Located on the north-eastern side of Martinborough, right on the Martinborough Terraces between the vineyards that almost surround Hau Ariki, this marae is able to be used for a variety of purposes with facilities to suit large conference style meetings for up to 100 people, onsite educational experiences for school children, through to smaller meetings for community purposes or for social occasions such as weddings and 21sts.
Accommodation is available for the general community for Civil Emergency purposes; offers casual seasonal workers and special events workers inexpensive short term accommodation or overnight stays for conference attendees.
The facilities include;
Other marae facilities in South Wairarapa are Pāpāwai in Greytown and Kohunui in Pirinoa.
Suggested koha for using Hau Ariki
$500 per night + $50 per day bond
Rates negotiable for small hui & school visits
$250 per night + $50 bond
$25 per person
$120 per person
$15 per person
$70 per person
A bond is required for the following;
Health & Safety
Please respect the tapu and the mana of all people while at Hau Ariki Marae;
- aroha tētahi ki tētahi - generosity towards one another
- manaaki, tautoko, awhi - be active in supporting and helping with the activities of the marae
- te teina me te tuakana - show respect and consideration between the younger and older generations
Please look after all the facilities and equipment at Hau Ariki Marae - they are there for the next group that will use the marae.
Hau Ariki Marae endorses drug free, alcohol free and smoke free environments on the marae.
Conditions of Use
People responsible for booking the marae will be required to agree to the following conditions;