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Taurikura Lodge

Taurikura Lodge 114A McQueens Valley Road, Motukarara, Christchurch view on map
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Taurikura Lodge is a unique purpose built Lodge accommodation with only 4 intimate boutique ensuite luxury rooms in rural New Zealand. On offer – luxurious king size beds, luxuriant linens, fine dining with local produce and award winning complimentary wines. Spa treatments and farm activities are also available.

All our luxuriously appointed rooms have large kingsize beds with luxurious bed linen 550 threadcount sheets, electric blankets, goosedown duvets, heatpump, TV/DVD with hd, phone and internet connection, safes and torches.

Every Room has an ensuite with wet floor shower, robes and slippers, complimentary organic shower gel and bathroom products.

Facing the sun, overlooking the pool/spa area and an open paddock facing the sunset in the evening. Guest suites are separated from the main living areas and are peaceful and relaxing. Guest lounge and media room.

Our guests can enjoy lounging in the spa or heated pool but if you are more adventurous we offer a wide range of kiwi experience activities such as mountain biking, quad biking through the native bush, hiking the rail trail or a hands on farm experience with the dairy cows.

Massage and Health Treatments:
Our qualified aromatherapist will provide you with exceptional individual health treatments. We use only organic essential oils for their medicinal and therapeutic properties in massage, inhalation, topically, footbaths or as a bath treatment. Aromatherapy works on a holistic level by addressing the physical body, mind, emotions and spirit. Aromatherapy focuses on the development of wellbeing and enjoyment of life in a system of self-responsibility. It is a healing process in the capable hands of someone who can translate any concerns into a revitalizing and nurturing treatment.

Fine Dining:
Your fine dining experience will be created from locally sourced seasonal produce from the Canterbury and Banks Peninsula region, eg: Akaroa Salmon, Canterbury lamb, aged beef and pork.
Each quality cuisine course will be complimented by matching award winning local wines. The region is recognized for award winning Pinot and Riesling varieties. After your day enjoying the activities of Taurikura Lodge enjoy the ambience of the guest lounge with a pre-dinner cocktail. Then let your gourmet experience begin in the formal guest dining room.
Taurikura Lodge caters for all dietary requirements which can be discussed at the time of reservation. At Taurikura Lodge we care about the environment so we have a wind turbine to generate power, energy saving lighting, heat pump hot water cylinders, excellent insulation, double glazing, eco sensitive products and we try our very best to compost and recycle.

  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 5 Stars
  • Air Conditioning
  • Aromatherapy Treatments
  • Balcony/Courtyard
  • Bar
  • Barbecue
  • Board Games
  • Breakfasts
  • Business Centre
  • Catering
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Clothesline
  • Cocktail Bar
  • Communal Kitchen
  • Conference Room
  • Courtesy Vehicle
  • Dining Room
  • DVD Player
  • Eftpos
  • Fax
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Function Room
  • Guest Lounge
  • Gymnasium
  • High Speed wireless internet
  • In-house movies
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Laundry Service
  • Library
  • Lounge Area with Fireplace
  • Massage
  • Parking - Off street
  • Photocopier
  • Serviced Rooms Daily
  • Shower Facilities
  • Sky TV cinema & TV lounge
  • Spa
  • Swimming Pool
  • TV Room
  • Wheelchair Access
Taurikura Lodge
  • The place and people were extraordinary. The setting was royal and the welcome was warm. For us who were strangers in the country were soon able to refer to the hosts as family / friends. The room was extremely comfortable. The menfolk enjoyed the jacuzzi. The environment made us spell bound. The host took us for a visit to the farm and we saw automated milking of cows. Mac their dog was not just friendly but wise as well. They received us far away from the lodge and drove us to the paradise on earth. They were the reason we made it on time to the tranzscenic train - drove us thro the right way and even helped us check in our luggage they went beyond their call and did us many favours. We actually felt like visiting family friends with our children and wished we could stay longer there. TOO GOOD TO BE TRUE - you have to experience to believe it and how much ever is written it seems inadequate to express the awesome experience we had at the Taurikura lodge. 5
    Soundari.V.V. - Nov 16, 2011 (Stayed Nov 2011) Travelbug verified review

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