Bay of Islands: Our Gardens

Moon Gate Villa features 1.5 acres of formal gardens and ponds.

About Moon Gate Villa

Located in New Zealand's oldest European settlement, Moon Gate Villa is a 5-star, Quality Assessed Bed & Breakfast lodge located in Kerikeri, Bay of Islands New Zealand.

Recent news


Garden Safari 2022

This year we were a featured garden in the 2022 Kerikeri Garden Safari. This saw us preparing our gardens from mid-winter, so be ready for a stunning display for the last weekend of October. Was it all worth it?

Hints of spring

As we near September and the days start getting longer, clear blue skies remind us that Spring is just around the corner. Piwakakwakas (fantails) dance on the lawns and scold us from their nests in the trees.

A glorious safari!

The Kerikeri Garden Safari for 2015 has been and gone, and what a delight it was!  The weekend weather was almost perfect - mostly...

Moon Gate Villa features in 2015 Garden Safari

"A garden is a delight to the eye and a solace for the soul." So we're delighted to announce that Moon Gate Villa features in...