Peppers Parehua Martinborough

- Martinborough, North Island

New York Street West, Martinborough North Island

Fast Facts

Venue capacity
28 Rooms
Number of venue spaces
88 km - Wellington Airport

Conferences at Peppers Parehua 

Find inspiration in the vineyards and pastoral farms of a world-class wine growing region.

About an hour east of Wellington by road or rail, the beautiful hills of the Wairarapa Valley provide a scenic backdrop to the charming colonial village of Martinborough. Some 20 vineyards dot the landscape, most walking or cycling distance from the village, including Peppers Parehua Martinborough. This exclusive private estate is ideally suited to corporate retreats and the vineyard environment lends a wonderful ambience to a conference or event. The dedication of wine makers as they go about their business is inspiring and the region is rich with original activities and team experiences. Peppers Parehua Martinborough caters for up to 80 guests. Purpose-built boardrooms are naturally lit and the Terrace Room and The Boardroom are charming open plan areas with covered outdoor spaces overlooking the private lake. Let the passionate talents of our kitchen staff at Peppers Parehua guide your delegates along the local gourmet trail in The Pavilion restaurant. Your Peppers professional conference planner can provide further inspiration.

Conference spaces

This bright, airconditioned open-plan room with an adjoining covered outdoor area is absolutely charming. It accommodates up to 80 people and offers scenic lake views.

  • Area (sqm) 88
  • Ceiling (m) 2.7m, 0.7m extra Cathedral to the centre
  • Theatre capacity 80
  • Classroom capacity 50
  • Cabaret capacity n/a
  • U-Shape capacity 30
  • Banquet capacity 80
  • Cocktail capacity 80
  • Boardroom capacity 30

The purpose-built boardroom has natural light and seats up to 12 in comfort. Adjacent to the Terrace Room, it can also be used as a small breakout area.

  • Area (sqm) 24.8
  • Ceiling (m) 2.7
  • Boardroom capacity 12

Overlooking the gardens, delegates can enjoy an intimate indoor settings or outdoor open air bar and courtyard. Let our talented kitchen staff give you a real taste of the region.




Peppers Parehua invites you and your team to experience the best of Wairarapa, with its sought after Pinot Noir and Sauvignon Blanc wines, as well as the finest in local organic produce. Delegates can enjoy hearty breakfasts and elegant a la carte dinners overlooking the beautiful estate gardens seven days a week. Casual drinks or cocktail parties can be catered for in the adjoining open air bar.

The vineyards and rolling hills of Martinborough are perfectly suited to picnics. Peppers Parehua kitchen will prepare a fresh hamper of local artisan treats for your party to take on a hiking or cycling excursion.



Dotted around the estate at Peppers Parehua are fully self-contained cottages for one (king size bed) or two (twin singles), with the exception of our Woodland Villas. They are for larger groups, offering two bedrooms, two bathrooms and fully equipped gourmet kitchens, which make them perfect for entertaining.

Each cottage and villa has been individually designed and loved. Winemakers Cottages, The Garden Cottage and the Lakeside Cottage have charming little touches and all have kitchenettes, lounge rooms with open fireplaces and private decks. Our Secluded Cottage offers the additional indulgence of a private outdoor hot tub.

Cosy and utterly atmospheric, this is unique and picturesque conference accommodation at its best.


Onsite Activities

Your conference coordinator can arrange a wide variety of delegate activities within the property’s grounds, including tennis, petanque, claybird shooting, croquet, cheese making, beer tasting and (naturally) wine-tasting.

Yoga Workshop

This activity is a great way for delegates to unwind and relax, while learning a few basic positions they can then practice daily for their future wellbeing.


Local guides will take delegates to some top fishing spots, as well as provide tips on the art of fly, salmon or trout fishing.

Patuna Adventure Farm

This local attraction offers a range of great teambuilding activities, including horseriding, a chasm walk or a challenging pole to pole ropes course.

Foodie Activities

Choose from tours of a local chocolate studio, olive estate or gourmet cheese factory, or let us arrange team cooking challenges or lessons featuring local produce.