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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
This gem is certainly off the beaten track, that is the charm of the place. No cell signal. WiFi for that urgent email is available at the main house, but put away your electronic devices for a stay of at least several days. This is...More
After pulling off the mostly empty highway onto the totally empty access road and continuing to drive a number of kilometers, I thought our travel agent had lost her mind. Why had she sent us so far off the not-even beaten path to a fishing...More
Response from Trudi M, Owner at Tarata FishawayResponded 5 weeks ago
Wow is that about us (: Thankyou for the lovely kind words and I will pass on to the rest of the family.
We wish you could have stayed longer too. Your travel agent is a Star.
We love sharing our beautiful piece of New...More
What can I say, this place is all you ever want, for a couple or a large group. I had my 60th birthday with family here, stayed in both the Tree House and River Retreat. Trudi, Steve and family made it so special for everyone....More
Response from Trudi M, Owner at Tarata FishawayResponded 14 December 2017
Thankyou so much for taking the time to make a review. We loved having you and it was so much fun. Time spent with family is so important and so very special. Our lives seem to get so busy and taking time to make memories...More
We had a wonderful time at Tarata Fishaway Lodge, it was the most beautiful setting and we so much enjoyed being able to share the experience with our pooch. So many things to do on the property, even pup got to come white water rafting!...More