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    Aspiring Lodge Motel

    16 Dungarvon Street, Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent33%
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    • Average21%
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    Private Balcony
    Breakfast included
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 191 reviews

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Motel was lovely and clean and warm and had everything we needed for our weekend getaway, is close to town and supermarket so meant we could walk everywhere, but was still quiet location, will definitely stay again when in Wanaka!

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    Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

    Stayed for 1 night recently. Excellent location, right by all the shops & cafes as well as the lake, next door to a supermarket. Plenty of parking outside. Staff were really friendly and helpful, our heater didn't work initially so we were very quickly moved...More

    Thank Hannah D
    Reviewed 18 May 2017

    This lodge is in a great position with a New World supermarket right next door which was well stocked for hikers and campers especially so it makes self catering easy. The lake and local shops & eateries were about 100m away. Parklands were located across...More

    1  Thank Helen F
    Reviewed 8 May 2017

    Central motel, cheap and cheerful, in need of upgrade but this reflects the price . Clean and good sized rooms so if you are looking for cheap and all the amenities a great bargain. Free wifi too which is great

    Thank Molzmum
    Reviewed 10 April 2017

    As others have said the parking is very tight, but the unit was fine and facilities good. The bed was comfortable and despite the motel being close to the centre of Wanaka, noise was a problem. There were adequate cooking facilities and the room and...More

    Thank Peter F
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
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    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • US$119 - US$161 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 14
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    • Wanaka
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    "Upstairs you get better views of the lake and surrounds"
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