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Plough & Feather Tap Room and Kitchen
Sample award winning local beers and wine, and enjoy culinary delights from chef Colin Ashton, open every day overlooking the Kerikeri Basin.

The Old Packhouse Market
One of the biggest markets in New Zealand, every Saturday and Sunday morning.

Check the Turner Centre and Cathay Cinema for programmes.


• 1927 COLONIAL HOUSE Dr Edward Grieg built Colonial House He was the first doctor in Kerikeri and this was the first residence in Kerikeri. See the photos below.

• 1974 MOTEL Colonial House became a motel

2010 – Andrea & Alan bought the motel and renovated everything to a new high standard of quality and comfort, in a peaceful garden setting secluded from the road. A magical place!

Call 0800242555 or

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Dr James Alexander Greig built Colonial House in 1927, the first residence in Kerikeri, and he was the first Doctor in Kerikeri.

Dr Greig’s House

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