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Mt Cook Lakeside Estate & Retreat

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We provide two luxury accommodation options: The 2 bedroom luxury Villa and Private Spa including sauna, hot tub, workout room and massage room (breakfast included). The Villa is private and romantic and set in one of the world's most picturesque locations. Meal options available; The 2 bedroom Pukaki Homestead where you will enjoy hosted bed and breakfast accommodation (breakfast included) with unsurpassed views and warm kiwi hospitality. Meal options available.
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Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Spa
Breakfast included
Hot Tub
Tennis Court
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Laundry Service
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Sauna
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Minibar
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HOTEL STYLE
Mountain View
Great View
HOTEL CLASS
Location
Full view
Getting there
Timaru Airport89 km
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Mt Cook Lakeside retreat was truly an unforgettable experience!!! It's located within the bounds of Mt Cook/Aoraki national park, less than an hour from many great hikes! The villa is just out of this world! You arrive down the private road and are greeted by...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Allison R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This review is long overdue; we stayed over Valentines 2018! I have been having trouble putting how incredible this place is into words. Rather than list everything that contributed to our stay being phenomenal, I will just tell you to go. Reading this review because...More

Date of stay: February 2018
Thank SLRobinson87
Reviewed 24 October 2018

What can I say but that our 3 day stay was close to paradise. Location is stunning, facilities first class and food to die for. Also the serenity needs to be experienced. Do go if you want a once in a lifetime experience. I promise...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank jontywheeler
Reviewed 16 October 2018

We had the privilage staying at The Villa of the Mt Cook Lakeside Estate & Retreat and the word 'privilaged' is not used lightly here. As experienced travellers to destinations all over the world, we can, without any doubt, state that this is a one...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank rvdoorn
Reviewed 10 October 2018

The highlight of staying at The Villa is the incomparable view down Lake Pukaki to Mount Cook. We were fortunate to have two days of calm conditions and a clear view of Mount Cook. So many great photos. The service was excellent and the evening...More

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Date of stay: October 2018
Thank steveq1999yq2018
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"Furniture and fittings, beds, bathroom, common area, all well matched and comfortable"
steveq1999yq2018
9 Oct 2018
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"You can stay with the hosts in their beautiful house or in the separate villa, depends what's available..."
raewynl2014
23 Apr 2018
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"The Lakeside Villa has amazing views!"
864lydiae
16 Apr 2018
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"Just one espectacular house"
monicadiaz29
12 Feb 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$1,028 - US$2,214 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
New ZealandSouth IslandCanterbury RegionMackenzie DistrictPukaki
NUMBER OF ROOMS
4
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