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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 Lynette W
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
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
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
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
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
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.
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
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.