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Wanaka Hotel

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71 Ardmore Street, P.O. Box 26,, Wanaka, New Zealand
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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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42 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed here for 6 nights. The receptionist was wonderful, really helpful and pleasant. The hotel kitchen was great and we used it a lot as my son was tired after snowboarding so we did not always want to go out. The laundry facilities were excellent also. The Mexican restaurant and pub were great. Also, the room and the hotel... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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90 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This hotel has improved again and again. The rooms are brilliant and modern, warm and we'll set out. It's right in town and very close to the lake. Great prices, friendly staff. Highly recommended and I stay here every time I am in town. Thanks for all the hard work and upgrades.

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Perth, Australia
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69 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is acceptably priced and very central. It has a variety of amenities on site. The laundry is a great addition, there is a great kitchen and there are restaurants/cafes and pubs attached. Wifi is good throughout the hotel and the staff were all friendly. The rooms are being/have been refurbished and are reasonably comfortable. The water pressure/heat is... More 

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Jo B, General Manager at Wanaka Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Blank_Expressionism, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We really appreciate your review and are pleased to hear you found the Hotel acceptably priced with a good location. Our newly renovated rooms have power points beside the beds and updated bed linen. We look forward to welcoming you to Wanaka again. Regards Jo More 

Brisbane Region, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice room. There's no view on the ground floor. But I get a open backyard that I can have a breakfast outside. The kitchen is fully equipped but without providing oil. But I got my salmon well cooked from the kitchen! It's awesome! The laundry room would be better if they provide us some laundry powder. After all, we are... More 

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Jo B, General Manager at Wanaka Hotel, responded to this review

Dear dacie2016, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are really pleased that you have enjoyed your stay at the Hotel. Thanks for the great feedback about the Kitchen, Hot Shower and Decor. We are also pleased to let you know that we do have Soap Powder for sale at the Reception. We look forward to... More 

hong kong
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

the interior retrofitting is new. Room is reasonably spacious. Linean is clean and toilet & facility is clean. bed is comfortable. Restaurant & the pub are of good standard. the Receptionist lady is very helpful and friendly. it is within walking distance from Wanaka Lake. walk along the lake side is pleasant and enjoyable. it is picturesque with Mount Cook... More 

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Jo B, General Manager at Wanaka Hotel, responded to this review

Dear ray c, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. Thank you for the great review it is wonderful to hear that you found the Hotel pleasant and enjoyable. Happy Travels, Regards Jo More 

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4 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Glad we only had to stay 1 night. Reception were quite rude when we arrived, however, I think she realised as she then tried hard to be nice, but the damage was done. Bathroom was old. Hotel was noisy - we were in an adjoining room for some reason so had to deal with loud people right next door. Heating... More 

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Jo B, General Manager at Wanaka Hotel, responded to this review

Dear MattyMac16, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are really sorry to hear you have not enjoyed your stay, the Hotel reception is open 24 hours and we are very happy to address and resolve any concerns immediately if given the opportunity. Happy Travels, Regards Jo More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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31 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hotel was so so but location was great. Room is a little run down but clean. Didnt seems to be fully booked but was arranged on a quiet corner on the 2nd floor. Not too convenient and a little feels a little weird to be the only one at that corner. Room is ok but didnt had a good nite... More 

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Jo B, General Manager at Wanaka Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Zach C, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. Thank you for the great feedback about the Hotels Location and Cleanliness. We are in our high season at the moment and are fully booked most nights, we are pleased to hear that even when we are so busy the Hotel was peaceful for you. Happy Travels,... More 

Auckland, New Zealand
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10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel was perfect for what we wanted, a place to sleep for 1 night. The hotel was very close to the lake and walking distance to everything else. Joins on the back to a pub which has a Wednesday night Quiz - worth checking out to meet some of the awesome locals. It was a very old fashioned room... More 

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Jo B, General Manager at Wanaka Hotel, responded to this review

Dear LexiWood, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are really pleased to hear that the Hotel and was perfect for you and that you were able to meet some of the locals at the Bullock Bar Quiz. We look forward to seeing you in Wanaka again. Happy Travels, Regards Jo More 

Hastings, New Zealand
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Hotel was undergoing renovations at the time of our stay. Consequently there were issues with the hot water for the bathroom. I had to leave the tap running for just over an hour before hot water was present. The receptionist told me to leave the water running as it got shut off each day during work hours & needed... More 

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Jo B, General Manager at Wanaka Hotel, responded to this review

Dear icedriller2016, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are pleased to let you know that the renovations have been completed and the rooms are looking fantastic. I am sorry the day of your stay we did have hot water issues, with the completion of our renovations this is now resolved and not an ongoing issue.... More 

Auckland, New Zealand
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

The hotel was in a state of renovation. That was not communicated when we booked. While the staff were friendly there was no introduction or explanation of services. Heavy bags needed to be carried to room. No elevator or assistance! Basically we experienced a tired old room that was clean. No lounge or place to relax. Simply a bedroom and... More 

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Jo B, General Manager at Wanaka Hotel, responded to this review

Dear pshana_917529, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are pleased to let you know the renovation is completed and the new rooms look fantastic, I am sorry if any inconvenience was experienced during your stay. We do have an extensive compendium in every room so guests may read at their convenience rather than be overloaded... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Great Value Hotel right in the center of Wanaka, only one-minute walk to the Lake and Town Center. Full Restaurant and Bar Facilities on-site. Plenty of free, off street parking. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Wanaka Hotel

Address: 71 Ardmore Street, P.O. Box 26,, Wanaka, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Wanaka
Price Range: $78 - $150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Wanaka Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 47
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