The Boat Shed
A truly special romantic Christchurch hideaway a private lovers retreat, designed with a boat theme in keeping with its waterfront setting. Perfect if you like the seclusion of your own space.
A separate studio, only 10m from high tide, nestled at the bottom of the native garden & surrounded by Seafield Park. The forest at the rear of Te Whare Waka is a lovely place to meander on beds of pineneedles, listening to birdsong ringa ki te ringa (hand in hand)
Facilities: A lounge area, queen bed with electric blanket & quality linen, couch converts to a double bed, TV, heater, tea/coffee, fridge, toaster & microwave. The tiled paua shell bathroom has a shower built for two, hairdryer, heater, heated towel rail, toilet & walk in wardrobe. The covered verandah is a great place to relax in the evenings.
Te Whare Waka is an ideal base for longer stays.
?taahua is a Christchurch bed & breakfast located in a seaside, wildlife conservation reserve - a short drive to the city centre & airport. After a busy day, escape naturally with a truly unique N.Z. holiday experience, in one of our three delightful accommodation suites – each with its own special comfort & charm. You will enjoy peace & privacy in a spectacular natural environment.
Popular walking tracks surround ?taahua – walk to Spencer Park beach, viewing birdlife along the way. Try your luck fishing or simply relax with a wine watching life on the lagoon – birds feeding, locals fishing or water skiing.
Lovers retreat: Christchurch couples treat themselves to a delicious meal at a nearby restaurant then spend quality time together – a sensuous soak in the spa & a romantic night away from the kids – close to home but a world away.
As a Civil Union Ceremony or Wedding venue, ?taahua is simply stunning - pacific style ceremonies, with the lagoon waters gently lapping, followed by a honeymoon to remember.
If you want your stay away to be truly memorable, then skip the boring B & B, humdrum hotel or ghastly guesthouse & try a holiday experience with a difference, choose Ataahua Christchurch accommodation – you won’t be disappointed.
*Rates are subject to change according to season.