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The Moorings

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#2 of 20 Hotels in Wanaka
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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Although we only wanted accommodation for 2, and all the studios were booked, they fitted us into an apartment but only charged the same as for the studio. These are very spacious and I believe sleep 6. Clean, comfy and up to super standard.

Thank Cazzamamma
Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 March 2017

We loved our stay here. The situation is perfect, very close to shops, restaurants etc and with a wonderful view of the lake. The room was equipped with everything we could possibly have thought of. The staff were very nice and extremely helpful.

Thank Hazel H
Wiltshire UK
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

We liked it here, lovely looking out over the lake. Spacious accommodation clean & newly decorated. Kitchenette. Very close to all the shops & restaurants. Friendly reception. Very happy to recommend & would return

Thank Rome_at_Easter
Cleveland, Ohio
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

I spent 2 nights recently at The Moorings. From warm welcome to nicely furnished room with fantastic views of the lake and mountains beyond from my porch - I had a great stay! Room was comfortable, well equipped kitchenette, modern bathroom, nice laundry facility. Clean!!! Very close waking distance to restaurants, stores in Wanaka. Well run motel, I would highly...

Thank LeeP_Ohio
Ipswich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Very warm welcome, help with luggage, accommodation wonderful and completely catered for all our needs. Wonderful views, excellent breakfast setup and very helpful advice on how to get around easily. Very quiet wish we could have stayed longer.

Thank Rosemary A
Cocoa Beach, Florida
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Convenient access to all the beauty of Wanaka. Walking distance to restaurants and parks. Wonderful staff. Hospitable and friendly. Highly recommend a stay, even when there is a two-night minimum. Worth the time in this quaint and picturesque town.

Thank Terry P
Farnborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 February 2017

We were allocated room 12 when we arrived by a charming Mr Sutherland. It is located on the upper floor and has marvellous views of the Lake and surrounding mountains including snow capped ones in the distance. It was a well appointed room with a small kitchenette, settee, occasional table, a small breakfast type eating area with two chairs and...

Thank 585Rodney585
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Great hotel run by great folk. Friendly welcome and great advice on what to do in the area offered. Very clean and tidy rooms - everything worked well and the views over the lake were lovely. Despite being on the main road there was no noise. Good location where the facilities are only a short walk away.

Thank IanEdinburgh1
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

We had an exceptional stay here. SOOOOO pleased to see new proprietors. Everything about the place was brilliant! The view was excellent. The sheets were sublime. The conditioning shampoo was perfect. The hand wash/moisturiser bottles were an added touch which are often not provided. Thanks Guys!!!

Thank Ayoob I
Cheshire, UK
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

We received a very warm and helpful welcome from our hosts. Our room was excellent - spacious, very well appointed and nicely equipped and with a gorgeous view of Lake Wanaka and its backdrop of mountains. We especially liked the layout of the room. It had a really comfortable and large bed and a lovely sitting area from where we...

Thank phil100652

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About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
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  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Moorings Motel and Apartments offers stylish accommodation for the discerning traveller. We offer lakefront studio units with outstanding un-interrupted views of Lake Wanaka and the mountains and our family apartments are ideal for larger groups. Our complex is just one minutes walk to the nearest cafes and shops and the lakes edge or just a two minute stroll to town. Complimentary wifi available ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Moorings

Address: 17 Lakeside Road | PO Box 368, Wanaka 9343, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Wanaka
Price Range: $180 - $385 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — The Moorings 4.5*
Number of rooms: 24
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Also Known As:
The Moorings Hotel Wanaka
Moorings Hotel Wanaka
Hotel Style:
#2 Luxury Hotel in Wanaka
#2 Family Hotel in Wanaka
#3 Romantic Hotel in Wanaka
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“Good size two bedroom apartment”
annehL8831JZ, 14 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ensure you get one of the units at the front with unobstructed views.”
LindaNZ, 13 Apr 2017 | Read review
“ground floor facing the lake.”
petercB8069JU, 21 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Most rooms have balconies overlooking the lake. Lovely, but there is some road noise if you have the balcony door open.”
jdesmond1217, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask for an upper level room if available.”
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Y8411OIsteven, 9 Mar 2017 | Read review
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