Countryside, Peaceful Holiday Park In Oxford, Canterbury
Just off the beautiful Inland Scenic Route 72 a mere 45 minutes from Christchurch, Oxford is a favourite destination for Cantabrians looking to enjoy the natural unspoiled surroundings and to sample the rural bliss that the locals get to enjoy every day. Easy drive onto Kaikoura, Hanmer Springs, West Coast, Methven & Geraldine Nestled against Mount Thomas Forest Conservation Area alongside the cool clear Ashley River you will find the Ashley Gorge Holiday Park (a member of the Kiwiparks group).This 4 star, Trip Advisor Excellence Holiday Park is surrounded by native bush and plants. Its beauty is organic & unspoiled. Plenty of walking tracks nearby and the river has some awesome swimming holes for the warmer months. Wake to the sounds of the river and birdsong. Listen to the Stags roar at night during Autumn and the native Morepork owls calling each other on the hillsides. Whether young or young at heart you will find your perfect spot. Large grassy sites surrounded by lush native bush. Cabins come ,with bedding supplied, they sleep five and have a small kitchenette in each and their own toilets & showers. We offer group accommodation with two dormitories which sleep 26 in each and a fully equipped kitchen & dining room ideal for your family reunion or wedding. Pet friendly sites are available, and a camp shop is open for all your holiday treats & necessities including the summer staple, ice. The Holiday Park offers river tube hire; a fantastic swimming river ideal for little ones and larger swimming holes for the more adventurous. Playgrounds, bike tracks, tree swings & reading nooks dot the camp. A 10 minute drive into Oxford you will find an excellent supermarket, cafe’s, gift shops, takeaways and the famous Sheffield Pie shop/cafe.