OverviewLocated in Christchurch, Catnap Café is the South Island's first and only cat cafe. Their mission is to provide a safe, fun and relaxing environment where cats and people can enjoy each other’s company and to increase adoption rates of rescue cats. A cat café is the perfect way to work alongside other organisations to increase the number of cats being re-homed. The café provides both a permanent home for several resident rescue cats and a foster home for rescue cats and kittens that are available to adopt. The cats Committed to providing a safe and relaxing environment for cats, welfare and happiness is Catnap Cafe’s absolute top priority. They are huge cat lovers and the venture is driven by a desire to help reduce the stray cat population in Christchurch, and to provide homes for unwanted cats and to promote adoption. All the cats are de-sexed, health checked, vaccinated, microchipped and up to date with flea and worm treatments. Catnap cafe has a partnership with local rescue organisation Cat Rescue Christchurch with all adoptions at the café happening via the Cat Rescue process but done directly at the cafe. The cafe As well as providing people the opportunity to interact with and potentially adopt cats, all of the key aspects of a traditional café such as great coffee, delicious cabinet food and free WiFi are on offer. Catnap Cafe loves all animals so the food, hot chocolate and chai powders are all totally vegan. The cafe serving area and cat area are kept completely separate and the cafe operates under a council approved food plan. Opening Hours Monday: CLOSED Tuesday: CLOSED Wednesday: 10am - 5pm Thursday: 10am - 5pm Friday: 10am - 5pm Saturday: 10am - 5pm Sunday: 10am - 5pm
- Creadble provider: NO
- Creadble access: NO
- Creadble employer: NO
Access Card Notes*Named & Famed! This venue has been highlighted by feedback from a current Hāpai Access Card Holder who used their card to gain access or a discount. Information provided in this listing comes from the card holder and is sourced directly from the venues publicly available information. This is not a guarantee of any set service or policy this organisation might have. Please note bookings are essential and there is a minimum age for children who must be 5 years or older to visit the cats. Pricing Catnap Cafe has offered a discount code for card holders - HAPAICARD for a $5 discount on your online booking. $12 - Adult (15 - 64) $10 - Senior (65 or older) $10 - Student (valid ID required) $10 - Child (5 - 14 with adult supervision)
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Bookings are highly recommended. These can be made on line with the following link. https://www.catnapcafe.co.nz/bookings
Car parking is available around the back of the cafe. Well paved sidewalks outside the front entrance of the cafe.
Plenty of car parking is available around the back of the cafe with access off of Wordsworth Street. There is also limited on-street parking on Colombo, Wordsworth and other nearby streets.