Superb 9/10
Score from 63 reviewers

Farm stays Overview

Located 7 minutes drive from Ashburton, Mid Canterbury, Riverfields B&B is in the heart of the expansive Canterbury Plains. Riverfields is uniquely set on a real working small crop farm and offers two quiet, separate and private, self-contained spaces and gardens: The Cottage and The Loft. Guests can choose to relax with a continental breakfast served in-room with mountain views across farmland to the Southern Alps of New Zealand’s South Island. Tea and coffee making facilities are available. A maximum of 6 guests can be accommodated overall. Guests can enjoy on-farm-tours and an easy walking or cycle track which follows the Hakatere/Ashburton River Trail. Bicycles are provided. Scenic travellers can behold stunning inland lakes while adrenaline seekers can discover Skydiving Kiwis, Ballooning Canterbury, Discovery Jet boat tours and Mount Hutt or Porters Pass ski-fields. Or visit Mt. Sunday as part of a Lord of the Rings tour offered by Hassle-Free. Riverfields is based 5 minutes’ drive east from the Tinwald Shopping Centre, and west from Lake Hood. Christchurch and Timaru are both a 1-hour drive away. Lake Tekapo is 90 minutes’ drive.


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This suite has a balcony, mini fridge and kitchenware. It has an internet Smart TV.

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This cottage has a balcony, garden views and a fully equipped kitchen. Free WiFi is available in this room type.

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This is a 1 small bedroom unit with a deck and a seating area. The private bathroom is accessed in the main house 30 meters away. There is a night light for your convenience. It includes 2 single-sized beds

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Facilities of Riverfields

Free parking, On-site parking, Parking, Private parking


Free WiFi, Internet services, WiFi

Food & Drink
BBQ facilities, Breakfast in the room, Special diet menus (on request)

Pools and wellness
Outdoor pool (seasonal)

Bicycle rental

Front-desk/reception area services
Private check-in/check-out

Common areas
Garden, Sun terrace, Terrace

Cleaning services
Daily maid service, Laundry

Adult only, Air conditioning, Heating, Non-smoking throughout

Hotel Policies

From 15:30 hours

Untill 10:00 hours

Cancellation / Prepayment
Cancellation, prepayment and 'book now pay later' policies vary according to room type. Please check the room conditions when selecting your room above.

Accepted credit cards
The hotel reserves the right to pre-authorise credit cards prior to arrival.

The fine print
Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply. Please inform Riverfields in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation. Please note that smoking is not permitted inside the accommodation.
Please note that this is a working farm. Children must be supervised at all times.
Please note that the swimming pool is seasonal. It is only available from December - February.
Please note that gluten and dairy free breakfast is available, on request. Please use the special request box when booking or contact the property using the contact details found on the booking confirmation.

Last updated: 5 Aug 2019 - Update now

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