Situated on Whitmore Road, Matakana above Hyperion’s vineyard with expansive views to the west overlooking vineyards and farmland to the Matakana Valley, Sandspit estuary and Whangaripo ranges. A peaceful rural location and yet close to Matakana Village with its bustling atmosphere of cafes, restaurants, boutique shops and Saturday Farmers' market.
The cottage has been extensively renovated to the highest standard especially for short term accommodation with 3 queen bedrooms each with ensuites, a comfortable lounge and fully equipped kitchen.
Ideal for that comfortable weekend away for 2-3 couples or perhaps 3 friends, this is self-contained Matakana accommodation at its very best.
A bottle of premium Hyperion wine will welcome you to this internationally recognised wine growing region.
"An outstanding retreat of luxury, comfort and relaxation. Excellent views and finishing inside and out with more to offer than I could have imagined" Mel
"Superb views - so comfortable and tastefully renovated. Quiet. Jackie
"Comfortable, well appointed decor, restful wonderful views out in the country, yet so close to the village" Lin ChuEach of the three luxuriously appointed bedrooms are of similar size with a luxurious queen sized bed and its own ensuite with heated tile floors and superior bathroom fittings. The expansive views to the West are repeated for two of the rooms while the third faces North and East for the morning sun.
Three beautifully decorated bedrooms each with its own ensuite.
Fully equipped modern kitchen with gas cooker, microwave and dishwasher.
Comfortable lounge/dining area with open fireplace and heat pump.
Widescreen TV with SkyTV and DVD player
Front and rear decks with built-in seating.
Laundry with washer/dryer/tub plus ironing facilities.
Lobby area with desk.
All linen provided.
Tea, coffee and welcome bottle of wine provided
WIFI available at cafes in Matakana Village
Cafe breakfasts/lunch available right next door at at the Black Dog Cafe or a short walk to the Tramcar, Plume Cafe or Matakana Market kitchen plus many other local establishments are a short drive away including Brick & Vines at Morris & James Pottery and and The Stables at Matakana Country Park
Matakana Village has its Saturday market, cinema complex, boutique shops, bars and restaurants.
2km from Matakana Country Park, Matakana Gallery & Design.
Close to Tawharanui Regional Park.
Omaha, Leigh and other beaches a short drive away as also are Goat Island marine reserve for diving and glass bottom boat viewing and Sandspit with ferry service to Kawau Island.
Short drive to vineyards of Hyperion Wines & Omaha Bay Vineyard.
Close to Morris & James Pottery & Tileworks.
Local restaurants include Matakana Market Kitchen, Leigh Sawmill Cafe, Wharf St Bistro, The Stables.
For the more active guests try Matakana River Kayaks, 2 local golf courses, local walking/tramping tracks, swimming/diving at Goat Island marine reserve or surfing at Omaha Beach.
The following rates are for the whole cottage.
1st night $350, subsequent nights $250 using 1 bedroom
1st night $420, subsequent nights $320 using 2 bedrooms
1st night $495, subsequent nights $395 using 3 bedrooms
Minimum two nights on weekends, or extended one night option below
Minimum of four nights between 24th December and 7th January and three nights over Easter
Extended one night stay - for 1.5 times the 1st night rate - check in early and check out late. Also applies to the first night if you want early check in when staying more than 1 night. We reserve the right to not offer this option at peak times.
Off season extended one night stay - for 1.5 times the nightly rate, check in early and check out late. Ideal for a weekend in Matakana when you don't want to stay two nights.
(*Special conditions may apply from time to time)
A 50% deposit is required to
secure your booking. Visa and Mastercard accepted. The
deposit is non-refundable if cancellation is made within 48 hours of
expected arrival. Cancellation within 14 days of arrival, the deposit will
be refunded only if we are able to obtain a replacement booking.
In case we have consecutive guests, please arrive after 3pm and depart by 11am. However we may be able to be flexible with times so please check with us nearer your visit.
Maximum of 6 persons sleeping over.
No camping of camper vans on-site.
Smoking only outside.
We are located close to Matakana Village and only one hour north of Auckland.
Take State Highway 1 (SH1) going north. On reaching the town of Warkworth turn right at the third set of traffic lights and head towards Leigh on Matakana Rd. After 10km you will arrive at Matakana village, continue straight through the roundabout and take the second right toward Tawharanui regional park. Right at the next roundabout on Takatu Rd. Take next right into Whitmore Rd and Hyperion Heights is the first house on the right, number 569.
Take State Highway 1 (SH1) going south. On reaching Warkworth turn left at the traffic lights heading toward Leigh on Matakana Rd. Follow instructions as above.
569 Whitmore, Matakana
09 422 9375