Hotels in Matamata, New Zealand

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Matamata overview

If you're looking for a new favorite getaway, look no further than Matamata. Visitors to Matamata can take time to see places like Founders Park and Firth Tower Museum. There's plenty more to see, including sights like Hobbiton Movie Set.

Where to stay in Matamata

A city welcoming to all, Matamata has a variety of hotels to choose from. There are 4 hotels in Matamata and you can shop as many as 53 deals for rooms on Hotels.com, some with discounts of up to 43%. We have room prices starting at 20 USD per night and here's a breakdown of hotels by star rating in Matamata as well as in the surrounding area:
  • • 9 5-star hotels from 84 USD per night
  • • 34 4-star hotels from 71 USD per night
  • • 20 3-star hotels from 51 USD per night
  • • 2 2-star hotels from 41 USD per night

How to get to Matamata

Fly into Hamilton (HLZ-Hamilton Intl.), 22.6 mi (36.3 km) from the heart of Matamata. Tauranga (TRG) is the next closest major airport, 27.1 mi (43.5 km) away.

What to see around Matamata

Highlights of the area include:
  • • Founders Park
  • • Firth Tower Museum
  • • Hobbiton Movie Set

When to visit Matamata

If you're beginning to plan your holiday, you might be wondering when is the best time to visit. Here are the seasonal norms to help you decide when to go:

Seasonal temperature averages
  • • January-March: 73°F day, 57°F night
  • • April-June: 68°F day, 47°F night
  • • July-September: 61°F day, 46°F night
  • • October-December: 71°F day, 50°F night
Seasonal rainfall averages
  • • January-March: 10.28 inches
  • • April-June: 14.25 inches
  • • July-September: 14.13 inches
  • • October-December: 10.71 inches