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Hobbiton Movie Set Tours

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The Hobbiton Movie Set tour is an essential stop on the itinerary for all visitors travelling through New Zealand, offering an interesting and entertaining experience incorporating the famous film set as seen in The Lord of The Rings and The Hobbit...more
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501 Buckland Road | Matamata, Hinuera 3472, New Zealand
+64 7-888 1505
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Reviewed today

If you don't do this whilst in New Zealand then you will regret it. This is awesome. So interesting, so beautiful. You need to have read the books and/or watched the films to appreciate the place. The drinks in the Green Dragon Pub and the...More

Thank itefoster
Reviewed today via mobile

I am an enormous lotr fan, so I was extremely excited for this tour! And I'm glad to say that it did not disappoint! The set is external, so there are no little homes or Hobbits inside, but the detail on every hole is incredible!...More

Thank Kerri a
Reviewed today

loved this tour.. it was amazing and sooo picturesque. the weather was not great, but a blessing as it was quiet and we had to time to marvel and explore.

Thank Raenissa R
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We were pleasantly surprised by the historic commentary, the beauty and peaceful setting takes your breath away. While there in front of the Prancing Pony there were little goslings from some black swans. Your camera goes crazy here because it is so picturesque. We also...More

Thank Wendy W
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Even though it is a long trek to get there (just over 2hrs driving from Auckland), the whole experience is well organised and arranged. The place is beautiful and for the Hobbits fans (not exactly my case!) is a must go.!

Thank Leo H
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We really loved hobbit village. The scenery is more beautiful than what you’ve seen from the movie. The air is fresh and everything is so beautiful. Definitely worth a visit!

Thank oo_evelyne
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Being a massive fan of LOTR and The Hobbit I absolutely loved the place! The staff where friendly and helpful. Our guide, Dart, was very knowledgeable, friendly and chatty with us. He made the tour even better. We where lucky to have a small group...More

Thank AdamJS88
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We recently visited Hobbiton for the tour and lunch and, despite being quite expensive, it was absolutely brilliant! Guy was our guide and he was great and really knowledgeable. The set is breathtaking and we were lucky to get some fantastic weather. Visiting in the...More

Thank LjFox1
Reviewed 2 days ago

When we arrived at the park, the weather was a tad gloomy - BUT what it did was to add some dramatic effects to the images taken. We booked the tickets earlier on the website, and we're glad to have done so, as some people...More

1  Thank drakulaed
Reviewed 3 days ago

Only superlatives for the tour. Your get there in small buses who have time slots, so there are not to many visitors at one time. The group gets a guide who walks you trough the wonderfull setting of the Hobbit homes. Beautifull landscape and well...More

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Luke H
18 September 2018|
Response from AllanN595 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure about tour bus, I drove directly from Hamilton, took me about an hour drive. As from Auckland to Hamilton, it took me 2 and a half hours drive though.
31 August 2018|
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Response from Ngaire B | Reviewed this property |
Sorry don’t know we had a car.
20 August 2018|
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Response from Candice K | Reviewed this property |
We ate there and it is a big buffet with a lot of variety.