Matakana Village, Auckland Central

Stop by Matakana Village on a Saturday for the bustling farmers' market. Make sure to go with an empty stomach, as the market offers a cornucopia of local produce and treats guaranteed to make your mouth water. On other days of the week, the village draws visitors with its boutique shops, galleries, restaurants, wine bars, and a state-of-the-art theater complex showing a mix of art-house, family, and blockbuster films. See Matakana Village and all Auckland Central has to offer by arranging your trip with our Auckland Central trip itinerary planning app .
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  • October 11, 2017
    Characteristic little town north of Auckland. Great coffee shops, boutique stores and bars and restaurants. Get there early to walk through the markets and then pick an outdoor restaurant for a delici...  more »
  • October 8, 2017
    Love the hustle and bustle of the Matakana market held in Matakana Village. Lots of local produce and crafts as well as great food and coffee. Best to get there early, as it gets crowded and parking c...  more »
  • October 2, 2017
    Lovely place to visit and wander - something for everyone. Make the effort and be happy you did. Good variety, good food and nice atmosphere.  more »
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  • July 21, 2017
    Beautiful little village. It has everything you need.
  • April 8, 2017
    Really nice market atmosphere, often with live music. Can't go wrong here but parking can be tough because it's so popular.
  • March 20, 2017
    Awesome weekend getaway from Auckland. Recommended to visit the markets. Less that an hour drive from Auckland. Just be careful with the weekend traffic...
  • July 1, 2017
    Nice and quiet with great eateries.
  • May 2, 2017
    Cracking food, will definitely be back for more of the smoked beef cheek. Excellent price.

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As a modern and cosmopolitan city, Auckland benefits from a range of accommodations. From downtown luxury and boutique hotels to suburban bed and breakfasts, motels, and campsites, visitors of all persuasions and budgets can find something to suit them. A cluster of accommodations around the airport make convenient stops for those traveling late, while the popular harbor area offers rooms with a nice view. RV parks on the edge of town make a great basecamp for getting out into the surrounding landscape.
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