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Wilderness Lodge Lake Moeraki

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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good11%
  • Average2%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“wilderness lodge”(69 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Reviewed 2 January 2017

We recently spent 2 nights at the Wilderness lodge as part of a VBT bike trip. What makes this place special is the location and it's owner, Gerry, who obviously has passion about his property and the wonders and beauty of New Zealand. The accomdations...More

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Response from Tawaki, Owner at Wilderness Lodge Lake MoerakiResponded 13 February 2017

Dear Gumdoc45, Thanks for your review. We do appreciate all the feedback we receive. Great you enjoyed the activities and the chance to experience and learn about this special place. The limitations of our internet are a frustration but also a reality of being in...More

Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

I have one word for you if you happen to come across this amazing property. Well maybe two! Find Gerry !!! And "Grab-a-hold" of whatever he is offering as far as activities go! I managed the glowworm and night sky tour at 11 PM and...More

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Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

We arrived on the first of our two nights to find that there was an expedition to feed eels , our boys thought this sounded great so off we went and weren't disappointed, Gerry our host gives interesting and detailed guidance on almost everything he...More

Thank TheManFromLochness
Reviewed 20 December 2016

I concur with the many other 5 star ratings given to this hotel. It is superb in providing a restful retreat from the hassles of daily life, with comfortable rooms, excellent food and drink, friendly and courteous service, and surrounded by forest and lakeside walks,...More

Thank MikeOxon2014
Reviewed 15 December 2016

We went to Lake Moeraki specifically to see the fiordland penguins & weren't disappointed! We took the morning penguin watch tour, but there is also a hike that sees the penguins & seal colony for more rigorous hikers. We ended up in very close proximity...More

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Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Self-Serve Laundry
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$ 366 - US$ 477 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Price range
US$ 366 - US$ 477 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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BrianH422
5 May 2017|
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Response from patriciav140 | Reviewed this property |
Hi. sorry i did not see your post. I can't comment on the price because i honestly don't remember but it is a beautiful place. elegant, relaxing, great atmosphere, and in the meantime you can spend some hours kayaking... More
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4acadia
14 July 2016|
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Response from Gill H | Reviewed this property |
Definitely contact Gerry or the lodge.There were none in February.The guided walks all seem to be out from the Lodge..some to the beach, some through forest.We only saw bird life like white egrets, but they were pretty... More
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"All rooms have pleasant views."
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"The rooms are perfect. You will spend more time outside bird watching, kayaking on the lake or walking down..."
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"by river very good"
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