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Wanaka View Motel

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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Lovely apartment with friendly and helpful hosts. Great location, outside of the centre but still only a few mins walk to everything. We stayed the week prior to the A&P Show so the park opposite was closed off being set up for that, which affected our view a bit and traffic increased closer to show day too.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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As a travel agent, I booked this hotel for clients as a savings for them in comparison to other properties offered from a tour operator. The clients really enjoyed the couple managing the hotel as they were very personable, helpful and accommodating. Both couples borrowed the hotel bikes and enjoyed riding along the lakeshore. (Only two bikes were available.) They...

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Opglabbeek
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Very friendly hostess, helped with everything we asked. Chalet had everything we needed, ideal location to do everything on foot. Parking space next to our chalet. Fast internet. We arrived early and our chalet was already available!

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Armidale
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is a little gem. We were on a budget and the only room that was available was the basement room. Don't be put off by the name. It's really roomy, very private and super clean. The bathroom could do with updating. The decor in the room is modern though. It's super close to the lake and the centre...

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Pam S, Owner at Wanaka View Motel, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are pleased to read you enjoyed your stay. Your feedback regarding the bathroom is spot on and we plan to renovate this in the quieter time of this year. Thank you for choosing to stay at Wanaka View Motel. Kind regards, Pam and the WV Team.

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The rooms are very clean and well maintained. The staff are warm and friendly. This hotel is within walking distance to all amenities , shops and restaurants. Would highly recommended this hotel when traveling to this area.

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Pam S, Owner at Wanaka View Motel, responded to this review

Hello and thank you very much for taking the time to write a review. We do indeed appreciate your feedback. We hope the rest of your travels have gone well. Kind regards from Pam & the Wanaka View Team.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Another perfect spot in NZ and a much better place to stay than neighbouring Queenstown which can be visited on your way through. Spotlessly clean, a very warm welcome and perfect service, tips and help. Free laundry facilities, easy parking and on a short walking distance from all the restaurants. Nice view of the lake is a bonus. An absolute...

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Pam S, Owner at Wanaka View Motel, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for choosing to stay at Wanaka View. We appreciate your feedback and we agree Rob Roy can be a challenge for some but well worth it. Kind regards from the Team at Wanaka View.

Boulder, Colorado
Reviewed 20 February 2017

And town in NZ. I've been staying in heaps of motels on my travels here. The rooms are clean, well maintained and the bed was comfortable. The staff are helpful and friendly. They truly seem to care about the happiness of their guests. Good for them!

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Pam S, Owner at Wanaka View Motel, responded to this review

Hey there Jeff. Thanks for taking the time to write our review. It was indeed our pleasure to have you stay. You certainly bought the sunshine with you and we hope the rest of your adventure through out NZ has gone well. All the best, Pam, Melissa and the WV Team.

San Clemente, California
Reviewed 20 February 2017

We stayed in the 1 bedroom lake view chalet for 4 nights. It was very spacious. This unit had a great view Which we enjoyed during our morning coffee/breakfast and also 3 dinners. They have good wifi, a set of bikes, a BBQ, and laundry facility. I can say that we used all of these things and everything worked splendidly....

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Pam S, Owner at Wanaka View Motel, responded to this review

Hello and thank you very much for your feedback. We do hope the rest of your travels have gone well and you continued to enjoy exploring NZ. Kind regards, from Pam & the Wanaka View Team.

Perth
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Stayed in the room with out a view.. the positive of this room is that you are not next to anyone so one to disturb you. One of the nights that I was there it was very cold, the heater worked well. The room is functional and clean. I left my water bottle behind and the guys at the motel...

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Pam S, Owner at Wanaka View Motel, responded to this review

Hi Jason. Great to hear from you and know your water bottle arrived safely. Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We appreciate your feed back. It was our pleasure to have you stay. All the best from the Wanaka View Team.

San Diego, California
Reviewed 6 February 2017

We are on a trip from California, and had 7 days to tour the southern part of South Island. Staring at Dunedin we made our way to Wanaka, and the Wanaka View Motel. This Motel lives up to its name with beautiful views of the lake & surrounding mountains. Our unit was very comfortable and the manager Helen was so...

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Pam S, Owner at Wanaka View Motel, responded to this review

Hello to you both. Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are thrilled you enjoyed your stay and we do indeed look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Kind regards, Pam, Helen and all the WV Team.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Wanaka View Motel, Wanaka - South Island - New Zealand! Amazing panoramic views from property. Refurbished and modernised, self-contained chalets. (kitchens have ovens) Mountain & lake views from most units. Easy walk across Pembroke Park to lake & town. Perfect motel accommodation for summer & winter. 200m to lake and shop & Cafes - 5 self-contained chalets & 1 Studio unit. (3 with lake and mountain views) Serviced daily: - 2 x 1-bedroom (sleep 2)2 x 2-bedroom (sleep 4)-1 x 3-bedroom (sleeps 6). FREE unlimited Wifi, Free use of bikes. Drying room for the Tramping gear & winter skiers, Off-street parking, All non-smoking, SKY TV, electric blankets, heating, tea/coffee-making facilities. Tariff Motel $130-$255. Seasonal rates apply. Visa, MasterCard, Eftpos. Welcome to Wanaka View Motel, Wanaka - South Island - New Zealand! Amazing panoramic views from property. Recently refurbished and modernised, self-contained units. Mountain & lake views from most units. Easy walk across Pembroke park to lake & town. Perfect winter & summer location. Motel Accommodation - Handy to all ski fields - 200m to lake and shops - 5 self-contained motel units, 3 with lake and mountain views, serviced daily: - 2 x 1-bedroom (sleeps 2)-2 x 2-bedroom (sleeps 4)-1 x 3-bedroom (sleeps 6). Drying room for the Winter Skiers, Off-street parking, All non-smoking,SKY TV, electric blankets, heating, tea/coffee-making facilities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Wanaka View Motel

Address: 122 Brownston Street, Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Wanaka
Price Range: RM380 - RM603 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Wanaka View Motel 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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“Fantastic views”
 of 5 bubbles traceydefelice, 26 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Unit 4 has a lake view. So do 2 other units, but I don't remember their numbers. Out of 6 units 3 have lake views.”
 of 5 bubbles LadyLimey, 5 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Avoid chalet on main route into the complex”
 of 5 bubbles billsellicks, 26 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Front and rear chalets have the best view.”
 of 5 bubbles 195jacquit, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Lovely find in Wanaker - friendly & helpful service. Rooms clean & comfortable - would definitely recommend - thank you 😊”
 of 5 bubbles MartiniCaithness, 11 Dec 2016 | Read review
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