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Wanaka View Motel

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Newcastle, Australia
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Excellent place to stay. Close to everything. Melissa and Emma were very helpful and friendly. Very easy check in. Cosy room and very functional kitchen. Free use of laundry and bikes. Lovely view from Chalet 6. Great value for money.

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Gisborne, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location, very comfortable and warm. Very well equipped with cooking utencils. Nice to have a separate bedroom. Very clean with nice warm bedding, and friendly staff. Couldn't think of a nicer place to stay.

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Simply love this place! Beautiful motel with mountain view right outside your doorstep. Vanessa was very friendly and helpful to us. She introduced us to visit some of the local attractions. There is a kitchenette where you can prepare small meals. My husband and I even took the bicycle for a ride (free-of-charge) to explore the nearby town center. This...

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Pam S, Owner at Wanaka View Motel, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are very pleased to read you enjoyed your stay and that you love our location and facilities. We never let a day go by without taking the time to stand and admire the view and the surroundings. Thank you for choosing to stay at Wanaka View Motel....

Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely apartment with friendly and helpful hosts. Great location, outside of the centre but still only a few mins walk to everything. We stayed the week prior to the A&P Show so the park opposite was closed off being set up for that, which affected our view a bit and traffic increased closer to show day too.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As a travel agent, I booked this hotel for clients as a savings for them in comparison to other properties offered from a tour operator. The clients really enjoyed the couple managing the hotel as they were very personable, helpful and accommodating. Both couples borrowed the hotel bikes and enjoyed riding along the lakeshore. (Only two bikes were available.) They...

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Pam S, Owner at Wanaka View Motel, responded to this review

Hello. Thank you for choosing Wanaka View Motel for your clients and for taking the time to write a review. We are pleased to read the guests enjoyed their stay and they were able to experience the lakeside bike trails. We look forward to being of service to your clients again in the future. Kind regards from all the Wanaka...

Opglabbeek
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very friendly hostess, helped with everything we asked. Chalet had everything we needed, ideal location to do everything on foot. Parking space next to our chalet. Fast internet. We arrived early and our chalet was already available!

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Pam S, Owner at Wanaka View Motel, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are pleased to read you enjoyed your stay. Kind regards from the Wanaka View Team.

Armidale
Reviewed 13 March 2017

This place is a little gem. We were on a budget and the only room that was available was the basement room. Don't be put off by the name. It's really roomy, very private and super clean. The bathroom could do with updating. The decor in the room is modern though. It's super close to the lake and the centre...

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Pam S, Owner at Wanaka View Motel, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are pleased to read you enjoyed your stay. Your feedback regarding the bathroom is spot on and we plan to renovate this in the quieter time of this year. Thank you for choosing to stay at Wanaka View Motel. Kind regards, Pam and the WV Team.

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 26 February 2017

The rooms are very clean and well maintained. The staff are warm and friendly. This hotel is within walking distance to all amenities , shops and restaurants. Would highly recommended this hotel when traveling to this area.

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Pam S, Owner at Wanaka View Motel, responded to this review

Hello and thank you very much for taking the time to write a review. We do indeed appreciate your feedback. We hope the rest of your travels have gone well. Kind regards from Pam & the Wanaka View Team.

Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

Another perfect spot in NZ and a much better place to stay than neighbouring Queenstown which can be visited on your way through. Spotlessly clean, a very warm welcome and perfect service, tips and help. Free laundry facilities, easy parking and on a short walking distance from all the restaurants. Nice view of the lake is a bonus. An absolute...

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Pam S, Owner at Wanaka View Motel, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for choosing to stay at Wanaka View. We appreciate your feedback and we agree Rob Roy can be a challenge for some but well worth it. Kind regards from the Team at Wanaka View.

Boulder, Colorado
Reviewed 20 February 2017

And town in NZ. I've been staying in heaps of motels on my travels here. The rooms are clean, well maintained and the bed was comfortable. The staff are helpful and friendly. They truly seem to care about the happiness of their guests. Good for them!

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Pam S, Owner at Wanaka View Motel, responded to this review

Hey there Jeff. Thanks for taking the time to write our review. It was indeed our pleasure to have you stay. You certainly bought the sunshine with you and we hope the rest of your adventure through out NZ has gone well. All the best, Pam, Melissa and the WV Team.

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Kitchenette
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Wanaka View Motel, Wanaka - South Island - New Zealand! Amazing panoramic views from property. Refurbished and modernised, self-contained chalets. (kitchens have ovens) Mountain & lake views from most units. Easy walk across Pembroke Park to lake & town. Perfect motel accommodation for summer & winter. 200m to lake and shop & Cafes - 5 self-contained chalets & 1 Studio unit. (3 with lake and mountain views) Serviced daily: - 2 x 1-bedroom (sleep 2)2 x 2-bedroom (sleep 4)-1 x 3-bedroom (sleeps 6). FREE unlimited Wifi, Free use of bikes. Drying room for the Tramping gear & winter skiers, Off-street parking, All non-smoking, SKY TV, electric blankets, heating, tea/coffee-making facilities. Tariff Motel $130-$255. Seasonal rates apply. Visa, MasterCard, Eftpos. Welcome to Wanaka View Motel, Wanaka - South Island - New Zealand! Amazing panoramic views from property. Recently refurbished and modernised, self-contained units. Mountain & lake views from most units. Easy walk across Pembroke park to lake & town. Perfect winter & summer location. Motel Accommodation - Handy to all ski fields - 200m to lake and shops - 5 self-contained motel units, 3 with lake and mountain views, serviced daily: - 2 x 1-bedroom (sleeps 2)-2 x 2-bedroom (sleeps 4)-1 x 3-bedroom (sleeps 6). Drying room for the Winter Skiers, Off-street parking, All non-smoking,SKY TV, electric blankets, heating, tea/coffee-making facilities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Wanaka View Motel

Address: 122 Brownston Street, Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Wanaka
Price Range: €81 - €153 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Wanaka View Motel 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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“Fantastic views”
traceydefelice, 26 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Unit 4 has a lake view. So do 2 other units, but I don't remember their numbers. Out of 6 units 3 have lake views.”
LadyLimey, 5 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Avoid chalet on main route into the complex”
billsellicks, 26 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Front and rear chalets have the best view.”
195jacquit, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Lovely find in Wanaker - friendly & helpful service. Rooms clean & comfortable - would definitely recommend - thank you 😊”
MartiniCaithness, 11 Dec 2016 | Read review
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