CHAMPION TOURISM NOMINEES
CHAMPION CANTERBURY AWARDS | 2016. We're thrilled to announce SiloStay has been nominated for the 2016 Champion Canterbury Awards, in the Champion Tourism - Small Enterprise Category
A LITTLE BIT OF RELAXING IN LITTLE RIVER
TRAVELING HONEY BIRD | 2016. Blink and you will miss this hidden gem. Well hidden in plain sight that you will drive right on by on the road from Christchurch to Akaroa. There’s a small, delightful town called Little River...
EARTH TREKKERS VISIT SILOSTAY
EARTH TREKKERS | 2015. We are a family of four who have been traveling around the world for ten months. We have slept in caves, in tents out in the African bush, in teahouses on the Everest base camp trek, and even under the stars in the Indian desert. While in New Zealand we had the chance to sleep in a silo...
ACCOLADES FOR CREATIVITY AND SKILL
THE PRESS | 2014. Radical, bold, elegant, sophisticated, vivid, creative. These were the among the compliments lavished on new Canterbury buildings at an awards ceremony in Christchurch last night….
LITTLE RIVER SILO STAY: ROUND HOUSE
THE SYDNEY MORNING HERALD | 2014. Granted, it’s an unusual place to bunk down, but a silo stay in New Zealand is the newest, and likely the most comfortable, grain storage unit one will ever rest in…..
WHO WOULDN’T WANT TO TURN A GRAIN SILO INTO A HOME?
DEFIGN | 2014. An unassuming grain silo is stealing the limelight in the small semi-rural town of Little River. SiloStay, located just 50 minutes outside of Christchurch, is an eco-friendly, alternative accommodation for travellers…..
2014 NATIONAL WINNER – COMMERCIAL INTERIOR
ADNZ/RESENE ARCHITECTURAL DESIGN AWARDS | 2014. After winning the Regional Award in the Commercial Interior category Pippin Wright-Stow of F3 Design, went on to win the National prize in the Commercial Interior category…..
NOT YOUR AVERAGE MOTEL
CAMPBELL LIVE | 2013 | John Sellwood. A brand new concept in accommodation has emerged near Christchurch – grain silos have been converted into motel rooms….
SLEEPING IN SILOS
RADIO NZ COUNTRY LIFE | 2013 | Cosmo Kentish-Barnes. Traditionally grain silos are found in the country filled with feed, however designer Stuart Wright-Stow’s ‘Silo Stay idea in Little River is going against the grain….
AGAINST THE GRAIN
CONVERTED HOUSES | 2013 | Lucinda Diack. Remodelling a disused grain store, dilapidated railway station, school dental clinic or abandoned factory into a comfortable living environment requires dedication, vision and hard work….