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Rosewood Matakauri

Just seven minutes away from New Zealand’s vibrant adventure capital of Queenstown, Rosewood Matakauri is a tranquil alpine lakeside resort, in of the world’s most breathtaking landscapes. Spectacularly located on the shores of Lake Wakatipu, the retreat overlooks the mesmerizing panorama of the big three: The Remarkables, Cecil and Walter Peaks.  
Rosewood Matakauri
Rosewood Matakauri
Rosewood Matakauri
Rosewood Matakauri
Rosewood Matakauri
Rosewood Matakauri
Rosewood Matakauri
Rosewood Matakauri
Rosewood Matakauri
Rosewood Matakauri
Rosewood Matakauri
Rosewood Matakauri

Room Information

Lake View Deluxe Room
The Lake View Deluxe Room offers enchanting vistas of the grand trio: The Remarkables, Cecil and Walter Peak. The intimate accommodation exudes warmth and stunning panoramas from its elevated position. It boasts a private balcony, a spacious bathroom with twin vanities, an oversized bath. 

Lake View Suite
Located by the lakefront, our Lake View Suite boast private balconies, offering unrivalled views of Lake Wakatipu. Designed with thoughtful elegance to capture the drama of the mountain panorama, our deluxe rooms – complete with an open fireplace and walk-in wardrobe - offer guests a haven of comfort, tranquility and seclusion.

Grand Lake View Suite
The Grand Lake View Suites at Rosewood Matakauri offer an experience of unforgettable grandeur. Generously proportioned, these suits feature bedrooms on a secluded mezzanine floor and boast spectacular mountain vistas from their spacious bathrooms and oversized baths. Furnished with contemporary, modern interiors, these suites provide panoramic views, encapsulating the breathtaking beauty of the surroundings.

Two Bedroom Lake View Loft Suite
Spanning two floors, the Two Bedroom Lake View Loft Suite is perfectly suited for families travelling with children. Boasting a spacious balcony with stunning mountain and lake views, a separate sitting room with an open fireplace, an oversized bath and a walk-in wardrobe, it is intimate in its setting while offering privacy across the floors.

Two Bedroom Lake View Suite
The residential-style Two Bedroom Lake View Suite offers a haven of luxury on Queenstown’s lakefront. Each bedroom within this spacious suite boasts its private balcony with unobstructed views over Lake Wakatipu. From the generous bathroom and oversized baths, one can gaze upon a truly spectacular mountain outlook. Perfect for families or large groups, the thoughtfully designed sitting room with open fireplace is an inviting sanctuary from the day’s adventures.

Two Bedroom Lake View Villa
This personal, intimate hideaway offers luxury accommodations for up to six guests. Each bedroom features its own open fireplace and private balcony, alongside a large living area, dining space and state-of-the-art kitchen in which a personal chef can transform the freshest local ingredients into an exquisite dining experience within the privacy of your own luxury retreat.

Four Bedroom Matakauri Villa
Set on the majestic shores of Lake Wakatipu, the Matakauri Villa offers unrivalled panoramas of the Remarkables, Cecil and Walter Peak mountain ranges from each of its vantage points. Accommodating up to eight guests, each of the four spacious bedrooms offers its own private balcony with lake and mountain vistas.

The villa further enhances the culinary experience with an outdoor courtyard, complete with a barbecue, and an extensively equipped kitchen, ready to welcome a private chef for in-house dining if desired. Open fireplaces in the lounge and dining areas, together with an infinity-edge hot tub supremely positioned on the main balcony, completes the private oasis, offering an immersive experience of luxury amidst nature’s grandeur.

Things To Do

Gibbston Valley Wine Tour
Let our partners Black ZQN craft a bespoke itinerary that promises to unveil the intoxicating beauty and flavors of one of the world’s most spectacular wine regions, where vineyards are patchworked precariously between dramatic schist ranges and the steep Kawaru River gorge.

Bungy Jumping
Discover Queenstown’s stunning landscape from adrenaline-charged, unique vantage points. From the original 43m bungy jump bridge at Kawarau Bridge to the world’s highest swing at 160m high, embrace the spirit of adventure and take the plunge.

Scenic Helicopter Tour
In the heart of the Southern Alps, our journey soars high above Mount Aspiring and courses past Mt Cook, the Fox and Franz Josef Glaciers and Milford Sound on an unforgettable exploration of the wild and untouched beauty of the land’s towering cliffs mountain ranges and mighty glacial valleys.

Day Walks
Make the most of the stunning day walks that the Queenstown region has to offer. From Bob’s Cove to Sawpit Gully, these walking paths invite you to step into a world of mirror-like lakes, ancient tranquil native forests and majestic mountains.

TSS Earnslaw
Venture across Lake Wakatipu’s crystalline waters on the iconic TSS Earnslaw, a century old steamship, and take in Queenstown’s famed scenic panorama. At Walter Peak Station, savor delectable high tea or BBQ, with an option to extend your adventure with a horse trek.

Ski & Snowboard
Nestled between the serene waters of Lake Wakatipu and the towering peaks of the Southern Alps, lies Queenstown. Here, in this alpine paradise, the world’s most exhilarating winter sports – skiing and snowboarding – finds a home. Four ski areas lie within a stone’s throw of Rosewood Matakauri, including The Remarkables and Coronet Peak, each offering a bounty of pristine snow and a spectrum of terrains that cater to all abilities alike.

Heli Hiking
Embark on a heli-hiking adventure beyond the ordinary. Walk with penguins in Fiordland's ancient forests, ascend Cecil Peak's alpine solitude, and follow Bilbo's footsteps to Earnslaw Burn's awe-inspiring waterfalls.

Queenstown’s incredible scenery is the perfect backdrop for premium golf experiences. Jack’s Point, cradled by The Remarkables and the expansive lake's panorama, presents a visually stunning 18-hole challenge; while Millbrook, nestled in a natural amphitheater, offers a 36-hole journey marked by vistas at every swing.

Ziptrek Ecotours offer a thrilling dance with the treetops, 450m above Queenstown on Bob's Peak. Choose from three exhilarating journeys, from the world's steepest tree-to-tree zipline to the heart-stopping 21m Kereru drop.

Other activities include:

• The Ultimate Tee – a hole-in-one at 4,500 feet
• Photography tours
• Bungy & canyon swing
• Mountain biking and trail riding
• Jet boating
• Day spa and sauna
• Fitness center
• Outdoor swimming pool and jacuzzi
• Private jetty



Queenstown, South Island, New Zealand



Available Amenities:

24 Hour Reception

Business Center

Fitness Center

In-Room Dining

Internet Access

Laundry Services

Mini Bar

On-Site Activities

On-Site Dining

On-Site Parking



Swimming Facilities

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Price Guide

$ = Up to $299
$$ = $300 to $599
$$$ = $600 to $999
$$$$ = $1000 to $2499
$$$$$ = $2500+
Starting price per room, per night, in USD and based on double occupancy.