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Windwhistle

Welcome to Windwhistle, Canterbury. Experience the first-class beaches of this region.

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Windwhistle Vacation Packages

From Windwhistle, the major city of Christchurch sits 40 miles to the east.

Let the sun hit your face and the water wash over your feet. A wonderful place to start is Taylor's Mistake Beach, 50 miles to the east, or Sumner Beach, 45 miles to the east.

Adventurous types will delight in the stunning natural areas of Canterbury. Rakaia Gorge is 8 miles away from Windwhistle, while Awa Awa Rata Reserve lies 15 miles away.

From hitting the slopes to building snowmen, ski resorts have something for your whole group. Windwhistle is in the vicinity of two popular ones, Mount Hutt Skifield and Roundhill Ski Area, merely 14 miles and 60 miles from the city.

A trip to Waimak Alpine Jet and Mt Cheeseman Ski Area in Springfield, some 15 miles from Windwhistle, is worth thinking about.

To locate Ashburton Aviation Museum, Historic Art Gallery and Museum and Ashburton Domain, head south from Windwhistle for 25 miles to Ashburton. Should you have the time, also visit Trott's Garden and Trotts Garden.

There are many ways to get up and make the most of some wide open spaces in and around the region. Mountain biking and rock climbing are two active pursuits to choose from.

The Canterbury area provides visitors with plenty of pleasant pursuits in the great outdoors, such as cycling and shore fishing.

You'll learn far more spending time with the locals than you ever could from the glossy pages of your guidebook. Consider booking some guided nature walks and wildlife spotting tours.

While you are traveling through Canterbury, go on an adventure that you'll remember for years to come. Sky diving up among the clouds is sure to leave a long-lasting impression.

If the weather is good when you're here, get out and enjoy the water. Swimming and rafting are two ways the locals make a splash!

No one likes to see the end of a vacation. However, you're sure to leave this remarkable part of the world with a camera full of photos and a heart full of unforgettable memories.

If you're looking for Windwhistle's closest airport, it is 35 miles away.

Accommodation in Windwhistle

Windwhistle lodging options may be limited. Be sure to book ahead with Expedia to secure the hotel you like.

The following Windwhistle accommodations are worth considering, the Gunyah Country Estate and The Granary at Gunyah


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Terrace Downs Resort
Terrace Downs Resort

Terrace Downs Resort

623 Coleridge Road, Windwhistle
     
    4.7
    of 5, from 55 reviews
    5.0 out of 5.0

    Located near the slopes, this Windwhistle resort is in the mountains, 0 mi (0.1 km) from Rakaia Gorge, and close to winter activities such as skiing lessons and snowshoeing. Mount Hutt Skifield and Awa Awa Rata Reserve are also within 25 mi (40 km).

    The Stablehand Quarters at Gunyah
    The Stablehand Quarters at Gunyah

    The Stablehand Quarters at Gunyah

    720 Sleemans Road, Windwhistle
       
      3.0
      of 5, from 1 reviews
      3.5 out of 5.0

      Situated in the mountains, this cottage is within 32 mi (52 km) of Awa Awa Rata Reserve, Salmon World, and Mount Hutt Skifield. True and Daring Winery and Oxford Museum are also within 32 mi (52 km).

      The Granary at Gunyah
      The Granary at Gunyah

      The Granary at Gunyah

      720 Sleemans Road, Windwhistle
         
        3.5 out of 5.0

        Situated in the mountains, this vacation home is 27.4 mi (44.2 km) from Mount Hutt Skifield.

        Gunyah Country Estate
        Gunyah Country Estate

        Gunyah Country Estate

        Sleemans Road, Windwhistle
           
          4.5
          of 5, from 26 reviews
          4.0 out of 5.0

          Situated in the mountains, this bed & breakfast is 11.2 mi (18.1 km) from Rakaia Gorge and within 32 mi (52 km) of Awa Awa Rata Reserve and Mount Hutt Skifield. True and Daring Winery and Oxford Museum are also within 32 mi (52 km).

          Quickenberry Guesthouse
          Quickenberry Guesthouse

          Quickenberry Guesthouse

          Coleridge Road, Windwhistle
             
            5.0
            of 5, from 8 reviews
            4.5 out of 5.0

            Situated in a rural location, this luxury guesthouse is 0 mi (0 km) from Rakaia Gorge and within 20 mi (32 km) of Mount Hutt Skifield and Awa Awa Rata Reserve. Mount Somers is 26.2 mi (42.2 km) away.

            Methven Resort
            Methven Resort

            Methven Resort

            51 Main St, Methven
               
              3.7
              of 5, from 57 reviews
              3.0 out of 5.0

              Situated in Methven, this hotel is 9.1 mi (14.7 km) from Awa Awa Rata Reserve and within 20 mi (32 km) of Mount Hutt Skifield and Trott's Garden. Mount Somers and Ashburton Domain are also within 25 mi (40 km).

              Hotel Ashburton C$95
              Hotel Ashburton

              Hotel Ashburton

              11 Racecourse Road, Ashburton
                 
                4.1
                of 5, from 204 reviews
                3.5 out of 5.0

                Situated in Ashburton, this eco-friendly hotel is 1.2 mi (1.9 km) from Ashburton Domain and within 3 mi (5 km) of Historic Art Gallery and Museum and Trott's Garden. Ashburton Aviation Museum is 2.7 mi (4.4 km) away.

                Taylors Motel C$106
                Taylors Motel

                Taylors Motel

                770 East Street, Ashburton
                   
                  4.7
                  of 5, from 116 reviews
                  3.5 out of 5.0

                  Situated near the airport, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Ashburton Domain and Historic Art Gallery and Museum. Ashburton Aviation Museum and Trott's Garden are also within 3 mi (5 km).

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