A Sustainable Weekend Getaway in Christchurch

30 May - 1 June 2020


 Give yourself a well deserved break

* Recharge your batteries, learn something new and meet like minded people *

* Discover the buzz that is igniting in Christchurch city and join the journey to a more sustainable future *

* Relax and unwind by treating yourself to a traditional indian massage or a relaxing outdoor herbal tea bath *

*Designed to fit into your busy life (just the weekend) or extend your stay and include some amazing additional experiences *

* Experience the unique up-cycled rooms of the Eco Villa, stunningly renovated and creatively finished *

Re:CONNECT May 2020 Pricing Information

* Getaway Package Early Bird Twin Share Per Person $729 incl GST *

(Early Bird offer available until 1 April 2020)

Getaway Package Regular Price Twin Share Per Person $899 incl GST


Competitions & Giveaways


  • Three nights accommodation in a twin or triple share room*

    • Upgrade options are available for private and ensuite rooms - see below for details

  • All meals for Sat, Sun & Mon (morning) - 3 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 2 dinners, all plant based and delicious! (Friday night dinner is optional)

  • Cocoa Workshop

  • Vegan Cheese Workshop

  • Coconut Yoghurt & Nut Milk Workshop

  • Resourceful Otautahi Walking Tour of Christchurch

  • Yoga Classes on Sat & Sun mornings

  • Mindfulness Talk

  • Goodie Bag

  • Unforgettable Memories!

*Our standard share rooms have 2 or 3 single beds and share a bathroom with 1 other room.

  • If you are travelling with a friend let us know and we will place you together.

  • If you are travelling solo and would like to book this option we will place you with an appropriate room mate.

  • To book a private or ensuite rooms see below for upgrade options.


We’ve got a beautiful range of bespoke rooms available to book privately or with friends; see below for room upgrade options. There are options to book for 1-4 people depending on room type.

The Kahikatea Double with shared bathroom - Single Room only

  • Upgrade for $90 for all 3 nights

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The Kauri Small Double with ensuite - perfect for a single or couple

  • Upgrade with a friend (bed share) for $30 per person for all 3 nights

  • Upgrade to single private room $180 for all 3 nights

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The Rimu Super King or Twin Singles with ensuite - great option for 2 friends, couple or single

  • Upgrade with a friend (twin share or super king) for $90 per person for all 3 nights

  • Upgrade to single private room $300 for all 3 nights

Luxury Oak Room Boutique Hotel Eco Villa Bed and Breakfast

The Oak Luxury room with clawfoot bath - Super King or Twin Singles - treat yourself!

  • Upgrade with a friend (twin share or super king) for $150 per person for all 3 nights

  • Upgrade to single private room $420 for all 3 nights

Family Room Eco Villa Boutique Hotel Bed and Breakfast

The Cedar Family room with Ensuite - Sleeps up to 4

  • Upgrade with a friend (twin share - Queen & Super King) for $150 per person for all 3 nights

  • Upgrade with 2 friends (triple share - Queen & 2 Singles) for $80 per person for all 3 nights

  • Select this room with 3 friends (quad share - Queen & 2 Singles) for no additional cost for all 3 nights

Re:CONNECT getaway weekend has a 3 night minimum stay so you can really relax and enjoy everything we have to offer. Late arrival on Friday night and early departure on Monday morning are totally fine. You are also welcome to depart before Monday morning; however you will be charged for all 3 nights, so why not stay so you can fully relax and enjoy the final festivities.



Red Zone Wild foods Walk with forager

Peter Langlands

During this wonderful wild foods walk you will encounter and learn about local foragable plants to give you the tools to make the most of existing food resources. Learn how to identify safe zones to gather wild foods, and to make practical use of wild foods. Peter will also serve some refreshments from foraged ingredients including hot kawa kawa tea with lemon juice from red zone lemons & wild fennel tea hot and cold. 

Please bring: Sturdy walking boots, water bottle, small bag or container for collecting samples, a camera and or a notepad, a light rain jacket and sunblock. Children under 16 need to attend with an adult.



Friday Night Dinner Out Exploring CHCH

Arrive early on Friday and join your hosts for optional dinner out & about in Central Christchurch. We will walk or limo bike past some of Christchurch’s iconic street art and local community projects, through the trendy new Salt district and on to dinner at local favourite The Fermentist .

The Fermentist is a sustainable micro-brewery that serves seasonal and mostly plant based food from local producers with preserving and fermenting at the heart of what they do. Let us know if you want to join and we’ll add you to the table!



Herbal Bath Tea Package

Indulge in a glorious outdoor bath with candles lit and bath pre-poured at a time that suits you. We will handpick a fresh bouquet of herbs from our garden to make a fragrant herbal tea to pour into your hot bath, devine! Really relax and unwind with a drink of choice (wine, kombucha or juice) and bar of local fairtrade chocolate.

$45 for one or $65 for two


Samroha Health and Wellbeing (for women only)

Samroha is a duo of talented CHCH based indian women who started from a humble beginnings. Their body kneading and head massage techniques have been acquired from their grandmothers who spent decades in developing these talents.

They make their own scrubs and creams from 100% natural and organic products. They combine their massage technique with meditative touch and believe this touch can rejuvenate and revitalize the individual from all the stresses and worries of everyday life.

$160 for 1.5 hour Full Body Treatment - for woman only

(Includes facial, body kneading, hand & foot massage, head oil massage, shoulder & back pressing - this amazing treatment includes 2 staff members)

$45 for an Indian Head Massage - for woman only
(Hot oil head massage, shoulder & back massage - this treatment can be given simultaneously with a friend)