On a hill overlooking green pastures and taking in a postcard-worthy panoramic view of Mount Pirongia, Rua Resort© boasts arguably some of the best vistas the Waikato has to offer. Come relax, unwind and enjoy some good ol' Kiwi hospitality!
Our Complimentary Breakfast includes a range of cereals and toast, yogurt and fruit, hot and cold drinks. We also offer a cooked breakfast of the day, often including free range eggs from our own hens.
G.F. and D.F. upon request
Every guest has complimentary use of wifi internet for business or for pleasure!
Take a walk around the grounds and enjoy the country air. Hand feed our friendly farm animals. Throw something on the BBQ and make yourself at home...
Toiletries and towels are provided and additional housekeeping services are available to long-stay guests upon request.
Our entertainment offerings include *Netflix, and a library of DVDs. For some family fun, we have a large selection of board games for all ages and a cupboard full of toys for the little ones.
Tea and coffee are available in the shared kitchen at all times. Guests frequently comment of how good our well water tastes.
THINGS TO DO
Relax at Rua Resort
Feed the friendly animals or have a barbeque on the patio. How about a game of mini cricket on the back lawn?
These award-winning gardens are constantly evolving. Spend a few hours at Hamilton's top tourist attraction.
Featuring close-up encounters with exotic animals, wander through this park-like environment set in the midst of Waikato farmland.
In the caves you can see the famous Glowworms or take up the challenge of Black Water Rafting. Stop in at the Otorohanga Kiwi house along the way to see the iconic kiwi bird.
Experience the real Middle-Earth with a visit to the bucolic setting for The Shire, featured in The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit Trilogies. Be sure to book ahead.
Raglan is a small beachside town located 45 minutes from Rua Resort. Famous for its surfing, handcrafts and cafes. Take a detour to Bridal Veil Falls on the way.
"We felt comfortable yet luxurious at the same time, almost as if we were staying with family."