The Moorings Motel and Apartments are just 5 minutes’ from Wanaka’s town center and offer lakeside accommodations with views of the mountains. All rooms feature under-floor-heating and Netflix. There are barbecue facilities and a ski equipment room on site.

The Moorings Apartments are located 45 minutes' drive from The Cardona and Treble Cone Ski Fields.

All rooms feature cooking facilities including a stove, a microwave and a fridge.

Wi-Fi access is available throughout the property. There is a self-service laundry and free parking. A children’s playground is located just across the road.

Wanaka's restaurants, bars and cafes are a 5-minute walk away.

This is our guests' favorite part of Wanaka, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.8 for a two-person trip.

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Located in the top-rated area in Wanaka, this property has an excellent location score of 9.8!

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

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Two-Bedroom Apartment
  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen bed
  • Bedroom 2: 1 twin bed and 1 queen bed
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Three-Bedroom Apartment
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  • Bedroom 3: 2 twin beds
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Two Bedroom Two Bathroom Apartment
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  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen bed
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4 reasons to choose The Moorings Motel and Apartments

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  • The staff speaks English

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About The Moorings Motel and Apartments

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  • Hi is there a spa pool or hot tub available for use

    Sorry, we do not have a spa pool or hot tub on site. Cheers


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    Answered on April 18, 2021
  • We would like to book a room, same as Studio 2 which we have used several times in the past - car park near door on ground level for disabled person. Dates: arrive 13th April, checkout 14th April but would appreciate a later checkout time, about 10.30am if possible please.

    Thanks for your enquiry. Yes, we have an accessible lakeview studio available for 13 April. I suggest you call us to discuss. Best regards Peter


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    Answered on April 6, 2021
  • What type of mattress do the rooms have? Are the beds comfortable? I have a past back/neck injury so can’t sleep on mattress that dip in the middle.

    We have quality, modern mattresses. The feedback on our beds is overwhelmingly positive.


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    Asked about: Studio with Lake View • Answered on October 9, 2021
  • Does the 3 bedroom apartment have a washing machine and dryer? Thanks

    Thanks for your enquiry. Our apartments do not have their own dedicated laundry. But we do have a very good guest laundry available on site. Best regards Peter


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    Answered on March 12, 2020
  • Is there a stove top/cooking ring in studio apt? Or just a microwave?

    There is a 2 position cooktop in the studio kitchenette.


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    Asked about: Studio with Lake View • Answered on February 18, 2021
  • Does sky have the rugby on today

    Yes, we have the full complement of Sky sport channels


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    Answered on February 18, 2021
  • Hi do you have parking for boats

    Yes there are often available areas to park trailerised boats


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    Answered on July 20, 2020
  • Hi your twin double bed studio, is that seperate rooms or all in one room? Thanks

    Our twin double bed studios have 2 x double beds in the one room. We have 2 and 3 bedroom apartments that have bedrooms separate to the living area.


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    Answered on October 9, 2021
  • Hi are the studios with lake view available on ground floor suitable to elderly?

    Yes, the lakeview studios on the ground floor have easy access, suitable for folk that cannot manage steps.. We also have studios available with walkin, accessible showers.


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    Answered on October 9, 2021
  • Hi, does the two-bedroom apartment/deluxe two-bedroom aprtment have a good view of lake?

    Thanks for your enquiry. Our apartments have a lake view from the deck but it is not fully unobstructed. Best regards Peter


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    Answered on January 12, 2020
  • Are there 2 bathrooms in the two bedroom apartments?

    We have two options for the 2 bedroom apartments - one bathroom or two bathrooms


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    Asked about: Two-Bedroom Apartment • Answered on October 20, 2021
  • Are we able to book with our two house trained small dogs for tomorrow night,Friday please.

    Sorry, we are not able to accept a booking from guests who have pets.


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Area Info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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What's nearby
  • Prophet's Rock Wines
    0.2 miles
  • The Wanaka Tree
    1 miles
  • Puzzling World
    1.3 miles
  • Rippon
    1.8 miles
  • Waiorau Snow Farm
    8.8 miles
  • Treble Cone
    11.3 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Cafe/Bar Urban Grind
    0.1 miles
  • Restaurant Big Fig
    0.2 miles
Natural Beauty
  • Mountain Mount Iron
    2.2 miles
Closest Airports
  • Queenstown Airport
    29.9 miles
How to get to The Moorings Motel and Apartments from Queenstown Airport
    Car
    Free parking is available.
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Amenities of The Moorings Motel and Apartments Great facilities! Review score, 8.9
Outdoors
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Beachfront
  • Sun deck
  • BBQ facilities
  • Garden
Ski
  • Ski storage
Activities
  • Beach
  • Cycling Off-site
  • Hiking Off-site
  • Canoeing Additional charge
  • Skiing Off-site
  • Fishing Off-site Additional charge
  • Golf course (within 2 miles) Additional charge
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
  • Street parking
  • Secure parking
Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Baggage storage
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • Laundry Additional charge
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
General
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
Accessibility
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
Languages Spoken
  • English
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Sustainability initiatives

This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules The Moorings Motel and Apartments takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

2:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Check-out

8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 18 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 1 year
Crib by request
NZD 15 per child, per night
Extra bed by request
NZD 35 per child, per night
2+ years
Extra bed by request
NZD 35 per person, per night

Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The maximum number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check your selected room for the maximum capacity.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Groups

When booking more than 4 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Mastercard Visa Eftpos The Moorings Motel and Apartments accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

If you expect to arrive outside reception opening hours, please inform The Moorings Motel and Apartments in advance, using the contact details found on the booking confirmation.

Guest checking in must be over the age of 21 and provide a valid ID and credit card. This credit card must be in the same name as the guest's name on the booking confirmation.

Please note that this hotel has a strict 'No Party Policy'. If guests do not comply with these conditions, the booking will be canceled and no refund given.

Baby cots and highchairs are available for hire for NZD 15 each per stay.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary, and other relevant info on dates where such guidelines exist.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

Please inform The Moorings Motel and Apartments of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

FAQs about The Moorings Motel and Apartments

  • Room options at The Moorings Motel and Apartments include:

    • Studio
    • Apartment
    • Suite

  • Check-in at The Moorings Motel and Apartments is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • The following parking options are available to guests staying at The Moorings Motel and Apartments (subject to availability):

    • Parking on site
    • Private Parking
    • Parking
    • Secure parking
    • Street parking
    • Accessible parking
    • Free parking

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to The Moorings Motel and Apartments by:

    • Car 1h

  • The prices at The Moorings Motel and Apartments may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • The Moorings Motel and Apartments is 1,800 feet from the center of Wanaka.

  • The nearest beach is 350 feet from The Moorings Motel and Apartments.

  • The Moorings Motel and Apartments offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Skiing
    • Fishing
    • Canoeing
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Beachfront
    • Beach