Coastal farm camping in the Banks Peninsula in Akaroa
Located on the Banks Peninsula, Akaroa is a small town with links to French settlers. Known for its unique geological formation due to volcanic features, this area, located 81km southeast from Christchurch, is close enough to be popular with Christchurch locals. For a budget-friendly and authentic rural Cantabrian camping experience stay at the Onuku Farm Hostel, which is situated on 430 hectares of coastal farm and bush land. This venue has a range of accommodation from campsites to dorm rooms or a hut for guests who want more privacy. Watch birds in the day and gaze at the stars at night in this traditionally styled venue that has been running since 1980.