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The Lodge at Kauri Cliffs



The Lodge at Kauri Cliffs


Insider Tip

Guests can enjoy private picnic lunches at several scenic sites around the property including secluded beaches and waterfalls.

Hotel Overview

Coastal retreat
Set on 6,000 acres near Matauri Bay, this boutique North Island resort offers panoramic views of the Pacific Ocean, Cape Brett, and Cavalli Islands.
Fireplaces, Internet
All 22 suites offer views of the golf course and ocean; amenities include fireplaces, DVD/CD players, and complimentary wireless Internet access.
Fitness center, pool
The resort features a golf course, spa, fitness center, and infinity pool. Breakfast, dinner, and pre-dinner drinks and canapés are included in the room rate.

Amenity highlights:

The on-site championship golf course features fifteen ocean view holes, six of which are located along a dramatic seaside cliff. Other activities include tennis, mountain biking, nature walks, and sea kayaking. After a day of activities, guests can unwind with a treatment at the spa such as the Zen Green Tea Massage, the Sea Shell Essence Facial, or the Kiwi Mud Wrap (surcharge).

What to expect:

Opened in 2001, this boutique resort centers around a colonial-style lodge with open fireplaces, European antiques, and local artwork. Spacious guest suites are located in cottages on the edge of a native forest. Upscale yet unpretentious, the resort attracts couples, families, golfers, and nature enthusiasts seeking a relaxed New Zealand vacation.




KKE - Kerikeri



Property Amenities

Set on 6,000 acres overlooking the Pacific Ocean, this North Island resort is () from the Kerikeri Airport. The on-site spa features a sauna, spa tub, heated indoor lap pool, and treatment rooms that open onto private outdoor relaxation areas with fireplaces. The adjacent fitness center includes cardio machines and free weights. Other on-site facilities include two tennis courts, three private beaches, and an outdoor infinity pool and spa tub. Amenities at this New Zealand hotel include a business center, complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and room service (limited hours). Parking is complimentary.The amenities listed below are available on site; fees may apply:

  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Bar/lounge
  • Beauty services
  • Business center
  • Complimentary breakfast


Extra person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
There are no room charges for children 4 and younger when staying in the same room as their parents or guardians and using existing bedding.
Rollaway beds and cribs (infant beds) may be available and should be requested at the time of booking; fees may apply.
Photo identification and credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in, cannot be guaranteed, and may incur additional charges.


Main Dining Room
Offers a Continental buffet and hot à la carte selections for breakfast and à la carte menus for lunch and dinner. Dinner menu changes nightly and highlights fresh local produce, seafood, and New Zealand lamb and beef. Also offers a complimentary cocktail hour with hot and cold hors d'oeuvres. Dress code: men are required to wear jackets during cocktail hour and dinner.


This New Zealand resort features a par 72 championship golf course designed by David Harman. Fifteen holes have ocean views including six that are set on a seaside cliff. The golf complex also offers a practice range, putting greens, and a golf shop. Other on-site recreational opportunities include tennis, mountain biking, nature walks, sea kayaking, and land-based fishing. Activities near the resort include scenic helicopter tours, sailing excursion, horse riding, and scuba diving (surcharges apply). The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.
  • Basketball
  • Bird watching
  • Fishing
  • Golf - driving range
  • Golfing
  • Helicopter/airplane sightseeing
  • Hiking/biking trails
  • Horse riding/rental
  • Mountain biking
  • Parasailing
  • Pilates classes/instruction
  • Scuba diving
  • Tennis
  • Yoga classes/instruction