Tai Tapu, Canterbury, New Zealand Accommodations

Accommodations in Tai Tapu

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The SpaceKingfisher House is a beautiful new country home in the peaceful countryside between Lincoln and Tai Tapu. Despite being new we have mature gardens surrounding the property with an orchard and large vegetable garden. The room is heated with a cosy log burner, plenty of logs supplied. If you'd prefer there is also electric heating. Guests will have their own private room with en suite shower separate from the main house. We take pride in our home baking, preserves, our own free range eggs and home-grown produce. Kingfisher House B&B is set in 2 acres of gardens. With close access to the city, mountains and sea it is ideally situated for many different activities. The picturesque Little River Rail Trail runs straight past our front gate. Feel free to borrow a bike and go exploring or have a stroll. Located between Lincoln and Tai Tapu and 20 - 25 minutes from both City and Airport, we are also within easy reach of Akaroa, Hanmer Springs, Canterbury wineries and the stunning Banks Peninsula. Enjoy delicious home made muesli & yoghurt with fruit and home made jams on freshly baked bread for breakfast, or indulge in a "full English" with our own eggs and local meats. Join our family for an evening meal using fresh garden and local produce if it suits your plans. If you would like to go tramping, cycling the Little River Rail Trail or otherwise exploring for the day, we have lots of ideas and can make you up a tasty packed lunch. Guest AccessPlease feel free to wander around the garden at your leisure. As you will see from the photos we have lots of friendly animals for you to meet. Most of them can be petted and fed by hand. We also have three dogs and a cat who love lots of attention! Interaction with GuestsEither take breakfast in the privacy of your room or come and join us in the farmhouse kitchen. You are also welcome to join us for our evening meal cooked using home grown or local produce and meat (or vegetarian if you prefer). Please give me a bit of warning! $30 per person including a glass of wine. The NeighborhoodKingfisher House B&B is located on picturesque River Road, about 20km or 20 minutes from central Christchurch and 25km or 25 minutes from the airport. Located between the villages of Tai Tapu, Lincoln and Greenpark to the south of Christchurch and 10 minutes from Prebbleton, Rolleston and Halswell. It is 70km from the French settlement of Akaroa on the dramatic Banks Peninsula. Hanmer Springs, Canterbury wineries and the stunning Port Hills are all within easy reach. Also only 5 minutes from Lincoln University Kingfisher House B&B is set in 2 acres of gardens. With close access to the city, mountains and sea it is ideally situated for many different activities. The picturesque Little River Rail Trail runs straight past our front gate. Feel free to borrow a bike and go exploring or have a stroll. Getting AroundKingfisher House B&B is located on picturesque River Road, about 20km or 20 minutes from central Christchurch and 25km or 25 minutes from the airport. We have plenty of off road parking (you will need a car). The drive into the city is straightforward and easy. There is a bus from Lincoln into the city every 20 minutes and the shuttle to Akaroa is 10 minutes away. Located between the villages of Tai Tapu, Lincoln and Greenpark to the south of Christchurch and 10 minutes from Prebbleton, Rolleston and Halswell. It is 70km to the French settlement of Akaroa on the dramatic Banks Peninsula. Hanmer Springs, Canterbury wineries and the stunning Port Hills are all within easy reach. Also only 5 minutes from Lincoln University. Other Things to NoteAs I am at home for most of the day I'm very happy to spend time helping you to get to know the area and decide on places to visit. You are welcome to help me feed the animals or just relax and soak up the silence in our peaceful location. We have a couple of bicycles you are welcome to borrow so you can explore the Little River Rail Trail. I can drop you off or meet you further down the trail depending on the wind direction!!
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The SpaceThe property is a 12 acre property located 20min from central Christchurch. We are an easy walk to the Tai Tapu village which has a superb cafe and shops. There is also great walking and biking, and golf course. high speed wireless internet and print facilities Guest AccessGuests are free to wander the property Interaction with GuestsWe have busy lives outside of the property so interaction is often around a bonfire in the evening The NeighborhoodIts quiet, picturesque, and relaxing Getting AroundThe nearest public transport is 6km away in Lincoln
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The SpaceSet on a small farm in a secluded valley but very close to town this is the perfect combo of quiet and peaceful with cafes close for good wine or coffee Getting AroundYou need your own car as public transport is too hard in this location but there is plenty of parking.
