Silverstream Alpaca Stud - 68 Moodys Road, RD 2, Kaiapoi 7692, North Canterbury, New Zealand.

Silverstream Alpaca Farmstay

Kaiapoi, Christchurch, Canterbury, South Island, New Zealand

Kaiapoi, Christchurch, Canterbury, South Island, New Zealand

The Perfect Family Retreat





Silverstream is the perfect oasis after a long flight or a long day on the road.

Modern well-appointed, self -contained cottages overlooking manicured lawns and gardens with a stream boundary.

Great Value

Your own cottage with breakfast and a FREE ESCORTED ONE HOUR ALPACA FARM TOUR, a saving of NZ$40 per person.

Free Wifi, free parking, free washing facilities and free Netflix movies.

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Amenities & Facilities Included

One Hour Farm Tour

Enjoy a guided and exclusive farm tour to see the rare and highly inquisitive alpaca. One of the most beautiful and elegant animals in the world, not to mention very friendly. Most visitors simply want to cuddle these wonderful animals and take as many selfies as they can. This is encouraged at every opportunity.

Visitors will be able to feed the animals, touch and handle the animals and marvel at the soft and lustrous fibre that makes these animals so attractive as a fibre producer. Crias (babies) in season can be held for photographs.

Tour Features

  • One hour escorted tour to intermingle with the alpacas
  • Entertaining commentary from the farm owners
  • Feeding and touching the alpacas
  • Unlimited opportunities for photographs and selfies
  • Hold babies in season (February to June)
  • Stroll around the extensive lawns and gardens
  • Visit to the fibre shed to marvel at the incredible handle of alpaca fibre
  • Visit to the trophy room and shop
  • Time to relax and enjoy the alpacas at the tour conclusion if desired
  • Daily departures at 10am, 2pm and 4pm all year round except Christmas Day
  • Small groups only 4 to 6 persons on average

Farm tour price: $40 per adult and $20 for children over 5 years of age


  • A safety talk is always provided before the commencement of each tour
  • Alpacas are shorn in November
  • Babies (cria) are to be seen from February onwards
  • Bus transport available to farm – refer Transport Options on website.

Visit the wool shed, trophy room and farm shop
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Our Christchurch Farmstay Accommodation

Words From Our Guests

Thanks for the warm welcome - this is a real gem of accommodation. We loved the farm fresh eggs. Thanks for your warm hospitality. Your alpacas are lovely. Your rooms are cosy and we enjoyed your company. Web had a memorable time here!

Low, Ching, MengSingapore

I loved the gorgeous alpacas especially the new baby. I enjoyed taking an alpaca for a walk.

Hayley, Sarah, Desma, TerryAustralia

Thanks Sheryl & family for your hospitality & care. We loved your sumptuous breakfast - it's so generous & more than we can finish. You have a beautiful farm - we definitely recommend our friends to your farm. Thanks for the beautiful memories- we also learned a lot about the adorable alpacas - very educational.

Tang FamilyMalaysia

We have enjoyed being here and wish we could have stayed longer. Thanks you for the hospitality. We loved the alpacas and it was a great thrill to see the ne-born baby alpaca. We will recommend you to our friends.

Jean, DorothyDorset England

Beautiful alpacas, we enjoyed the farm tour. The room is cosy & comfortable. Wonderful hospitality

Sharon, Yew, BryanSingapore

The units are wonderful. We enjoyed leading the Alpacas and the horseriding. Wonderful hospitality.

Jane & Glen

Warm hospitality, leisurely atmosphere, scenic farm environment. Educational and relaxing, a haven for a family holiday. Thank you for the memorable time.

Tung & familyMalaysia

A slice of heaven. A place of rest. A peaceful haven. We were truely blessed. Fantanstic Hosts.

Wayne & Gabrielle

I love the cute cuddly alpacas! The campfire was lovely and all of us enjoyed the farmstay here too. The 'safari' accommodation was excellent and we hope to see you guys in Singapore!

Tan, Janice, Ong, JeremySingapore

Lovely place, came back again and hope to come again.


The room was charming & quaint - make you feel at home. The alpacas are adorable! Thanks for the hospitality.

Terry & JoanCalifornia

Thank you for your hospitality! Your place is magnificent & would like to have stayed longer. Thank you!

Kristen, Rhonda & JenniferCalifornia

We had a wonderful stay. Loved it so much, we're coming back soon. Great hosts.

Sona & ChetanIndia

We loved the Alpacas - we want to come back.

Michael & Jo

Fantastic units, warm hospitality, generous hosts - thanks.

Sharon & Chris

Beautiful Alpacas, thanks for the farm tour. Fantastic accommodation.

Ali & Chris

We loved our stay. Your home, & hospitality had a feeling of retreat for us- peace & play for the children at the end of a busy schedule. Many thanks.

Mark, Lisa, Jesse & AidenAustralia

The alpacas were so cool and the farm was awesome!


Great place, rest & relax. Wonderful. Thank you!!

Clem & Lyndall

Nice and warm house, and the alpacas are really cute. We especially enjoyed the horse riding

Chan familyHong Kong

Lovely place to stay. Yum brekkie & cute alpacas.


We thoroughly enjoyed here and the alpacas. Thanks for the great time.

Dave & PatSan Francisco

Great place to rest and relax. Wonderful alpacas.

Kenny & Yia

Nice & Quiet. Love the privacy. This is the start of our honeymoon.

Steph & AtanasAustralia

Superb location, great company, many thanks, lovely alpacas.

Steve, Tracy & NathanSan Diego

Superb!! Fantastic place and outstanding hospitality. Many many thanks 🙂 Lovely, clean & quiet & beautiful cabin.


We loved our stay with you and our 'little house'. It was perfect. The little alpacas are wonderful. Maybe we see each other again. What a great start to our NZ trip!

Kent, Donna & BrendaCanada

Thank you very much. We had a great time and we loved the alpacas; cute & very soft - from russia with Love.

Andrey, Julia & ArgenioRussia