Unique attractions include the NZ Fighter Pilots Museum, world famous Stuart Landsborough's Puzzling World and Great Maze, the much photographed Rippon Vineyard, and of course the world-renowned annual Rip-Curl World Heli-Challenge as well as the bi-annual Warbirds over Wanaka.
Scenic flights - fixed wing aircraft and helicopters - operate from Wanaka and Makarora for the West Coast, Mt Aspiring National Park and Milford Sound. Close-up views of awesome glaciers, mountains, lakes, waterfalls, fiords.
Golf, fishing, jet boating, day treks and four wheel drive tours cater for active visitors.
Garden tours, art and craft tours, and photographic safaris are here for those who like quiet discoveries.
The Wanaka Region
Wanaka's central South Island location in the heart of the high country Southern Lakes district makes it an ideal holiday base, and a destination, not a detour.
Travellers to Wanaka are well placed for access to the West Coast, Mt Cook National Park, and Fiordland. A leisurely drive to Queenstown takes an hour and a half.
Daily scheduled coach and shuttle buses will take you to the West Coast, Christchurch, Dunedin, Mt Cook, and Queenstown,
Scenic flights will take you through spectacular alpine scenery to Mt Aspiring, Mt Cook and Milford Sound.
This in-town retreat is set in a peaceful oasis, away from Wanaka's main roads and lively bars, but is still only a 3-minute stroll from the Town centre.
There is full access for our disabled guests. Corporate travellers will find comprehensive business facilities - including a laptop and the internet - at their disposal.
Tea/coffee/snacks are available 24 hours from the Dining Room.
Should you wish, we will organise tours, activities and wilderness adventures to suit your needs exactly. Whatever it takes, we'll make your stay in Wanaka a truly memorable one.
And you'll also be happy to discover that many of the little things that make your stay so special will not cost you any extra!
Check-in: 2:30pm / Check-out 11:00am
No smoking please
All major credit cards accepted
Note: All prices in NZ$ and include government taxes.
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