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Blenheim, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This lodge motel was central to all shops and walking distance was great to restaurants. The room was clean ,tidy, and a good size room and bathroom. There's plenty to do in Wanaka, biking and the Maze place just out of Wanaka is a must.

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Thank Beverley W
Sydney, Australia
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location & price, good sized room. Very clean and had everything we need. Only complaint would be that the building is very loud which made it hard to sleep during the night (timber creaks due to temperature changing) but I'm a light sleeper.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The room itself was clean and spacious with a private outdoor space. The bed was the worst we slept in during our 4 week trip in New Zealand and Australia and the room itself is very dated. The place could do with a facelift to rejuvenate it......saying that it is located right in the centre of Wanaka and the staff... More 

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Rotorua District, New Zealand
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2016

The location is excellent. The room was clean and the staff were helpful upon arrival. However, despite booking well in advance we did not get the type of room we expected and the put-up camp bed stretching into the middle of the room made for a cramped experience. (The room would be great for a couple - not our family... More 

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Thank 607dominicp
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016

We stayed in a large room which had a kitchenette with a sink which is good for washing dishes in as opposed to bathroom.Everything was very clean and comfortable - for the price we payed it was very reasonable. Best part of this motel is the location - so close to ski rental shops, the main supermarket and the restaurant... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016

Handy location for our one night stay. Room was clean and comfortable, however, we did find the people in the adjoining rooms a bit noisy but that could be because of the wooden walls of the room. Within walking distance to shops, restaurants etc. Lovely friendly young lady at reception when we arrived.

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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84 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2016

The motel is very well located, with the supermarket just beside it, a block from the lake and a quick walk to get dinner! The room were clean, spacious and the beds were comfortable, we had a lovely stay, only downside was that you did have to walk through one of the bedrooms to get to the toilet but as... More 

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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016 via mobile

Great place nice and handy to shops restaurants etc. Tidy and clean however no sink to wash dishes in only bathroom sink. Would definitely stay here again as pretty reasonably priced. Owners are lovely and friendly

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Thank Tracey J
Singapore, Singapore
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016

Clean room, very near to lake, supermarket just behind the building and many shopping stores around, very friendly staff, alow us to change upper room into ground floor, as there is no lift and we bring quite a lot luggages.

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Frankston South
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15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2016

This motel is well located one block back from the lake and next door to a supermarket. It is self contained and quite spacious and comfortable but definitely no frills. A suitable stopover but not a destination in itself.

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Aspiring Lodge Motel is nestled in the heart of the Southern Lakes tourist resort of Wanaka and the gateway to the Mount Aspiring National Park. Being one of the only motels situated right in the center of town, you can easily access many of the exciting activites that Wanaka has to offer by foot. Wanaka is a playground with an abundance of activities for everyone to enjoy. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Aspiring Lodge Motel

Address: 16 Dungarvon Street, Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Wanaka
Price Range: $92 - $133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Aspiring Lodge Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 14
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