Welcome to Shire Downs, our little piece of paradise situated 10kms out of Matamata Township.
Your own private room is situated within a pet friendly family home.
Rural accommodation on 20 acres with beautiful views.
You are able to interact with one of our many horses that are looking for a carrot and our family pet cow, Zippo.
If you wish to make some personal home made fused glass gifts to take home to your friends and family we can provide this experience at a extra cost.
Guests will have their own room within the house, family dining and living area and have access to their own toilet and bathroom.
Office and other bedrooms are private areas.
Access to animals and paddocks is only permitted with owners being present.
Interaction with Guests
Depending on the type of experience you are wishing to have, you can have as much contact with the owners as you like.
We can provide a traditional kiwi lamb roast evening meal with a Pavalova desert at an additional cost.
Rural view with neighbouring beef, sheep and dairy farms with associated animal noises and smells and farm activities.
You will need to have your own means of transport.
Outside safe parking is available.
Other Things to Note
Be prepared to be loved by our Fox Terrier, Jazzy and our three cats, Skittles, Bellamia and Rosie.
This is a no smoking and no drugs environment. Good manners are required.Honest people with good intentions looking for a NZ Rural Holiday experience. You are staying within a family home so respectful house rules apply and our domestic and farm animals are family and should be treated with the same respect.
Stay here and you could give this host their first review!