Luxury Homes & Villas Nestled Below the Southern Alps
Montrose is a 260-hectare private alpine valley retreat in the Canterbury high country near the small township of Piwakawaka (Methven) and close to the maunga (mountain) Opuke otherwise known as Mt. Hutt Ski Field.
Montrose Estate is nestled below majestic, towering mountain ranges with two kilometers of Rakaia River frontage and overlooking a private lake, this paradise is the personification of peace and tranquility.
Salmon filled ponds fed by the purest spring creeks, black swans as residents of your own 5 acre lake and native birdcalls provide a calming and welcoming atmosphere. Breathe in the crisp alpine air and let nature refresh your spirits.
At Montrose we invite you to feel at home, be relaxed, be yourself, and enjoy all of the ātaahua (beauty) that Montrose has to offer.
Our accommodation at Montrose comprises of three separate self-contained houses.
Here's what makes your stay with us so special
Your all-season playground, perfect for year-round stays with endless activities and stunning vistas. Embrace nature's beauty every moment.
Montrose Estate overlooks an alpine lake and the mighty Rakaia river featuring stunning glacial, river-carved terraces set in a spectacular geological area.
Whether you're tramping, hunting, fishing, or enjoying crisp air and stunning views, Montrose is your gateway to untouched, 100% pure NZ wilderness.
Awesome scenery and location. Hosts go above and beyond to make you feel welcome and settle in. Secluded and comfortable with everything you require to have a
What an incredible property. The views when you wake in the morning to sitting in the hot tub or spa. Such perfection. We loved our stay at this place. Robert
An amazing part of the world. Robert was exceptionally helpful, met us in the early hours of the morning after we flew in and made sure we were settled and
The views were one of a kind. This home was very cozy. Kids enjoyed the piano and kayaking. After a day snowboarding the hot tub and heated beds came in handy.
One of the best places I have ever stayed, the view is breathtaking, the house is cosy and clean. With Mt Hutt and Rakaia river close by, you will never get
Amazing location, beautiful house, friendly and helpful hosts, highly recommended 10/10.
Wow, an amazing property and accommodation that enabled personal and relationship recharge in true serenity. We will be back in the future with friends to
Stunning location, amazing views, outdoor spa, open fire. Incredible place.
Montrose Estate was absolutely beautiful! A real treat for a family wanting somewhere gorgeous to stay. Thank you so much for having us, we can’t wait to
We had a wonderful stay. The house is full of character, superb views, great location. We really enjoyed the spa pool and steam room, and the open fire. Will