Matakana, with its rolling hills, pristine beaches, and thriving arts scene, is a destination waiting to be explored. And at the heart of it all lies Plume Villas, a luxury Matakana accommodation and retreat, and your gateway to the best that New Zealand’s North Island has to offer. Whether you’re a returning visitor, or setting foot in Matakana for the first time, Plume Villas promises an unforgettable experience that will leave you happy and rejuvenated.

Start your day on a Saturday early at the iconic Matakana Farmers’ Market, where local growers, artisans, and food producers come together to showcase some great local offerings. From farm-fresh produce to gourmet delights and handcrafted souvenirs, the market is a feast for the senses and a must-visit for any visitor to Matakana. Be sure to fuel up with a hearty breakfast and some great coffee from the Plume tenant Goose Bakery and Café at the Matakana roundabout, setting the stage for a day filled with fun and indulgence.

For outdoor enthusiasts, the nearby beaches of Omaha and Tawharanui offer pristine sands and crystal-clear waters, perfect for swimming, surfing, or simply soaking up the sun. And for those more interested in a cultural experience, the vibrant arts scene in nearby Leigh is sure to impress, with galleries, studios, and exhibitions showcasing the talents of local artists.

But perhaps the crowning jewel of Matakana lies in its renowned wine region, where rolling vineyards and boutique wineries produce some of New Zealand’s most exquisite wines. And with Plume’s own vineyard Runner Duck Estate just steps away from your villa, guests are invited to immerse themselves in the art of winemaking through personalised wine tasting and sessions. Sample the finest variants, savouring each sip at Plume, as you delve into the richness of Matakana’s wine culture. To learn more, visit

After a day’s exploration, return to the comfort of your suite at Plume, where luxury meets tranquillity. Unwind with a glass of wine from the complimentary bubbly of Runner Duck on your private patio, take a refreshing dip in the pool surrounded by lush greenery, or simply bask in the serenity of nature as you enjoy the breathtaking views of the surrounding landscapes. With luxurious amenities and warm hospitality at your fingertips, Plume Villas offers a refuge of comfort and relaxation like no other.

The charm of Matakana extends beyond its natural landscapes and cultural attractions. It’s also a region steeped in history and tradition, with countless stories waiting to be discovered. From the historic villages of Warkworth and Puhoi to the ancient forests of Mahurangi Regional Park, each corner of Matakana tells a story of the region’s rich heritage and cultural diversity, inviting travellers to embark on a journey of exploration and discovery.

So why wait? Start planning your Matakana adventure today and unlock the secrets of this enchanting region with Plume Villas as your guide. Whether you’re seeking outdoor adventures, cultural experiences, or simply moments of tranquillity amidst nature, Matakana promises an unforgettable journey that will leave you captivated and inspired.

And if you’re in need of assistance with your travel itinerary or recommendations for activities and places to explore, the team at Plume Villas is always on hand to ensure that your Matakana experience is nothing short of extraordinary. Simply reach out to us on: and we’ll be delighted to help you make the most of your journey into the heart of Matakana’s beauty and charm