Taranaki is home to magnificent gardens, the iconic Mount Taranaki, a spectacular national park, two marine reserves, iron sand beaches, great lakes, fantastic surf, a vibrant arts and crafts scene, gourmet restaurants and cafes, museums, galleries, and a range of activities for those with a taste for adventure… with a list like that, it’s easy to see why New Zealander’s call Taranaki: “The place like no other”.
Our range of Taranaki accommodation places all that the region has to offer right by your fingertips. Stay in one of our Taranaki hotels, and spend a day languorously lazing by the beach. Or perhaps step out your front door, and explore the thriving arts and crafts markets.
Why not explore the beautiful natural surroundings that formed the backdrop for the Tom Cruise film, “The Last Samurai”, which was filmed in Taranaki?
Taranaki might have changed in the last 200 years, but some things never change; the region still retains it’s understated charm, and a gentle, laid back character that distinguishes it as one of New Zealand’s untapped tourism destinations… an untapped goldmine of fun, beauty and activities. So go ahead an book your accommodation in Taranaki with Wotif.com… with accommodation spread throughout the area, and such low rates, there’s sure to be something for everyone!