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    Lake Ohau Lodge

    2295 Lake Ohau Road | P O Box 51, 7944, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent60%
    • Very good31%
    • Average7%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Parking
    Hot Tub
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    Bar/Lounge
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    Tennis Court
    Self-Serve Laundry
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

    As others have said, this is a stunning location. There are beautiful views from the deck and from the TV lounge and dining room over the lake to the mountains. Our room had only a partial view of the mountains, so be sure to specify...More

    Thank Andrew000000001
    Response from LouiseNeilson, Owner at Lake Ohau LodgeResponded 28 February 2017

    Thank you for your review. We try to portray on our website exactly what we are and I think that the reviews back this up. We offer a set menu of a soup with home made bread, two choices for the main on the same...More

    Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

    We loved our stay at the lodge. The rooms were excellent, spacious and light. We enjoyed drinks in the friendly bar and then a really good meal: set menu of the day with a few choices which were really interesting and delicious. The owners, Mike...More

    Thank Ruth R
    Response from LouiseNeilson, Owner at Lake Ohau LodgeResponded 28 February 2017

    That is such a nice review. Thank you very much for writing and I think you've understood exactly what we are trying to achieve. Friendliness, good service, good food and an authentic kiwi experience. Much appreciated and it was our pleasure!!

    Reviewed 28 January 2017

    We stayed here as part of a tour and really enjoyed the hospitality and service. The lodge is quite roomy and slightly dated, but the location and hospitality were excellent. The lodge is handy to the main bike trail and is at the base of...More

    Thank Murray B
    Response from LouiseNeilson, Owner at Lake Ohau LodgeResponded 28 February 2017

    Thank you for your review and I agree that a couple of nights here to enjoy this beautiful place is a great idea. If you are travelling NZ, sometimes you need a peaceful place to stay. The Lodge can be busy at nights but generally...More

    Reviewed 23 January 2017

    The Lake Ohau Lodge is very good for a hostel style hotel The location is absolutely stunning and the rooms are very nice, clean and have a lovely warmth to them with the extensive use of timber finishes. The service is pretty good though it's...More

    1  Thank melbster
    Response from LouiseNeilson, Owner at Lake Ohau LodgeResponded 26 January 2017

    Thank you for all your comments. Yes, we are in an absolutely stunning location and I’m so glad that you found our rooms clean and comfortable. We are not a luxury lodge, nor a hostel but a very good 3 star property. We spend a...More

    Reviewed 15 January 2017

    The rooms at Ohau are adequate without being 4 or 5 star. But as a place to stay between riding days for A2O is was fantastic. The staff were great and so was their service and the food dinner, breakfast and our packed lunchMore

    Thank JSNMitchell
    Response from LouiseNeilson, Owner at Lake Ohau LodgeResponded 18 January 2017

    Thank you for your review and we really appreciate Trip Advisor for giving guests the opportunity to accurately portray their experience. We absolutely know that we are not 4 or 5 star and I hope that this was not what you were expecting as it...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hot Tub
    • Tennis Court
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$73 - US$146 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 62
    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • South Island >
    • Canterbury Region >
    • Lake Ohau
    • Also Known As
    • Lake Ohau Hotel Twizel
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    Muckleman
    19 February 2017|
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    Response from LouiseNeilson | Property representative |
    Thank you for your enquiry. Yes we do have WiFi available for a small fee just around the public areas. We charge $2 for 10 MB, $4 for 20MB etc. We look forward to you staying.
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    24 January 2016|
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    Response from JSNMitchell | Reviewed this property |
    Apologies for the delay, yes they are avaialble in the rooms as part of the room charge
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    "Amazing views of the lake and mountains. Closest spot to the access road to the pistes"
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    "Luxury price, for basic rooms"
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    "Located on Lake Ohau, views to die for."
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    "Lake View Rooms"
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