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Omakau Commercial Hotel

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Omakau's first homestead then accommodation house for weary travellers. It is now an ideal stop for the new type of traveller that passes through Omakau –Rail Trailers, Curling and Fishing Enthusiasts, and visitors to the Central Otago area who can explore the area using the hotel as their base.The Hotel is available for any of your dining requirements, whether it is Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner or that special function - 364 days a year. Our Chefs pride themselves on their flavour and presentation – we invite you to look at our Dining page for some mouth watering temptations. We have a wonderful selection of Central Otago wines and Ales available from our bar to quench your thirst, and/or to compliment your meal.
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Property amenities
Bar/Lounge
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free Internet
Wheelchair Access
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
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Great View
Location
Full view
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Frankton Airport68 km
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All reviews seafood chowder steak rail trail delicious food friendly service country pub great meal lovely staff courtesy coach cooked to perfection the sticky date pudding chatto creek lovely pub young german side salad apple pie great atmosphere
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Reviewed 5 days ago

People might not have used these words but the advice we got about New Zealand food was that it was not very good and very expensive. Well we have had expensive here and we have had cheap. We have indulged because we are on holiday....More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Chris W
Response from OmakauCommercial, Owner at Omakau Commercial HotelResponded 3 days ago

Hello there Firstly, thank you for taking the time to review us on TripAdvisor. We are delighted that you enjoyed your dining experience with us, and really appreciate your feedback/review. We hope to see you another time if you are in our neck of the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here for one night, one couple in the cabin out the back and the others in the Queen en-suite room in the main building. Both were very clean and had everything you needed for a comfortable stay. Had a meal in the pub, really...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Stewart C
Response from OmakauCommercial, Owner at Omakau Commercial HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello there Thank you for taking time time to review us on Trip Advisor. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and also enjoyed our staff, meals and service. We hope to see you another time. Thank you once again - we...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great menu, friendly staff and tasty food at a reasonable price. A perfect place to stop and recharge after a day cycling on the rail trail. Lovely charm of a country tavern with touches of class that will cater to everyone. Definitely worth stopping in...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank macpeanuts
Response from OmakauCommercial, Owner at Omakau Commercial HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello there Thank you for taking the time to review us on TripAdvisor. We are delighted that you enjoyed your dining experience with us and we hope to see you another time. Until then, take care. Kindest Regards, Stacey

Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

We're here staying in a cabin for 3 nights while cycling various parts of the rail trail. It is immaculately clean, warm and very comfortable. The pub has a great atmosphere and we really enjoyed the food. I can't believe I read a review on...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank whatsupg
Response from OmakauCommercial, Owner at Omakau Commercial HotelResponded 5 November 2018

Hello there! Thank you so much for taking the time to review us on Trip Advisor. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and dining experience(s) with us, and really appreciate your feedback. We do work and try hard to ensure that everyone's expectations...More

Reviewed 23 July 2018

Affordable meals - warm and cosy! Plus a TAB Terminal! Service was quick and friendly and the car parking was spacious and accessible. It really was more than just a country pub and offered a nice eating experience without blowing the budget - which isn't...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank NathanL2316
Response from OmakauCommercial, Owner at Omakau Commercial HotelResponded 25 July 2018

Hi there! Thank you very much for taking the time to review us on Trip Advisor. We are delighted that you enjoyed your dining experience with us, and we hope to see you another time. Sadly, the TAB Terminal has just been removed due to...More

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"Try the pork belly, the garlic prawns or the vegetarian lasagne."
stewartc767
3 weeks ago
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"No WIFI in the rooms but there is an internet café voucher option. Some rooms have ensuites others have..."
557lyndar
13 Feb 2017
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"Get a room with a window - you will have to share a bathroom, but at least it will have fresh air."
JudeH689
12 Jan 2017
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"Make sure you book ahead for dinner as you wouldn't want to miss out."
_dcathro
6 Nov 2016
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New ZealandSouth IslandOtago RegionCentral OtagoOmakau
NUMBER OF ROOMS
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