Pricing and Conditions

High season Low season
(Dec - Mar) (Apr - Dec)
Per night $345.00 - $395.00 $299.00 - $395.00
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$45 per extra person after 2 people.

Terms and conditions angle-down

Minimum 2 nights, 3 nights in January and over long weekends. No pets due to having lambs.

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Cancellations  1- 5 days prior to the date of planned arrival – non-refundable 100% of the booking value will be applied. Cancellations 5 - 14 days prior to the date of arrival are 50% refundable. Cancellations 10 days or more are fully refundable however we much prefer to rebook you, as you don’t want to miss a stay at Ripples. For Covid affected stays please contact us as we have rebooked all our previously affected guests with no extra charge even if they are within the 10-day minimum. 


Nestled in the crook of the tranquil Mangaotaki Stream, Ripples is surrounding by beautiful rolling hills and framed by rugged limestone cliffs.  Our guests' love the peace and tranquility and it truly is an intimate sanctuary in every sense. Come Summer or Winter, it is a place to relax, escape the everyday and explore- and its exclusively yours.

Under 3 hours from Auckland, we have designed Ripples to be our ultimate Zen like retreat. Barefoot luxury to be used and enjoyed. Lots of texture, details, film history, handmade and homemade items and original artworks. It is designed to be lived in and touched and to envelop you. We are the perfect getaway, ideal for a couple or family to spend quality time together to recharge and reconnect.

Opening times

Business hours:
Open all hours. We try our best to get back to you with a few hours of communication.
Months of operation:
All months of the year


1314 Mangaotaki Road, Piopio, New Zealand.

plane Proximity to airport:
Ripples Retreat is 1.5 hours from Hamilton Airport and under 3 hours from Auckland International Airport.
bus Proximity to coach terminal:
The nearest coach terminal is 15 minutes away in Piopio.
decisions Proximity to town:
Ripples Retreat is 15 minutes from Piopio our small local village.

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