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    Lake Ohau Lodge

    2295 Lake Ohau Road | P O Box 51, 7944, New Zealand
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    07/09/2017 07/10/2017
    1 room
    • 1 room
      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
        • 0 children
          Traveler (116)
          Room & Suite (27)
          Pool & Beach (10)
          • Excellent59%
          • Very good31%
          • Average8%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible1%
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          Free Parking
          Hot Tub
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Meeting Rooms
          Tennis Court
          Self-Serve Laundry
          Shuttle Bus Service
          3.0 Star Hotel
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          1 - 5 of 273 reviews

          Reviewed May 6, 2017

          We stayed at this lodge as part of our Alps to Ocean cycle ride. Despite our bunkrooms being very tight for four adults the actual lodge was lovely. The views over the lake superb. Great facilities to relax and eat and drink as you liked...More

          Thank Alison H
          Response from LouiseNeilson, Owner at Lake Ohau LodgeResponded May 7, 2017

          Hi there. I agree that the bunk rooms are very tight for four adults but at $95 each which includes your 3 course dinner and a cooked breakfast it's excellent value. That's great that you thought the Lodge was lovely and really, sometimes it's only...More

          Reviewed May 1, 2017 via mobile

          We stayed for one night only which was our last night in NZ as a part of group. The location is stunning with great views . The sky is lovely at night with very little light pollution you could see the Milky Way clearly The...More

          Thank GizaN7
          Response from LouiseNeilson, Owner at Lake Ohau LodgeResponded May 2, 2017

          Gosh! Well that's me so thank you! It's nice to say goodbye to the groups who stay as it's hard to get around everyone. Aren't we fortunate to be able to see that sky? It makes me think that I must take time to wrap...More

          Reviewed April 24, 2017 via mobile

          We decided to add a night to our long weekend and rang on the day we arrived....grateful to find they had a room. We had never been before. It was amazing value for money. We arrived on dusk and got great service from the moment...More

          Thank AntarcticChick
          Response from LouiseNeilson, Owner at Lake Ohau LodgeResponded April 28, 2017

          Thank you so much for your really lovely review. You have responded to some of the issues raised by the previous reviewer which is greatly appreciated and lovely to have some balance in perspective. I'm so sorry about the smell that you had in the...More

          Reviewed April 21, 2017

          We didn't do our homework properly. When we thought of a lodge, we though more of a lodge like you would get in Europe, so it came as an awful shock to us to find we were in a room with no fridge or jug...More

          Thank vannsandra
          Response from LouiseNeilson, Owner at Lake Ohau LodgeResponded April 28, 2017

          I'm sorry that you were disappointed but thank you for your review as it is important to understand where we fail to meet our guest's expectations. You would have been staying in our outside Huxley wing which is for people who are more budget conscious....More

          Reviewed April 18, 2017 via mobile

          We booked a one night dinner bed and breakfast package this weekend whilst cycling the alps to ocean. We were not expecting great things! We booked the Huxley rooms which we were told had an en-suite but very basic. We thought they were awesome. Actually...More

          Thank nomadicnevs
          Response from LouiseNeilson, Owner at Lake Ohau LodgeResponded April 20, 2017

          Oh! Thank you so much! How kind! Yes, I think being away from it all can be quite good in the Huxley wing, as long as it's not pouring with rain. When my family come to stay they often quite like staying as "a gang"...More

          Awards & Recognition
          Certificate of Excellence
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Shuttle Bus Service
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Hot Tub
          • Tennis Court
          • Price range
          • $73 - $146 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Family Rooms ,
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 62
          • Location
          • New Zealand >
          • South Island >
          • Canterbury Region >
          • Lake Ohau
          • Also Known As
          • Lake Ohau Hotel Twizel
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          Traveler (116)
          Room & Suite (27)
          Pool & Beach (10)
          Dining (5)
          Hotel & Grounds (80)
          Bathroom (2)
          Family and Play Areas (2)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Wifi is not mentioned. Is there any or any access to the Internet ?
          February 18, 2017|
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          Response from LouiseNeilson | Property representative |
          Thank you for your enquiry. Yes we do have WiFi available for a small fee just around the public areas. We charge $2 for 10 MB, $4 for 20MB etc. We look forward to you staying.
          Hi, can you tell me if a mini fridge and tea/coffee maker are provided in the rooms please? If not, can they be hired? Thank you
          January 23, 2016|
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          Response from JSNMitchell | Reviewed this property |
          Apologies for the delay, yes they are avaialble in the rooms as part of the room charge
          Room Tips
          "Luxury price, for basic rooms"
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          "Located on Lake Ohau, views to die for."
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          "Lake View Rooms"
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          "With a view of the lake"
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