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  • Average1%
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“working farm”(8 reviews)
“mt cook”(57 reviews)
“shared kitchen”(11 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Fitness centre
Business Centre
3 Star Hotel
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Twizel SH8, New Zealand
14 restaurants are within a 2 km radius
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All reviewsworking farmmt cookshared kitchenwashing machinefantastic viewsminute driveblack labthe cottagesself containedfew kilometerscoffee facilitiesdelightful locationevening sundown to earthwatching the sunsetsitting areaa nice place to stay
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's a beautiful town & twizel as a place is also beautiful. It's also not too far from Mt cook. Neat clean rooms with a nice sit out. just that bathroom is a bit small. The shared area is also done very well.

Thank SidShah99
Reviewed 13 May 2018

3 couples stayingin in the 4 bedroom lodge. Each room had an ensuite with access to a shared kitchen and lounge. Very modern. Excellent beds and bedding. The owners blocked out the 4th room so we had the lodge to ourselves. 1.5km to Twizel and...More

Thank geoffjohns2016
Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

Close to town, yet far enough to feel like you're the only one in the universe staring up at the stars. The cottages are really well equipped and spacious. And the best feature of the area has gotta be the stargazing. It's about a gorgeous...More

Thank macelim
Reviewed 9 March 2018

Omahau Downs is situated 1.5km from the town of Twizel on State Highway 8 making it easy to locate. Our room in the 4 room lodge had a very comfortable king-sized bed facing towards the full length patio windows from which distant views were had...More

Thank GKTravellers
Reviewed 25 January 2018 via mobile

Stayed for 1 night in one of the lodges on our way up to Aoraki/Mt Cook and were more than happy with the attention to detail in the room and the communal kitchen lounge that we ate our New World ready cooked chicken with salad...More

Thank djcj
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Refrigerator in room
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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"Stop in twizel, do some shopping cheese wine etc to enjoy at night on the terrace."
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"All lodge are mountains orientated !"
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"Any and ALL rooms are fantastic!"
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"Talk to the owners"
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