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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Handy location for our one night stay. Room was clean and comfortable, however, we did find the people in the adjoining rooms a bit noisy but that could be because of the wooden walls of the room. Within walking distance to shops, restaurants etc. Lovely friendly young lady at reception when we arrived.

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Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 July 2016

The motel is very well located, with the supermarket just beside it, a block from the lake and a quick walk to get dinner! The room were clean, spacious and the beds were comfortable, we had a lovely stay, only downside was that you did have to walk through one of the bedrooms to get to the toilet but as...

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Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

Great place nice and handy to shops restaurants etc. Tidy and clean however no sink to wash dishes in only bathroom sink. Would definitely stay here again as pretty reasonably priced. Owners are lovely and friendly

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 15 May 2016

Clean room, very near to lake, supermarket just behind the building and many shopping stores around, very friendly staff, alow us to change upper room into ground floor, as there is no lift and we bring quite a lot luggages.

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Frankston South
Reviewed 14 May 2016

This motel is well located one block back from the lake and next door to a supermarket. It is self contained and quite spacious and comfortable but definitely no frills. A suitable stopover but not a destination in itself.

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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 24 April 2016

A warm. Informative welcome was reassuring for a pleasant and memorable stay in beautiful Wanaka . The motel was located in walking distance of the main centre of town .The Tourist information centre in town were very friendly and very helpful . We were able to enjoy a memorable experience of what Wanaka had to offer. Our comfortable accommodation enhanced...

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Bangkok, Thailand
Reviewed 24 April 2016

The motel has very good location, super close to lake wanaka and the supermarket is just behind the motel. The room is a bit old, but fully equipped, all are good, free Wifi available and we really enjoy the stay there!

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 21 April 2016

Myself and my boyfriend stayed here for one night. We paid extra for a 'king' room which was upstairs and had very partial lake views. Unfortunately our room was next to the wooden stair case so we were disturbed by people walking up and down and moving their luggage. The room was spotlessly clean, however very outdated. The shower head...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 8 April 2016

We stopped here on a 2 week drive around the south Island with teenagers and this was a great place to stop. Right in the centre of town we could all go off and do our own things. The room was well laid out and very friendly hospitality with lollies and lots of wifi. Views of mountains and lake, 50m...

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Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

My wife and I were meant to stay here for one night Thursday 17th March, unfortunately I had got my dates wrong and booked for the Friday! The motel was fully booked but Ella, who we assume was the owner was extremely helpful, firstly she accepted our error was genuine and cancelled the booking without charge but also phoned around...

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  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Aspiring Lodge Motel is nestled in the heart of the Southern Lakes tourist resort of Wanaka and the gateway to the Mount Aspiring National Park. Being one of the only motels situated right in the center of town, you can easily access many of the exciting activites that Wanaka has to offer by foot. Wanaka is a playground with an abundance of activities for everyone to enjoy. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Aspiring Lodge Motel

Address: 16 Dungarvon Street, Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Wanaka
Price Range: $153 - $185 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Aspiring Lodge Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 14
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“Choose the downstair ones, not much lake view even on the upper floor”
 of 5 bubbles Roya36, 14 May 2016 | Read review
“Higher rooms provide a view of the lake.”
 of 5 bubbles 47532015, 24 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Payment required to owners bank account before stay, an excellent arrangement.”
 of 5 bubbles Suziqs, 22 Mar 2016 | Read review
“had family room for two people Dearer but more room, lovely outlook”
 of 5 bubbles lealappie, 20 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Choose room on end of 2nd floor, corner - you get windows on 2 sides”
 of 5 bubbles B_ERasberryRetreat, 18 Jan 2016 | Read review
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