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We booked the Winter Special offer. One night in the Lodge accommodation with a scrumptious dinner and breakfast. Wonderfully quite and relaxing. The dining room is really cosy. We were sitting in front of the big open fire place the whole afternoon. There are nice...More
Response from Makoura, General Manager at Makoura LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago
Thank you so much for your feedback, glad you had a great, relaxing time.
Thank you for coming to stay! See you next time!
A truly hidden gem in the Manawatu! Drove down from Auckland and never regretted it! Food was great by Chef Kimberly and she gave us 100% of her time and perfect hosting! Enjoyed out time horse tracking! Love the place! Would definitely come back!
Thank Jerry L
Response from Makoura, Manager at Makoura LodgeResponded 27 February 2017
Thank you very much for your review Jerry, it was great to have you here!
We are a family of four, on our first road trip to North Island this late November. So glad to have found Makoura Lodge (on TripAdvisor), and be able to include this amazing place on the itinerary. It nearly didn’t happen! But thank goodness it...More
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Response from Makoura, Manager at Makoura LodgeResponded 14 December 2016
Wow Gwan! Thank you for your lovely, lovely review!! Your family were so welcomed here and was so nice to have guests all the way from Singapore. Thank you for visiting us :) Take care.
My husband and I got married at Makoura Lodge and spent the entire 3rd weekend in September out there with all of our closest friends and family, I can honestly say I don't understand why engaged couples would get married anywhere else. Makoura Lodge, Kimberley,...More
Thank Alice H
Response from Makoura, Manager at Makoura LodgeResponded 4 October 2016
The remote lodge is an impressive wooden building surrounded by a massive estate that begs to be explored. Horse, 4x4, take your pick, you'll want to do it all to see it all. Kimberly and Chris are the loveliest of hosts, taking the time to...More