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Rangiora Farmstay Accommodation, Christchurch, New Zealand


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NZ Freephone:

0800 313 518


+64 3 313 5180


45 Mairaki Road
Fernside RD 1
New Zealand

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Pete's Farm Stay Introduction

Come and visit Pete's Farm Stay for a traditional Kiwi farm experience near Christchurch.

More than just a bed and breakfast or homestay, Pete's Farm Stay offers warm, comfortable, modern Rangiora farmstay accommodation, a short drive from Christchurch.

Get up close with some farm animals and experience true farm life at this Rangiora accommodation, located just outside of Christchurch. Help out with activities around the farm or simply enjoy a glass of wine whilst taking in the lovely countryside.

Your friendly hosts, Pete and Gaye, will ensure you have a truly memorable Kiwi experience at this farmstay near Christchurch.

Rangiora Farmstay Accommodation

Pete's Farm offers two sorts of accommodation:

House — The house is new and modern and can accommodate up to eight people in three bedrooms.

Pete's Farm Stay Exterior Bedroom Farm Animals

Self Contained Cottage — We have 2 cottages.

  1. Has two bedrooms and can sleep six people. Fully self contained with a great kitchen. Great for families.
  2. Has 1 bedroom that has a king size bed. Has a small kitchenette.

Children are welcome at our Rangiora accommodation, they will love the rural experience. Cot and high chair available.

We can arrange pickup for you from Christchurch International or Domestic Airport if required.

With 10 years experience in farm tours under his belt, let Pete take you on a tour of the farm and watch his dogs round up the sheep before showing you how to shear one. We have over 20 pet alpacas that you can hand feed and touch whenever you like.

If you are staying the night at our farmstay near Christchurch; sit back, enjoy a meal and see some of the best skies in the world for stargazing before retiring to your room.

Breakfast is included in the rates for our Rangiora farmstay accommodation.

Rangiora Farmstay Accommodation Location

Pete's Farm Stay, our true kiwi accommodation in Rangiora, is located just 25 minutes north of the Christchurch airport and city centre, in the heart of the beautiful, rolling Canterbury Plains.

The nearest town, Rangiora, is just a short five minute drive away.

Framed by the snow-capped Southern Alps, our Rangiora accommodation is just 15 minutes from the beach – a truly lovely place to sit back and relax.

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Canterbury Day Trip Attractions

From the silvery beaches of the East Coast to the jagged peaks of the Southern Alps, the Canterbury landscape is impossible to ignore.

Image Source: Tourism New Zealand. Fur seals in Kaikoura, Canterbury, New Zealand
Fur seals Kaikoura, Canterbury
Photographer: Hiroshi Nameda
Image Source: Tourism New Zealand. Whitewater rafting on Ragitata River, Canterbury, New Zealand
Whitewater Rafting Rangitata River
Photographer: Graham Charles

Big scenery is the order of the day – huge panoramas of ocean or mountains, great sweeps of pastureland, massive amounts of sky.

If you are spending some time in the Christchurch and Canterbury region, you might like to visit:

  • Ski Fields – Choose from a number of nearby ski fields
  • Kaikoura – Whale watching, fishing, swimming with the seals and dolphins
  • Mount Cook – New Zealand's highest mountain in among a high mountain range
  • Akaroa – French settlement, dolphins, fishing, historic town
  • Hanmer Springs – Thermal pools, horse trekking, forest walks

Christchurch and Canterbury Activities

Other activities in the Christchurch and Canterbury area include:

  • Whitewater rafting
  • Kayaking, rafting
  • Water skiing
  • Jet boating
  • Punting on the Avon River
  • Bungy jumping
  • Bird watching
  • Scenic flights
  • Hot air ballooning
  • Winery tours

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Up close with farm animals Shearing sheep Feed the sheep