Peeks of Pirongia

Peeks of Pirongia

Te Pahu, Hamilton

Peeks of Pirongia is a short 25-minute drive from the heart of Hamilton city.

This beautiful glamping tent is an atmospheric, romantic getaway for two.

Set in farmland surroundings, with Kahikatea bush and mature shelterbelts nearby, you'll feel immersed in nature. Gentle views across fields reach all the way to the magnificent Mt Pirongia - often silhouetted by a glowing sunset at the end of the day.

The interior of the safari tent is serene and stylish, with every detail considered. The space contains a comfortable super-king-size bed and sofa for lounging. A fully equipped kitchenette is positioned to the side of the spacious deck - right outside. The outdoor bathroom is conveniently located just a short 5-metre walk from the tent via a decked walkway. 

Peace and tranquillity permeate every corner of this property. Home to a variety of birdlife you'll see tui, piwakawaka, kaka, and kereru. The views of Mt Pirongia and the beautiful sunsets are simply spectacular...And at night, experience the enchanting allure of the starry skies through the telescope! It's the perfect spot to recharge and reconnect.

FROM $340 p/n

  • Sleeps 2
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A $40 Single Night Surcharge applies on top of the nightly rate when booking a single night. You will need to add this charge during the booking process.

ADDRESS
 

431 Grove Road, Te Pahu 3285

LOCATION
 

Peeks of Pirongia is a short 25-minute from the heart of Hamilton city.

Follow the Google Maps directions to the address.

You will receive a pre-arrival email with detailed arrival instructions and your host's details 5-days prior to your stay.

Note: If you have booked within 5 days and haven't received a pre-arrival email shortly after booking, please email us at [email protected].

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  • eating and drinking

    Peeks of Pirongia is self-catering. Just bring your own food, and cook meals using the two-ring gas burner and Weber BBQ provided in your kitchen. All the utensils you'll need for cooking and eating are provided.

    Craving somewhere to wine and dine? Your hosts have recommended a variety of delicious restaurants and bars scattered around the area!  Gothenburg in Hamilton (30 minutes away), Rock-It Kitchen in Raglan (42 minutes away) and Five Stags in Pirongia (12 minutes away) are great for dinner. The Village Cafe in Whatawhata (15 minutes away) is perfect for a morning coffee or brunch. If your on the hunt for a drink, Fahrenheit Restaurant and The Redoubt Bar & Eatery in Te Awamutu are only a 20 minutes drive.

    The nearest store for stocking up on food and supplies is Four Square in Pirongia, 10 minutes drive.

  • things to do

    Take a leisurely stroll around the surrounding paddocks or blissfully soak in the outdoor cedar spa. Looking for more ways to relax? Enjoy a cosy campfire or challenge your significant other to a game of cards.

    Discover nearby Mt Pirongia, just 10 minutes away. This area has a range of activities such as hiking, mountain biking, and swimming in the stream and water hole. For beach lovers, the beautiful black sand and surf of Raglan are a must-visit. The shops and cafes of this charming seaside town are perfect for that relaxed vibe.

  • your hosts

    Your hosts at Peeks of Pirongia are Hamish and Sarah Browne.

    Sarah works as a midwife manager in Hamilton, while Hamish is a sales manager in the dairy industry.

    Having lived on this land for 19 years, they know every inch of their property, including the stunning native birdlife that surrounds it. After considering ways to diversify their land, they discovered the joys of glamping and threw themselves wholeheartedly into developing a glamping site worthy of this whenua.

    Hamish and Sarah welcome you to stay, relax, reconnect - and create unforgettable memories on their beautiful property.

Testimonials

  • "

    Absolutely stunning location and amazing accommodation. Even though it was winter, we spent most of our time outside by the fire or in the hot tub.

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    Mike Hogg - 16 Jul 2024

    1 / 12

  • "

    Incredible stay, can’t recommend enough!

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    Ellen Dowsing - 04 Jul 2024

    2 / 12

  • "

    One of the best glamping experiences I have had. I was very impressed with the quietness and tranquillity of the countryside setting. One of the best couples experiences I have had in a long time. I will be booking again.

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    Richard Mulholland - 19 Jun 2024

    3 / 12

  • "

    Lovely spot. Only about twenty minutes off State Highway Three. Camping with all the luxury comforts, even a heat pump and electric blanket. Beautiful linen on the bed, very comfy. Rustic kitchen and bathroom, but all you need and very clean. Awesome hot tub and fire to sit by. Hosts were great. We will definitely stay again.

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    - 29 Apr 2024

    4 / 12

  • "

    Fantastic weekend, lovely setting, awesome facilities and very friendly hosts.

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    - 09 Apr 2024

    5 / 12

  • "

    The location was amazing. Not only did it have stunning views, but all the little touches from the host made it a treat. Things like having marshmallows and pokers to toast them were what made it extra special.

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    - 28 Feb 2024

    6 / 12

  • "

    Thanks so much for the amazing experience at Pirongia Peeks. All the thoughtful attention to detail, beautiful setting, and atmosphere provided the tranquil stay we were looking for. I will highly recommend it to all. Thanks so much.

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    - 16 Feb 2024

    7 / 12

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    Lovely facility with great privacy. It's an ideal place to relax and unwind.

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    - 24 Jan 2024

    8 / 12

  • "

    It is a beautiful and serene place to stay. The perfect escape and so peaceful! Loved all the amenities available. Sarah & Hamish have thought of everything you'd need for a perfect stay, right down to the marshmallows.

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    - 22 Nov 2023

    9 / 12

  • "

    Really enjoyed our time at Peeks of Pirongia. Beautiful location where you can enjoy the calmness of the countryside while also being close to townships and activities. Nights were spent soaking in the spa and roasting marshmallows on the fireplace before wrapping up inside the cozy safari tent. Only regret was that I should have booked more dates!

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    - 14 Nov 2023

    10 / 12

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    Beautiful, clean and private glamping style accomodation. It’s exactly what they say it is, with a little extra touch.

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    - 27 Oct 2023

    11 / 12

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    Beautiful surroundings, complete privacy. Just what we needed for our honeymoon. We will absolutely be back. We love the hot tub and outdoor shower, just incredible. Highly recommend it to anyone.

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    - 24 Oct 2023

    12 / 12

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