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4.5 out of 5

"Wonderful view of the lake from our balcony " More

By a verified traveller on Mon 24 May 2021

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Hotel Description

At Hawea Hotel, you'll be 3 km (1.8 mi) from Lake Hawea and 11.6 km (7.2 mi) from Lake Wanaka. Highlights at this hotel include a restaurant, free self parking, and a bar/lounge.

All 12 rooms feature free WiFi and TVs.

The restaurant, The Grill Room, is open for breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. Additionally, you'll find free WiFi in public areas, a coffee shop/café, and a snack bar/deli. Cooked-to-order breakfast is available daily between 8:00 AM and 11:30 AM. There's also the convenience of free RV/bus/truck parking.

Sights within a 10-minute drive of this 3.5-star Lake Hawea hotel include Mount Iron Lookout and Puzzling World.

Lake View Studio

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max
NZ$101* Per night/room 16 Jun. - 17 Jun.

Standard Lake View Family Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

Standard Lake View Studio

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 5 Max

Lake View Family Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

Hawea Hotel ratings based on 93 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.5 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Hawea Hotel

Everyone (34) Couples (28) Family (28)
5 out of 5
Wonderful view of the lake from our balcony

Posted by on 24 May 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

26 May 2021 by Marieke

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We are glad you enjoyed the stunning views of the lake and snow capped mountains and had the opportunity to enjoy the area walking along the lakefront or dining in our restaurant. We hope to see you again soon.

4 out of 5
All good great view of lake. Restaurant food was top notch

Posted by on 26 Apr. 2021

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27 Apr. 2021 by Marieke

Thank you for staying with Hawea Hotel. Our stunning lake views and menu offers a great dining experience. We hope to see you again soon.

5 out of 5
Glorious position looking over the lake to snow-capped mountains. Very friendly staff and excellent restaurant meal last night.

Posted by on 23 Sep. 2020

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24 Sep. 2020 by Hawea Hotel

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a review. We are very pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. We would love to see you back in Lake Hawea again soon. With Thanks, Hawea Hotel

5 out of 5
Beautiful view over the lake. Property was clean. Restaurant served delicious food

Posted by on 11 Sep. 2020

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16 Sep. 2020 by Hawea Hotel

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a review. We are very pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. We would love to see you back in Lake Hawea again soon.

4 out of 5
Situated above the lake the room did not only have spectacular views but was warm cozy and quiet

Posted by , from Dunedin on 18 Jul. 2020

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18 Jul. 2020 by Hawea Hotel

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a review. We are very pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. We would love to see you back in Lake Hawea again soon. With Thanks, Hawea Hotel

5 out of 5
Room was excellent, great views, good food, friendly staff

Posted by , from Auckland on 15 Jul. 2020

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15 Jul. 2020 by Hawea Hotel

We are very pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. We would love to see you back in Lake Hawea again soon. With Thanks, Hawea Hotel

5 out of 5
The view from the hotel room was amazing, with a very comfortable bed & cleanly presented throughout.

Posted by , from Dunedin on 12 Jul. 2020

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15 Jul. 2020 by Hawea Hotel

We are very pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. We would love to see you back in Lake Hawea again soon. With Thanks, Hawea Hotel

4 out of 5
View from Room 3 awesome. They had warmed the room before arrival. BIG bed and great shower.

Posted by on 29 Jun. 2020

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7 Jul. 2020 by Hawea Hotel

Thanks for taking the time to review our hotel. We are so happy your enjoyed your stay with us! We often have guests say our comfy the beds are. We hope to see you visit us again soon.

5 out of 5
The view, the view, the view Very friendly and helpful

Posted by , from Melbourne on 29 Mar. 2020

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5 out of 5
Lake Hawea Hotel had the most stunning views from our hotel room. It was absolutely beautiful sitting on the balcony on the morning and taking it all the scenery.

Posted by , from Australia on 19 Mar. 2020

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Property Features

There's a restaurant on site, as well as a coffee shop/café and a snack bar/deli. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. WiFi is free in public spaces. A terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and barbecue grills are also featured at Hawea Hotel. Self parking is free. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 3.5-star Lake Hawea hotel.

  • 1 floor
  • 12 guestrooms or units
  • 3 buildings
  • Built in 1985
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Deli
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Wedding services available
  • Pool or billiards table
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Laundry facilities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking , Free RV, bus, truck parking

Transport

  • Airport: Queenstown Intl. Airport (ZQN) (76 km / 47.2 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking and RV/bus/truck parking

Room Amenities

Hawea Hotel offers 12 accommodations with blackout drapes/curtains. Cable television is provided. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • In-room dining
  • Television
  • Cable channels
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Blackout drapes

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy cooked-to-order breakfast daily from 8:00 AM to 11:30 AM.

The Grill Room - This restaurant serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. A children's menu is available.

Room service is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18
  • Check-in time ends at 9:00 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM. If you are planning to arrive after 9:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM.
Guests arriving after 9:00 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for NZD 25.0 per day.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash.

  • No lifts
  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Debit cards
  • Staffed front desk

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between NZD 16 and NZD 24 for adults, NZD 16 and NZD 24 for children (approximately)
  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD 25.0 per day

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Hawea
  • Hawea Hotel
  • Hawea Lake
  • Lake Hawea
  • Lake Hawea Hotel
  • Lake Hawea Hotel Wanaka
  • Lake Hawea Wanaka
  • Lake Hawea Hotel
  • Hawea Hotel Hotel
  • Hawea Hotel Lake Hawea
  • Hawea Hotel Hotel Lake Hawea
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