Masterton, New Zealand
Hotels in Masterton are set against backdrops that would not look out of place in a Maori fairy tale; beautiful beaches, rugged mountains, country gardens, wild coastlines and the expansive Pacific. Masterton is also known as Whakaoriori in Maori. Founded in the 19th century, the picturesque town is located in New Zealand’s Wellington region and named after Joseph Masters, a pioneer settler.
Ruamahanga, the river adjacent to Masterton; Tararua, the mountains overlooking the town; and Wairarapa, the region that Masterton serves are all worth exploring. Don’t forget to book your Masterton accommodation through HotelClub. It’s a quick and convenient way of finding a Masterton hotel, and you also get a wide range of exclusive club benefits.
Start your tour of the town by checking out Wool Shed, the national museum of sheep and shearing. Visit Pukaha Mount Bruce National Wildlife Centre, home to the kiwi nation’s unique flora and fauna. Sample award-winning pinot noir at the Martinborough Wine Village and enjoy the town’s refreshing cuisine from your accommodation in Masterton. Horse races and unbridled fun are the main themes of the Tauherenikau Races, and Carterton Daffodil Carnival takes flower power to new heights. There is also a wide range of water sports and activities along the Masterton’s coastline.
Regular train and bus services link the town with Wellington and other cities in New Zealand. Masterton can also be accessed by air from Auckland Airport and others. Buses, taxis and hired cars will whisk you around the town, and you can also explore parts of it on foot.
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