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Erewhon Station

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Remote, rugged and real

Erewhon Station is an iconic destination in the heart of New Zealand. The journey in is stunning... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2018
FrankandTonia
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Ashburton, New Zealand
Unique experience in incredible surroundings

Our family went on a wagon ride pulled by 6 Clydesdale horses. The drive out here is quite long... read more

Reviewed 9 February 2018
pearltravellerred
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Auckland Central, New Zealand
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Reviewed 6 November 2018

Erewhon Station is an iconic destination in the heart of New Zealand. The journey in is stunning and the destination is unique. If you like horses even better. A gem

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank FrankandTonia
Reviewed 9 February 2018

Our family went on a wagon ride pulled by 6 Clydesdale horses. The drive out here is quite long, and much of it on unsealed roads, but the scenery is jaw-dropping before you even get to the station. You also need to be aware that...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank pearltravellerred
Reviewed 7 May 2017

I have lived within driving distance of this magnificent place all my life & am astounded that it had taken me so long to make my visit to Erewhon. I was part of a group who took a Wagon ride with a 6 horse hitch...More

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank paddy_k1w1
Reviewed 29 March 2017

I traveled to Erewhon on a organised day trip. The scenery in the high country is stunning. The highlight of the day is the wagon ride, drawn by six Clydesdale horses. The opportunity to see these horses work, is worth while. The scenery looking at...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank 62Peter1952
Reviewed 8 January 2017

In July we contacted Erewehon Station and arranged to do the tour with the team of Clydesdales. On the 28th of July we were told that they were positive they could accommodate us on the couple of dates we gave them between Christmas and New...More

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank Jill_445
Reviewed 12 December 2015

Last weekend I had the pleasure of staying at Erewhon Station with several members of my Photography Club. We stayed in the homestead on Friday and Saturday and spent the days and nights out with our cameras. There were so many wonderful things to photograph:...More

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank Libyaau
Reviewed 8 December 2015 via mobile

I had the opportunity to experience the stunning Erewhon Station today. This is the true kiwi farming experience. Hosts Colin and Erin are really genuine people and have a real passion for their Clydesdale stud farm, great with kids too. I rode up front with...More

Date of experience: December 2015
2  Thank I1238UHbrucem
Reviewed 3 April 2015

I arranged the wagon ride & saddle ride via e-mail from Au for Mum's birthday with ease. Erin was as friendly in person and we were helped considerably with fantastic weather. The wagon ride was picturesque, informative and a must do in any lifetime. We...More

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank andrewW3796IL
Reviewed 4 May 2014

My husband and I visited Erewhon Station yesterday, after communicating with the lovely owners for weeks, together we picked a date when the rain had finally let up and the sun was shining! We were greeted by their lovely staff who then took us (and...More

Date of experience: May 2014
Thank E_Arkley
Reviewed 10 February 2014

I really, really wanted to give Erewhon a five star excellent but I can't. We had heard about the Station from friends, and what a wonderful place it was. We travelled, in our camper, along many kilometers of gravel road to this glorious place with...More

Date of experience: February 2014
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