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ABOUT

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! 

ROOMS

OUR ROOMS

We have several tiers of well-appointed rooms to suit your needs and budget. All rooms include free Wi-Fi access and a continental and cooked Breakfast.  

OUR SERVICES

OUR SERVICES

Breakfast

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

Free Wi-Fi

Every guest has complimentary use of  wifi internet for business or for pleasure!

The Grounds

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...

Housekeeping

Toiletries and towels are provided and additional housekeeping services are available to long-stay guests upon request. 

Entertainment

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.

Drinks

 Tea and coffee are available in the shared kitchen at all times. Guests frequently comment of how good our well water tastes.

GALLERY

GALLERY

SEE & DO

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?

Hamilton Gardens

 

These award-winning gardens are constantly evolving. Spend a few hours at Hamilton's top tourist attraction. 

Hamilton Zoo

 

Featuring close-up encounters with exotic animals, wander through this park-like environment set in the midst of Waikato farmland. 

Waitomo Caves

 

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. 

Hobbiton

 

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  

 

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.

GUEST REVIEW

"We felt comfortable yet luxurious at the same time, almost as if we were staying with family."

Mel
 

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