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Lakeview Motel
Ranked #10 of 20 Hotels in Wanaka
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed 1 February 2010

My wife & i stayed at the Lakeview for one night in Dec 2009 but wished we had spent a couple more nights here.We arrived early but this was not a problem for Leanne (the owner) who showed us to our studio & helped us in any way she could.The room was large with an excellent kitchen area,tip-top bathroom,flat screen tv & seating outside to take in the awsome views of Lake Wanaka & the surrounding area.The Lakeview Studios were definitely one of the highlights of our trip to NZ & we would not hesitate to stay here again if we ever come back to Wanaka.

  • Stayed: December 2009, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 4 January 2010

Whichever room you are allocated the view will be the same.....a perfect view of Lake Wanaka.
The owners are very friendly & informative, the accommodation was very clean and provided everything we needed.
Will certainly stay at Lakeview in the future.

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Reviewed 3 January 2010

We arrived early and on a miserable day (had been raining all night and was set for the day ahead) but recieved a warm welcome from the owner who allowed us to check into the room early. The views from the balcony were stunning particularly in the evening as the storm passed. The rooms had everthing you could need to eat in or 5 min walk into town if you wanted to eat out.

  • Stayed: December 2009, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 23 December 2009

Adequate hotel for a night's stay.. Clean rooms and spacious studio.. very nice views from room.. Be aware that the motel has views of the lake, but is not exactly walking distance to the lake front.. Since it's on a hill, you need a vehicle to get to the main restaurant area etc.

  • Stayed: December 2009, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 7 December 2009

After a tiring drive of 3 hours from Franz Josef Glaciers, we were thrilled to be greeted by the picturesque view. We were in Room 4 and everything was impeccable. This is one of the best stays. If I am coming to Wanaka again, I would definitely stay here again

  • Stayed: December 2009, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 6 December 2009

This place was excellent and I really enjoyed my time here. Although it is slightly pricier than some of the other places around it made up for it with its spectacular views of Wanaka. The place was comfortable and clean and the owners were lovely and helpful. Worth the money would recommend it.

Stayed: July 2009, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 9 November 2009

We had a downstairs room and spent a lot of time in the room admiring the incredible views of the lake and mountains in the background.....so beautiful. Downstairs rooms have like a bay window with shelf and chairs like a breakfast bar. Spent all our time there, reading, having an 'eat in' dinner, and breakfast in the morning. Was great watching the boats on the lake etc. Owners very friendly and helpful. Only a 5 minute walk into town. Room was clean and comfortable, with kitchenette and reasonable size bathroom. Great value for money....the views are amazing.

  • Stayed: November 2009, travelled as a couple
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Additional Information about Lakeview Motel

Address: 68 Lismore Street, Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
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Region: New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Wanaka
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette
Hotel Style:
#3 Family Hotel in Wanaka
#4 Romantic Hotel in Wanaka
Price Range: £82 - £96 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Lakeview Motel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 6
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Spacious queen studios with MILLION dollar views of lake & mountains. ... more   less 
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Lakeview Studios Wanaka

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