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Edgewater
Edgewater
8.7 Excellent
54 Sargood Drive, Wanaka, New Zealand
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1.9 mi from city centre, Wanaka 
ExcellentBased on 2,285 reviews
8.7

Edgewater Wanaka provides a cosy setting while in Wanaka. It also offers a sauna, outdoor tennis courts and free Wi-Fi.

Oakridge Resort Lake Wanaka
Oakridge Resort Lake Wanaka
8.0 Excellent
20 Studholme Road, Wanaka, New Zealand
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1.3 mi from city centre, Wanaka 
ExcellentBased on 569 reviews
8.0

Situated at the foot of Roys Peak, Oakridge Resort Lake Wanaka is a comfortable base in Wanaka and features indoor tennis courts, outdoor tennis courts and an outdoor heated pool. It also offers a sauna, squash courts and a Jacuzzi.

Wanaka Top 10 Holiday Park
Wanaka Top 10 Holiday Park
9.0 Excellent
263 Studholme Road North Road, Wanaka, New Zealand
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2.0 mi from city centre, Wanaka 
ExcellentBased on 289 reviews
9.0

Situated a short drive from Roys Peak, Wanaka Kiwi Holiday Park & Motels offers cosy accommodation in Wanaka. It provides a spa and wellness centre, as well as a Jacuzzi, a sauna and a swimming pool.

Wanaka Hotel
Wanaka Hotel
7.9 Good
71 Ardmore Street, Wanaka, New Zealand
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0.7 mi from city centre, Wanaka 
GoodBased on 2,006 reviews
7.9

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.

Wanaka Luxury Apartments
Wanaka Luxury Apartments
8.9 Excellent
Wanaka, New Zealand
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1.3 mi from city centre, Wanaka 
ExcellentBased on 691 reviews
8.9

Located in Wanaka, Wanaka Luxury Apartments is within easy reach of Roys Peak and the New Zealand Fighter Pilots Museum. It also provides an outdoor heated pool, a Jacuzzi and a ski school.

Fairway Motel and Apartments
Fairway Motel and Apartments
8.5 Excellent
2 Macpherson Street, Wanaka, New Zealand
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0.5 mi from city centre, Wanaka 
ExcellentBased on 1,215 reviews
8.5

Fairway Motel & Apartments offers 3-star accommodation in Wanaka. It also features a Jacuzzi and an outdoor pool.

Distinction Wanaka Alpine Resort
Distinction Wanaka Alpine Resort
8.7 Excellent
144-154 Anderson Road, Wanaka, New Zealand
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1.2 mi from city centre, Wanaka 
ExcellentBased on 765 reviews
8.7

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

Altamont Lodge
Altamont Lodge
9.1 Excellent
Wanaka, New Zealand
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2.0 mi from city centre, Wanaka 
ExcellentBased on 315 reviews
9.1

Altamont Lodge is located in Wanaka and is close to Roys Peak. It also offers a ticket service, a tour desk and luggage storage.

Manuka Crescent Motel
Manuka Crescent Motel
8.1 Excellent
51 Manuka Crescent, Wanaka, New Zealand
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1.5 mi from city centre, Wanaka 
ExcellentBased on 594 reviews
8.1

Manuka Crescent Motel is situated in Wanaka and features complimentary wireless internet. It also provides a playground, a lake and an outdoor pool.

Yha Wanaka
Yha Wanaka
8.9 Excellent
94 Brownston Street, Wanaka, New Zealand
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0.8 mi from city centre, Wanaka 
ExcellentBased on 7 reviews
8.9

This unique hostel in Wanaka offers free wireless internet, as well as a coffee bar and a 24-hour reception. It is ideally located for guests wishing to visit local attractions.

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Average price in Wanaka:$126/night
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$90 - $195
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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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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 in Wanaka

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 Wanaka

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.

  • What are the best hotels in Wanaka?

    Edgewater (8.7/10 from 2,284 reviews), Oakridge Resort Lake Wanaka (8.0/10 from 569 reviews), and Wanaka Top 10 Holiday Park (9.0/10 from 289 reviews) are all highly rated places to stay in Wanaka.