Ellerton Country Homestead

Address: 175 Ellerton Valhalla Road, South Island, New Zealand | Hotel
 
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Location

This hotel, located on 175 Ellerton Valhalla Road, South Island, is near Tasman Glacier.
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Travel Blogs from South Island

Up Up And Awesome

A travel blog entry by stevecherylmoss on Jan 06, 2015

... on the way back me and Janice sat in the front I set the camera to video and filmed the journey back. As Steve says it just looks like we are on the wild Arctic ride in sea world lol. High, we decided we need a beer break. In the cafe / bar we met another local and chatted away about the town ,glacier , earthquakes ,kiwis and churches . It appears she is the lady who looks after the black and white church so we told her we thought it was lovely which ...

Day 57 - Crampons and Ice Luges

A travel blog entry by dougndev on Dec 14, 2014

1 comment, 4 photos

... said no chance lol There was some arguing and they got the next helicopter back down to Franz Josef. Our group a little lighter, we got our crampons (spikes which help you walk on the ice) attached to our boots and began the tour. Our guide was a gent called Rob, who turned out to be from the Cotswolds! He had been on the South Island for 18 months. Nice guy. The tour itself was fantastic! Slow ...

Chapter 6: Wellington and beyond

A travel blog entry by jbishop1991 on Nov 27, 2014

1 comment, 2 photos

... Jack in the leg on hole 2, Jared bottled it at the end before Wade step in to take victory. I'll rate in the top 10 of courses I have played and I look forward to the course awaiting tomorrow at Wanaka. From Harriet losing a fight with the bed frame and head butting it to Ryan fearing a repeat of losing the use of limbs mid sleep, Linda sleeping on the floor and my 'Mary Poppins' bag the room that night was hilarious. And incredibly hardcore. We were all ...

Gillespie Beach & Franz Josef

A travel blog entry by beckodonnell on Nov 18, 2014

5 photos

... drive to Mathiesson Lake, walking through a mini rainforest to get to it! Eventually we landed at Franz Josef and met our couch surfing host, Mitch. His friend Sam picked us up with his couch surfers, two Spanish girls. We chilled at Mich's house for a bit then decided to go to an all you can eat pizza bar and met more of his mates, playing pool and filling ourselves with pizza and beer! This was a late ...

Raindrops in my bum crack.

A travel blog entry by dante98765 on Oct 25, 2014

8 photos

... Walkway. A long walkway had been elevated into the forest canopy allowing you to walk in the upper section taking in the views and reading the guide about the trees and wildlife. There was a tower with 107 steps that gave greater views. The whole place wobbled as you walked and the tower especially swayed as anyone walked up; an interesting experience when you were at the top. It took about an hour to go around and was quite interesting. We drove south to ...

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