Washpen Falls


Entire chalet hosted by Megan

5 guests, 2 bedrooms, 4 beds, 1 bath
Entire home
You’ll have the chalet to yourself.
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Close To Nature
One hour from Christchurch, this charming rustic accommodation makes for an easy nature filled escape.

Quality bedding and linen ensure a restful nights sleep, relax in the open plan kitchen , dining , living or curl up with a book in the cosy sunroom.

The Chalet is sunny and warm with a feature stone fireplace -
fully self contained including a deep and luxurious hot tub nestled in garden - the perfect spot to wile away the hours under the starry skies.

The space
The chalet is set on the same foot hills farm that also hosts the famous Washpen Falls Adventure Walk... the chalet is located at the very beginning / carpark of the Washpen Falls Adventure Walk. This is a 2 hour loop track offering majestic scenery. You'll go through lush native bush to a volcanic canyon reserve, experience picturesque views across the Canterbury plains and see sparkling spring-fed creeks and stunning waterfalls.
The Chalet is located at the very beginning / car park of the Washpen Falls walkway and next to the walkway toilets. The walkway maybe busy on some occasions
i.e. public holiday weekends.

What this place offers

Free parking on premises
Hot tub
Washing machine
Indoor fireplace
Hair dryer
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm

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4.91 out of 5 stars from 47 reviews


Where you’ll be

Windwhistle, Canterbury, New Zealand

The Chalet is well situated to explore all the local region has to offer. Windwhistle is the gateway to the Lake Coleridge Back Country with numerous lakes , walkways, hunting and fishing, horsetreking, scenic drives, heliskiing , mountain biking, jet boating on the famous Rakaia River or play golf at one of the popular courses.
Keen skiers will love the fact its just a 15 minute drive to the Mt Hutt Ski Field access road. A number of other ski fields are also in the region including Mt Olympus, Craigburn, Temple, Porter Heights , Mt Cheesman and Broken River

Hosted by Megan

Joined in March 2017
  • 47 Reviews
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  • Superhost
Henry & Megan McElrea are your hosts at the Washpen Falls Chalet . We live on the farm with our two young children & look forward to hosting you at the chalet .

During your stay

We are very happy to ensure all of your needs & requirements are meet during your stay

Megan is a Superhost

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Things to know

House rules

Check-in: After 3:00 pm
Checkout: 10:00 am
Self check-in with key safe
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events

Health & safety

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No carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm

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