A Home Away From Home


A Place in the Paddock


266B Tower Road 

3 Rms, 7 Guests
In-Home Kitchen
About Us

A Place in the Paddock

You are surrounded by farmland at this unique property. At the entrance is the Historical Firth Tower Museum . A short cycle or walk to town along the tranquil pathway only 2.5 km from town to enjoy the locals cafes , restaurants and shops. You will have exclusive use of this 3 bedroom country home which easily accommodates 7 people. We also have foam mattresses for groups up to 11 as well as a portacot. An 11 minute drive to the sensational Wairere Falls bush walk . 17 minutes to Hobbiton Movie set . 

Matamata is a thriving town with many cafes, restaurants and shops to explore. The pathway from A Place in the Paddock to town means you can stroll or cycle to town ( cycles available on request).
In car
Hobbiton Movie set 17 min
Wairere Falls 11 min
Opal Hot Springs 5 min
Matamata Golf Course 4 min
Te Waihou Blue Springs 29min
Tauranga 44min
Rotorua 55min
Auckland 2hr 15 min


Justine, Your Host






Entire Home

  • Private Bathroom
  • Two Queen Bedrooms
  • 1 Full and a Bunk Bedroom
Price Per Night From


Amazing place to stay. Stylish, spacious and cozy. Beautiful sunsets every night and really nice to have such a private space. Can’t wait to be back and we only just left.

Daniel, January 2020

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(027) 488-4131
266B Tower Road, Matamata 3400

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