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The Bull Ring

SH1, Atiamuri

Situated on State Highway One, 22km South of Tokoroa and 44km North of Taupo, and 35km West of Rotorua, we are 3km to the start/finish of the southern end of the Waikato River Trail.

The Bullring is an iconic stop. This building has been in existence for many years, is of rustic appearance and is a family operated business. We welcome everyone through our doors.

Call in and have a barista made coffee with a Devonshire scone or the best toastie that you will ever have or maybe the choice of our handmade burgers where we only use the freshest ingredients possible including meat patties that are divine and juicy scotch fillet steak the only steak we use for all our meals burgers and toasties, or maybe a good cooked breakfast or steak meal for dinner.  There is a playground on site to keep the kids entertained.

The Bullring Lodge is a Lockwood style building fully wooded on the inside with shared facilities. If you don’t mind mixing and mingling with others then this is the place for you. Clean comfortable and affordable. You can have your private room we don’t expect you to share with others unless you are of the same group or family. We have 8 rooms available and all with a queen bed and double bunks, There is a television in all rooms.

Backpackers feel free to pitch your tent if that is what you want to do and campervans are welcome to park up, look us up in the campervan association booklet.

Services available:

  • Cafe
  • Restaurant and Bar
  • Liquor Store
  • Beautiful Lodge



The Bull Ring

6581 State Highway 1, Atiamuri

Ph: 07 333 2389

Mobile: 0211 525 570