Annandale | Designer Travel

Annandale Villas, New Zealand Wharf Road, Pigeon Bay, New Zealand

Approximately 1 hour 15 minutes from Christchurch Airport

About Annandale

This wonderful coastal, working sheep and cattle farm offers four luxurious villas for exclusive use. Occupying a beautiful position on the scenic Banks Peninsula, Annandale is a tranquil retreat that you’ll want to return to time and time again.

More About Annandale

The location of Annandale makes it a perfect choice for lovers of the great outdoors. Take a nature cruise or guided kayak tour on the turquoise waters and you could be treated to sights such as seals, blue penguins, orcas or even one of the famed Hector’s dolphins – the smallest and rarest dolphin in the world.

Other activities available include off road 4WD motorbike tours, clay target shooting, biking, hiking and cookery classes. You can take a scenic helicopter flight, indulge in a spot of wine tasting or lunch at a local vineyard or visit Kaikoura Coast for a spot of whale watching.

Back at the villas, you can relax with a facial, massage or other spa service before enjoying exquisite meals prepared by award-winning chefs and featuring farm-reared and local, seasonal produce. Guests have the option of catering from a Private Chef or bespoke meals delivered directly to their villa.

Facilities & Amenities

Rooms & Suites

The Homestead

Built in the 1880's, The Homestead has been sympathetically and lovingly restored and now boasts five en-suite bedrooms, fully equipped gourmet kitchen, laundry facilities, exercise gym, digital TV, Wi-Fi, extensive gardens, outdoor deck, bbq, floodlit tennis court, heated swimming pool and spa pool.

Max Occupancy: 12

Scrubby Bay

An ideal place for a once-in-a-lifetime get-together of friends and family.

Scrubby Bay occupies a magical and isolated location and boasts four bedrooms (3 master suites, 1 bedroom with 8 bunk beds), four en-suite bathrooms, fully equipped gourmet kitchen, laundry facilities, digital TV, Wi-Fi, expansive deck areas, heated swimming pool and spa pool.

Max Occupancy: 14


An ultra-modern, award-winning retreat just perfect for a romantic break for two.

Perched by a private bay, you have amazing views over the water and top-class facilities including an outdoor lounge with fireplace, digital TV, fully equipped kitchen, bedroom, Wi-Fi, indoor heated floors, indoor fireplace and a spa pool.

Max Occupancy: 2

Shepherd's Cottage

Enjoying a breathtaking hillside location, Shepherd's Cottage benefits from uninterrupted views over the sparkling waters of the Pacific Ocean.

There's a warm bedroom nestled under the eaves, and outdoor bathtub with extensive ocean and farm views, a fully equipped kitchen, outdoor BBQ and wireless hotspot.

Max occupancy: 2