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Welcome To Karetu Downs B&B
& self-contained Cottage Farmstay


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 and style of our Boutique Homestead B&B or for a larger group/family the 4 bedroom farm cottage is ideally suited.

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 New Zealand country side.

The prominent feature of this 2000 hectare property is the hill country which rises to just on 3 thousand feet above sea level. The climb 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. 4WD tours available.

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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