For more options, try out the Bella Vista Motel Ashburton and the Hotel Ashburton. They are located 25 kilometres and 20 kilometres respectively from the center. If those two don't meet your needs, try the Gunyah Country Estate or the Granary at Gunyah.
If you want to explore some close by localities, try Ashburton and Rakaia Gorge. Travel 25 kilometres to the southwest from Rakaia and you'll discover Ashburton. That said, Rakaia Gorge is 40 kilometres to the northwest. Hotels in Ashburton include the Taylors Motel and Coronation Park. The Terrace Downs Resort and Quickenberry Guesthouse are some of the ones in Rakaia Gorge.
Before your Rakaia trip comes to an end, why not spend an hour or two hanging out with fellow sports obsessives at a local match? Westpac Arena is found to the northeast of Rakaia. Planning to stay close by? The Dyers House and The George Christchurch may be ideal.
Christchurch International Airport is the nearest preferred airport for accessing Rakaia and is 55 kilometres from the centre of town. If you plan to stay nearby, try the Commodore Airport Hotel or the Airport Palms Motel.
Hotels in Rakaia start at AU$103 per night. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.