St Itas Guesthouse

Relax in the beautiful historic St Itas Guesthouse, 50 kilometres south of Christchurch, in the Mid Canterbury town of Rakaia, next to the great Salmon fishing Rakaia river. Free Self parking available onsite, and free Wi-Fi is available throughout.


Per night
$90.00 - $145.00
TripAdvisor traveler rating
Based on 40 reviews


St Itas Guesthouse bed and breakfast accommodation is set in a beautiful historic former convent school in Rakaia township, 50 km's south of Christchurch. An excellent first and last stop from Christchurch International airport & base to explore Mid Canterbury for Salmon fishing, bush and river walks, jet boating, skiing, hot air ballooning and more.

Free Wi-fi is provided. 3 rooms have private ensuite bathrooms with showers, 4th a private bathroom down the hallway with a bath & shower, all have complimentary toiletries & hairdryers. Housekeeping is provided daily rooms have complimentary refreshment trays & extra heating . A guest lounge has an open fire, Sky TV. A full cooked/continental breakfast is supplied.

2 cats in residence

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Physical address

St Itas Guesthouse, 11 Rakaia Barrhill Methven Road, Rakaia, Christchurch - Canterbury, New Zealand.

Pricing and Conditions

Per night $90.00 - $145.00
Cancellation policy:
More than 24 hours notice of cancellation for 80% refund.

Facilities and Features

  • Breakfast
  • Children Welcome
  • Internet (Public Use)
  • Laundry
  • Sky - communal
Proximity to airport:
45 minutes to Christchurch Airport
Proximity to coach terminal:
Intercity bus stop within walking distance
Proximity to town:
Walking dstance to town
Number of rooms:

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Opening times

Business hours:
Months of operation:
All months of the year

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