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Whare Kea Lodge & Chalet

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Ratings and reviews
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Dec 18, 2015
“Excellent Stay at Wanaka and Great Food!”
Jul 11, 2015
“'First Impressions last' needs more Inspiring near Mt Inspiring”
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Rooms
Room Service
Family Rooms
Laundry Service
Breakfast included
Restaurant
Fitness center
Kitchenette
Pets Allowed
4 Star Hotel
Sitting above the shores of Lake Wanaka, Whare Kea is the perfect luxury accommodation for families or groups of friends wishing to soak up the splendour of the area a private location. Our superbly comfortable lakeside lodge offers an ideal combination of shared and also private spaces...
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Location and contact
494 Mt. Aspiring Road, Wanaka 9343, New Zealand
29.3 miles to Frankton Airport
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Reviewed December 18, 2015

stayed here for 2 nights during the wanaka leg of our NZ tour. the lodge is very nice. the rooms all have a patio door leading to the lawn and lakeside views of lake wanaka. the resort is very private and is completely isolated from...More

2  Thank Carmen1318
Reviewed July 11, 2015

This was to be the indulgence of our Honeymoon in New Zealand as my wife and I have stayed at many exclusive lodges and was looking forward to what we believed would be an amazing experience. The reviews for Whare Kea lodge did wet the...More

4  Thank matthew w
Response from Louise M, Owner at Whare Kea Lodge & ChaletResponded August 2, 2015

Thank you for taking the time to review our property. I understand your stay was in March this year. Although we are now operating under a different business model, with Whare Kea no longer operating as a boutique hotel, we are still very sorry to...More

Reviewed March 17, 2015

Imagine you have a friend who invites you to spend a weekend in their beautiful vacation home in a spectacular setting. You have the opportunity to mingle with some new people and have a fabulous dinner party. That is the feeling you get at Whare...More

1  Thank Keith L
Reviewed March 1, 2015

Easily one of the finest places to stay in NZ an absolutely fantastic place. Rooms of the highest standard, a location hard to be rivalled and the food, oh the food, delicious! We only stayed one night, which was a shame, but we are already...More

Thank Kathy S
Reviewed February 25, 2015

Yes this is an expensive stay but delivers value for money. The rooms are well appointed and very comfortable (especially the bed). The all inclusive 5 course dinner and breakfast definitely is the best we have had in our 11 days in NZ. Delicious and...More

Thank JanelleandGraham
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Sitting above the shores of Lake Wanaka, Whare Kea is the perfect luxury accommodation for families or groups of friends wishing to soak up the splendour of the area a private location. Our superbly comfortable ...More lakeside lodge offers an ideal combination of shared and also private spaces well suited to accommodate small groups of up to 12 guest whether you prefer rest & relaxation or want to experience Wanaka's myriad of outdoor pursuits. Our fully equipped kitchen at Whare Kea allows guests to self-cater whilst looking out at the stunning vistas over Lake Wanaka. Alternatively, catering can be arranged. Additional Services to compliment your stay are extensive & unlimited with our property manager available to tailor make your exclusive retreat. Less
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Room Service
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Pool
Beachfront
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Luxury
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Luxury
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Luxury
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Room & Suite (6)
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"get a room facing lake wanaka (east), they have about 3-4 rooms that face the north (lawn view)"
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"Dont Stay Here unless you like over priced accomadation"
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"You can't chose a bad one, that's how good this is!"
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"All have excellent views and facilities"
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