Farmstay Accommodation at Tora Outstation

The Tora Outstation – when you book the Tora Outstation you book the whole house, including the 2 sleep-outs.  Minimum requirement to book the Tora Outstation: Weekdays  2 people, weekend 6 people.

Tora Outstation homestead is nestled amidst 3 acres of landscaped grounds, on a 2,500 acre South Wairarapa  sheep and beef farm. A stone’s throw from the banks of the Awhea River, the historic ‘Tora Outstation’ is a tastefully-decorated, enchanting and character-filled 100-year old villa, steeped in local history. Built in 1910, the Tora Outstation was the original ‘Musterers hut’ of Tora Station. Relax and enjoy the rural ambiance whilst contemplating your forth-coming adventure.

The Tora Outstation has a fully equipped kitchen to cater for up to 14 people. The long dining table embellished with fresh flowers and gorgeous large candles sets the atmosphere and scene for the impending delicious cuisine prepared by us or by you (optional).

Comfortable couches and armchairs surround the fireplace, while the latest magazines and board games adorn the antique chest.

There are two bathrooms, each with a toilet and shower.   One of the bathrooms includes a divine, original old claw foot bath.

Large spacious bedrooms with comfortable beds are swathed with Cotton linen and sumptuous duvets.

Tora Outstation facilities:

Kitchen facilities include fridge/freezer, oven, microwave, electric beater, coffee plungers, teapots, toasters, large zip for hot water, kettles and all standard kitchen equipment required for up to 14 people. Tea coffee and sugar supplied.

Bathroom facilities include 2 separate bathrooms (including 2 toilets, old claw-foot bath & 2 showers). Toilet-paper supplied.

Safe off-road parking is available for cars, campervans, etc.

Outside dining:

  • Large deck with picnic tables to seat 14 people
  • BBQ and bbq tools
  • Umbrellas.


  • 1 Bedroom with 4 single beds
  • 1 Bedroom with 1 single bed
  • 1 Bedroom with a queen bed and two single beds
  • 2 Bedrooms (these are gorgeous little sleep-outs immediately beside the Tora Outstation) – one has a queen bed and 1 single, the other sleep-out has a   queen and 2 singles.


  • All linen supplied except bath and beach towels.


Contact TORATORA for more information or booking enquiries:

Telephone: (06) 307 8151

International callers: (+64 6) 307 8151


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