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Cardrona Hotel

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Crown Range Road, RD1, Wanaka 9382 New Zealand See on map
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Breakfast Buffet
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3 Star accommodation
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Located on the Crown Range Road between Wanaka and Queenstown, the Cardrona Hotel is the perfect base from which to explore the stunning Central Otago region. Twenty minutes from Wanaka, 40 minutes from ...More Queenstown and 30 minutes from Arrowtown, the hotel is close to many major tourist attractions in the region. It's also close to four major ski areas, including Cardrona Alpine Resort. All ensuite rooms are all equipped with Sky TV, WiFi and tea and coffee making facilities. A continental buffet breakfast served in the historic dining room is also included in the room rate. Make use of the cosy guest lounge, beautiful cottage gardens, laundry facilities and spa pool. Rooms are a mix of queen beds, twin queen beds, twin singles and family rooms with one queen bed and two singles. Less
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Electric Vehicle Charging Station
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Room Service
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Family Rooms, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Family Rooms, Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$94 - US$146 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Cardrona Hotel South Island
New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Wanaka
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Amazing staff, amazing food awesome service. Will be back. Couldn't fault this place at all we got looked after very well had changed since I was last there 10 years ago. Keep up the great work, amazing

Thank AdamD1860
Response from CardronaHotel, Owner at Cardrona HotelResponded yesterday

Hi Adam, Thank you for taking the time to leave your glowing review! It was a pleasure having you guys staying with us and we look forward to seeing you again in the future.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a truly wonderful place to stay. Everything about this place was beautiful, room was cosy and quiet, huge bath was a bonus for soaking after the snow, bed was comfy and immaculately clean. Staff were excellent and food was awesome at the restaurant or...More

Thank otahuna
Response from CardronaHotel, Owner at Cardrona HotelResponded 6 days ago

Hello otahuna, We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. The Beef Wellington is one of our personal favourites too. Thank you for taking the time to leave a review and share your experience!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed last week again and had a great time in Room 15 which was very warm and clean and even its own deck if you wanted fresh air. Staff were superb throughout and gave the impression of enjoying working there by the smiley faces offered....More

Thank macfod
Response from CardronaHotel, Owner at Cardrona HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi macfod, Lovely to hear from you guys again! Thank-you for choosing to come back and stay. Apres can be a crazy busy time and we appreciate you kind observations on how the team cope. I'll make sure to share your comments with the staff...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at Cardrona Hotel last week for 7 nights, myself, my husband and our 3 children (8, 5 and 2). We stayed in a family room. All of the staff were so lovely and accommodating. The property and surrounds, including the amazing beer garden...More

Thank shellbells8
Response from CardronaHotel, Owner at Cardrona HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi shellbells8, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. We look forwards to seeing you again next year!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the third time we have stayed at the Cardrona hotel: it is just below the Cardrona ski fields. The rustic environment is full of history and is reminiscent of a European ski chalet. The hotel has a very friendly atmosphere and helpful staff....More

Thank aftraveler509
Response from CardronaHotel, Owner at Cardrona HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi aftraveler509, We love hearing stories of our repeat customers and are so grateful for you taking the time to share your experience! Thank you for recommending us to others and we look forward to seeing you guys again next year!

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29 October 2017|
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Response from Melton2013 | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, They serve Restaurant meals all day. Thanks
4 June 2016|
Response from CardronaHotel | Property representative |
Good morning. There are shuttles available but they must be booked beforehand as they do not stop here as a matter of course. The best people to contact are either Alpine Shuttles or Yello out of Wanaka.
Thomas R
20 November 2015|
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Response from CardronaHotel | Property representative |
Hi there, Firstly, my apologies for the late reply. We have 16 rooms, some of which are upstairs but others that are at ground level. Our showers are all walk in (except one) and some of our rooms open on to the garden with... More
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"Bottom floor can be a little noisy if there's heavy footed people above! Try to get a room with a larger..."
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"the rear wing is our preferred location"
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"Ask for a room away from the beer garden if you want an early night."
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"Rooms on the ground floor we have gardens on both sides. Remember no Lifts. No help."
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