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Aspiring Lofts

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42 Manuka Crescent, Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
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Aspiring Lofts
Ranked #5 of 54 Wanaka B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Sydney, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Lake Wanaka is a wonderfully scenic place. We stayed 2 nights in late November 2014. Aspiring Lofts enjoys some of that view as well as offering great comfort and hospitality. Would certainly stay here again.

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Florence, Italy
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

My wife and I spent only 1 night in Wanaka, but we would have loved to stay more... Don was an amazing host and the place was just spectacular! The room was very clean, modern and well furnished... and the breakfast prepared by Don was among the best we had in our Honeymoon around New Zealand! I am sorry we... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

We recently stayed for 3 nights at Aspiring Lofts and thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Don and Lorraine were delightful hosts. We enjoyed our many conversations with them and they made us feel very welcome. The room (we stayed in the West Loft) was absolutely lovely! The views of the lake and mountains (both from the room and the breakfast area)... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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23 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

We had a very comfortable stay at Aspiring lofts. The apartments are well presented, well looked after, with all the details and amenities you need. As mentioned by others, the views of the lake and mountains are stunning. The weather was so mild we could sit and watch the treble cone ski-field groomer's work at night from the balcony. It... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014 via mobile

My fiancé and I recently stayed in the East loft for 3 nights on a skiing holiday to Wanaka, and wow, what a place! The lofts are finished to a very high standard and are immaculate. The views from the balcony over lake Wanaka and the mountains are stunning. Lorraine and Don are fantastic hosts and made us feel really... More 

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Chatham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

We are a bit late in writing this review but recent reviews show that the standard hasn't fallen. The room was really comfortable, the view of the mountains from the balcony and the dining room was beyond stunning, the breakfast was cordon bleu and Don was a fantastic host. Sitting around chatting with him while he cooked was a delight.... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

Yes, this is our third stay at the great B&B hosted by Don and Lorraine, and this time for a whole week. What can be more exhilarating than spending seven days in the glowing Autumn Colours of Central Otago, returning home each evening to Aspiring Lofts comfort, and after such a comfortable nights rest, sit before those delightful 'Don' breakfasts... More 

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Bucks, UK
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

Arrived earlier in the day than expected but were given a warm welcome by Don & Lorraine. We were their only guests that night. The two B&B rooms are next to each other with a separate entrance at the side of the house. The rooms are spacious, very clean and extremely comfortable with superb views from the balcony. Having spent... More 

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Hinckley, United Kingdom
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014 via mobile

We stayed in East Loft and the very spacious room was really tastefully done and had great views of the lake and mountains from the private patio area. Everything was of an exceptionally high standard and the bathroom/ shower room was very stylish and spotlessly clean. Don advised us where to eat and we tried Relishes cafe which was good.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014 via mobile

Our stay at aspiring lofts was such a pleasure. The rooms and ensuite are lovely and new and very well maintained and furnished with quality materials. We very much liked the under floor heating in the bathroom. Although it was a bit chilly to sit out when we were visiting, the balcony has a lovely outlook to wanaka lake and... More 

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Address: 42 Manuka Crescent, Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Wanaka
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 2

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