Historic Shearers Quarters Accommodation, Mangaweka

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Our self-contained Shearers” Quarters, built in 1904, are situated 12kms from Mangaweka in the beautiful, but little known Kawhatau Valley on a working sheep and beef farm.
The Quarters, with original matai floors, tongue and groove and rough-sawn rimu walls and a cast iron coal range, reflect the nostalgia of a by-gone era, while modern conveniences ensure a comfortable stay.


  • Sleeps 8, four bedrooms with two single beds in each room
  • One big bath, shower, two toilets.
  • Two kitchens, fully equipped
  • Fresh linen, and towels supplied. Electric blankets
  • A barbeque is available
The Quarters are the starting point for the Kawhatau Valley Walk, a 1,2 or 3-day farm walk taking advantage of the beautiful scenery.

Local activities

  • White water rafting
  • Gravity Canyon, bungy jumping, flying fox and swing
  • Trout fishing
  • Kayaking
  • Cycling

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Phone: +64 6 382 5721


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