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Lake Hawea Hotel

££ - £££, ,
1 Capell Avenue, Lake Hawea 9382, New Zealand
+64 274 718 738
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good30%
  • Average14%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible7%
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Bar, Pub, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
1 Capell Avenue, Lake Hawea 9382, New Zealand
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Reviewed 23 January 2016 via mobile

We had popped into the bar for a drink and snack and to catch the end of the cricket which was on. We ordered drinks first and considered the bar snack menu. There was unfortunately only one choice of Pinot Noir, my partner had a...More

1  Thank Tueday
Reviewed 13 January 2016

Great location overlooking Lake Hawea - a short drive from Wanaka. Food was nice and reasonably priced (compared to Wanaka prices). Service was a little on the slow side but we were in no particular hurry so did not matter.

Thank Amanda M
Reviewed 4 January 2016

The food I had last night was delicious. Eat the lot. We had great staff serving us, they couldn't do enough for us..... But

Thank chrissy58b
Reviewed 3 January 2016

We stay in a Family Room as we have 5 people in our group. The room was nice! And the view is magnificent! It was a very enjoyable stay in Lake Hawea. Lake Hawea itself is a bit out of Wanaka so you might want...More

Thank ClarenLee
Reviewed 2 January 2016 via mobile

Went for lunch and got a table for 8 fine. Nice surroundings and food okay. 4 of our party enjoyed the fish and chips and salad but the tortilla wraps both lacked sauce/dressing and the chicken one, chicken. 2 shared the hungry mans platter and...More

Thank Karen A
Reviewed 28 December 2015

Hard to find this place at first because the 'motel' rooms are behind the hotel but it does not say that on the signs,we had to go & ask at the bar if we had the right address. At the back if the hotel- restaurant...More

Thank GB_frogs
Reviewed 1 November 2015

We had an amazing room with wonderful views over the lake, lovely balcony to sit and drink coffee or a glass of wine. It was a bonus that they had a launderette for guests to use ... because travelling around creates rather a lot of...More

Thank LucindaLucile
Reviewed 31 October 2015 via mobile

We are locals and went for a family night out for Halloween. We've been here many times but not in the last 6 months. Extremely disappointed in the food. The chicken salad was packet crumbed chicken with a pile of weeds on top with no...More

Thank Sharon K
Reviewed 17 October 2015

Went here as a group for dinner after a day of fishing and sightseeing around Hawea and Wanaka. We were offered the choice of the restaurant or bar menus. We chose the restaurant. My meal of a chicken salad was awful!! I consider a salad...More

Thank Karen B
Reviewed 1 October 2015

The views from this lodge are spectacular. The rooms are very nicely appointed and modern and the staff is delightful. Had housekeeping found the time to sweep up a bit of grit in the bedroom and bathroom during our 3 night stay that we tracked...More

Thank alexandrac700
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Capell Avenue, Lake Hawea 9382, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Lake Hawea
  • Phone Number: +64 274 718 738
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