Te Popo Gardens

Country Garden Retreat


New Zealand

Special Notice

We have sold Te Popo Gardens to Amanda and Les Heynie with effect from 29 April 2016.

We have had a wonderful 20 years here and look forward to seeing Amanda and Les's plans taking shape.

Amanda's email address is shown below. In the meantime you can contact us.

The accommodation is closed but the gardens are still open for visitors.

Best wishes, Bruce & Lorri.

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Taranaki, New Zealand

Mount Taranaki

Te Popo Gardens is 34 acres of woodland and native forest which includes a 5 acre garden. A Maori name for "lullaby", Te Popo is a peaceful country retreat of great beauty filled with birdsong.

Self-contained Accommodation available.

Easy access to/from Forgotten World Highway, State Highway 3, 15 minutes to Stratford, 30 Minutes to Mount Taranaki and 40 minutes to New Plymouth.

A beautiful and special place

Bruce and Lorri Ellis

636 Stanley Road, R.D. 24 Stratford, New Zealand

Phone: +64 6 762 8775

E-mail: tepopo@clear.net.nz

Amanda Heynie


Polly and Frodo



This web site was created by Bruce & Lorri Ellis using photographs taken by Rob Tucker and Bruce Ellis. Copyright 2006 by BC & LM Ellis. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. This web page may be linked to any other web page, so long as the contents are not altered.