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5 guests3 bedrooms4 beds1 bath
5 guests
3 bedrooms
4 beds
1 bath
Great location
100% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.
Indoor fireplace
This is one of few homes in this area that has this feature.
Great check-in experience
100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.

'The Truck' is a funky little cabin perched on a cliff top, giving you the feeling of being at the end of the world with uninterrupted views of the ocean.
Inside has a cosy hut feel with all the comforts/features of home.
Perched between Taylors Mistake beach and Sumner village, it very handy to walking/biking tracks, cafes and only 15 minutes to the Christchurch CBD
Guest accommodation is the truck itself with 2 x sleeping places + a seperate stand-alone studio with 1 double bed,


Free parking on premises
Indoor Fireplace
Laptop friendly workspace

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 king bed
Bedroom 2
2 single beds
Bedroom 3
1 double bed
Common spaces
1 couch

House Rules

No smoking
No parties or events
Check-in is anytime after 3PM


18 Reviews

Holly User Profile
December 2017
Honestly, the best Airbnb we have ever stayed in. Just indescribably beautiful and so unique. If you have the chance, STAY HERE! The photos barely do it justice.. such an incredible living space and the views are just magical. The bed was extremely comfortable and the kitchen is …
Christian User Profile
July 2017
Incredible Place. Awesome host. Really has to be seen to be believed, tiny slice of paradise. Left some ciders in the fridge to say thank you, will definitely be back again watching this space !
Greg User Profile
February 2018
Spectacular view. Loved the Kiwi ingenuity evident in this bach, like the bed platforms and outdoor lighting and bathtubs. Loved the phonograph and artwork. Place needs a good dunning, though.
Vanessa User Profile
February 2018
Amazing place I 100% recommend and I would definitely like to come back soon. The view is absolutely amazing from every corner of the truck and its super cozy. The communication was perfect. Thanks Millie and Chris :)
Jess User Profile
February 2018
The truck was in the most perfect location! Waking up to the beautiful view every morning was so special and was the highlight of our stay. Although we didn't expect it to be a super clean and tidy space, we thought the dishes could have been cleaned before our arrival. However, …
Ingrid User Profile
February 2018
If your looking for a stellar beach view and quiet-this is the spot. You may need to clean some sand from the tubs outside but its worth it. I suggest adding a pot of cold water as the hose pumping into the tub is hot hot hot! I brought epsom salt but i saw chris had some there t…
Nathan User Profile
February 2018
Amazing location and scenery. It’s always great to stay at an airBnB with an honest host. Read his description as this is a unique, and wonderful for the right people, place to stay. Also, Sumner is a lot of fun! Village Inn Tavern rocks!

Hosted by Chris

Christchurch, New ZealandJoined in January 2017
Chris User Profile
20 Reviews
Relaxed, professional, enjoy the outdoors, craft beer, nice food, human interaction
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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