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98.0% Based on 299 reviews TripAdvisor Traveller Rating 5 out of 5

Hotel Description

A luxury stay in Closeburn awaits you at Matakauri Lodge. You'll be steps from Lake Wakatipu and 4.7 km (2.9 mi) from Crown Range. Highlights at this beach lodge include a full-service spa, a restaurant and an outdoor swimming pool.

LCD TVs with cable channels are featured in all 16 rooms, and you can enjoy free WiFi, fireplaces and balconies or patios. Minibars provide refreshments, and room service makes dining in an option. Premium bedding and down comforters welcome you to a good night's rest, and other nice touches include soaking tubs and bathrobes. IPod docks, DVD players and separate bathtubs and showers are also available.

A day of pampering at Matakauri Spa can include massages, facials and body treatments along with access to the sauna and spa tub. For a drink, you can stop by the lodge's own bar/lounge. Enjoy the fitness centre, spa tub and sauna. Conference space and a business centre are among the business amenities offered. Added amenities include free WiFi in public areas and a free manager's reception. Each morning free full breakfast is offered between 7 AM and 9:30 AM. There's also the convenience of free valet parking.

Attractions within a 10-minute drive of this 5-star Closeburn lodge include Skyline Gondola and Queenstown Gardens.

Room (Lodge)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$1,315 per night

Deluxe Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Cottage, 4 Bedrooms (Owners)

Bed Count 4 King Beds Maximum Occupancy 8 Max

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Property Features

Matakauri Lodge offers its guests a full-service spa, an outdoor pool, and a spa tub. There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Free breakfast is served daily, and guests can also enjoy a free nightly manager's reception. WiFi is free in public spaces. You'll find a business centre on site. A fitness centre, a sauna, and a library are also featured at the luxury Matakauri Lodge. Valet parking is free. This 5-star Closeburn lodge is smoke free.

  • 16 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • 4 buildings
  • Full breakfast (free)
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Manager's reception (free)
  • Business facilities
  • Conference space
  • Dry cleaning
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Library
  • Bellhop
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Property
  • Outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • DVD player

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free valet parking

Transport

  • Airport: Queenstown (ZQN-Queenstown Intl.) (15.2 km / 9.4 mi)
  • Parking: Free valet parking

Room Amenities

Matakauri Lodge offers 16 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with fireplaces and iPod docking stations. Rooms open to balconies or patios. Beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets, down comforters and premium bedding. LCD televisions come with cable channels and DVD players. Coffee/tea makers and minibars are provided. Bathrooms include a separate bath and shower with a deep soaking bath, a complimentary bathrobe, complimentary slippers and designer toiletries. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and safes. Additionally, rooms include MP3 docking stations and complimentary bottles of water. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis.

  • Fireplace
  • Private balcony or patio
  • Deep soaking tub
  • Minibar
  • iPod dock
  • Day bed
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • LCD television
  • Cable channels
  • DVD player
  • Coffee maker
  • Egyptian cotton linens
  • Down blanket
  • Separate shower and tub
  • Cribs (free)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Nightly turndown service
  • Hairdryer
  • Safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Designer toiletries
  • Desk
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

Guests are served a free full breakfast daily from 7 AM to 9:30 AM. The lodge hosts a free manager's reception daily.

On-site venue – This restaurant specialises in local cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner. A children's menu is available.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Activities

An outdoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a sauna and a fitness centre.

Spa Services

  • Sauna in spa
  • Spa tub in spa
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body treatments
  • Facial treatments
  • Massages

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time ends at 9 PM
  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 6 AM - 9 PM.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 6 AM - 9 PM.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available

Hotel Names

  • Matakauri Lodge Closeburn
  • Matakauri Closeburn

You should know

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

  • The property is a member of Relais & Chateaux.

National Rating

Qualmark® assigns an official classification for accommodation in New Zealand. This Lodge property has been awarded the Qualmark® Luxury Lodge classification, which is displayed on this page as 5.0 stars.

Official New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®