Skip to content

Settlers Retreat. A quiet Oasis.

Entire apartment hosted by John And Gaynor
2 guests1 bedroom5 beds1 bath
Entire home
You’ll have the apartment to yourself.
Enhanced Clean
This host committed to Airbnb's 5-step enhanced cleaning process. Learn more
Self check-in
Check yourself in with the lockbox.
Cancellation policy
Add your trip dates to get the cancellation details for this stay.
House rules
The host doesn’t allow pets, parties, or smoking. Get details
Close to walkways,an historic Pub.20 minutes by car to Christchurch City/Airport and 1 Hour to Akaroa. Ideal stepping off point,Wonderful views looking up harbour to Lyttelton and surrounding hills. Orton Bradley Park unique farm park with mountain bike track

The space
Fantastic views over the harbour. Surounded with a beautiful garden with lots of paths to meander around. Very quiet and secluded. Only 25 min to the centre of town and the airport.

Guest access
Full access to garden with walkways and seating.Extensive view of the surrounding hills and harbour.

Other things to note
The kitchenette has a fridge, microwave/convection oven, two elements, toaster, electric jug, milk shake machine and also has a washing machine.
Close to walkways,an historic Pub.20 minutes by car to Christchurch City/Airport and 1 Hour to Akaroa. Ideal stepping off point,Wonderful views looking up harbour to Lyttelton and surrounding hills. Orton Bradley Park unique farm park with mountain bike track

The space
Fantastic views over the harbour. Surounded with a beautiful garden with lots of paths to meander around. Very quiet and seclu…
read more

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed, 1 sofa bed
Common spaces
1 queen bed, 1 double bed, 1 sofa bed, 1 cot

Amenities

Free parking on premises
Kitchen
Wi-Fi
Breakfast
Iron
Hangers
Hair dryer
Washing machine
Essentials
TV

Select check-in date

Add your travel dates for exact pricing
Check-in
Add date
Checkout
Add date

4.86 out of 5 stars from 94 reviews

Cleanliness
Accuracy
Communication
Location
Check-in
Value

Location

Governors Bay , Canterbury, New Zealand

We are close to the Governors Bay Hotel(.7km away) the walkways near harbour edge.

Hosted by John And Gaynor

Joined in March 2014
  • 104 Reviews
  • Identity verified
John:--Retired Biosecurity Officer(Specialising in Pest Plants,unwanted plants in New Zealand)Work as a volunteer at Information Centre,Akaroa ambassador for meeting Cruise Ships,Family,Travel,Gardening,Conservation Projects and Natural History,Orton Bradley Park Board executive,Local community Association (Website hidden by Airbnb) Gaynor:--Retired Registered Nurse,Family,Specialist in Ceramic Art,Gardening,Reading,Travel.
John:--Retired Biosecurity Officer(Specialising in Pest Plants,unwanted plants in New Zealand)Work as a volunteer at Information Centre,Akaroa ambassador for meeting Cruise Ships,F…
During your stay
We are nearby so can be available most of the time to get to know guests and give advice of our unique area.
  • Response rate: 100%
  • Response time: within an hour
To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Things to know

House rules
Check-in: After 1:00 pm
Checkout: 10:00 am
Self check-in with key safe
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events
Health & safety
Committed to Airbnb's enhanced cleaning process. Learn more
Airbnb's social-distancing and other COVID-19-related guidelines apply
Carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm