Paper Road is located in the Opaki wine region north of Masterton. They are famous for their pizzas available alongside an a la carte and kid-friendly menu. Ask for a wine tasting tray, featuring Paper Road's Pinot Noir and other local wines.
The Wairarapa has the best road cycling roads in New Zealand with dozens of options available. There is a very active road cycling club and the friendly locals welcome visitors to join the bunch rides.
You can't go past Apache Jacks for a hint of Tex Mex in Masterton.
Known for helping to throw a great party, book Apache Jacks for anniversaries or birthday celebrations, regardless of age. At no charge, they'll dress your table, keep your own cake chilled, and with parents’ permission make up goodie bags for kids.
Open for lunch and dinner every day.
Phone or drop into one of our two i-SITE Visitor Centres. We have local people offering real service! We can book your accommodation, event tickets, tours and transport.
Our friendly staff know all there is to know about the region, including where to stay and what's on. They'll make nationwide bookings for you too, including Cook Strait ferry crossings and Intercity bus trips. Pick up a visitor guide or wine map while you're there - or download one now.
Visit StoneCutter Estate for a Wine Tricks wine tour - a fascinating experience for both novices and aficionados. WineTricks is based in the vineyard itself and includes behind-the-scenes insights on grape growing and wine making in Martinborough.
This festival in Martinborough delivers four chamber music concerts of extraordinary quality over three days: featuring some of New Zealand’s finest classical musicians.
Wilma Smith (violin), Dierdre Irons (piano), Mark Walton (clarinet), Amalia Hall (violin), Christopher Moore (viola) and Matthias Balzat (cello).
Gather in the heart of Martinborough - use The Martinborough Hotel for meetings and seminars, and stay with The Martinborough Hotel plus their selected accommodation partners around the Martinborough Square.
Specialising in buying and selling rare, second-hand and new books on Military History across the ages, aviation, naval, guns and machines.
It's appropriate that Messines Bookshop is located in militarily historic Featherston Booktown.
The Featherston Ferret is the younger sibling of Cuba Street, Wellington's Ferret.
Featherston Ferret has mainly second-hand books ranging from A for Art to Z for (Olde and New) Zealand literature and history, with special interest paid to younger Aotearoa-based stories.
Poke Your Nose In.
Ferret is also part of Featherston Booktown.
"WOW!" is a common response on walking through the door at For the Love of Books.
The second-hand bookshop has books organised to make it easy to know where to look for what you are interested in, and the diverse range of books caters to many tastes.