Hotels in Wanaka

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Wanaka, New Zealand
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Oasis Yurt Lodge
Oasis Yurt Lodge
9.6 Excellent
Wanaka, New Zealand
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1.4 km from city centre, Wanaka 
ExcellentBased on 349 reviews
9.6

This comfortable lodge in Wanaka offers complimentary wireless internet, as well as bicycle rental and snow sports. It also provides a garden and a shared kitchen.

Distinction Wanaka Serviced Apartments
Distinction Wanaka Serviced Apartments
8.8 Excellent
Wanaka, New Zealand
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2.0 km from city centre, Wanaka 
ExcellentBased on 1,013 reviews
8.8

Boasting an outdoor heated pool and outdoor tennis courts, the resort is a deluxe base in Wanaka. It also features a gym, a sauna and a Jacuzzi.

Te Wanaka Lodge
Te Wanaka Lodge
8.8 Excellent
Wanaka, New Zealand
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1.0 km from city centre, Wanaka 
ExcellentBased on 929 reviews
8.8

Te Wanaka Lodge is located in Wanaka and features a Jacuzzi. It is ideally positioned for those wanting to discover the area's attractions.

Fairway Motel and Apartments
Fairway Motel and Apartments
8.6 Excellent
2 Macpherson Street, Wanaka, New Zealand
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0.9 km from city centre, Wanaka 
ExcellentBased on 1,293 reviews
8.6

Fairway Motel & Apartments offers 3-star accommodation in Wanaka. It also provides luggage storage, a tour desk and an outdoor pool.

Cardrona Hotel
Cardrona Hotel
9.1 Excellent
2312 Cardrona Valley Road, Wanaka, New Zealand
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23.2 km from city centre, Wanaka 
ExcellentBased on 816 reviews
9.1

Cardrona Hotel is situated on South Island and provides 3.5-star facilities in addition to free Wi-Fi. It also features luggage storage, an airport shuttle and an outdoor pool.

Wanaka Hotel
Wanaka Hotel
8.1 Excellent
71 Ardmore Street, Wanaka, New Zealand
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1.2 km from city centre, Wanaka 
ExcellentBased on 1,951 reviews
8.1

Wanaka Hotel provides comfortable 3-star accommodation in Wanaka. It is situated just a short stroll from a number of popular bars, clubs and restaurants.

Mt Aspiring Holiday Park
Mt Aspiring Holiday Park
7.9 Good
217 Mt Aspiring Rd Road, Wanaka, New Zealand
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3.8 km from city centre, Wanaka 
GoodBased on 598 reviews
7.9

Mt Aspiring Holiday Park is located in Wanaka and features a Jacuzzi. It also offers a kids pool, an outdoor pool and a playground.

Altamont Lodge
Altamont Lodge
9.1 Excellent
Wanaka, New Zealand
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3.2 km from city centre, Wanaka 
ExcellentBased on 473 reviews
9.1

Altamont Lodge is located in Wanaka and is close to Roys Peak. It also offers ski lockers, a tour desk and luggage storage.

Manuka Crescent Motel
Manuka Crescent Motel
8.3 Excellent
51 Manuka Crescent, Wanaka, New Zealand
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2.4 km from city centre, Wanaka 
ExcellentBased on 902 reviews
8.3

Manuka Crescent Motel is situated in Wanaka and features complimentary wireless internet. It also provides a 24-hour reception, a lake and an outdoor pool.

The Camp - Lake Hawea
The Camp - Lake Hawea
8.3 Excellent
State Highway 6, Wanaka, New Zealand
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12.8 km from city centre, Wanaka 
ExcellentBased on 440 reviews
8.3

The Camp - Lake Hawea offers 3.5-star accommodation in Hawea. It also features a games room, a playground and a lake.

Tips for booking a Wanaka hotel

Cheapest month:August
Most expensive month:December
Average price in Wanaka:$185/night
Absolute cheapest price found:$22/night
Cheapest day:Wednesday
Most expensive day:Tuesday
$80 - $396
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$66 - $136
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Yha Wanaka
Yha Wanaka
8.7 Excellent
94 Brownston Street, Wanaka, New Zealand
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1.3 km from city centre,  

This unique hostel in Wanaka offers free wireless internet, as well as a coffee bar and bicycle rental. It is ideally located for guests wishing to visit local attractions.

$34
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Mt Aspiring Holiday Park
Mt Aspiring Holiday Park
7.9 Good
217 Mt Aspiring Rd Road, Wanaka, New Zealand
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3.8 km from city centre,  

Mt Aspiring Holiday Park is located in Wanaka and features a Jacuzzi. It also offers a kids pool, an outdoor pool and a playground.

