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Phone 027 2899386

Contact Person Belinda

Address 100A Maungakawa Road, Cambridge, New Zealand View Map



For up for 4 people – tailored equine themed experiences, in the picturesque town of Cambridge, situated the heart of New Zealand’s thoroughbred racing country

When you book in at Ballygelvar you’ll get;

  • Accommodation for up to 3 couples in the Ballygelvar homestead with country style breakfast – if required
  • Packaged accommodation and tailored Ballygelvar experiences if requested
  • Fully catered Ballygelvar dinners on request

AND/OR book a Ballygelvar equine experience;

  • Tour Waikato’s most prestigious thoroughbred breeding studs, meet trainers, attend races and tour stables
  • Visit Chele Clarkin equine jeweller for unique pieces
  • Polo – watch games, visit world class stables
  • Takapoto – visit this world class show jumping venue
  • Source horses to purchase
  • Tour world class equine hospital
  • Equestrian fashion
  • Children’s learn to ride experience

Plus there is much to be enjoyed locally;

We have the beautiful Zen Spa right next door to treat yourself to a luxurious massage or facial.
Book a cooking class, pasta making, preserves, bread making, or how to make the best NZ traditional lamb roast.
Waikato walks, Including Wairere Falls, Kakepuku Mount, The Waiorongomai, and many more.

Or tell us what you are most interested in experiencing and we will curate your bespoke holiday, which will include fabulous dinning, accommodation, and exclusive access to unique encounters.

Equine Lovers Experiences and Curated Tours

100A Maungakawa Road, Cambridge, New Zealand

5km from Cambridge

Cambridge is close to:
Auckland 1 hr 45 min
Hobbiton 30 min
Hamilton Airport 15 min
Waitomo Caves 50 min
Te Awamutu 25 min
Avantidrome 2 min
Hamilton Gardens 15 min
Raglan 1 hr
Rotorua 1 hr
Tauranga 1 hr
Lake Karapiro 15 min
Sanctuary Mountain 30 min
Te Awa Cycle Trail 2 min
The Boatshed Kayaks 15 min

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The perfect base to explore
New Zealand's central North Island

Cambridge is close to some of New Zealand's major international attractions like Hobbiton, Waitomo Caves, Hamilton Gardens and Tauranga. Yet with plenty of unique local attractions, events and dining options - and a friendly, relaxed town ambience - you may not want to leave!

Attractions Map

Sanctuary Mountain

30 min

Hamilton Gardens

15 min

Cambridge i-Site


1 hr

Waitomo Caves

50 min


1 hr 45 min


1 hr


1 hr