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Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, down duvet, pillow top beds
Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, down duvet, pillow top beds
Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, down duvet, pillow top beds
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Guest reviews

5.0/5 Exceptional
194 reviews
Guests rated this property 5.0/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Housekeeping


Explore the area

Popular LocationLake Karapiro27 min drive
Popular LocationHobbiton Movie Set33 min drive
Popular LocationMystery Creek Events Centre55 min drive
AirportHamilton (HLZ-Hamilton Intl.)81 min drive

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  • The Swan Room

    Room amenities

    • 24 sq m
    • Hill view
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsThe Swan Room
  • The Peony Room

    Room amenities

    • 16 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsThe Peony Room
  • Sally's Room

    Room amenities

    • 16 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsSally's Room

About this area


Located in Matamata, ArtHouse Bed & Breakfast is in a rural location. Don't miss out on a visit to Hobbiton Movie Set.

Visit our Matamata travel guide
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Lake Karapiro - 27 min drive
  • Hobbiton Movie Set - 33 min drive
  • University of Waikato - 51 min drive
  • Hamilton Gardens - 53 min drive
  • Mystery Creek Events Centre - 55 min drive

Getting around

  • Hamilton (HLZ-Hamilton Intl.) - 81 min drive

About this property

ArtHouse Bed & Breakfast

4-star guestrooms with pillowtop beds and heated floors
Coffee/tea in a common area, a garden and free breakfast are available at this smoke-free bed & breakfast. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. All 3 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and pillowtop beds. Guests can enjoy heated floors, and other standard amenities include fridges, Egyptian cotton sheets and flat-screen TVs.
ArtHouse Bed & Breakfast offers 3 forms of accommodation with complimentary bottles of water and complimentary bathrobes. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Pillowtop beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets, down comforters and premium bedding. A pillow menu is available. Flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels.

Bathrooms include a shower, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and enhanced cleanliness
Enhanced cleanliness are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows industry sanitisation guidelines of enhanced cleanliness

Social distancing

Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self parking

Food and drink

  • Free continental breakfast available daily 8 AM–9 AM
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Family friendly

  • Fridge


  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Luggage storage

Languages spoken

  • English


  • Garden
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Terrace


  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Ceiling fan
  • Down comforter
  • Egyptian cotton sheets
  • Heating
  • Linens
  • Pillow menu
  • Pillow-top mattress
  • Premium bedding


  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shampoo
  • Shower
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels


  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Electric kettle
  • Free bottled water
  • Fridge


  • Heated floors
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)



Check-in between 3:00 PM and 7:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
Guests will receive an email 10 days before arrival with check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children 11 and younger are not allowed at this property; all guests older than 11 are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types


Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
    Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector.
  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property; enhanced cleanliness; enhanced cleanliness.
  • Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.
  • The property affirms that it adheres to the enhanced cleanliness sanitisation guidelines.
  • Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.
Guests should be aware that 1 cat resides at this property.

We should mention

Children 11 years old and younger are not permitted at this property

National rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our ratings system.

Property is also known as

ArtHouse Bed & Breakfast Matamata
ArtHouse Matamata

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at ArtHouse Bed & Breakfast and receive a full refund?
Yes, ArtHouse Bed & Breakfast offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to ArtHouse Bed & Breakfast cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is ArtHouse Bed & Breakfast pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at this bed & breakfast?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at ArtHouse Bed & Breakfast?
Check-in is from 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM. After-hours check-in is not available.
What time is check-out at this property?
Checkout is at 10 AM.
Where is this property located?
Situated in a rural location, this bed & breakfast is 15.2 mi (24.4 km) from Hobbiton Movie Set and 17.2 mi (27.7 km) from Lake Karapiro.

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for ArtHouse Bed & Breakfast

5 - Excellent
4 - Good
3 - Okay
2 - Mediocre
1 - Poor
Service and Staff
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

    This traveller didn’t leave comments with their review
    Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

    Everything was amazing! The house and grounds are enchanting, the hosts are friendly and very helpful, and the food was delicious!

    Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    This property has beautiful rural aspects from every window. The hosts are fabulously welcoming and have anticipated a guests every need. Breakfast was a sumptuous start, which set me up for the day. Hosts are willing to share helpful hints and tips for guests to get the most out of their stay, and are very generous with their property. Offering inside and outside seating lounges for guests to use. Which enables the stay to be very homely and welcoming. I would return in a heartbeat.

    Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

    4/5 Good

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
    Staying with your New Zealand family

    If you are homesick on your trip to New Zealand, book at stay at ArtHouse for a stay with your New Zealand family and lovely views.

    Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020