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395 Glen Lyon Road, Twizel 7944 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Accessible rooms
5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago

When we are asked about our favourite part of our 2 week trip, our answer is this place. It’s flawless. We had a wonderful time and miss it dearly. Highly recommended. The toiletries are great, comfy beds, hot water, delicious breakfast, and an incredible view....More

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Thank ErinWakefield
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As foreigners having traveled the entirety of New Zealand there is no other place we would love to live. Matuka Lodge defines the word superb. Our hosts Jo and Pete immediately made you feel at home. Their attention to detail was faultless. The accommodation exceeded...More

Thank pbsymonds
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A very comfortable stay in a peaceful location just west of Twizel. Personable and very welcoming hosts. We were breaking a drive from Queenstown to Christchurch and enjoyed an afternoon relaxing in our north-facing room with a view across the pond (complete with ducks) to...More

Thank 777Gus
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is an experience well worth the little extra price...rooms, views, location, ambience, sheer quality.....and a superb breakfast laid on. There is a small sharing element with other guests present but this is part of the charm. Do go!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If we could give 6 or more stars we would. This gem of a place was like a dream. From the warm welcome to super comfy amenities....whirlpool...heated bed...view .. Wish we would have booked more than one night.

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Discover the magic of Matuka Lodge, situated in a tranquil rural setting, 3km from Twizel, gateway to Mt Cook National Park, halfway between Christchurch and Queenstown. Choose from one of our four luxurious king ...More rooms, each with a stunning mountain view, and enjoy 5 star comfort in a casually elegant atmosphere. An exceptional experience awaits you at Matuka Lodge. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Golf Course
Laundry Service
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
4
Price range
US$213 - US$312 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Mackenzie District > Twizel
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
4
Price range
US$213 - US$312 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Mackenzie District > Twizel
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Traveller (123)
Room & Suite (56)
Dining (7)
Family and Play Areas (4)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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Nearby AttractionsSee all 24 attractions in Twizel
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Questions & Answers
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Stuti N
20 August 2018|
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Response from 73Sharon | Reviewed this property |
Sorry don’t think Jo takes kids - its a grown up retreat very tranquil
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Mazzeratti-51
22 October 2014|
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Response from OwnerMatukaLodge | Property representative |
Hello and thank you for your question.We only provide a full breakfast as we have two excellent restaurants 3km away in Twizel for lunch and dinner.The restaurants are Shawtys and Poppies and both have web sites that you can... More
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"all top class"
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"They are all great with spectacular views"
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"take the upper designation"
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"Have a very wet unpleasant cold day like we did and stay in your room or the lodge by the fire and relax and..."
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