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The SpaceOwn private bedroom, en-suite and the most luxurious king bed in your own semi-detached private space. The room does not have cooking facilities so please be prepared to eat out as the room doesn't really accommodate for eating of full meals. We have many wonderful dining options around us and a short drive into town. We can cater for an extra guest with a mattress (made up with linens) in the floor. This is an extra $20 charge per night. Longer stays charge will be lowered. Guest AccessAccess to 10 acres of beautiful landscape. See the Alpacas, chickens, goats and sheep, walk amongst the vineyards or just relax on the super king size bed and take in the view. Access to award winning shared modern kitchen. Where possible and depending on time we can show guests around our small farm. Otherwise guests are welcome to explore themselves. Please remember to close gates behind you and be respectful of all the animals. Interaction with GuestsWe are a very busy family, but love meeting new people. We will endeavor to greet guests on arrival (not always possible) and then provide as much or as little interaction as you would like. The NeighborhoodOnly 25 minutes from Christchurch city centre and 30 minutes from Christchurch airport and 5 mins past Tai Tapu on way to Akaroa. Nestled amongst vineyards and alpaca farm. With 360 views of the surrounding Port Hills, Canterbury Plains and Alps. Getting AroundTravel by private transport only Other Things to NoteContinental breakfast provided daily as part of room rate. Includes homemade muesli, home baked bread for toasting, spreads, juice, yogurt, variety of breakfast cereals and fresh seasonal fruit.
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3.5-star Hotel
    Situated in the historical district, this guesthouse is within 9 mi (15 km) of Lincoln Event Centre, Crown Research Centre, and Lincoln University. Riccarton House and Lake Ellesmere are also within 12 mi (20 km).
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    Excellent
    4 reviews
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    This property was deactivated by the owner. We have found several other available options for your stay.
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    The SpaceThe West Wing is the main accommodation at The Red Barns. You arrive through one of the original chunky doors into the entrance hall, which in turn leads to either the living area or the spacious bedroom suite. All the rooms are decorated for calm, relaxation and simple luxury. The main bedroom features a luxurious queen-size bed, comfortable armchair and plenty of storage. It has gorgeous views of the surrounding paddocks, trees and hills, which can be enjoyed from the daybed under the window. Adjoining the main bedroom is a sitting room/second bedroom, which has a DVD player, as well as another daybed, which can be easily converted for use at night if required. The bathroom has underfloor heating, a walk-in tiled shower, claw-foot bath and large vanity. The living area has a round-the-clock woodburner, comfortable quality leather furniture, a large dining table and breakfast unit, which houses a fridge and all the breakfast materials you’ll need for your stay. Please note, as part of our escapism philosophy, there is no terrestrial or Sky TV, but there is a screen with DVD player, as well as free wireless internet access and a Bluetooth-enabled music system/radio. Guest AccessYou'll have access to the main bedroom, anteroom, hallway, bathroom and rumpus room. Interaction with GuestsWe are happy to help you plan what you can do in this amazingly beautiful part of the world. The NeighborhoodFor a small community, Tai Tapu has a lot to offer. There are two really outstanding cafés for starters – The Raspberry Café, with its amazing baking and gorgeous country garden, perfect for lazy weekend lunches and intimate celebrations, and The Store, a community hub that offers great food, wine and coffee seven days a week. Either of these make great places to stop after a walk, run or bike in the amazing countryside around us. There are also several boutique furniture and gift stores in Tai Tapu, as well as a pub, library and petrol station. The nearby university town of Lincoln offers a supermarket, plus banks, more pubs, cafes, restaurants and shops. Getting AroundWe are located just 20 minutes drive from central Christchurch. Other Things to Note• Queen bed • 2 daybeds (can be converted on request for nighttime use) • Luxury linen & blankets • Bath • Shower • 1 toilet • DVD player and screen • Fridge • Kettle • Toaster • Crockery, cutlery and glassware • Ironing board & iron • Hairdryer • Parking • Handrails for easy access • Woodfire, stocked / underfloor heating / oil column heaters • Portacot available on request • Laundry services available separately on request • Babysitting services available separately on request • Free wireless internet access • Bluetooth-enabled music system/radio • Please note that the TV is linked to a DVD but does not have any cable, satellite or freeview.
