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Sliding doors open onto your garden area.Our orchard grows Feijoas, a unique New Zealand fruit (April-June)
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Peaceful Orchard in Matamata

Emily, Tineke, Frans & Talbert User Profile
Emily, Tineke, Frans & Talbert

Peaceful Orchard in Matamata

2 guests
1 bedroom
3 beds
1 bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
3 beds
1 bath
Great location100% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.
Emily, Tineke, Frans & Talbert is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.

Our modern B&B is peaceful with a rural setting. Enjoy your own garden area & hot tub under the stars with rural & sunset views. Only minutes drive from Matamata which has supermarkets, restaurants, pubs etc and 10 minutes' drive from Hobbiton Movie Set Tours. Breakfast (self serve in your own kitchenette) included.

*Please note you need your own private transportation to stay here - there are no taxis or public transport in our cute little country town!


Air conditioning
Hot water

House Rules

No pets
No smoking, parties, or events
Check-in time is 2PM - 8PM and check out out by 10AM
Self check-in with lockbox


178 Reviews

Elena User Profile
November 2018
Very peaceful place and organised service. We arrived much later than was stated in rules. However, Frans and the family organised everything for us, living the gates opened and welcoming us in late evening. Thank you very much for your hospitality!
Mary Pat User Profile
Mary Pat
November 2018
What a wonderful oasis: tranquil, private and peaceful sitting outside listening to a chorus of birdsong. Very helpful with a wonderful suggestion for dinner after a long day of travel. We love Country Calendar and when we put in the DVD to watch an episode we realized it was all…
Richard User Profile
November 2018
The orchard is such a lovely place to stay. The surroundings are beautiful and make for a peaceful stay. It’s a perfect location, 5minutes drive from the Hobbiton movie set and a hour from the Waitomo caves. Locally there’s are plenty of shops and restaurants. The house has every…
Louise User Profile
December 2018
Beyond expectations. So close to Shire's Rest/Hobbiton and so peaceful. We really appreciated your speaking with us and letting us know the history of your beautiful place. It was a perfect sanctuaury for us.
Sharon User Profile
December 2018
Just outside Matamata and 10 minuets from the Hobbiton movie set, perfect location for us. Frans & Tineke met us on arrival and showed us how everything worked. Highly recommend.
Jacquie User Profile
August 2018
Everything we wanted for a weekend getaway! Tineke was lovely and made sure we had what we needed. The place was spotless, the hot tub magnificent, the bed gave us our best sleep in ages. Great location if you are planning to go to Hobbiton. We're looking forward to coming back f…
Michael User Profile
November 2018
The B&B is about 200 m off a rural road, behind a high hedge. It is part of an active farm and at night is very quiet and peaceful. Plenty of space and clean. The breakfast provided by the hosts is do it yourself but includes a lot of food. Don’t tell anyone but we ate some of th…

Hosted by Emily, Tineke, Frans & Talbert

Matamata, New ZealandJoined in July 2014
Emily, Tineke, Frans & Talbert User Profile
183 Reviews
Emily, Tineke, Frans & Talbert is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
I'm part of a family team of four - my partner Talbert and his parents Frans & Tineke. We all run our orchard, greenhouse & B&B together. Talbert, Frans & Tineke are originally from Holland but were lured away by New Zealand's beauty and ideal lifestyle. We love sharing our li…
Languages: Nederlands
Response rate: 100%
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