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Waiorau Homestead

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Travellers' Choice 2019 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Waiorau Luxury Homestead offers the ultimate in luxury Cardona Valley, Wanaka Accommodation – comfort, style and hospitality. Waiorau Homestead is within two minutes drive to the access roads of Cardrona, Snow Farm & Snow Park - from bed to first run - 20 minutes! With a large number of nearby attractions and activities, Waiorau Homestead is the perfect haven for unwinding at the end of the day. Nestled at the heart of Central Otago and ideally situated between Queenstown and Wanaka, there are a numerous outdoor activites, wineries and walks to be enjoyed.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
Public Wifi
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Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
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We thoroughly enjoyed our short stay. Lovely room with great aspect and doors out to terrace. Ann and Blythe were the perfect hosts and yes, the dinner is as good as the other reviews say it is! We didn’t have much room the next morning for breakfast as a result, but the spread
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We only stayed one night but wished it could have been longer. Bedroom and bathroom were excellent with lovely linens and little touches. We opted to have dinner there, which is provided by request. It was real restaurant quality food excellent meal!
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Found this gem by chance and what a find it turned out to be Ann and Blyth were the perfect hosts nothing was too much trouble from the first cup of tea on arrival to the breakfast that was individually cooked for each guest. The rooms were spotless and had everything you could
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Awesome hosts in a quaint little part of New Zealand. I would stay here again and wished we were there longer in the first place. Great food, property, and home. Not too big and not too small. Thanks!
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We had a wonderful stay at Waiorau Homestead. Our hosts were incredibly warm and kind. We got in late and only stayed one night so did not get to enjoy it to its fullest. But we got to have the dinner which was among the best we had in New Zealand. Lovely property-highly
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Response from WaiorauHosts, Owner at Waiorau Homestead
Responded 6 days ago
Hi JC, thank you for taking the time to do this lovely review and we are pleased you enjoyed your dinner. And of course we wish you had stayed longer as well - we hope to see you again sometime in the future. all the best. A&B
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Yes there is but you best check directly if guests can use them
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"All rooms are similar & great!"
"All rooms are gorgeous!"
"We stayed in the room facing the back of the property and it was perfect"
"Each of the three rooms is different: book the front room for couples and the back room for a small family. The middle room is smaller."
"There are rooms without ensuites but with shared bathrooms instead, be sure to inquire"
US$190 - US$266 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New ZealandSouth IslandOtago RegionWanaka
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