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Terrace Downs Resort places you 8 mi (12.9 km) from Rakaia Gorge. This 17-room, 5-star resort has a golf course, a full-service spa, and 2 restaurants. On a river, the resort is also within a 30-minute drive of Awa Awa Rata Reserve.

Dining

Enjoy dining at Hunter's Restaurant, one of 2 onsite restaurants. Get an energy boost at the coffee shop/café, or grab a drink at the bar/lounge. Start each morning with breakfast, served for a fee from 8 AM to 10 AM.

Rooms

All 17 individually furnished accommodations feature kitchens, 2 bathrooms, and patios. There's space to spread out with dining areas and sitting areas. Guests can enjoy cable TV and stay connected with WiFi and wired Internet. Beds are dressed in premium bedding and bathrooms offer jetted tubs, hair dryers, and free toiletries. Washers/dryers, fireplaces, and private yards are other standard amenities.

Property features

Guests of Terrace Downs Resort have access to a golf course, a full-service spa, and a fitness center. If you drive, take advantage of free parking. Staff members are on hand to provide dry cleaning/laundry services, concierge services, and a safe deposit box at the front desk. Other amenities at this ski resort include an outdoor tennis court, WiFi in public areas, and conference space.

Highlights

  • Free parking
  • Onsite dining
  • Spa
  • Golf course

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

During the winter, come for the area's skiing and snow and return in warmer months to enjoy a round of golf at the onsite golf course. After a day on the slopes, indulge in a treatment at the full-service spa or enjoy the use of a fitness center. At the end of the day, order après-ski drinks at the resort's bar.

Dining is available at one of the resort's 2 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at the coffee shop/café. High-speed wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

Terrace Downs Resort has designated areas for smoking.

  • Total number of rooms - 17 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Picnic area 
  • Golf course on site 
  • Outdoor tennis court 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • Free self parking 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Conference space 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 3 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Free use of nearby fitness center 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor tennis court  
  • Kitchen  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Babysitting or childcare  
  • Separate dining area  
  • Washer/dryer  
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer  
  • Microwave  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • DVD player  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( NZD 19.95 ), Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge)

Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access ( NZD 20.00 per stay )

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Kitchen 
  • DVD player 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Fireplace 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • Patio 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Microwave 
  • Cable TV service 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Second bathroom 
  • Jetted bathtub 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Washer/dryer 
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils 
  • Separate dining area 
  • Dishwasher 
  • Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge) 
  • Stovetop 
  • Yard 

Where to Eat

Breakfast is available for a surcharge and served each morning between 8 AM and 10 AM.

Hunter's Restaurant - This restaurant serves dinner only. Open daily.

The Café - This cafe serves breakfast, lunch, and light fare.

Nearby Things to Do

Guests can play rounds at the 18-hole golf course and enjoy other recreation facilities including an outdoor tennis court. Other recreational amenities include a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Snowboarding nearby 
  • Downhill skiing nearby 
  • Snowshoeing nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Rafting nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Skydiving nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Fishing on site 
  • Golf driving range on site 
  • Golf lessons on site 
  • Golfing on site 
  • Helicopter/airplane tours on site 
  • Horse riding/rental on site 
  • Tennis lessons on site 
  • Ski lessons available nearby 
  • Ski equipment rental shops nearby 

Spa Services

The onsite spa has massage/treatment rooms. Services include deep-tissue massages, massages, facials, and body treatments. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy. The spa is equipped with a spa tub.

The spa is open select days.

  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Massages 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 

Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the "Special or Accessibility Requests" section of "Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open during the following times:
  • Sunday - Thursday: 8 AM - 6 PM
  • Friday - Saturday: 8 AM - 8 PM
If you are planning to arrive after 6 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are 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.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: NZD 30.000 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: NZD 19.95 (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: NZD 20.00 per stay (rates may vary)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Terrace Downs Darfield
  • Terrace Downs Resort Darfield
  • Terrace Downs Resort Windwhistle
  • Terrace Downs Resort
  • Terrace Downs Windwhistle
  • Terrace Downs
  • Terrace Downs Hotel Terrace Downs

National Rating

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


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