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Tarata Fishaway

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Overview
925 Mokai Road Rd 3, Taihape 4793 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
Room Service
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We stayed for 3 nights at the River Retreat to celebrate my wife Gill's birthday. We were welcomed by Mikayla who explained all that we needed to know about how to operate things (including the spa pool) and who ensured throughout our stay that we...More

Thank Johnlock2591
Response from Trudi M, Owner at Tarata FishawayResponded 4 days ago

Thanks guys. We loved sharing Tarata with you and so glad you had that well deserved relax. Look forward to your return in January. See you next year and this time we will get you on the river. LOL

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This was a fantastic weekend away I had in the dog friendly unit with my mate Kairo ( Border Collie ) This is a separate unit especially for dog owners to bring their beloved companions with them on holiday at is a great idea and...More

Thank Gary A
Response from Trudi M, Owner at Tarata FishawayResponded 4 days ago

Thankyou Gary and Kairo for writing a review. We loved having you both. Kairo was so well behaved and a natural on the raft. You were too LOL. It was such a lovely day on the river, a perfect way to spend a sunny day....More

Reviewed 5 March 2018

Went here with my hubby to celebrate our wedding anniversary. What a lovely place - a little piece of paradise. No internet or cellphone coverage, just what we needed total relaxation away from the hustle and bustle of the outside world. Our hosts Trudi and...More

Thank Vicki D
Response from Trudi M, Owner at Tarata FishawayResponded 7 March 2018

Thanks guys for your wonderful review. We very much enjoyed having you.The fishermen enjoyed your company too. See you again soon maybe with some family members from the UK. We can fill the rafts and make it a real special adventure from Tarata to the...More

Reviewed 6 February 2018

We would thoroughly recommend the two day rafting trip. The scenery was spectacular and although it's not white water there was still enough excitement for our teenage boys. We never saw anybody else on the river so you felt like you were in an isolated...More

Thank dianebD792HN
Response from Trudi M, Owner at Tarata FishawayResponded 8 February 2018

We are so glad you all had a wonderful time. Mikayla enjoyed looking after you all and the rafting was alot of fun. Well done Boys! Thankyou for your review and we all look forward to your return. .

Reviewed 22 January 2018

Wow, we are kiwi's ourselves so to find yet another hidden piece of paradise in our own country is wonderful! We were gifted two nights in the River Retreat as a wedding present and had a wonderful time. Brylee was so welcoming and easy to...More

Thank chrissymike
Response from Trudi M, Owner at Tarata FishawayResponded 24 January 2018

We are so happy you enjoyed your Wedding present, didn't your Mum do well. "Meals on wheels in gumboots" is the usual thing.LOL So glad you enjoyed your dinner and the spa. I am lucky to have such wonderful staff ! They are the best....More

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Description
We are a Fishing/Farm lodge in the remote Mokai Valley right on the Rangitikei River. Trout fishing right at your door step. Gorgeous accommodation and amazing scenery. Very quiet and private with own spa pool and More the trout fishing is amazing. Enjoy a scenic raft trip or just enjoy the stunning scenery. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Spa
Room Service
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
9
Price range
US$79 - US$144 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Manawatu-Wanganui Region > Rangitikei District > Taihape
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
9
Price range
US$79 - US$144 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Manawatu-Wanganui Region > Rangitikei District > Taihape
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Traveller (56)
Room & Suite (11)
Pool & Beach (7)
Dining (4)
Family and Play Areas (5)
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Room Tips
"We stayed in the River Retreat as a couple, is very secluded with stunning views and very spacious."
chrissymike
21 Jan 2018
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"Tree house or River retreat for the views"
QNDW
6 Nov 2016
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"It is a very remote, romantic escape!"
lori118
28 Sep 2016
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"if u r 2 opt for river retreat more than 4 book tree top"
525sureshs
21 Apr 2016
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