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The Lodge at Kauri Cliffs

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Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

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 3 weeks ago

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.

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed November 30, 2016

Spectacular location and Resort. We definitely will be back and will bring our friends. All facilities were first class. The room was perfect, comfortable, relaxed and beautiful decor. Extremely spacious.

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Naperville, Illinois
Reviewed November 22, 2016

One of the most beautiful, lush, green, environmentally conscious, pampering, homey, spots I have ever stayed at. (besides Cape Kidnappers) What a wonderful experience at the Lodge, grounds, golf course, restaurant.

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Port Macquarie, Australia
Reviewed November 13, 2016

I had read all the reviews - but no words can describe this place, the amazing views, the beautiful room, the tranquility but most importantly the most attentive staff which make every penny spent worthwhile. To mention a few, Erin who made sure I got the chocolate tart recipe when I checked out, Valeria who suggested some amazing wines and...

Mougins, France
Reviewed November 11, 2016

However far away it is, it is worth the effort. Amazing place, amazing setting, great bedroom, great bathroom, great staff, this is a Relais & Chateaux you need to experience. The Bay of Islands is one of the most beautiful places, and The Lodge at Kauri Cliffs matches it perfectly.

Parua Bay, null, New Zealand
Reviewed November 7, 2016

An amazing place with views to die for and such attention to detail. Highly recommended if you like to stay in upmarket accommodation. Staff are extremely welcoming and friendly, rooms are very pleasant and inviting.

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed November 5, 2016

The best service I have ever experienced and I have travelled extensively for work and leisure. A level above others. From the moment we were greeted til we departed we were part of the family and made to feel special. Nothing was too much of a problem and we were sad to leave but we will be back.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed October 31, 2016

From the moment you arrive at the gate and ask to be let in until the time you depart you know you are staying at a exceptional establishment where quiet excellence of service and ambiance is presented with absolute finesse. the relaxed enjoyment of this establishment was very easy to experience and was the reason for the second visit and...

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Burpengary, Australia
Reviewed October 24, 2016

Make sure you play and stay at Kauri Cliffs, it is all of the highest standard. We traveled from Auckland by car staying at Mangawhai on the way North. The second hole from the back tee at Mangawhai G.C. is a great par 4 and will test the best.

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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
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
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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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  • Minibar
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Concierge
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • 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: $1,259 - $2,872 (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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“All are good”
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