Elevate Your Experience with Our Personalized Concierge Service
At Wanaka Haven, we believe that your stay should be more than just accommodation—it should be an extraordinary experience. As proud Wanaka locals, we are dedicated to ensuring that our guests make the most of their time in this stunning destination. That’s why we offer a personalized concierge service, designed to curate unforgettable moments tailored to your preferences.
As residents of Wanaka, we have a deep understanding of the area’s hidden gems, breathtaking sights, and thrilling activities. Whether you’re seeking the best local tours, the most exquisite dining experiences, or the most scenic hikes, we are here to share our insider knowledge and help you create unforgettable memories.
Every guest is unique, and we take pride in tailoring our recommendations to your individual preferences. Whether you’re a food enthusiast looking for a culinary adventure, an adrenaline junkie seeking thrilling outdoor activities, or a nature lover eager to explore Wanaka’s stunning landscapes, we will provide personalized recommendations to ensure an experience that resonates with you.
Sit back, relax, and let us handle the details. Our concierge service extends beyond recommendations—we are here to assist you in making arrangements for every aspect of your stay. From securing a private chef to create a memorable dining experience at the lodge to organizing private transfers or booking tours and adventures, we are committed to ensuring a seamless and stress-free experience.
Your Wanaka Haven experience is more than a place to stay—it’s an opportunity to immerse yourself in the essence of Wanaka, guided by our local expertise and passion for creating extraordinary moments. Trust our dedicated concierge team to curate an experience that exceeds your expectations and unlocks the true essence of this remarkable destination.
Contact us to begin your journey towards an unforgettable stay at Wanaka Haven. Let us turn your dreams into reality, one personalized recommendation at a time.
At Wanaka Haven, we are thrilled to introduce our very own Tiaki Bees beehive, offering our guests an extraordinary opportunity to delve into the fascinating world of honeybees. Embark on a private tour where you can get up close and personal with these incredible creatures, immersing yourself in an hour-long experience filled with hands-on fun and discovery. You will learn about the daily life of the amazing honeybees, perfect for families, corporate team building, couples or any group of friends who are looking for a fun and unique experience
Harris Mountains Heli-Ski
Embark on the ultimate snow adventure with Harris Mountain Heli-ski, and let them take you on an extraordinary journey into the heart of the Southern Alps. As the premier heli-skiing provider in the region, they offer an exclusive and exhilarating experience for ski and snowboard enthusiasts. At Wanaka Haven, we pride ourselves on providing seamless and convenient experiences for our guests. That’s why we have partnered with Harris Mountain Heli-ski who will pick you up directly from the lodge & transfer you to your awaiting helicopter, ready to whisk you away to untouched backcountry terrain.
Yuragi, The Ultimate Relaxation Room
At Wanaka Haven, we believe in providing our guests with the utmost relaxation and rejuvenation. That’s why we are delighted to offer a private massage room where our resident massage therapist practices the art of Japanese relaxation treatment. Experience the unique and transformative benefits of our Sole Pressure Massage Therapy, a technique that utilizes various parts of the foot to stimulate the muscles of the entire body. Whether you seek relief from muscle tension, stress reduction, or simply a moment of deep relaxation, the Sole Pressure Massage Therapy can be a transformative experience. Unlock the innate healing power of your body and let your senses surrender to the soothing embrace of our skilled therapist.
Embark on a captivating journey to the enchanting Mou Waho Island with Eco Wanaka Lake Tours. Set sail on a scenic boat ride across the pristine waters of Lake Wanaka, as their knowledgeable guides unveil the secrets of this breathtaking natural paradise. Step foot on Mou Waho Island and prepare to be mesmerized. This hidden gem is home to a secluded lake, known as the “Island on a Lake,” nestled amidst stunning mountain vistas. Their guide will lead you through the island’s picturesque trails, sharing fascinating insights into its unique ecology, rich wildlife, and captivating history.
We have partnered with Roam, a trusted local business, to offer our guests a seamless and unforgettable experience exploring the renowned wine region. Roam specializes in private transfers, ensuring your comfort and convenience as they pick you up from our lodge and take you on a captivating wine tour, creating memories that will last a lifetime. Sit back, relax, and leave the driving to the experts as Roam chauffeurs you through picturesque landscapes to the finest local wineries. Indulge in a day of wine tasting, where you can savor the flavors of Central Otago’s exceptional vintages while immersing yourself in the region’s breathtaking beauty.
Maude Wine Private Tastings
Ridgeline Offroad Adventures
Embark on a journey like no other with Ridgeline Adventure Tours, where they invite you to discover the hidden gems and breathtaking landscapes of West Wanaka and Lake Hawea’s Dingleburn Stations. Leave the beaten path behind as they take you on an off-road 4WD adventure to remote and stunning locations that few have the opportunity to explore. With private access to these iconic stations, they offer a unique opportunity to venture off the tourist trail and delve into the untouched beauty of the region. The experienced guides will lead you to remote areas where stunning scenery, magnificent vistas, and unforgettable walks await. It’s an adventure that will transport you to the heart of nature, away from the crowds, and into the soul of the land. You will be picked up from the Lodge and dropped back for a convenient and unforgettable day.
We invite you to immerse yourself in the world of artisanal spirits with a visit to the esteemed Cardrona Distillery. Nestled amidst the stunning landscapes of the Cardrona Valley, this distillery is renowned for its passion, craftsmanship, and exceptional range of spirits. Join them to explore the captivating tours on offer and indulge in the artistry of their creations. Savor the opportunity to sample a curated selection of Cardrona Distillery’s renowned spirits. From their exquisite single malt whiskies to their artisanal gin and vodka, each sip reveals the complexity and depth of flavor that sets their spirits apart. Discover your personal favorites and deepen your appreciation for the craftsmanship that goes into every bottle.
At Wanaka Haven, we understand that exceptional dining experiences can be an integral part of your stay. That’s why we offer the services of talented local private chefs who can transform your meals into unforgettable culinary moments. From breakfast to dinner parties, our team can recommend the best local chefs to cater to your unique tastes and preferences. Immerse yourself in a world of culinary delight as our recommended private chefs bring their expertise and passion to your table. Whether you desire a gourmet breakfast spread, a sumptuous lunch, or an exquisite multi-course dinner, these culinary maestros will create bespoke menus tailored to your preferences.
Experience the essence of Māori culture and the beauty of Central Otago with Wanahaka, a local company dedicated to preserving and sharing the rich traditions of Aotearoa. Enhance your stay at Wanaka Haven by immersing yourself in a traditional Māori welcoming ceremony performed right at the lodge. In addition to their cultural offerings, Wanahaka also specializes in wine tours, taking you on an unforgettable journey through the vineyards and wineries of the region. Discover the secrets of Central Otago’s renowned wines as you sample exceptional vintages, learn about the winemaking process, and bask in the stunning landscapes that surround the vineyards.
Wanaka Transfers are committed to providing exceptional service, ensuring your safety, comfort, and convenience throughout your transportation needs. Arriving in Wanaka is a breeze with Wanaka Transfers. Their friendly and professional drivers will greet you at the airport and transport you directly to our lodge, ensuring a seamless start to your stay. Relax and enjoy the scenic route as you soak in the beauty of the surrounding landscapes.