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Matakauri Lodge

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Relaxin relax chateau wonderful people and rooms with stunning views to the lake. Very private location and near the town!! Only 7 km.. wonderful walks around and delicious dinner and wine. Just amazing!

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Hamilton, Bermuda
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This was our first trip to Matakauri and our first trip to New Zealand. i can't imagine a more relaxing place Our room (number4 near the main lodge) was perfect. Clean and fully stocked with wonderful bedding, towels and also a fridge that offered sodas and juice for free. They have a gas fireplace in the room which is so...

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Maui hi
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have stayed at Le Sirenuse, Splendido, villa d est , etc. never had a more enjoyable time than our recent stay at MatAkauri. The staff made you feel like family, especially Ann Charlotte. Our room was first class, even water by the bed at nite. The meals were spectacular, even prepared our fish we caught that day. Just walking...

Thank Tim M
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is absolute magic, nestled away on the hillside over looking the lake but only a 5 min drive from the main town. The staff just cannot do enough. We staying half board and the nightly tasting menus are superb. Room 3 is your only private apartment with magnificent lounge and private terrace.

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West Sussex UK
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You arrive at Matakauri Lodge and are immediately spellbound by its' views. On a sunny day this is heaven. The Lodge deserves its many accolades. It is unstuffy, not pretentious at all and the service is impeccable. The GM Emanuel is a down to earth, and incredibly likeable, little wonder the rest of the team are superb. The rooms are...

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Naples, Florida
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Dover, Delaware
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

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Armonk, New York
Reviewed 4 March 2017

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Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Reviewed 2 March 2017

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

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“Again I think all room are nice”
CJ584, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
“I think all the rooms are great.”
907timm, 19 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We had room 3, a suite at one end of the hotel .. if you want to spoil yourself ask for this one.”
CatandJ, 7 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in the lodge which had a fabulous view of the lake and mountain but is a bit smaller.”
43gayleb, 2 Mar 2017 | Read review
“As far as we could see they were all of a similar standard”
198janett, 12 Feb 2017 | Read review
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