We have a range of farmstay properties (private family homes) that are available throughout the North and South Islands of New Zealand. Please note these are a small list of properties for each area, and if they are not available upon inquiry, we will provide you with information of other available Farmstays in the area.

Cambridge/Hamilton Farmstays

Cambridge is a town in the Waikato region of the North Island of New Zealand. Situated 24 kms southeast of Hamilton, on the banks of the Waikato River, Cambridge is known for horse breeding and rowing events on Lake Karapiro. Hamilton is the 4th largest city in NZ, and has a buzz of cafes and restaurants in the heart of the city. Visitors can take wander through their elaborate themed gardens ranging from Italian Renaissance to Japanese and traditional Maori styles.

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Cambridge Farmstay - property 1

Hamilton Farmstay - property 2

Rotorua Farmstays

Renowned for its geothermal activity and Maori culture, Rotorua is a hub of natural attractions and activities for all ages, located in the North Island. Walk through the Redwood forest, check out the lakes surrounding Rotorua or relax in one of many hot pools. So many adrenaline activities to do such as lugeing, bungy, zorbing and so much more.

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Rotorua Farmstay - property 1

Rotorua Farmstay - property 2

Matamata Farmstays

Matamata is a town residing underneath the Kaimai Range Mountains, on New Zealand’s North Island. Known for the Hobbiton Movie Set which was created for Peter Jackson’s “Lord of the Rings” and “Hobbit” films. Just outside of Matamata there is a popular walking trail that leads to Wairere Falls, with views over the township and Waikato.

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Matamata Farmstay - property 1

Matamata Farmstay - property 2

Waitomo/Te Kuiti Farmstays

Waitomo is a village on the North Island of New Zealand. It’s known for its extensive underground cave systems. Thousands of glow-worms light up the Glowworm Caves. Further past the caves are Mangapohue Natural Bridge, a high limestone arch over Mangapohue Stream. Our farmstays in the area are mainly sheep farms due to the terrain in the region suitable for this type of farming. 

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Waitomo Farmstay - property 1

Ashburton Farmstays

Ashburton is in the Canterbury region of the South Island, and is renowned for its salmon fishing. Ashburton, Rakaia, and Rangitata Rivers are suitable for fishing and upper reaches of the Rangitata are frequently kayaked and rafted. The Rakaia is known for jet-boating.

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Ashburton Farmstay - property 1

Ashburton Farmstay - property 2

Fairlie Farmstays

Fairlie is known as the 'Gateway to the Mackenzie Country', surronded by the Southern Alps, and only 30 min from Lake Tekapo. Located in the Canterbury region of the South Island, it is an attractive rural town that doubles as a ski town in winter.

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Fairlie Farmstay - property 1

Fairlie Farmstay - property 2

Springston Farmstay

Springston is a small rural town 30 min outside of Christchurch in the Canterbury region of the South Island. Great area to have a break if you have just flown into Christchurch. Refresh yourself before your South Island journey. 

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Springston property profile

Oamaru Farmstay 

Oamaru is the largest town in North Otago, in the South Island of New Zealand. Famous for its penguin colony and limestone architecture of the Victorian Precinct. This rugged part of the South Island is a great pit stop if you are coming up from Dunedin and making your way back to Christchurch via the East Coast. 

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Oamaru Farmstay profile