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Flat Hills Cafe and Tourist Park

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5733 State Highway 1 | Rangitikei, Ohingaiti 4774, New Zealand
+64 6-322 9734
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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good27%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (3 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (4 reviews)
“lamb” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
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LOCATION
5733 State Highway 1 | Rangitikei, Ohingaiti 4774, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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 2 weeks ago

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

Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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 3 weeks ago

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 5 weeks ago

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... 😊

Reviewed 13 February 2018

This place could be so much better than what it is. We stopped for a drink, toilet stop, and a look at the animals and cabins. The cabins have a sign- to not disturb the residents of which there were none but fair enough and...More

Thank AucklandWiz
Amanda B, Owner at Flat Hills Cafe and Tourist Park, responded to this reviewResponded 14 February 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review your visit...sorry to hear we did not meet your expectations. The cabins- if we have time we are more than happy to show people them, unfortunately we did have to put the signs up as a lot...More

Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

With fabulous food in the cabinet and an extensive blackboard menu of meals. We had cooked breakfast and was just like home cooked. Lovely. Hot coffees and teas. Great place to stop while travelling SH1

Thank 187maxinec
Amanda B, Owner at Flat Hills Cafe and Tourist Park, responded to this reviewResponded 1 February 2018

Ahhhh- thank you. That's so lovely to hear...glad you enjoyed your visit ☺

Reviewed 28 January 2018

Stopped for the night in our Motorhome. Had our cocker spaniel with us and that wasnt a problem at all. Lovely friendly hosts and toilets clean with code to get into, which made you feel safe. Ordered Hot Lamb Sammy for dinner and to our...More

Thank Star B
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Stopped here twice, as it is a break place for the intercity bus between Rotorua and Wellington (it’s about 4 bus hours from both). So be warned . . . there may be a big crowd. So with that said, they handle the crowds nicely...More

Thank Jenn B
Amanda B, Owner at Flat Hills Cafe and Tourist Park, responded to this reviewResponded 15 January 2018

Thank you Jenn for your review- glad you enjoy your visits. It does get a little crazy sometimes but we try our very best to get through everyone as fast as possible and the busses are in and out in half and hour so do...More

Reviewed 14 January 2018

Leaving Wellington on Christmas morning to travel to Taupo, I thought there would be something open where one would be able to buy coffee from other than service stations. Even Mcd's were closed, so after 3hrs seeing the open sign at this café was like...More

Thank Matzakiwi
Amanda B, Owner at Flat Hills Cafe and Tourist Park, responded to this reviewResponded 15 January 2018

Wow- thank you for such a thorough review... we actually have our family Xmas in November so that we can be there for everyone else on their Xmas and really enjoy working the day... ☺ So pleased that you and the family enjoyed your visit-...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$2 - US$13
Cuisine
Cafe, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
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
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
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 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 double bed & the fourth has disabled access & two single beds. 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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