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    The SpaceLarge private lodge with a queen bed, single bed, small bathroom, lounge area and kitchen bench with fridge and tea and coffee amenities. Continental breakfast included with some home grown produce. Surrounded by serene countryside only 20 minutes from Christchurch citycentre. You will see some of New Zealand's native birds, including wood pigeon,fantail, bellbirds, kingfisher and pukeko. Great hideaway to come back to after exploring the Canterbury region. Swimming pool with waterslide shared with owners. Beautiful garden with small lake and tennis court. Private walkway up the Port hills with stunning views of Canterbury and the Southern Alps. Surrounded by small farm with horses, cows, sheep, chickens, a dog and cats. Guest AccessGarden and walking up the Port Hills Interaction with GuestsOwners living on the property and enjoy meeting people from other countries. Happy to offer travel help and advice about the Canterbury region and other parts of New Zealand. The NeighborhoodTai Tapu village has a historical church, library and homestead, two popular cafes, wineries, petrol station, boutique shops and local art galleries. 10 minutes drive from Halswell and Lincoln townships which contain supermarkets, post offices and medical centres. 20 minutes drive from Christchurch city centre. 1 hour drive from Akaroa. Getting AroundYou will need a car to travel to and from this location. Alternatively pick up and drop off service available into town for $50 each way from where you can access buses. Other Things to NoteCheck out at 10am. No smoking. Horse trek available for $100 per person for 1-2 hours. 2 course dinner with owners on request for $40 per person including a glass of wine. Property is only accessible by car or camper van. Pick up/drop off available from the airport or city centre for $50 each way per carload. Extra room available in house for extra couple for $80 a night. No TV Limited wifi
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    The SpaceThe space is set up so there is room to move. It is a rural backdrop so you have lots of outside hangout space. Our house is on the same site. There are 3 large bedrooms and 2 good sized bathrooms. There is even a sandpit and playground for the kids. One king, one super king, one queen and a sofa bed single. Guest AccessThis is a working farm so we ask that you stay in the area provided. Please don't open any gates. Our house is on the property. You drive over a little creek to get in to the property and we are on the other side of the creek so you have a completely separate entrance way, and are nestled in to the hills, surrounded by trees. The NeighborhoodIt is only a 5 minute drive to the supermarket in Halswel, and there are some good cafes and pubs near by. Raspberry café has great breakfast, the store has good coffee, its easy to drive to Akaroa for the day and good if you like walking or biking in the hills. Getting AroundYou will need a car but there is plenty of parking right at the door. Easy to get to from the airport, and direct run straight in to town, and out of town to the Peninsula.
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    Situated in Tai Tapu, this guesthouse is within 6 mi (10 km) of Lincoln Event Centre, Crown Research Centre, and Lincoln University. Riccarton House and Canterbury Museum are also within 12 mi (20 km).
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    Enjoy your visit to Tai Tapu with a stay at Otahuna Lodge. You can splash around at the outdoor pool, grab a bite to eat at the restaurant, or unwind with a drink at the bar/lounge. There's also a spa tub, and rooms at this exclusive lodge offer fireplaces and DVD players.
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    Situated in Tai Tapu, this country house is within 9 mi (15 km) of Lincoln Event Centre, Crown Research Centre, and Lincoln University. Air Force Museum of New Zealand and AMI Stadium are also within 12 mi (20 km).
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    Tai Tapu Village is 22 kms from CHC city, 25 mins from the airport, onroute to Akaroa. Offer a generous bedroom with private bathroom & toilet. Free wifi, sky TV & free local phone calls. Breakfast of cereal, toast, coffee/tea & juice.
