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    Mt Cook Lakeside Retreat

    86 Mt Cook Road, SH80 | Lake Pukaki, Twizel 7944, New Zealand
    011 64 9-887 8402
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    “hot tub” (22 reviews)
    “massage room” (7 reviews)
    “lake pukaki” (30 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 3 days ago

    Mt Cook Lakeside Retreat is a exceptional place to stay. The views from your private villa are beyond words, the accommodations make you feel like your at home, and the hospitality makes you feel like family. The meals provided are gourmet and made with the...More

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    Innkeeper's Favourite Review
    Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

    We spent magnificent 2 nights in Kaye and Luke's retreat on lake Pukaki and must admit it was the best lodge we stayed in, during our whole trip on NZ. Not only the unbelievable scenery of the location (see below) but the great hospitality of...More

    Thank Nonush
    Response from Kaye_Luke, Owner at Mt Cook Lakeside RetreatResponded 26 June 2017

    Thank you for this wonderful review, Nonush. We loved having you to stay and sharing the scenery in this spectacular part of New Zealand. The total experience of your stay here is important to us as we believe guests should be able to experience luxury...More

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    Excellent hosts, amazing views, and what an experience sitting in a hot tub under the stars! Highly recommended! It is also great to see what plans there are for expansion. The area is untouched and incredible to be so isolated yet so comfortable.

    Thank Kevin G
    Reviewed 7 October 2017

    Off the beaten path, you will find a beautiful private villa overlooking a beautiful view of Mt. Cook and the lake below! The owners are wonderful, as is the food! As of Sept, 2017, they have only one villa that sleeps 4 so that you...More

    Thank Gator-Getter-Girl
    Response from Kaye_Luke, Owner at Mt Cook Lakeside RetreatResponded 1 week ago

    Thanks for such a superb review and endorsement. We are thrilled to hear that we make the top 4! We aim to provide a private relaxing and rejuvenating stay and are so pleased that we achieved this for you. It was lovely to meet you...More

    Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

    Absolute luxury. Set on the magnificent Lake Pukaki - the retreat offered a tranquil space to unwind and relax in luxury. The hosts Luke and Kaye are incredibly well experienced travellers and have an eye for detail. The large villa is well appointed and had...More

    Thank Bridget K
    Response from Kaye_Luke, Owner at Mt Cook Lakeside RetreatResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you so much for such a superb review Bridget. We love that you enjoyed it so much here and it was wonderful to meet you. Aside from the spectacular views and luxury accommodation, there is a lot to do here and we agree, the...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
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    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    • Tennis Court
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    • US$936 - US$1,099 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 4
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    • Mackenzie District >
    • Twizel
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    "Only one 2 bedroom villa..privacy!"
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    "All rooms face the lake and Mt Cook/ Aorangi."
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    "All rooms have wonderful views and are tranquil"
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    "Villa rooms all face the lake and Mt Cook"
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