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Aoraki Lodge

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a good room with tea and coffee making facilities but no fridge. Breakfast was good, continental with a cooked option and nice touches like home baking and fruit. hospitable hosts, who were knowledgeable about the area. Expensive B and B

Thank Phillipa K
milton keynes
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Stayed here for 2 nights 4th & 5th March 2017. Warm welcome from Anita & Korey - spacious en-suite room with tea & coffee making facilities. Bar is in their lounge & Happy Hour is 6.30-7.30 daily. Continental breakfast with the option of delicious scrambled eggs served in the main kitchen. Delightful family atmosphere with their 2 children Ashlyn &...

Thank fred054
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

We were a little bit surprised at this venue - we expected it to be more self contained. But it was far from it!! A warm welcome from Cory, into their family home - where family life is key. Although a little bit chaotic with toys and daily matter, we were made welcome. We had arrived early afternoon after a...

Thank Happywanderers20
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

Really cozy and a real "home" feeling when you live here. The hosts are great and takes good care of you. Show you nearest restaurants and book for you. Own cozy bar with wide range of beers! Nice big room with shower.

Thank Aspepuff
AkMidd, Owner at Aoraki Lodge, responded to this review

We are very happy to help all of our guests with making bookings and reservations. Our home is your home too, for the duration of your stay. So glad you had a nice time. We are passionate about New Zealand beers and love to share them with our guests!

Hillerod, Denmark
Reviewed 27 January 2017

We had a beautiful stay in room no 1. There is a small terrasse in front of the room. Our laundry was taken care of, and the breakfast was SUPERB! The hosts are very helpful -what more can you ask for?

Thank HenBin
AkMidd, Owner at Aoraki Lodge, responded to this review

We are glad you enjoyed relaxing on the patio outside Room One. I was very happy to make your holiday easier by getting your washing done. Thanks for your review.

Lower Hutt, New Zealand
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Thanks for a fabulous stay. Wonderful hospitality with a great room, great breakfast and GREAT shower after a long bike ride. You're great hosts so we wish you all the best with the lodge. Karen and Mike

Thank tokerauwai
AkMidd, Owner at Aoraki Lodge, responded to this review

We are so glad that you had a great stay. Thanks for your kind words.

Brisbane Region, Australia
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

Wow - totally unexpected at the end of a challenging cycle we end up at the lodge with Anita and Korey our hosts - pleasant and non intrusive with an extensive knowledge on local craft beer. Great room, wonderful shower, china cups for tea and the breakfast range was extensive.

Thank Michelle T
AkMidd, Owner at Aoraki Lodge, responded to this review

So glad you had a good time. We love New Zealand craft beers and we love to share them with our guests! We are loving the great feedback on our new European style continental breakfast. Thanks.

Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 7 December 2016

This is a great place to stay in Twizel. It is centrally located and the hosts provide warm, genuine kiwi hospitality. The rooms are a really good size and the beds are very comfortable. Thanks for making us feel so welcome!

Thank ClaireCHC1
AkMidd, Owner at Aoraki Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for your review. We aim to provide people with a great nights sleep, so I am glad to hear you found the beds comfortable!

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Stayed here with family. Lovely and extremely helpful and friendly hosts. Lovely to sit down in the evenings for a beer in the living room and chat with them. We have stayed in quite a lot of B&B, but this was one of the best!

Thank thorstenleo
AkMidd, Owner at Aoraki Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for your kind words. We love having our guests join us at the bar for a NZ craft beer and a chat.

Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 13 April 2016

Korey and Anita make you feel at home straight away with an invitation to "happy hour" in their little bar where Korey is an expert in the local boutique brewery beers. He is also able to tell you all you want to know about the hydro power plants in the area with some unique insider knowledge ;). Anita's scrambled eggs...

Thank Caz K
AkMidd, Owner at Aoraki Lodge, responded to this review

We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay. We aim to make all our guests welcome on arrival. We are quite proud of the uniquely New Zealand craft beers that we are able to offer our guests, as this is a passion of ours. Korey's "day job" within the power stations gives him insights to the workings of them...

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  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Aoraki Lodge Bed and Breakfast is in the heart of the Twizel township. Just a few minutes stroll to the marketplace - town centre where you can find some outstanding restaurants. Our Lodge is set in a beautiful country style garden and although central, it is quiet and peaceful. Come on in and be a part of our family for a night or two. We are delighted to help you with dinner reservations, activity booking and advice about how you can spend your time in the amazing Mackenzie basin area. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Aoraki Lodge

Address: 32 Mackenzie Drive, Twizel 7901, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Mackenzie District > Twizel
Price Range: €94 - €144 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Aoraki Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 4
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