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New York, NY
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You don’t have to be a golfer to love Kauri Cliffs. We non-golfers so much enjoyed our springtime visit a decade ago that we’ve wanted to return ever since, and this year made it happen. The property is strikingly beautiful. Non-golfing guests should definitely take a golf cart to drive the entire course in order to experience its dramatic views....

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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were truly made to feel welcome at this world class lodge. I can't think of a single aspect that I would change. If only we could have stayed there longer! Thanks so much for making it such a special time for us

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Auchterarder, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at all three of the related lodges in New Zealand. Kauri Cliffs was the first and was wonderful. The cottages are stunning - spacious, tastefully decorated and airy and bright. It was so nice to be able to sleep with the windows open and wake up to the sound of birdsong. We were staying on the Ultimate Package...

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Alderley Edge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This Lodge is amazing! We enjoyed 3 nights at Kauri Cliffs, the staff were so lovely and friendly and the food was gorgeous. I don't play golf but I was happy to drive my husband around in the golf buggy because the views were so fabulous. The golf course is supposed to be one of the best in the world...

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Greensboro, North Carolina
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is another sister property of Matakaur Lodge and The Farm at Cape Kidnappers. I'm so glad we were able to stay at all three of these Lodges. They were all fantastic and it was such a wonderful experience. We played golf here and the views were something to behold. The rooms and service is perfect in every way. There...

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Michigan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I think my favorite part was walking to our cottage down a very green foliage path. I could feel myself relax. The amenities in the cottages were wonderful, breakfast and dinner delicious, golf staff couldn't be nicer, and the grounds gorgeous. We were first introduced to the ice cream called Hokey Pokey there. Hated to leave.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When somewhere gets 5 star reviews, your expectations are high and you hope you are not disappointed. We certainly weren't disappointed. From the moment you drive through the gates until you depart, I don't think you could wish for better. The suite was luxurious but quite understated, the food was fabulous, the views, the walks, the golf course - all...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Location, scenery, food, and staff are all top notch. From the moment you arrive and checkin you understand this is a special property. I loved the decor of this hotel, with the whites and pale blues in the main building and the neutral palate in the suites, I felt so relaxed!

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Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed January 16, 2017

An absolutely perfect place in every way! The staff are amazing - so friendly and helpful. The views, the native bush setting and the golf experience add up to a magical experience. Highly recommend to both golfers and non-golfers alike.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed December 30, 2016

Five stars aren't enough for this stunning lodge. We couldn't fault anything. Beautiful room, spectacular location and views, wonderful food and wine. Lodge décor was admirable. Staff brilliant. Special thanks to Valeria and Erin. Unquestionably international top, top quality.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
  • Golf course
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Airport Transportation
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  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
In the far north of New Zealand lies an unspoiled peninsula. High cliffs and a few ranches on this welcoming island which won the hearts of Julian and Josie Robertson. After designing a magnificent 18-hole golf course, the couple created a splendid colonial residence with outlying cottages. Space is the real luxury, the suite an apartment, the bathroom a spa. The epitome of refinement in a distant corner of the world. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Lodge at Kauri Cliffs

Address: Matauri Bay Rd, Matauri Bay, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Matauri Bay
Price Range: $1,281 - $2,987 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Lodge at Kauri Cliffs 5*
Number of rooms: 22
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Also Known As:
Kauri Cliffs Hotel Matauri Bay
Kauri Cliffs Hotel Kerikeri
Kauri Cliffs Kerikeri
The Lodge At Kauri Cliffs New Zealand/Matauri Bay
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