Welcome to Te Parae Homestead

An idyllic setting for your celebrations. Designed and built in 1905 the homestead is still owned and operated by fourth generation family members. The 600sqm two storey home is set in extensive park-like gardens featuring 100 year old Oaks, Weeping Elms, Taxodium, Wellingtonia, and Liquid Amber trees, with a ten acre lake forming a picturesque vista..

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The surrounds also feature the two original stallion boxes, a 16 horse stable complex area and a grass tennis court. Twenty minutes’ drive from Masterton, a two hour drive from Wellington or a twenty five minute helicopter flight from Wellington Airport. 

With ten acres of garden and large entertaining rooms in the homestead, there is plenty of scope to host intimate high teas, corporate entertainment, celebratory events, a stunning garden wedding or just immerse yourself in the country for a weekend away.