Rhubarb Cafe has NEW OWNERS - a must visit when visiting the Waikato River Trails. Situated in Arapuni 11kms from start of Waikato River Trails by the world renowned Arapuni Swingbridge.
Designed and built over 150 years ago, Riverhead Villa presides over the village of Horeke, breathtaking views of Hokianga Harbour. This secluded villa is your perfect place to get away from the hustle and bustle for restoration for the soul.
Riverside Adventures - Waikato
Whether you are heading out or coming in from the Hauraki Rail Trail at Matamata, perhaps kayaking is your next adventure, just a 15min drive out to Piarere. For tours, shuttles, hire, accommodation we can sort it for you.
Riverside Adventures Waikato
Riverside Adventures Waikato offer mountain bike, kayak and SUP hire, along with kayak glow worm tours and guided mountain bike tours. We also provide regular shuttle services along the Waikato River Trail and to other trails in surrounding areas.
Roadtrippers have created an award-winning trip planning travel and tourism app that encourages exploration. The free site and app helps people discover new, or even old things to do along a journey - either by car, van or bike.
Rolleston Motel – Thames
The Rolleston Motel is centrally located in a peaceful no exit street within easy walking distance of the Rail Trail. Making the most of it’s location, Rolleston motel offers a peaceful garden setting with newly renovated rooms.
Ross Beach Top 10 Holiday Park
Stunning, individually designed, quirky accommodation pods, made from upcycled shipping containers! Powered and unpowered sites with great communal amenities and facilities pods. Safe overnight cycle storage, car parking (free if accommodation is booked) whilst on the trail.
Ross Goldfields Information & Heritage Centre
We're the southern start/finish of the Wilderness Trail. Capture this milestone in the photoframe directly behind our centre overlooking the lake. We offer gold panning, trail t-shirts and other souvenirs, heritage talks and walks. Open 7 days.
Rough and Tumble Bush Lodge
At the northern trailhead of The Old Ghost Road lies a special wilderness accommodation and café experience. Our relaxed, friendly hosts offer a deeply comfortable place to stay, with hearty meals and an excellent range of local beer and wine.
We offer modern chiropractic care for all cyclists. Make the most of your time on the saddle, with healthy spinal function and hip and knee flexibility. Don't let joint restriction or pain prevent you from enjoying the wilderness trail.
Route 6 Café & Bar
A 1950s-themed Americana café… with a a kiwiana touch. World-renowned for awesome burgers, locally-roasted coffee and an extensive gluten-free range. Atmosphere, great food and good old-fasioned southern hospitality - Route 6 has it all.
The Royal Hotel in Naseby offers a large open air deck to enjoy a drink and dine while enjoying the Town's ambiance. The menu contains wide variety from snacks to main dishes. Pizza is a specialty. Children's menu provided.
Royal Mail Hotel
Our historic hotel is in the heart of beautiful northern Southland providing quaint and affordable accommodation. We offer our guests many amenities including locally roasted ROAR coffee, secure bicycle storage and free e-bike and EV destination charging.
Russell - Orongo Bay Holiday Park
Picturesque, award-winning, Enviro Gold, 4 star Holiday Park with affordable accommodation and abundant birdlife, including kiwis. Located on the Russell peninsula near the start of the trail in Opua. Bike for hire and bike shuttle
Owner-operator Kelly Musante and her team provide homemade savoury and sweet pies made with love and fresh daily. Delicious coffee using local Tiger Mountain roasted beans. Enjoy street-side seating and a private garden out the back, or simply dine in.
Sea Urchin Cottage - Kaiaua
A 3brm house right on the waterfront, sleeps 8 with all the facilities of home and adjacent to the Hauraki Rail Trail. Off-street parking, two outside decks, BBQ, fully fenced and just 200m from shops, playground and hotel.