Vacation Rental Description
Just 20 minutes north of Christchurch this expansive country retreat and luxury bed and breakfast style accommodation is situated in the heart of Canterbury’s prestigious lifestyle belt. The French chateau-style lodge stands on twenty acres of landscaped grounds complete with three lakes. Set in the heart of one of New Zealand's recreational playgrounds, Stoneleigh is a few minutes drive from both a world class fishing river and international golf resort. The ski fields are only ninety minutes away. With the international airport at only 20 minutes drive away this luxury estate has ready access to the city and to the world. We are also a working farm breeding top quality alpacas. While you are soaking up the beautiful surroundings and views from our luxury B&B you are also invited to enjoy and experience our beautiful, friendly alpacas. We look forward to sharing the Stoneleigh Lodge experience with you.
The Lodge has extensive exclusive and luxurious guest areas including a heated indoor pool and spa bath, large informal atrium for relaxing, a comfortable library for reading as well as a beautiful formal living room for guests and an exclusive guest living room. You will have full use of these facilities to unwind and relax at this luxury bed and breakfast style accommodation near Christchurch. We offer an elegant and welcoming haven for you where you can enjoy the highest standards of hospitality and comfort. The guest accommodation consists of two suites that are the epitome of luxury. They are intimate, warm and private retreats that are superbly appointed. Extensive views of the Southern Alps and surrounding countryside. This suite is one of the largest in New Zealand, just over 90 square meters in size. The Alpine View Suite has its own adjacent lounge area, a large walk-in dressing room. The bathroom features a very large shower with a floor to ceiling window which looks out onto the Southern Alps. It also features a large circular spa bath for you to indulge yourself in.