Sumner is the friendly, relaxed, premiere beach suburb of Christchurch
Delight in the Sumner lifestyle with swimming, book yourself a surf lesson or simply stroll the beach or boardwalk.
Bring your mountain bike with you and explore the many cycle tracks of the Port Hills or spend some time walking the scenic tracks..
Enjoy an ice cream or glass of wine while watching a movie at our local Hollywood Theatre or indulge yourself at beautiful Renaissance Spa.
There is a local supermarket, medical centre, pharmacy and post shop.
We have a small collection of books, magazines and DVDs for your use during your stay.and a folder with info on local cafes, restaurants, attractions, walks, cycleways and bus timetable etc
For the beach we provide for your use, some body boards, skim boards, beach chairs, buckets etc
Lyttelton Port is only 15 mins drive away where you will find a number of excellent cafes as well as a fantastic Farmers Market on a Saturday morning.
if the ski fields are beckoning, it's an easy 2 hour commute to Mt Hutt ski area or 1 1/2 hour to Porters Ski area.
Public bus transport will take you to and from the airport with the bus stop being 2 mins walk from The Cottage.
Sumner is approx 20 mins from town by car and 30 - 45 mins from the airport
No parties or events
No parking on the shared driveway please
Extras: Linen (included); NOTE: Under Kiwi bach tradition you are expected to: Clean the house and do the dishes before you leave;