there is a door connecting both suites. Also: ~ Free breakfast! ~ Free parking on premises ~ Small gymnasium & Tennis court available ~ Wine tours and farm tours available ~ Complimentary chocolates and wine or beer included ~ Local restaurants and many popular attractions close by, see below Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions. Guest AccessSee our map for directions. Secluded location close to Amberley situated up a long driveway and surrounded by farm animals and large country garden. Interaction with GuestsWhere possible all guests will enjoy a meet and greet but after that your stay can be as private or as social as you want. We also offer wine and farm tours The NeighborhoodAfter spending your day getting around all the sites and activities, you will be glad to return to our peaceful retreat for a well-earned dip in our relaxing spa. Here are some of the local attractions of the area: ~ Weka Pass railway – travel through the magnificent Weka Pass ~ Award winning Waipara Valley wineries. Enjoy tastings and lunches on your own trek, or book in for a personal wine tour ~ Peagasus Bay and Amberley golf courses ~ Local beaches ~ Horse riding ~ Waipara Valley farmers market ~ Opportunity to visit large scale sheep and beef farm, book one of our farm tours ~ Hamner Springs is just a one hour drive away. A beautiful place to visit offering thermal hot pools, skiing, forest walks, restaurants and cafes, family activities, golf and more ~ See the whales and dolphins at Kaikoura Getting AroundIf you are coming from the airport you can easy arrange a rental vehicle. From Christchurch you can travel by bus to the nearby town of Amberley, or arrange your own rental vehicle. Once here we also offer wine and farm tours.
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      The SpaceOur smallholding has goats (both dairy and meat), dairy sheep, ducks and chickens (you can collect your own free range eggs for breakfast next morning), pigs and a cat and puppy. We grow most of our own food including dairy, meat, and vegetables. We try to live in harmony with the environment and manage our land and resources as sustainably as possible. Guest AccessPrivate modern guest room with adjacent private bathroom. Room has a private deck overlooking the farm, often with sheep grazing just outside. There is a small lounge next to the room that guests can access. Several outdoor living areas including petanque court and jacuzzi. Interaction with GuestsWe enjoy meeting travelers and chatting about farming, travel, and life! Guests can participate in feeding of animals if arriving mid to late afternoon, or morning feeding if you are early risers. You can observe milking of goats and sheep during the season and possibly bottle feed babies in season. Please check with us for times of feeding and milking as they vary through the year with changes in daylight. Cooked breakfast is provided after the morning animal chores. We are able to give tips on local activities and some great secret spots to see the real North Canterbury. At times we are able to provide a simple 2 course evening meal by advance booking only. The NeighborhoodQuiet and peaceful rural neighbourhood, farmland views and activities. Getting AroundYou will need your own transport. No public transport nearby but only 10 minutes drive to basic services and some good dinner options in Amberley. Amberley area has a great brewery with tap room and pizza, great Thai, Indian and pub food as well as several cafes. Other Things to NoteOrganic toiletries only are permitted as we have a worm farm water system and chemicals will kill our worms!
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      1br Bed & Breakfast
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      The SpaceYour hosts Vicki and Hamish, take great pride in offering two beautiful suites with a special touch while creating a relaxed atmosphere for a peaceful and restful stay. There is a good range of amenities in each suite. Make yourself a cup of tea or heat up some food in the microwave, and there is even a small fridge provided. Put your feet up sitting indoors or outside, and relax while watching some T.V. or using the free wifi. And, you will have the luxury of your own en-suite. We have created a beautiful breakfast room for you to start the day with a delicious cooked/continental breakfast. Take in the beautiful views of our country lifestyle farm through large windows and double opening doors leading you down a stunning rose arbour to the spa pool area Both rooms are setup for 2 people. Alternatively, both rooms can be booked for one group of 4 as there is a door connecting both suites. Also: ~ Free breakfast! ~ Free parking on premises ~ Small gymnasium & Tennis court available ~ Wine tours and farm tours available ~ Complimentary chocolates and wine or beer included ~ Local restaurants and many popular attractions close by, see below Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions Guest AccessSee our map for directions. Secluded location close to Amberley situated up a long driveway and surrounded by farm animals and large country garden. Interaction with GuestsWhere possible all guests will enjoy a meet and greet but after that your stay can be as private or as social as you want. We also offer wine and farm tours The NeighborhoodAfter spending your day getting around all the sites and activities, you will be glad to return to our peaceful retreat for a well-earned dip in our relaxing spa. Here are some of the local attractions of the area: ~ Weka Pass railway – travel through the magnificent Weka Pass ~ Award winning Waipara Valley wineries. Enjoy tastings and lunches on your own trek, or book in for a personal wine tour ~ Peagasus Bay and Amberley golf courses ~ Local beaches ~ Horse riding ~ Waipara Valley farmers market ~ Opportunity to visit large scale sheep and beef farm, book one of our farm tours ~ Hamner Springs is just a one hour drive away. A beautiful place to visit offering thermal hot pools, skiing, forest walks, restaurants and cafes, family activities, golf and more ~ See the whales and dolphins at Kaikoura Getting AroundIf you are coming from the airport you can easy arrange a rental vehicle. From Christchurch you can travel by bus to the nearby town of Amberley, or arrange your own rental vehicle. Once here we also offer wine and farm tours.
