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    Lake Ruataniwha Holiday Park & Motels

    53 Freda Du Faur Ave, Twizel 7901, New Zealand
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    Traveller (21)
    Room & Suite (20)
    Dining (4)
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    The Lakes Motel
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    #4 of 4 hotels in Twizel
    2.8 km
     
    Overview
    • Excellent35%
    • Very good28%
    • Average10%
    • Poor17%
    • Terrible10%
    Travellers talk about
    “motel units” (7 reviews)
    “holiday park” (11 reviews)
    Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Suites
    Kitchenette
    Pets Allowed
    Self-Serve Laundry
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    1 - 5 of 68 reviews

    Reviewed 8 October 2017

    It is a spacious place, located just on the bank of Lake Ruataniwha. We stayed in the newly built Lake View cabin. At the beginning, we were confused with the ambient as it seems a bit scrappy but at the end, we found it nice....More

    Thank Serajis
    Response from Tony R, Min at Lake Ruataniwha Holiday Park & MotelsResponded 11 October 2017

    Hi Serajis, Thank you for your wonderful review, we are pleased you had a great time with us. We hope to see you in the near future

    Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

    The worst holiday park ever I would not recommend stay here. The man behind the counter was not friendly the place just was not nice would not go back there the plus side is that there was a big shop inside.More

    Thank Aleisha B
    Response from Tony R, Min at Lake Ruataniwha Holiday Park & MotelsResponded 11 September 2017

    Hi Aleisha, We appreciate your feedback for further improvements and so sorry that you have an unpleasant stay with us. We do believe that we provide the "ultimate kiwi camping experience", with a reasonable priced accommodations, power-site and non-power site in this area. We now...More

    Reviewed 17 May 2017

    We stayed at the holiday park for two nights in one of their newer, luxury motel rooms facing a grassy area and a small view of the lake. The motel room was spacious, clean and comfortable, and included a small kitchenette area where we prepared...More

    Thank lovesadventures
    Response from Tony R, Manager at Lake Ruataniwha Holiday Park & MotelsResponded 20 May 2017

    Thanks for your comments. We are a large park, catering for very diverse requirements, not just 1 or 2 nights stays. The "hundreds of trailers" referred to are all used at various times, not stored here. At our peak times we will cater for around...More

    Reviewed 24 March 2017

    Lake Ruatinawha Holiday Park – Motel section We’re a couple 61/60 and stayed 3 nights in Feb – deliberately choosing Twizel as our base (despite some people seriously wondering why we’d want to stay there during our first time visit to NZ). But for us...More

    Thank T M
    Response from Tony R, Min at Lake Ruataniwha Holiday Park & MotelsResponded 11 September 2017

    Hi, We are so glad that you had a great time here, looking forward to see you in the future!

    Reviewed 6 March 2017

    for a site without free wifi and littered with cigarette butts. I mean, everything is under control, patrons are obsessed with keeping the dogs on lead the bins are labelled for plastic, glass, etc. all this is perfect but how come tobacco, and associated littering...More

    Thank Estevan C
    Response from Tony R, Manager at Lake Ruataniwha Holiday Park & MotelsResponded 8 March 2017

    Hi For your information we are at the lower end of the scale as far as camping (power and non-power) fees are concerned. Following your comment, a staff member went around the entire 50 acre park, and picked up 200 cigarette butts and 26 bottle...More

    Peppers Bluewater Resort
    3,106 reviews
    #3 of 4 hotels in Lake Tekapo
    44.0 km
     
    The Lakes Motel
    27 reviews
    #1 of 4 hotels in Twizel
    2.6 km
     
    Mackenzie Country Inn
    319 reviews
    #2 of 4 hotels in Twizel
    2.7 km
     
    High Country Holiday Lodge
    112 reviews
    #4 of 4 hotels in Twizel
    2.8 km
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$56 - US$114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • South Island >
    • Canterbury Region >
    • Mackenzie District >
    • Twizel
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    Traveller (21)
    Room & Suite (20)
    Dining (4)
    Pool & Beach (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (12)
    Family and Play Areas (4)
    Nearby
    The Lakes Motel
    27 reviews
    2.65 km away
     
    Mackenzie Country Inn
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    High Country Holiday Lodge
    112 reviews
    2.75 km away
     
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    Room Tips
    "Any Cabin will be fine. But always try to discuss with the reception people. They will sort it out according..."
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    "sites out the back past the second toilet block is the place to be"
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    "all cabins were large and quiet with a nice setting outside to have a quiet drink and enjoy the views."
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    "Tourist cabins have a fridge, a microwave and a kettle and toaster etc so makes it easier to be reasonably..."
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