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Kawarau Hotel, managed by Hilton

4.5 of 5 Kawarau Village | Peninsula Road, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Auckland, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very cozy and quite environment, after day's activities it's a nice place to relax and rest-up for next day. Staff is very friendly and helpful and also access to the parking area from your room is very handy.

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ChrisEh, General Manager at Kawarau Hotel, managed by Hilton, responded to this review

Dear Munish P Thnaks for your review. We look forward to your return ! Chris More

Albany
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18 reviews 18 reviews
12 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

AS we arrived into Queenstown early we went to hotel at 1pm not really expecting to check in. I was informed that 3pm was the check in time & to come back then. Returned at 2.55 and room still wasn't ready and needed another 10 minutes. Also was reminded that 3pm was check in. Since hotel is so strict on... More

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ChrisEh, General Manager at Kawarau Hotel, managed by Hilton, responded to this review

Dear Petenandin Thank you for taking the time to write. I do appologize the room was not available at the time you arrived. We do make every effort to have the rooms ready the moment the guests arrive however on busy days this at times is challenging. Great to read that you enjoyed the location and the walk around the... More

Burradoo, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We've just spent the last three nights as guests at the Kawarau Hotel. The location was perfect for the main purpose of our visit to Queenstown which was to play golf at Jack's Point, about a 10 minute drive away. The hotel staff were very welcoming and on arrival into our room (318) we were greeted with a small plate... More

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ChrisEh, General Manager at Kawarau Hotel, managed by Hilton, responded to this review

Dear Jenny G Thank you so much for your review. I am glad you enjoyed your stay with us and had a good round of golf at Jacks Point, A great golf course just around the corner. As you may know we are the host hotel of the BMW New Zealand Open in March, Perhaps we will see you back... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great time staff were amazing and helpful making us feel very special. The rooms were very small but fine for just us two an we were upgraded to a lake view which was beautiful. An I highly recommend eating next door at the hilton

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ChrisEh, General Manager at Kawarau Hotel, managed by Hilton, responded to this review

Dear inbis 1988 Thank you for your review ! Glad you enjoyed dinner in the Hilton as well. The Wakatipu Grill is a great location on the edge of the lake ! We look forward to having you back Kind regards Chris More

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Charming little hotel with all the little accoutrements hoped. Great amenities and exciting having a kitchenette in the room. We ended up using it more than we expected. Having the lakeview room is definitely worth the extra cost. The bed looked out to the water and was an amazing view to wake up to each day. The lake with a... More

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ChrisEh, General Manager at Kawarau Hotel, managed by Hilton, responded to this review

Dear John D Thank you for your review and great that you enjoyed your stay with us. We look forward to having you back ! Kind regards, Chris More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice hotel, tidy, quiet, nice view to the lake. I would like to come back and spend there at least 1week to enjoy the place. The only inconvenient that I had, it was the lid on the shower, that did'n work properly... but it's really easy to fix... the rest of the stay was perfect. I liked the decoration... More

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ChrisEh, General Manager at Kawarau Hotel, managed by Hilton, responded to this review

Dear natailaa867 Thank you for your review The Eforea spa awaits for your next visit ! Kind regards Chris More

Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an absolutely gorgeous property with stunning views. Loved the well stocked kitchenette. Thank goodness someone from my group had researched this property before we arrived and insisted that we do a grocery shop prior to check-in. So, what's the other side of the coin? Well, you have to commute to the Hilton for breakfast. (It's one of the... More

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ChrisEh, General Manager at Kawarau Hotel, managed by Hilton, responded to this review

Dear Kathy W Thanks for your review. We recently added a great deal of grocery items to the Lake Counter located in the village so you dont have to travel to get food to make use of the kitchenette! Great to hear you enjoyed the hotel and breakfast. We actually have scheduled the timings for the shuttle frequency to allow... More

Minnetonka, MN
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely, well=equipped room (even an oven in compact kitchen, which we didn't use) Great lake and mountain views from room and balcony, even from bath/shower. Very good restaurants at adjacent Hilton. Nice pathway along the lake. Water taxi available for $10 each way to Queenstown. Would highly recommend!

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ChrisEh, General Manager at Kawarau Hotel, managed by Hilton, responded to this review

Dear grandmaplummie, Thank you for your great review! Fantastic you had a good stay. We look forward to welcome you back. Kind regards, Chris More

Sydney
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40 reviews 40 reviews
19 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have just stayed 7 nights at this wonderful hotel. The location of this hotel was perfect for us. It is a 10 minute drive out of town, very quiet and right on the lake. A couple of minutes drive from the airport. I recommend hiring a car. No issues finding a space in the underground car park at any... More

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ChrisEh, General Manager at Kawarau Hotel, managed by Hilton, responded to this review

Dear KinkyPingyAu Thank you for your review and great comments about the team. Will be sure to pass them on. Kind regards, Chris More

Sydney, Australia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here 4 days, my stay was okay but not great. Staff are all friendly, the rooms are nice, bed was comfy. The hotel is a bit further out from the city but they provide a shuttle bus that goes to and from and only takes about 10-15 min. The buses have a time table and stops at a... More

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ChrisEh, General Manager at Kawarau Hotel, managed by Hilton, responded to this review

Dear Onn L Thank you for your feedback on your stay. At the Kawarau Hotel by Hilton we do offer our guests the same high level of service provided by our sister property the Hilton however as with the price point difference there are slight variations to the facilities. I am certainly happy to read that you enjoyed the room... More

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Address: Kawarau Village | Peninsula Road, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
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Location: New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Queenstown
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Kawarau Hotel, managed by Hilton 4.5*
Number of rooms: 98
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