Aroha Homestead - Boutique Homestay

Homestay | Te Aroha | #20029

7.7/10 (17 ratings)
  • 7 Guests
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


  • Close to wetland walkways to the village, mineral hot pools and Mt Te Aroha.
  • Large house with all amenities. Salt swimming pool. Plenty of spaces for privacy & quiet time.
  • Stunning picturesque views of Mount Te Aroha, tranquil landscaped gardens.

Aroha Homestead is shared with the owners, John & Galina.

It is set on a large property of lovely picturesque gardens providing guests with many options for a short or long stay, whether it's B&B or Homestay accommodation.

A short walk through the wetlands takes you into Te Aroha village which offer great cafes, antique shops & organic food shop and of course the bike/walk tracks up Mt Te Aroha with a soak in the soothing mineral hotpools after your excursions. Historic Creations gallery in the village is also a must to see & experience.

Te Aroha is in the center and close to many other rural towns in NZ worth visiting.

There are 2 bedrooms (1x double with the bathroom next door, 1 room with 3xsingle beds - ideal for small groups). Guests have the use of their own lounge room which has a large screen TV, Sky TV, DVD, fridge, tea/coffee. The kitchen is shared with John and Galina. There is plenty of off-street parking available.

At the back of the property there are grassed areas which are flat and a large maple tree & fruit trees to offer shade.

HOMESTAY Option : Double - $125.00 Single - $80.00 Children 0-12yrs $30.00 each.

Continental breakfast is by request and is an extra charge of $12.50pp.

Te Aroha Bonanza breakfast is also by request and is an extra charge of $25.00pp.

Booking in time is 2pm and departure time is 10am

Special conditions: The owners live on-site and the house is shared with them. Smoking allowed outside only. Pets allowed with prior approval.


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Clothes dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD player
  • Easy access
  • Freeview (TM)
  • Fridge
  • Heat pump - Aircon
  • Internet (Broadband)
  • Internet (WiFi)
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • Shower (outdoor)
  • SKY TV ®
  • Swimming pool
  • Telephone (local calls)
  • Toddler safe
  • TV
  • Washing machine
  • Wheelchair access

Bed layouts

  • Bedroom 1

    This bedroom is upstairs with bathroom next door. The best views of Mount Te Aroha.

    1 x Queen bed

  • Bedroom 2

    This room is upstairs and has 3x single beds, ideal for a small group of friends. Bathroom is next door.

    3 x Single bed


Maybe booked

  • Extras: Cleaning FREE (included); Linen FREE (included); surcharge for a one night stay $50.00 per stay (required)
  • Gifts & giveaways: Stay for 7 nights and pay for only 6 nights

*Pricing may vary depending on the dates you choose and the number of guests. Additional charges (extras) and minimum stay criteria may also apply. Service fees may also apply.

Reviews (31)

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  • Nice big property lots of rooms, plenty of advise given to the...

    Nice big property lots of rooms, plenty of advise given to the local area for vists etc

    SharronLa1 100%|5x Feb 2018

  • Very nice location

    Very nice location

    jimak583 100%|3x Jun 2017

  • Lovely homestead, lots of space

    Lovely homestead, lots of space.

    jimak583 100%|3x Jun 2016

  • Easy to find, great place to stay

    Easy to find, great place to stay. The owner is a very nice person.

    ZoiaZ583 100%|3x Jun 2016

  • Upstairs area of a lovely big house

    Upstairs area of a lovely big house. We didn't get to spend much time at the house as we were out most of the time. It would be an ideal property to be both hosted and relax in your own space.

    JaneT679 100%|3x May 2016

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