Amberley people are known for their hospitality, and there is plenty of choice to suit your needs. With everything from bed and breakfasts, and romantic hideaways, to family-friendly holiday parks to homestays, you’re guaranteed to find the perfect night’s sleep.

In front of the grape vines is the rustic sign at Waipara River Estate, Farm Wine B&B and underneath is the Annie's Loft Luxury B&B sign.

Annie’s Loft & Studio

Annie’s Loft & Studio is an idyllic retreat offering guests a private, luxury, one-bedroom apartment with a separate entrance, upstairs at Waipara River Estate. Set amongst mature gardens and trees, Annie’s Loft overlooks our historic vineyard and farm, providing stunning 360 degree panoramas to Mt Cass, Mt Grey, the Three Deans Range and to vineyards, farms and olive grove. Available also is The Studio, a private, luxury, studio apartment with a separate entrance, downstairs at Waipara River Estate with wide wraparound decks opening into the gardens at the western end of the house.
The exterior of Barbs Place, showing the large deck and outdoor are with tables and chairs, umbrella and bbq facilities.

Barbs Place

Barbs Place is a homely BnB in the heart of the Canterbury wine-growing region, Waipara, and is under an hour from Christchurch International Airport. On offer is a large and beautiful garden for relaxing, barbecue facilities and a shared lounge. This bed and breakfast offers free private parking, daily maid service and free WiFi.
The architecturally designed building at Black Estate.

Black Estate Bed & Breakfast

A beautiful B&B at Black Estate’s organic Home vineyard, located on the ground floor of our architecturally designed building. Our cellar door and lunch time restaurant are in the opposite end of this building. The views over the organic winery are vast, expanding from the garden and vineyard to the majestic Southern Alps.
The front of the Kerutu Downs homestead with the beautiful gardens leading to the steps and entertainment area.

Karetu Down Farmstay

Karetu Downs is not just a farm it is a way of life. The 2000 hectare hill country property is home to around 4500 Romney sheep and 120 Angus cattle and has been owned and operated for over 3 generations. When you stay at Karetu you get to enjoy our beautiful flower gardens and grounds which are open to the public at certain times of the year. You even get to taste our delicious home grown fruit, vegetables, and berries (in season) grown right here in our farm stay garden and orchard.
A full moon shines brightly over the outdoor entertainment area, looking over to the Barn at The Old Glenmark Vicarage

The Old Glenmark Vicarage

The Old Glenmark Vicarage is a historic landmark located in the heart of the Waipara Wine Valley, New Zealand. It was built in 1906 and is a beautiful example of late 19th-century architecture. The house is surrounded by 100+ year old trees and established grounds, overlooking a boutique vineyard. On offer is two choices of accommodation: ​The Vicarage Barn is stand-alone and fully self-contained, with an unique character complemented with modern facilities, private spa pool, outdoor swimming pool and fire pit. Then there is The Old Glenmark Vicarage – homestay with your New Zealand hosts Damian and Janette in the historic Vicarage, all rooms provided with a king-sized bed, private en-suite and in-room continental breakfast.

Contact Us

If you have any questions, queries, suggestions, or would like a business added, please send us a message or feel free to phone on 027 69 66 391 or email