Pricing and Conditions

Per night $35.00 - $150.00
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The Farm House price is for 2 people for additional guests it is $60 each extra person or $20 per child. Backpackers or Extra Accommodation has a $10 charge if linen and towels are needed. $40 surcharge to heat the hot tub. Meals, walks, transport and garden visits can be provided at an extra cost.

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For accommodation confirmation a deposit of $50 per day with full payment on arrival. Note: lf booking online with a credit card the full price for the accommodation must be paid (cancellation policy remains the same).

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Cancellation within 30 days: 80% refund Cancellation between 30 days and 10days: 50% refund Cancellation less than 10 days: no refund Note: lf booking online with a credit card the full price for the accommodation must be paid (cancellation policy remains the same).


Want to experience what it’s like to have your own piece of New Zealand paradise all to yourself? Where you can escape the hustle and bustle, reconnect with nature, fall asleep under starry skies and wake up to the songs of New Zealand birdlife.
Haurata High Country Retreat is a unique accommodation that offers exceptional walks and experiences in beautiful Tairāwhiti Gisborne.
A warm welcome awaits you at Haurata with delicious home baking upon your arrival and kiwi hospitality from the very start. Everything you need will be catered to including meals prepared by your private chef.
From the outdoor wood-fired hot tub, the lavish gardens, hidden waterfalls and high country walks, this is a destination waiting to be discovered.

Opening times

Business hours:
9am - 8pm
Months of operation:
All months of the year


1257 Makaretu Road, Matawai, 4092, Mātāwai, New Zealand.

plane Proximity to airport:
1 hour and 5 minute drive from Gisborne Airport
decisions Proximity to town:
1 hour and 7 minute drive from Central Gisborne Town

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