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Te Mata Lodge

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18 Eames Crescent Te Mata Bay, Thames Coast, Thames 3575 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
Kitchenette
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast included
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 4 April 2018

We had an awesome time, from using Te Mata Lodge as our base for visiting Thames and the Coromandel. The kids had at awesome time, from looking for rocks on the river, racing stick boats down the stream, enjoying the kayaks and swimming hole. he...More

Thank LynetteW238
Response from Thames-Coaster, Owner at Te Mata LodgeResponded 6 April 2018

Awesome review... thank you so much for taking time to share your Te Mata Lodge experience!!! Our Lodge on the Thames Coast is definitely a great place to base yourself to experience everything the Coromandel Peninsula has to offer, then return after a half day...More

Reviewed 1 April 2018

It was very easy to use Te Mata Lodge as a base for travel to all the places we wanted to see on the Coromandel Peninsula. And the delightful and serene river / bush setting / playground / communal area of the lodge means that...More

Thank ipitt2018
Response from Thames-Coaster, Owner at Te Mata LodgeResponded 3 April 2018

What a privilege it was for us to host your wonderful family and to observe your love of life, adventure and nature!!! You have definitely set a new bench-mark for our guests by trusting us with 5 nights of your New Zealand holiday. As you...More

Reviewed 16 February 2018

It was lovely to be able to relax for a few days in these peaceful surroundings with my wife. One can feel that is living in the wilderness of NZ without annoying phones and away from work. The sound of the river, the birds, the...More

Thank RicardDelgado
Response from Thames-Coaster, Owner at Te Mata LodgeResponded 19 February 2018

Thanks for your great review. You're absolutely right, we regularly have to "pinch" ourselves to make sure our living here is real! To be within two hours drive of three major cities, and yet feel we're living in another world is extraordinary. We feel very...More

Reviewed 22 January 2018

It was lovely to be able to relax for a few days in these peaceful surroundings. It is lovely to sit on the veranda of our chalet surrounded by lovely hillsides, with just the sound of birdsong. The highlight was watching the fantails hunting for...More

Thank Brenda P
Response from Thames-Coaster, Owner at Te Mata LodgeResponded 24 January 2018

Thanks so much for your lovely review! We're so pleased you loved your stay with us and absolutely delighted that you had some 1st-time experiences on our property... Happy hunting more of those as you travel through NZ. Blessings.

Reviewed 21 January 2018

Thanks Murray, Jovanna and crew for having us for our week long stay. The property is fantastic and you were all friendly and helpful to make our father & son holiday memorable. Murray's local; knowledge was a great help for things to do and routes...More

Thank cleggy2018
Response from Thames-Coaster, Owner at Te Mata LodgeResponded 23 January 2018

Thanks for your generous review. Our pleasure to host you! Awesome to see a father and son spending valuable time together, enjoying each others company, and making long-lasting memories. Look forward to hosting you again next time you visit NZ. Blessings.

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Located in an idyllic valley, bordered by bush and stream, minutes from the coast. Quality reasonably priced accommodation - cabins, cottages and chalets. Quiet and peaceful, no road noise. Swimming, gold ...More panning, rock/gemstone collecting, bush walks, kayaking, glow worm grotto - all free to guests. Friendly owners who are happy to help with trip planning. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Laundry Service
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
7
Price range
US$58 - US$98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Coromandel Peninsula > Thames
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
7
Price range
US$58 - US$98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Coromandel Peninsula > Thames
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TaranjeetK14
11 March 2018|
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Response from Thames-Coaster | Property representative |
Hi There, unfortunately we are already booked up during this time.
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"Ask for a chalet if that is what you wish to have"
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"Don't expect The Carlton, but the rooms are very clean, well appointed for what they are and the beds are..."
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"secluded cabins set in the bush are a must."
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"Lovely for a quiet getaway retreat, but also suitable for the whole family."
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