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The Moorings

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Overview
17 Lakeside Road PO Box 368, Wanaka 9343 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Kitchenette
Wheelchair Access
2.5 Star accommodation
Reviews (489)
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All reviews great location balcony overlooking the lake small kitchenette a couple of minutes walk afternoon sun close to town restaurants and shops within easy walking distance first floor the ground floor enjoy the view room was spacious south island great room fantastic views would stay again friendly hosts
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wanaka is amazing, The Moorings typifies it’s laid back and welcoming feel combined with drop dead gorgeous views of Lake Wanaka and surrounding mountains. And Peter and Helen were such lovely hosts, full of knowledge about the area.

Thank ivanp0wer
Reviewed 24 August 2018

We have visited Wanaka several times in winter for snow activities and have stayed at The Moorings on at least 5 occasions. I never look elsewhere, as the facilities are simply excellent and everything is as familiar and comfortable as what you would find at...More

2  Thank Mark W
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Point blank lake and mountain views, as well as all facilities & free internet make for a good base to ski Cardrona and Treble Cone. Friendly staff. Laundry and drying room available. Happy to stay here again.

2  Thank mg788
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

The saying ‘simplicity is key’ is apt in describing this motel. Easy check-in and check-out, and car immediately in front of your room. Doesn’t feel like a typical motel however. Whilst the room’s decor is slightly dated it is in good condition and has everything...More

Thank James_PK13
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

We would totally stay here again! It is in wonderful walking distance of shops, bars, and plenty of places to eat! But more importantly there is a fantastic view and walk along the lake. The room was spacious with a very well equipped kitchenette! Oh...More

1  Thank TravellingAlpacas
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Description
The Moorings, Lake Wanaka offers stylish quality self-catering motel and apartment accommodation for the discerning traveller. Our Qualmark rating is 4 Star Plus. Whether travelling on your own, as a More couple, or with friends and family, The Moorings offers space and comfort for all. Your hosts, Peter & Jenny Sutherland will be working hard to ensure your stay is as pleasant, relaxing and rewarding as possible. They can assist you in planning your trip, and have strong local knowledge of many varied activities available throughout the Lake Wanaka region. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast Available
Golf Course
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Family
,
Romantic
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Family
,
Romantic
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
24
Price range
US$130 - US$235 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Moorings Hotel Wanaka
,
Moorings Hotel Wanaka
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Wanaka
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Family
,
Romantic
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
24
Price range
US$130 - US$235 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Moorings Hotel Wanaka
,
Moorings Hotel Wanaka
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Wanaka
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Traveller (176)
Room & Suite (96)
Pool & Beach (3)
Dining (2)
Family and Play Areas (4)
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Jimmy O
8 June 2018|
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Response from GraemeR292 | Reviewed this property |
The studio room we had did not have AC. It should be warm in Dec but not the hottest which is more like Jan/Feb. You should be fine.
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oystergal
19 October 2016|
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Response from 10Michelle55 | Reviewed this property |
No lifts that I'm aware of but if you emailed the Manager at the Moorings I'm sure he would be more than happy to answer any of your queries. The unit we stay in is at ground level but quite elevated so we get great views of... More
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niu72
7 October 2015|
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Response from penguinyoupo | Reviewed this property |
I recommend you can direct contact them for details. Here's the contact below: Karlene and Nick, Bev and Ian Hosts The Moorings 17 Lakeside Road Wanaka Phone: 0064 3 443 8479 Reservations: 0800 843 666 Fax: 03 4438489
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Room Tips
"Upstairs facing the lake."
GraemeR292
21 Apr 2018
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"Lakeview Studio suite- brilliant views"
johnchristine2018
5 Apr 2018
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"Get the Lake view or apartment"
cktsi
17 Mar 2018
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"On main road but little traffic."
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20 Feb 2018
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