Karetu Downs Farm Stay and B&B

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Karetu Downs Farm Stay and B&B
Farm Stay
Boutique B&b Accommodation
Farm Cottage
Animals
Sheep Shearing
Farm Tours
Hiking
Fishing
Mountain Biking
River Walks
Swimming
Campervans

Approximately 63 km north of Christchurch and a one hour drive from Christchurch airport Karetu Downs Farm stay is ideally situated as a stopover enroute to Hanmer, Kaikoura, Picton, the West coast or enroute to Queenstown.

Relax in the comfort, luxury and style of our Boutique Homestead B&B which offers a choice of two guest rooms both with private ensuites or for a larger group/family stay at” Karetu Cottage” the 4 bedroom farm house.

The 100 year old Homestead B&B is the ideal romantic hideaway for the weary traveller. Offering cosy private accommodation for tourists, travellers and families who want to relax and take in the peaceful surroundings of the country side while staying on a real New Zealand Sheep and beef farm.
4WD tours are available. The drive to the top of the farm along tussock tracks provide panoramic views of the Southern Alps, the east coast and to the South the views of Christchurch and surrounding areas are breath taking.
Mountain bike the back country tracks. Bottle feed the pet lambs (seasonal), Meet Barney our resident Donkey plus Wilby and Ginger the Kune kune pigs, Hand feed our pet sheep. Help feed the chickens and collect the eggs, Watch a sheep shearing demonstration or if you are lucky you may get to experience the shearing gang in full swing around May/June/July or Join Bruce on a guided 4 wheel drive tour of the farm.

Campervans are most welcome.

Homestead Boutique B&B

Homestead Boutique B&B

Musterers studio Homestead B&B

Musterers studio Homestead B&B

Kitchenette Musterers studio

Kitchenette Musterers studio

Louisa Suite Homestead B&B

Louisa Suite Homestead B&B

Lounge Louisa suite B&B

Lounge Louisa suite B&B

Lambs

Lambs

Feeding the sheep

Feeding the sheep

On the farm

On the farm

Out on the hills

Out on the hills

Sheep shearing

Sheep shearing

Ginger and Wilby

Ginger and Wilby

Barney

Barney

Axle

Axle

Hill views

Hill views

Bottle feeding lambs

Bottle feeding lambs

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Karetu Downs Farm Stay and B&B
1731 Ram Paddock Road, Waipara Gorge, Broomfield
Amberley
Hurunui
7385 Hawarden
New Zealand
0064 33144584

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