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Ribbonwood Country House

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Outdoor spa bath
1 bedroom, premium bedding, soundproofing, iron/ironing board
1 bedroom, premium bedding, soundproofing, iron/ironing board
1 bedroom, premium bedding, soundproofing, iron/ironing board

Overview of Ribbonwood Country House

Ribbonwood Country House

4 out of 5

4.8/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 4.9/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Business services
  • Laundry

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment
124 Cheviot Heights Road, Cheviot, Canterbury, 7382

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationCheviot Museum6 min drive
  • Popular LocationKnox Presbyterian Church6 min drive
  • Popular LocationCheviot Library10 min drive

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About this area

Cheviot

Located in Cheviot, Ribbonwood Country House is in a rural area. Local points of interest include Cheviot Museum, Knox Presbyterian Church, and Cheviot Library.

What's nearby

  • Cheviot Museum - 6 min drive
  • Knox Presbyterian Church - 6 min drive
  • Cheviot Library - 10 min drive
  • Mount Cookson - 60 min drive
  • Mount Stewart - 71 min drive

Getting around

  • Christchurch International Airport (CHC) - 90 min drive

Restaurants

  • Cheviot Tea Rooms - 10 min drive
  • Two Rivers Cafe - 11 min drive
  • Paddock Cafe - 11 min drive
  • Mainline Station Cafe - 15 min drive

About this property

Ribbonwood Country House

4-star bed & breakfast with free breakfast and spa services
Massage/treatment rooms, concierge services and laundry facilities are available at this smoke-free bed & breakfast. Free continental breakfast and free WiFi in public areas are also provided. Additionally, a library, a garden and barbecues are on-site. All 4 soundproofed rooms feature free WiFi and DVD players. For a bit of entertainment, guests will find flat-screen TVs with digital channels, and other amenities include patios and room service.
Ribbonwood Country House offers 4 forms of accommodation with DVD players and complimentary bottles of water. Rooms open to patios. Beds feature premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions come with digital channels.

Bathrooms include a shower, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers. This Cheviot bed & breakfast provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and an iron/ironing board. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Guests can pamper themselves by indulging in the on-site spa services. There are massage/treatment rooms available. Services include facials, body scrubs and body treatments.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Check-in

Contactless social distancing and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast and dinner
Reservations are required for the use of certain on-site facilities
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • No on-site parking available
  • Return airport shuttle (surcharge) from 10:30 AM to 6:30 PM
  • Airport shuttle on request

Food and drink

  • Free continental breakfast available daily 8 AM–10 AM
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • Spa services

Conveniences

  • Library
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Terrace

Spa

  • Body scrubs
  • Body treatments
  • Facials
  • Massages
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Treatment room

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • Low-height worktop and sink
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Heating (climate-controlled)
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower

Entertainment

  • Digital channels
  • DVD player
  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Free bottled water

Outdoor space

  • Patio

More

  • Iron/ironing board
  • Soundproofing

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 4 PM - 10:00 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property
If you are planning to arrive after 7:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
The host will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
Lunch and dinner are available by reservation only.

Access methods

Host will greet you

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children 12 and younger are not allowed at this property; all guests older than 12 are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: NZD 130.00 per vehicle (one-way)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: NZD 130 (one-way), (from 12 to 18 years old)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
No on-site parking is available
This property accepts Visa, Mastercard and cash
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Children 12 years old and younger are not permitted at this property
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

National rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our ratings system.

Property is also known as

Ribbonwood Country House North Canterbury
Ribbonwood North Canterbury
Ribbonwood Country House B&B North Canterbury
Ribbonwood Country House B&B Cheviot
Ribbonwood Country House B&B
Ribbonwood Country House Cheviot
Ribbonwood Cheviot
Ribbonwood Country House Cheviot
Ribbonwood Country House Bed & breakfast
Ribbonwood Country House Bed & breakfast Cheviot

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Overall score and ratings

4.8

Exceptional

Rating 5 - Excellent. 16 out of 17 reviews
5 - Excellent 94%
Rating 4 - Good. 0 out of 17 reviews
4 - Good 0%
Rating 3 - Okay. 0 out of 17 reviews
3 - Okay 0%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 17 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 1 out of 17 reviews
1 - Terrible 6%

4.9/5

Cleanliness

4.8/5

Staff & service

5.0/5

Amenities

4.9/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, room comfort
Charming Lodge with Panoramic Mountain Views
Located a few km west of SH1 Ribbonwood Country House is a well appointed, well thought-out purpose built lodge - offering superb views north to Kaikoura's. The rooms are spacious and well equiped and individually themed around NZ natives. The lounge area is welcoming and comfortable, as are the hosts Robert & Gary who are skilled and passionate to ensure that each stay is perfect and memorable. Thanks again for a wonderful break. P&N
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2021

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
The Best by a country mile
Stayed 2 nights in Nov 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Couldn't fault anything about this stay, wonderful hosts, excellent room and a divine meal, would definitely recommend this place to stay to our friends and family.
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The view from our room was magical. Our meal was superb.
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2019