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Antigua Boat Sheds

2 Cambridge Terrace, Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
+64 3-366 5885
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2 Cambridge Terrace, Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
+64 3-366 5885

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I often kayak on the Avon via Antigua Boat Sheds. It's so much fun just by myself to wind down or with adult friends or with the kids. Single kayaks are best for control, rather than double. There's adult & child kayaks. There are canoes...More

Thank Astrav
Reviewed 26 May 2017

We didn't go for the food - in fact we didn't even go through that part. No- we went for a kayak on the Avon river. Price was about $28 for the two of us in two kayaks. Staff was friendly, and helpful. You're allowed...More

Thank JineteNZ
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

They have some great items on their menu. Lovely place to sit by the river n have lunch. The cat was great amusement for my 4 yr old daughter!! Will go back

Thank charlottef985
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

Rented canoes from here with my friends on multiple occasions and never had any issues. Brilliant service and a fun trip. Restaurant also has yum food for afterwards, complete with a cute cat 🐱

Thank Devon B
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Being down on the river gives you a different perspective of the city. We went on it on a rainy day and they have blankets and umbrellas to help keep you warm and dry. We were also allowed to bring hot chocolate from the nearby...More

Thank kes387
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

The boat shed sitting right on the bank of the Avon makes it a great photography spot. Personally, I think it looks best from alost across the bridge and when there is a boat punting infront of it.

Thank HotEarth
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

10 days in a row I've been delighted by the team at the cafe. After two days they knew my order and even at 7 am bright and cheery staff. 8 hours later the same bright cheery service. Great touch with a little "bite" biscuit...More

Thank Mangawhare
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Punting on the Avon is a really nice fun activity to do and if you are brave instead of punting try the paddle ski's instead !!! It's a beautiful building and you can get some really great photos here. The restaurant is also pretty good...More

Thank KScheepers
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Had just over 1 1/2 hours before heading to airport and decided to take a walk from our hotel. Came across this company and went in and got a nice punt down the Avon . Very good time filled with good information of the area...More

Thank steve y
Reviewed 11 March 2017

My husband and I really enjoyed "Punting on the Avon." Our young punter was full of information and good cheer, and it was so relaxing to glide through the gardens.

Thank Christine J
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