Matamata i-SITE Visitor Information Centre

We provide a comprehensive, impartial information and booking service for Matamata, Waikato and New Zealand for accommodation, activities, attractions and travel bookings.

The Matamata i-SITE Visitor Centre is part of New Zealand's official nationwide Visitor Information Network.

Centrally located in the busy rural Waikato town of Matamata and nestled at the base of the scenic Kaimai Ranges our i-SITE staff are local experts and can assist you with all your enquiries.

As well as being a departure point for the Hobbiton Movie Set Tours, Matamata offers a wide range of walking and tramping options, golf courses, and an extensive selection of cafes & accommodation.

Facilities and Services


Business Hours
Monday to Friday 9.00am-5.00pm Saturday/Sunday 9.00am-5.00pm (4.15pm close March to December) Public Holidays 9.00am-4.15pm/5.00pm, Christmas Day closed


Visitor Information i-Site


This website helps visitors connect with providers of great tourism experiences. It is not intended to give any assurance that any particular provider complies with its safety obligations. Users should seek more information from the provider concerned. While Hamilton & Waikato Tourism will do its utmost to ensure the information contained within this website is accurate, Hamilton & Waikato Tourism accepts no responsibility or liability for any errors, omissions, offers or details of any information or operator listings. Prices, timetables and other details or terms of business may change without notice. The information included in this website is not advice and does not imply any endorsement by Hamilton & Waikato Tourism.

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