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Hobbiton Movie Set Tours

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The Hobbiton Movie Set tour is an essential stop on the itinerary for all visitors travelling through New Zealand, offering an interesting and entertaining experience incorporating the famous film set as seen in The Lord of The Rings and The Hobbit...more
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501 Buckland Road | Matamata, Hinuera 3472, New Zealand
+64 7-888 1505
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was an absolutely ball of a tour. The tour guides, Hayden and Sarah, were amazing - super friendly, full of jokes and information to keep you engaged throughout the tour. The guided tour was everything any fan of The Hobbit/LOTTR fans needs. The feast...More

Thank TiaHarris
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have you watch The Lord Of The Ring trilogy? Have you watch The Hobbit? If yes, you will definitely love this place! How to get here? Easy! Drive to The Shire's Rest and park there, then get yourself the tour package and hop in the...More

Thank AllanN595
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This tour is good for the fans Good things about it: - Organized tour with a tour guide will stay with you to the end of the visit. - Professional and kind staffs from the receptionist to the driver ,, etc - Beautiful place to...More

Thank Frat Y
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife is a LOTR/Hobbit fan but I am not. We went to New Zealand on holiday and Hobbiton was on her bucket list. I wasn't expecting to get much out of the experience, but it was incredible! It is impossible to NOT enjoy the...More

Thank christrox
Reviewed 1 week ago

An absolute MUST if you are a Lord of the Rings or Hobbit fan! And even if you're not, it is most definitely still worth a visit. The gardens are beautifully well-kept and look stunning, even on a drizzly day like when I went. You...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a great tour, we only had a smallish group if 18. Our tour guide Guy was great, engaging and knowledgeable. Great to see a local craft brewery at The Green Dragon, ginger beer was yummy. Credit to all involved and our bus driver Mike...More

Thank Cruiser814139
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely loved it. I know a lot of people who have been and was very keen to see it for myself. It completely lived up to expectations. The tour guides are fun and funny. They take you across the road from the Shire’s Rest through...More

1  Thank Kim A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This tour was well worth the money, and this is coming from someone who is not a Lord of The Rings Fan.The scene was amazing We had a lovely guide her name was Heather, she was very informative.In my opinion Its definitely a must do...More

Thank nikkielee777
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place blew my mind as soon as I got there! It felt like you were really in the movie, the gardens are so well maintained and look spectacular and green, and the cottages are so cute I wish I could live there! All the...More

Thank Meg C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Even if you don’t like or haven’t even watched Lord of the rings, come and see this place! The movie set is absolutely gorgeous and well worth a visit. It’s a very unique place, the tour guides are amazingly nice and knowledgable and if this...More

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Luke H
18 September 2018|
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Response from oo_evelyne | Reviewed this property |
We drove to Matamata from Auckland, it took about 2 hour 15 minutes.
31 August 2018|
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Response from Ngaire B | Reviewed this property |
Sorry don’t know we had a car.
21 August 2018|
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Response from Candice K | Reviewed this property |
We ate there and it is a big buffet with a lot of variety.