Terrace Downs Resort - Canterbury
This luxurious family-friendly resort is under an hour from Christchurch airport and just 20 minutes to Mt Hutt ski field and nearby Methven ski village. Our superb, family-friendly accommodation includes one-three bedroom villas plus stand along, four or seven bedroom chalets – perfect for families travelling together! Our resort has super family-friendly staff, a delicious and healthy kids' menu, we can arrange babysitting and have lots of child-friendly onsite activities. All this is a super-scenic location, close to Rakaia Gorge, hiking/biking trails and ski areas.
The Villa Suites (1 - 3 bedrooms)
Our Villa Suites are self-contained units with luxurious beds, a delightful raised spa bath and spacious open plan living areas. The Villa Suites range from one to three bedrooms. All look out directly onto the 18th fairway, with a spectacular view of Mt Hutt.
The 2 and 3 bedroom suites have two bathrooms, and all provide fully-equipped kitchens and free wifi.
The Chalets (4 or 7 bedroom)
The Chalets are separate, architecturally designed, four to seven bedroom houses spread out amongst the resort. These beautiful chalets boast all modern conveniences and feature great indoor-outdoor living areas with stunning views over the golf course to Mt Hutt. These luxurious and totally private premises are perfect for a relaxed family getaway or group holiday.
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Other Family Stuff
Babysitting service available - we use a local company with impeccable reputation and qualified caregivers.
Activities - local family-friendly activities include skiing and snowboarding, jet boating, family walks, horse-riding, scenic flights and farm tours.
Of these activities, all are nearby and can be arranged from our property.
The Cafe at Terrace Downs
We welcome families with children to visit the resort and can provide high chairs, colouring pages and pens and toys if desired. We also provide a children’s menu and can accommodate individual needs. Please just ask our friendly staff for assistance if you require anything.
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