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4.7 out of 5

"Magic location, attention to detail in rooms, variety of ammenities, quiet " More

By a verified traveller on Sat 19 Oct 2019

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Hotel Description

A luxury stay in Wanaka awaits you at Edgewater. You'll be within a 20-minute walk of Rippon Vineyard and 4.3 km (2.7 mi) from Lake Wanaka. Highlights at this beachfront hotel include in-room free WiFi, balconies, and plasma TVs.

You can enjoy satellite TV, coffee/tea makers, and free newspapers, featured in all 104 rooms. Room service, safes, and hair dryers are also available.

A pampering day can include deep-tissue massages and prenatal massages along with facials and mani/pedis. At the hotel's own bar/lounge, you can stop for a drink. Spend the day at the beach and enjoy the 3 spa tubs and sauna. Business amenities include a conference center, a 24-hour business center, and a meeting room. Plus you'll find free WiFi in public areas, a coffee shop/café, and laundry facilities. Full breakfast is available daily between 7 AM and 10 AM. There's also free self parking, along with the convenience of a ski shuttle.

With a stay at this 4.5-star Wanaka hotel, you'll be 19.9 km (12.4 mi) from Lake Hawea.

Studio Hotel Room - Lake View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max
NZ$199* Per night/room 8 Mar. - 9 Mar.

Two Bedroom Apartment - Lake View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

One Bedroom Suite - Lake View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Edgewater ratings based on 404 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.7 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 4.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Edgewater

Everyone (123) Couples (178) Business (1) Family (105)
5 out of 5
Magic location, attention to detail in rooms, variety of ammenities, quiet

Posted by , from Nth Canterbury on 19 Oct. 2019

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5 out of 5
Excellent location, gorgeous rooms and stunning view.

Posted by on 3 Oct. 2019

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4 out of 5
Quiet, close to our activity. Wonderful view and friendly staff

Posted by on 1 Oct. 2019

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4 out of 5
Very nice place to stay at very warm and very nice views

Posted by on 2 Sep. 2019

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3 out of 5

Posted by on 31 Jul. 2019

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5 out of 5
The view is stunning. The menu at the restaurant is simple but the food tasty. No major downsides at all

Posted by on 17 Jun. 2019

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4 out of 5

Posted by on 16 May 2019

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4 out of 5
Terrific view Stairs to our room were quite steep when arrying luggage

Posted by on 15 May 2019

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5 out of 5
Great location and stay, nice grounds and view.......

Posted by on 6 Feb. 2019

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 23 Jan. 2019

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Property Features

Edgewater offers its guests 3 spa tubs and a sauna. There's a restaurant on site, as well as a coffee shop/café. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. A 24-hour business center and a meeting room are available. Spa services, a terrace, and tour/ticket assistance are also featured at the luxury Edgewater. Self parking is free. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 4.5-star Wanaka hotel.

  • 104 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • 11 buildings
  • Built in 1986
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Ski equipment storage
  • Business center (24 hours)
  • Conference center
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Gift shop
  • Newspapers for purchase
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Television in lobby
  • Bellhop
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Playground on site
  • Miniature golf on site
  • Free cribs/infant beds

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: Wanaka (WKA) (12.6 km / 7.8 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Ski shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking and RV/bus/truck parking

Room Amenities

Edgewater offers 104 accommodations with safes and complimentary newspapers. Rooms open to balconies or patios. Plasma televisions come with premium satellite channels. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and irons/ironing boards. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Private balcony or patio
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Plasma television
  • Satellite channels
  • Premium channels
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Cribs (free)
  • Rollaway beds (free)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy full breakfast daily from 7 AM to 10 AM.

Edgewater has a restaurant on site.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Spa Services

  • Deep tissue massage
  • Prenatal massage
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Facial treatments
  • Massages

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10:30 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Free rollaway/extra beds!
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • No pets allowed

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 are 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.

  • Debit cards

Fees

Optional extras

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

  • Fee for full breakfast: NZD 28 for adults and NZD 14 for children (approximately)

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

Hotel Names

  • Edgewater Hotel Wanaka
  • Edgewater Wanaka
  • Edgewater Hotel
  • Edgewater Wanaka
  • Edgewater Hotel Wanaka

You should know

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Qualmark, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

National Rating

Qualmark® assigns an official star rating for accommodations in New Zealand. This Hotel property is rated 4 star plus and is displayed on this page as 4.5 stars.

Official New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®

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