Waihora Homestead Martinborough

Martinborough Houses From $400/night


Check In: 12:00|Check Out: 12:00

Waihora Homestead has the space, charm, privacy and country comfort to offer just what you need.

Waihora is a charming Homestead set against a gorgeous backdrop of an established garden, making it a perfect destination for your gathering, birthday or wedding. Rustic and historic, Waihora sits in the heart of South Wairarapa which is a popular tourist destination. We also have Burnside Church just three kilometers down the road.

Enjoy the evening view as the sun sets over the Rimutaka Range from the colonial wrap around veranda. Waihora, surrounded by green farming hills, is breathtakingly beautiful, with original features and warm wood through out, it feels like coming home. The large bedrooms each have a door onto the veranda to enjoy the morning or evening sun or just to leave open in the warm weather while you relax within.

Waihora Homestead dates from 1920 and is 15 minutes south of Martinborough. Surrounded by landscaped gardens with a tennis court. Four generous bedrooms, large farm house kitchen and reception areas, wrap around veranda and BBQ area with spa pool.

Accommodation for 10 over four generous rooms, three of which are large Queen bedrooms with access to veranda, and one room with two king single beds, plus two extra single beds.

There is a large farm house kitchen with fridge/freezer, coffee machine, cook books and a wood burner, and a large living room with open fireplace, and a small living room with music and a TV.

There are three bathrooms, one being a mud room out side which is convenient after those long walks or cycles.

We also have a deck, with an inset older style spa pool which is part of the BBQ area.

In the large garden is a swing-set and play house for kids, a fenced tennis court and fenced off from the garden are lambs, sheep and chickens

Dean and I are sometimes on site at the back of the property but we are discrete and you will only see us if you need assistance.


  • Balcony/Courtyard
  • Board Games
  • Broadband Internet
  • DVD Player
  • Families Welcome
  • Freeview TV
  • Full Kitchen in Unit
  • In-Room Internet Connection
  • Internet Access
  • Library
  • Non Smoking
  • Non-smoking Rooms
  • On-Site Parking
  • Parking
  • Shower Facilities
  • Spa
  • Toilet Facilities
  • TV Room

Map & Directions

1937 Lake Ferry Road, Waihora Homestead, Wairarapa, New Zealand, Martinborough


Waihora is 18 kilometers from Martinbourgh township along Lake Ferry Road and 28 Kilometers from Featherston taking the Kahutara Road turn off. Turn right onto Lake Ferry Road and we are 700 meters on the left. Two large Gum trees and a long driveway.

Dean and I are sometimes on site at the back of the property but we are discrete and you will only see us if you need assistance.

Cancellation Policy

If Cancelled greater than 1 days before arrival 100 Percent of the total amount.

Bookit’s Amendments and Cancellations

Cancellation policies are specific to each supplier and are detailed on the payment confirmation page prior to final booking confirmation.

Bookits non-refundable fee of NZD20.00 also applies to all cancellations regardless of the supplier’s cancellation policy.

Where you are entitled to a refund the refund will be made to the same credit card that you used to confirm the booking.

For amendments of bookings additional charges or a refund may apply depending on the nature of the booking amendment.

If you make a booking using a discount code you will not be able to use that discount code on any subsequent booking amendment. Amendments will be made using the normal price of the product being amended.