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Premium bedding, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, wheelchair access
Premium bedding, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, wheelchair access
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Guest reviews

5.0 out of 5 Exceptional
2 reviews
Guests rated this property 5.0/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Free WiFi
Breakfast included
Parking included
Air conditioning
Business Services


Explore the area

Popular LocationPort Hills19 min drive
Popular LocationHorncastle Arena22 min drive
Popular LocationLyttelton Harbour36 min drive
AirportChristchurch (CHC-Christchurch Intl.)41 min drive

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  • Family Suite (Maitai Room)

    Room amenities

    • 28 sq m
    • Mountain view
    • Sleeps 4
    More detailsFamily Suite (Maitai Room)
  • Super King Room (Kowhai Room)

    Room amenities

    • 28 sq m
    • Mountain view
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsSuper King Room (Kowhai Room)
  • Double Rimu Room with Shared Bathroom

    Room amenities

    • 28 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsDouble Rimu Room with Shared Bathroom
  • Queen Rata Room with Shared Bathroom

    Room amenities

    • 28 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsQueen Rata Room with Shared Bathroom

About this area

Tai Tapu

Waipuna Estate is located in Tai Tapu. Lincoln Event Centre and Air Force Museum of New Zealand are cultural highlights, and some of the area's attractions include Christchurch Gondola and Christchurch Adventure Park. Punting on the Avon and Margaret Mahy Playground are also worth visiting.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Port Hills - 19 min drive
  • Horncastle Arena - 22 min drive
  • The Tannery - 29 min drive
  • Lyttelton Harbour - 36 min drive
  • Christchurch Gondola - 40 min drive

Getting around

  • Christchurch Railway Station - 25 min drive
  • AirportChristchurch (CHC-Christchurch Intl.) - 41 min drive

About this property

Waipuna Estate

3.5-star country house with free breakfast and restaurant
This smoke-free country house features a restaurant, a business centre and a meeting room. Free breakfast (local cuisine), free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, concierge services, laundry facilities and free newspapers are on-site. All 4 rooms offer free WiFi, premium bedding and cable TV. Free bottled water, showers and ironing boards are among the other amenities that guests will find.
Waipuna Estate offers 4 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with complimentary bottles of water and an iron/ironing board. Beds feature premium bedding. Televisions come with cable channels.

Bathrooms include a shower and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Property amenities


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

Parking and public transport

  • Free self parking
  • Return airport shuttle (surcharge) from 6 AM to 10 PM
  • Airport shuttle on request
  • Local area shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • Free local cuisine breakfast available daily 7 AM–10 AM
  • 1 restaurant

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities


  • Free newspapers in reception

Guest services

  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • Chinese
  • English

Business services

  • 1 meeting room
  • Business centre


  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace


  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel


  • Fireplace in reception
  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities


  • Air conditioning
  • Premium bedding


  • Free toiletries
  • Shower


  • TV channels

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water


  • Connecting rooms available
  • Iron/ironing board



Check-in between 2 PM and 9 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 48 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 5 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property for check-in information
Airport shuttle service is available on request from 6 AM to 10 PM
Fees may apply; contact the property in advance to make arrangements


Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

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 40.00 per vehicle (one-way)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: NZD 20.00 (one-way)

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

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
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation

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

Waipuna Estate Lodge Christchurch
Waipuna Estate Lodge
Waipuna Estate Christchurch
Waipuna Estate Lodge Tai Tapu
Waipuna Estate Tai Tapu
Waipuna Estate Country House Tai Tapu
Waipuna Estate Tai Tapu
Waipuna Estate Country House
Waipuna Estate Country House Tai Tapu

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Waipuna Estate and receive a full refund?
Yes, Waipuna Estate offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Waipuna Estate cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Waipuna Estate?
As of 22 Sep 2020, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Waipuna Estate on 23 Sep 2020 start from NZ$196, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is Waipuna Estate pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at Waipuna Estate?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Waipuna Estate?
Check-in is from 2 PM to 9 PM.
What time is check-out at Waipuna Estate?
Checkout is at 10 AM.
Does Waipuna Estate provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle. A fee of NZD 40.00 per vehicle, one-way, applies.
Where is Waipuna Estate located?
Situated in Tai Tapu, this country house is within 9 miles (15 km) of Port Hills, Lincoln University and Lincoln Event Centre. Christchurch Adventure Park and Hillmorton Hospital are also within 12 miles (20 km).
2 reviews
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4 - Good
3 - Okay
2 - Poor
1 - Terrible




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2019

5/5 Excellent

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Tolle Lage
Von Waipuna Estate hat man einen herrlichen Ausblick in die Region. Die Gastgeber sind sehr hilfsbereit und aufmerksam!

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