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Governors Bay

Main Road, Christchurch 2004, New Zealand
+64 3-328 9093
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Main Road, Christchurch 2004, New Zealand
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+64 3-328 9093
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"lyttelton harbour"
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"chocolate cafe"
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"nice stroll"
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"day trip"
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"tides"
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"allendale"
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"scenery"
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"bays"
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"peninsula"
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Reviewed 20 April 2018

Governors Bay is a beautifully bay which if you are driving is really difficult to ge to see. There is nowhere to park next to the jetty which is no longer safe to walk on and fenced off and the street higer up also lack...More

Thank 13out
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Reviewed 18 March 2018

My wife and I spent 4 nights at a BNB here. Very relaxing area with a good trail along the bay. Close enough to Christchurch to go there every day. No services, but Lyttelton and Christchurch are close.

Thank Dave S
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

Had a beautiful evening walk with my family whilst visiting them! So peaceful. What a wonderful area! Could have stayed for hours!!! Will bring a backpack with drink n snacks though next time!

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Reviewed 23 January 2018

Named after Governor Grey a famous British Governor of New Zealand, Governor's Bay is a lovely secret for the locals. Located over the Port Hills, which is a lovely drive, pass amazing Victoria Park and Look out over Christchurch, the Bay is very historical and...More

Thank nevslife
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Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

Close to Christchurch beautiful location but only one access to beach with surrounding roads full of cars. We wanted a stop to have lunch but had to use a bus stop. Scenery is nice but need to have gps so you don’t get lost and...More

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Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

A very nice area for a walk and admire the scenery. Good to stop at if you're passing by . Would recommend

Thank Explore1995
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Reviewed 22 August 2017

Close to Christchuch city, and one of the nicer bays not much of a beach, and quite tidal, but worth visiting

Thank happysheepChina
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

So lovely to walk around the Estuary, all flat so good for all ages and not too far around, then go to local hotel for refreshments and either a drink or coffee, a nice stroll any day

Thank Rosemary B
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Reviewed 25 April 2017

On the in road at the top f vernors bay is a ffee/home made chocolates shop...oh yum!!! Also serve high tea and lunches. The view outsside s lovely

Thank millsy123
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Reviewed 15 February 2017

There are many swimming opportunities in the area of the Marlborough Sounds However, if you are looking for somewhere that: - is not far from the road - offers plentiful and safe parking - is secluded and relatively private - has a clean toilet (separate...More

Thank Robin S
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