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Nelson, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 October 2014

We had booked the large family size apartment for a special family weekend that involved a birthday celebration. The apartment was beautifully presented and was everything we had hoped for. It was ideal for our large family group and the weather was absolutely perfect for enjoying the stunning lakeviews from the apartment and balcony. The owners and staff went out...

Thank Gregory B
Katy M, Public Relations Manager at Lakeside Apartments, responded to this review

Dear G & J Bird, Thank you for your kind words in your review of Lakeside Apartments. These apartments are certainly a great place for a family celebration with the spacious and luxurious apartments. Although we cannot control the weather like we do the apartments, you can certainly enjoy Wanaka's sunny dry climate whilst relaxing on the Apartment balcony. We...

Reviewed 1 October 2014

We called in here after driving past and seeing how fantastic the apartments looked. Gary was very friendly and helpful and convincing... we ended up moving from our more budget unit to Lakeside after checking out the rooms, the view, the spa.....very pleased that we did. This is beautiful, luxurious accommodation. And the spa is fantastic for tired bodies after...

Thank teamleader09
Reviewed 29 September 2014

The Lakeside Apartments in Wanaka are sensational - great location, well equipped, fantastic view and nothing is too much trouble for Gary or his team. We enjoyed it so much we've already booked a return trip.

Thank pacificrise
Katy M, Public Relations Manager at Lakeside Apartments, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at Lakeside Apartments. So pleased to hear we continually live up to guest expectations. We certainly have a great team on board and look forward to welcoming you back on your return trip.

Robe, Australia
Reviewed 26 September 2014

Wow, luxury with the best view, so close to shopping & restaurants. Management was so obliging, so we will return. Would truly recommend these lovely apartments to all. We will definitely be back. Thank you!

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Armidale, Australia
Reviewed 10 September 2014

We had a booking with another provider but they had plumbing issues so we could not stay there in a two bedroom apartment although they had a temp booked other accommodation - we drove past the Lakeside Apartments and were taken with the location and views. ( we were lucky payment not taken) We were fortunate enough to obtain a...

Thank Dianne M
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 6 September 2014

We have just stayed at the Lakeside Apartments for 4 days and have absolutely no concerns recommending it and would definitely stay here again. We can see why this is number 1 in Wanaka. We booked directly by ringing them up a month before, and reception was very helpful and friendly. On arrival, check in was simple and convenient and...

Thank KiwiRichard
Katy M, Public Relations Manager at Lakeside Apartments, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your family stay at Lakeside Apartments. Always good to hear from our guests, that they have had such a fabulous time they would definitely stay again. The Apartments were built back in 2002 and with ongoing refurbishments and improvements, they continue to provide an excellent and luxurious place to stay for families,...

Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 6 September 2014

Lakeside Apartments are great!! Beautiful sun pouring into the windows all week and drinks on the deck facing the lake after skiing. Very friendly and helpful caretakers. Loved the apartment. Clean and well organised.

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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 September 2014 via mobile

We have stayed here twice. The first time we were on the ground floor which led directly to the pool area which was great for the kids. The second time we had the room directly above. Both times our stay was outstanding. The staff can't do enough for you and the view over looking the lake is stunning. I lost...

2Thank Debbie B
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 2 September 2014

We joined friends at the Wanaka Lakeside apartments. The apartments are excellently located just a few minutes walk from the town and with beautiful views across to the lake. The set up of each apartment is clever as our friends rented a 1 bedroom apartment and then as friends joined the management were able to 'unlock' additional bedrooms to convert...

Thank ZeeTee260
Reviewed 29 August 2014

What a wonderful place. Exceptional management and housekeeping staff. Beautiful apartment and absolutely gorgeous view. Plus the great skiing of course. Would most definitely recommend and if we are ever back in Wanaka this is the only place we would want to stay.

Thank BWB03

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in the heart of picturesque Wanaka and a stone’s throw from the lake edge, these luxurious 1, 2 and 3 bedroom apartments are the perfect place to stay. Relaxation, romance, business, adventure … whatever your reason to visit Wanaka, these spacious and serviced apartments can cater for your every need.Enjoy awesome views of Lake Wanaka and the mountains beyond, while relaxing on your private balcony. All apartments have a designer kitchen, two bathrooms, including one en-suite and one with spa bath, spacious living and dining areas and secure garages. Facilities on site include swimming pools, spas and BBQ area. Within two minutes walk are Wanaka’s restaurants, cafes, bars and shops. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lakeside Apartments

Address: 9 Lakeside Road, Wanaka, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Wanaka
Price Range: ₹ 16,311 - ₹ 23,756 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Lakeside Apartments 5*
Number of rooms: 20
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Lakeside Apartments Hotel Wanaka
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#1 Romantic Hotel in Wanaka
#1 Family Hotel in Wanaka
#1 Luxury Hotel in Wanaka
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“Go for front lake view. It is worth all your dollars!”
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“Top floor rooms have spas”
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