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  • Average1%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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Family Rooms
Accessible rooms
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Matuka Lodge is a must stay on your trip to New Zealand. Pete and Jo are the perfect hosts and the location is so beautiful you never want to leave. When we drove up, we had been greeted right away. As we traveled with...More

Thank Wala69
Reviewed 5 June 2018

We (2 couples) stayed here for one night but we wished we had stayed longer. We arrived to a lovely warm welcome and were shown around. Everything was perfect from the log fire in the guest lounge, the view, the home baked goodies, the complimentary...More

Thank Janbru_2310
Reviewed 28 May 2018

This was our second time staying with Jo and Pete at Matuka and it was just as enjoyable as we remembered it. They're wonderful hosts, the view is amazing, and the accommodation is homely and relaxing. Staying with them is like staying with family. Highly...More

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Thank 216phillip
Reviewed 25 May 2018

Upon entering Matuka Lodge you feel as though you have just entered your friend’s beautiful home. Your hosts are so friendly, helpful and we truly enjoyed them. They thought of everything to assist you in having a relaxing time at their home.The scenery from the...More

Thank Susan W
Reviewed 20 May 2018

We spent one night at this gorgeous lodge in a superb setting - the surrounding snow capped peaks and the autumn colours were spectacular. The warm welcome received after a long day on the road made us feel instantly at home. The room was faultless...More

Thank mtjb01
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Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Details
Price range
US$222 - US$319 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$222 - US$319 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (119)
Room & Suite (55)
Dining (7)
Family and Play Areas (4)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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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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"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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"can't go wrong with any room"
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"Only 4 rooms all of which are magical"
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