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    Tarata Fishaway

    925 Mokai Road | RD 3, Taihape 4793, New Zealand
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    May 14
    May 15
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Traveller (41)
    Room & Suite (8)
    Pool & Beach (7)
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    Overview

    • Excellent96%
    • Very good3%
    • Average0%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible0%
    Travellers talk about
    “tree house” (15 reviews)
    “trout” (7 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Room Service
    Bar/Lounge
    Spa
    Free Internet
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    Aspen Court Taihape
    417 reviews
    #1 of 4 hotels in Taihape
     
    Gretna Hotel
    1 review
    #2 of 2 B&Bs / Inns in Taihape
     
    River Valley Lodge
    187 reviews
    #1 of 2 Speciality lodging in Taihape
     
    Safari Motel
    52 reviews
    #4 of 4 hotels in Taihape
     
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    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

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    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

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    Response from Trudi M, Owner at Tarata Fishaway

    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

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    Response from Trudi M, Owner at Tarata Fishaway

    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

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    Response from Trudi M, Manager at Tarata Fishaway

    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

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    Response from Trudi M, Owner at Tarata Fishaway

    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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    #1 of 4 hotels in Taihape
     
    Gretna Hotel
    1 review
    #2 of 2 B&Bs / Inns in Taihape
     
    River Valley Lodge
    187 reviews
    #1 of 2 Speciality lodging in Taihape
     
    Safari Motel
    52 reviews
    #4 of 4 hotels in Taihape
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Spa
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Free Parking
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$82 - US$151 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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    Traveller (41)
    Room & Suite (8)
    Pool & Beach (7)
    Dining (4)
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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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