Hill side sanctuary retreat - stunning views

6
Max Guests
3
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms

About this Holiday House

A beautiful private hill-side sanctuary on the Port Hills overlooking Christchurch out to the southern alps. With less than a 5-minute drive or a 15-minute walk downhill, you will have access to Sumner Beach and Village. Alternatively, a short walk uphill to access mountain bike and walking tracks on the Port Hills. The space: An ecologically & sustainably designed home off a private lane surrounded by native bushland with arguably one of the best views in town. A beautiful well lit, naturally warm living space with 3 separate bedrooms with underfloor heating, 2 lounge rooms, table tennis table, indoor spa (with a view), large open kitchen and large garden. Guest access: You will have access to the entire property, minus the indoor garage. The hosts live above the garage in a private studio with separate access and are available if needed. Fresh laid eggs, seasonal organic fruit & vegetables, homemade preserves are available for purchase. The garden is scattered with fruit trees and stunning natives. Garden tours of neighbouring property are available upon request. Other things to note: Only a 15 minute walk down to Sumner beach or a make your way up the hill for an amazing panoramic view of Christchurch and Lyttelton harbour or take a stunning scenic drive along the port hills. Closest ski resort Mt Hutt 1.5hrs away. Head down the hill to Sumner Beach & Village, with plenty of cafes, restaurant's and bars. 5-minute drive over the hill to Taylor's Mistake Surf beach and access to plenty of walks, or keep on going to Lyttelton for amazing views and a weekend farmers market. 24km from the airport, 14km from the city centre.

Details and amenities

Child friendly
No pets
Linen provided
No smoking
No disabled access
Features
BBQ
Spa Bath
Spa pool
Heating & cooling
Air Conditioning
Electric blankets
Heat pump
Kitchen
Dishwasher
Freezer
Fridge
Microwave
Oven
Bathroom
Accessible Bathroom
Bath
Shower
Laundry
Dryer
Extra Bedding
Iron
Washing Machine
Parking
Off Street Parking
Basics
Tea, coffee, sugar etc
TV
Wifi
Other
Broadband
Cellphone coverage
Cleaning equipment
Cleaning supplies
Clothes line
Electric heat
Ensuite Bathroom
Extra Toilet
Fridge/Freezer
Internet available
Laundry Tub
Outdoor furniture
Toaster
Under floor heating

Bed layout

1 King(s), 1 King(s), 2 King single(s), 1 Pull out matress(es)

Special Attractions and Activities Nearby

Only a 15 minute walk down to Sumner beach or a make your way up the hill for an amazing panoramic view of Christchurch and Lyttelton harbour or take a stunning scenic drive along the port hills. Closest ski resort Mt Hutt 1.5hrs away. Head down the hill to Sumner Beach & Village, with plenty of cafes, restaurant's and bars. 5-minute drive over the hill to Taylor's Mistake Surf beach and access to plenty of walks, or keep on going to Lyttelton for amazing views and a weekend farmers market. 24km from the airport, 14km from the city centre.

Reviews

Average Rating: 5
2 total reviews

Johanna Heinau
Fantastic place. We have been the second time and surely come back. Quite, great views, clean, great beds, table tennis......good access to walking and biking trails. Lovely owners:)
John Stephens
Lovely home - gorgeous location and beautifully presented property with wonderful hosts

Availability

Rates

Date rangeRatesExtra guestsMinimum stay
1 Nov - 28 Feb $350 / Night for 4 guests$252 Nights
Rest of year$300 / Night for 4 guests$252 Nights
1 Nov - 28 Feb
$350 / Night for 4 guests
Extra guests: $25Min. stay: 2 Nights
Rest of year
$300 / Night for 4 guests
Extra guests: $25Min. stay: 2 Nights

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