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Edgewater

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Sargood Drive | Lake Wanaka, Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
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Scarborough, New York
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211 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had been on a hiking trip on the South Island for the prior week and this was a bit of a return to civilization. The hotel is fairly large but well laid in a number of two story buildings on a large property right near the lake. We had a suite which was large and nicely furnished and well... More 

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Thank mazzillp
Dunedin, New Zealand
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4 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Did not stay but went for meal. Venison was overcooked. Service slow even with only a few customers. Staff could have been friendlier and made a bit of conversation when taking order. Several local people have also commented. One family member had steak with salad for over $30 - paid extra for chip

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Thank WeAndy2016
Sydney
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162 reviews
64 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Easy and pleasant checkin. We got an end room 612 which had a nice view but up some stairs. A little hot during the day but cools off quickly at night. Stayed two nights and had to ask for our room to be made up on the second day, and even then simple things were not done. For example no... More 

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Thank mal_chaney
Auckland, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We celebrated a 60th birthday with 40 family and friends. The pavilion setting was great. It is so close to the lake, that sparkles like diamonds, enclosed by beautiful snow capped mountains. Everyone liked their rooms and the lovely walks and convenience of a 20 minute leisurely walk by the lake into Wanaka. Staff were friendly and helpful with that... More 

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Thank Kerry235
Edgewater_Resort, Public Relations Manager at Edgewater, responded to this review

Dear Kerry So pleased you enjoyed your special celebration at Edgewater. We appreciate your comments about our Kiwi hospitality. Kind regards Trish More 

Canberra, Australia
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56 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went here for lunch between Christmas and NY - lovely view of the lake from outside seats, and the food was fabulous. The only thing wrong was that we were not told upon being seated that we needed to order at the bar - friends we were with had been there lots of times and this had never happened... More 

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Thank Helen E
Auckland
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60 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at Edgewater for 4 nights and dined in the restaurant on our arrival. The location and views are to die for. The restaurant is a little dated - not helped by a play list of C&W hits bound to bring on manic depression. A "function" on that evening ( funny, we never saw people at the function) -... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed for one night as a stopover to Queenstown and wished we stayed longer, we had a large one bedroom apartment with an ajoining room for the two kids overlooking the lake and surrounding mountains. What an amazing place with very spacious rooms and modern interior, lounge room and kitchen with views to die for, the staff are helpful... More 

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Thank Steve S
Edgewater_Resort, Public Relations Manager at Edgewater, responded to this review

Hi Steve B Thanks so much for the 'thumbs up'. Sounds like you and your family had a great time. We hope to see you again in the future. Kind regards Trish More 

Dunedin, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were invited to a friends wedding at Edgewater and stayed the weekend. The room was really lovely with a fantastic view of a pond with trees behind then Lake Wanaka beyond. It is a great place to stay and we would recommend it.

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Thank vaneunen
Edgewater_Resort, Public Relations Manager at Edgewater, responded to this review

Kia Ora We appreciate your recommendation and pleased you shared such a special occasion with your friends. Kind regards Trish More 

Pune, India
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227 reviews
30 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 168 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Edgewater is a nice hotel with access to the Lake, located in a quiet residential neighborhood. The town center is about a 5 minute drive away, where all the prominent restaurants/bars/shops are to be found. We were fortunate to receive an upgrade to a 1 Bedroom Apartment with part Lake views on the Ground Floor (Room 805). The room was... More 

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Thank rahulajmera
Edgewater_Resort, Public Relations Manager at Edgewater, responded to this review

Kia Ora You've made a very extensive review of Edgewater - thank you. I am sorry to hear about the wi-fi. though. We did changed providers and haven't had nearly the issues we had in the past. Regards Trish More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We rented a room upstairs with a nice view of the lake. We were there for a very short time but could see all the possibilities this place had if you wanted to stay longer. Close to town and right on a walking track around the lake Our neighbors below were cooking a mean fried chicken and it did smell... More 

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Edgewater_Resort, Public Relations Manager at Edgewater, responded to this review

Kia Ora Thanks for taking the time to share your experiences and hopefully you'll have more time during a subsequent visit. Hopefully the neighbours' cooking dissipated rapidly though. Regards Trish More 

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