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Lake Hawea Hotel

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1 Capell Avenue | RD 2, Lake Hawea, New Zealand
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

With a clean spacious room layout, clear glass slider door that allows maximum natural sun rays to shine in, huge counter to dump all our groceries, a simple armchair (which J is always fascinated about) and, of course... the view of the star attraction; Lake Hawea- just within our peripheral version, this respite is just heaven on Earth! For more... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had the best stay at this great and relaxed hotel. Incredible setting overlooking the lake , fantastic and helpful staff pumping out good coffee ,great food and excellent lodgings ., Would love to return sometime, so quiet but still an easy drive to Wanaka or head west into the National Park and the west coast.

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Bangkok, Thailand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband, my 7 year-old boy and I stayed at Lake Hawea Hotel for two nights. The hotel is located across the street from beautiful Lake Hawea, 10-15 minutes from Lake Wanaka. It is actually up on the hill so you won't really notice the road when looking at the lake. The breakfast / dining room is spacious and beautiful... More 

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Leicester, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I paid 15 GBP for a bed in one of the dorms. I emailed the accomodation to advise that I was a loan female traveller and would prefer a 2 bed dorm to a larger one. Upon arrival I checked in with no issues. The lodgings are in a separate building and up an external staircase which was a challenge... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed with my wife and 3 young children and thoroughly enjoyed our time here. Well worth the drive out of Queenstown and Wanaka itself to enjoy the serene peacefulness. The dual fireplaces in the restaurant /bar area are a fantastic place to sit, relax and enjoy a beverage or 2.

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New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

Our group were trying out the new menu in the Restaurant and were really impressed with the quality of the meals we got. We had the polenta fries and garlic breads which were particularly yummy. For mains we all had steak, which were cooked to our liking. The deserts were great too. There was plenty on the plates so you... More 

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Queenstown, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

I had the pleasure of staying here on a recent work trip and am happy to say I got a very pleasant surprise. The rooms have been recently refurbished and are very modern, would be great for a family getaway! Very friendly staff and fabulous views of the lake.

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Taupo, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

My wife and I stayed for one night at this hotel after moving on from Queenstown and before heading off up the West coast. We had a very warm welcome and were taken personally to our lodge. Everything was explained to us and the accomodation was excellent, clean and well equipped. The wifi was very good and free. The lodges... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

Called in at the Lake Hawea Hotel just after dark looking for somewhere to stay for the night. Got a good last minute rate for a very nice room, so that's always a bonus! The bed was comfortable, and the room and bathroom spacious. Only disappointments were that the flooring was obviously timber throughout, so we could hear our neighbours... More 

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Queensland, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

I had booked Lake Hawea Hotel on line and we were pleasantly surprised. The units were large and comfortable,upstairs downstairs if you are traveling with kids or in a party. Staff were helpful, free WIFI and a lovely onsite restaurant with a large roaring fireplace.I had to cancel our 3rd night to be closer to Queenstown airport for a flight... More 

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