The Inn at the Convent

Beautiful historic convent and boutique bed & breakfast – first opened in 1916 for the sisters of St. Joseph.

Free continental breakfast

Pet friendly

Phone Number: 0800 775 223 or 07 789 67764
Omaka Lodge
Address: 11 Omaka Road, RD 1, Taumarunui 3991

Situated only 7km from the friendly township of Taumarunui, down the incredible Forgotten World Highway, lies Omaka Lodge, a boutique bed & breakfast and garden wedding venue. Well positioned on the crest of a hill, with magnificent views of Herlihy’s Bluff and Mount Hikurangi, this wonderful venue offers privacy and seclusion. Situated amidst working farmland, the Lodge and its beautiful expansive gardens are surrounded by the sights and sounds of everyday country life, where sheep and cattle dot rolling green-pastured hills, and valleys echo to the sound of never-ending birdsong.

Our guest accommodation consists of four beautiful bed and breakfast rooms (two ensuite) as well as a luxurious self-contained apartment. We are pet friendly (please contact us for details). Our accommodation rates include a delicious continental breakfast. During your stay you can relax in the comfort of your room, take a swim in our pool, play tennis, or simply explore our 10+ acres of grounds and meet our ducks and sheep.

Omaka Lodge, a tranquil oasis amidst New Zealand’s Forgotten World.

Phone Number: 07 974 8543
Contact Email: contact@omakalodge.nz
Taumarunui & Districts RSA

Restaurant open 7 nights from 5.30pm, pool tables, snooker tables, darts, jukebox. Fully stocked bar. Computer room and free WIFI.

Phone Number: 07 895 7517
Contact Email: taumrsa@xtra.co.nz
Timber Trail Centre
Address: 52 Ongarue Village Rd, Ongarue 3997

Timber Trail Centre is a piece of heaven at the end of the Timber Trail Cycleway, bordering the trout-filled Ongarue River, with 3 acres of orchards and gardens. Facilities: 5 bedrooms with ensuite bathrooms, 2 lounges, a kitchen/dining area, a recreation room with pool table, hot tub for 10 guests.

Phone Number: 02 11 5555 98 or 021 1378 627