Heritage Homestead Luxury Less than One Hour from Christchurch with Gourmet Dining
Cradled by rolling hills and neighbouring vineyards, the family-run Tipapa Estate is a breathtaking homestead offering an oasis of serenity an hour's drive from Christchurch. Overflowing with heritage charm and catering for only six guests at a time, this exclusive country retreat has been effortlessly restored from its origins as a 19th-century sheep station into a lavish home-away-from-home. Unwind amid a picturesque landscape of sprawling lawns and park-like grounds — complete with a lovely outdoor pool.Enjoy homecooked fare in the gourmet kitchen, spend summer days feeling a warm breeze on the veranda, stroll through the seasons in the manicured gardens or cosy up on winter nights by one of two fireplaces. Feel like exploring? Venture out to the nearby Waipara wineries for an indulgent day of vine-hopping or head down to Motunau Beach for coastal walks, wildlife viewing or a spot of fishing.**Your handpicked inclusions:**- Relax on arrival with a welcome glass of wine, beer or soft drink per person- Spend your first evening indulging in a delicious two-course dinner for two- Wake up to a delicious daily breakfast spread of homemade sourdough toast, fresh fruit, eggs and more- Enjoy the comfort of your super king bed a little longer with leisurely 1pm checkout**Travelling as a family?** Two children (11 and under) stay free with breakfast and welcome soft drink when you upgrade to a spacious Garden Suite.**This deal has NO peak surcharges:** Travel any time for the same great price.