Long weekend specials in Selwyn

Friday, 6 November 2020

Long weekend specials in Selwyn

Take advantage of these specials for Canterbury Anniversary weekend and enjoy what the district has to offer.

Melton Estate

A boutique winery with a modern restaurant and event venue. Perfect for lunch, wine tastings, weddings and celebrations, as well as company conferences and meetings. Melton Estate is located in West Melton, just 15 minutes from Christchurch Airport. There are nine wines to enjoy.

DEAL: Melton Platter and two glasses of local wine for $65

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Gunyah Country Estate

Grand historic homestead in the rolling foothills of the Southern Alps, 45 minutes from Christchurch. Relax in luxury accommodation in an elegant tranquil country setting.

Dates applicable: 12–16 November.

All rooms in the B&B lodge: $249 (2 people)
The Granary self catering house: $199 (2 people), $249 (4 people), $299 (6 people)
The Stablehand quarters self catering house: $199 (2 people), $249 (4 people)
Dining at the lodge $81 per person

DEAL: Book two nights (between 9–22 November) receive the second night half price.

Bookings: 03 318 6800 or reservations@gunyah.co.nz


Enjoy warm hospitality in our delightful, peaceful B&B, set in 1.5 acres of stunning gardens. The award-winning gardens include many unusual plants, and a lovely New Zealand native area.

Bellbird room available for discounted rates for Anniversary weekend, Wednesday 18–22 November inclusive.
Normal rates $140 per night for 1–2 guests, discounted rate $120 per night for 1–2 guests. Includes substantial continental breakfast served in your room.

DEAL: Anniversary Weekend special – Garden visits for groups of six or more (by prior arrangement).
Admission $5 will include a cup of tea/coffee and 10% discount for those purchasing more than $30 of plants. Complimentary bottle of wine included for bookings of more than 1 night.

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Arthur's Pass Alpine Motel is located in the heart of Arthur's Pass National Park, a magnificent area surrounded by native forests and towering mountains. Take a walk on one of the many tracks in the area and observe the plentiful bird life. Listen to the local Kiwi population calling at night.

Fantastic accommodation available from NZ$95. Our comfortable cabins sleep 1-5 guests and come complete with bathroom, kitchen and free wifi.

DEAL: Book two nights (between 9–22 November) receive the second night half price.

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Air Force 2, the only airboat experience in New Zealand, right here on the Waimakariri River.

Come and experience the sensation of skimming over wet stones in a genuine American style Airboat in Air Force 2. 

DEAL: 20 minute Airblast: $75 Adult, $55 Child

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Join the friendly and professional team for an exciting, safe and personal New Zealand jet boating adventure. Experience the wonders of the breathtaking Waimakariri River. The Waimakariri is one of the most jet boated rivers in New Zealand and you will quickly understand why, as the spectacular scenery unfolds before you.

Take a 20 minute thrill-ride that weaves through the lower Waimakariri River.

DEAL: 20 minute Braided Blast: $75 Adult, $55 Child

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