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Wake up to the chorus of tuis and bellbirds
4.9/5 Exceptional! (15 reviews)
Queenstown solitude
"In a busy place like Queenstown this home is a place of beauty and peace. Sitting on the porch watching all the birds was lovely. Monica and Grant were helpful and friendly. What a lovely place to spend a few days."

Reviewed on Feb 23, 2020

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Wake up to the chorus of tuis and bellbirds
Lakeside Maisonette - absolute lakefront
4.9/5 Exceptional! (19 reviews)
Best place ever!!!
"Such a lovely location. Very nice house. Perfect for two. Close to town yet away from everything. Will hopefully have the opportunity to go back one day."

Reviewed on Oct 15, 2021

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Lakeside Maisonette - absolute lakefront
Breathtaking panoramic views, Altitude Luxury
4/5 Very Good! (1 review)
Prompt response from property manager when issue arise
"Smooth check in process. Although we ran into minor issue during the stay, the property manager was able to sort it out in the timely manner. Thank you very much for the pleasant stay!"

Reviewed on Aug 13, 2019

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Breathtaking panoramic views, Altitude Luxury
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Matakauri Lodge
5 out of 5
1.2 mi from Lake Wakatipu
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The price is $1,333 per night from Oct 28 to Oct 28
5/5 Exceptional! (6 reviews)
March 2019 stay at Matakuri Lodge
"Beautiful hotel, spectacular setting, excellent service. Highly recommended!"

Reviewed on Mar 26, 2019

Matakauri Lodge
Cute Cottage with Hot Tub & Uninterrupted Lake Views
The price is $233 per night from Oct 30 to Oct 30
Cute Cottage with Hot Tub & Uninterrupted Lake Views
Evergreen Haven - Queenstown Holiday Home
4/5 Very Good! (1 review)
Nice place
"Nice place, good layout. Facilities pretty good although older styles which is fine. Fire place is great. Toilet seat is a serious problem though. Whoever installed that didn’t think it through at all. Shower is ok although a bit dark. We had a good stay and enjoyed the board games available. ..."

Reviewed on Jul 8, 2019

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Evergreen Haven - Queenstown Holiday Home
Privacy, Panoramas and Proximity -  Unforgettable
4.5/5 Wonderful! (2 reviews)
Great location and views. Had all we needed for a family of 4.
"Kids loved exploring the garden. Easy to get into town from the South."

Reviewed on Jan 10, 2021

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Privacy, Panoramas and Proximity - Unforgettable
Lakeside Bliss
3.5 out of 5
0.7 mi from Lake Wakatipu
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Lakeside Bliss
Southerly Lake Side Retreat,Private,Hot Tub and Views
Luxury Lake Seclusion, 3 Living Spaces and Cinema
Mercure Queenstown Resort
4 out of 5
3.4 mi from Lake Wakatipu
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The price is $80 per night from Oct 26 to Oct 26
4.1/5 Very Good! (993 reviews)
"Great view, excellence staff, onsite gym and swimming pool, walkable distance to town, family friendly."

Reviewed on Sep 27, 2021

Mercure Queenstown Resort
Hidden Lodge Queenstown
5 out of 5
2.7 mi from Lake Wakatipu
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The price is $152 per night from Oct 27 to Oct 27
4.7/5 Exceptional! (65 reviews)
"We took a bit of a chance on staying slightly further out of the town, and in a boutique lodge. It paid off, the stay was incredible. Staff were wonderful, informative, helpful and efficient. The views and location were world class. We enjoyed everything about the Hidden Lodge. Thanks for having ..."

Reviewed on Jun 15, 2021

Hidden Lodge Queenstown
Azur Luxury Lodge
5 out of 5
2.9 mi from Lake Wakatipu
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The price is $716 per night from Oct 26 to Oct 26
4.9/5 Exceptional! (52 reviews)
Magnificent Stay
"Truly magnificent hotel and service! Mia and the team looked after us from the get-go. They were always reminding us that they are there and asking if there is anything we need. Best service we have ever received at a hotel! Also the view, amenities and size of villa are amazing. We will definitely ..."

Reviewed on Jun 7, 2021

Azur Luxury Lodge
Kamana Lakehouse
4.5 out of 5
3.3 mi from Lake Wakatipu
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The price is $124 per night from Oct 26 to Oct 26
4.7/5 Exceptional! (205 reviews)
"Amazing helpful staff"

Reviewed on Aug 22, 2021

Kamana Lakehouse
Lakeside Bliss Homestead
2.3 mi from Lake Wakatipu
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Lakeside Bliss Homestead
Hotel St Moritz, Queenstown - MGallery
5 out of 5
4 mi from Lake Wakatipu
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The price is $146 per night from Oct 26 to Oct 26
4.5/5 Wonderful! (997 reviews)
"Great view s and fabulous food at the restaurant"

Reviewed on Aug 16, 2021

Hotel St Moritz, Queenstown - MGallery
Novotel Queenstown Lakeside
4 out of 5
4.3 mi from Lake Wakatipu
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The price is $118 per night from Oct 26 to Oct 26
4.3/5 Excellent! (988 reviews)
"Exceptionally located, great value and friendly staff who went out of their way to make us feel special."

Reviewed on Oct 22, 2021

Novotel Queenstown Lakeside
Peppers Beacon Queenstown
4.5 out of 5
4 mi from Lake Wakatipu
The price is $105 per night from Oct 26 to Oct 26
4.2/5 Excellent! (1,076 reviews)
"Great stay at Peppers. Unit was fabulous."

Reviewed on Oct 12, 2021

Peppers Beacon Queenstown
Heritage Queenstown
4.5 out of 5
3.6 mi from Lake Wakatipu
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The price is $118 per night from Nov 22 to Nov 22
4.4/5 Excellent! (995 reviews)
"Excellent customer service. Staff makes Heritage the best place to stay. Cleanliness to the point. Definitely will come back."

Reviewed on Aug 13, 2021

Heritage Queenstown
QT Queenstown
5 out of 5
3.9 mi from Lake Wakatipu
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The price is $141 per night from Oct 28 to Oct 28
4.7/5 Exceptional! (650 reviews)
"Lovely hotel to stay in. The rooms are comfortable. The amenities are great and it is within walking distance of restaurants and shopping. The lake views are wonderful. The staff are super helpful and friendly. I stay here regularly and will continue to do so."

Reviewed on Sep 24, 2021

QT Queenstown
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Lake Wakatipu is located in Kingston. When you want to settle in and find a place to stay, check out some of the hotels and other accommodations that Expedia offers in the area.

Staying Near Lake Wakatipu

You can choose from 36 hotels and other lodging options within 5 miles of Lake Wakatipu, including these selections:

  • Heritage Queenstown: This 4.5-star hotel features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and free WiFi. Our customers like its breakfast and pool.
  • Wake up to the Chorus of Tuis and Bellbirds: Amenities in this guestroom include free WiFi and a dining area. Our customers love its quiet location and WiFi.
  • Matakauri Lodge: With a stay at this 5-star lodge, guests can enjoy access to a full-service spa and free breakfast, along with an in-room fireplace.

Things to See and Do Near Lake Wakatipu

Now that you've visited Lake Wakatipu, you can explore everything there is to see and do within a couple miles of the area.

Walter Peak High Country Farm and Moke Lake are some sights worth a visit in the area. You might also stop by Queenstown Gardens, located 5.6 mi (9 km) from Lake Wakatipu, or Skyline Gondola which is 5.6 mi (9 km) away.

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