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    The SpaceOwn private stand alone room with separate bathroom. Queen sized bed with cotton sheeting and feather duvet. Under floor heating in bathroom. Sadly no cooking facilities available but breakfast is provided with seasonal home grown produce. We like to practice sustainable living principles such as solar electricity, garden composting and recycling. Guest AccessYou are welcome to explore and enjoy our 10 acre garden. Our chickens and sheep would love to meet you. Interaction with GuestsWe like to greet our guests on arrival (where possible) and provide you with as much or little interaction as you would like. We live on the property in a separate cottage. The NeighborhoodOnly 20 minutes from Christchurch city centre and 30 minutes from Christchurch airport. Tai Tapu village has a historical church, library and homestead, two popular cafes, wineries, petrol station, boutique shops and local art galleries. 10 minutes drive from Halswell and Lincoln townships which contain supermarkets, post offices and medical centres. 1 hour drive from Akaroa. Getting AroundTravel by private transport only Other Things to NoteCheck out at 10am. If you are cold, please switch on the oil heater and warm the room to your liking. No TV Limited wifi In emergency situations dial 111 and ask for the service required. Airport pick up/drop off can be provided -$30 each way
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    The SpacePukeko Cottage In the beautiful countryside of Canterbury, near the Port Hills for walkers, cyclists and photographers. Yet close to the city CBD 16 min. One hour to beautiful Akaroa and beaches of the peninsula or 1 hour 10 min to the top of Mt Hutt for skiing. Close to Lincoln University and excellent cafes and eating houses, 14 min to Addington for Rugby or concerts and 18 min to the Airport. There is a photography gallery on site so you can browse or do a guided photography course with John Maillard by arrangement. (URL HIDDEN) If your a LOTR's fan we have Arod who carried the King in Return of the King and Orlando Bloom, he is 33 years old but would love a pat and an apple. There are two bedrooms with a super king, Queen and a double pull down sprung sofa bed in the living room for two extra guests. A baby cot can be provided by arrangement. The cottage has a full kitchen with all utensils, a BBQ is on the expansive deck. Linen and towels are provided with toiletries. There is outside furniture and lots of parking. If you are attending an equestrian event we can also have your horse to stay again by arrangement. We have live stock so the electric fences are on- please be careful. The cottage is in the grounds of our family home but entirely private, we are handy if you want help or advice. Guest AccessWaihora Gallery, photography workshops by prior arrangement. Beautiful gardens. Petting of Percy the famous LOTR's horse, calves, dogs, cats and chickens- please check with hosts first as in the country the fences are live. Wi-Fi Sky tv Interaction with GuestsWe can meet and greet guests, pick up from airport by arrangement, provide guided photography tours if booked in advance and will happily offer advice if required. You can have a quiet private stay or interact with us and get to know local life. The NeighborhoodQuiet country area, yet close to town for all visitors needs. We have Lincoln a country town, Tai Tapu and Prebbleton near by with Halswell on the way into the city. We have 3 supermarkets within 10 min, banks, pharmacy and excellent cafes, coffee and delightful food in the area. Great base for cycling, walking, painting or photography courses. Check out (URL HIDDEN) Getting AroundWe are 18 min from the airport but you will need a car or taxi to get to us. We are in the country the nearest bus is 4.5 kilometers away. We can give lifts by arrangement but visitors ideally will need their own transport a car or bikes. We are on the main route to Akaroa so a good stopping off place or base for exploring, watching the Rugby, going to gallery's or visiting Christchurch. Other Things to NoteJust ask and if we can do it we will.
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    The Creamery is situated in the leafy town of Tai Tapu, which is about 20min from Central Christchurch and the airport. The district is renown for its history and ambience, and is a popular location for cycling and golf. The guest cottage is a converted creamery built in 1875 and is separate from our family home, and is set amongst our garden and pottages. It is very well appointed. The Bedroom has a very comfortable queen bed, ensuite and the french doors opening to the verandah and gardens. The lounge has an antique couch/bed, which can sleep additional guests if required and the kitchen has a small oven, hotplates, and fridge. There is also a barbeque on the verandah. The local cafe, which has excellent food is a 2min drive or a relaxing 10min walk, and the tavern is just a little further. Wireless internet is provided. The Creamery is one suite of our boutique lodge and can be viewed on taitapulodge.com Special conditions: The Creamery is a cottage seperate to our home. Smoking is only permitted outside of the building. In the lounge there is an antique couch / bed for an additional guest. Extras: Linen (included); NOTE: Under Kiwi bach tradition you are expected to: Clean the house and do the dishes before you leave;
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    The SpaceTranquil rural setting with easy vehicle access to restaurants, cafes, and bars Guest AccessGuests are welcome to wander around the property and 4 acre parkland garden setting. Interaction with GuestsGrant and Anne wil do all they can to make your stay comfortable and enjoyable.
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      Waipuna Estate is perfectly located for both business and leisure guests in Christchurch. The hotel has everything you need for a comfortable stay. All the necessary facilities, including free Wi-Fi in all rooms, wheelchair accessible, luggage storage, Wi-Fi in public areas, car park, are at hand. Designed for comfort, selected guestrooms offer towels, carpeting, mirror, sewing kit, linens to ensure a restful night. The hotel's peaceful atmosphere extends to its recreational facilities which include garden. Convenience and comfort makes Waipuna Estate the perfect choice for your stay in Christchurch.
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      The SpaceBeautiful view of the Christchurch Port hills. There are great walking and biking tracks as we are so close to Banks peninsula, and a great golf course just a couple of minutes away. We have our own supply of artesian water – full of minerals and vitamins – no chlorine. Unlimited high speed wireless internet.