Matakauri Lodge

Lodge Room
Al Fresco Dining
Patio Views
Deluxe Suite
4 Bedroom Cottage
Winter Scene

One of New Zealand's most private and serene vacation retreats, Matakauri Lodge is a unique luxury lodge nestled among bush on the edge of Lake Wakatipu, just 10 minutes drive from Queenstown.

Matakauri Lodge offers luxury New Zealand accommodation, fine dining, superb service and stunning panoramic views. The lodge and its adjoining villas are luxuriously appointed and have been designed to be in harmony with the lakefront environment and surrounding bushland.

Guests can enjoy a variety of facilities including full service luxury spa, swimming pool with spa and a fully equipped fitness centre. Stroll along the lodge walking trails, through native forest to the lakes edge and enjoy stunning views of The Remarkables, Cecil and Walter Peak mountain ranges.


Matakauri Lodge offers accommodation in eleven luxurious guest suites, with eight outlying cottages and three suites located in the main lodge.

All Rooms Feature:

  • Private balcony/patio
  • Fireplace
  • WiFi
  • LCD television
  • Cable channels
  • iPod dock
  • Refrigerator
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Egyptian cotton linens
  • Down duvet
  • Turndown service
  • Private bathroom
  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • Separate shower
  • Day bed
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Desk
  • Free cribs/infant beds available on request
  • Air conditioning
  • Daily housekeeping

Lodge Room: Bedding is 1 Queen Bed

Suite: Bedding is 1 King Bed or 2 Single Beds

Deluxe Suite: Bedding is 1 King Bed or 2 Single Beds

4 Bedroom Cottage: Bedding is 4 King Beds or 8 Single Beds


Perfecting the fine art of the dining experience, the staff at Matakauri Lodge will arrange an elegant setting to suit your mood, be it outside under a majestic sunset accentuated by breathtaking views, by the dining room fireplace, secluded downstairs in our cosy and intimate wine cellar or in the privacy and relaxation of your own suite - the choice is yours and all included!

The exquisitely prepared meals feature a wonderful selection of fresh seasonal products. Award winning local wines compliment the meals. Sumptuous desserts and hearty breakfasts are also trademark house specialties.


  • Bar/lounge
  • Business centre
  • Concierge services
  • Conference space
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Fitness facilities
  • Free WiFi
  • Free breakfast
  • Free reception
  • Free valet parking
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Full-service spa
  • Library
  • Luggage storage
  • Outdoor pool
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Restaurant
  • Sauna
  • Spa tub
  • Tours/ticket assistance

Additional Information

Children: Extra person charges may apply
Check In: 2.00 pm
Check Out: 11.00 am
Address: 569 Glenorchy Road, Closeburn, New Zealand

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