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      The NeighborhoodPeaceful rural area ten minutes drive from restaurants and cafes in Amberley Getting AroundOwn transport required. No public transport nearby. Free parking
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      First class self contained accommodation in Amberley, situated in a beautiful rural setting just minutes to Amberley township which has fabulous cafes & 5 mins to top winerys. Our apartment has one double bedroom, full kitchen, dining room, lounge (with sofa bed), shower room, deck and garden, safe paddock adjacent for grazing.
      Aparthotel
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      The SpaceOur 2-bedroom apartment is modern, bright and spacious with a full kitchen, table and seats, lounge with comfortable couch, arm chairs and 40" flat screen TV. Also laundry facilities, BBQ and garage. King-size bed in the main bedroom, two king singles in the second bedroom and a sofa bed in the lounge. Bathroom with shower. Kitchen has ceramic hot plates, oven, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and microwave. Sunny outdoor seating area. SKY TV and free WIFI available in your apartment. Please note that this apartment is one of two on site. Guest AccessThe 2-bedroom apartment has its own garage with private laundry, own BBQ and private seating area. Interaction with GuestsPlease let us know if there is anything we can help you with during your stay. You are more than welcome to come and see us in our office across the road or give us a call. The NeighborhoodWe hope you will enjoy your stay in Amberley. Amberley a lovely country town in the beautiful wine region of Waipara Valley. The apartment is just 400m off SH1 in a residential location close to all the amenities. A Countdown supermarket is only 200 metres away and Amberley's cafes/shops and restaurants are within a short walking distance as well. If you fancy a walk you are only 4 kms away from Amberley Beach! Make the most of your stay by going for lunch at one of the Waipara Valley Wineries (5 min drive) and maybe try some wine tasting too. Getting AroundAmberley is a 40 minute drive north of Christchurch (and Christchurch Airport) and is on the Alpine Pacific Triangle, which connects Waipara Valley (10 minutes drive) with Hanmer Springs Thermal Reserve (1 hour drive) and Kaikoura (1.5 hour drive). Coming from the south (Christchurch direction SH1) turn right into Amberley Beach Road. You will find our office at Teviot View Accommodation 400m down the road on your right hand side. Coming from the north (Cheviot and Kaikoura) turn left into Amberley Beach Road. You will find Teviot View Accommodation 400m down the road on your right hand side.
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      We'd like to think you will inhale the country air and exhale the stresses of life as you come up the driveway to this vineyard retreat. The Vineyard Shed has been given a face-lift and is the ideal location for a weekend retreat. You will reluctantly leave at the end of your stay knowing more about the world of grape growing and having experienced a truly laid back stay in the wonderful Waipara valley. There are plenty of attractions close by. Explore the many wineries open in the valley, experience the famous Waipara Valley Farmers' Market on Saturday mornings, or if you want something more physical there are some great coastal and hill top walks to be done in the area. We are half-way between Hanmer Springs and Christchurch, so an ideal stop over point if you want to travel in the slow lane. This is the closest accommodation to Waipara Hills winery, the scene for summer music concerts for the last few years. Park your car here, and walk across the road to the concerts, and wander back later that night. The unit is fully self-contained with the ability for guests to use the microwave and/or hob to cook meals if you choose. A private courtyard, with vineyard views, has recently been established so guests can sit outside and take in the unique ambience that is the Waipara Valley. Home to Darnley Corner Wines. Extras: Cleaning (included); Linen (included);
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        Beach front holiday home recently renovated, downstairs living and bedrooms plus an upstairs lounge with views to the ocean, secluded section with deck area. downstairs living has a log fire and opens to the deck area. Bedroom 1 has queen bed, bed 2 a double, bed 3 bunks. The upstairs lounge has TV, stereo . Amberley beach is 45 mins north of Christchurch and the airport, The location is close to vineyards , Golf courses. Amberley has a number of restaurants, supermarket and hotel. The property address is 7 South Crescent Amberley Beach Extras: cleaning (Optional, NZ$50.00 per stay); Linen (Optional, NZ$10.00 per stay);
        Retreat
