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Matuka Lodge

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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Accessible rooms
5.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 7 December 2017

At Matuka Lodge, Peter & Jo take such good care of you. The property is right on a pond with a stream flowing through it. From the deck and patios you can see the ducks swimming with the mountain ranges as your background. The room...More

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Reviewed 4 December 2017

Very pleasant hosts. The rooms are private and comfortable, overlooking a duck pond, with views of the mountains. Less than 1 hour away from Mount Cook. The living room and library are very cozy places to relax with a glass of wine or a cup...More

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Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

We have been in NZ a month now driving both the north & south islands. We stayed here 2 nights at the end of our stay, and I wish we could’ve stayed longer! We stayed in various places from motor lodges to luxury homes, and...More

1  Thank hippychick925
Reviewed 24 November 2017

Surrounded by a beatiful garden and view of the mountains, Matuka Lodge was the perfect location to base ourselves to experience the area. From the moment we arrived Jo made us feel so welcome. Both her and Peter's hospitality was exceptional. Our room had a...More

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1  Thank fossumsusan
Reviewed 19 November 2017

We were lucky enough to have two nights at Matuka Lodge and wish we could have had more. The location is simply gorgeous and peaceful with stunning views out to the mountains, yet only a very short drive to Twizel, and so many attractions within...More

1  Thank 973hilarys
Response from OwnerMatukaLodge, Owner at Matuka LodgeResponded 24 November 2017

Well we were so lucky to meet you to! thank you for coming our way and making the most of your time in the area. Hope you enjoyed your time up north and all went well thank you for writing the review we so appreciate...More

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Travellers' Choice
2017 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
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Air Conditioning
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Price range
USD 239 - USD 316 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Price range
USD 239 - USD 316 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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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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