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Hobbiton Movie Set Tours

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501 Buckland Road | Matamata, Hinuera 3472, New Zealand
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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
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great day visiting movie set , I haven’t seen all the movies , but I want to go home and watch them , staff friendly , tour guide great ,

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic trip through the world of J.R.R. Tolkien. You don’t have to be an extreme LOTR-fan to enjoy this. The guid showed enormous enthusiasm, he knew a lot of details on the movie and which hobbit holes were used for which part of the movies....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the hobbiton movie set in Matamata recently and were overwhelmed by the beauty of the place Right from the drive with sheep grazing in far spread green Alexander farms to the location of the set It was a guided 1-2hours tour and one...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Personally I am not a fan of The Hobbit nor the Lord of the Rings movies, however this place offers a perfect photo op, plus the amazing facts will excite you to watch the movie. After feeding your intellects with tidbits of facts, try the...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So wonderful walking through the set and picturing everything from the films. Learning a few of the things that happened behind the scenes was also a bonus. My daughter who is 21 is a huge fan of the movies and she was thrilled to have...More

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FredLoh18
24 May 2018|
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Response from drew_wilson66 | Reviewed this property |
No, they prefer you to follow a guide. This is to preserve the hobbiton set, if everyone decided to wander around it would be destroyed. The guide we had was excellent, get there early enough and you will have more time to... More
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WinnerTrevor
15 April 2018|
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Response from Juan G | Reviewed this property |
We rent a car in auckland and get there by ourselves, just search on googlemaps hobbiton movie set and you will get there, no problem at all
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godnemo
5 April 2018|
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Response from Robyne A | Reviewed this property |
You might be lucky but on the day we went it was booked out till about 1pm. Safer to pre book.
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