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Flat Hills Cafe and Tourist Park

5733 State Highway 1 | Rangitikei, Ohingaiti 4774, New Zealand
+64 6-322 9734
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Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good28%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (3 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (4 reviews)
“lamb” (2 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Cafe, New Zealand, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
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LOCATION
5733 State Highway 1 | Rangitikei, Ohingaiti 4774, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 108 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Clean and interesting experience. Love the pods and farm experience for kids. Only inconvenience is toilet is located in a another location but not a problem because it’s a great glamping experience.

Thank 820cindyt
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is a great mid way stop for the night in our travel from Auckland to Wellington. The pods were clean . Staff was friendly. Kids enjoyed the animals and playground

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Always timed to be the perfect stop for lunch when travelling too and from Wellington. For the first time in years, we arrived here on top of 3 or 4 bus loads of tourists! Really wishing we'd stopped in Taihape! But the wait to be...More

Thank KiwiKerry53
Amanda B, Owner at Flat Hills Cafe and Tourist Park, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

That is great to hear KiwiKerry53....so pleased that you regularly stop in and that the busses did not put you off-they are in and out so fast they rarely hold up anyone else. Thank you for your review-it is much appreciated...

Reviewed 5 May 2018

We stopped en route to Wellington from Tongariro and spent one night at Flat Hills in one of their pod rooms. The room was private, comfortable, unique, clean and snug. We ordered dinner from the cafe and also ate breakfast there - both meals were...More

Thank Remoojmo
Amanda B, Owner at Flat Hills Cafe and Tourist Park, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2018

So pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay here with us Remoojmo-thanks for reviewing us...

Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

On a long trip from auckland to wellington we stopped here for lunch, i was so impressed. Delicious hot cooked meals (cabinet food looks great too) we had the lamb sandwich (amazing) and a chicken and bacon ciabatta with chips. Service was fast, coffee was...More

Thank bigplans28
Amanda B, Owner at Flat Hills Cafe and Tourist Park, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2018

Thank you bigsplans28 for visiting us and for reviewing us...so pleased that you enjoyed all we have to offer.

Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful place all the food and coffee were superb....best I have had since Napier .. Would definitely advise a stop to sample the glorious cakes....

Thank mulberries35
Amanda B, Owner at Flat Hills Cafe and Tourist Park, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2018

Thank you mulberries35...great to hear you enjoyed your visit. Thank you for reviewing us ☺

Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

Beautiful place clean place the man that he check in as he is very polite , it’s one nice place to stop there for sleep and good internet .

Thank Giannis M
Amanda B, Owner at Flat Hills Cafe and Tourist Park, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2018

Thank you Giannis...so pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay ☺

Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

Myself and my boyfriend booked in last minute. We predicted we would be there before check in finished but as we progressed through our journey we realized we weren’t going to make it. We no coverage we pulled in to a mc Donald’s and emails...More

Thank Orna G
Amanda B, Owner at Flat Hills Cafe and Tourist Park, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2018

Thank you Orna for your lovely review- we are so pleased you enjoyed your stay here ☺

Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

Perfect place to stay if you travel between Auckland and Wellington. We arrived quite late but check in was until 10pm. We stayed in a pod with the king size bed. The bed was super comfortable and the linen lovely! The pod is pretty small...More

Thank PiaE
Amanda B, Owner at Flat Hills Cafe and Tourist Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 March 2018

Thank you for your review Pia- so pleased you enjoyed your stay. The price as of yesterday is now off peak so down to $90 for 2 people...plus if you book through the website or facebook BOOK NOW button and type in web10 in the...More

Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

We were driving from Auckland to Wellington and stayed in one of the Flat hills pods. It was fab! Had everything we needed inc electricity and WiFi & was super cozy for my husband, myself and our 5 month old baby. The site has BBQ...More

Thank Sair M
Amanda B, Owner at Flat Hills Cafe and Tourist Park, responded to this reviewResponded 1 March 2018

Ahhh....thank you Sair. So lovely to hear you and the fam enjoyed your stay... 😊

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$2 - US$12
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Monday
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Tuesday
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Thursday
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Friday
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5733 State Highway 1 | Rangitikei, Ohingaiti 4774, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Manawatu-Wanganui Region  >  Rangitikei District  >  Ohingaiti
  • Phone Number: +64 6-322 9734
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Description
Flat Hills is a family run cafe & campground with cabins. There's a children's play area with mega bouncy castle, a maze , free Wifi, plenty of outdoor seating with free access to the farm yard you can feed the donkey, ponies , goats, sheep & lambs, pig, llamas & alpacas. So come try one of our famous home-made Custard Squares, delicious Lamb Burgers or a famous Flat Hills Big Brekkie. Plenty of parking for caravans and trailers as well as ample coach parking. Open every day of the year!! There are 13 powered sites set in the beautiful Flat Hills grounds amongst the amazing scenery & animals. 4 Pod Cabins that can accommodate up to 4 people-two having two single beds & a queen bed, one which has a queen bed & the fourth has disabled access & king setting. Each Pod has its own TV, mini fridge with tea & coffee making facilities, free Wifi around the grounds & communal BBQ area as well as a new campers lounge with wide screen TV, book, toy & games area & kitchen.
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