The Shearers' Quarters - Middle Rock

Farmstay | Methven (Mt Hutt) | #31371

9.8/10 (30 ratings)
  • 12 Guests
  • 6 Bedrooms
  • 6 Beds
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


  • Less than 1 hour's drive from Christchurch, handy to Methven

This is a recent refurbishment of an existing building.

The main building sleeps 8 people. 2 adjoining cabins can sleep an additional 4 persons. There is also a sofa divan in the main living area.

Handy to 3 ski fields (Mt Hutt, Porter Heights, Mt Olympus), 3 golf courses (Terrace Downs, Glentunnel and Methven) the walkways of the Lake Coleridge Basin and 5kms from superb dining experiences at Terrace Downs Resort. The Quarters are ideal for walking, skiing and cycling groups looking for centrally located accommodation. Many kms of farm tracks available for walking and recreational cycling. Ideal for families.

An excellent option for groups wishing to combine a Middle Rock farm tour with farmstay accommodation.

The Shearers’ Quarters offer:

• 4 double rooms and a sofa bed. Each of the kingsize beds can be converted to 2 singles. The cabins offer 2 twin rooms which can also be converted to king size doubles.

• 3 bathrooms including one en-suite

• Fully self contained kitchen, laundry facilities + BBQ

• Large open fire in a spacious living area

• WiFi, Sky TV (limited channels)

• Bed linen available (extra charge)

• Spacious outdoor play area for children

• Farmyard setting where families can experience farm life.

• Exclusive use

Special conditions: Charges: $45 per person per night, $25 per child with a minimum of $140 per night. Children under 2 are free. Linen (sheets, towels, pillowcases) available at $20 per person for the duration of the stay. Those bringing their own will require sheets, towels, pillowcases or equivalent. Kitchen linen, additional (outer) bedding and bathmats are supplied. Sorry no party groups hosted.


  • Barbeque - Charcoal
  • Clothes dryer
  • Cot available
  • Dishwasher
  • Easy access
  • Fireplace
  • Fridge
  • Highchair
  • Internet (Broadband)
  • Internet (WiFi)
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Shower
  • SKY TV ®
  • Telephone (local calls)
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Bedroom 1

    1 x Split King bed

  • Bedroom 2

    1 x Split King bed

  • Bedroom 3

    1 x Split King bed

  • Bedroom 4

    1 x Split King bed

  • Cabin

    Other sleeping area

    1 x Split King bed

  • Cabin

    Other sleeping area

    1 x Split King bed

Availability & rates*

Maybe booked

  • Cleaning: Visitors to clean-up and leave the property as found.
  • Extras: Linen $20.00 per stay (optional)
Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
Default Tariff
24-Aug-17 to 24-Nov-18
$140+/night $140+/night
For up to 3 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $45/night; Children: $25/night;

*Pricing may vary depending on the dates you choose and the number of guests. Additional charges (extras) and minimum stay criteria may also apply. Service fees may also apply.

Reviews (30)

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  • Great location, clean and with everything we needed

    Great location, clean and with everything we needed. Really enjoyed our stay

    MeganWh3 100%|1x Aug 2017

  • The accomodation was excellent

    The accomodation was excellent. Really impressed. Location was perfect.

    MarkG133 100%|1x Aug 2017

  • After a full day of skiing we lived coming back with the...

    After a full day of skiing we lived coming back with the space to dry gear and our 3 children to not be on top of each other like s motel. Beautiful setting and accommodation.

    SherylHa13 100%|1x Aug 2017

  • A beautiful house with stunning views

    A beautiful house with stunning views. Lyn and Bruce are wonderful hosts, and made the whole house so warm and welcoming. Our children really made friends with the visiting sheep.

    LingC3 new member Jul 2017

  • Another great stay at Middlerock - large, warm & well equipped house

    Another great stay at Middlerock - large, warm & well equipped house. Will definately be back!

    SabinaC 100%|2x Jul 2017

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