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Hillside Hotel

Hillside Hotel
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Hillside is a family owned and operated boutique hotel nestled on a hillside of the Taupiri Ranges adjoining a 300 acre private native forest conservation reserve in the midst of the 2500 acre Hillside Station a working beef and sheep farm.

Hillside nikau and woman sketch

The resort forms part of a sustainable agriculture vision for the property.

Hillside celebrates nature with classic design. Architecture inspired by Frank Lloyd Wright and décor by the work of Charles Rennie Mackintosh. Original artwork by Meryl Graham

Opened 28 October 2003

by the Minister of Tourism the Hon Mark Burton in the presence of the Maori Queen Dame Te Atairangikaahu

Our vision

is to create and operate a stylish hotel facility, sympathetic to the environment that will be a source of both pride and income for the family and local community.

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