My son and I greatly enjoyed our stay at the Central Wanaka Apartment, which is managed by Lake Wanaka Holiday. Here are the PROs and CONs -->
1. wireless internet -- 100% free and wall-to-wall! When I arrived, a new WiFi provider had just started, and the wireless access was somewhat buggy for us, so the provider and I went back and forth a few times, before we suddenly had perfect (and free) WiFi ! With telephone tag, etc this took several days --BUT, future renters will benefit from the fixed WiFi. AND, my current rental in Taupo is charging me $$$ for WiFi, so I really miss the free WiFi. A warning to travelers to NZ -- do not expect free WiFi, but rather to be charged for a few hours at a time.
2. TV channels -- a huge number of TV channels to pick from. There must be 70 or more. Doesn't sound like much? Well, my rental in Taupo gives me 11 channels, and they are all bad. This is great.
3. Front office staff -- The staff was...