Tuhitarata Estate is a 23 acre private country estate positioned between two magnificent stands of 300 year old native lowland bush with soaring kahikatea. The 1860s homestead, Tuhitarata, is in a park like setting of old English trees and formal gardens. Along with the elegant homestead, the grounds retain a number of out buildings of significant historic interest, including charming cottages and the large beautifully restored barn.
The magnificent barn is the main venue and has been fully renovated with versatility to be dressed as rustic or as elegant as you choose. The barn can host up to 200 guests and is equipped with all facilities necessary for a successful wedding, corporate event, function or celebration.
There is plenty of accommodation around Tuhitarata and the estate itself can cater for up to 33 guests in a variety of configurations including, the new shearers quarters, old cottages and the historic farmstead.
Tuhitarata Estate is on the Wairarapa Valley cycle touring route between Martinborough and Lake Ferry; a perfect overnight stop.