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    Omahau Downs

    Twizel SH8, New Zealand
    011 64 3-669 4619
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    Overview
    • Excellent79%
    • Very good18%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “working farm” (8 reviews)
    “mount cook” (52 reviews)
    “shared kitchen” (11 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Kitchenette
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    11 - 15 of 183 reviews

    Reviewed 20 February 2017

    Basically this motel is on a ranch. There are several buildings, some self contained, another that has four rooms and a common area. We stayed in that building. The common area has a fairly large kitchen and is complete with utensils and dishes for cooking....More

    Thank laxjunkies
    Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

    Unfortunately we only stayed here one night as we were touring but would have happily stayed longer. We had room 1 in the lodge - a large room with a seating area. Spacious and comfortable. The room has patio doors that slide right back and...More

    Thank Christine R
    Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

    The Omahau Downs offer self-contained cabins with everything the experienced traveller might want. Cooking facilities, WiFi, good beds, lots of tranquility and beautifull views on Mount Cook (if this mountaintop is not shrouded in clouds that is). We spent two very pleasant days here before...More

    Thank jhelmich
    Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

    Just a few mins out of the town of Twizel, the stay is conveniently located. Mt.Cook is a 45min drive from here as well as lake Tekapo is not far. The stay as 4 houses all built at different stages and with different capacity. We...More

    Thank Erajh_Gun
    Reviewed 10 January 2017

    We stayed here for two nights - a very quaint cabin with three bedrooms. Everything you could possibly need was provided, it also included a washing machine and tumble drier which was very useful. Excellent location if visiting Mount Cook which was around 50 mins...More

    Thank sianonholiday
    The Lakes Motel
    27 reviews
    #1 of 4 hotels in Twizel
    1.9 km
     
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    Mackenzie Country Inn
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    High Country Holiday Lodge
    112 reviews
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    Aoraki Court Aoraki/Mt Cook Village
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    #1 of 2 hotels in Mt. Cook Village
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    Hermitage Hotel
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    #2 of 2 hotels in Mt. Cook Village
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    Ahuriri Motel Omarama
    103 reviews
    #2 of 4 hotels in Omarama
    29.3 km
     
    ASURE Sierra Motel
    116 reviews
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 102 - USD 120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • South Island >
    • Canterbury Region >
    • Mackenzie District >
    • Twizel
    • Also Known As
    • Omahau Downs Twizel ,
    • Omahau Downs Hotel Twizel
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    Room & Suite (56)
    Dining (6)
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    Hotel & Grounds (88)
    Bathroom (8)
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