Uncover the gorgeous region of Matakana, famous because of its wonderful moving wineries and spectacular sights. Submerged within the beautiful countryside may be the elegant and contemporary Takatu Lodge. With chic boutique inside, exceptional food along with a unique winery location, Takatu Lodge may be the epitome of an extravagance Nz holiday.
Focused on a hot north facing hillside only a short drive in the beautiful Matakana Village, may be the elegant and galvanizing Takatu Lodge. Having a boutique and contemporary design, the lodge aims to include the gorgeous natural surroundings inside with natural wood, stone and marble. Floor to ceiling home windows allow sunlight to go in the inside and showcase the breathtaking sights. The suites exude a modern day luxury, centered on ultimate privacy and magnificence although maintaining an all natural feel. Each suite includes an excellent-king sized mattress, generous en-suite bathroom and heated flooring and mirrors. Takatu Lodge features extra little luxury which make your stay much more comfortable. Yoga mats, organic juice, in your area hand made organic chocolates are complimentary, much like exquisite bathrobes.
Have a breakfast of periodic fruits, vegetarian and non-vegetarian dishes and in your area made breads and convey at Takatu Lodge. Sit within the warm morning sunshine while you enjoy fresh and organic elements inside a beautiful setting. Visitors are treated to some gift for every day’s their luxury holiday. In your first evening have a bottle of Takatu’s award-winning Takatu Estate wine Kawau Bay 2006 while you take it easy on your balcony watching the sun’s rays go lower. Receive two tickets towards the famous Brick Bay Sculpture Trail in your second day and explore the impressive Nz sculpture works inside a natural rose bush setting. You’ll be treated to some wine tasting session from the owner’s top rated wine around the third evening, supported by an antipasti dish for 2 people. The extensive Takatu wine list features fine wines from Nz, Australia and Europe. However, the actual treat is sampling Takatu’s own award-winning fine whitened Pinot Gris and red-colored Bordeaux style wine Merlot, Cabernet wine Franc and Marlbec.
Matakana Coast boasts a thrilling selection of activities including, surfing in the fabulous Pakiri and Tawharanui beaches, boat cruise ships, canoeing and kayaking. You are able to play 18 holes on the superb championship course, or have a fly fishing rod and mind for that rocks. The location is famous because of its delectable choice of food making the Matakana Farmer’s market and country park market on the Saturday certainly worth a trip. A growing art scene continues to be established in Matakana with numerous across the country and worldwide recognised artists featuring their talent within their home galleries, art galleries and training courses.
Obviously wine tasting is a well-liked pastime in this region and visitors are welcome look around the lodge’s own winery and find out about the process involved with creating award-winning wines. Ideally positioned on a hot north facing hillside above Matakana village, the different options are an mid-day leisurely travelling the winery admiring the vines and spectacular sights. Let proprietors Louise and John Forsman explain the fascinating wine-making process and sample their beautiful produce.