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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. It's on a river and also within a 30-minute drive of Black Diamond Safaris and 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 expect free WiFi and cable TV. 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, free WiFi in public areas, and conference space.

Highlights

  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Free parking
  • Onsite dining
  • Spa

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 complimentary. 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 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Picnic area 
  • Free self parking 
  • Golf course on site 
  • Outdoor tennis court 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • 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  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Outdoor tennis court  
  • Kitchen  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Separate dining area  
  • Washer/dryer  
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer  
  • Microwave  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • DVD player  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

Terrace Downs Resort offers 17 air-conditioned accommodations with fireplaces and washers/dryers. Rooms open to patios. These individually furnished accommodations have separate sitting areas. Beds feature premium bedding. Accommodations at this 5-star resort have kitchens with full-sized refrigerators/freezers, stovetops, microwaves, and separate dining areas. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers with jetted bathtubs, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

This Windwhistle resort provides complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access. Televisions come with premium cable channels and DVD players. Additionally, rooms include minibars and coffee/tea makers. Housekeeping is offered daily and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested.

  • 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 
  • Free WiFi 
  • 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 
  • 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

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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.

No rollaway/extra beds available

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 18.0 for adults and NZD 10.0 for children (approximately)
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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