An extraordinary place. You have to stay here.
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Queenstown, New Zealand
- Alpine lakeside retreat spectacularly situated on Lake Wakatipu
- Serenely beautiful landscapes
- world-class dining experiences with award-winning chefs
Facilities includeAir Con WIFI Air Con Infinity swimming pool Fitness centre Spa & Sauna
- Wine tours
- Fly fishing
- Scenic flights
- Mountain biking
- Adrenalin sports
- Horse-back riding
Seasons in New Zealand
About Matakauri Lodge
As befits the sheer magnificence of this landscape, the lodge experience that awaits you here is exceptional. Guests will enjoy world-class dining experiences, luxurious accommodation, exemplary service and every modern amenity one could wish for. Divine cuisine from award-winning chefs and an exceptional wine selection set a world-class table at Matakauri Lodge, all served before a stunning panorama of alpine lake and rugged mountain peaks.
The main lodge presents stylish and spacious lounge, dining and living areas to relax in, all with enchanting views of Lake Wakatipu. A luxury spa facility, infinity swimming pool and sauna with a modern fitness centre are also on-site for guests to enjoy.
Just twenty minutes from Queenstown Airport and seven minutes from downtown Queenstown, Matakauri Lodge is superbly located on Lake Wakatipu.
How to get there
A 24-hour international from London to Auckland followed by a 1 hour 20 minute flight to Queenstown.
Matakauri Lodge is then located only 20 minutes from Queenstown airport.
When to go
The warmer months in New Zealand are from November to April. This time of year is perfect for outdoor activities in pleasant conditions. The colder months are from June to August. This is the perfect time of year to go skiing.
The risks to health whilst travelling will vary between individuals and many issues need to be taken into account, e.g. activities abroad, length of stay and general health of the traveller. It is recommended that you consult with your General Practitioner or Practice Nurse 6-8 weeks in advance of travel. They will assess your particular health risks before recommending vaccines and /or antimalarial tablets.
Travelling with children
Children are welcome at Matakauri Lodge, however please note there are no specific facilities available for children.
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What happens next?
- One of our experts will reply to you within 12 hours.
- We will customise your requirements with the help of our true expert knowledge.
- We will create the best experience possible at a truly transparent price.