This unique peaceful garden paradise feels worlds away, minutes from the famous black sands of Bethells Beach yet is only 30 minutes from Aucklands CBD.
Welcome to our lodge Matuku Moana situated on the Bethells Road with the Matuku Link reserve across the road and the Forest and Bird sanctuary situated in the hills behind us. A unique setting of garden, forest and wetlands perfect accommodation for relaxation, adventure, or pampering as you enjoy a dip in the pool or a wine or two from a local vineyard. Try the unique experience of the Bethells Beach cafe on a Friday night.
Lake Wainamu and Bethells Beach just a few minutes drive away, as well as being on the door step to many vineyards, breweries, and award winning restaurants in the Kumeu Valley and Riverhead regions (only 20 min away) The Waitakere golf course is only a short drive for golf enthusiasts. Matuku Moana Lodge is also a perfect location for wedding parties and guests being close to many wedding venues in the area including "Jonkers Farm". We are also a 3 min drive from Flaxmere house.
If you would rather escape from it all then you do not have to leave the property. Watch the Tuis and Native Wood Pigeons perhaps catch a sighting of the Matuku Moana bird as she makes her way back to the coast, take a dip in the pool ,enjoy the craftsmanship and high timber ceilings of the beautiful Matuku Moana Lodge.
The lodge can accommodate larger groups or small private events on per request basis. Pets ok by arrangement.
Extras: Linen (included); NOTE: Under Kiwi bach tradition you are expected to: Clean the house and do the dishes before you leave;