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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 16 December 2012

When you arrive, it's easy to see why Wanaka Homestead scores so highly with travelers. Carol Ed and Douglas are very friendly and knowledgeable and make you feel very welcome in their home. The location is really good and the place has a lovely feel to it and the rooms are well sized and really well appointed. Carol gave us...

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Cooks Hill, NSW
Reviewed 13 December 2012

If you want to take advantage of the laid back nature of Wanaka, this is the place to do it. Superbly comfortable rooms in a gorgeous timber building. Ed, Carol and Andrew provide a slightly quirky but very enjoyable establishment to unwind and relax. Lovely location a short walk (or ride on the providing bikes) from town and a lovely...

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Salt Lake City, Utah
Reviewed 3 December 2012

Our group of 7 booked four of these lovely rooms. This B & B is beautiful, and was built with an eye for detail and quality. Ed and Carol made us comfortable in our spacious, clean, rooms. The lovely linens, windows that opened to the outside garden, fan, water in rooms, mints, wi-fi, euro shower, open coffee and tea bar...

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Bulahdelah, Australia
Reviewed 27 November 2012

Spent 3 days of our honeymoon at the lodge and it was amazing. The scenery was gorgeous. The service even better. We had Breakfast supplied and it was perfect, continental, fruit and the option of a hot brekky! Ed, Carol and Andrew were very welcoming allowing us to use the bbq (which saved us walking to town for dinner 2...

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Thank LEED2330
Jackson, Wyoming
Reviewed 23 November 2012

This is simply a lovely lodge, with comfortable rooms, an excellent breakfast and comfortable amenities (hot tub, tea & cookies, use of laundry facilities, etc.). It would likely take 10 minutes to walk into town, but there is a nice footpath by the lake, or you can use one of the lodge's bicycles. To top it off, you are rewarded...

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Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 13 November 2012

I only wish we had longer to stay. It was a great room, with a fabulous shower! We also had a lot of privacy even though we were staying in the main house. The continental breakfast was very nice, but some might consider the price a little high for the cold breakfast.

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Kingswinford
Reviewed 11 November 2012

We stayed in the lodge it was a large room clean with tea coffee and cookies downstairs You have access to a large sitting room with TV Books and Games this room has a log wood fire which makes it feel very homely there are facilities for washing and drying cloths very useful Ed and Carol were great host help...

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 26 October 2012

Spending 2 nights at Wanaka Homestead was a pure delight. The property is beautiful and comfortable and we felt at home immediately. Ed and Carol were great hosts. Ed loaned us free bikes so we could cycle around the lake and they both helped us extensively with our travel plans. Facilities were great including a very comfortable lounge, free wifi,...

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Cairns, Australia
Reviewed 26 October 2012

The hosts were very nice, the continental breakfast very good, the lodge room spotlessly clean and nicely decorated however, after staying in a variety of other accommodations across South Island for the preceding 2 weeks we felt that this accommodation was way over-priced. The rooms and cottages are situated to form a "u" shape and face inwards to an inner...

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Cazza99, Manager at Wanaka Homestead Lodge and Cottages, responded to this review

Dear Brucie Thank you for your comments and we are glad that you enjoyed your stay here with us. Just to clarify for other people who may be reading this review, Wanaka Homestead does self-catering accommodation options available. We have two cottages with fully equipped self-contained kitchens. The type of accommodation that Bruce booked was Bed and Breakfast. This is...

Kilcullen, Ireland
Reviewed 31 August 2012

My girlfriend and I stayed in Wanaka Homestead Lodge for 2 nights during a tour of the south island. The lodge was one of the highlights of our stay! Our room was beautiful; spacious yet warm. It was beautifully decorated with a homely feel. The bed was extremely comfortable and the bathroom was nice. I don't normally use the lounge...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Accessible rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Wanaka Homestead Lodge and Cottages

Address: 1 Homestead Close, Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Wanaka
Price Range: ₹ 10,732 - ₹ 23,679 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Wanaka Homestead Lodge and Cottages 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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“Avoid the South room”
 of 5 bubbles Mandm61, 30 Jan 2017 | Read review
“All rooms seemed good to us.”
 of 5 bubbles davemB9796EG, 26 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We were on the first floor with the backyard behind us - very nice.”
 of 5 bubbles Lewis212, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The courtyard room on the ground level was fabulous. Quiet and easy to access from our car.”
 of 5 bubbles coogee3, 13 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Downstairs king-size room as can use deck”
 of 5 bubbles yfwebby, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
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