Matakana Village, Matakana

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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 Matakana has to offer by arranging your trip with our Matakana trip itinerary planning app .
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  • My first time to the village and was on a weekend trip while visiting family in Auckland. Must visits include the Makatana Weekend Market (only on Saturdays 9am-1pm) and the Honest Chocolate shop :) L...  more »
  • This little collection of specialty shops is well worth having a browse through. Chocolate, books, art, interiors, shoes, clothes, Delhi and a range of eating options. The Saturday morning market is a...  more »
  • nice stores, smallish... we didn't eat there.. just. little shopping.. I felt there was probably some good restaurants nearby  more »
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  • Great food & friendly service
  • Awesome weekend getaway from Auckland. Recommended to visit the markets. Less that an hour drive from Auckland. Just be careful with the weekend traffic...
  • Love Matakana Village, everything is close, great food in really nice location.
  • Beautiful little village. It has everything you need.
  • Really nice market atmosphere, often with live music. Can't go wrong here but parking can be tough because it's so popular.
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