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Member since: 2014
Speaks english

Stunning Trout Fishing/Swimming River

1 Review
Bedrooms 3
Property type farmhouse


Photos and Description of this Wairoa District holiday farmhouse

Farmstay, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, (Sleeps 7)

The farm has been in the family for 100 years and we are the the 4th generation to farm Tuahu. It is a 3500 acre property with beautiful views and a wonderful river running through the front of the property which is enjoyed by many travellers. The Ruakituri River is known to be one of the best trout fishing rivers in the southern hemisphere which has some very good access points to drive to and spend your day. We farm both sheep and beef and most of the work is done on 4 wheeler bikes and horses with sheep dogs. You will find a pet calves/sheep/horses/dogs/goats/turkeys on the farm during your stay and some are seasonal pets. Lake Waikaremoana Mahia and Gisborne Beaches are a great day trip to visit from us. We have the Te Reinga Falls and the Waitangi Falls all accessible from Tuahu. Come and see for yourself a typical New Zealand outback farm

Special conditions:

Smoking allowed outside only

Pets allowed with prior approval

You may bring your own horse and trek on property you are not able to ride station horses.

We do not provide kayaks or lifejackets but the river is perfect for these kind of activities you are to bring your own

Wifi is located at the main homestead free of charge 20 metres away

Vodafone coverage is not strong in the house but can be reached outside

Extras: Linen (included); NOTE: Under Kiwi bach tradition you are expected to: Clean the house and do the dishes before you leave;

More Details
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Bookabach (Property Manager)
Member since: 2014
Speaks english


1 traveller review

Stunning Trout Fishing/Swimming River
average rating of 3.0 based on 1 reviews

Well equipped house on a large sheep station in the Ruakituri Valley.

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Well equipped house on a large sheep station in the Ruakituri Valley. An ideal location for those planning to fish the Ruakituri River, or for those wishing to enjoy the peaceful rural environment.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 2, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: Bookabach
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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday farmhouse in Wairoa District, New Zealand

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
New Zealand Dollar
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Flat rate tariff
4 Dec 2016 - 4 Mar 2018
1 night minimum stay
Notes: Rate applies for up to 2 people. NZ$25.00/adult and NZ$15.00/child for extra occupants.   
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday farmhouse rental in Wairoa District, New Zealand

Property Type:
  • farmhouse
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Internet
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 large double bed
    Master Bedroom - 1 large double bed
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • Outdoor Grill
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Leisure Activities:
  • horse riding
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • mountain biking
  • swimming