June – October
Waiorau Homestead, award winning Cardrona accommodation, is located in a picturesque rural setting in the Cardrona Valley, close to Wanaka. The Homestead has stunning views over the mountains and is settled in 10 acres of beautiful stream boundary grounds.
The closest accommodation to Cardrona Ski Resort, Snow Farm Nordic Ski and Southern Hemisphere Proving Ground, Waiorau is your ideal place for a winter ski break. 5 minutes drive to the access road to Cardrona and 30-40 minutes drive to Treble Cone, Coronet Peak and The Remarkables ski fields.
Cardrona also offers a multitude of activities including mountain biking, horse-riding, quad biking, hiking and walks which are all on our doorstep. The world class Cardrona Distillery is 2 minutes drive as is the iconic Cardrona Hotel, New Zealand’s oldest hotel. For the wine buffs, there are more than 30 world class vineyards within a short drive.
The Homestead has 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.
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.