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Diamond Harbour

Christchurch 8030, New Zealand
+64 3-328 9093
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A really lovely spot

We visitede Diamond Harbour via the ferry from Lyttleton. The pace here is a slower one than over... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Chertsey, United Kingdom
an ideal spot to chill out and explore

Tucked away across the bay from busy Christchurch, this little village feels as if it is miles... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kathleen S
Ashburton, Canterbury, New Zealand
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Christchurch 8030, New Zealand
+64 3-328 9093
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visitede Diamond Harbour via the ferry from Lyttleton. The pace here is a slower one than over the water in CHCH, and it is s great place to unwind and relax.

Thank mekydro
Reviewed 1 week ago

Tucked away across the bay from busy Christchurch, this little village feels as if it is miles away, yet only half an hour by car, even quicker by the ferry. It offers something for everyone, places to eat, numerous walking tracks and a nearby golf...More

1  Thank Kathleen S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely drive from Christchurch around to Diamond Harbour! It was a lovely day so we decided to catch the small ferry over to Lyttelton to have lunch. Cost was $13 for a return trip. Lovely little place and they have many good walks to do...More

Thank Daniellegracie
Reviewed 7 September 2017

I love too the Diamond Harbour wharf on a nice day, a lot of of nice fish an be caught when SurfCasting of the wharf including: Red Cod, Skate, Kahawai, Blue Moki and unfortunately Lots of dogfish. There is Rod Holders at the end of...More

1  Thank xsharknzhuntfish
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

The drive from Christchurch to Diamond Harbour was lovely. Super scenic, the views along the way were breath taking!! Once we arrived at Diamond Harbour, the kids & I went on the walking tracks and the view from the top was epically stunning!! We didnt...More

Thank NaomiBogileka
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Great walking tracks, picnic areas, ferry ride to and from Lyttelton, child and dog friendly, plus scenic drive from Christchurch.

Thank lizarossie
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Ferry from Lyttleton to this beautifully peaceful area. We took a walk around the headland to discover some "awesome views", which was well worth it. Everyone we have met in New Zealand have been very friendly, this was no exception, meeting the Rotory Club walkers...More

Thank carefree2017
Reviewed 16 March 2017

You really feel that you are at the end of the world here. We enjoyed 3 days here and stayed in a lovely B&B right at the tip. It was foggy so we did not take the ferry across to Littleton Harbour but it was...More

Thank easypeasy2013
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Had a stroll around the ferry wharf and nearby shops including an OK coffee. Worth the ferry ride if you come to Lyttelton.

Thank Jeff S
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Great drive to Diamond Harbour by car or by water on the ferry - whatever you choose. The views are spectacular as are all Banks Peninsula views but the added attraction is back over to the Port of Lyttleton which is always interesting. We found...More

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7 May 2015|
Response from Hartshay | Reviewed this property |
It is a steep 20 min walk on a good road surface. Fit oldies ok but if slow or infirm not so easy