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5-star Matauri Bay lodge with golf course

Popular property highlights

Breakfast included
Free valet parking
Free WiFi
Restaurant
Indoor pool

Location

Situated near the beach, this luxury lodge is 2.6 mi (4.2 km) from Matauri Bay Beach and within 6 mi (10 km) of Cavalli Islands and Rainbow Warrior Memorial.

Property Features

Pamper yourself with a visit to Kauri Cliffs's full-service spa, practice your swing on the golf course, or catch some rays at the nearby beach.

Room Amenities

All 24 rooms boast fireplaces and deep soaking tubs, along with comforts like Egyptian cotton sheets and down comforters. Guests will also find free WiFi, balconies or patios, and iPod docks.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Hotel Policies

Payment types

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • A late check-out fee will be charged

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 6:00 AM

Check-in time ends at 9:00 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be 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

This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted

Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted. For guests' safety, the property includes a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests. Staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Contactless check-out is available. Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.

Service animals are allowed

Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions

Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly

Temperature checks are available to guests

Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F

Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Contactless check-out is available

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Staff wears personal protective equipment

Security system

Protective clothing is available to guests

Masks are available to guests

Debit cards not accepted

Gloves are available to guests

No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas

Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Property does not follow sanitization practices of any association

Staffed front desk

Social distancing measures are not in place

Contactless check-in is not available

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

Guests will receive an email with special check-in instructions

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures

Individually-wrapped food options are available

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast

Individually-wrapped food options are available for lunch

Individually-wrapped food options are available for dinner

Individually-wrapped food options are available through room service

No gap period between guest stays

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

We should mention

Reservations are required for golf tee times. Reservations can be made by contacting the lodge prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

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.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

Staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Contactless check-out is available.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.

Hotel Names

  • Kauri Cliffs
  • Kauri Cliffs Hotel
  • Kauri Cliffs Hotel Matauri Bay
  • Kauri Cliffs Matauri Bay
  • Kauri Cliffs Hotel Kerikeri
  • Kauri Cliffs Kerikeri
  • The Lodge At Kauri Cliffs New Zealand/Matauri Bay
  • Kauri Cliffs Lodge Matauri Bay
  • Kauri Cliffs Lodge
  • Kauri Cliffs Lodge
  • Kauri Cliffs Matauri Bay
  • Kauri Cliffs Lodge Matauri Bay

Awards & Affiliations

The property is a member of Relais & Chateaux.

National Rating

Qualmark® assigns an official classification for accommodations in New Zealand. This Boutique & Lodge property has been awarded the Qualmark® Luxury Lodge classification, and is displayed on this page as 5.0 stars.

Official New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®

Hotel Amenities

Property Features

In addition to a full-service spa, Kauri Cliffs features a golf course and outdoor tennis courts. The lodge offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning as well as a complimentary manager's reception. Wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Business-related amenities at this 5-star property consist of a business center and a meeting room. This Colonial lodge also offers an outdoor pool, an indoor pool, and a spa tub. Complimentary uncovered self parking and valet parking are available on site.

Kauri Cliffs is a smoke-free property.

  • Library
  • Picnic area
  • Bar/lounge
  • Elevator
  • Fitness facilities
  • Full-service spa
  • Indoor pool
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Conference space
  • Free breakfast
  • Business center
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Uncovered parking
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Restaurant
  • Meeting rooms
  • Year Built - 2001
  • Free self parking
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free WiFi
  • Sauna
  • Free valet parking
  • Outdoor pool
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Smoke-free property
  • Spa services on site
  • Free reception
  • Terrace
  • Luggage storage
  • Conference center
  • Outdoor tennis courts - 2
  • Reception hall
  • Laundry facilities
  • Spa tub
  • Infinity pool
  • Total number of rooms - 24
  • One meeting room
  • Number of floors - 3
  • Number of buildings/towers - 13
  • Golf course on site
  • Garden
  • Tennis on site
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Pro shop

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Outdoor pool
  • Indoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Outdoor tennis courts - 2
  • Laundry facilities
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)

Room Amenities

Kauri Cliffs offers 24 accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature fireplaces and iPod docking stations. Rooms open to balconies or patios. Beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets, down comforters, and premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms. Coffee/tea makers and minibars (stocked with some free items) are provided. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers with deep soaking bathtubs, bathrobes, slippers, and designer toiletries. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, safes, and phones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and irons/ironing boards. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily. Amenities available on request include hair dryers.

  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Television
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Phone
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • Iron/ironing board
  • In-room safe
  • Fireplace
  • Ceiling fan
  • Designer toiletries
  • Desk
  • Premium bedding
  • Turndown service
  • Free bottled water
  • Premium TV channels
  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Slippers
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Hair dryer (on request)
  • Flat-panel TV
  • Free WiFi
  • Down comforter
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets
  • iPod docking station
  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • Balcony or patio
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Minibar (stocked, some free items)
  • Electric kettle
  • Towels provided
  • Bedsheets provided
  • Number of bathrooms - 1
  • Wardrobe or closet

Parking

Free self parking , Free valet parking

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Food & Drink

A complimentary full breakfast is served each morning between 7 AM and 10:30 AM. A complimentary manager's reception is offered each day.

Main Dining Room - Overlooking the ocean and golf course, this restaurant specializes in local cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. A children's menu is available. Reservations are required.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Spa Services

Kauri Cliffs Spa has massage/treatment rooms. Services include facials, body treatments, and manicures and pedicures. The spa is equipped with a sauna and a spa tub.

The spa is open daily.

  • Sauna in spa
  • Spa tub in spa
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body treatments
  • Facial treatments
  • Massages

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Stair-free path to entrance
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility
  • Valet for wheelchair-equipped vehicle
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible spa
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool

Nearby Activities

Guests can play rounds at the 18-hole golf course and enjoy other recreation facilities including 2 outdoor tennis courts. An indoor pool, an outdoor pool, and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a sauna and a fitness center.

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