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Haere Mai

We warmly welcome you as our guests to Highland Ridge.
The Highland Ridge experience offers you a tranquil setting in peaceful surrounds. You can relax and enjoy the serenity of a beautiful rural and coastal setting on our 15 hectare property, which features native bush and extensive native plantings to create a unique New Zealand feel.
Our barn apartment offers contemporary luxury accommodation with rural and sea views overlooking Mahurangi Regional Park all within easy commuting distance from Auckland CBD.

Things to do around here

Puhoi River Kayaking trips

Puhoi is a located approximately 3km south of Mahurangi West Road on the banks of the Puhoi River.
You can hire a kayak and paddle around Puhoi Village with your family.The kayak trip from Puhoi Historic Village to the Wenderholm Regional Park is 8km of flat (no rapids or waterfalls!) tidal (always going with you) water. If you decide to go exploring you can extend., the trip up to 10 or 12kms.

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Matakana is a small town about 9 km from Warkworth, Snells Beach is about the same distance to the south, Omaha is about 7 km to the east, and Leigh is about 13 km to the north-east. Matakana is home to over 30 boutique vineyards, olive groves, restaurants and the famous Matakana Village and Farmers’ Market featuring locally grown food and produce.

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