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Kauri Cliffs

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Beach nearby
Beach nearby
Beach nearby
Indoor pool, outdoor pool

Overview of Kauri Cliffs

Kauri Cliffs

5 out of 5

5.0/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 5.0/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Spa
  • Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Temperature checks
139 Tepene Tablelands Road, Matauri Bay, 0478

Explore the area

  • AirportKerikeri (KKE-Bay of Islands)31 min drive
  • Popular LocationPaihia Wharf43 min drive
  • Popular LocationPaihia Beach43 min drive
  • Popular LocationKarikari Peninsula54 min drive

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About this area

Matauri Bay

Located in Matauri Bay, Kauri Cliffs is near the beach. Kerikeri Mission House and Stone Store are local landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Takou Bay and Matauri Bay Beach.

What's nearby

  • Matauri Bay Beach - 7 min drive
  • Rainbow Warrior Memorial - 12 min drive
  • Paihia Wharf - 43 min drive
  • Paihia Beach - 43 min drive
  • Karikari Peninsula - 54 min drive

Getting around

  • Kerikeri (KKE-Bay of Islands) - 31 min drive

Restaurants

  • Main Dining Room — 1 min walk

About this property

Kauri Cliffs

5-star beach lodge with a full-service spa
Pamper yourself with a visit to Kauri Cliffs's full-service spa, practise your swing on the golf course or catch some rays at the nearby beach. All 24 rooms boast fireplaces and deep soaking bathtubs, along with comforts such as Egyptian cotton sheets and down comforters. Guests will also find free WiFi, balconies or patios and iPod docking stations.
Kauri Cliffs offers 24 forms of accommodation 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 a separate bath and shower with a deep soaking bath, bathrobes, slippers and designer toiletries.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, safes and telephones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottles of water and an iron/ironing board. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis. Amenities available on request include hairdryers.

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 centre.
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.

Awards and affiliations

The property is a member of Relais & Chateaux.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-out

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free uncovered self-parking on site
  • Free valet parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Food and drink

  • Free full breakfast available daily 7 AM–10:30 AM
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • Free daily reception
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • 18 holes of golf
  • 2 outdoor tennis courts
  • Fitness centre
  • Full-service spa
  • Indoor pool
  • Infinity pool
  • Outdoor pool
  • Sauna
  • Hot tub
  • Tennis

Family friendly

  • Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
  • Indoor pool
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool

Conveniences

  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Library
  • Reception hall

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Golf pro shop
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Porter
  • Turndown service

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French

Business services

  • Business centre
  • Conference centre
  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace

Spa

  • Body treatments
  • Facials
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massages
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Sauna
  • Spa open daily
  • Hot tub

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Step-free path to entrance
  • Valet for wheelchair-equipped vehicle
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible public bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible spa

More

  • Fireplace in reception
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Ceiling fan
  • Down duvet
  • Egyptian cotton sheets
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Deep-soaking bathtub
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hairdryer (on request)
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • iPod dock
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Free bottled water
  • Free minibar (some items)

Outdoor space

  • Balcony or patio

More

  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Fireplace
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Slippers
  • Turndown service

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Late check-in subject to availability

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
A late check-out fee will be charged

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 72 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 7:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests will receive an email 2 weeks before arrival with check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

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

Payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the 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.

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 Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Diners Club and JCB International; 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

We should mention

Reservations are required for golf tee times; reservations can be made by contacting the property 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

Property is also known as

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

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Overall score and ratings

5.0

Exceptional

Rating 5 - Excellent. 8 out of 8 reviews
5 - Excellent 100%
Rating 4 - Good. 0 out of 8 reviews
4 - Good 0%
Rating 3 - Okay. 0 out of 8 reviews
3 - Okay 0%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 8 reviews
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Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 8 reviews
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5.0/5

Cleanliness

5.0/5

Staff & service

5.0/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
The pinnacle of NZ luxury
Absolute pinnacle of luxury with discrete service and amazing facilities. Beautiful views and wonderful for golfing.
Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, room comfort
Stayed 4 nights in Oct 2019

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
The place was beautiful. The staff was very friendly and always willing to help. Plenty to do.
Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2019

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Wonderful stay
We have stayed at a lot of places Nz wife and also several top lodges and can easily say this was the best. John and the staff were fant
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2018

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2018