Matakauri is proud to work with our luxury partners, in the promotion and marketing of our 5-star luxury New Zealand spa resort.
At Matakauri we have joined forces to enhance both services and facilities to our customers. As a guest, you can expect only the most outstanding service and accommodation during your stay.
Our sister property, Cape Kidnappers, is located in the Hawke's Bay region close to Napier, New Zealand. Cape Kidnappers is one of the most awarded luxury golf and spa resorts in New Zealand. The lodge affords spectacular 180-degree views of the Ocean and is home to a par 72 championship golf course. Cape Kidnappers luxury lodge is also a member of Relais & Chateaux, an exclusive collection of the finest hotels and gourmet restaurants in the world.
Our sister property, Kauri Cliffs, is located close to Matauri Bay in Northland, New Zealand. Kauri Cliffs is one of the most awarded luxury boutique golf and spa resorts in New Zealand. The lodge affords spectacular 180-degree views of the Pacific Ocean and is home to a par 72 championship golf course, designed and built by David Harman. Kauri Cliffs luxury lodge is also a member of Relais & Chateaux, an exclusive collection of the finest hotels and gourmet restaurants in the world.
Relais & Châteaux
Relais & Châteaux is an exclusive collection of 500 of the finest hotels and gourmet restaurants in 56 countries. Established in France in 1954, the Association’s mission is to spread its unique art de vivre across the globe by selecting outstanding properties with a truly unique character. Furthermore, Relais & Châteaux is also a family of hoteliers and Grands Chefs from all over the world who share a passion for and a personal commitment to ensuring their guests are privy to moments of exceptional harmony. To choose Relais & Châteaux is to experience an unforgettable celebration of the senses. From the vineyards in Napa Valley, to the beaches in Bali, from the olive trees in Provence to the lodges in South Africa, Relais & Châteaux offers a chance to explore the Route du Bonheur and discover a special place in a variety of destinations.
Andrew Harper Collection
Matakauri Lodge is a proud member of THE HARPER COLLECTION - A compilation of the Best Hotels and Restaurants in the World. The Harper Collection was inspired by Andrew Harper’s wish to establish the ultimate compilation of the world’s most distinctive properties. The original “black book” of luxury travel, this leather-bound guide collects more than 900 of Andrew Harper’s favorite hotels and hideaways worldwide. Pages provide you with an informed and idiosyncratic perspective on the best hotels in the world.
Global Black Book
Global Black Book is your portal to a world of luxury travel and lifestyle intelligence. Our blog is a trusted source, introducing you to unforgettable places, unique experiences, and exceptional people. Connect with our carefully selected partners and meet our Travel Concierge at www.globalblackbook.com. We are dedicated to taking care of all your travel needs, creating memorable experiences, and helping you enjoy life at its best.
Five Star Alliance
Matakauri Lodge is a proud member of Five Star Alliance Hotels, a collection of the worlds finest hotels and resorts throughout the world. When staying at an approved Five Star Alliance Hotel you can be assured of simply the finest hospitality experience.
Luxury Lodges of New Zealand
As a member of the Luxury Lodges of New Zealand, Matakauri Lodge's hospitality extends to offering unique experiences, with individual value-added features. Enjoy personally guided tours of the vineyard or farmland, indulgent spa treatments, helicopter adventures and great recreational facilities. The local knowledge of Matakauri's hosts and staff ensures you will enjoy the best of the beautiful New Zealand environment.
Virtuoso® is a network of the world’s finest travel agencies, with knowledgeable advisors who draw upon first-hand experience to craft the perfect vacation for you. Virtuoso affiliated travel advisors have global connections with the best hotels, cruise lines, airlines and tour companies. For you, this means access to exclusive travel offers only available through Virtuoso, along with your best value for the money. That’s the Virtuoso difference.
Kiwi Collection is the world's largest independent luxury hotel reviewer, your premier source for finding and booking the very best hotels in over 140 countries. We bring you the best rates at the world's best hotels.
Mr & Mrs Smith
A hotel in the Mr & Mrs Smith collection not only has to have an unmatched ambience and hit the right style notes, it has to tick our ‘certain something’ box: the welcome should be warm, without fuss or formality; rooms should be seductive and supplied with thoughtful extras; drinks must be perfectly mixed and dinners delicious; and, crucially, the stay must be memorable for all the right reasons.