Get an overview of this hotelWinter wonderland with a full-service spa

Popular property highlights

Free self parking
Free WiFi
Laundry facilities
Concierge services
Golf course on site

Location

Located near the slopes, this Windwhistle resort is in the mountains, within 25 mi (40 km) of Awa Awa Rata Reserve and Mount Hutt Skifield, and close to winter sports such as skiing lessons and snowshoeing. Mount Somers is 26.3 mi (42.3 km) away.

Resort Features

Enjoy the slopes and a full-service spa at Terrace Downs Resort during the winter, and return in the summer for a round at the resort's golf course.

Room Amenities

All 17 individually furnished rooms feature free WiFi and private yards. Kitchens come with refrigerators and stovetops, and guests will also find upscale touches like fireplaces and jetted tubs.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

During the winter, come for the area's skiing and snow and return in warmer months to enjoy a round of golf at the onsite golf course. After a day on the slopes, indulge in a treatment at the full-service spa or enjoy the use of a fitness center. At the end of the day, order après-ski drinks at the resort's bar.

Dining is available at one of the resort's 2 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at the coffee shop/café. Wireless Internet access is complimentary. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

Terrace Downs Resort has designated areas for smoking.

  • Total number of rooms - 17 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Newspapers in lobby (surcharge) 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Picnic area 
  • Golf course on site 
  • Outdoor tennis court 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • Free self parking 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Conference space 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 3 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Free use of nearby fitness center 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Outdoor tennis court  
  • Kitchen  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Separate dining area  
  • Washer/dryer  
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer  
  • Microwave  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • DVD player  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Kitchen 
  • DVD player 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Fireplace 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • Patio 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Microwave 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Second bathroom 
  • Jetted bathtub 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Washer/dryer 
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils 
  • Separate dining area 
  • Dishwasher 
  • Stovetop 
  • Yard 

Where to Eat

Breakfast is available for a surcharge and served each morning between 8 AM and 10 AM.

Hunter's Restaurant - This restaurant serves dinner only. Open daily.

The Café - This cafe serves breakfast, lunch, and light fare.

Nearby Things to Do

Guests can play rounds at the 18-hole golf course and enjoy other recreation facilities including an outdoor tennis court. Other recreational amenities include a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Snowboarding nearby 
  • Downhill skiing nearby 
  • Snowshoeing nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Rafting nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Skydiving nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Fishing on site 
  • Golf driving range on site 
  • Golf lessons on site 
  • Golfing on site 
  • Helicopter/airplane tours on site 
  • Horse riding/rental on site 
  • Tennis lessons on site 
  • Ski lessons available nearby 
  • Ski equipment rental shops nearby 

Spa Services

The onsite spa has massage/treatment rooms. Services include deep-tissue massages, massages, facials, and body treatments. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy. The spa is equipped with a spa tub.

The spa is open select days.

  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Massages 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open during the following times:
  • Sunday - Thursday: 8 AM - 5 PM
  • Friday - Saturday: 8 AM - 8 PM
If you are planning to arrive after 5 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.
No rollaway/extra beds available

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: NZD 18.0 for adults and NZD 10.0 for children (approximately)
  • Late check-out fee: NZD 30.0
  • Onsite credit card charges are subject to a surcharge
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Terrace Downs Darfield
  • Terrace Downs Resort Darfield
  • Terrace Downs Resort Windwhistle
  • Terrace Downs Resort
  • Terrace Downs Windwhistle
  • Terrace Downs
  • Terrace Downs Hotel Terrace Downs

National Rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our rating system.


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