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    Lake Ohau Lodge

    2295 Lake Ohau Road | P O Box 51, 7944 , New Zealand
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          Overview
          • Excellent58%
          • Very good31%
          • Average8%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible1%
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          11 - 15 of 286 reviews

          Reviewed 11 March 2017

          We cycled here with the A20 tour for our lunch stop. Beautiful weather and stunning views. The lodge is well set back off the road and is in keeping with its surrounds. We had the lunch platter with all local ingredients. These were explained to...More

          Thank Allen827
          Response from LouiseNeilson, Owner at Lake Ohau Lodge

          Thanks for writing about the platter, we worked on this for quite a while to get it right and I do think Tom our Head Chef has nailed this.

          Reviewed 4 March 2017

          Our stay was part of our Topdeck tour. Very basic but tidy room. Modern ensuite. Plenty of things to do. Short walk to the lake. Friendly wait staff and excellent meals. Bar was basic but had a great atmosphere. Phone reception not great but quite...More

          Thank sa_countryfolk
          Response from LouiseNeilson, Owner at Lake Ohau Lodge

          Thank you for your review. The accommodation wings where Topdeck tours stay, either the outside Huxley wing or the Maitland wing, are sometimes used by school groups or olympic ski teams in winter and they are our more basic rooms, comfortable but simple. I love...More

          Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

          Stayed here for one night with a tour group and was blown away by the views. It was such a secluded place, i loved how the lake seemed so untouched. Wifi is super expensive but take the oportunity to unplug and enjoy the scenery.More

          Thank Danielle2014e
          Response from LouiseNeilson, Owner at Lake Ohau Lodge

          Yes! I'm blown away by the views and I've lived here for 27 years so I understand!!! Sorry about the wifi but because of our remoteness we have had to put in our own system which is for the Lodge and the guests and we...More

          Reviewed 27 February 2017

          We stayed at Lake Oahu Lodge on our A2O bike trip. The location was stunning, the staff very friendly and the food was great - dinner, breakfast and packed lunch. We had a room in the Upper Temple Wing which had lovely views and was...More

          Thank pmsweeney
          Response from LouiseNeilson, Owner at Lake Ohau Lodge

          I'm so glad that you enjoyed your stay, our lovely staff and our fantastic food. The Upper Temple wing are where our best rooms are and on a beautiful night, to sit out on the balcony and just watch the light on the hills -...More

          Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

          Lovely location (away from everything), good staff, however I didn't think the rule of 'no bringing your own alcohol on site' is fair. First I've heard this any place I've stayed. Hey, I would return as it's a beautiful location.

          Thank UnitedKingdom44
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          • Free Parking
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          • Free Parking
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          • Shuttle Bus Service
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          • Self-Serve Laundry
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          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Hot Tub
          • Tennis Court
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          • Price range
          • USD 70 - USD 141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Family Rooms ,
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 62
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          • New Zealand >
          • South Island >
          • Canterbury Region >
          • Lake Ohau
          • Also Known As
          • Lake Ohau Hotel Twizel
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          Traveller (116)
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          Muckleman
          Wifi is not mentioned. Is there any or any access to the Internet ?
          19 February 2017|
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          Response from LouiseNeilson | Property representative |
          Thank you for your enquiry. Yes we do have WiFi available for a small fee just around the public areas. We charge $2 for 10 MB, $4 for 20MB etc. We look forward to you staying.
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          Nostalgia2015
          Hi, can you tell me if a mini fridge and tea/coffee maker are provided in the rooms please? If not, can they be hired? Thank you
          24 January 2016|
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          Response from JSNMitchell | Reviewed this property |
          Apologies for the delay, yes they are avaialble in the rooms as part of the room charge
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          "Luxury price, for basic rooms"
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          "Located on Lake Ohau, views to die for."
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          "With a view of the lake"
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