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Christchurch, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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
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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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Singapore, Singapore
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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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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 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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Auckland, New Zealand
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57 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016

A warm. Informative welcome was reassuring for a pleasant and memorable stay in beautiful Wanaka . The motel was located in walking distance of the main centre of town .The Tourist information centre in town were very friendly and very helpful . We were able to enjoy a memorable experience of what Wanaka had to offer. Our comfortable accommodation enhanced... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2016

The motel has very good location, super close to lake wanaka and the supermarket is just behind the motel. The room is a bit old, but fully equipped, all are good, free Wifi available and we really enjoy the stay there!

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Melbourne, Australia
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57 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 151 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

Myself and my boyfriend stayed here for one night. We paid extra for a 'king' room which was upstairs and had very partial lake views. Unfortunately our room was next to the wooden stair case so we were disturbed by people walking up and down and moving their luggage. The room was spotlessly clean, however very outdated. The shower head... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2016

We stopped here on a 2 week drive around the south Island with teenagers and this was a great place to stop. Right in the centre of town we could all go off and do our own things. The room was well laid out and very friendly hospitality with lollies and lots of wifi. Views of mountains and lake, 50m... More 

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11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I were meant to stay here for one night Thursday 17th March, unfortunately I had got my dates wrong and booked for the Friday! The motel was fully booked but Ella, who we assume was the owner was extremely helpful, firstly she accepted our error was genuine and cancelled the booking without charge but also phoned around... More 

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Dunedin, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2016

Cosy House, Wanaka, owned by the proprietors of Aspiring Lodge Motel. Two couples stayed 3 nights at Cosy House, located 400meters from Aspiring Lodge Motels. This is a large 3 bedroom house with full kitchen, two bathrooms, 2 lounges, separate dining room, 3 outside sitting areas, full laundry and off street parking. Linen & towels provided. One block away from... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • 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
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
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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 St, Wanaka, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Wanaka
Price Range: $110 - $141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Aspiring Lodge Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 14
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