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Black Fern Matakana Lodge and Barn

Bedrooms 5
Property type lodge
Minimum Stay 2 nights


Minimum Stay
2 nights

About the property

Lodge, 5 Bedrooms, 5 Bathrooms, (Sleeps 10)

Stylish to the max, Black Fern Matakana is a private retreat surrounded by native bush and vineyard views. Get your friends and family together and bring in a gourmet chef to cater a sumptuous meal. Or DIY at the outdoor kitchen by the heated pool. With a spacious open plan living area and large fully equipped kitchen, four ensuite bedrooms plus a separate one bedroom cottage sleeping up to 10, plenty of space!

With spectacular 360o views of the native bush, the valley and vineyards below, the Lodge at Black Fern features a spacious floor plan with four ensuite bedrooms. The fully equipped kitchen is a foodies? delight! The heated swimming pool is surrounded by landscaped gardens with easy access to the outdoor entertainment centre with its gas BBQ grill, fully equipped kitchen, sitting area and gas fireplace.

The open plan living area with vaulted ceiling boasts spectacular views over the neighbouring Ascension vineyard and hills beyond, a 50" wide-screen high definition television with DVD player and Sky TV and a built-in gas fireplace. The kauri wood dining table can accommodate 12 people and the large kitchen area features a gas cooktop and eat-in bar.

The spacious master bedroom also has panoramic countryside views, a large HD TV, and the master bath has ?his and her? basins, an enclosed shower and a bathtub. All bedrooms have king beds and private access to individual decks.

The ?Barn? is a separate fully self-contained cottage with its own king size bedroom, bathroom, kitchen and living area. It can be rented in addition to the Lodge, (but not on its own) to bring the sleeping capacity up to 10 people. Free wireless high-speed internet is available throughout the property.

Nestled in native bush but with expansive views into the surrounding hills and valleys, this retreat is the perfect place to unwind among the natural splendour and renowned culture of the Matakana area. Black Fern is available year-round. Book your stay today!

Special conditions:

Please note we charge by bedrooms occupied, not people.

Minimum stay requirements:

2 nights over statutory holiday weekends.

4 nights over Christmas andamp; New Year (December 19, 2016 - January 4, 2017) andamp; Easter (April 14-18, 2017).

Single Night Supplement: $250 Special Event Supplement $300.

Security Deposit - $400 or 20% of the rental fee, whichever is

greater. All prices include GST. Pets may be allowed with prior approval.

Please see our website for details.

Extras: Cleaning (included); Linen (included); Refundable Security Deposit (Required, NZ$0.00 per stay); Special Event Supplement (Required, NZ$300.00 per stay);

More Details

Property Manager
Member since: 2014
Speaks english
Manager indicates their response time is
Within 2 days
Calendar last updated:
24 February, 2017

What makes this lodge unique

Ideal for: Couples retreats, family holidays, small weddings/accomodations, executive conferences


4.8/5 -
(4 traveller reviews)

Black Fern Matakana Lodge and Barn
average rating of 4.75 based on 4 reviews

Amazing property.

  • 5 of 5

Amazing property. Clean and comfortable with fabulous amenities. Would love to stay again.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 29, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
  • Source: Bookabach
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Beautiful home! Recommend to All.

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful home! Recommend to All.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: Bookabach
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Beautiful location & views and the pool area was fantastic!

  • 4 of 5

Beautiful location & views and the pool area was fantastic!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 24, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2016
  • Source: Bookabach
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Most beautiful farm house!

  • 5 of 5

Most beautiful farm house! With countdown and food stores 5min away, covinient location, beautiful views. Kind land lord! Perfect stay :) we used the bbq outside, it was such a nice place with the heater and fairy lights. Definitely well worth the price

  • Review Submitted: Oct 21, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2015
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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday lodge in Warkworth, New Zealand

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
New Zealand Dollar
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Two Bedroom
25 Feb 2017 - 25 May 2018
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rate applies for up to 4 people. NZ$1.00/adult and NZ$1.00/child for extra occupants.   
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday lodge rental in Warkworth, New Zealand

Property Type:
  • lodge
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • A Lodge Master Bedroom - 1 extra lg. double bed
    B Lodge Second Bedroom - 1 extra lg. double bed
    C Third Bedroom - 1 extra lg. double bed
    D Lodge Fourth Bedroom - 1 extra lg. double bed
    E Barn Cottage - 1 extra lg. double bed
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Outdoor Grill
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • horse riding
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • surfing
  • swimming