"I have given this property an excellent rating, because the owners have been very understanding regarding the cancellation we had to make, due to our area being put into Covid lock-down the night before our booking. So we could not travel. We were not given any short notice penalty cancellation fee. ..."
For all the information you need about visiting Matamata, head to our Covid-19 Travel Advisor. Covering quarantine policies, travel restrictions and much more, this guide will help make your holiday as stress-free as possible.
Yes, it’s possible to cancel your Matamata booking if your plans have changed. Whether you’ll incur a penalty or not depends on your hotel, airline or car rental company. It may be possible to change or cancel free of charge if you booked in the last 24 hours. Head to our Customer Service Portal to find out more.
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