Stratford (Māori: Whakaahurangi) is the only town in Stratford District, and the seat of the Taranaki Region, in New Zealand's North Island. It lies beneath the eastern slopes of Mount Taranaki/Egmont, approximately halfway between New Plymouth and Hawera, near the geographic centre of the Taranaki Region. The town has a population of 5,700, making it the 47th largest urban area in New Zealand, and the fourth largest in Taranaki (behind New Plymouth, Hawera and Waitara). The Stratford District has a population of 9,420, and a land area of 2,163.35 km², which is divided between the Manawatu-Wanganui Region (including the settlements of Whangamomona, Marco and Tahora, 31.87% of its land area) and the Taranaki Region (68.13% of its land area).
The TARDIS - Named as my 13 year old son is obsessed with Dr Who!
New Plymouth, Taranaki
Backed by thl and their combined decades of experience in the tourism and motorhome industry, Mighway allows you to rent your vehicle to discerning travellers so you can earn money and share the experience. Mighway offers two levels of service to best suit your needs, Mighway's Local and Managed services. Simply choose your level of service - whether it's the hands-on Local service, or hands-off Managed - and we'll take good care of the rest.LEARN MORE
Shakespeare’s most famous star-crossed lovers, Romeo and Juliet, emerge for the balcony scene, reaffirming their vows of love, four times a day, The life-size figures were created by Nigel Ogel, owner/curator of Tawhiti Museum, near Hawera.
Set in beautiful Park like grounds, we are the closest Holiday Park to Mt Taranaki, and an easy 30 minute drive to New Plymouth, Hawera and Surf Highwy 45.
Our accommodation options range from our new studio Motel Units and fully self contained Tourist Flats to Kitchen Cabins, Standard Cabins and our 20 bed Backpackers Lodge. Our individual hedged powered sites for motor homes/caravans and tents provide privacy, while still enjoying the views of the beautiful native bush we are lucky enough to have on our door step.
Whether you are looking for family accommodation, group accommodation or a room for 2, we have a bed for every budget.
Our hot showers, full equipped kitchen, BBQ facilities and indoor heated swimming pool (open all year round) are only some of our facilities available free for all guests.
Nice little campsite tucked away off the main road. Great if it's peace and quiet you are after. Even has its own gym ;)
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With over 30 years of experience in the global travel and tourism industry, you can trust thl to help you achieve an amazing holiday experience.