Indulge yourself with our home-baked delights, 'dam' good coffees, hearty soups and scrumptious sandwiches.
Recommended by international travel guidebooks, Rapaura is a 64-acre private estate nestled in the midst of the Coromandel Forest Park.
Ideally situated as a base from which to explore the Coromandel, we offer accommodation in either the Lodge or a country cottage.
Ranked #1 of 21 Attractions in Thames on TripAdvisor and
considered one of the Top Attractions on the Coromandel Peninsula.
Awarded "Garden of Distinction" by the Canterbury Horticultural Society, Rapaura was one of the initial 12 gardens to receive this award.
The Gardens are open, so we welcome you to come and visit. They are open from 9am – 5pm, 7 days a week. We will only close the gardens when there are inclement weather conditions in the area or the Covid Levels change.
Entrance price is $15.00 for adults and $6.00 for children, up to 15 years old.
Our Café, KORU, is now back open from 9am to 4pm, 7 days a week.
Our Accommodation is also back open so have a look at our Accommodation page for more information and availability.