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Located 2.8 mi (4.5 km) from Matakana Weekend Market, Takatu Lodge and Vineyard is within a 15-minute drive of other popular attractions like Heron's Flight. This 5-star guesthouse has 4 guestrooms and offers conveniences like free breakfast, free in-room WiFi, and free self parking. Omaha Beach Golf Club is also nearby.


Start your day off right with a free full breakfast, served each morning from 8 AM to 10 AM. Entertain your taste buds with a drink at the bar/lounge, or chat with other guests at the free manager's reception.


All 4 soundproofed rooms provide furnished patios, iPod docks, and refrigerators. Guests can stay connected with free WiFi and wired Internet. Bathrooms offer deep soaking tubs, hair dryers, and designer toiletries, and Select Comfort beds with Egyptian cotton sheets ensure a restful night. Coffee makers, free local calls, and ironing boards are other standard amenities.

Property features

Guests of Takatu Lodge and Vineyard enjoy free WiFi in public areas, a library, and express check-in. You can take advantage of free parking, along with an airport shuttle (available 24 hours) for NZD 150 per vehicle one-way. Helpful staff is there to provide tour or ticket assistance, as well as offer insight about the area. Other amenities at this luxury guesthouse include express check-out, a terrace, and laundry facilities.


  • Free full breakfast
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet in rooms and public areas
  • Free parking
  • Bar/lounge

Takatu Lodge and Vineyard

518 Whitmore Road Matakana 0948

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Guests are offered a complimentary breakfast each morning and a complimentary manager's reception is offered on select days. Public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wired and wireless Internet access.

This luxury guesthouse also offers a library, a terrace, and tour/ticket assistance. For a surcharge, a roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) is offered to guests. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Total number of rooms - 4 
  • Library 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Number of floors - 1 
  • Garden 
  • Terrace 
  • Picnic area 
  • Free self parking 
  • Year Built 2005 
  • Free reception 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 3 


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet


Free self parking

Room Amenities

Takatu Lodge and Vineyard offers 4 accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature iPod docking stations and coffee/tea makers. Rooms open to furnished patios. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Select Comfort beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets and premium bedding. This Matakana guesthouse provides complimentary wired and wireless high-speed Internet access.

Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers with deep soaking bathtubs, bathrobes, slippers, and designer toiletries. Business-friendly amenities include desks along with free local calls (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include hair dryers and irons/ironing boards. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily. Amenities available on request include in-room massages.

  • Furnished patio 
  • Soundproofed rooms 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Free local calls 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Turndown service 
  • Free toiletries 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Slippers 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • iPod docking station 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Deep soaking bathtub 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Sleep Number by Select Comfort mattress 
  • Desk 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • HDTV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets 

Where to Eat

A complimentary full breakfast is served each morning between 8 AM and 10 AM. The guesthouse offers a complimentary manager's reception on select days.

Light Supper Platter - Overlooking the ocean and garden, this restaurant serves breakfast only. Reservations are required.

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Rafting nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Helicopter/airplane tours on site 

Spa Services

  • Massages 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Special check-in instructions:

If you are planning to arrive after 7 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.
24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Contact the property in advance to get details.


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

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

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are 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.


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Airport shuttle fee: NZD 150 per vehicle (one-way)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Takatu
  • Takatu Lodge
  • Takatu Lodge & Vineyard
  • Takatu Lodge & Vineyard Matakana
  • Takatu Vineyard
  • Takatu Vineyard Matakana

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 24 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the guesthouse prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Children 14 years old and younger are not permitted at this property. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Qualmark, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.
  • Takatu Lodge and Vineyard is listed in the 2012 Condé Nast Traveler Top 100 List.

1, 2, 3, GO! Promotion

Book a stay in any room or rate category for travel anytime and receive the following:

  • 1st night: A bottle of Takatu’s award-winning wine
  • 2nd night: 2 tickets to the local Brick Bay Sculpture Trail (renowned New Zealand sculptors' works exhibited in a natural bush setting)
  • 3rd night: Hosted by the owners, a complimentary wine tasting of 1 of their award-winning wines, accompanied by an antipasti dish for 2 people
Offer is per room, per stay. Details are provided at check-in. Valid anytime, subject to availability. Other restrictions may apply.

National Rating

Qualmark® assigns an official star rating for accommodations in New Zealand. This Guest & Hosted property is rated 5 stars.

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