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    Tarata Fishaway

    925 Mokai Road | RD 3, Taihape 4793, New Zealand
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    02/07/2017 03/07/2017
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          Traveller (41)
          Room & Suite (8)
          Pool & Beach (7)
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          Overview
          • Excellent97%
          • Very good3%
          • Average0%
          • Poor0%
          • Terrible0%
          Travellers talk about
          “tree house” (15 reviews)
          “trout” (7 reviews)
          Free Internet
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Hot Tub
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Airport Transportation
          Room Service
          Suites
          Bar/Lounge
          Kitchenette
          Pets Allowed
          Spa
          Wheelchair Access
          Meeting Rooms
          Laundry Service
          Self-Serve Laundry
          Babysitting
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          Reviews (53)
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          1 - 5 of 53 reviews

          Reviewed 16 March 2017

          Had a fantastic time here at the Tarata Fishaway, shame it was so short. Great accommodation with majestic views, lovely hosts, tasty food and brilliant fishing and rafting. We were originally just going to fish by wading but luckily we spent the day rafting with...More

          Thank Donalok
          Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

          If I didn't have my own lovely family, I'd have this one. The Matlock family are the essence of genuine hospitality and great fun. We went essentially to fish and fish we did. We had huge fun catching lots of rainbows on the beautiful Rangitikei...More

          Thank Jmous
          Response from Trudi M, Owner at Tarata FishawayResponded 2 March 2017

          Thankyou guys for your lovely review. You are welcome into our family anytime. Look forward to your return The Mattocks

          Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

          We had a fabulous time at Tarata. The treehouse was beautiful and spacious and the spa was great after a day of walking. The rafting day with Stephanie was amazing - such beautiful scenery and they think of everything in terms of gear and assistance....More

          Thank wheelsie24A
          Response from Trudi M, Owner at Tarata FishawayResponded 2 March 2017

          We loved having you and yes you must come back and try your hand at some fishing Its a great excuse for another day on the river.

          Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

          What a wonderful place. Found this place on 'pets can come too'. Hosts are wonderful: friendly and very very accommodating. The treehouse is a lovely place to stay, with wonderful views looking over the gorge from the tree house and the hot tub. Very accommodating...More

          Thank Tanderso
          Response from Trudi M, Manager at Tarata FishawayResponded 2 March 2017

          Love the heading. It was a fun day on the river. Loved the tricks your Beagle could do. We are so glad you both had a great stay and hope you can come back.

          Reviewed 7 November 2016

          We stayed for 2 nights in the tree house. Plenty of room for 2 couples and a clean, comfortable and well equipped location with the most amazing view from the sitting room window (and the spacious decks). One night we cooked for ourselves and the...More

          Thank QNDW
          Response from Trudi M, Owner at Tarata FishawayResponded 1 December 2016

          Thank you to everyone for your wonderful comments and for taking the time to use TripAdvisor. It makes it all worth while and so much fun. Looking forward to Summer. Merry Christmas! from all at Tarata

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          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Spa
          • Room Service
          • Free Internet
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Free Parking
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Room Service
          • Airport Transportation
          • Breakfast included
          • Laundry Service
          • Babysitting
          • Room amenities
          • Microwave
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Things to do
          • Spa
          • Hot Tub
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$181 - US$182 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Room types
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 9
          • Location
          • New Zealand >
          • North Island >
          • Manawatu-Wanganui Region >
          • Rangitikei District >
          • Taihape
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          Traveller (41)
          Room & Suite (8)
          Pool & Beach (7)
          Dining (4)
          Hotel & Grounds (42)
          Family and Play Areas (2)
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          Room Tips
          "Tree house or River retreat for the views"
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          "It is a very remote, romantic escape!"
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          "if u r 2 opt for river retreat more than 4 book tree top"
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          "Tree house is excellent, spar and wine and view."
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