Nestled beneath the Southern Alps, tranquil Wanaka is a stunning destination year round. The breathtaking scenery of Lake Wanaka surrounded by towering mountains is awe inspiring. This relaxed town is perfect for those wanting relaxation and privacy, away from the swarms of tourists.
International flights arrive daily into Queenstown, Amazing Accom staff recommend hiring a car to take the 60 minute drive over to Wanaka, alternatively buses and shuttles are available. Wanaka has a smaller airport for charter and scenic flights. Main carriers into Queenstown are Air New Zealand, Emirates, Jetstar, Qantas and Singapore Airlines.
Wanaka is a fantastic destination no matter what time of year you visit. During the winter it is the perfect base for skiers and snowboarders wanting to take to the world class slopes of Cardrona and Treble Cone.
For those in search of a little adventure why not try Heli-skiing. This is the ultimate experience, get dropped in some of the most remote and beautiful, untouched areas of the mountains by helicopter.
In the summer months there is still a large variety of activity for the outdoor adventurer. The lake offers opportunity for both fishing and water skiing, the mountains for hiking and climbing.
The streets of Wanaka are lined with boutiques, galleries and cafes, perfect for those wanting some time out from the adrenaline filled activities.
Wanaka Golf Course offers 18 holes over looking the picturesque lake. Head out for a day on the green.
Wanaka Lake Front Villas - Extremely luxurious offering lake and mountain views with superb quality throughout.
Orchard Road - Simply gorgeous family accommodation. Spacious, warm & private, offering stunning views.
Lakefront Wanaka House - Luxuriously appointed with uninterrupted lake and mountain views
Penelope’s House - Located in a unique rural gated estate in the Cardrona Valley and featuring an outdoor spa pool
Wanaka exceeds expectations when it comes to dining, the area is passionate about dining and the use of fresh local produce. Amazing Accom’s favourites are;
Rippon Vineyard, Pembroke Wines and Spirits, Francesca’s Italian Kitchen, Florences Foodstore & Cafe, Bistro Gentil, Lake Bar, Cardrona Hotel and Federal Diner.