Matakana Accommodation; Top 5 holiday stays
The Matakana Coast is a perfect destination for locals and tourists to visit. Easily accessible and only 1-hour drive from Auckland CBD. The area offers pristine beaches, vineyards, farmers’ markets and boutique shops and eateries. With so much to do it is worth staying a night or two and there are plenty of Matakana accommodation options to choose from. Whether you are looking for a family stay, romantic getaway or group stay, there are plenty of choices.
Here is a list of the top five holiday stays for Matakana accommodation.
1. Pakiri Beach Holiday Park
Perfect Matakana accommodation for family trips and campers.
Set on 14km of pristine white sand Parkiri Beach Holiday Park is great for families and groups. There are plenty of accommodation options, from beachside cottages, to family cabins and camping sites.
This site is very popular in summer with families and large groups. Their campsite has plenty of amenities perfect for family trips. There is no need to worry as there are plenty of activities to entertain little ones with the park playground, games room and water sports. Plus, kitchen, laundry and a convenient park store for essentials.
2. The Green Tent
For something a little different for a couple’s staycation
Located on a private property, The Green Tent is a self-contained unit that is perfect for couples looking for an escape from the city. This beautifully spacious 7m diameter Mongolian-style yurt is cosy and thoughtfully designed. Adjacent to the yurt, guests will have access to their own private kitchen and outdoor bath. Other features include a generous covered deck, where guests can relax or enjoy a meal together. The accommodation is located close to the Matakana Village, where there are plenty of shopping and dining opportunities.
3. Tepee Matakana
The ‘insta’ worthy Matakana Accommodation
If you like the idea of camping but are not willing to compromise on modern comforts? Tepee Matakana is your answer. On the property, there are three tepee sites connected by wooden walkways. The interior of each glamping tent is fitted out with quality beds, duvets and pillows, cotton linen, shower towels and fairy lights. Also, each tepee has it’s own private balcony with deck chairs. The shared facilities include bathrooms and an outdoor space with fire pit, lounge chairs and picnic table. Surrounded by pine and native trees, the guests are allowed to unwind and re-connect with nature. It is a stunning set up that is incredibly photogenic to spice up your social feed.
4. Woodhouse Mountain Lodge
Secluded and remote, escape to the rural mountainside of Matakana
Drive out into the Matakana hinterland and you will find Woodhouse Mountain lodge located on 100 acres of private land known as Kourawhero Estate. Each villa offers a comfortable lounge and study area, gas fire, outdoor seating area and high-quality bedding to ensure a deep and restful night’s sleep. To offer a full unplugged experience, the villas are TV and Wi-Fi free, enabling you to relax in your personal suite and enjoy the serenity of the surroundings. But you will not have to look far for activities as their facilities include a restaurant, outdoor pool, sauna, day spa treatments, cocktail bar and extensive grounds to explore.
5. Matakana Estate Lodge
The ultimate luxury group accommodation in Matakana
Located on a vineyard, Matakana Estate Lodge is a perfect place to stay in Matakana for groups and families. It is situated on an expansive private lot with stunning views of the Matakana Valley and vineyards. The lodge can sleep 8-10 guests, with 4 bedrooms, a fully functional kitchen, an indoor swimming pool, a media room and plenty of indoor and outdoor lounge areas. The lodge is luxuriously furnished and located only minutes away from the Matakana Village and Warkworth town centre. The entire lodge is hired out exclusively so the guests can spend quality time with loved ones. It is a great option for celebrations and special occasions with options for private dining.
There are plenty of options when it comes to Matakana accommodation. Matakana Estate Lodge excels in providing comfort and privacy. Which makes it the perfect place to stay with family and friends. There are seasonal packages all year round. Book your stay today.