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Lake Ohau Lodge

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  • Excellent60%
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  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Mike and Louise have been running this lodge and ski field on the shores of beautiful Lake Ohau since the nineties and it just doesn’t change; although the ski field has an upgrade in the pipeline. We stayed for five nights. I skied four days...More

Thank potblak
Response from LouiseNeilson, Owner at Lake Ohau LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello and thank you for those kind words. When we came here 28 years ago, we inherited a style of operation that we really enjoyed so we made a conscious decision to keep things the same, with shared tables at dinner and offering friendly, Kiwi...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed 2 nights and skied at Oahu Ski Field for 2 1/2 days. The weather was bluebird, skiing a little patchy as had not snowed for a week or so. The lodge and the staff were the difference between a good and a great...More

Thank Mike D
Response from LouiseNeilson, Owner at Lake Ohau LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

That is such a lovely review! Thank you. To me what must make a difference for families is that no one has to cook so that you can all relax and enjoy your family time and isn't it wonderful to go walking along the lake...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a wonderful family experience here in Ohau. Louise and Mike are wonderful people and all the staff treated us very well. The kids had a ball and had fun in the games room, movies and especially hot tubs. The room has older decor...More

Thank Steve L
Response from LouiseNeilson, Owner at Lake Ohau LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

Oh thank you so much for this gorgeous review! We are having a super busy start to our season so it is heartwarming to know that from our guests perspective you are appreciating it all. We had 84 kids seated at 6pm for the kids...More

Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

We had the best family holiday in Lake Ohau lodge . Amazing service and the food was just perfect. Everyone was super friendly, from the team at the lodge and the Stuff up the ski field. A great family holiday!

Thank Liron A
Response from LouiseNeilson, Owner at Lake Ohau LodgeResponded 6 July 2018

That is what Ohau is all about! It was lovely to have your families staying. Kind regards Louise

Reviewed 2 July 2018

We all got together here recently for a birthday celebration. What a beautiful spot. The views from your doorstep are fantastic. A big shout out to all the staff at the Lodge who were wonderful - especially the bar staff who are super!! Food great....More

Thank Fiebe63
Response from LouiseNeilson, Owner at Lake Ohau LodgeResponded 3 July 2018

Aw... thank you, I'm so glad you enjoyed it here! It's a pretty good spot for a big gathering and still, so many people have not yet experienced Ohau. Yes we do have amazing beauty at our doorstep - aren't we lucky to look at...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Hot Tub
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Price range
US$66 - US$131 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$66 - US$131 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (129)
Room & Suite (30)
Pool & Beach (12)
Dining (5)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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Muckleman
19 February 2017|
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Response from LouiseNeilson | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry. Yes we do have WiFi available for a small fee just around the public areas. We charge $2 for 10 MB, $4 for 20MB etc. We look forward to you staying.
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Nostalgia2015
24 January 2016|
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Response from JSNMitchell | Reviewed this property |
Apologies for the delay, yes they are avaialble in the rooms as part of the room charge
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"Ask for the week closest to the lake"
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"Get on that looks out over the lake."
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"The staff are great at recommending the best room for view and price. Very helpful"
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"Best views of the Lake are in the Upper Temple Wing."
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