Grand Mercure Oakridge Resort Lake Wanaka

Corner Cardrona Valley & Studholme Rds, Wanaka, South Island, 9381, New Zealand | 4 star hotel
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Travel Blogs from Wanaka

Freefall from 15,000 feet @ 200kph

A travel blog entry by stamasese


Having skydived once before via static line I just had to try a tandem freefall over the beautiful Lake Wanaka. OMG what an adrenalin rush, it was scary as hell but amazing at the same time. I can now cross that off my bucket list and may even do it again one day!

Spa and rubys with dinner at lonestar

A travel blog entry by christine13


Woke up and grabbed a quick bite to eat. We called a cab and headed to the Sanctuary Spa at the Oakridge Hotel. Calee and I went and relaxed in the hot pools for a half hour to start and then we had an hour massage. It was a very relaxing massage but def didn't work out any knots... During the massage my feet got a peppermint foot mask! It felt …

Blue blue blue

A travel blog entry by geoffandpaula


We have both decided that the State Highway 6 (its the road we have been on so far in the South Island) should be called the Blue Highway, blue, sky, sea, glaciers, streams, rivers and lakes and so much sunshine to warm everything up. On the way to Wanaka we stopped at Bruce Bay and wrote on a rock, a 'Kilroy wos 'ere' sort of thing. There were …

From Puzzles to Peaks

A travel blog entry by andrewrgrant


After a late breakfast we traveled just outside Wanaka to Puzzle World which is a combination of the very difficult maze to the intriguing illusions. We got round most of the maze but seemed to miss out one of the Towers.

Having a leisurely walk around the maze, Gina thought it a good idea to take a leisurely walk up a hill opposite the …

Wine & Recreation

A travel blog entry by andrewrgrant


This sleepy town on the shores of Lake Wanaka is some 100Km to the north of Queenstown.

We are staying at the Oakridge Resort about 3Km north of the Lake.

We traveled back on the Queenstown road towards the Airport to visit the Wanaka Transport & Toy Museum. We can honestly say that we have never experienced such a collection …

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This 4 star hotel, located on Corner Cardrona Valley & Studholme Rds, Wanaka, is near Stuart Landsborough's Puzzling World, Wanaka River Journeys Jet Boat Tours, Ridgeline Adventures, and BaseCamp Wanaka.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsGrand Mercure Oakridge Resort Lake Wanaka

    Reviewed by christine13

    Spa Day

    Reviewed Apr 4, 2013
    by (28 reviews) , Canada Flag of Canada

    Great pools

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

    TripAdvisor Reviews Grand Mercure Oakridge Resort Lake Wanaka

    4.00 of 5 stars Excellent