Okoroire is a small settlement about 10 minutes drive from Putaruru. It is home to some of the prettiest hot springs in the region. The pools are private are situated amid ferns and glow worms on the banks of Te Waihou River.
Okororie is home to a host of activities for the whole family. Whitewater rafting is just a short drive to Tauranga. A the McClaren Falls lake, you will find the base for 'Water Rats' and their Te Waihou River whitewater rafting - a thrilling Grade 5 experience!
There are a number of beautiful walking tracks including the Three Kauri Tree walk, another must for avid nature lovers is the Wairere Falls walk. These walks journey through New Zealands southern-most kauri forests and are rich in native plants and flowers.
Okoroire lies in the heart of the Waikato, no more than 40 minutes to Tauranga, Hamilton and Rotorua. Auckland airport is 90 minutes drive time away and Taupo is 70 minutes drive to the south
Mainstay Hotels in Okoroire
Okoroire Hotel is a beautiful, famous Olde Worlde country hotel built in the 1880s and nestled in eighty acres of park surroundings on the banks of the Waihou River. The hotel is constructed from native timbers and is a veritable example of a true Kiwi hotel.
With our own 9 hole golf course, Okoroire is an ideal centre for a golfing break, additionally there are a further 27 golf courses with 40 minutes of the hotel. The hotel is in the heart of the Waikato, no more than 40 minutes to Tauranga, Hamilton and Rotorua. Auckland airport is 90 minutes drive time and Taupo is 70 minutes to the south. We are literally not far from anywhere.
We focus on providing good old fashioned service as befits a destination like the Okoroire Hotel. Warm greetings and friendly smiles will be found whether you are enjoying our wholesome meals, a cold beverage in one of our bars, a hearty tale in the bike shed, a soft bed in our accommodation facilities or some sunshine on the golf course.
Come and experience New Zealand at its best and enjoy the hospitality of a true Kiwi Hotel!