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Maple Lodge
Maple Lodge
9.1 Excellent
56 Halliday Road, Wanaka, New Zealand
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3.2 km from city centre, Wanaka 
ExcellentBased on 26 reviews
9.1

Maple Lodge Luxury Bed & Breakfast is located on South Island, and provides 5-star accommodation as well as a mineral bath. Popular amenities, such as a Jacuzzi and free Wi-Fi, ensure an enjoyable stay in Wanaka.

Distinction Wanaka Serviced Apartments
Distinction Wanaka Serviced Apartments
8.8 Excellent
Wanaka, New Zealand
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2.0 km from city centre, Wanaka 
ExcellentBased on 1,036 reviews
8.8

Boasting an outdoor heated pool and outdoor tennis courts, the resort is a deluxe base in Wanaka. It also features a gym, a sauna and a Jacuzzi.

Oasis Yurt Lodge
Oasis Yurt Lodge
9.6 Excellent
Wanaka, New Zealand
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1.4 km from city centre, Wanaka 
ExcellentBased on 377 reviews
9.6

This comfortable lodge in Wanaka offers complimentary wireless internet, as well as bicycle rental and snow sports. It also provides a garden and a shared kitchen.

Clearbrook Motels Wanaka
Clearbrook Motels Wanaka
9.1 Excellent
72 Helwick Street, Corner Upton Street, Wanaka, New Zealand
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1.0 km from city centre, Wanaka 
ExcellentBased on 464 reviews
9.1

Situated in Wanaka, Clearbrook Motel & Serviced Apartments is located a short drive from Cardrona and Hawea. It is conveniently positioned for guests wanting to discover the area's attractions.

Te Wanaka Lodge
Te Wanaka Lodge
8.8 Excellent
Wanaka, New Zealand
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1.0 km from city centre, Wanaka 
ExcellentBased on 979 reviews
8.8

Te Wanaka Lodge is located in Wanaka and features a Jacuzzi. It is ideally positioned for those wanting to discover the area's attractions.

Lakeside Apartments
Lakeside Apartments
9.6 Excellent
Wanaka, New Zealand
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1.3 km from city centre, Wanaka 
ExcellentBased on 495 reviews
9.6

Commanding unique views of Lake Wanaka, Lakeside Apartments is located in a well-known area of Wanaka and provides free Wi-Fi, a Jacuzzi and an outdoor pool. It has 5-star apartments with views of the city.

Fairway Motel and Apartments
Fairway Motel and Apartments
8.6 Excellent
2 Macpherson Street, Wanaka, New Zealand
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0.9 km from city centre, Wanaka 
ExcellentBased on 1,325 reviews
8.6

Fairway Motel & Apartments offers 3-star accommodation in Wanaka. It also provides luggage storage, a tour desk and an outdoor pool.

Cardrona Hotel
Cardrona Hotel
9.1 Excellent
2312 Cardrona Valley Road, Wanaka, New Zealand
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23.2 km from city centre, Wanaka 
ExcellentBased on 834 reviews
9.1

Cardrona Hotel is situated on South Island and provides 3.5-star facilities in addition to free Wi-Fi. It also features luggage storage, an airport shuttle and an outdoor pool.

Cosy Contemporary Hideaway
Cosy Contemporary Hideaway
8.6 Excellent
37b Rob Roy Lane, Wanaka, New Zealand
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1.1 km from city centre, Wanaka 
ExcellentBased on 38 reviews
8.6

Cosy Contemporary Hideaway is located in Wanaka and features free Wi-Fi. It is ideally positioned for those wishing to sightsee in the area.

Wanaka Hotel
Wanaka Hotel
8.1 Excellent
71 Ardmore Street, Wanaka, New Zealand
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1.2 km from city centre, Wanaka 
ExcellentBased on 1,964 reviews
8.1

Wanaka Hotel provides comfortable 3-star accommodation in Wanaka. It is situated just a short stroll from a number of popular bars, clubs and restaurants.

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Cheapest month:September
Most expensive month:April
Average price in Wanaka:$186/night
Absolute cheapest price found:$24/night
Cheapest day:Wednesday
Most expensive day:Thursday
$149 - $309
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$31 - $279
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Where to stay in Wanaka

About Wanaka

A mecca for outdoor adventures, Wanaka’s pristine lakes, valleys and waterfalls attract skiers, skydivers, bikers and climbers from around the world. With majestic views and untouched nature around every corner, it’s no surprise Wanaka’s national park was featured in “The Lord of the Rings” movies.

Things to do

Explore the sublime trails around Lake Wanaka. Surrounded by snow-capped mountains and gentle sloping glaciers, Lake Wanaka is a paradise for outdoor enthusiasts. For an easy half-day trek, pack some snacks and make your way up Roys Peak Track. With panoramic views of Lake Wanaka and Mount Aspiring, Roys Peak is an unforgettable journey into the heart of southern New Zealand.

Descend into the world-class canyons of Wanaka in the Matukituki Valley. Whether you’re interested in hiking through old growth forest or looking to climb formidable rock structures, Matukituki is home to a variety of intriguing canyons, rushing waterfalls and crystal-clear pools. Stop and enjoy the views of Mount Aspiring National Park, which features one of New Zealand’s highest peaks.

Do you appreciate a good brain twister? Don’t miss Stuart Landsborough’s Puzzling World, Wanaka’s self-proclaimed “wonderful world of weirdness”. Featuring a gigantic outdoor maze, multiple illusion rooms, bizarre buildings and a dedicated puzzle centre, you’ll be baffled and delighted as you try to navigate this unique attraction.

Getting around

You can arrive by plane at one of three international airports nearby in the cities of Christchurch, Queenstown and Dunedin. Shuttles, buses and taxis provide transportation to Wanaka. Wanaka is small and compact, with rental cars and mountain bikes available for exploring the surrounding region.

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  • What are the best hotels in Wanaka?

    Edgewater is a very popular hotel in Wanaka, with a score of 8.8 from 2,389 reviews. Oakridge Resort Lake Wanaka (8.2 from 768 reviews) and Club Wyndham Wanaka (8.6 from 1,294 reviews) are also highly rated Wanaka hotels based on recent feedback from HotelsCombined users.