100.0% Based on 93 reviews TripAdvisor Traveller Rating 5 out of 5

Enter dates to see availability

Hotel Description

A luxury stay in Matakana awaits you at Takatu Lodge and Vineyard, a recipient of the prestigious Conde Nast Top 100 List award in 2012. You'll be 4.5 km (2.8 mi) from Matakana Weekend Market and 7.6 km (4.7 mi) from Heron's Flight. Highlights at this B&B include free daily breakfast, free self parking and a bar/lounge.

You can enjoy free WiFi, free wired Internet, and furnished patios, featured in all 4 soundproofed rooms. Nice touches to enhance your stay include soaking tubs and bathrobes, while Select Comfort beds and premium bedding invite a good night's rest. Additionally, iPod docks, fridges and separate bathtubs and showers are available.

The restaurant, Light Supper Platter, is open for breakfast. Additionally, you'll find free WiFi in public areas, a free manager's reception and laundry facilities. Free full breakfast is available daily between 8 AM and 10 AM. There's also the convenience of an airport shuttle.

Places within a 15-minute drive of this 5-star Matakana B&B include Omaha Beach Golf Club and Warkworth Golf Club.

Premium Suite 3

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Premium Suite 4

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Premium Suite 2

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Reviews from Trip Advisor

Trip Advisor aggregated rating

100.0% of guests recommend out of 93 reviews


About the Takatu Lodge and Vineyard

Location 518 Whitmore Road, Matakana, 0948

Property Features

You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Free breakfast is served daily, and guests can also enjoy a free manager's reception. Public spaces have free WiFi and wired Internet. A library, a terrace, and tour or ticket assistance are also featured at the luxury Takatu Lodge and Vineyard. A round-trip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) is available for a fee. Self parking is free.

  • 1 floor
  • 4 guestrooms or units
  • 3 buildings
  • Built in 2005
  • Full breakfast (free)
  • Bar or lounge
  • Manager's reception (free)
  • Self-service laundry
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Car service
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Library
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Fireplace in lobby


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet


Free self parking


  • Airport: Auckland (AKL-Auckland Intl.) (91.1 km / 56.6 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Takatu Lodge and Vineyard offers 4 forms of accommodation which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature iPod docking stations and coffee/tea makers. Rooms open to furnished patios. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Select Comfort beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets and premium bedding. This Matakana bed & breakfast provides complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Bathrooms include a separate bath and shower with a deep soaking bath, a complimentary bathrobe, complimentary slippers and designer toiletries. Business-friendly amenities include desks along with free local calls (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include a hairdryer and an iron/ironing board. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis. Amenities available on request include in-room massages.

  • Private patio (furnished)
  • Select Comfort beds
  • Deep soaking tub
  • iPod dock
  • HD television
  • Fridge
  • Coffee maker
  • Egyptian cotton linens
  • Separate shower and tub
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Nightly turndown service
  • Local calls (free)
  • Massage in room (surcharge)
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Designer toiletries
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Sound-insulated rooms
  • Exterior corridor access
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Unique furnishings
  • Unique decor

Food & Drink

Guests are served a free full breakfast daily from 8 AM to 10 AM. The bed & breakfast hosts a free manager's reception on selected days.

Light Supper Platter – Overlooking the ocean and garden, this restaurant only serves breakfast.Reservations are required.

Spa Services

  • Massages

Hotel Policies


  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Special check-in instructions:

If you are planning to arrive after 7 PM, please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

24-hour airport shuttle service is available upon request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Guests arriving after 7 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Airport transport is offered on request 24 hours a day. Fees may apply. Please make arrangements in advance by contacting the property.


  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children 14 and younger are not allowed at this property. All guests older than 14 are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.


  • No pets allowed


Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant beds) available


Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: NZD 150 per vehicle (one-way)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Takatu
  • Takatu Lodge
  • Takatu Lodge & Vineyard
  • Takatu Lodge & Vineyard Matakana
  • Takatu Vineyard
  • Takatu Vineyard Matakana
  • Takatu Lodge Vineyard Matakana
  • Takatu Lodge Vineyard Matakana
  • Takatu Vineyard Matakana
  • Bed & breakfast Takatu Lodge and Vineyard Matakana
  • Matakana Takatu Lodge and Vineyard Bed & breakfast
  • Bed & breakfast Takatu Lodge and Vineyard
  • Takatu Lodge Vineyard
  • Takatu Vineyard
  • Takatu Lodge and Vineyard Matakana

You should know

  • Takatu Lodge and Vineyard offers transfers from the airport (fees may apply). Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation 24 hours prior to arrival with your arrival details.
  • Reservations are needed for massage services and spa treatments. For reservations, contact the bed & breakfast before arrival using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Children 14 years old and younger aren't allowed at this property.
  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.

Awards & Affiliations

Green/Sustainable Property
This property participates in Qualmark, a programme that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: The Environment, the community, the cultural heritage and the local economy.

  • Takatu Lodge and Vineyard is listed in the 2012 Condé Nast Traveller Top 100 List.

National Rating

Qualmark® assigns an official star rating for accommodation in New Zealand. This Guest & Hosted property has been rated 5 stars.

Official New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.