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Wanaka Haven

5.0 of 5 Guest house   |   42 Halliday Road, Wanaka 9382, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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Perth, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Absolutely stunning accommodation in Wanaka! Anne & Steve are wonderful hosts who on a daily basis went above & beyond to ensure we had a perfect stay. The property is glorious, peaceful, quiet, with everything you could possibly need & just a short trip to town. The rooms have all the modern facilities but still retains that country homestead feel... More

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Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was visiting Wanaka with some friends and this was the perfect place to relax after a long day of skiing or exploring. Steven and Anne-Mie are truly gracious hosts and accommodated my erratic am schedule! We had a beautiful evening just sitting in the dining room and chatting. Gorgeous views are cleanliness is impeccable. Worth the price in my... More

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Olympia, Washington
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

Steven & Anna-Mae, wow, what great people! Luxurious doesn't cut it, they need to invent a new word just for this place. The rooms are exquisite, the grounds are impeccable, and the view is everything you would hope for when visiting New Zealand. I've never experienced being cozy in such a spacious place before in my life. I can't wait... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

We loved Wanaka Haven so much last year, we came back for more this year - for more of the spectacular views, magnificent rooms and three course breakfasts - but above all for Steven and Anne-Mie's warm and generous hospitality - which is what really sets this place apart. Do yourself a favour and settle in here for a few... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

Wanaka Haven was just amazing. The rooms are beautiful, modern and sophisticated, and the attention to detail was excellent. Ann-Mie and Steven were warm and welcoming and made our stay so comfortable. The breakfasts were wonderful and throughout our stay, there were always home-baked cakes, biscuits and fruit available, along with tea and coffee. We stayed three nights and really... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

We only had one night in Wanaka, and kicked ourselves (well, each other) because we wished we could have stayed longer. Steven and Anne-Mie are ideal people to host such a very agreeable place as Wanaka Haven. They exude warmth and sophistication, and welcome their guests as if they were old friends. The rooms are understated and very modern, with... More

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Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

This place is incredible. The hosts are amazng, flexible and willing to do anything to make your stay pleasent. The breakfasts are delicious and the variety is vast. The facilities are there if you need them. The views from all the rooms are incredible but our room - the Premium King Delux has almost 180 degree views. The rooms are... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2014

We feel quite fortunate to have found Wanaka Haven. It is truly a gem. The setting, the rooms, the views and the graciousness of Steven and Anne-Mie made for a perfect stay. The attention to detail shows. Rooms have a sophistication with simplicity that is rare to find. From our warm welcome to our departure we felt comfortable and at... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2013

We spent 18 days in NZ on our vacation and this is the best experience in terms of our NZ accommodation. The place is so beautiful and spacious we didn't feel like going anywhere else in Wanaka during our 2 nights stay there. Anne and Steven are fantastic host and you can clearly see that they are genuinely keen to... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2013

We booked Wanaka Haven after the recommendation of my son and his new wife... it was good! WE were looking for a place that is quiet and relaxing.. and this is the place. It is about 3 minutes easy drive to the lake and town ( you need a car !), your bedrooms and living areas are facing the snow... More

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Address: 42 Halliday Road, Wanaka 9382, New Zealand
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Location: New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Wanaka
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Wanaka Haven 5*
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Wanaka Haven offers the luxury of beautiful surroundings inside out with a chic decor and uninterrupted mountain views. Warm up to the cozy roaring fire in winter; dine outdoors in the summer, a glass of Pinot Noir from our collection in hand. Expect a wonderfully relaxed atmosphere, gourmet breakfasts and five-star service. Wanaka Haven means comfort with top of the range bedding and under floor heating throughout. Your holiday can be as indulgent or active as you like, with plenty of space to lounge around and the beauty of Wanaka to explore. ... more   less 
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