We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Akaroa Country House

Save
Traveler (21)
Dining (1)
Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good40%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
Jan 18, 2018
“When does Rustic become crap?”
Jan 21, 2017
“Quiet and secluded get away ”
AMENITIES
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
Reviews (15)
Filter reviews
11 results
Traveler rating
6
3
1
1
0
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
6
3
1
1
0
See what travelers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 11 reviews
Reviewed January 18, 2018

My wife and I have been touring NZ for three weeks now and stayed in The Gardeners Retreat at Akaroa Country House. The house built and owned by Sue and Dave is approx 10 min drive into beautiful Akaroa. It is set in large lawned...More

1  Thank Thomas S
Reviewed January 21, 2017 via mobile

A romantic, cosy and warm secluded hideaway with very hospitable hosts and an amazing breakfast, just outside Akaroa. We even had a surprise bottle of wine awaiting our arrival, having only booked an hour before arriving. The Gardeners Retreat was clean and welcoming and the...More

Thank ViralPoet
Reviewed October 24, 2015 via mobile

Loved my night at The Country House. Very rustic settling, with the obligatory sheep, great gardens, lovely brekky and David is a gorgeous host. Highly recommended. There's a pool for the warmer months, and lovely gardens to wander around in.

Thank Amanda C
Reviewed October 22, 2015

The gardeners Retreat is a lovely cottage. When we arrived it had just been upgraded by a new bedroom on the loft together with a new bathroom. We were offers a bottle of wine on our arrived and David gave us a lot of information...More

Thank Roel D
Reviewed March 23, 2015

Apart from a few cobwebs in the two bathrooms and a squeaky floor in the loft, this was clean and comfortable. Pool was lovely. Downside was all the overgrown plants all round the cottage and we had to go to the owner's house to get...More

Thank Aljata
View more reviews
About
Price range
$174 - $239 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms
2
Reservation Options
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com and Priceline so you can book your Akaroa Country House reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Takamatua Bay
Add Photo Photos
Traveler (21)
Dining (1)
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Akaroa Country House staff and past guests.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines
Room Tips
"The Gate house is good for families."
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing