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A boutique luxury lodge with 5 ensuite rooms, inclusive of delicious breakfasts.

Sublime mountain views

Set amidst 500 acres of riverside property, on an escarpment with grand views of the Southern Alps, Riverrun lodge is only 5km from Wanaka resort and perfect for exploring Wanaka and Mt Aspiring National Park.

Riverrun facilities

Enjoy fine food and wine, handcrafted design, two roaring log fires, dinner prepared by a private chef, evening appetisers, a deep hot tub with big mountain views, mountain bikes, riverside walks and trails.

DVD players/iPod docks

Guest rooms have either a superking, twin or queen bed, stylish and comfortable furniture, complimentary wifi, iPod docks, and tv, fine cotton bedding and towels. Unobstructed mountain and valley views.


Riverrun is a small luxury lodge set on an escarpment 5kms from Wanaka and surrounded by a 500 acres bordering New Zealand’s largest river, the Clutha, with spectacular mountain views and direct access to riverside walks and bike trails. Delicious breakfasts are included and evening appetisers. The lodge offers in-house dining 5 nights a week (Monday-Friday). Dinner is at an additional cost and should be booked well in advance, using the contact details provided in the booking confirmation, to avoid disappointment. The lodge is architecturally designed, using almost 100 tonnes of reclaimed hardwood timber.

Riverrun is a smoke-free property.

  • Free breakfast
  • Picnic area
  • Bar/lounge
  • Concierge services
  • Total number of rooms - 5
  • Number of floors - 2
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Patio
  • Coffee/tea in lobby
  • Spa tub
  • Garden
  • Complimentary reception
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Computer station
  • Free outdoor parking
  • Terrace
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Music library
  • Media library
  • Laundry facilities
  • Library
  • Smoke-free property
  • Wedding services
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Available in all rooms: Free Wi-Fi

Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi


Free outdoor parking

Room Amenities
  • Premium bedding
  • Complimentary bottled water
  • DVD player
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Phone
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathrobes
  • Hair dryer
  • Television
  • Designer toiletries
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Individually furnished
  • Pillow menu
  • iPod docking station
  • Separate sitting area
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Desk
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A complimentary full breakfast is served each morning in the dining room.

Riverrun - This restaurant serves dinner only. Dinner is available at an additional charge, inclusive of 3 gourmet courses and a sorbet. Reservations are required and should be made well in advance. Closed Sunday and Saturday.

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Recreational amenities at the lodge include an outdoor tub and complimentary bicycles, plus 500 acres of riverside walks and bike or running trails.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply. They include; hiking skiing, kayaking, mountain biking, scenic flights and helicopter adventures, rafting, canyoning, wine tours, high country 4WD farm tours, island birdlife eco tours, sailing and lake excursions, lake fishing and fly fishing.

  • Ecotours nearby
  • Safari nearby
  • Boat cruises nearby
  • Skiing - alpine nearby
  • Rock climbing nearby
  • Ski lessons available nearby
  • Ski equipment rental shops nearby
  • Complimentary bicycles on site
  • Snowboarding nearby
  • Helicopter/airplane tours nearby
  • Snowshoeing nearby
  • Skydiving nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Rafting nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Boating nearby
  • Fishing nearby
  • Tennis nearby
  • Skiing - downhill nearby
  • Skiing - cross-country nearby
  • Horse riding/rental nearby
  • Swimming nearby
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Rowing or canoeing nearby
  • Water skiing nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby
  • Motor boating nearby
  • Yoga classes/instruction nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Bird watching nearby
  • Playground nearby
  • Snowboard park nearby
  • Mountain biking on site
  • Running track/path on site
  • Ski jumping nearby
  • Cave exploring/spelunking nearby
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To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom


Check-in time ends at 7 PM

Check-in time starts at 2:30 PM


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Accepted at this hotel: American Express, MasterCard, Visa


Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

No rollaway/extra beds available

Only service dogs are allowed

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Additional Details

Children 7 years old and younger are not permitted at this property.


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