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Edgewater

4.0 of 5 Sargood Drive | Lake Wanaka, Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Great Malvern, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We met up with friends for lunch here. Beautiful location and we ate outside where you have stunning views. When we arrived the chairs outside were wet and we were told by the waitress that we should put them in the sun, where they would quickly dry, or take some chairs that weren't being used from other tables. No offer... More 

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Weymouth, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
15 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We spent two days here and had a very relaxing stay. The room was bright, clean and well equipped but there are restrictions on the amount of hot water you can use which we had never encountered before. Reception staff weren't particularly friendly and we couldn't have a drink at the outside seating area because it was booked for a... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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41 reviews 41 reviews
21 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Looks amazing situated on the edge of Lake Wanaka, and we can't fault the views. We were there in February and it was quite warm, yet walking into the room it was stifling. We opened the windows and doors to get a breeze going, only to then realise they had the heater on. . .in summer. The bed was way... More 

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

Dear Sue A Thanks for taking the time to share your experiences with us. Yes, February has been a very warm month and I hope you managed to cool down after the heater was turned off! Kind regards Trish More 

Melbourne, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We got our booking at Edgewater only because the person in front of us at Tourist Information (iSite) cancelled there's. The place is great. We had a spacious tastefully decorated ground floor apartment (lounge, kitchen, bedroom and bathroom) facing onto grass overlooking Wanaka Lake. Having had a drink and light lunch in the grounds we then hired bikes. Later we... More 

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

Dear Jane H Great news that we were able to share some of our Edgewater experiences with you. It sounds like you enjoyed the riding and walking by our lakeside. We hope to see you back one day in the future. Kind regards Trish More 

Sydney, Australia
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79 reviews 79 reviews
17 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

During our tour of the South Island NZ we had, it must be said, stayed in the odd hotel that was, shall we say, less than 5 star. Consequently it was always nice to arrive at one that increased the average so to speak. Such was the case here at the Edgewater Wanaka. Our room had a separate bedroom/lounge area,... More 

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

Dear Scott R Thanks so much for your feedback on the Edgewater and I'm pleased we generally raised the averages for you. Kind regards, Trish More 

Port Pirie, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Could only stay one night as it was quite pricey, but was a gorgeous room with a fantastic view of the beautiful Wanaka lake. The room was huge with a full kitchen, cooking facilities, very clean etc.

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

Dear Moira and Brenton We appreciate you sharing your experiences with us at Edgewater and pleased the short wait until your room was ready wasn't too much of an inconvenience. Kind regards Trish More 

Calgary, Canada
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44 reviews 44 reviews
8 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Edgewater is located on the shoreline of Lake Wanaka and has extensive lawns and gardens. Rooms facing the lake have a peaceful ambience, are modern and spacious. The dining room and bar patio are also a pleasant experience though the food is average.

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

Dear Wilfredo Thanks for taking the time to share your experiences with us at Edgewater. Kind regards Trish More 

Stratham, NH
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96 reviews 96 reviews
59 hotel reviews
156 helpful votes 156 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I stayed at this hotel for 4 nights in a one bedroom second floor apartment with a small balcony overlooking the lake, The apartment was spacious with a good floor plan and great view. There was a combination washer/dryer in the bathroom. The washer part worked but the dryer part did not. Maintenance could not fix the... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have stayed her at least twice in previous years and find the consistency is great. From check-in to departure all staff were very welcoming and pleasant, particularly in the restaurant. We experienced no problems and found the rooms well equipped and maintained. (Only would like a heated towel rack in the 2nd bathroom!) W e will be back to... More 

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

Dear Ian P Thanks for taking the time to share your experiences at the Edgewater timeshare, which is adjacent to the Edgewater hotel. The hotel does provide check in and check out services for the timeshare and of course guests enjoy the Wineglass cafe and the hotel's other amenities. Thanks for your kind words about the hotel team. Sounds like... More 

Fernandina Beach, Florida
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34 reviews 34 reviews
12 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

No doubt a beautiful location, well appointed rooms, and wonderful amenities. We had 4 people in the room next door to us, and just talking until 1 am they kept us awake. They weren't rowdy or boisterous, just talking, but it was like they were in our room. Very sad for such a nicely kept resort.

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

Kia Ora We appreciate you taking the time to share your experiences with us and noting a number of positive points. I am sorry that the guests' talking in the room next door caused you inconvenience. In the event you may have been staying more than one night our reception staff would have tried to assist with an alternative for... More 

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Address: Sargood Drive | Lake Wanaka, Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Wanaka
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Edgewater 4*
Number of rooms: 65
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Also Known As:
Edgewater Hotel Wanaka
Hotel Style:
#3 Family Hotel in Wanaka
#5 Luxury Hotel in Wanaka
#7 Romantic Hotel in Wanaka

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