MSQ, To Box

Entire home hosted by Pru

  1. 10 guests
  2. 5 bedrooms
  3. 7 beds
  4. 2 baths
Self check-in
Check yourself in with the smart lock.
Great check-in experience
100% of recent guests gave the check-in process a 5-star rating.
Park for free
This is one of the few places in the area with free parking.


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Moketenui Station is a working sheep and beef farm in the heart of the King Country located only 20 mins from start of the Pureora Timber Trail and 40 mins from the world famous Waitomo Caves.

Stand on the deck and view the beautiful countryside. Enjoy the peace and quiet and relax under the stars at MSQ.

The space
MSQ has a classic rural charm with modern amenities. Enjoy the light airy space of open plan living that opens out onto an expansive deck.

2 bedrooms each with 2 single beds are situated at the end of this living space.

3 double rooms open out onto the deck.

At the other end of the deck there is a door to the bathroom with 2 toilets and 2 showers.

Tucked away in the native garden is an outdoor shower (hot water) with fantastic views of the valley below.

The deck overlooks breathtaking views of the King Country.

Where you'll sleep

Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Bedroom 2
1 double bed
Bedroom 3
1 double bed

What this place offers

Valley view
Free parking on premises
Washing machine
Air conditioning
Private patio or balcony
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm

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4.88 out of 5 stars from 94 reviews


Where you’ll be

Kopaki, Waikato, New Zealand

Moketenui Shearers Quarters is located at Barker Road, Mangapehi, Te Kuiti.

Benneydale - 5 min drive south.
Petrol and small convenience shop.

The Timber Trail - Pureora Forest Park.
85km mountain bike ride that can be done over 1 - 2 days. Only 20mins to the start of the trail at Pureora, and a mere 40mins to both the middle Piropiro and the end Ongarue. Shuttles can collect you from the door.

There are also many walks and other trails in the area including the Mapara Track where you can hear the kokako.

Te Kuiti - 20 min drive north on SH30
Closest shopping centre.
Large New World supermarket
Information centre
Stoked Eatery in the old railway station open for lunch and dinner.
Bosco's cafe.

Waitomo - 35mins drive north
Huhu restaurant
Waitomo caves
Adventure caving activities

Piopio - 25min drive north west
Fat Pigeon Cafe
Night Owl restaurant
Piopio Orchard - fresh berries in season and real fruit ice creams/smoothies
Hairy Feet - the scenic farm location used for the troll and campfire scenes in the Hobbit: Unexpected Journey.

Also close for day trips to Taupo, Rotorua, New Plymouth and National Park.

Hosted by Pru

  1. Joined in October 2015
  • 94 Reviews
  • Identity verified

During your stay

You will have the MSQ to yourself but please feel free to contact me via mob or email if there are any problems.
  • Response rate: 100%
  • Response time: within a few hours
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Things to know

House rules

Check-in: After 3:00 pm
Checkout: 10:00 am
Self check-in with smart lock
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events

Health & safety

Airbnb’s COVID-19 safety practices apply
No carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm

Cancellation policy