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4.7 out of 5

"We loved how peaceful our stay was. Beautiful views! A bit of noise from overhead unit but not bad " More

By a verified traveller on Sun 22 Nov 2020

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Hotel Description

A luxury stay in Wanaka awaits you at Edgewater. You'll be within a 20-minute walk of Rippon Vineyard and 4.3 km (2.7 mi) from Lake Wanaka. Highlights at this beachfront hotel include in-room free WiFi, balconies, and plasma TVs.

You can enjoy satellite TV, coffee/tea makers, and free newspapers, featured in all 104 rooms. Nice touches to enhance your stay include free toiletries and pillow menus. Room service, safes, and hair dryers are also available.

A pampering day can include deep-tissue massages and prenatal massages along with facials and mani/pedis. At the hotel's own bar/lounge, you can stop for a drink. Spend the day at the beach and enjoy the 3 spa tubs and sauna. Business amenities include a conference center, a 24-hour business center, and a meeting room. Plus you'll find free WiFi in public areas, a coffee shop/café, and laundry facilities. Full breakfast is available daily between 7 AM and 10 AM. There's also free self parking, along with the convenience of a ski shuttle.

With a stay at this 4.5-star Wanaka hotel, you'll be 19.9 km (12.4 mi) from Lake Hawea.

Studio Hotel Room - Lake View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max
AU$137* Per night/room 6 Dec. - 7 Dec.

Two Bedroom Apartment - Lake View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

One Bedroom Suite - Lake View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Edgewater ratings based on 416 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.7 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 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 Edgewater

Everyone (129) Couples (181) Business (1) Family (108)
5 out of 5
We loved how peaceful our stay was. Beautiful views! A bit of noise from overhead unit but not bad

Posted by , from Nz on 22 Nov. 2020

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5 out of 5
Amazing view and very quiet friendly staff great coffee 😊

Posted by , from Invercargill NZ on 20 Nov. 2020

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4 out of 5

Posted by on 5 Oct. 2020

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4 out of 5

Posted by on 22 Jul. 2020

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5 out of 5
Lovely grounds. Close to town. Love the resident cat. Very friendly

Posted by on 30 Jun. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

17 Aug. 2020 by Edgewater Team

Thank you for your kind words! We love Edge and we're happy to hear you've enjoyed her company as well. We hope to host you again in the future.

5 out of 5
Beautiful position on the lake front.great scones!!!

Posted by , from NZ on 21 Jun. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

17 Aug. 2020 by Edgewater Team

Thank you :) We hope to host you again.

5 out of 5

Posted by on 20 Jun. 2020

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5 out of 5
Great location and super friendly staff. Loved using the spa

Posted by on 15 Jun. 2020

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4 out of 5
Room temp was very high throughout the night was my only issue

Posted by on 23 May 2020

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4 out of 5

Posted by on 14 Mar. 2020

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Property Features

After a day on the slopes, soothe your muscles in one of the 3 spa tubs or enjoy the use of a sauna. This hotel's ski shuttle (surcharge) will get you to the slopes in no time. At the end of the day, order après-ski drinks at the hotel's bar. There's a restaurant on site, as well as a coffee shop/café. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. Self parking is free. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 4.5-star Wanaka hotel.

  • 104 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • 11 buildings
  • Built in 1986
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Ski equipment storage
  • Business center (24 hours)
  • Conference center
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Gift shop
  • Newspapers for purchase
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Television in lobby
  • Bellhop
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Playground on site
  • Miniature golf on site
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking , Free RV, bus, truck parking

Transport

  • Airport: Wanaka (WKA) (12.6 km / 7.8 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Ski shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking and RV/bus/truck parking

Room Amenities

Edgewater offers 104 accommodations with safes and complimentary newspapers. Rooms open to balconies or patios. A pillow menu is available. Plasma televisions come with premium satellite channels. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and irons/ironing boards. Housekeeping is offered daily and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested.

  • Private balcony or patio
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Plasma television
  • Satellite channels
  • Premium channels
  • Coffee maker
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Pillow options
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Cribs (free)
  • Rollaway beds (free)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy full breakfast daily from 7 AM to 10 AM.

Edgewater has a restaurant on site.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Spa Services

  • Facial treatments
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massages
  • Deep tissue massage
  • Prenatal massage

Hotel Policies

Check-in

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

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10:30 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Free rollaway/extra beds!
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

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 credit cards, debit cards, and cash. For guests' safety, the property includes a smoke detector and window guards 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; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; contactless room service is available.Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

  • No lifts
  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Debit cards
  • Staffed front desk
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff 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 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 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
  • 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 available
  • Reservation is not required for facilities on site
  • Mobile key entry is not available
  • Food service has been amended for enhanced safety

Fees

Optional extras

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

  • Fee for full breakfast: NZD 28 for adults and NZD 14 for children (approximately)
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 3 percent

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

Hotel Names

  • Edgewater Hotel Wanaka
  • Edgewater Wanaka
  • Edgewater Hotel
  • Edgewater Wanaka
  • Edgewater Hotel Wanaka

You should know

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Qualmark, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

National Rating

This Hotel property is rated 4 star plus.

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