Maungawera Lodge

Wanaka Lodge


Check In: 15:00|Check Out: 10:00

A modern country lodge, with homegrown hospitality and a wild side! Maungawera Lodge is nestled in 25 acres of private land close to Wanaka and offers uninterrupted stunning views of the Southern Alps. Rustic, with a laid-back atmosphere that embraces its hunting heritage and rural location, Maungawera Lodge provides the idyllic, luxurious and laid-back break from city life!

Nestled in the Maungawera valley with uninterrupted views of the stunning Southern Alps, Maungawera Lodge is a beautiful, large country home and hunting lodge, located close to Wanaka. Bring your skis, your snowboard, your walking boots, your mountain bike, your bow or rifle and enjoy everything Central Otago has to offer. At the end of the day, relax and unwind by the fire, in the hot pool or pool, and watch the sun set over the Southern Alps, after a delicious homecooked meal, a glass, or two, of local wine, or a craft beer!

True to its hunting heritage, Maungawera Lodge brings the wild to you! Be awestruck by the huge array of wildlife that adorns the living room walls and hallway. From all around the world, each of these animals has a story to tell… well, your host Rachel will tell you their stories!

  Set in 25 acres, the lodge is spacious and comfortable for overnight or longer stays. If you are looking for a holiday home for your large group or just a place to stay in Wanaka for you and your partner, or family, Maungawera Lodge presents the perfect solution. The accommodation offers up to 9 bedrooms which can be used as individual ensuite rooms, a family suite and a family room. And for B&B guests, to prepare you for a day full of exciting activities, you are going to love our delicious country-style breakfast, complete with fresh baking and local, seasonal produce, which you can enjoy in the dining room or on the terrace.


  • BBQ & Gas
  • Bedding
  • Breakfast available
  • Car Parking
  • Central Heating
  • Coffee Machine
  • Crockery/Cutlery
  • Deck
  • Dining Area
  • Dishwasher
  • Entire property on ground level
  • Fireplace
  • Free Wifi
  • Freezer
  • Fridge
  • Garden (private)
  • Gun Safe
  • Gym/Fitness room
  • Iron / Ironing Board
  • Kitchen Facilities
  • Laundry facilities
  • Linen Provided
  • Microwave
  • On-site parking
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor pool - heated
  • Oven
  • Patio
  • Pets Allowed (by arrangement)
  • Self service laundry facilities
  • Spa/Hot tub/Jacuzzi
  • Swimming Pool

Map & Directions

602 Lake Hawea-Albert Town Road, Wanaka 9022

Cancellation Policy

Payments & Cancellation
Payment is by credit card or bank transfer. The following payments are required to confirm a booking.
If the booking is more than 30 days prior to arrival: a deposit of 50% of the total booking is required at time of booking with the remaining 50% due 30 days prior to arrival; OR
If the booking is made within 30 days of arrival 100% of the total booking is required at time of booking.
A damage deposit may be required
For Individual Room bookings:
Bookings can be cancelled up until 30 days prior to arrival without charge.
Cancellations 29 – 15 days prior to arrival: 25% of the total booking will be charged.
Cancellations 14 – 0 days prior to arrival: 100% of the total booking will be charged.

For Group Bookings of 7-9 bedrooms:
The deposit is non-refundable.
Cancellations 14 – 0 days prior to arrival: 100% of the total booking will be charged.