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The ideal setting for focus and professional development, LaValla's convenient location only 35 minutes South of Auckland Airport and 1 hour North of Hamilton City is perfect for ease of travel and multi-site companies to come together. Impress your delegates and team with a unique facility in a rural setting including accommodation, function and conferencing facilities, theatre and more.

When you want to offer something different to your delegates, a unique experience that will reflect well on you and your company, calling LaValla is a great place to start. Meeting and training your team in an environment that will help them absorb information and reduce the fatigue is a win win for everyone.

LaValla's meeting spaces provide natural light and fresh air and offer a highly professional service level and quality facilities. Set only 35 minutes drive from Auckland International Airport and one hour North of Hamilton, LaValla is a great central location to help reduce travelling times and fatigue.

Enjoy the grounds and learn about the Historic buildings, walk across the farm to the Grotto or the Waterhole or arrange team building activities on LaValla's extensive grounds.

The surrounding area is full of rural charm but you can still enjoy a good coffee at the local cafes or join in on adventures such as kayaking the Waikato River, hotlaps or a turn on the skidpad at Hampton Downs and much more.

Main services


The Brothers Lodge is a single level lodge with a high standard of accommodation. Set among the grounds with rural or garden views from every room the facilities are comfortable and private with well appointed rooms. The lodge has 8 en-suite rooms and there is a separate self contained cottage on site. For additional accommodation needs LaValla works with partner hotels and provides transport options by arrangement.


Suitable for groups from 2 to 300 LaValla has three main meeting rooms with multiple break out areas. The Mezzanine - a large space adjustable for groups from 30 to 200. The Chapel Theatre seating 90 in a tiered arrangement with a stage, lighting and PA system, and the Brothers Lounge suitable for smaller groups. All spaces are provided with projector, screen, PA if required and all standard equipment is available.

Catering arranged and provided to suit.


Facilities and Services


  • On-site accommodation
  • Parking
  • WiFi

Layout description

Conference and Function Venues

Brothers Lounge
Theatre: 40 Banquet: 30
U-Shape: 20 Cocktail: 60

Full Mezzanine
Theatre: 150 Banquet: 100
Exhibition: 50 Cocktail: 150

Half Mezzanine
Theatre: 100 Banquet: 60
Classroom: U-Shape: 40
Boardroom: 40 Cocktail: 100
Exhibition: 25  

Chapel Theatre
Theatre: 90

Theatre Cafe
Cocktail: 90

Banquet: 30

Accommodation Rooms Sleeps
Brothers Lodge 8 20

Cottage 1 2