Matakauri Lodge

Self Rated: 5.0 out of 5
569 Glenorchy Road, Lake Wakatipu, Closeburn, 9197, New Zealand
5.0 out of 5 rating 6 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 5.0

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Property Details

Property Location

When you stay at Matakauri Lodge in Closeburn, you'll be on a lake, within a 15-minute drive of Lake Wakatipu and Skyline Gondola. This 5-star lodge is 5.4 mi (8.6 km) from Queenstown Gardens and 8 mi (12.9 km) from Shotover Jet.


Make yourself at home in one of the 16 air-conditioned rooms featuring fireplaces and LCD televisions. Your bed comes with down comforters and Egyptian cotton sheets. Rooms have private balconies or patios. Cable programming and iPod docking stations are provided for your entertainment, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected. Private bathrooms with separate bathtubs and showers feature deep soaking bathtubs and designer toiletries.


Relax at the full-service spa, where you can enjoy massages, body treatments, and facials. You're sure to appreciate the recreational amenities, including an outdoor pool, a spa tub, and a sauna. Additional features at this lodge include complimentary wireless Internet access and concierge services.


Satisfy your appetite for lunch, dinner, or brunch at the lodge's restaurant, or stay in and take advantage of the room service (during limited hours). Mingle with other guests at the complimentary reception, held daily. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at the bar/lounge. A complimentary full breakfast is served daily from 7 AM to 9:30 AM.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a business center, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Free valet parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Lake Wakatipu - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Crown Range - 4.7 km / 2.9 mi
Moke Lake - 6.6 km / 4.1 mi
Walter Peak High Country Farm - 7 km / 4.4 mi
Toi o Tahuna - 7.3 km / 4.5 mi
Fear Factory Queenstown - 7.3 km / 4.6 mi
Creative Queenstown Arts & Crafts Market - 7.4 km / 4.6 mi
TSS Earnslaw Steamship - 7.5 km / 4.6 mi
SKYCITY Wharf Casino - 7.5 km / 4.7 mi
Steamer Wharf - 7.5 km / 4.7 mi
CaddyShack City Mini Golf - 7.5 km / 4.7 mi
Queenstown Mall - 7.5 km / 4.7 mi
Church of St Peters - 7.6 km / 4.7 mi
Kiwi and Birdlife Park - 7.7 km / 4.8 mi
Skyline Gondola - 7.7 km / 4.8 mi

The preferred airport for Matakauri Lodge is Queenstown (ZQN-Queenstown Intl.) - 15.2 km / 9.4 mi

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 11am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

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

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

  • -Free self parking
  • -Roll-in shower
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Porter/bellhop
  • -Spa tub
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Conference space
  • -Concierge services
  • -Outdoor pool
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Business center
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Fitness facilities
  • -Free reception
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Terrace
  • -Library
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Full-service spa
  • -Front desk (limited hours)
  • -Free valet parking
  • -Restaurant
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Sauna
  • -Garden