Nelson College Matakitaki Lodge

Lodge | Murchison | #23242

9.1/10 (20 ratings)
  • 25 Guests
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • Pets ok
  • No smoking


  • Size
  • Location
  • Distance from State Highway 6 to the Lodge is approx 30 mins.

“Located in the beautiful Matakitaki Valley, between the Tutaki, Mangles and Matakitaki rivers and bordering Nelson Lakes National Park, this is perfect base for tramping, fishing, mountain biking or a peaceful back-country holiday.

The Lodge can accommodate large or small groups with a fully equipped commercial kitchen, large dining room/lounge/meeting room with a beautiful open fire. Double bedroom, single bedroom, bunk bedroom and two large bunk dorms. Heated by open fire, plenty of hot water and a drying room.

Suitable for recreational for family group holidays, team building or church retreats. “

Locker for 3 guns available (patrons must supply own padlock.

Special conditions: Smoking allowed outside only Pets allowed with prior approval


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Barbeque - Charcoal
  • DVD player
  • Easy access
  • Fireplace
  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Shower
  • Telephone (local calls)
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Bunk Bedroom

  • Dorm One

  • Dorm Two

  • Double Bedroom

    1 x Double bed

  • Single Bedroom

    1 x Single bed


Maybe booked

  • Cleaning: Visitors to clean-up and leave the property as found.
  • Linen: Bring your own linen.
  • Gifts & giveaways: Bookings for over 5 people can have the discounted price of $30 per person.

*Pricing may vary depending on the dates you choose and the number of guests. Additional charges (extras) and minimum stay criteria may also apply. Service fees may also apply.

Reviews (20)

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  • Great location for outdoor activities

    Great location for outdoor activities

    Rogaine20 100%|2x Apr 2018

  • Just absolutly fantastic

    Just absolutly fantastic. Peaceful Private. Everything you need. It was warm and comfortable.

    JoanneBr9 100%|1x Apr 2018

  • great location

    great location. great value for money

    AlexH173 100%|9x Mar 2018

  • Fabulous location

    Fabulous location...very spectacular and great location for exploring Mole Tops.

    andres563 100%|1x Oct 2017

  • Great place if you are looking to get away and have some...

    Great place if you are looking to get away and have some space alone. Looking forward to staying for longer in the near future. We got in late and finding the pump room to get the water going in the dark didn't happen, got it going fast in the morning though. -Jamie

    jamiejo3 100%|3x Apr 2017

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