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    Waiorau Homestead

    2127B Cardrona Valley Road | RD1, Wanaka 9382, New Zealand
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 20 March 2017

    We stayed at the homestead two nights. It felt like our home, thousands of miles away! We didn't get to meet Ann and Blythe - the owners and hosts - who were on vacation themselves; but their friend Leslie was a gracious and delightful hostess....More

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    Thank pgsanjay
    Response from WaiorauHosts, Owner at Waiorau HomesteadResponded 22 March 2017

    Hi Sanjay, on behalf of Leslee and ourselves thank you for taking the time to do this review for us. We were sorry to have missed you but we hear you are the most gracious and lovely guests. Hopefully we might see you on another...More

    Reviewed 17 March 2017

    Certainly one of the best B & B's we stayed at in NZ - not cheap mind you. Facilities in the room and building were wonderful. We were lucky enough to have good weather which means we were able to take full advantage of the...More

    Thank Eastbourneoops
    Response from WaiorauHosts, Owner at Waiorau HomesteadResponded 22 March 2017

    Hi English friends - thank you for your lovely review and we agree that while we have a fabulous local historic hotel - it will never be as old as a U.K pub! The chef appreciates your feedback as well. Kind regards. Ann & Blyth

    Reviewed 10 March 2017

    My husband and I were delighted with our stay at Waiorau Homestead, which was a real favorite part of our trip to New Zealand. It was breathtaking to drive there from Queenstown over the Crown Ridge Road! Then we went through the tiny historic town...More

    Thank Christine J
    Response from WaiorauHosts, Owner at Waiorau HomesteadResponded 13 March 2017

    Hi Christine, thank you for your lovely review - we do appreciate the time you have taken to do this for us . And of course we are pleased you enjoyed your time at Waiorau - please come again sometime in the future. Kind regards,...More

    Reviewed 1 March 2017

    The rooms are not very big, but there is a large guestlounge which makes up for it. Fabulous breakfast, prepared by Blyth! He really is a great host! He makes you feel welcome, gives good advice about what to do or see and where to...More

    Thank AmsterdamEnjoyer
    Response from WaiorauHosts, Owner at Waiorau HomesteadResponded 10 March 2017

    Dear guests, so pleased you enjoyed our hospitably and it was a pleasure to assist with recommendations - I hope you got to do some of those? Come and stay again sometime. Kind regards, Blyth & Ann

    Reviewed 15 February 2017

    For anyone visiting Wanaka/Cardrona area, Waiorau Homestead is THE place to stay and eat! From the first moment we arrived, we were captivated by the charm and beauty of Waiorau Homestead and the genuine warmth and impeccable hospitality of hosts, Ann and Blyth. Waiorau Homestead,...More

    Thank MaiChiTran
    Response from WaiorauHosts, Owner at Waiorau HomesteadResponded 24 February 2017

    Dear Mai - Wow - what can we say! Thank you so much for your very generous review - we are blown away and very grateful! And of course it takes 2 to tango as they say ( or in this case 3 with little...More

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    Amenities
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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Pool
    • Hot Tub
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • US$190 - US$249 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 3
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    "All rooms are great! Excellently appointed and beautifully presented."
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