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Terrace Downs Resort

Overview
623 Coleridge Rd, Windwhistle 7572 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent accommodation & fantastic service at the restaurant. Highly recommended - thanks. The views are outstanding & we enjoyed the walks & scenery. The room was extremely clean & comfortable bed was huge.More

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Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Road32578540811
Response from Escape816916, General Manager at Terrace Downs ResortResponded yesterday

Dear Road32578540811 Thank you very much for your review after your recent stay with us, we very much appreciate your comments. I will share your comments with the team, especially the restaurant team they will be delighted. The housekeeping team work very hard to ensure...More

Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Beautiful resort and beautiful views from our room. Room was very clean and comfortable. Restaurant food was good and service top notch! Lovely surroundings and lots of walking tracks near by Real treat We will be back

Date of stay: December 2017
Thank TriiLav
Reviewed 31 October 2018

We were blown away by the view from our apartment straight across to snow dusted mountains. The apartment was large, clean and had everything we needed plus some. Using the fireplace would have been awesome in cooler temps. Beds were comfy and the complimentary snacks...More

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Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Duncan5
Response from Escape816916, General Manager at Terrace Downs ResortResponded 6 November 2018

Dear Duncan5 Thank you very much for your review of your recent stay with us here at Terrace Downs Golf Resort, we appreciate your comments. It is always a pleasure to receive positive feedback such as yours and this will act as further motivation for...More

Reviewed 30 September 2018

Had a golf deal so decided to stay a couple of nights, enjoyed the villa (two bedroom) and all its facilities. Weather was kind to us for our round of golf, course in very good condition with plenty of challenges for us. Especially as I...More

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Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Frankand2013
Response from Escape816916, General Manager at Terrace Downs ResortResponded 1 October 2018

Dear Frankand2013 Thank you for your review of your recent time with us at Terrace Downs, it sounds like you really enjoyed yourself. Congratulations with the win of the haggle, always makes the beer taste better in the Clubhouse after the round. Thank you again...More

Reviewed 26 September 2018

Stunning scenery and great activities on offer! We did the archery and clay shooting which was fantastic and I would highly recommend it for any skill level. We only experienced the restaurant for breakfast which was perfectly adequate. My rating drops to just 3 because...More

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Date of stay: September 2018
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Response from Escape816916, General Manager at Terrace Downs ResortResponded 1 October 2018

Dear LeeMc2014 Thank you for your review of your recent stay with us here at Terrace Downs, I am sorry that your experience did not meet your expectations, let me express me our sincerest apologies. We appreciate all feedback and I will be reviewing your...More

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About
Description
Welcome to New Zealand's high country resort. As the 'Gateway to the South Island', Terrace Downs Resort is perfectly located for the first and last nights of your South Island tour, or to rejuvenate with a More week-long stay to really appreciate our wilderness backdrop. Just 50 minutes from Christchurch international airport, Terrace Downs offers luxury accommodation and family friendly villas with a variety of activities available at Terrace Downs and the local area. Boasting New Zealand's only high country golf course and fine cuisine dining, Terrace Downs Resort offers an ideal 'getting away from it all' destination close to Mt Hutt Ski field and Methven. Terrace Downs offers a choice of two deluxe accommodation options. Terrace Villa Suites are self-contained units with luxurious beds, a delightful raised spa bath and spacious open-plan living areas. These range from one to three bedroom villa suites, which include the Patiti Suite the new family villa with children's play room. Fairway Chalets are separate architecturally designed four to seven bedroom houses spread out amongst the resorts incredible surrounds. These beautiful chalets boast all modern conveniences and great indoor-outdoor living areas with stunning views. At Terrace Downs you can do as much or as little as you want - the choice is entirely yours! The ever-changing landscape acts as the perfect playground for visitors of all ages and fitness levels and makes Terrace Downs a captivating year-round holiday destination for thrill-seekers and those who enjoy more laidback pursuits. Terrace Downs offers a par 72, 18-hole championship golf course, rated as one of the top courses and golfing destinations in New Zealand. Based at the foothills of the Southern Alps, there are very few scenic alpine courses like it. The Cafe at Terrace Downs - For a delightful taste of the High Country, it's hard to pass The Cafe and Bar at Terrace Downs. The stunning surrounding mountain scenery is yours to enjoy in comfort, either from the fireside in winter or out on the deck in summer. Designed to complement its outdoor surroundings, the Cafe decor features warm timbers, river stones and schist while the menu offers a tasty variety of freshly prepared meals and snacks with great coffee and tea, for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Open daily from 8am, until 6pm Thursday to Saturday and 7pm Sunday to Wednesday. Hunter's Restaurant - A relaxing dining oasis overlooking spectacular mountain scenery, Hunter's presents a flavoursome menu that draws its inspiration from the surrounding environs, using only the freshest, best quality New Zealand produce and products. A large open fire, leather sofas and warm natural tones lend a welcoming and very comfortable atmosphere to this special 'dining destination' experience. Reservations essential. Open Thursday, Friday and Saturday for dinner only, 6pm till late. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Spa
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Babysitting
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Conference Facilities
Golf Course
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Microwave
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Tennis Court
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
18
Price range
US$205 - US$282 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Terrace Downs Hotel Terrace Downs
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Windwhistle
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
18
Price range
US$205 - US$282 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Terrace Downs Hotel Terrace Downs
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Windwhistle
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Dining (14)
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Questions & Answers
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scottygalway
16 December 2016|
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Response from Terracedowns1 | Property representative |
Yes, Christchurch is the nearest international airport to Terrace Downs. It is approximately 60 minutes drive.
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Room Tips
"All the rooms, villas all have great views you would never not have a view of everything."
Coopermoore
28 Feb 2017
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"we didn't stay there just had a meal"
LorraineT1135
13 Feb 2017
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"Sorry can't as we didn't overnight."
dragondiva10
8 Dec 2016
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"Try to get a villa with an uninterrupted view of the golf course"
nikbannister
29 Nov 2016
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