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  • Secluded location for superior privacy during your stay
  • Cosy open fire, set in the renovated historic fireplace
  • Endless ocean and farmland views 
  • Enjoy an outdoor bath and gardens

Experience Isolation & Historic Ambience. Set high on the hill with an uninterrupted view of the Pacific Ocean and Kaikoura Ranges in the distance, this charming and secluded rural retreat makes for a perfect getaway location.

Rates

Oct 2016 - Apr 2017: $795 NZD
May - Sep 2017: $995 NZD*

Includes NZ 15% GST
Pricing per night, 2 night minimum stay
* Includes breakfast and dinner

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Shepherd's Cottage

    Indulge in a simpler way of life. Set high on the hill, with an uninterrupted view of the sparkling waters of the Pacific Ocean and the snowy peaks of the Kaikoura Ranges in the far distance, this charming and secluded rural retreat, less than two hours from central Christchurch, makes a perfect romantic getaway.

    On arrival at Annandale, one of our drivers will escort you on a spectacular 30-minute 4WD journey across the cliff-top farm tracks to this exclusive and remote property, previously only enjoyed by generations of Annandale shepherds. Now it has been carefully restored and extended to ensure a romantic and memorable stay: relax in the outside bathtub at the end of the day and snuggle up on the sheepskins in front of the open fire, before heading upstairs to the warm bedroom under the eaves.

    Whether you are celebrating a relationship or getting over one, writing a book or just reading one, the isolation and historic ambience of this unique location will inspire you.

    Shepherd's Cottage Floorplan

    APPROX. SIZE - 92m2

    "Perfect romantic getaway"

    Shepherd's Cottage is the perfect romantic getaway and we could not fault it. The beauty in detail is remarkable and the remoteness offers perfect relaxation. The cottage is located in the most breathtaking setting overlooking beautifully green meadows and magical sea views...the team provided us with the most genuine first class service as soon as we arrived at the property. In short....breathtaking, unbelievably relaxing, First class...treat yourself and go there!

    Andreas F

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    Map of Annandale - Shepherd's Cottage

    Shepherd's Cottage Floorplan

    Floorplan of Shepherd's Cottage