$71
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The Camp - Lake Hawea
The Camp - Lake Hawea
8.3 Excellent
State Highway 6, Wanaka, New Zealand
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12.8 km from city centre,  

The Camp - Lake Hawea offers 3.5-star accommodation in Hawea. It also features a games room, a playground and a lake.

$77
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Club Wyndham Wanaka
Club Wyndham Wanaka
8.6 Excellent
109 Mount Aspiring Road, Wanaka, New Zealand
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3.2 km from city centre,  

This modern resort in Wanaka provides complimentary wireless internet, as well as water slides and a sauna. There is also a fitness centre with a swimming pool, a cross trainer and a sauna.

$106
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Fairway Motel and Apartments
Fairway Motel and Apartments
8.6 Excellent
2 Macpherson Street, Wanaka, New Zealand
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0.9 km from city centre,  

Fairway Motel & Apartments offers 3-star accommodation in Wanaka. It also provides luggage storage, a tour desk and an outdoor pool.

$113
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Alpine Motel
Alpine Motel
8.7 Excellent
7 Ardmore Street, Wanaka, New Zealand
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0.9 km from city centre,  

Alpine Motel Wanaka provides comfortable 3-star accommodation in Wanaka. It is conveniently positioned for guests wanting to sightsee in the area.

$113
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Altamont Lodge
Altamont Lodge
9.1 Excellent
Wanaka, New Zealand
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3.2 km from city centre,  

Altamont Lodge is located in Wanaka and is close to Roys Peak. It also offers ski lockers, a tour desk and luggage storage.

$115
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Wanaka Hotel
Wanaka Hotel
8.1 Excellent
71 Ardmore Street, Wanaka, New Zealand
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1.2 km from city centre,  

Wanaka Hotel provides comfortable 3-star accommodation in Wanaka. It is situated just a short stroll from a number of popular bars, clubs and restaurants.

$116
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Hotel prices in Wanaka

3 stars

$71 - $180

West Meadows Motel

No. 1 most popular

West Meadows Motel
9.6 Excellent
$180
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Fairway Motel and Apartments

No. 2 most popular

$113
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Mt Aspiring Holiday Park

Best value

$71
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4 stars and up

$81 - $176

Oakridge Resort Lake Wanaka

No. 1 most popular

$159
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Edgewater

No. 2 most popular

Edgewater
8.7 Excellent
$176
Avg. per night
Wanaka Top 10 Holiday Park

Best value

$81
Avg. per night

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Where to stay in Wanaka

About Wanaka

A mecca for outdoor adventures, Wanaka’s pristine lakes, valleys and waterfalls attract skiers, skydivers, bikers and climbers from around the world. With majestic views and untouched nature around every corner, it’s no surprise Wanaka’s national park was featured in “The Lord of the Rings” movies.

Things to do

Explore the sublime trails around Lake Wanaka. Surrounded by snow-capped mountains and gentle sloping glaciers, Lake Wanaka is a paradise for outdoor enthusiasts. For an easy half-day trek, pack some snacks and make your way up Roys Peak Track. With panoramic views of Lake Wanaka and Mount Aspiring, Roys Peak is an unforgettable journey into the heart of southern New Zealand.

Descend into the world-class canyons of Wanaka in the Matukituki Valley. Whether you’re interested in hiking through old growth forest or looking to climb formidable rock structures, Matukituki is home to a variety of intriguing canyons, rushing waterfalls and crystal-clear pools. Stop and enjoy the views of Mount Aspiring National Park, which features one of New Zealand’s highest peaks.

Do you appreciate a good brain twister? Don’t miss Stuart Landsborough’s Puzzling World, Wanaka’s self-proclaimed “wonderful world of weirdness”. Featuring a gigantic outdoor maze, multiple illusion rooms, bizarre buildings and a dedicated puzzle centre, you’ll be baffled and delighted as you try to navigate this unique attraction.

Getting around

You can arrive by plane at one of three international airports nearby in the cities of Christchurch, Queenstown and Dunedin. Shuttles, buses and taxis provide transportation to Wanaka. Wanaka is small and compact, with rental cars and mountain bikes available for exploring the surrounding region.

Wanaka travel FAQs

  • What are the best hotels in Wanaka?

    Wanaka is home to many highly-rated hotels, one of which is Oakridge Resort Lake Wanaka, which has a current rating of 8.2. For other potential stays, consider Edgewater and Base Backpackers Wanaka - Hostel, which can also be great places to stay in Wanaka.

  • How much do hotels in Wanaka cost?

    Hotels in Wanaka cost an average of $467/night, according to HotelsCombined data in the last 72 hours.

  • How much is a cheap hotel in Wanaka?

    $34 per night is the cheapest Wanaka hotel price found in our data from the last 72 hours.