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Coleridge Rd, Windwhistle 7572 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a golf deal so decided to stay a couple of nights, enjoyed the villa (two bedroom) and all its facilities. Weather was kind to us for our round of golf, course in very good condition with plenty of challenges for us. Especially as I...More

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Thank Frankand2013
Response from Escape816916, General Manager at Terrace Downs ResortResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Frankand2013 Thank you for your review of your recent time with us at Terrace Downs, it sounds like you really enjoyed yourself. Congratulations with the win of the haggle, always makes the beer taste better in the Clubhouse after the round. Thank you again...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stunning scenery and great activities on offer! We did the archery and clay shooting which was fantastic and I would highly recommend it for any skill level. We only experienced the restaurant for breakfast which was perfectly adequate. My rating drops to just 3 because...More

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Thank LeeMc2014
Response from Escape816916, General Manager at Terrace Downs ResortResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear LeeMc2014 Thank you for your review of your recent stay with us here at Terrace Downs, I am sorry that your experience did not meet your expectations, let me express me our sincerest apologies. We appreciate all feedback and I will be reviewing your...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Terrace Downs is in a great spot..not far from Christchurch or the Mt Hutt ski fields. We enjoyed almost all aspects of our stay. It is certainly not a cheap stay, but this is a premium resort with premium facilities. I struggled to find a...More

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Thank SteveJ1973
Response from Escape816916, General Manager at Terrace Downs ResortResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear SteveJ1973 Thank you for your review of your recent stay with us here at Terrace Downs, we appreciate all and any feedback from our valued guests. Thank you also for recognizing Terrace Downs as a premium resort and enjoying the range of the facilities...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here with family early September in a two bedroom and three bedroom Villa. The rooms were lovely and the beds were super comfy and huge. Unfortunately our shower had almost nil pressure but we were able to shower in the master ensuite which...More

Thank DemiB110
Response from Escape816916, General Manager at Terrace Downs ResortResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear DemiB110 Thank your comments and feedback regarding your recent stay with us here at Terrace Downs, we appreciate your feedback as this helps us as we strive to continuously strive to improve the quality of our goods and services. The views at the resort...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our trip to Terrace was awesome, we had the best staff that made our welcome first class, our villa 241 excellent, spacious, spa bath, jet spray showers,double king beds, kitchen, and a balcony view, which placed us outside the 18th fairway, the mountains in the...More

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Description
Welcome to New Zealand's high country resort. As the 'Gateway to the South Island', Terrace Downs Resort is perfectly located for the first and last nights of your South Island tour, or to rejuvenate with a More week-long stay to really appreciate our wilderness backdrop. Just 50 minutes from Christchurch international airport, Terrace Downs offers luxury accommodation and family friendly villas with a variety of activities available at Terrace Downs and the local area. Boasting New Zealand's only high country golf course and fine cuisine dining, Terrace Downs Resort offers an ideal 'getting away from it all' destination close to Mt Hutt Ski field and Methven. Terrace Downs offers a choice of two deluxe accommodation options. Terrace Villa Suites are self-contained units with luxurious beds, a delightful raised spa bath and spacious open-plan living areas. These range from one to three bedroom villa suites, which include the Patiti Suite the new family villa with children's play room. Fairway Chalets are separate architecturally designed four to seven bedroom houses spread out amongst the resorts incredible surrounds. These beautiful chalets boast all modern conveniences and great indoor-outdoor living areas with stunning views. At Terrace Downs you can do as much or as little as you want - the choice is entirely yours! The ever-changing landscape acts as the perfect playground for visitors of all ages and fitness levels and makes Terrace Downs a captivating year-round holiday destination for thrill-seekers and those who enjoy more laidback pursuits. Terrace Downs offers a par 72, 18-hole championship golf course, rated as one of the top courses and golfing destinations in New Zealand. Based at the foothills of the Southern Alps, there are very few scenic alpine courses like it. The Cafe at Terrace Downs - For a delightful taste of the High Country, it's hard to pass The Cafe and Bar at Terrace Downs. The stunning surrounding mountain scenery is yours to enjoy in comfort, either from the fireside in winter or out on the deck in summer. Designed to complement its outdoor surroundings, the Cafe decor features warm timbers, river stones and schist while the menu offers a tasty variety of freshly prepared meals and snacks with great coffee and tea, for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Open daily from 8am, until 6pm Thursday to Saturday and 7pm Sunday to Wednesday. Hunter's Restaurant - A relaxing dining oasis overlooking spectacular mountain scenery, Hunter's presents a flavoursome menu that draws its inspiration from the surrounding environs, using only the freshest, best quality New Zealand produce and products. A large open fire, leather sofas and warm natural tones lend a welcoming and very comfortable atmosphere to this special 'dining destination' experience. Reservations essential. Open Thursday, Friday and Saturday for dinner only, 6pm till late. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Spa
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Babysitting
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Conference Facilities
Golf Course
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Microwave
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Tennis Court
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
18
Price range
US$137 - US$548 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Terrace Downs Hotel Terrace Downs
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Windwhistle
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
18
Price range
US$137 - US$548 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Terrace Downs Hotel Terrace Downs
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Windwhistle
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Dining (14)
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scottygalway
December 15, 2016|
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Yes, Christchurch is the nearest international airport to Terrace Downs. It is approximately 60 minutes drive.
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"All the rooms, villas all have great views you would never not have a view of everything."
Coopermoore
Feb. 28, 2017
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"we didn't stay there just had a meal"
LorraineT1135
Feb. 13, 2017
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"Sorry can't as we didn't overnight."
dragondiva10
Dec. 8, 2016
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"Try to get a villa with an uninterrupted view of the golf course"
nikbannister
Nov. 29, 2016
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