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 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. The farm offers over 20 kilometres of back country tracks for you to enjoy at your leisure.
Mountain bike the back country tracks. Horse riders are welcome to bring their horses and enjoy the wide open spaces.
Ideal for family groups, horse trekkers, 4 wheelers and trail bike riders, cyclists, trampers and for people who just want a quiet peaceful time away.
Campervans are most welcome.
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