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    Te Mata Lodge

    18 Eames Crescent | Te Mata Bay, Thames Coast, Thames 3575, New Zealand
    011 64 7-868 4834
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    • Excellent70%
    • Very good27%
    • Average2%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible1%
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    “the river” (46 reviews)
    “bedroom cottage” (12 reviews)
    “swimming hole” (9 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Kitchenette
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    Breakfast included
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 192 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We enjoyed every moment of our stay, the place was rustic as we expected and as advertised is the perfect transition between hostels and camping. The family who run the lodge were incredibly helpful and friendly, we cant thank them enough for their generosity. The...More

    Thank Steven E
    Response from Thames-Coaster, Owner at Te Mata LodgeResponded 5 days ago

    We certainly agree with you about the peacefulness of the Lodge. A great place to come away feeling rested. Also extra bonus with the warm weather and being able to swim in the river. We welcome you back anytime.

    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 31 January 2017

    Our third time in this beautiful paradise! Because of our previous great experience with the place, this time we have shared this magical place with our friends. We had an amazing 3 beautiful days enjoying the beauty of this place-very quiet and relaxing, clean and...More

    Thank Andrea E
    Response from Thames-Coaster, Owner at Te Mata LodgeResponded 2 February 2017

    What can I say??? We simply love seeing guests like yourselves return time and time again and more and more becoming our friends! To host over 20 of your friends and family for the long holiday weekend, playing volleyball on the field, swimming and kayaking...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    stayed three nights in the cottage. Loved the peaceful surroundings with only the sound of river flowing. Kids loved playing by the rock pool and getting acquainted with kayaking. Location is good as base to visit Coromandel. Dorothy is an excellent host.

    Thank CS T
    Response from Thames-Coaster, Owner at Te Mata LodgeResponded 5 days ago

    Thanks for a tremendous review. We feel too that the river provides a natural rhythm to the day. Glad that the kids got to experience kayaking. Certainly our location enables all to travel the Coromandel Peninsula with ease. Do come again to stay.

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    If your life is fast paced and surrounded by so much noise, then Te Mata Lodge is the getaway you need. Spent four nights here in April and felt so refreshed after my stay. There's so much you can do onsite and in the local...More

    Thank ChrlzPC
    Response from Thames-Coaster, Owner at Te Mata LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thanks so much for your encouraging review! Te Mata Lodge certainly is a place to getaway and be refreshed. For those who aren't so tied to a travel itinerary that keeps them moving from one place to another, and who want to spend time onsite;...More

    Reviewed 15 October 2017

    What lovely people! And what a beautiful place. This was a trip back to my childhood days of sun and peace and searching rock pools and wandering in the river. highly recommended for those looking to regenerate.More

    Thank denl318
    Response from Thames-Coaster, Owner at Te Mata LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

    Wow you put a great smile on my face with that review. Thank you for such warm and great feedback. It is encouraging to hear you enjoyed the Lodge and that it allowed you to enjoy some of the joys of childhood. Responses like this...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Refrigerator in room
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    • US$60 - US$105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 7
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    • Waikato Region >
    • Coromandel Peninsula >
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