Specialty heritage accommodation for discerning guests:
Only minutes off New Zealand's North Island State Highway 1 between Auckland and Wellington, Marton is centrally situated only 2 hours from Taupo and the Central Plateau, and Palmerston North. Hawke's Bay is also easily accessible over the scenic Inland (Patea to) Taihape to Hastings Heritage Trail. Marton is also only a few minutes off the State Highway 3 route through the Taranaki and Whanganui regions leading to the Manawatu and lower North Island.
Pukepapa Lodge is set in a quiet safe neighbourhood with large garden and grounds surrounding the lodge, creating that relaxed get-away-from-it-all ambiance. The tree-lined streets of Marton are graced with beautiful character buildings, homes and gardens, with pockets of vintage cottages and villas within easy walking distance of the town's CBD.
It is less than a 2 minute drive to local supermarkets and shops, cafes, restaurants and schools, as well as being close by the emerging heritage towns of Bulls, Sanson, Feilding, Hunterville and Taihape, with their variety of boutique shops and eateries in a country atmosphere, with local antique, historic homes architecture and garden tours.