We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Mona Vale

63 Fendalton Rd | Riccarton, Christchurch 8004, New Zealand
+64 3-348 9660
Website
Save
Book In Advance
More Info
US$51.89*
and up
Christchurch Sightseeing Tour by Classic Double-Decker Bus
More Info
US$221.84*
and up
Christchurch Super Saver: Christchurch Double Decker Bus Tour plus Lord of the...
More Info
US$94.00*
and up
Christchurch Half-Day Gardens Tour
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“rose garden” (10 reviews)
“avon river” (10 reviews)
LOCATION
63 Fendalton Rd | Riccarton, Christchurch 8004, New Zealand
CONTACT
Website
+64 3-348 9660
Write a Review
Reviews (131)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 109 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

Nice scenery and great place for walks. Lots of walking paths..which are easy accessible. Loved the spring blooms..

Thank ashweeni l
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

An alluring, tranquil haven on the banks of the Wairarapa Stream, so close to town. Stroll through the property and admire the gardens, enjoy a lunch or afternoon tea, commune with the busy, quaking ducks or just have your own romantic picnic by the Lily...More

Thank Old V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beutiful place. Shelterd from the canterbury winds. Feels like a beutiful English garden in the heart of Christchurch.

Thank Quintin S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

ONe of the best gardens in NZ, with roses and herb gardens, and lots happening, a quiet place apart from tour groups

Thank happysheepChina
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

A very peaceful place with a lovely rose garden during the warmer months, there's also a cafe which has recently reopened due to the earthquake damages. Very nice place for an afternoon walk

Thank ChristchurchEats
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Mona Vale has a special face on show in every season -- spring, summer, winter, autumn. She never disappoints with the river and its wildlife, majestic trees, varieties of flowers, expanses of manicured lawns, interesting buildings, formal and informal gardens, and plenty of benches begging...More

Thank JHackyChch
Reviewed 7 July 2017

This park is in fact small but long, so when you are walking across you may perceived as a long one. I found it very pleasant, you can seat in one of the benches and see the Avon river, the big houses next to it...More

Thank pavelreyesmercado
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Relaxing, quiet, calm and great for picnics! Parking a bit limited due to road works and can get busy when events around..

Thank Isa K
Reviewed 2 May 2017

We went to this garden as our 1st stop of the day. It is very quiet with a few joggers passing by. There is a lovely rose garden within this garden & a area with a lovely fountain. Overall a nice short walk round the...More

Thank SoHengHeng
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Mona Bale is one of the cozy cafe and park, there are many good view to capture our memory when we were here.

Thank Poom C
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Dux Dine
741 reviews
.86 km away
Buddha Stix
228 reviews
.94 km away
Arjee Bhajee
298 reviews
.94 km away
Ground Floor Cafe
138 reviews
.92 km away
Nearby Attractions
Christchurch Botanic Gardens
4,684 reviews
1.50 km away
Riccarton House & Bush
285 reviews
.95 km away
Westfield Riccarton
95 reviews
1.32 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Mona Vale staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit