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We welcome guests to stay with us on our working farm. Breakfast is served in the inviting kitchen amid the sounds of a new farm day. After breakfast guests can choose to gather shellfish and observe seals on the private beach, explore the local environs or simply relax on the verandah surrounded by native bush and birdsong.
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276 Paua Bay Road Akaroa, 7520 New Zealand
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Christchurch Intl Airport36 mi
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When coming home from New Zealand, Charlie was asked what was his favorite memory, and he said watching the sheep dogs work. We spent 3 days at the farm and Sue and Murray couldn't have been more welcoming. They welcomed us into their home and made us very comfortable as they
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We visited a sheep farm near Akaroa in New Zealand, run by several generations of a family. Heard the story of the farm, saw a sheep being sheared, watched dogs carefully trained to herd sheep, and of course had tea and homemade scones. A very interesting look at real life in
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Since we were on a Celebrity cruise, we only had one day in Akaroa so could not stay at the farm, but we were able to find a local tour leaving the dock area in the early afternoon to visit the farm. The trip up the mountain was spectacular. The scenery looking down toward the
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Sue and Murray are delightful and very welcoming. Our room was perfect and we went to sleep looking at the stars. It was interesting and fun for us to see how the farm worked. We loved our trip to New Zealand everywhere we went was beautiful. I will remember our stay at
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New ZealandSouth IslandCanterbury Region
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