Bayview Motel Wanaka
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Where do I start this blog? First of all apologies for not posting anything recently. As we moved to South Island we soon realised that wifi was difficult to access and expensive when it is available. We arrived in Wellington on the Sunday evening, 20th February and ran into difficulty. We have come to trust the GPS in the car but she (it is a …
Wanaka and Mount Aspiring national park With the weather turning out to be exactly as predicted for the South West coast of New Zealand - i.e. seriously wet! - we arrived at Wanaka in the rain and booked into Bayview Motel. Initially our booking was for the one night but as the accommodation - a one bedroom apartment, with patio doors out onto a …
... work out a name without saying asking for her to repeat it, but then thought it would just get more awkward the longer I left it. I thought it began with an 'M' maybe Marie, Marion or something like that. So at the reception desk I said I was here for an interview but I hadn't taken the name down on the phone and that I thought it began with an 'M' she looked at me confused and started reeling off names that didn't begin with an 'M'. Anyway after making radio ...
... with a bunch of Chinese tourists, enjoying some very unusual illusions before heading to the outdoor maze. The goal of the maze was to find the four colored towers in each corner. It was absolutely impossible. The maze was made of passageways lined with monotonously built wooden walls. We hit dead end after dead end, going up over staircases and then back down into the gravel pathways, hearing the crunch of other people's feet, shouts from those who successfully had ...
... I did the three quarter trail of Mount Iron but there was heavy wind, my asthma was bad and as I was on my own, I decided to walk back. I would have done if I had company.
I really enjoyed staying at Wanaka, my hostel was great, my room was ensuite, the kitchens were clean, not as busy as other hostels and the lounge had great views. I definitely recommend YHA Wanaka. ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Kids activities or Babysitting