tarureka homestead

Tarureka Homestead is a  two-storey country house built in 1870, with wrap-around verandahs , seven double bedrooms, two bathrooms and a large modern kitchen. It is set in four acres of gardens, including formal rose gardens, historic trees, private glades, a lawn tennis court and croquet and petanque areas. There are barbecue facilities on the sunny deck. The Homestead has been refurbished and is centrally heated. It sleeps 18 guests. (Look at the virtual tours page to see layout.)


“Having the house meant that everything was so much more relaxed and easy…”

tarureka cottage

Tarureka Cottage is the perfect hideaway where the bride and her entourage can stay and get ready. Set in its own private garden with roses and doves, it is secluded from the rest of the guests

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“We appreciated having the space to all get together without feeling crammed into hotel rooms”

nearby accommodation

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1860s Wakefield Cottage is the perfect honeymoon cottage - private, but close by. Further quality homestay accommodation is available nearby in Featherston at Waite CottageLittle BranchesGlass of Red HideawaysLongwoodBenvenutoBellavillaWhispering Winds,  Featherston Motels and Camping;  Wallace CottageUnderhill CottagePlum Cottage and The Laurels Cottage. Accommodation in Greytown and Martinborough is 10 minutes away.

For further local accommodation look at the Holiday Houses site.