Gunyah Country Estate - Gunyah Country Estate

Gunyah Country Estate

Gunyah Country Estate offers year-round hospitality to a maximum of 12 guests. It is a character listed building with stylish antique furnishings and many open fires which delight the guests. It is also a venue for weddings, private functions, company meetings and group tours. Utter discretion and privacy are assured. The interior of the lodge is smoke-free. Every room features a private ensuite bathroom. The beds are very comfortable, dressed in the best Italian cotton linen with snug wool underlays and fitted with electric blankets. All rooms are light, warm and sunny, furnished with antiques and have distinctly different views of the Alps, the hills, the gardens and the surrounding countryside.There must be something refreshing and inspiring in the fresh air around the Lodge as guests return on a regular basis. The lodge offers silver service table d'hote dining and drinks.

Gunyah Country Estate

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Facilities:

  • Lodge
  • Unique & Boutique

Reception Hours:

8 am to 11pm, and after hours with prior notificaiton

Check In:

after 2 pm

Check Out:

by 10 am

Check In/Out Info:

Check in: Guest will be required to fill in a registration form on arrival. They will also be asked if they require dinner .
A welcome afternoon tea is provided. (tea/coffee and snacks)

Check out: accounts to be settled at check out.

Number Of Rooms:

5

Number Of Floors:

2

Distance To Nearest Airport:

60km

Distance To Nearest Public Transport:

Methven or Darfield, 25km

Restaurant Info:

Guests can also dine at Gunyah Country Estate. We offer a table d'hote silver service meal of three courses including bread and tea/coffee. Drinks are extra.

Breakfast is included in the rates and it is a full breakfast, also silver service

Bar Info:

Drinks available, extra. Wines, spirits, beers, soft drinks etc.

Credit Cards Accepted:

VISA
MASTERCARD
AMEX
Chinapay
DIners
Carte Blanche

Day Spa Facilities:

in the village, Methven

Disabled Facilities:

no- all rooms are on first floor-no lift.

Childrens Facilities:

plenty pf space in the gardens and safe-
we offer babysitting upon request, with a charge.

Driving Info:

Gunyah Country Estate is situated in the middle of the South Island at the feet of Mt Hutt by the Southern Alps.
Only a 45 minute drive from Christchurch, it lies on the main routes to the West Coast, Mt Cook and Queenstown, on the Inland Scenic Route 72.

Please note not all GPS systems give correct information. Please always use our directions.
From Christchurch, take Highway73 (ArthursPass) to Darfield. At the church turn left towards Mt Hutt. Continue on SH72 (picturesque Inland Scenic Route) through Glentunnel, over the Selwyn River.Travel 10 kms until you get to small monument at the top of the hill, follow the Gunyah signes from there: turn left towards Hororata , then immediately right into Sleemans Road, past the Baptist Camp and across the Hororata River. We are on the left on the rise, just after the gravel road starts.

From the South and Methven: take Highway 72 (Inland Scenic Route ) northbound, through the Rakaia Gorge, go past the Windwhistle schooland garage and at the intersection before the monument on the rise, turn right, following the Gunyah signs.

Transfer Info:

There are a selection of shuttles and taxis from Christchurch airport. We recommend self-drive.

Important Information:

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