Set on the banks of stunning Lake Wakatipu, Matakauri Lodge is just seven minutes from the resort town of Queenstown. With luxurious accommodation, delicious food, spa and swimming pool, it's an elegant place to relax, and a huge range of outdoor activities are available right on your doorstep.
Matakauri Spa is a gorgeous place to relax, with uninterrupted views to Lake Wakatipu and Cecil Peak. Here you can choose from a range of holistic treatments including massages, facials, manicures, pedicures and body treatments, all of which can be personalised to suit your individual requirements. Signature treatments include the Aromasoul Body Scrub, which begins with a welcome foot ritual and herbal tea before exfoliation with a coconut shell, rice, olive and mother of pearl scrub before an application of a nourishing body balm.
There are 12 suites in total, four within the main lodge and eight tucked away within the surrounding forest. Each has a private porch, bedroom with sitting area and open fireplace, luxurious bathroom, television, DVD player and safe. The Matakauri Owner's Cottage is perfect for families and groups of friends, offering accommodation for up to eight guests, and boasts open fireplaces, large bathrooms with stunning views from the bathtubs and a private hot tub on the main balcony.
You'll want to explore this glorious natural landscape, and you'll find a huge range of ways to do so, from horse-riding to quad-biking to kayaking. Wine tours are another popular option. Within the Lodge itself, you can work out in the fitness centre, take a dip in the infinity pool or relax in the Jacuzzi.
The restaurant here serves modern New Zealand cuisine, showcasing local seasonal produce with clean, fresh flavours. Room service and private dining are available on request.
Glenorchy RoadPo Box 888