LUXURIOUS NEW LODGE AND COTTAGE SLEEPING UP TO 10 PEOPLE. Ideal for: Couples retreats, family holidays, wedding accomodation, executive conferences. Search blackfernmatakana for more details. BRAND NEW and purpose built, Black Fern Matakana is located between Warkworth and Matakana, on a 3.5 hectare site, 2/3 of which is covered with native bush including Kauri, Rimu, Totara and Puriri trees. Close to Matakana and Omaha Beach, (yet less than an hour from the Auckland Harbour Bridge), Black Fern is perfect for a relaxing holiday, entertaining, small business retreats, and wedding accommodation. 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 â€œBarnâ€? 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! Amenities:Heated Pool, Outdoor Gas Grill (BBQ), 50" Wide-Screen High Definition Television, Satellite TV, DVD Player, CD Player, free Wireless High-Speed Internet, 2 Fireplaces, Fully equipped Gourmet Kitchen, Gas cooktop, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator/Freezer, Ice Maker, Cooking Utensils and Dishes provided, Linens and Towels Provided, Washer and Dryer, Individually controlled Heating and Air Conditioning, Crib and High Chair Available, Non-smoking. Well behaved pets accommodated upon application.
***ALL RATES HERE ARE QUOTED IN NEW ZEALAND DOLLARS***
Black Fern Matakana consists of the four en-suite bedroom Lodge, the one bedroom fully self contained Barn and the Entertainment Centre (pool, outdoor kitchen and dining area, fireplace etc.)
All together the property accommodates 10 people with full privacy.
The Barn is only available to those who also fully rent the Lodge
The Lodge (4 en-suite bedrooms sleeping 8)
2 Bedrooms - $550/night, $3300/week
3 Bedrooms - $800/night, $4800/week
4 Bedrooms - $1050/night, $6300/week
The Barn (with full kitchen sleeping 2)
Single Night Supplement - $250
Special Event Supplement - $300
Security Deposit - $400 or 20% of the rental fee, whichever is greater.
All prices include GST.
Minimum stay requirements
2 night minimum over statutory holiday weekends
4 night minimum over Christmas & New Year (December 19, 2016-January 4, 2017) & Easter (April 13-18, 2017)
Black Fern is perched on the hillside overlooking Ascension vineyard and enjoys fabulous views over the valley to the hills beyond. The property is north facing and nestled between native bush and rows of its own vines, in beautiful gardens. This home is the perfect place to unwind among the natural splendour and renowned culture of the Matakana area.
One hour north of Auckland
Two hours south of the Bay of Islands
5 minutes to Matakana Village and the Farmers’ Market
Three cinemas in Matakana screening first run films
Renowned wineries and cafés nearby
Morris and James Pottery
Close to Tawharanui, Scandrett’s and Mahurangi Parks with excellent beaches and walks
Minutes from famed Omaha and Pakiri Beaches
Fishing Village of Leigh
Goat Island Marine Reserve
Two fine golf courses, Omaha and Warkworth, within 10 minutes’ drive