If you are in the centre of Waipara, it is 20 kilometres to the Woodgrove Homestead.
But wait, there's more! Canterbury offers loads of other great things to see and do. Canterbury is marked by beaches, coastal plains, rivers and streams, as well as commonly visited Canterbury attractions like the old towns and churches. Energetic types may try snowboarding, skiing and cross-country skiing in this part of New Zealand.
An alternative place to spend the night is Hanmer Springs, which is 60 kilometres to the north of the middle of Waipara. Here is where you'll find the Waiau Ferry Bridge, Hanmer Springs Thermal Reserve and Hanmer Forest Park. Accommodations in Hanmer Springs include the Hanmer Apartments and Alpine Adventure Holiday Park.
Get your fix of local sport by making a trip to Horncastle Arena, which is 60 kilometres to the south of Waipara. Sleep close to the action at the Belle Bonne Motel or the M&Y Guest House (Christchurch Airport).
If you're flying into or out of Christchurch International Airport and looking to stay nearby, check out the latest deals at the Sudima Hotel Christchurch Airport or the Commodore Airport Hotel.
Hotels in Waipara start at NZ$45 per night. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.