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Glenorchy Lake House

04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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New York City, New York
Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

Whilst this is advertised as a b&b, it is really just a house where each room can be rented out independently. Or you can rent the whole house. The house sits alongside the local store and cafe owned by the same people. Breakfast supplies are provided... but you cook this yourself and clean up yourself. Breakfast provisions are refreshed each...

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Kinloch_Lodge, Owner at Glenorchy Lake House, responded to this review

Hi Thomas Thank you for your review. It is very thorough and considered and we really appreciate your feedback. What I can take from this that we can change now, is asking our team to be a little more considerate when servicing and replenishing the house and also preparing for our next guests. Please accept my apologies for the intrusion...

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 7 December 2016

1.We are on our way from Milford Sound to Glenorchy but we have problem with the country code no to allow us to call them to inform them that we are late to arrive to the motel. For info, we are using spark no. 2. We arrive the Glenorchy Lake House around 18:00 and we went to the Trading Post...

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Kinloch_Lodge, Owner at Glenorchy Lake House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. As the host I have never met you or spoken to you and would have much preferred to speak in person rather than have to go through events in a public domain. We are a family run business with young kids at primary school. We put our heart and soul...

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

Friend and I stayed at this lovely place for 3n and it was amazing. All the amenities were top notch - tv, DVD, skytv, spacious bathroom, kitchen with full utensils and basic condiments, and a SPA tub (which is totally unbelievable). The staff was very helpful and friendly and they provided fresh goodies like spinach, egg, bacon, bread every day...

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Kinloch_Lodge, Owner at Glenorchy Lake House, responded to this review

Hi Ben, thanks so much for coming and we are super glad you loved your time at the Glenorchy Lake House. We hope we see you again in the future

Tintenbar, Australia
Reviewed 31 October 2016

We hired the entire house (3 adults) and had the most amazing stay in this gorgeous little town of Glenorchy. The scenery is beautiful and the day trips you can take from here are just a delight to the senses. The house is very comfortable and contains everything you could possibly need including an outdoor hot tub all to yourself!...

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Kinloch_Lodge, Owner at Glenorchy Lake House, responded to this review

Hi Janelle Thanks so much for your review. We love that you loved the Lake House and hope that you will come back again soon. It is really hard to please everyone and those that we do please are really important. Please tell those that would love this type of experience. See you again. Kind regards Toni

Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

I've had the most amazing time at Glenorchy thanks to this beautiful house and wonderful hosts. This is a great base to plan your Routeburn/paradise road trips. You wouldn't want to miss out on the carrot cake prepared by "The trading post" just behind the house and the sumptuous pizza at the GYC adjacent to it, all just footsteps away!...

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Reviewed 11 September 2016

After a dud experience staying elsewhere in Glenorchy we stumbled onto this gem. First class, clean, tidy & friendly staff who couldn't do enough to make our stay more special. So glad we found it. We will definitely be back.

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Chinchilla
Reviewed 21 August 2016

The Lake House was definitely the highlight! My husband and I were travelling with our daughters, so we had booked the entire house. We fell in love with the house itself - modern, comfy, clean, warm with personal touches throughout. The hot tub was a huge success (and there are robes provided for your added comfort). Breakfast was beautifully presented...

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Kinloch_Lodge, Owner at Glenorchy Lake House, responded to this review

Hi Lucy, thanks for taking time to review the house. We are so glad you had a great time. We really enjoyed hosting you. Hope we see you again one day.

Reviewed 10 August 2016

I had already fallen in love with this place when I saw it online and made the booking but being there in reality was even better.. I wished that I could have stayed longer. I was lucky enough to have the place all to myself. My hosts were amazing and had the house all nicely warmed up with the fire...

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Kinloch_Lodge, Owner at Glenorchy Lake House, responded to this review

Hi Michelle, Thank you for your review. We are really glad you loved the house and the bed. When we created the Glenorchy Lake House we wanted our guests to be able to really relax and thought very carefully about everything that would ensure this. We are so glad you experienced what we hope every guest will - an ahhhh...

Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 August 2016

Loved our stay here in March: quiet, secluded, comfortable + great breakfast! Fabulous location and a real treat after backpacking/camping on the nearby tramping tracks. Also drove round head of lake to sister property Kinloch Lodge for some great veggie dinners on a couple of evenings. Only downsides: bed a bit soft and stay a bit expensive - but worth...

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Kinloch_Lodge, Owner at Glenorchy Lake House, responded to this review

Hi Sue and Celia, Thanks for your review. We are really glad you enjoyed the stay. Sorry the bed was a little soft for you. It is still hard with a mattress to get something that is perfect for everyone, though perhaps that technology will change. We work hard to offer good value for money. We are glad your stay...

queenstown
Reviewed 10 May 2016

I arrived after dark so the next morning was a wonderful surprise with the house and the lake just across the field. Goodies in the fridge for me and an extremely comfortable bed were just what the doctor ordered. I explored the area and came back to a cozy house each evening. Kind, discreet hosts and calm surroundings made for...

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Kinloch_Lodge, Owner at Glenorchy Lake House, responded to this review

Thanks for your review Amanda. We look forward to welcoming you again when you choose to stay in Glenorchy again. Next Fungi Foray?

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Casual luxury in a remarkable setting.The Glenorchy Lake House offers amazing, uninterrupted views of Lake Wakatipu and the surrounding mountains. You'll find comfortable beds, tasteful decor and an outdoor therapeutic massaging spa perfect for star-gazing. A scrumptious breakfast prepared at a time of your choosing fortifies you for a day enjoying the great outdoors. All this just a 45-minute incredibly scenic drive from Queenstown. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Glenorchy Lake House

Address: Mull Street, Glenorchy 9372, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Glenorchy
Price Range: €162 - €182 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Glenorchy Lake House 4.5*
Number of rooms: 3
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“The master suite is well worth the extra cost for the lake and mountain view!”
annaelund, 26 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in the room with privat bathroom.”
GijsJongeneel, 3 Jan 2017 | Read review
“All first class double rooms with your own ensuite”
royr256, 10 Sep 2016 | Read review
“King room is absolute luxury with a bed to die for!”
michellecD3960YB, 9 Aug 2016 | Read review
“This is a bed and breakfast with only two bedrooms. Both are beautifully appointed and both bathrooms are spacious.”
AndyF811, 27 Nov 2015 | Read review
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