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Mrs Woolly's General Store

64 Oban Street, Glenorchy 9372, New Zealand
+64 3-409 0051
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One of the best gift shops we've ever been to

It was well worth the drive to Glenorchy just to visit this General Store. The coffee was good... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
teeay65
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Melbourne, Australia
Definitely worth the stop

We stopped here after reading the reviews and loved it. We were hoping to try the Fairlie... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Anna-Lee M
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A destination stop for the world-famous Full Monty gelato sundae, fresh house-made takeaway food, organic groceries, outdoor gear, accessories and beautiful NZ-made gifts. Mrs Woolly's has something for everyone!
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good20%
  • Average2%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“gelato” (9 reviews)
“cookies” (6 reviews)
“wraps” (4 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
LOCATION
64 Oban Street, Glenorchy 9372, New Zealand
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+64 3-409 0051

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Reviewed 2 days ago

It was well worth the drive to Glenorchy just to visit this General Store. The coffee was good, the food was excellent and the array of gifts in the gift shop meant that if your pockets weren't close to empty when you walked in, they...More

Thank teeay65
MrsWoollysGS, Manager at Mrs Woolly's General Store, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you! We're delighted you found your way to Mrs Woolly's, and enjoyed exploring all the fun and yummy things we love sharing with our customers. It sounds like you found some of the merchandise we most enjoy stocking: interesting, beautiful and unique gifts not...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

We stopped here after reading the reviews and loved it. We were hoping to try the Fairlie Bakehouse Lamb pie after reading reviews but arrived too late to get a hot one. We ended up trying the Salmon and Bacon pie and the Pork Belly...More

Thank Anna-Lee M
MrsWoollysGS, Manager at Mrs Woolly's General Store, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hooray! Thank you for coming in and taking the time to both thoroughly experience some of our favorite food goodies and writing such a lovely review, Anna-Lee. We're so pleased that you stopped in to enjoy this beautiful place here at the head of the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Bought our lunch here to take to Delta discovery to eat on river delta - GREAT food available to take away. Salmon salad top notch. Interesting selection of books and not-tacky souvenirs. Interesting about the development next door too. Fantastic article that all profits from...More

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MrsWoollysGS, Manager at Mrs Woolly's General Store, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking time to share your experience of what we're seeking to offer at Mrs Woolly's: fresh, healthy takeaway food and gifts and supplies shoppers won't find everywhere else. The development next door, Camp Glenorchy, will open on 1st March as NZ's most...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great road trip ... The view is stunning, the pies at this general store we sensational. Has a nice little area for the kids to fuss around in while you relax !More

Thank joeygould
MrsWoollysGS, Manager at Mrs Woolly's General Store, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We agree with you: the 40-minute lakeshore drive from Queenstown to Glenorchy is one of the world's most beautiful trips. Happy to hear you treated yourself to one of our yummy Fairlie Bakehouse pies upon arrival. Thanks for coming by, and for sharing your good...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I got a quick lunch here before going out for a hike. Had a green smoothie, which tasted a bit odd (very healthy tasting), chocolate cookies (which were amazing) and a vege wrap. The wrap was by far my favorite thing-the flavors were perfect and...More

Thank clreichert24
MrsWoollysGS, Manager at Mrs Woolly's General Store, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for sharing your experience of Mrs Woolly's focus on fresh, healthy foods... especially as fuel for the body when heading out for a hike in the incredible beauty that surrounds Glenorchy. Not sure what happened that day with your smoothie, so we're having a...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This shop has got stuff that is unique to this place. From their ice cream to clothing and accessories, its worth your time and money. Would love to go back and try their ice cream once more.More

Thank Waqas S
MrsWoollysGS, Manager at Mrs Woolly's General Store, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for writing about our unique selection of NZ gifts, clothing and accessories! We work hard to bring our customers the best of New Zealand and distinctive items not found elsewhere. Happy to hear you enjoyed your house-made Full Monty frozen gelato... sweetened with...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious food and cute gifts . We stopped in on our drive bavk to queenstown. Impressed with the foodMore

Thank caroline82
MrsWoollysGS, Manager at Mrs Woolly's General Store, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Delighted you stopped in, Caroline! We make a wide range of fresh healthy takeaway foods in our own kitchen, and try to stock both quality basics as well as some fun indulgences in our grocery section for those staying at Mrs Woolly's Campground and other...More

Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

We drove the scenic route from Queenstown to Glenorchy which was stunning. It was lovely to stop off & stroll inside the very interesting Mrs Woollys General Store. The store sells a little of basically everything from fresh food , takeaway food , kitchenware, NZ...More

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MrsWoollysGS, Manager at Mrs Woolly's General Store, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Isn't the drive along the lakeshore from Queenstown to Glenorchy breathtaking? It's hard to describe that getting here is every bit as lovely as being here! Thank you for noticing the range of things we seek to offer, from something simple as a great cup...More

Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

The store has food, map, cloth and other items available if come to Glenorchy 1st time. The location is clear. This is like an I-site for Glenorchy. What can I say more? A must visit place as the gateway of Glenorchy!More

1  Thank Yanyanbo
MrsWoollysGS, Manager at Mrs Woolly's General Store, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2017

Thank you for highlighting one of the things we most enjoy: helping visitors discover the many facets of beauty that surround us here in Glenorchy. With so many trails, scenic sights and fun activities nearby, we're always happy to help with maps, advice, activities bookings,...More

Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

Creamy ice cream topped with chips and fruits - not to be missed. The store also sells gifts & souvenirs & fruits. It's a nice break after a long drive..More

1  Thank Jessie T
MrsWoollysGS, Manager at Mrs Woolly's General Store, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2017

Tickled to hear you enjoyed what we call our "Full Monty" frozen gelato sundae-- and it's healthy too! Made in small batches in our own kitchen with vanilla bean and sweetened with honey instead of white sugar, there's a dairy-free frozen chocolate gelato option too....More

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KJSinSeattle
16 July 2015|
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Response from MrsWoollysGS | Property representative |
The campground will be open 24 October 2016 through 26 April 2017. Reservations are now open online for 2016 - 2017 at the Mrs Woolly's Campground webpage-- we hope to see you soon!
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