Okuku Country Estate is a gracious fully restored historic homestead set amongst magnificent parkland in a secluded location, yet under one hours drive from Christchurch City.
Located close to many attractions, restaurants and shopping, Okuku Country Estate provides a restful haven in a beautiful country setting.
First impressions of Okuku Country Estate are breathtaking . . . a grand place in a grand landscape, stately and exuding a quietly understated traditional elegance. Situated amongst magnificent parkland on 100 acres in the North Canterbury foothills, bordered by the Ashley River and includes a farm, natural bush, magnificent woodland gardens, lawn tennis court, indoor swimming pool and terrace with outdoor bar and barbeque.
Owners and hosts, Lorraine and Robert Smith welcome you to Okuku and offer you a memorable stay in the beautiful country environment of New Zealand
For those seeking a quiet retreat, Okuku offers a relaxed comfortable yet gracious style of accommodation in a fully catered homestead stay.
"Such lovely hosts and fabulous food. Could not be any better. Just so perfect! Very many thanks" - The Lawrences, Napier
"Truly amazing. It felt like home right away. Excellent food, beautiful surroundings and beautiful kiwi people. Thanks a million" - The Reiths. Ottawa, Canada
"We had a truly memorable family occasion at your beautiful home. The very special food,your generous and friendly hospitality together with the area in which to walk met all of our varying interests." - The Carrs, Christchurch