Venture beyond the door: A major development project is underway on the movie set until December 2023. Learn more here. 


Choose a Tour

Choose a Tour

Getting Here

Bookings essential. Hobbiton Movie Set is only accessible via guided tour. 

Please note: Tours depart daily from The Shire's Rest, located at 501 Buckland Road, Hinuera, Matamata and the Matamata i-site located at 45 Broadway, Matamata.

Hobbiton Movie Set is approximately 15 minutes from Matamata town centre by car.

From Auckland

From Taupo & Tirau

From Rotorua

From Hamilton

From Tauranga