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The boutique lodge was established in 2013 and provides a unique heritage environment enabling our guests to immerse themselves in a rural landscape but still close to Christchurch City.

"there is luxury in simplicity...""

Our local cafe....yummy food just down the road

The romantic verandah on the homestead

The "stableboys room" lounge. The original owner ran the coaches to Lincoln and this was the stopover. The writings from past generations are still on the walls

The Creamery oulook to the potager gardens and orchard

The district has historic associations and an English ambience

Brown trout caught (and released) 500m from the lodge

Sometimes we have snow

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766 Christchurch Akaroa Road, Tai Tapu Christchurch, NEW ZEALAND