1273 Arapuni Road, RD1 Putaruru, 3481, New Zealand

Tel: 027 393 1361
Email: stevegaunt@mac.com

Local area

Arapuni is a small dam village set in the heart of the Waikato surrounded by stunning countryside and the lakes of Karapiro and Arapuni are within 10 minutes drive of our accomodation affording easy access for all kinds of water sports, fishing ,kayaking etc.

We have adequate parking available for your boat and can arrange local trips in kayaks with Lake District Adventures which is 10 minutes away.

We are set on the Arapuni section of the Waikato River Trail which is part of the 100 km national cycle / walking trail between Atiamuri and Pokaiwhenua. The Arapuni swing bridge is within walking distance and well worth a visit. We offer secure cycle storage and basic cycle repairs.

Other activities and places to visit within the area are:

  • Sanctuary Mountain Maungatautari – This is a unique bird sanctuary home to many threatened species.
  • Climbing at Castle Rock.
  • Te Waihou walk to the Blue springs.
  • Hobiton. Middle earth is within 20 mins drive and a must see

Kayaking Glow Worm tours with Lake District Adventures or the Boat Shed are nearby.