Matador Motel

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The Matador Motel is the only motel in Carterton and provides 10 modern fully self contained units, including two access units.
A cool, comfortable and quiet setting within an easy 5 min walk to the town centre. Our swimming pool has just been refurbished, is cool and crystal clear.
Your new hosts Colleen & Barry welcome you with an aim to provide clean, comfortable, relaxing and affordable accommodation in the Wairarapa.

Cottier Estate B n B

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Boutique Bed and Breakfast accomodation on a beautiful Vineyard in rural Wairarapa. Our guest wing provides spacious rooms all with en-suites, and have doors opening to an outdoor area.

Relax in private areas in our house, the "lookout" upstairs area is a favourite, we also have a spacious lounge/dining room set up for guests.

Beautiful gardens and expansive lawns surround the house.

Pete and Karen along with Black Labrador Cooper are your hosts.

Carterton Shuttles

Carterton Shuttles offer personal shuttle services right across Wairarapa, as well as transport to Wellington or Palmerston North airport in a comfortable 9-seater shuttle or cab for 4 people. From weddings and parties to transport for school groups and the elderly, they can do it all at highly competitive prices and with great customer service every time. ​

Finom Kitchen

Finom Kitchen is a beautiful little cafe in Carterton serving delicious savoury and sweet food including exquisite cakes, macarons and confectionery, all expertly handmade with incredible attention to detail and a focus on high quality, fresh, local ingredients.

Borderlandz Paintball

Borderlandz Paintball is a family run business, who pride themselves in offering the best paintball experience you can have; in a fun, professional and safe atmosphere!
They specialise in organising simple objective based games to maximise the fun. Get a group of friends together and challenge yourselves in an experience that is like no other!

Lavender Abbey

Lavender Abbey

Every year in January, Lavender Abbey hold popular "Pick Your Own Lavender" days at their property in Carterton. 

Visitors from all over New Zealand come to experience lavender growing wild and enjoy the incredible aroma. With more than 2000 flowering lavender plants its like a slice of Provence right here in Carterton. 

Vintage Harvest Rally

Steve Muggeridge and his magnificent draft horses

This much loved Wairarapa event on 3 & 4 February 2018 is organised by the Wairarapa Vintage Machinery Club. The rally is only held every four years. Get your tickets at the gate -EFTPOS available ansd cash sales too.


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