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    High Country Holiday Lodge

    23 Mackenzie Drive, Twizel, New Zealand
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Traveler (34)
    Room & Suite (11)
    Dining (1)
    • Excellent6%
    • Very good25%
    • Average32%
    • Poor16%
    • Terrible21%
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    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Self-Serve Laundry
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 95 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Although the room smelled a little odd (damp I suspect) it was comfortable, a good size, and warmed quickly. Being old there was no double glazing but the curtains had a thick backing which worked well to insulate the room. The shower seemed clean but...More

    Thank CRS60
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Maybe avoid even if you're over 30. Ok, just avoid. The vast place is grotty and smells of old fat. The beds are like hammocks and the coverlets look grimey. In the en-suite rooms isn't enough space  to swing a cat, let alone put two...More

    1  Thank SouthernYarnie
    Reviewed June 13, 2017

    We stayed here on a trip to Queenstown and it was a great place. The rooms are basic but tidy and well appointed. Cooking is done in the communal kitchen which is well equipped and big. Great value for money. A bonus is that it...More

    Thank Tony M
    Reviewed May 17, 2017

    This is cheap accommodation, very basic but good enough for an overnight stay. Twizel is the closest town to the Mt Cook area, so an ideal starting point for early morning tours. Location in the town is excellent, walking distance to the shops, pubs and...More

    1  Thank dds777
    Reviewed May 10, 2017

    Budget but well organized and comfortable lodge with best option for Alps to Ocean bike trail accommodation. Rooms with private shower and bathroom are the best. Common kitchen opens till 22:00. Good pub and the mall are 100 m. away.

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Price range
    • $23 - $104 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 104
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • South Island >
    • Canterbury Region >
    • Mackenzie District >
    • Twizel
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    Traveler (34)
    Room & Suite (11)
    Dining (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (20)
    Bathroom (1)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
    The Lakes Motel
    25 reviews
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    Mackenzie Country Inn
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    Mackenzie Units Motel
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    25.67 miles away
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    "There is motel rooms and backpacker lodges; check that you book the right one."
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    "Rooms with private facilities are the best"
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    "Go for en-suite as basic is more like a hostel."
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