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Country Hotel located 47kms or 35 minutes from Queenstown at the Head of the Lake in the centre of town. Recently renovated. We have ensuite rooms with TVs and free wifi,BackPackers accommodation and parking for self contained campervans. We have a separate restaurant, with a full Gastro Pub restaurant menu, both breakfast, lunch and dinner, Bar with HAPPY HOUR FRIDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT, and bar menu and a large terraced outside beer garden. FREE OFFSTREET CARPARKING, luggage storage and boat parking.Our Glenorchy Information Centre and Glenorchy General store provides maps, track transport bookings arrival and departure centre,bike and fishing rod hire. Free information for trout fisherman,and trampers from experienced staff.Special rates during winter.Recently renovated ensuite rooms.Self contained campervans park for FREE. Backpackers has recently been renovated. Twin rooms and bunk room cabins.
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Free Parking
Public Wifi
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair Access
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Frankton Airport34 km
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Dropped in for a late lunch. The Restaurant was fairly busy considering the time. The whole place is fairly rustic, with a nice selection of refreshments at the bar. We placed our order and sat down amongst the other international guests seated around the room....More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Barry M
Response from TBMR, Manager at The Glenorchy HotelResponded 6 days ago

Hi Barry, Thank you for choosing the hotel to have your lunch.Nice to see that you enjoyed the experience and of course the food. Sorry for the delay in getting the meals to you as you did see, it is busy this time of year....More

Reviewed 5 November 2018

Stayed a night here with out pre booking and found it to be ok. The Pub has an awesome atmosphere and very friendly staff. Locals are a friendly lot as well ( Hi Trev ) Room was quite small and had a very musty smell...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank trotts555
Response from TBMR, General Manager at The Glenorchy HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for staying at our hotel and dining in our restaurant. I am sorry that there was no soap in the room as there normally is.I presume that you asked our staff for this. We had some water on the carpet that was dried...More

Reviewed 3 June 2018

Don't expect too much from this pub. The coffee was undrinkable, and the food is over priced for what it is. Simple and cheerful, but prices don't reflect that. Flat white was fluffy not creamy, and actual coffee undrinkable even when sugar was added. Beef...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank emmap021
Response from TBMR, Owner at The Glenorchy HotelResponded 4 June 2018

Thank you for visiting our hotel. Obviously you did not address any of your concerns that you had with our staff or I would know. The beef salad is only 25.00 on the menu so no where near the 30.00 dollars as you say.....Porkys! So...More

Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

T-Bone steak is awesome. Garlic Bread is nice and huuge. But the Rack of lamb is not recommended for the price. Friendly staff with good service. Very nice setup indeed. And great beer as usual with NZ beersMore

Date of stay: March 2018
Thank TamarViewVilla
Response from TBMR, Manager at The Glenorchy HotelResponded 2 April 2018

Hello, Thank you for choosing our hotel for dinner. It is great to see that you enjoyed the beers and food. The lamb rack prices are now up there as most lamb is now exported and you will see that most prices exceed ours in...More

Reviewed 5 February 2018

We stayed in a double bedroom, smallish room, basin, tea and coffee, but I would have hoped for better facilities with Glenorchy being the gateway to so many fantastic multi day hikes, and heaps of other tourism going on in the area. There was a...More

Date of stay: January 2018
Thank Ali A
Response from TBMR, Manager at The Glenorchy HotelResponded 6 February 2018

Thank you for staying at the hotel.You were informed that we are not a Motel and do not have cooking facilities. We dont have a Backpacker area or cooking facilities either. You were also aware of this so why complain about it later. Maybe stay...More

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"Choose carefully"
4 Nov 2018
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"Inside the hotel itself are the better rooms. There is shared bathroom facility."
28 Jan 2017
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"Paradise room or Earnslaw. I think they are all probably very good"
6 Jul 2016
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"Worth it to pay more to stay on the hotel side if you're looking for more luxury"
19 Jun 2016
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