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View up to the house from the extensive cottage garden. Large sunny guest room with great views & private access onto deck.
Private room in cottage

Artistic Tranquil Retreat, AKAROA

Di

Artistic Tranquil Retreat, AKAROA

4 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds
1 shared bath
4 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds
1 shared bath
HOME HIGHLIGHTS
Sparkling clean10 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.
Di is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Indoor fireplaceThis is one of few homes in this area that has this feature.

A unique "BED & BREAKFAST" experience in an eclectic artists home.
Situated in peaceful Takamatua Valley, 3 minutes from Akaroa, 90 minutes from Christchurch.
"A dreamy romantic home, artistically decorated with heart & soul."
Relax in nature, Bliss...
Highly recommend staying longer than one night!

Amenities

Free parking on premises
Wifi
Indoor fireplace
Breakfast
Hangers
Air conditioning

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed, 1 sofa bed

House Rules

Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Not safe or suitable for infants (Under 2 years)
Check-in time is 3PM - 7PM
Check out by 11AM

Availability

185 Reviews

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H Martin
March 2018
Di's place is like a well-maintained museum to her good taste and creative spirit. Rich in antiques, surrounded by flowering bushes and trees, in a VERY QUIET cul-de-sac, just far enough from Akaroa to have your peace at night. A very comfortable bed and a breakfast so beautifull…
静淇 User Profile
静淇
March 2018
Very beautiful decoration and garden. The display of dishes is also very thoughtful and artistic with background music. Especially suitable for newly wed couples to spend honeymoon...
Hengjia User Profile
Hengjia
February 2018
The best place in NZ. Di is a very nice lady and her house is so beautiful.
Tracy User Profile
Tracy
February 2018
Most beautiful host... the hospitality and special touches went beyond our expectations... truly a beautiful and tranquil spot
Lynette User Profile
Lynette
January 2018
A very special getaway. Thoughtful, artistic touches. Delicious beautifully presented breakfast. Thank you Di for a lovely stay.
Ross User Profile
Ross
January 2018
Akaroa is a lovely little French-influence town. Di's place is lovely and peaceful, with a great view. Breakfast was more than enough.
Hayley User Profile
Hayley
January 2018
My partner and I stayed for one night in Di’s home to celebrate our 1 year anniversary. It was the perfect, tranquil retreat. Di is a warm, friendly host offering helpful suggestions whilst also respecting privacy. Her home is stunning and quirky, and Di’s bakes treats and breakf…

Hosted by Di

Canterbury, New ZealandJoined in September 2013
Di User Profile
185 Reviews
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Di is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
I am a mixed media artist and have lived in and near Akaroa for over 30 years. Having lived in the peaceful & beautiful Takamatua Valley for over 17 years when I was very fortunate to purchase a unique home for my daughter and I. It is only 3minutes from Akaroa and set in a rural…
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