Waitoa Holiday House is located in the South Island of New Zealand on the Lakefront of Lake Hawea

Lake Hawea is 15 Minutes from Wanaka and 1 hour from Queenstown airport.

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Physical address: 166 Lakeview Terrace, Lake Hawea

Waitoa is 15 kms from Wanaka on State highway 6. The Lake Hawea motors will appear on your right (BP service station). Take the first right, over the dam to Lake Hawea Township. Go past the Lake Hawea Hotel (on your right), the shop on your right and after approximately 1.5km you will find Waitoa Holiday House.

Wanaka and Queenstown

Air New Zealand flys from Christchurch to Wanaka daily. Qantas and Air New Zealand fly from a number of NZ major cities to Queenstown daily. International flights from some Australian cities operate during the ski season.

From Christchurch

Flights from Australia to Christchurch operate regularly. Christchurch is approximately 5 hours in a car (40 minutes by plane) to Lake Hawea. It is a fantastic drive so if it is your first times to New Zealand do not be afraid to hire a car.

From Dunedin

You can fly to Dunedin International airport from most Australian cities. It takes approximately 3 hours by car from Dunedin to Lake Hawea.