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    Makarora Homestead

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    53 Rata Road, PO Box 19 | Makarora West, 9346, New Zealand
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    Traveller (17)
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    • Excellent45%
    • Very good21%
    • Average21%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible10%
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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    The mountain views were stunning, we ate dinner and breakfast outside on the veranda. So peaceful wish we had more time to stay longer. Our view was restricted by the house but still had a wonderful view. V clean a nice surprise.

    Thank waterbaby028
    Reviewed 4 May 2017

    The building was great looking over the valley and the room and ensuite were very comfortable. It is overlooking a valley and the mountains on the other side were covered with snow. We were very well looked after by Rick and Kenna they were very...More

    Thank Kawakawa1
    Reviewed 27 April 2017

    Awesome place to stay! Everything was clean and ready to use. Rooms are lovely, bed was super comfy, great shower and great mountain views. My room was comfortable and cosy with a balcony to relax and enjoy the afternoon sun and birdsong. Makarora is a...More

    Thank piotrekj81
    Reviewed 9 March 2017

    Lovely environment and quite comfortable room for the price. I was just really disappointed that the view in the brochure was not the view we got. Very good pub down the road for food, trips on plane or helicopter up to the mountain with walks...More

    Thank Balmaintraveller
    Reviewed 20 November 2016

    A bad experience. Disturbed night with rats/possum/mice in ceiling space of unit four Door badly sticking and owner had no key for it. No TV. Supposedly unlimited wifi was intermittent to non existent. Would never stay again!! Photos misleading in showing size of room.

    Thank mitchtayl0r
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
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    • 8
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    • South Island
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    "It was very quiet and relaxing with the birds singing outside in the bush."
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    "Be very clear you want one with a view from the room down the valley"
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