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Omakau Commercial Hotel

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Overview
1 Harvey Street, Omakau New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Wheelchair Access
Reviews (149)
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Reviewed 23 July 2018

Affordable meals - warm and cosy! Plus a TAB Terminal! Service was quick and friendly and the car parking was spacious and accessible. It really was more than just a country pub and offered a nice eating experience without blowing the budget - which isn't...More

Thank NathanL2316
Response from OmakauCommercial, Owner at Omakau Commercial HotelResponded 25 July 2018

Hi there! Thank you very much for taking the time to review us on Trip Advisor. We are delighted that you enjoyed your dining experience with us, and we hope to see you another time. Sadly, the TAB Terminal has just been removed due to...More

Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

Outstanding meal...the burger had 3 meats in it and the steak meal was cooked on point.yummy and very filling.good old fashioned atmosphere coupled with great service and value for money. highly recommend on the rail trail must do.More

Thank Meg S
Response from OmakauCommercial, Owner at Omakau Commercial HotelResponded 2 May 2018

Hello there Thank you for taking the time to review us on Trip Advisor. We are delighted that you enjoyed your dining experience with us - we do try hard and reviews like yours make our efforts all the more worthwhile. We hope you enjoyed...More

Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

I stayed overnight at Easter in this lovely character hotel that is being gradually refurbished sympathetically in keeping with its era. From the time of my initial contact when making my reservation until the moment I checked out, I felt incredibly welcome and nothing was...More

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Response from OmakauCommercial, Owner at Omakau Commercial HotelResponded 10 April 2018

Hello there Thank you very much for taking the time to review us on Trip Advisor. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us, and also your dinner and breakfast experiences too. We are slowly getting there with our refurbishments and try to...More

Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

We arrived late off the rail trail and they had kept the kitchen open for us so we didn’t miss out on dinner, which was so appreciated! This hotel is a little slice of nz, crammed with interesting things to look at and relics of...More

Thank Ellacalla2708
Response from OmakauCommercial, Owner at Omakau Commercial HotelResponded 29 March 2018

Hello there. Thank you for taking the time to review us on Trip Advisor. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us and enjoyed the quirkiness of the Hotel. It was Omakau's original homestead, so we have inherited a variety of different room types...More

Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Stopped here on my way home from Alexandra for lunch. What can I say, the most amazing lamb shank meal I've EVER had! Definitely will recommend to other people! My mother had seafood chowder and said it was absolutely amazing and so well presented! My...More

Thank StaceyH2093
Response from OmakauCommercial, Owner at Omakau Commercial HotelResponded 14 March 2018

Hello there Thank you for taking the time to review us on Trip Advisor. We are delighted that you enjoyed your dining experience with us. Reviews and feedback like yours make our hard efforts all the more worthwhile! Thank you again, and hopefully we will...More

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Description
Omakau's first homestead then accommodation house for weary travellers. It is now an ideal stop for the new type of traveller that passes through Omakau –Rail Trailers, Curling and Fishing Enthusiasts, and ...More visitors to the Central Otago area who can explore the area using the hotel as their base.The Hotel is available for any of your dining requirements, whether it is Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner or that special function - 364 days a year. Our Chefs pride themselves on their flavour and presentation – we invite you to look at our Dining page for some mouth watering temptations. We have a wonderful selection of Central Otago wines and Ales available from our bar to quench your thirst, and/or to compliment your meal. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Bar/Lounge
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free Internet
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
11
Price range
US$49 - US$119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Central Otago > Omakau
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
11
Price range
US$49 - US$119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Central Otago > Omakau
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Traveller (15)
Dining (5)
Room & Suite (3)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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"No WIFI in the rooms but there is an internet café voucher option. Some rooms have ensuites others have..."
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"Get a room with a window - you will have to share a bathroom, but at least it will have fresh air."
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"Make sure you book ahead for dinner as you wouldn't want to miss out."
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"Queen room with ensuite was perfect"
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