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MSQ, Te Kuiti

Farm stay hosted by Pru
10 guests5 bedrooms7 beds2 baths
Entire home
You’ll have the farm stay to yourself.
Self check-in
Check yourself in with the lockbox.
Great location
100% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.
Great check-in experience
100% of recent guests gave the check-in process a 5-star rating.
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 in the newly refurbished Shearers Quarters.

The space
Moketenui SQ has recently been refurbished and 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 bunkrooms 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 ablution block.

The deck over looks breath taking views of the King Country.

Perfectly located for the Pureora Timber Trail with shuttles available.

Guest access
The gate at the shearers quarters needs to be kept closed at all times. You can drive up to the deck to unload your gear and there is plenty of parking available within the grounds.

Please take extra care on Barker Rd. Moketenui Station is a working sheep and beef farm and stock are often moved along this road and past the SQ. Please leave gates as you find them.

Other things to note
Please be reminded that Moketenui is a working farm. Due to health and safety issues you are not permitted access onto the farm or into farm buildings.
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 in the newly refurbished Shearers Quarters.

The space
Moketenui SQ has recently been refurbished and ha…

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Bedroom 2
1 double bed
Bedroom 3
1 double bed
Bedroom 4
1 bunk bed
Bedroom 5
1 bunk bed

Amenities

TV
Washing machine
Fire extinguisher
Dryer
Free parking on premises
Laptop-friendly workspace
Smoke alarm
Essentials
Kitchen
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm

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Location

Kopaki, Waikato, New Zealand

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

Benneydale - 5 min drive south.
Wooden Heart Café for Wi-Fi.
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. Please advise at time of booking.
There are also many walks and other trails in the area.

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

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

Benneydale - 5 min drive south.
Wooden Heart Café for Wi-Fi.
Petrol and small convenience shop.

Th…

Hosted by Pru

Joined in October 2015
  • 72 Reviews
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During your stay
You will have the SQ 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 day
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Things to know

House rules
Check-in: After 3:00 pm
Checkout: 10:00 am
Self check-in with key safe
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events
Safety & Property
Carbon monoxide alarm not reported Learn more
Smoke alarm
Security Deposit - if you damage the home, you may be charged up to $500