Te Whare Rakau - Release Wanaka

A beautifully presented property with lake views, hot tub, outdoor fire and sofas. This property is an easy 5-minute stroll to the centre of town and the lake.

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Te Whare Rakau is a stunning, beautifully presented property in central Wānaka. Offering lake and mountain views from the upstairs living area, this property provides modern, luxury accommodation for 6 guests. Upstairs offers a large, modern kitchen with all the mod cons, as well as a generous breakfast bar. The dining area seats 8 comfortably and looks out to the wonderful view of Lake Wānaka and the mountains. A welcoming living area with log burner is styled with unique furniture, modern art and chic lighting. This room opens up to a decked balcony with outdoor seating, the perfect place to drink local craft beers while watching the sun set over the Southern Alps. Also upstairs is the master suite, another balcony and a second living area/media room. Downstairs features an outdoor area with a fire and sofas, an ideal spot to rug up in the winter with a nice glass of wine, or, if you just can’t warm up in front of the roaring fire then hop into the hot tub. The two other bedrooms, both with their own bathrooms, are located beside the outdoor entertaining area.

This luxury holiday villa is in a fantastic central location, within an easy walk to downtown Wānaka and the lake's edge. The centre of Wānaka offers some great bars and restaurants as well as boutique gift shops, stylish clothing stores and all the amenities you will need to have a wonderful holiday. Wānaka is an outdoor adventure playground with three local ski fields, some amazing heli-skiing, plenty of hiking and biking tracks and an array of watersports to enjoy. The local vineyards and breweries are pretty good too! Wānaka is the perfect place to base yourself and explore other parts of the scenic South Island. Did you know you can do day trips to Milford Sound, Mount Cook and the West Coast from Wānaka? After your adventurous day out, return to this luxury holiday villa and put your feet up and relax. This is a perfect house for couples wanting a luxury getaway or a family looking for a beautiful, centrally located home in Wānaka, where walking into town and to the lake is high on the list of priorities. Minimum stay at Te Whare Rakau is 4 nights.

Physical Address

Warren Street, Wanaka, Otago 9305, New Zealand



Per night, based on 6 adults (inclusive of GST)
Minimum stay: 4 nights

Mon-Fri 9:00AM – 5:00PM
Saturday 9:00AM – 5:00PM
Sunday 9:00AM – 5:00PM
Facilities & Features
  • Children Welcome
  • Internet (Public Use)
  • Laundry
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