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5.0 out of 5

"Facilities: Top of the line; Service: Flawless; Cleanliness: Immaculate; The staff are so very attentive " More

By Mark, from Australia - VIC - Melbourne on Wed 06 Aug 2014

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Hotel Description

A luxury stay in Closeburn awaits you at Matakauri Lodge. You'll be steps from Lake Wakatipu and 4.7 km (2.9 mi) from Crown Range. Highlights at this beach lodge include a full-service spa, a restaurant, and an outdoor swimming pool.

LCD TVs with cable channels are featured in all 16 rooms, and you can enjoy free WiFi, fireplaces, and balconies or patios. Minibars provide refreshments, and room service makes dining in an option. Premium bedding and down comforters invite a comfortable night's sleep, and you'll find nice touches like soaking tubs and bathrobes. IPod docks, DVD players, and separate bathtubs and showers are also available.

A day of pampering at Matakauri Spa can include massages, facials, and body treatments along with access to the sauna and spa tub. For a drink, you can stop by the lodge's own bar/lounge. Enjoy the fitness center, spa tub, and sauna. Business travelers can take advantage of conference space and a business center. Additionally, you'll find free WiFi in public areas, a free manager's reception, and laundry facilities. Free full breakfast is available daily between 7 AM and 9:30 AM. There's also the convenience of free valet parking.

Within a 15-minute drive of this 5-star Closeburn lodge, attractions include Skyline Gondola and Queenstown Gardens.

Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
NZ$3,049* Per night/room 5 Mar. - 6 Mar.

Deluxe Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Room (Lodge)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Cottage, 4 Bedrooms (Owners)

Bed Count 4 King Beds Maximum Occupancy 8 Max

Matakauri Lodge ratings based on 1 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
5.0 out of 5 5.0 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 5.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 5.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 0.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 5.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Matakauri Lodge

Couples (1)
5 out of 5
Pros: Absolutely beautiful location
Cons: Can't think of any faults
Location: Inspiring
Facilities: Top of the line; Service: Flawless; Cleanliness: Immaculate; The staff are so very attentive

Posted by , from Australia - VIC - Melbourne on 6 Aug. 2014

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Property Features

Matakauri Lodge offers its guests a full-service spa, an outdoor pool, and a spa tub. There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Free breakfast is served daily, and guests can also enjoy a free nightly manager's reception. Public spaces have free WiFi. There's an onsite business center. A fitness center, a sauna, and a library are also featured at the luxury Matakauri Lodge. Free self parking and valet parking are available. This 5-star Closeburn lodge is smoke free.

  • 16 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • 4 buildings
  • Full breakfast (free)
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Manager's reception (free)
  • Business facilities
  • Conference space
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Library
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Bellhop
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • DVD player

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking , Free valet parking

Transport

  • Airport: Queenstown (ZQN-Queenstown Intl.) (15.2 km / 9.4 mi)
  • Parking: Free valet parking and self parking

Room Amenities

Matakauri Lodge offers 16 air-conditioned accommodations with fireplaces and iPod docking stations. Rooms open to balconies or patios. Beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets, down comforters, and premium bedding. LCD televisions come with cable channels and DVD players. Coffee/tea makers and minibars are provided. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers with deep soaking bathtubs, bathrobes, slippers, and designer toiletries. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and safes. Additionally, rooms include MP3 docking stations and complimentary bottled water. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.

  • Fireplace
  • Private balcony or patio
  • Deep soaking tub
  • Minibar
  • IPod dock
  • Day bed
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • LCD television
  • Cable channels
  • DVD player
  • Coffee maker
  • Egyptian cotton linens
  • Down blanket
  • Separate shower and tub
  • Cribs (free)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Nightly turndown service
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Designer toiletries
  • Desk
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

Guests are served free full breakfast daily from 7 AM to 9:30 AM. The lodge hosts a free manager's reception daily.

Onsite venue - This restaurant specializes in local cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. A children's menu is available.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Activities

An outdoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a sauna and a fitness center.

Spa Services

  • Sauna in spa
  • Spa tub in spa
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body treatments
  • Facial treatments
  • Massages

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time ends at 9 PM
  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 6 AM - 9 PM.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 6 AM - 9 PM.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Policies

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

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit 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
  • Debit cards not accepted

Hotel Names

  • Matakauri Closeburn
  • Matakauri Lodge Closeburn
  • Matakauri Lodge Lodge
  • Matakauri Lodge Closeburn
  • Matakauri Lodge Lodge Closeburn

You should know

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

  • The property is a member of Relais & Chateaux.

National Rating

Qualmark® assigns an official classification for accommodations in New Zealand. This Lodge property has been awarded the Qualmark® Luxury Lodge classification, and is displayed on this page as 5.0 stars.

Official New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®

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