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Cardrona Hotel

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Crown Range Road, RD1, Wanaka 9382 New Zealand See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday

Awesome stay at the Cardrona hotel lovely room and an awesome pub and restaurant with great food, the surrounding area was lovely with a great out door area with an awesome open fire with a great atmosphere

Thank hyster66
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This hotel is a fantastic showcase of local Cardrona history. We stayed two nights (booked one and extended stay) in a family room. Very clean and tidy, comfy beds, room to dry your ski gear, there was even a microwave and some other kitchen bits...More

Thank Scoopie10
Response from CardronaHotel, Owner at Cardrona HotelResponded 2 days ago

Hello Scoopie10, We are so pleased you all had an enjoyable stay. We know how difficult it can be to travel with children so are especially happy to hear they enjoyed the breakfast, children make the most honest critics! Thank you for taking the time...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An awesome hotel to stay for a night or maybe two. Well done renovations with quality fittings and nothing forgotten. We had an upstairs room with bathroom that had its own private balcony that overlooked the garden bar area. Real comfy bed and lovely bathroom....More

Thank tekohiwi
Response from CardronaHotel, Owner at Cardrona HotelResponded 1 week ago

Hi Tekohiwi, We are glad you enjoyed your balcony room and our new menu in the restaurant! We appreciate you taking the time to share and leave us a review.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Love this place, a little bit of NZ History here. Cardrona is between Queenstown and Wanaka great location. If you like Whiskey Cardrona Distillery is just up the road. If you are into fast cars Highland motorsport Park is about 50min from the Hotel, and...More

Thank Sunshine27172783074
Response from CardronaHotel, Owner at Cardrona HotelResponded 1 week ago

Hello Sunshine, Thank you for taking the time to leave a lovely review detailing all the amazing activities we have locally.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Four of us recently dined here for lunch. The food was really good. Two of us shared a seafood platter and was great. The atmosphere is cosy and the outdoor eating and drinking area around the fire is inviting. The pub via currently under repair,...More

Thank Michael O
Response from CardronaHotel, Owner at Cardrona HotelResponded 1 week ago

Hi Michael, We are glad the maintenance didn't put you off and you were still able to enjoy and appreciate the historic atmosphere! Thank you for calling in and taking the time to leave is a review. We are glad to hear you all enjoyed...More

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Certificate of Excellence
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Self-Serve Laundry
Electric Vehicle Charging Station
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US$96 - US$133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Family Rooms, Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$96 - US$133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Family Rooms, Non-Smoking Rooms
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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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"Choose a room with garden view"
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"book to eat there or you won't get in."
7 Oct 2018
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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..."
26 Aug 2018
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"the rear wing is our preferred location"
21 Aug 2018
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