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B&B in Wanaka with over 170 'Excellent!' reviews in TripAdvisor

Enjoy the best of Kiwi hospitality
during your ski holiday




Our award winning Cardrona accommodation offers the ultimate in boutique accommodation in the Cardrona Valley, Wanaka – with comfort, style and warm hospitality. Set amongst beautiful farmland, sheltered by mature trees and with a stream boundary, you can enjoy stunning views of Mt Cardrona and the surrounding valley - Waiorau Homestead Lodge is your perfect base for a winter (and summer) getaway!


Winter 2014

The Cardrona Valley is home to a unique ski resort in winter and we are the closest accommodation to the access roads to the Cardrona Alpine Resort and Waiorau Snow Farm.


We are also less than 2 kilometres from the world famous Cardrona Hotel - New Zealand's oldest hotel and gathering spot for some great apres ski.  Please see our Winter Ski Packages.


We have three beautifully appointed bedrooms to choose from, a private guest lounge and dining room, outdoor spa and fireplace, petanque and many other guest services and amenities to make your stay a memorable one.


Amenities and guest services:

•  Luxuriously appointed bedrooms with ensuites

•  Beautifully furnished & spacious guest areas

•  Private guest lounge with large log fire

•  Outdoor hot tub and outdoor fireplace

•  Swimming pool


Our hospitality includes...

•  Full gourmet breakfast

•  Complimentary afternoon tea/wine & nibbles on arrival

•  Dinners prepared by resident chef on request


and facilities include...

•  Complimentary wireless internet access throughout all guest areas

•  Guest CD, DVD, Games & Book Library

•  Laundry facilities and ski storage & drying room

•  Mountain bikes & helmets


We promise to make your stay one to remember – which our Visitor Book affirms – and we invite you to join us and enjoy the wonderful ambiance of our homestead lodge and warmest hospitality.

"One of the best places in the world we have stayed!
Thank you so much for your hospitality…divine!"

– Tim and Kelli, USA

Cardrona Accommodation, Wanaka Accommodation

Room rates and specials


Winter Specials 2014

July 1  2014 –  October 6 2014

Double: 3 nights – NZ$780

Double: 5 nights – NZ$1,250

Double: 7 nights – NZ$1,610

(See special inclusions here.
To avail of our Winter Specials,
please email us or call

+64-3-443 2225 directly.)


Winter Room Rates

Double: $270-$290 per night

Single: $170 per night




Waiorau Homestead

2127B Cardrona Valley Rd


Central Otago

New Zealand

Phone: +64 3 443 2225

Mobile: +64 27 443 2225