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Matakauri Lodge

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Dover, Delaware
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our last leg of our 3 week trip in NZ. No better way to relax and be pampered before the journey home. The lodge is about 5 miles outside of Queenstown convenient enough if you want to go to downtown or Arrowtown or any of the activities in the area. We choose to just relax and use the...

Thank L P
Armonk, New York
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Staying at the Matakauri Lodge is not inexpensive, but if you can afford this luxury lodge, then you will not be disappointed. The lodge is very special. Our room was gorgeous with spectacular views, a beautiful patio, huge bathroom and very nice gas fireplace. The room was beautifully and tastefully decorated with fine towels and linens. Our room was pristine...

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Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The views are amazing and the service is top notch! They couldn't do enough for us. The dining experience is fabulous! Don't miss the evening sunsets. Also, anything you need arranged happens seamlessly. Truly a treasure.

Thank Gayle B
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing view, wonderful food and lovely staff helped make this a perfect stay. Loved our suite which was very spacious and beautifully decorated, and the view cannot disappoint with the lounge area & bathroom having uninterrupted views across the lake. The highlight for us however were the dinners. Amazing 5 course tasting menus with matching wines, specially chosen by the...

Thank Elizabeth T
Venray, The Netherlands
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A place which is balm for your soul! Wonderful staff, beautiful lodge, very good food and wine.Everything you are looking for during your holidays ! A place you keep in your heart! I will come back for sure!

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Thank Pfotibaby
Reviewed 16 February 2017

We stayed a year ago April and this place was stunning. On prior trips to NZ we'd stayed at other luxury lodges in the area, Blanket Bay being the most notable. We couldn't go to BB this time since we had our son in tow. How Matakauri didn't disappoint and I had high expectations given I was comparing this to...

Thank rose1979
Auchterarder, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 February 2017

This was the third of the sister properties we stayed in and it was stunning. The rooms have an amazing view over the lake. The service was excellent - the staff were very friendly and helpful. Breakfast, lunch and dinner were included in our rate and all were very good. The selection of fruit at breakfast was the best of...

Thank LJaneW
Leh, India
Reviewed 14 February 2017

The property is a piece of heaven if I am not exaggerating. Overlooking the lake,each of the cottage has great view, comfortable cozy rooms and bathroom with Jacuzzi. The staff are very courteous and the food is just great.

Thank Vilayat A
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Truly an experience as dining here is reserved for in-house guests. If you are fortunate to get to dine here, as we were with friends from Melbourne, you won't be disappointed. The location is amazing as is the ambience. Welcoming and friendly staff greet you and offer you drinks and canapés. Dinner follows with a choice of a la carte...

Thank pommiegina
Reviewed 12 February 2017

This was the last Lodge in which we stayed in New Zealand and is in competition for the best. Beautifully located on the lake, fabulous views from the rooms and public areas, amazing food and incredibly friendly and professional staff who went out of their way to assist.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Minibar
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access

Additional Information about Matakauri Lodge

Address: Glenorchy Road | PO Box 888, Queenstown 9197, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Queenstown
Price Range: ₹ 66,576 - ₹ 1,54,975 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Matakauri Lodge 5*
Number of rooms: 7
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Also Known As:
Matakauri Hotel Queenstown
Hotel Style:
#4 Luxury Hotel in Queenstown
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“We stayed in the lodge which had a fabulous view of the lake and mountain but is a bit smaller.”
 of 5 bubbles 43gayleb, 2 Mar 2017 | Read review
“As far as we could see they were all of a similar standard”
 of 5 bubbles 198janett, 12 Feb 2017 | Read review
“I believe all the rooms have the same amazing views”
 of 5 bubbles tenaciousjhm, 2 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Deluxe rooms are generally upstairs - quieter, slightly higher view.”
 of 5 bubbles Sathena, 16 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Perfect, very clean, comfortable and well organised. Sheets, linen and toiletries were great quality. I would suggest that rather than have alcohol to buy small bottles should be supplied such as gin, vodka, scotch and the balance if required purchase. Complimentary alcohol in small quantity would be nice. ”
 of 5 bubbles 247sherryk, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
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