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4.7 out of 5

"Exceptional service and friendliness. Great atmosphere. " More

By a verified traveller on Sun 24 Jul 2022

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Hotel Description

At Cardrona Hotel, you'll be 2.7 km (1.7 mi) from Cardrona Distillery and 10.7 km (6.6 mi) from Cardrona Alpine Resort. Highlights at this hotel include a restaurant, free self parking, and a bar/lounge.

The bistro, Cardrona Hotel, serves local cuisine and is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Additionally, you'll find a spa tub, a coffee shop/cafe, and laundry facilities. Local cuisine breakfast is available daily.

Places within a 30-minute drive of this 3-star Cardrona hotel include Crown Range Summit and That Wanaka Tree.

Pub Petite Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$138* Per night/room 23 Aug. - 24 Aug.

Cardrona Villa 41

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

Cardrona Villa 37

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

Standard Room (Twin Single Room)

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Family Room

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Standard Room (Queen Room)

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Cardrona Hotel ratings based on 120 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.7 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 5.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Cardrona Hotel

Everyone (63) Couples (46) Family (11)
5 out of 5
Exceptional service and friendliness. Great atmosphere.

Posted by on 24 Jul. 2022

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Comment from Hotel Management

26 Jul. 2022 by CH

Thank you very much Renee, we are so pleased you enjoyed your tie with us! All the very best,

5 out of 5
Great character and style ,also great food

Posted by on 24 Mar. 2022

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Comment from Hotel Management

24 Mar. 2022 by CH

Thank you for your review Chris! We are very pleased you enjoyed your visit :) All the best CH

5 out of 5
Such a beautiful and picturesque place to stay. We'll definitely be back!

Posted by on 12 Jan. 2022

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4 out of 5
Lovely heritage hotel. Welcoming staff. Meals are huge 😃

Posted by on 3 Jan. 2022

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Comment from Hotel Management

4 Jan. 2022 by CH

Thanks Debbie! We are so thrilled that you enjoyed your stay with us :) Very best wishes for the new year, CH

5 out of 5
Loved the character and charm of the whole location, friendly staff, beautiful garden areas, the hot pool was clean, just a really lovely atmosphere, really enjoyed our stay, thank you!!

Posted by on 1 Jan. 2022

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Comment from Hotel Management

4 Jan. 2022 by CH

Thank you so much for your kind words Victoria! It was our pleasure to host you, and we hope to be able to do so again some time. Warmest wishes for the new year! CH

5 out of 5
Friendliness of everyone, loved the open fire place

Posted by on 30 Dec. 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

4 Jan. 2022 by CH

Thank you for your review Trish! We are so pleased we were able to provide you a great service. Warmest wishes for the new year! CH

5 out of 5
lovely hotel close to the ski field

Posted by on 4 Aug. 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

28 Sep. 2021 by CH

Thank you, we are very pleased that you enjoyed your time with us! All the best, CH

5 out of 5

Posted by on 11 Jul. 2021

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5 out of 5
We love this place. Has so much atmosphere with fires blazing and lovely staff. Food was excellent

Posted by on 2 Jul. 2021

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5 out of 5
Loved the whole experience . Fabulous place to visit

Posted by on 26 May 2021

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Property Features

Along with a restaurant, there's a coffee shop/cafe on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. A spa tub, a terrace, and a garden are also featured at Cardrona Hotel. Self parking is free. This 3-star Cardrona hotel is smoke free.

  • 16 guestrooms or units
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Self-service laundry
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Onsite shopping
  • No smoking on site
  • Coffee shop

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Cardrona Hotel offers 16 accommodations with coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include showers and hair dryers. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Coffee maker
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Heating
  • Free tea bags/instant coffee
  • Wardrobe or closet

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy local cuisine breakfast daily.

Cardrona Hotel - This bistro specializes in local cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18
  • Check-in time ends at 9:00 PM

Special check-in instructions:

There is no front desk at this property. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 72 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after 8 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. The host will greet guests on arrival.

This property does not have a front desk. To arrange for check-in, guests must contact the property at least 72 hours prior to arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests arriving after 8 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. The host will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, Union Pay, and cash. For guests' safety, the property includes a smoke detector in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Social distancing measures are in place; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions. Contactless check-out is available. Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • No lifts
  • UnionPay
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Host will greet you
  • Smoke detector
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff do not wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is not available for guests
  • No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are not available
  • No gap period between guests' stays
  • Staff temperature checks are not conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are not available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property does not follow sanitisation practices of any association
  • Guest accommodation is not sealed after cleaning
  • Electrostatic spray is not used for disinfection
  • Cashless transactions are available
  • Masks are not compulsory at the property
  • Contactless food service / room service is not available
  • Reservation is not required for facilities on site
  • Mobile key entry is not available
  • Food service has been amended for enhanced safety
  • Property does not offer on-site COVID-19 testing
  • Property does not require health documentation at check-in

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between NZD 5 and NZD 25 for adults, NZD 5 and NZD 8 for children (approximately)
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 2 percent

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Cardrona Hotel
  • Macdonald Cardrona Hotel, Golf And Spa
  • Macdonald Cardrona Hotel, Golf Hotel Cardrona
  • Macdonald Cardrona Hotel Country
  • Macdonald Cardrona Resort Country
  • Macdonald Cardrona Hotel, Golf & Spa Scotland
  • Cardrona Hotel Hotel
  • Cardrona Hotel Cardrona
  • Cardrona Hotel Hotel Cardrona

National Rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our rating system.

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Frequently Asked Questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.