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    Matakana Castle

    378 Whitmore Road, Matakana, Auckland 0986, New Zealand
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    • Poor1%
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    “tower suite” (18 reviews)
    “writing room” (9 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Reviewed 1 February 2017

    Matakana Castle is truly something special. We stayed in the Tower Room for our wedding and it was unbelievable. The place has an amazing vibe, stunning views, and Natalie and John are just wonderful - thank you so much!More

    Thank annastrand2017
    Response from John T, Owner at Matakana CastleResponded 1 February 2017

    It was a pleasure and a privilege for you to be here before and after your wedding, we truly enjoyed meeting you, your family and friends. Have a wonderful life together and you never know we might see you for your anniversary celebrations. John and...More

    Reviewed 31 January 2017

    From the moment you enter the driveway in you know you are in for a treat in relaxation. Entering the front doors to see straight out massive windows to a jaw-dropping view was a moment I will never forget. Peaceful and tranquil are words best...More

    Thank jamesrI2623EW
    Response from John T, Owner at Matakana CastleResponded 1 February 2017

    Wow what a review. We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay, hopefully we will see you again some time. John and Nat.

    Reviewed 9 January 2017

    The room was spacious, clean with stunning views. Guests are welcomed with a glass of local wine and cheese board. Breakfast (2 course) was a great way to start the day. John and Natalie were delightful hosts.

    Thank Michael B
    Response from John T, Owner at Matakana CastleResponded 30 January 2017

    Thanks for taking the time out to write a review, it really is much appreciated. Hope to see you both again.

    Reviewed 16 December 2016

    We celebrated our wedding anniversary in this chic and luxurious place. Natalie was a warm and welcoming host who made our visit even more special with wine, snacks, and a fabulous breakfast. The bucolic views made us want to stay much longer to explore this...More

    Thank topat16
    Response from John T, Owner at Matakana CastleResponded 18 December 2016

    Thanks for writing such a nice review. It is a shame that you couldn't stay longer. Lots of people use the area for a stopover to break up a long drive but you really could spend a week here.

    Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

    The stay at Matakana Castle was lovely. Everything is very relaxed and welcoming. It's not ultra chic luxury if that's what you're expecting, but instead warm and genuine hospitality. The breakfast was absolutely amazing and the view from the dining room was very nice. Highly...More

    Thank wateveritwas
    Response from John T, Owner at Matakana CastleResponded 21 November 2016

    Thanks for taking the time to write such a good review.

    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Price range
    • US$160 - US$277 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 3
    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • North Island >
    • Auckland >
    • Matakana
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    "All have great views."
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    "Tower Suite is the best room and is on the second floor up stairs. All rooms are very very quiet."
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    "Stay somewhere else for the money"
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    "3 rooms to choose from all with great views."
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