Cardrona Hotel

Cardrona Valley Rd., Wanaka, Otago, 9381, New Zealand

This classic old-country hotel and pub, 20 minutes from Wanaka on the Crown Range Road, is the Cardrona après-ski spot for mulled wine in front of the outdoor fireplace. The recipe for their famous mulled wine is a secret, but the ingredients that make this place so special are evident. Another fireplace roars inside the spacious bar and restaurant. In the summertime, the outdoor beer garden is a great place to relax after a day spent in Wanaka. The hotel was pictured in a well-known Speight's ad depicting hundreds of sheep "parked" outside the pub.

PROS

  • stay in a genuinely historic property

CONS

  • historic properties mean squeaky floorboards and hinges

Location

QUICK FACTS

B&B/Inn
Historical, Views
Casual
Countryside
Design

HOTEL INFO

Phones: 03-443–8153

HOTEL DETAILS

16 rooms
Rate Includes: Breakfast

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