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Aoraki Country Cottage New Zealand
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Bed and Breakfast in Canterbury, New Zealand
Bed and Breakfast provided while staying close by.
This B+B is on the Christchurch (1-1/2hrs) –>Queenstown route, near the "Beautiful village of Geraldine". Self contained it has a double bedroom with ensuite shower /toilet. A fully equipped kitchen, dining room/lounge, suitable for a couples with or without children, (and has an independent bunkroom for teenagers)! Baby Gear available
Relax in the outdoor “Under the stars” Spa pool. Mountain views, Red Deer grazing nearby, pasture strolls and bush walks, children’s Kayaks on a safe pond, Guided 4WD Deer Farm Tours, Off farm Eco-tours and Quad bike Safari's.
Play area, Bikes, trampoline, Kayaks on Weka pond, Foosball and Pool table if it’s wet. .Rafting, golf, Trout or Salmon fishing. In winter (May-Sept) eight ski fields are within an hours drive (including Mount Hutt, Dobson, Fox Peak and Roundhill).
Nearby Geraldine village has a cinema, cafe's and restaurants, vintage machinery museum, chocolate and cheese making, jams, sauces, crafts and gift shops.
Opportunities exist to help out on the farm, Dave and Nikki are friendly helpful hosts, and even include a free breakfast, teas, and coffee in their tariffs. Dinner available by arrangement.
Come, see and experience their world!
More InformationAbout Local AttrcationsThe Beautiful Village of Geraldine
Geraldine Village, Lonely Planet rated as "New Zealand's most beautiful town" and it's not hard to see why! This sub-alpine village has more than meets the eye. A must see list includes the 1066 medieval puzzle world , the Giant jersey and Allison Art all found on Wilson Street. Kiwi Country complex and the "Four peaks plaza", which includes a boutique cheese factory, an Alpaca shop, Barker’s tasty conserves, sauces & beverages for which the village is well known, and of course the famous Berry Barn Bakery.
For “Thrill Seekers and outdoor adventurers” The world’s best Trout and Salmon fishing, White Water rafting the Rangatata River, Horse trekking, Golfer's paradise an incredible sixteen courses within an hours drive, Fly a plane at Rangatata Aerodrome, Four Wheel drive Safari’s, or visit the Village's Museum and Vintage Machinery Museum. As well as wonderful bush walks at the Kakahu limekiln, Talbot Forest and nearby Peel Forest.
In winter there's an abundant choice of Skiing/snowboarding, (Eight different fields within an hour) and Ice skating and hot pools nearby at Tekapo......and then there is always the Challenge of a trek up “Little” Mount Peel (1311mtrs).
As Geraldine is home to many famous Nz Artists, so you might like to grab an Art trail brochure from the information centre. For evenings, there’s the choice of Geraldine’s old-time Cinema or in season nightly entertainment at “The Taste", "The top paddock Café” , "Mandel's" or “Village Inn Cafes”. There is a choice of ten takeaway's and Cafe/Restaurant dining venues. The New Stonebridge Conference and Events Centre has been drawing people to town in the celebration of weddings, conferences, birthday parties and other events in a romantic garden park lake side setting.
Now for a place to Stay? Aoraki Country Cottage
Local Area InformationIn twenty minutes you can be in Temuka Pleasant Point or Peel Forest twenty more at the seaside at Caroline Bay Timaru FairlieOpuha Tekapo or the Ashburton lakes AorakiMount Cook and Lakes Tekapo Pukaki Opuha and Heron are popular day trips
|Type:||Bed and Breakfast|
|Location:||Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand|
|Map : ||Sorry, no map.|
|This Property Sleeps:||10|
|Minimum Price Per Night:||$165 (Currency Converter)|
|Maximum Price Per Night:||$350|
|Nearest Airport:||35km Timaru|
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* Has a Pool
* Close to a golf course
* Children are allowed
Accommodation and Facilities Summary
|Suitability||Wheelchair inaccessible, Children Welcome, Family Oriented, No Pets, Non Smoking Only|
|Outside||Outside Tap, Garden, Parking, Barbecue, Barbecue Area|
|Location||In the Country, Distance to Airport 20-50km, Distance to local restaraunts >5km, Distance to convenience store >5km, Distance to beach >5km, In the mountains|
|Local Area||The local town is Lively but not wild, Distance to Local Town Centre 10km, Restaurants, Quiet Bars and Pubs|
|Local Activities||Water Sports, Snorkelling, Mountaineering, Snowboarding, Skiing, Walking, Swimming, Water Skiing, Tennis, Sailing, Mountain Biking, Horse Riding, Golf, Fishing, Cycling|
|Living Room||Fold Out Beds Sleeping 1, Armchairs 4, Sofas 1, Seating for 3 People|
|Laundry||Iron, Clothes Dryer, Towels Provided, Linen Provided, Washing Machine Provided, Laundry Service Provided|
|Kitchen||Toaster, Grill, Fridge, Freezer, Oven, Hob, Microwave, Crockery & Cutlery Provided, High Chair Available|
|Entertainment||Cassette Player, Radio, DVD Player, TV, Hi Fi|
|Dining||Dining room, Seating for 6 People, Dining room table|
|Bedroom||Ensuites 1, Pull-out Beds 1, Twins 2, Singles 5, Doubles 2|
|Bathroom||Hot Tub, Shower Rooms 1, Toilets 1, Bathrooms 1|
|Accommodation||Accommodation Type: Bed & Breakfast, Size: Compact|
|Theme||Away from it all|