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Rakaia Gorge Walkway
Rakaia Gorge Walkway
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Attraction type: Hiking Trails
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Washpen Falls
Washpen Falls(Darfield)
Attraction type: Waterfalls
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Middle Rock Sheep Farm Tour
Middle Rock Sheep Farm Tour(Darfield)
Owner description: One hour’s drive west of Christchurch. A comprehensive sheep farm tour viewing 7,000 sheep and seasonal farming activities -sheep dog mustering, sheep handling, lamb feeding (in... more Owner description: One hour’s drive west of Christchurch. A comprehensive sheep farm tour viewing 7,000 sheep and seasonal farming activities -sheep dog mustering, sheep handling, lamb feeding (in season). A visit to Middle Rock offers the opportunity to be guests of a New Zealand farming family in a non-commercial environment amidst the stunning high country scenery of the Lake Coleridge area. There is no minimum number and family groups are a specialty. less
Attraction type: Farms
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Homebush Stables
Homebush Stables(Darfield)
Attraction type: Historic Sites; Gardens
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All places to eat » Places to eat

Salmon Tales Cafe
Salmon Tales Cafe
Ranked #1 of 1 Restaurants in Rakaia
Cuisines: Cafe, New Zealand
Good for: Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible

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Darfield Bakery
Darfield Bakery
Ranked #1 of 10 Restaurants in Darfield
Cuisines: Cafe, New Zealand
Good for: Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
The Oaks of Darfield
The Oaks of Darfield
Ranked #2 of 10 Restaurants in Darfield
Cuisines: European, New Zealand
Good for: Romantic, Business meetings, Large groups, Families with children
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Off-Street Parking, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
The Terrace
The Terrace
Ranked #3 of 10 Restaurants in Darfield
Cuisines: Bar, New Zealand, European, Contemporary
Good for: Business meetings, Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
The Fat Beagle
The Fat Beagle
Ranked #4 of 10 Restaurants in Darfield
Cuisines: Cafe
Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast, Brunch, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

St. Itas Guesthouse
3.5 of 5
St. Itas Guesthouse
$87 - $102
Ranked #1 of 1 Rakaia B&B and Inns
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Mt Hutt Lodge
3.0 of 5
Mt Hutt Lodge
$100 - $108
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Rakaia River Holiday Park
Rakaia River Holiday Park
$25 - $130

All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

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Darfield Motel
4.0 of 5
Darfield Motel
$104 - $118
Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Darfield
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