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Springfield Eco Retreat

SuperhostSpringfield, Canterbury, New Zealand
Entire guesthouse hosted by Pam & Peter
4 guests2 bedrooms2 beds1 bath
Entire home
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Experience off-grid living at it’s finest! Get away from it all in our cosy cottage. Peaceful surroundings set in extensive native gardens with stunning views of the Southern Alps. Perfectly situated for ski fields, rivers, lakes, mountain biking, walking, rock climbing, the TranzAlpine train, horse riding and jet boating. Or just relax with a cuppa and a good book and soak up the fresh air and glorious scenery.
Located only 45 minutes drive from Christchurch airport, just off State Highway 73.

The space
The cottage is modern, well insulated, double glazed, warm and sunny with a woodburner to keep you toasty in winter.

Perfect for couples and families. Not suitable for children under 3 as there is no fire guard.

Kitchenette with small fridge, gas hob, toaster, kettle. Tea, coffee, milo and sugar are provided.

Extensive bookcase and board game/jigsaw collection so you wont miss the TV!

Guest access
Guests can walk around the gardens (approx 4 acres) and sit on the swing seat while watching the kids enjoy the trampoline.

Other things to note
Surrounded by a working farm so be aware that electric fences may be on.
Experience off-grid living at it’s finest! Get away from it all in our cosy cottage. Peaceful surroundings set in extensive native gardens with stunning views of the Southern Alps. Perfectly situated for ski fields, rivers, lakes, mountain biking, walking, rock climbing, the TranzAlpine train, horse riding and jet boating. Or just relax with a cuppa and a good book and soak up the fresh air and glorious scenery… read more

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 king bed
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed

Amenities

Smoke alarm
Dedicated workspace
Hangers
Private entrance
Heating
Indoor fireplace
Free parking on premises
Wi-Fi
Essentials
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm

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Springfield, Canterbury, New Zealand

Easy 20 minute walk to Springfield township, cafes, garage and pub. 15 minute stroll to Springfield railway station, 20 minute walk to the Kowai River. A great base for catching the TranzAlpine train to/from the West Coast. Our nearest supermarket is Darfield Four Square (20 minutes drive towards Christchurch), basic grocery supplies available at Springfield Challenge Service Station.
Easy 20 minute walk to Springfield township, cafes, garage and pub. 15 minute stroll to Springfield railway station, 20 minute walk to the Kowai River. A great base for catching the TranzAlpine train to/from th…

Hosted by Pam & Peter

Joined in January 2018
  • 72 Reviews
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Family living off the grid in rural Springfield, Canterbury, NZ
During your stay
Our house is located about 60 metres away on the same property. We are available to provide local infomation. Always happy to chat about off-grid living and electric vehicles!
Pam & Peter is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly-rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
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Things to know

House rules
Check-in: 3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Checkout: 10:00 am
Not suitable for infants (under 2 years)
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events
Health & safety
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Airbnb's social-distancing and other COVID-19-related guidelines apply
No carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm