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Cardrona Hotel

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Located on the Crown Range Road between Wanaka and Queenstown, the Cardrona Hotel is the perfect base from which to explore the stunning Central Otago region. Twenty minutes from Wanaka, 40 minutes from Queenstown and 30 minutes from Arrowtown, the hotel is close to many major tourist attractions in the region. It's also close to four major ski areas, including Cardrona Alpine Resort. All ensuite rooms are all equipped with Sky TV, WiFi and tea and coffee making facilities. A continental buffet breakfast served in the historic dining room is also included in the room rate. Make use of the cosy guest lounge, beautiful cottage gardens, laundry facilities and spa pool. Rooms are a mix of queen beds, twin queen beds, twin singles and family rooms with one queen bed and two singles.
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Free Parking
Public Wifi
Wheelchair access
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Self-Serve Laundry
Electric Vehicle Charging Station
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Frankton Airport16 mi
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This hotel is a fantastic showcase of local Cardrona history. We stayed two nights (booked one and extended stay) in a family room. Very clean and tidy, comfy beds, room to dry your ski gear, there was even a microwave and some other kitchen bits...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An awesome hotel to stay for a night or maybe two. Well done renovations with quality fittings and nothing forgotten. We had an upstairs room with bathroom that had its own private balcony that overlooked the garden bar area. Real comfy bed and lovely bathroom....More

Thank tekohiwi
Response from CardronaHotel, Owner at Cardrona HotelResponded 1 week ago

Hi Tekohiwi, We are glad you enjoyed your balcony room and our new menu in the restaurant! We appreciate you taking the time to share and leave us a review.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Love this place, a little bit of NZ History here. Cardrona is between Queenstown and Wanaka great location. If you like Whiskey Cardrona Distillery is just up the road. If you are into fast cars Highland motorsport Park is about 50min from the Hotel, and...More

Thank Sunshine27172783074
Response from CardronaHotel, Owner at Cardrona HotelResponded 1 week ago

Hello Sunshine, Thank you for taking the time to leave a lovely review detailing all the amazing activities we have locally.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Four of us recently dined here for lunch. The food was really good. Two of us shared a seafood platter and was great. The atmosphere is cosy and the outdoor eating and drinking area around the fire is inviting. The pub via currently under repair,...More

Thank Michael O
Response from CardronaHotel, Owner at Cardrona HotelResponded 1 week ago

Hi Michael, We are glad the maintenance didn't put you off and you were still able to enjoy and appreciate the historic atmosphere! Thank you for calling in and taking the time to leave is a review. We are glad to hear you all enjoyed...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fabulous place to stay. It has been a while since we last stayed at the Cardrona Hotel but this place is just so fabulous. The room was very comfortable. We were given a room with garden view which was wonderful. Ongoing renos did not disturb...More

Thank 234j_rgf
Response from CardronaHotel, Owner at Cardrona HotelResponded 1 week ago

Hello 234j_rgf, We are so pleased to hear you had a fabulous stay. We really appreciate your understanding as we undergo maintenance and are glad to hear this wasn't a hindrance for you. Thank you for taking the time to leave a review and share...More

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JennaExe
October 28, 2017|
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Response from Melton2013 | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, They serve Restaurant meals all day. Thanks
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mkgb
June 3, 2016|
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Response from CardronaHotel | Property representative |
Good morning. There are shuttles available but they must be booked beforehand as they do not stop here as a matter of course. The best people to contact are either Alpine Shuttles or Yello out of Wanaka.
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Thomas R
November 20, 2015|
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Response from CardronaHotel | Property representative |
Hi there, Firstly, my apologies for the late reply. We have 16 rooms, some of which are upstairs but others that are at ground level. Our showers are all walk in (except one) and some of our rooms open on to the garden with... More
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"Choose a room with garden view"
234j_rgf
2 weeks ago
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"book to eat there or you won't get in."
joannebZ1835YF
Oct 7, 2018
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"Bottom floor can be a little noisy if there's heavy footed people above! Try to get a room with a..."
shellbells8
Aug 26, 2018
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"the rear wing is our preferred location"
aftraveler509
Aug 21, 2018
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PRICE RANGE
$96 - $133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
cardrona hotel south island
LOCATION
New ZealandSouth IslandOtago RegionWanaka
NUMBER OF ROOMS
16
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