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ArtHouse Bed and Breakfast

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77 Duncan Road RD1 Waharoa, Matamata 3474 New Zealand See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed one night at the Arthouse Bed and Breakfast, and talk about exceeding expectations. Quiet setting, amazing views, location is fantastic and wonderful pieces of art that my partner adored. She would take two steps and you woukd hear another "oh wow, I like...More

Thank Ryan G
Response from DeniseB4408, Owner at ArtHouse Bed and BreakfastResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Ryan & Emilie for the wonderful review. So pleased that you enjoyed all that ArtHouse had to offer in the beautiful Waikato countryside. Delighted that our croissants compared favourably to those served in France! And glad you made it to Putararu to buy...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Arthouse accommodation Matamata filled all our requirements for a place to stay while attending a family wedding in Matamata. Our hosts were friendly & extremely helpful and made our stay so enjoyable, we made some new friends and would definitely stay here again when...More

Thank BevP247
Response from Denise B, Owner at ArtHouse Bed and BreakfastResponded 3 weeks ago

We so love living in this beautiful countryside and sharing our home with fellow travelers and art lovers. We genuinely loved meeting you both and yes we too have made some new friends! We will be sure to say hello when we're next in the...More

Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

As the name says, the art-house it's a house full of art, located in an amzing place surrounded by wonderful views, 10 minutes far from Matamata, it's the perfect place to stay if you're planning to visit hobbiton. The owners, Denise and Bruse are a...More

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Response from Denise B, Owner at ArtHouse Bed and BreakfastResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the great review. So happy to know that you enjoyed your stay with us. Hope you get a chance to return in the future. Best regards, Denise & Bruce

Reviewed 28 July 2018

For those seeking excellence in a totally relaxing and rural surround this is without doubt the place to stay. Hosts Denise and Bruce made us feel so very welcome on our two night stay with amazing attention to detail in all respects. Beautiful rooms, ultra...More

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Response from Denise B, Owner at ArtHouse Bed and BreakfastResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks Joan & Ian for your kind words. We loved having you stay with us. And nice to know you appreciated the evening turn-down service, something that's not the norm these days. Bruce is thrilled to hear your breakfast comments! Do come and stay again....More

Reviewed 7 June 2018

LOVE, LOVE, LOVE! We can not say enough about ArtHouse B&B! The entire property is beautiful and very welcoming. Denise & Bruce were so friendly it felt like we were staying with friends. Bruce made homemade croissants every morning and breakfast was always plentiful and...More

Thank Crystal H
Response from Denise B, Owner at ArtHouse Bed and BreakfastResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time out to post such a wonderful review! So glad you enjoyed your stay with us and that your breakfasts here were special. Do hope you get the chance to return and we can do it all over again with...More

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Our rural location offers art themed boutique accommodation within 10 minutes of excellent cafes and restaurants in Matamata. Perfectly poised in the “tourist triangle”, Hobbiton is just 20 minutes drive ...More from ArtHouse B&B. Tauranga beaches and Rotorua Geothermal Wonderland are less than an hour away; Waitomo Glow-worm Caves just 90 minutes. ArtHouse B&B is the perfect base for a 3+ night stay. Two rooms with en-suites, one room with private bathroom. In room Wi-Fi and TV, plus a Guest Lounge and sumptuous breakfast every morning. Less
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US$92 - US$113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Matamata
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Leah S
5 July 2017|
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Response from DeniseB4408 | Property representative |
Hello Leah. We can offer two options. You could check in at 3pm before going to the Hobbiton Banquet Tour or if you don't have enough time, we can check you in after the tour. Our standard check in time is between 3-7pm so... More
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"The Swan Room and en-suite was spacious and beautiful. Very comfortable bed with delightful linen."
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"Couples choose the Swan room. Single traveller choose the Sally's room."
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"Swan room has a great en-suite!"
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"Don't think you can go wrong with whichever room you choose!"
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