We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Village Lake Apartments

Travellers' Choice award winner
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 2 more sites!
Professional photos
Village Lake Apartments
View Map
{"widget":{"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"name":"ibex_photo_carousel"},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

265 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 262: English reviews
Brisbane
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

We are a young family traveling from Aus - doing the South Island. This was our last stop and what a fabulous place to finish the NZ 2 week holiday. We hired he 3 bedroom luxury one and it was epic... heaps of space for the kids to do their own thing and parents to chill out.. The beds and...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Ben C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A really very good and nice to stay. It's our only choice of accommodation in Hanmer Springs. Look for no other! The welcoming staff is great and the complimentary towels when you go to the pools is even a bonus.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Rachelle D
Shanghai, China
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This condo is clean, big, open, and the kitchen is fully equipped for all of your cooking needs. Jill and Stuart are friendly, welcoming and will help with anything you need. The view is absolutely spectacular and we loved walking around Hanmer springs to shop, eat, and sight see. We went on a great jet boat ride and spent part...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank kristikraus13
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

Just reached here earlier today and it was really easy to find. The rooms are spacious and very well kept. The bath tub has jacuzzi functions too! And most importantly, very friendly and helpful staff.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Farah Y
Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

We visited Hanmer Springs on Show Weekend and stayed for three nights, Friday to Monday. We have stayed in the apartments before and loved them so much that we returned with our whole extended family for a long weekend together. The apartments are clean, beautifully furnished, very well appointed with a full kitchen, and warm and cosy with underfloor heating...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank mellyinwelly
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

My friend and i stayed here on our recent trip to hanmer. The staff were really lovely, our room was perfect for what we needed, clean and the rates were good. We will be back next year and will definitely be booking here again :)

 Report
Helpful?
Thank finediner78
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Fantastic apartment! We stayed in 2 bedroom apartment. Great service. We needed to leave very early next day do front desk arranged to have our breakfast delivered the night before. Bed was so comfortable. Not that we needed it but it was so easy that we turned on the fire. The warm bathroom tiles made it very cosy. Nice views...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Valerie C
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 30 September 2016

Very comfortable modern apartment complex. We had a ground floor apartment in a two level complex. Fully self contained to a high standard. Gas fire and heated floor - so very cosy. I had an unexpected health issue and there was no issue adjusting our arrival dates slightly with the manager - at short notice. Very enjoyable stay enhanced by...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank phantomhq
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Great central location, clean and warm. Walking distance to the village, pools and the forest riding/walking tracks. Good service from the super friendly owners and a perfect size for a family of 4. Can recommend these apartments.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Toni F
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

We like to thank Bryan for helping us to check other available apartment for us. In fact, we booked a wrong date with Village Lake Apartment and only realize it when we wanted to check in. There was no vacancy on that day at this apartment. Thus he had tried to find other apartments for us and there was no...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank SiahSH

84 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (76)
Viewed
Room/Suite (11)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (14)
Viewed
Bathroom (2)
Viewed
View from Room (9)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (7)
Viewed
Dining (5)
Viewed
Other (28)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (8)
Viewed
View from Room (1)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (2)
Viewed
Room/Suite (2)
Viewed
Other (3)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Hanmer Springs hotels
0.2 km away
The St James
The St James
#1 of 21 in Hanmer Springs
410 reviews
0.1 km away
Heritage Hanmer Springs
Heritage Hanmer Springs
#8 of 21 in Hanmer Springs
582 reviews
1.2 km away
Hot Springs Motor Lodge
Hot Springs Motor Lodge
#4 of 21 in Hanmer Springs
265 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.6 km away
Settlers Motel
Settlers Motel
#3 of 21 in Hanmer Springs
549 reviews
1.8 km away
Hanmer Apartments
Hanmer Apartments
#2 of 21 in Hanmer Springs
440 reviews
0.3 km away
ASURE Hanmer Inn Motel
ASURE Hanmer Inn Motel
#10 of 21 in Hanmer Springs
117 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Qualmark 5* Rated! Hanmer Springs Premier luxury 2 and 3 bedroom apartments in a fantastic location, balconies/patios, spa baths, gas fires.Complimentary daily newspapers (except Sundays)Complimentary use of Pool Towels for Thermal Pools Complimentary use of DVD's Complimentary Swap a Book Complimentary 400Mb daily internet use Complimentary booking Service. Rental cars available on site. Ask us about a 'Late checkout when staying mid week!' ... more   less 

Additional Information about Village Lake Apartments

Address: 1 Rutherford Crescent, Hanmer Springs 7334, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Hanmer Springs
Price Range: €164 - €208 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Village Lake Apartments 5*
Number of rooms: 13
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Agoda, Hotels.com, Priceline, Travelocity and Booking.com so you can book your Village Lake Apartments reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Hotel Style:
#3 Spa Hotel in Hanmer Springs
#4 Family Hotel in Hanmer Springs
#4 Romantic Hotel in Hanmer Springs
#6 Luxury Hotel in Hanmer Springs
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Village Lake Apartments staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“top floor has best views and quieter because there's no one above you, but our bottom floor had a great walk out patio and great view too.”
 of 5 bubbles kristikraus13, 21 Dec 2016 | Read review
“All rooms were quiet - however I would choose an upper level apartment just in case of inconsiderate guests.”
 of 5 bubbles phantomhq, 29 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All rooms quiet with excellent insulation and good heating so very warm in winter”
 of 5 bubbles TNT505, 27 Aug 2016 | Read review
“No tips, I imagine that all of the rooms are fantastic, however I am sure that the ones closer to the lake have a better view.”
 of 5 bubbles nemo1123, 22 Jul 2016 | Read review
“In winter maybe better to have room on the bottom due to ice on the steps. All rooms are large and warm.”
 of 5 bubbles Vianzy, 8 Jun 2016 | Read review
5 of 5
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay