If you are coming down from the
north along Highway 1, drive straight into the city the road will be
connected by Main North Road. Then please turn right into Johns Road. At
the first roundabout, please turn left into Sawyers Arms Road. When you
see the sign --- Shamrock Garden on the left hand side of the road,
drive further ahead for 150 meters, you will find us at 358 Sawyers Arms
If you are coming up from the south along Highway 1 into the city and arriving in Hornby (Christchurch suburb), please turn left into Carmen Road. After driving past Memorial Avenue, you are on Johns Road. You will need to drive past a few roundabout ahead of you. Turn right at the third roundabout into Sawyers Arms Road. When you see the sign ---Shamrock Garden on the left hand side of the road, drive further ahead for 150 meters, you will find us.
Bus stop (14 or 11 Metroinfo) nearby (50 meters) for easy transport access.
5 minutes drive to Christchurch airport and Antarctic Centre;
Walking distance to Papanui Club restaurant and GYM, coffee shop, Chinese takeaway;
Walking distance to Sweethearts at Berryfields Restaurant
1500m to Bishopdale shopping centre, YMCA recreation centre;
1 minutes to Omarino Wine Park;
2 minutes to Willowbank Wildlife Reserve,where you can see the Kiwi birds and the traditional Maori Dance.
4 minutes to Clearwater Resort (Golf Course);
10 minutes drive to "Jet Boat Thrills on the Waimakariri River"
Courtesy pick up (by prior arrangement) from airport and train station. (conditions apply)
We wish a very warm welcome to guests to our tranquility sanctuary.