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Everything was ready for us. Such a lovely place to rest and relax. parking was easy. place was easy to find. just a few minutes drive to the beach and 1/2 an hour from Thames. Made the perfect get away. Small enough to be cosy...More
Response from Thames-Coaster, Owner at Te Mata LodgeResponded 6 days ago
Thanks for the great review!!! You're totally correct... it really is the perfect location for a short get-away when all you've got is a couple of days. If you've got longer, it is ideal too as it is perfectly positioned to act as a relaxing...More
Just spent 3 days here for a relaxing break and it met all expectations. Rented one of the cottages with a magnificent bush view - was able to watch the falcons flying through the trees and the setting sun from our balcony. Was planning to...More
Response from Thames-Coaster, Owner at Te Mata LodgeResponded 14 January 2018
Thanks so much for your wonderful description of our unique setting. I note you call our place a "gem." To many the Te Mata River is known as a "Gem-stone" river. A number of our guests love fossicking along the river bank to see what...More
My family absolutely loved staying at Te Mata Lodge. Our cabin was just right for us. The river is perfect for kids who love to swim & also kayak our son totally loved it he managed to get in a kayak before we left. Murray...More
Response from Thames-Coaster, Owner at Te Mata LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago
Thanks for the great review! What an awesome weekend you had. We really enjoyed interacting with your family and observing you loving our environment and all our amenities. See you again soon!
two kids and me the grandmother... great stay, excellent chalet, wonderful hosts and well worth the drive! Strongly recomend to all!!
The river and the bush are beautiful we stayed in and just explored within walking... excellent break!
Response from Thames-Coaster, Owner at Te Mata LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago
Thanks for sharing you great experience... we loved hosting you & the grandkids, especially observing you all fully enjoying all on offer. Look forward to hosting you again!
Wonderful stay will definitely be recommend it host were attentive and helpful room was immaculate. Can’t fault it. All you hear is the native birds and all you can see is native bush a really little get away with the comforts of home
Response from Thames-Coaster, Owner at Te Mata LodgeResponded 5 October 2018
Thanks for your great review. This time of year is wonderful with nature flourishing with new growth & the birds & bees out and about... Love to host you again! Blessings.
Located in an idyllic valley, bordered by bush and stream, minutes from the coast. Quality reasonably priced accommodation - cabins, cottages and chalets. Quiet and peaceful, no road noise. Swimming, gold …Morepanning, rock/gemstone collecting, bush walks, kayaking, glow worm grotto - all free to guests. Friendly owners who are happy to help with trip planning. Less
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