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Manuka Crescent Motel

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#9 of 20 Hotels in Wanaka
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Port Macquarie, Australia
Reviewed 14 January 2017

This was a perfect place to stay for 2 nights while we enjoyed the lovely Lake Wanaka. The motel was really well equipped and even had a guest laundry that was free!!! It was an easy walk to town. Would highly recommend to people traveling as a family.

Thank Linky B
Reviewed 7 January 2017

The Manuka Crescent Motel is a pretty standard accommodation. We used this location as a landing pad during our time in Wanaka, and as a result we arrived back at our room late and left early, primarily using the room for showering and sleeping (and it is perfect for that sort of thing). Our room had one queen bed and...

Thank Danielle N
Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed 5 January 2017

This place was great, especially for the price. We booked a two bedroom place and it was very roomy. It seemed really clean and check in was nice and easy- we were given complimentary milk for our tea. The bathroom was huge and the bathtub was awesome. Overall, would definitely recommend and stay at this place again.

Thank Amanda B
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

The motel itself was very modern and clean with plenty of room. We stayed in a 1 bedroom family unit for 1 night. When we first arrived (Dec 28th) it was a boiling hot day and couldn't wait to swim as I made sure we picked a motel with pool as my kids LOVE the water. I was told that...

Thank Kirsty-funshine
MCM47126, Owner at Manuka Crescent Motel, responded to this review

Hi Kirsty thank you for taking the time to review us we appreciate it and would like to take the opportunity to respond to the points made, the pool is not advertised on any sites as it is really nothing more than a children's splash pool and the main reason people visit Wanaka in the Summer is to make use...

Mapua, New Zealand
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Quiet location, 3 min drive from town. Very helpful staff, clean and tidy. Definitely worth considering. We stayed with 4 people in a large unit and it did not feel too crowded, we needed some stuff printed out at reception, no problem. Extra coffee sachets, no problem. All in all a very good experience.

Thank Henk L
Reviewed 14 December 2016

Excellent place to stay very quiet , the motel has great facilities including free washing machine (soap included) . The motel is a short distance from the main road , owners were very friendly room spacious , very good value

Thank Stephen L
Irvine, California
Reviewed 11 December 2016

We did not enjoy our two night stay here. There walls are thin and we heard banging from the adjoining unit the whole evening and kids being loud early next morning. Our room was hot during the day and had to leave the windows open to air out the room, but since windows screens are rare in NZ, we had...

Thank berrynot
MCM47126, Owner at Manuka Crescent Motel, responded to this review

thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us,l we are disappointed with the negative feedback and can only respond that we are sorry for any disturbance from other guests however we cannot control our guests behavior as long as it falls within reasonable bounds. All of our rooms have fans for air circulation. The guest laundry...

Rotorua, New Zealand
Reviewed 7 December 2016

This motel is in a quiet street about 20 mins easy walk from the town centre. Very comfortable and clean and great value for money. Everything that we wanted was supplied and the bed was very comfy so that and the quietness gave for a great nights sleep. There were 3 different ways to walk into the town and it...

Thank annehosker
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 25 November 2016

A short drive is required to get to town area. Room is cozy and spacious, contains everything we need! Bathroom is well heated. Host is really friendly too! Would love to stay here again in the future : )

Thank BeeHeeLee
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 18 November 2016

You will get all that you need here, especially comfort! Very comfy bed, excellent location right in front of the lake. Very close to the town - you could walk if you want to. Nice walking paths available. The suite itself offers all the amenities that you need, and I highly enjoyed my stay here at Manuka Crescent.

Thank Vignes C

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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are located in an extremely quiet location offering affordable spacious self contained studios & one and two bedroom apartments. Free wifi, 32 inch flat screen tvs with Sky TV. Kitchnettes with stove tops for two saucepans, Electric fry pan, microwave oven refrigerators and kettle/jug for tea & coffee making. All units have a dining area & couches for relaxation along with outside seating terraces. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Manuka Crescent Motel

Address: 51 Manuka Crescent, Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Wanaka
Price Range: €58 - €107 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Manuka Crescent Motel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 12
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Also Known As:
Best Western Wanaka
Manuka Crescent Hotel
Wanaka Best Western
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#1 Best Value Hotel in Wanaka
#10 Romantic Hotel in Wanaka
#10 Family Hotel in Wanaka
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“all good. double room with sloping ceiling excellent value for money and quiet.”
deeval2014, 26 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Very Spacious”
AmandaB316, 5 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Get a suite facing the lake from higher ground.”
vignesc, 17 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We had room 6 but I think most rooms are similar”
22GraceB, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We had room 5 - close to reception and laundry, they have a policy where the laundry room closes @8pm (WHICH IS GOOD)”
benwK4190HV, 30 Jul 2016 | Read review
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