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4.7 out of 5

"Lovely grounds. Close to town. Love the resident cat. Very friendly " More

By a verified traveller on Tue 30 Jun 2020

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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. Nice touches to enhance your stay include free toiletries and pillow menus. 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$138* Per night/room 1 Aug. - 2 Aug.

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 412 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 (127) Couples (179) Business (1) Family (108)
5 out of 5
Lovely grounds. Close to town. Love the resident cat. Very friendly

Posted by on 30 Jun. 2020

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5 out of 5
Beautiful position on the lake front.great scones!!!

Posted by , from NZ on 21 Jun. 2020

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 20 Jun. 2020

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5 out of 5
Great location and super friendly staff. Loved using the spa

Posted by on 15 Jun. 2020

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4 out of 5
Room temp was very high throughout the night was my only issue

Posted by on 23 May 2020

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4 out of 5

Posted by on 14 Mar. 2020

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 13 Mar. 2020

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5 out of 5
Great location. The view and access to the lake and trail were perfect. Rooms were clean and bathroom accessories were very please. Staff at front desk was excellent.

Posted by on 25 Feb. 2020

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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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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. A pillow menu is available. 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 offered daily and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested.

  • Private balcony or patio
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Plasma television
  • Satellite channels
  • Premium channels
  • Coffee maker
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Pillow options
  • 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

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

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)!

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.

  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • No lifts
  • Staffed front desk
  • 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)
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 3 percent

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

  • Qualmark

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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