Welcome to Flaxy Lodge

Flaxy Lodge, Murupara. 67 km from Rotorua, approximately a 40 minute drive on State Highway 38. This great New Zealand retreat offers a range of local activities, superb hospitality and affordable self contained ground floor Lockwood units located meters from the Rangitaiki River.

Flaxy Lodge is ideally situated, just a minute walk to the river and a five minute walk to the local shopping center in which provides a supermarket, open until 6pm, food take-away, café and pub along with a post office and ATM machine. A 40 minute drive and you will find yourself in Rotorua. All the facilities of a major tourist destination are located here along with the convenience of an airport for domestic flights.

Experience this tranquil location on foot, bush tramping or by bike, mountain biking. Go trout fishing in 2 fantastic major rivers, Rangataiki and Whirinaki or explore the many small streams. Tour all the great forest hotspots, weather this is independently or with a knowledgeable local guide. Enjoy exploring the great Whirinaki forest tracks four wheel driving or the river mouths Kayaking and river rafting if you would rather a quiet source of fun try the only golf course in NZ to offer 6 par 3, 6 par 4 and 6 par 5. Hunt the land with an abundance of game available whether it’s the annual duck season, the roar or your rooting for a big pig, Flaxy Lodge is situated in the prime position to aid your activity choice.


Four Fully self-contained ground floor Lockwood units. One, two bedroom unit that will sleep up to 6 people and three one-bedroom units that will sleep up to 3 people.

Local Activities

Flaxy Lodge is situated in the prime position in which allows each and every visitor the opportunity to pick from a range of great activities.

The Team

A partnership made up of Simon and Arna in whom offer a friendly and hospitable stay.

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