LJ Hooker Timaru proudly presents a once in a lifetime business opportunity.
Owners are ready to move on from this appealing lifestyle location in the spectacular Rakaia Gorge. They have established an excellent business with multiple revenue streams in this magnificent location.
From skiing, to fishing, tramping or hunting, Mt Hutt Lodge caters for all on a year-round basis.
Sale includes restaurant and bar, managers three bedroom unit, 1 x studio motel unit, 1 x one bedroom apartment, management of time share units, management of the body corporate, laundry, drying room, workshop, new eco-sewage system and swimming pool.
Handily located only an hour's drive from Christchurch International airport on scenic route 72 and only ten minutes from Methven.
With spectacular views, a thriving business and a whole host of tourist activities this opportunity is not to be missed.
Services and consents are in place for further development.
For more information contact Ben or Bronya.
Ashburton is situated approximately 1 hour from the hustle and bustle of Christchurch and 45 minutes from Timaru.
Ashburton is one of the most rapidly growing towns in New Zealand and has plenty of opportunities for people of all ages wanting to move here. There are new businesses, jobs and industries being started up all the time and if you want a change of pace from the big cities it’s the ideal place to bring up your family.
With Mt Hutt ski field less than an hours drive, the Ashburton District is a hive of activity in winter and during summer we have plenty of water sport activities happening at our very own man-made lake (Lake Hood).
Make the Ashburton District your home today!
Ashburton Visitor Information Centre
7 East Street, Ashburton
Ph 03 308 1050
Methven i-site Visitor Centre
121 Main Street, Methven
Ph 03 302 8955
If you enjoy spending your time looking around art galleries, museums and even the Plains Railway and Historical Village, then Ashburton has plenty to offer you or maybe cafes, and shopping is more to your liking.
If you want faster paced activities and adventures, then a short drive will see you in Methven where you can go Skiing at Mt Hutt, Jet Boating on the Rakaia River, Hot Air Ballooning, Play golf at Terrace Downs, or go Hiking in the mountains.
We have a number of great restaurants and eateries around the district that are open all year round for everyone’s dining pleasure.
A new movie complex has recently opened up, with dual cinemas showing the latest movies.
With the town ever expanding there are new shops opening up in Ashburton all the time and over the next few years Ashburton is set to open up a whole range of the chain stores and other shops that you see in the bigger city centres.
With all the shopping centre and town centre close at hand, everything is within easy walking distance, for those that find getting around more difficult there is a very good taxi service that operates all round the area.
The community is cared for by the variety of health care services on offer, from the local hospital, medical centres, dentists and other carers to the more natural carers of acupuncturists and naturopaths.
Also there are plenty of social and activity clubs, the community pool and other various services on offer around the district.
A number of pre-schools, kindys and early childhood education centres are available for children under 5 to grow and development in.
The Ashburton District has plenty of primary schools and also rural primaries.
Some of these schools are full primary’s catering for new entrants to year eight levels and others are just for new entrants to year six. Or you could choose to send your child to Our Lady of the Snows Catholic primary in Methven, or St Joseph’s Catholic primary in Ashburton.
The Ashburton Intermediate caters for just Year 7 and 8 students, and Ashburton College takes students from Year 9 to Year 13, including adult students wishing to continue their education.
Mt Hutt Methven College is an area school with the primary school situated on the same grounds.
Also Mt Hutt Methven College offers an Outdoor Pursuits programme to students from all over New Zealand to take part in its yearlong adventure and living away from home course.
You can continue your education after finishing school or take a course in anything that interests you at the local campus of Aoraki Polytechnic.
A huge variety of social or competitive sports clubs are available for all your sporting needs. So if you just like to play socially after work or like to get out on the paddock to win every weekend there is a club for you. From a round of golf with mates, bowls or maybe the social walkers club or you might like to join one of the numerous rugby, netball or squash clubs… Whatever sport takes your fancy.