Waitomo Woodlyn Park home of Billy Black Woolman
Unique Accommodation





Experience an exceptional farm stay motel near Waitomo Caves, the most unique Waikato Accommodation available. Our World renowned Waitomo Motels include a Train motel, a Plane Motel, a Boat Motel and the Hobbit Motels. All of the units at Woodlyn Park are beautifully furbished self-contained and situated in the Central North Island, only 2 hours from Auckland, Rotorua and Taupo and just 2 minutes from Waitomo Caves, they are a "must stay" for your New Zealand accommodation.

Woodlyn Park is in the middle of a working farm and also has New Zealand's first Kiwi Culture Show using the audience to bring our history and heritage alive on stage in the most hilarious show you will ever see.


Worlds First Hobbit Motels open at Woodlyn Park in Waitomo. Built along side the now well established Train Carriage and Aeroplane Motels, the Hobbits add yet another dimension to this unique complex.

 Worlds First Hobbit Motel

THe Hobbit Motel Units

Inside the Hobbit Motel
  From the humble beginnings of a working farm, to adding a Restaurant/Bar and unique stage arena for Billy Blacks Kiwi Culture Show, this complex is now drawing people from all corners of the world to veiw or partipate in the truley unique New Zealand experience.

The Hobbits, like the other motels available at Woodlyn Park, are all self-contained with kitchens and own shower toilet facilities can accommodate up to 6 people in each unit.

Each have specially designed furniture and decor and having been built using polystyrene blocks this has given them added warmth in the winter and cooling affect in summer.

The 2 units available each have a separate room with two sets of bunks and a double bed in the main living area.

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Rail Car Accommodation  


Only 900 meters from the Waitomo Caves Village and 2 minutes from the Glow Worm Caves is our unique accommodation on board "The Waitomo Express".

A 1950's rail car beautifully refurbished into a completely self contained motel unit, situated on farmland with farm animals and bird life adding to the stunning scenery.

Your own piece of private paradise while you visit Waitomo.

Want to experience a farm stay?

We are in the middle of a farm surrounded by farm animals and bird life.   The whole accommodation block will be yours when you book, offering privacy and tranquillity for your stay!

You can also walk to Billy Black's Kiwi Culture Show.

Great accommodation at a great price makes this unique, quiet and modern accommodation an affordable option for your holiday.

This unit can sleep up to 5 people it has a double bed in a seperate room, then two single beds.

Picture of the Waitomo Express Rail Car Accommodation

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Picture of the Waitomo Express Rail Car Accommodation

Train Accommodation

Train Accommodation



A 1950's Bristol Freighter fully refurbished into 2 beautiful self contained motel units.

Plane Accommodation
Picture of the 1950's Bristol Freighter Accommodation

Picture of the 1950's Bristol Freighter Accommodation


This plane was one of the last allied planes out of Vietnam.
Possibly the only accommodation of its type in the world.   Beautifully decorated this unique accommodation is surprisingly affordable for your stay in wonderful Waitomo.

Stay with us and children receive a FREE PASS to the Kiwi House.
With your accommodation we can book any caving adventures, Black water Rafting, 4 x 4 bike riding, or Horse riding.

Also FREE glow worm walk in the evening.

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stay in a plane


WWII Patrol Boat, a Fairmile Ship built in 1942 in Auckland and now the latest motel attraction at Woodlyn Park. This boat is part of New Zealand's History as 12 were built for anti submarine patrol in the Islands during WWII and only a couple survived including this one, The Motunui, which is now renamed as The Waitanic.

The Waitanic
  Waitanic Ship Motel Unit 1 - The Captains Room is 3 levels, top level is living/dinning room with couch, full kitchen, small bathroom and own small deck. 2nd level contains master bedroom with Queen size bed and own deck. 3rd level is 2 rooms with 2 single beds in each and Main Bathroom.

Waitanic Ship Motel Unit 2 - The Britanic Room can sleep up to 4 people. The upstairs room contains a queen bed and down stairs there are two single beds.

Waitanic Ship Motel Unit 3 - The Titanic Room can sleep up to 6 people. Upstairs there is a luxurious Super King bed and down stairs there are two rooms with two single beds in each room.

Waitanic Ship Motel Unit 4 - The Endeavour Room is a great romantic option to make your stay something special!

Waitanic Ship Motel Unit 5 - The Olympic Unit can sleep up to 5 people. 2 bedrooms, 1x King and 3x Singles. Great family accommodation.

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