The Lodge at The French Village

Secluded accommodation in retreat like atmosphere only 1 1/2 hours from Wellington in the Mangatarere Valley, Wairarapa. Awesome walks in the native bush, easy drive to any of Wairarapa attractions.

Per night
$120 - $720

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The Lodge at the French Village is set in a secluded valley, just 1 1/2 hours drive from Wellington.

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It has facilities for up to 18 people, making it ideal for reunions for families and friends, but still just as appealing for a couple.

The Lodge operates on it's own hydro power system, making it eco-friendly.

The Lodge is set beside the Mangatarere Stream, and is adjacent to the Tararua Forest Park, which has wonderful walks.

The private property surrounding the Lodge also has some fantastic walks.

Martinborough is a half hour drive away, through picturesque countryside, and is great for a day trip to visit wineries and olive groves.

The Lodge is fed by filtered spring water and has abundant native bird life.


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Physical address

The Lodge at The French Village, 999 Mangatarere Valley Road, RD 1, Carterton, Wairarapa, 5791, New Zealand.

Opening times

Months of operation:
All months of the year

Facilities and Features

  • Children Welcome
  • Laundry
  • Pet Friendly
Proximity to airport:
1.5 hours driving
Proximity to coach terminal:
25km (Masterton)
Proximity to town:
25km to nearest town (Carterton/Greytown/Masterton)

Pricing and Conditions

Per night $120.00 - $720.00

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