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Riverside Matakana

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170 Green Rd, Matakana 0985, New Zealand (Formerly Quest Matakana)
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Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

We were two families of three and we squeezed into one bach to save some dollars. It was perfectly fine - helped by having two bathrooms. Our boys were 12 and you have to leave the doors unlocked at night so they can come in so I would;t feel comfortable with this for younger children - but great for our... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Having left the children for two nights with their Dads, we had a lovely relaxing girls' weekend. The bach was lovely and had everything we needed and the deck overlooked the vines and river. Having a swimming pool and petanque on site was great. Very friendly staff too. Would suit couples or families and I'm sure we'll be back in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

One of the best bachs we stayed in , in our 7 weeks in New Zealand. The Bach had sleeping for 6 , a large sitting area, great kitchen, and a lovely location in vineyard. The resort had a tennis court, kayaks, and swimming pool set along the river. Beds were comfortable,location lent itself to a good nigh sleep.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a repeat visit having stayed here two years ago for a night, this time we stayed for 5 nights. Once again we were very impressed with the size, the cleanliness and the facilities at the Bach. We stayed in a very quiet position (Bach 1). There was plenty of places to visit - vineyards, beautiful walks etc. We... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed here for one night in suite No 11 as part of a one week battery recharging. Upon entering reception we were greeted well and very efficiently checked in and given directions to our suite. The suite is laid out in a very ingenious way in order to provide for a couple or a large family... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The best staff and conference venue we have experienced in the past 10 years. I cannot recommend Riverside strongly enough. If the location and view did not do it for you the food certainly would. Fresh, vibrant, local produce prepared with love. Staff were professional and very accommodating working with all our changes. Definitely 5 stars!

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

It was all so nice and easy to organise a 3 day conference for 20 odd people. Staff were very accommodating and also organised evening meals and transport to and from restaurants. Great location, great food and great service.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

We stayed here with our 3 children over january for a week and enjoyed it so much we went back 2 weeks later! The batches are great! Very clean and very well equipped. The facilities are excellent with a great pool and tennis courts and we had great fun with the kayaks. The staff are very lovely and go out... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015 via mobile

This was our second visit to Riverside Matakana, our previous stay being a year ago. The management team are incredibly welcoming and helpful, with no request being too much trouble. They clearly have a plan to continually improve the facilities and look of the property. Even in the space of a year since our last visit, the developments are evident.... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

What a gorgeous spot! Just a short drive from Auckland and you're in this beautiful rural coastal setting. We went as a family of 9 (parents, children and grandchildren) and rented 2 very comfortable baches for a long weekend. The bach was freshly decorated, well-appointed and attractive. Ours had a bedroom, another double bed in the living area and two... More 

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