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Makoura Lodge

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Room & Suite (16)
Dining (5)
Overview
736 Makoura Road Rd 1, Apiti 4771 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Restaurant
Room Service
Suites
Bar/Lounge
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Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

We had family members come from far and wide to attend a wedding. Venue was perfect and they even organised the best weather we could ask for!! But seriously- management and staff could not do enough to help. Accommodation rooms were spotlessly clean, comfortable beds,...More

Thank Wayne006
Response from Makoura, Owner at Makoura LodgeResponded 11 October 2018

Hi Wayne We really appreciate you taking the time to review the lodge, wonderful feedback thank you so much. Regards The team at Makoura Lodge

Reviewed 11 June 2018

The first family wedding with the eldest of our five. It was absolutely fantastic. A truely hidden gem. Relaxed, helpful and genuine service without artificial pretentiousness. We were a small wedding party of just around under forty and it felt like an intimate and relaxed,...More

Thank RenatoZ7
Response from Makoura, General Manager at Makoura LodgeResponded 13 June 2018

Thank You very much for this feedback!

Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

Absolutely great experience. We visited for a family wedding. The venue was great, the staff were fantastic and supporting, and the accommodation was very good. It was a bit cold but that was because of the time of visit - the staff provided more heaters...More

Thank ConorS362
Response from Makoura, General Manager at Makoura LodgeResponded 13 June 2018

Thank you very much Conor!

Reviewed 31 May 2018

Family wedding what a delight. The accommodation on arrival is clean presentable and we had an amazing great bed. The shower was awesome with non chlorinated water and a great shower head. It was bitter cold that day and two heaters were supplied; that I...More

Thank Lorna S
Response from Makoura, General Manager at Makoura LodgeResponded 5 June 2018

Well we are so happy to receive this wonderful feedback thank you so much! Your wedding was so happy (we got to see all the laughter on the video). Congratulations again!

Reviewed 5 March 2018

Wonderful location, great setting for outdoor ceremony. Meal was very good, local lamb cooked to perfection.Stayed in unit accommodation which was very comfortable. Full breakfast the following morning very good.

Thank 676beryl
Response from Makoura, Owner at Makoura LodgeResponded 8 March 2018

Thank you for your lovely review! Glad you enjoyed.

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About
Description
Makoura Lodge is located on a farming property at the foothills of the Ruahine Rangers. Everywhere you look there are stunning views- native bush, ranges, waterfalls and rivers. You can't help but relax here. More Makoura Lodge is renowned for outstanding country hospitality and food. We cater for weddings, couples retreats, birthdays, conferences - the lot! There are many activities you can do here from Horse trekking, clay bird shooting, 4WD, massage or just relaxing in front of our open fire with a book. We have 2 self contained cottages and 8 modern units available. At Makoura Lodge our motto is "Nothing is a Problem". Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Room Service
Free Internet
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Conference Facilities
Meeting Rooms
Microwave
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Room types
Suites, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Room types
Suites, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
14
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Manawatu-Wanganui Region > Apiti
Room types
Suites, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
14
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Manawatu-Wanganui Region > Apiti
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Traveller (18)
Room & Suite (16)
Dining (5)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
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Questions & Answers
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Melissa G
21 January 2017|
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Response from Makoura | Property representative |
Hi Melissa It is needed, if you don't have one we provide transport at no extra cost :)
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"I would imagine rooms further away from the hall would be less disturbed by the music."
Lorns1960
30 May 2018
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"Spa units are relaxing with great views of the ranges"
Pauline1005
17 Dec 2015
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