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Matakauri Lodge

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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
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Airport Transportation
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Reviewed 27 May 2017

Perfectly located with an amazing view, quiet location outside busy Queenstown, but close enough if you would like to be dropped in to town. There is not much reason to leave. Food was top class and so was the accommodation. Include some activities, the helicopter...More

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Reviewed 22 May 2017

Watching the clouds roll over the mountains from inside the luxurious confines of Matakauri Lodge is one of life's exceptional luxuries. One of the most beautiful settings we have stayed in, with a view that will take your breath away wherever you are on the...More

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Reviewed 21 May 2017

We stayed in 5 superb lodges while traveling in NZ and Aus. Matakauri set the highest standard in terms of beauty, quality of accommodations, amenities, a superb restaurant and the most gracious service. The setting - lake and mountain views - is wonderful and captivating...More

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Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

This is a beautiful lodge located on the lake with views to die for!! But this is just icing on the cake, the real secret is the staff!! Managed by Emanuel Groush and backed up by Olivier Leitch guest relations manager and a terrific support...More

Thank CaptainMo1
Reviewed 6 May 2017

We absolutely loved our stay at Matakauri! First class in every way! The lodge is within about 15 minutes of Queenstown, but you'd never know it! It sits right on the river, with amazing views from every window. The food is world class. The staff...More

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Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Breakfast included
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Room amenities
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Spa
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Details
Price range
US$997 - US$1,852 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Luxury Hotel in Queenstown
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$997 - US$1,852 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Luxury Hotel in Queenstown
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Steve R
18 May 2016|
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Response from Jimmy B | Reviewed this property |
Small gym. Should be enough to exercise her knee. In a small building with massage rooms just off the pool area
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"Get a deluxe suite - worth the little extra"
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"All rooms have the same spectacular views."
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"All rooms are very private with an outdoor seating area that is also private"
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"Not necessary to upgrade room"
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