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        The SpaceLarge and sunny open plan living. Main bedroom upstairs sleeps 3 with a Queen bed and single bed. Downstairs in the open plan living area there is also a double bed. Please note the toilet and bathroom are downstairs. There is a cosy log fire for cooler days (wood provided) and a large heat pump. Guest AccessHouse with own separate access, off street parking available Interaction with GuestsOwners have two dogs who also live on site residing in the other separate house. You can pick how much contact you want but we are always willing and happy to help when we can. The NeighborhoodSo close to the city but a lovely country feel. Amberley is a lovely rural town. It has lovely cafes and eateries including an Indian and Thai restaurant. There is a large Supermarket and bottle store. There is also two pubs. This is all within a 10 min walk of our house or 2min drive. North of Amberley is the famous Hanmer Springs thermal pools (1hr). There is also well known local wineries including the the Mud House Winery & Cafe. The local beach us Amberley beach which is a 10 min drive. It us good for fishing and walking. Getting AroundThere is a limited daily bus service to Christchurch with Hanmer Shuttle ($15 each way) or the intercity bus ($20). These same services also travel to northern destinations. We are walking distance to a very large supermarket and village cafes and bars. Other Things to NoteThere is a large pond on the grounds. Children may need to be supervised for safety reasons as it is not fenced. We have two friendly dogs who may be loose on the property with us, however they will never be out alone when we are not home.
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          The SpaceOur outside room is a comfortable affordable retreat. You can be as independent or involved with our family life as you wish. We have an outside bath which is joy to be in on a beautiful night. The ever changing sea means that no night ever sounds the same. We are a wifi free house so yo will have to be creative with your time (there is free wifi down at the local library), though we do have a big selection of DVD's and books. Guest AccessOur home will be your home while you are staying with us :-). Interaction with GuestsMikal works from home so is often available to help with pointing you in the right direction. Kathy teaches at the local school so is busy but loves to spend time sharing her knowledge of the local area. The NeighborhoodAmberley Beach is a small friendly beach community. There is a local golf course which is highly thought of and local tennis courts if you feel like a hit of tennis. Many people fish off the coast and when the surf is up the word gets out!
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          The SpaceThe room available is the master suite of our beautiful home. It has a walk in wardrobe and private ensuite. Double doors off the bedroom opens out onto a patio surrounded by beautiful gardens. The sunshine streams in all day and there is a lovely wee table and chairs is the perfect place to enjoy a cuppa and soak in the relaxing atmosphere. Private entry and exit can be gained into the room through the doors and this room is the only bedroom on the ground floor of the home. Guest AccessYou will have your own bathroom and will have access to the house kitchen. Interaction with GuestsThere will be times when we are available to assist during your stay with us. Will depend on the day. The NeighborhoodWe are located in a lovely very quiet street, a cul de sac with very friendly neighbours. Getting AroundThere is plenty of parking on our property and there is also space for a camper van or caravan or boat to be parked. Other Things to NoteWe have 2 adorable 4 year olds that live in the house and also two cats and a dog, so we welcome other animals to the house but ask that they are kept under control at all times.
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          The SpaceWelcome To Our Amberly Beach House! We currently have a double en-suite room available with private doors that lead through the back yard and directly onto the beach. The room is modern, light and warm and consists of a queen sized bed. The kitchen is open plan and welcome to be used by all. Guests can request a meal or drive 5 minutes to Amberley township which hosts a range of eateries, including formal, Thai, pizza, chinese, pub food and fish and chips! Our street is very quiet and hosts an oval, tennis court, park and camp-site. We are very friendly and welcoming with the atmosphere here being relaxed and casual, very much a beach community. If you are a family with children, we can also accommodate you with two bedrooms and a private bathroom. Please enquire with me if you require this option. Location We are situated 45 minutes north of Christchurch and 45 minutes south Kaikoura. Hanmer Springs thermal resort is just 40 minutes away and its 10m km to Waipara Valley wineries. If you are needing to head into Amberley township, its only takes 4km. Here you will be abe to find many excellent eateries, shops and the local farmers market. Transport Public transport runs through Amberley in the way of shuttles and buses. I look forward to meeting you soon!