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The Dunes Golf Resort

Matarangi Drive, RD 2, Matarangi 3592, New Zealand
+64 7-866 5394
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Beautiful property, Great value

Stayed the weekend. Nicely presented 3bdrm villa, two levels sleeps six in a great location by the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Chocfisshh
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Auckland
via mobile
GOLF

Matarangi is a beach side community with about 500 permanent residents,this can swell to over 5000... read more

Reviewed 26 April 2018
Dennis F
,
Auckland, New Zealand
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Perhaps the golf experience of a lifetime, The Dunes Golf Resort Matarangi on the Coromandel Peninsula is a must stop on any golfing holiday in New Zealand. With its spectacular location, lakefront villas, restaurant and bar, The Dunes Golf Resort Matarangi is New zealand's best kept secret.
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“beach side” (2 reviews)
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Matarangi Drive, RD 2, Matarangi 3592, New Zealand
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+64 7-866 5394
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed the weekend. Nicely presented 3bdrm villa, two levels sleeps six in a great location by the Golf course and near the beach. Will stay again.

Thank Chocfisshh
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Reviewed 26 April 2018

Matarangi is a beach side community with about 500 permanent residents,this can swell to over 5000 over the xmas new year period,holidays & weekends can also build up residents. The Dunes is a great asset with the restaurant & excellent 18 hole golf course. There...More

Thank Dennis F
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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Came for a weekend to attend a Wedding. The Chalets are nicely appointed but need some work as they are starting to feel “worn” with missing light fittings, leaking taps etc. Great location on the golf course and close to beach access. Omaras restaurant was...More

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Reviewed 17 March 2018

We stayed for one night, and would have happily stayed for more. We did not use the restaurant as we self-catered. The reception staffer was very friendly and helpful, allowing us a later check out with no fuss. The villa was modern, and with the...More

Thank RichardAJohn
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Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Paid $70 for two “gourmet” burgers and two beers. Chicken burger was just a frozen snitzel patty and fries were over cooked.

Thank Chelsea R
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Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

My friends and I spent a night here during a roadie, it was one of our favourite places throughout the whole trip. The staff were very kind and went above and beyond to return some belongings to us that we accidentally left behind! Thank you...More

Thank Aleisha A
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Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

Apparently the very wet winter knocked the Course around but it is now well on the way to be back in superb condition and the spectacular holes along the estuary & ocean are a great test for all golfers. It’s a must for those who...More

Thank fridge24
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Reviewed 13 August 2017

We stayed for a long weekend in one of the villas overlooking the pond and golf course. So peaceful and quiet with the ducks and bird life. The beautiful safe beach close by and and roaring fire burning in the clubhouse where we had dinner....More

Thank Helen B
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Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

After planning a trip to the Coromandel for months for our anniversary, we were unable to make it due to severe weather conditions including flooding closing the major roads into the Coromandel from Auckland. The Dunes happily postponed our booking for us, no extra charge...More

Thank Dhanniya S
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

We chose this resort for an anniversary celebration. Unfortunately the weather was poor and the golf course was closed for the weekend. The venue is amazing and very relaxing but the accomodation needs upgrading. Our unit (42) leaked during heavy rain and the power kept...More

1  Thank Mark152014
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