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Blake House
Nestled peacefully away from the stresses of the outside world.

Blake House is a well-appointed private villa that sits high on a promontory overlooking the Taharua River. The central living space includes two expansive lounges with soaring cathedral ceilings and huge open fireplaces, a well-equipped kitchen, dining space, plus a cozy library and den. Four spacious master bedrooms with ensuite bathrooms and additional two bunkrooms make it perfect for groups of 4 to 16 guests.

This spacious residence offers guests the option to enjoy full-service accommodations, where Poronui will take care of all their needs, including the services of a private chef, butler, and daily housekeeping. Alternatively, guests can opt for a self-catered private villa with additional services available upon request (option available only between May and October).

Blake House is a popular choice for boutique weddings, product launches and other special events.  Non-residents are welcome by prior arrangement – event fees will apply.

Blake House Gallery
The Stables

Blake House guests have access to the Stables area including Snooker Room with a full-sized antique English billiard table and two distinguished dining locations. Also located in this complex is the gym, sauna and massage treatment rooms.

Four Main Rooms,
Up to 8 guests (NZD)
per person (NZD)

Blake House perfectly lends itself to private parties, weddings and corporate events. Find out more about how you can make the most of Blake House.


Head Chef Adrian Walker is known for his delicious food, made with local ingredients. Guests staying at Blake House have the option of hiring in Adrian for breakfast, lunch and dinner or getting provisions from the kitchen.

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