We are situated at the southern entrance of Rangiora and are easy accessible by State Highway 1 and SH71. Just 25-30 minutes drive from Christchurch CBD and Christchurch Airport.

Being close to the Inland Scenic Route 72, the Riverstone Motel is ideally located at the gateway to various local & regional attractions including the Waipara Valley – Canterbury’s premier wine growing region and the charming alpine village and spa resort of Hanmer Springs. Within the Waimakariri district you will find a diverse range of activities, from horse treks to salmon fishing, golfing, jet boating, hiking, biking and beaches are nearby.


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The Brook Bar & Kim Wah – Chinese  Restaurant
Henrys Bottle Store
McDonald’s & McCafe
Espresso Garden Cafe


2 min: town centre
5-10 min: Woodend, Kaiapoi, Pegasus Town
10 min: Waikuku Beach, Woodend Beach
25 min: Christchurch Airport
30 min: Christchurch City Centre
30 min: Oxford
35 min: The Waipara Valley
90 min: Hanmer Springs