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Edgewater Wanaka combines a luxury day spa with a high end resort to create the perfect New Zealand getaway. From the elegant rooms to comprehensive spa services and top notch restaurant, there would barely be any reason to leave the hotel – if it wasn’t for the beauty of Edgewater’s pristine surroundings. The resort is located just a few minutes by foot from the center of Wakana, one of New Zealand’s most popular holiday destinations. In winter, enjoy some of the country’s most exhilarating skiing in the three nearby ski areas, or in summer enjoy cycling or hiking through the New Zealand wilderness.

Quick Facts
    • Close to ski slopes
    • Free wifi
    • Lake side views
    • Full spa facilities
    • Chinese and English spoken
    • Four minute walk to Wanaka center

Edgewater Wanaka offers some of the best of New Zealand. Located just four minutes from the center of Wanaka village, this resort includes spacious suites, and even larger apartment style accommodation. They also have an extensive day spa, where you can relax with a custom package of treatments from some of the country’s best rejuvenation experts. Alternatively, hit the tennis courts, or the resort’s nine hole putting green. They even have something for the kids, with an on site children’s playground.

Edgewater’s location is second to none, with lakeside views, and close proximity to the Wakana village center. The hotel can also help organize ski trips into the nearby mountains during the winter months, or assist with hiking or sightseeing excursions into the surrounding countryside in summer. Mountain bikes can also be hired.


Edgewater Wanaka offers a range of accommodation options, from small studios for couples or individuals, to larger apartments perfect for families or small groups.

Th studio rooms can accommodate up to three guests. Although they come in a range of configurations, all feature lake views, and have patios or outdoor balconies. Free wifi and cable TV included. 

One Bedroom Suite
The one bedroom suites can actually accommodate up to four guests, and can be organized in a range of configurations for your comfort. They have great views of the lake, and have in-room laundry facilities. Free wifi and cable TV included. 

Two Bedroom Apartments
These spacious lake side apartments include kitchenettes, and lounge rooms with plenty of space to stretch out. The maximum occupancy is six guests. Like the smaller suites, the apartments come with free wifi and cable TV. 

All guests are entitled to the following facilities and services:

  • Concierge service
  • Luggage storage
  • Ticket service
  • Tour desk
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Restaurant (à la carte)
  • Bar
  • Free wifi
  • Free parking
Surf & Other Activities

As its name suggests, Edgewater is located on the edge of Lake Wanaka. It’s one of New Zealand’s largest lakes, and the gateway to the stunning Mount Aspiring National Park. The region is perfect for summer activities like hiking, cycling and sightseeing. In winter, Wanaka becomes one of New Zealand’s best ski destinations, with three world class ski areas just outside town.

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