Wanaka – Six dog friendly holiday hot spots

Back at work but dreaming about your next opportunity to explore New Zealand? How does a weekend away in Wanaka sound? Think… starting your day with a hot, barista-made coffee, buttery croissant and a trip to Lake Wanaka to see for yourself the crooked and cracked willow tree (#thatwanakatree) backdropped by the Southern Alps, before topping it all off with a delicious dinner at one of Queenstown’s many dog friendly restaurants. Sounds like a dream? It doesn’t have to be! We’ve done the hardest part for you and are here to present not one, not two, but six dog friendly accommodation spots you can stay at with your pup in Wanaka.

 

Ranging from entire holiday homes to apartment stays, Wanaka Holiday Accommodation provides pup parents with dog friendly places to stay in Albert Town and Wanaka. It was only ten years ago when the first holiday home of the lot was established, with the vision for accommodation to cater to couples, families, groups of friends and most importantly, our canine companions. 

 

With one bedroom cottages and four bedroom townhouses available to rent, choose the stay best suitable for you and your needs. Scour the website and pick your favourite home, all modernly renovated with a warm and cozy feel. Well equipped with everything you could possibly need, these dog friendly stays not only offer onsite parking, sunny outside areas, great views and are in fantastic locations to enjoy the town, lake or river, but each have their own individual style and vibe. Read on to pick the place best for your and your pup!

 

Bella’s Place

 

Bella’s Place

 

Located on a quiet street just one row back from the lake edge and within easy walking distance to town, this house is in a prime location for you to enjoy your Wanaka holiday. Bella’s Place is a stylish home, recently renovated and beautifully fresh and clean. With three bathrooms and four good sized bedrooms, each room features a commercial split king size bed meaning couples or families can be easily accommodated to suit any sleeping arrangement.

Experience fabulous mountain views from every room whilst guests claiming the master bedroom are treated to a fantastic lake view from the balcony, a great spot to relax and unwind whilst on holiday! The house features a fully fenced, private outdoor area attracting the sun and offers a BBQ with plenty of seating options. For during the cooler winter months, utilise the house’s gas fire in the lounge and heat pumps throughout. 

 

Bella’s Place

 

Bella’s Place also offers a baby package which includes the rental of a wooden cot, high chair and some toys, assembled ready for your arrival. The only thing you need to bring is your own linen for the cot.

 

Bella’s Place

 

To book Bella’s Place, click here. 

 

Black Cat Apartment

 

Black Cat Apartment

 

The Black Cat Apartment is a sunny and spacious apartment with breath-taking views of the surrounding mountains. Inside, you’ll find a good sized king bedroom, lounge with a queen sofa bed, fully equipped kitchen and dining area. With double glazed windows and a heat pump, Black Cat Apartment is sure to be quiet and warm all year round. It also features a private entrance, with access to the established garden and BBQ area.

The house is fully furnished with quality new beds and appliances so you should find yourself feeling nothing but comfort in this home away from home. Sit back and relax in Black Cat Apartment’s quiet garden before getting out and exploring Albert Town or Wanaka, full of great walking and biking tracks. Owners Nikki and Franck live downstairs so are always around should you need anything.

To book Black Cat Apartment, click here. 

 

Bo’s Bach

 

Bo’s Bach

 

A stunning 2 bedroom house in the town centre, this dog friendly destination provides peace and quiet for those who stay. It has a lovely sunny garden and patio area, providing fantastic views from the lounge, with a log fire and heat pump keeping it cosy and warm all year round. We can guarantee after one stay here, you’ll agree with us when we say once is never enough! 

The location is fantastic, so close to town yet quiet and private with off street parking and a spacious garage. The bed configuration can be set as twins or kings to meet the needs of the guests. Find squeaky clean furnishings and fittings in Bo’s Bach as this holiday home is freshly renovated with a sunny patio and BBQ area outside, allowing visitors to enjoy long summer evenings from the comfort of the home. Lake and mountain views from the lounge make the house very special and with a fully functioning kitchen and laundry, this Wanaka stay can truly behold the title of a beautiful home away from home. 

 

Bo’s Bach

 

To book Bo’s Bach, click here. 

 

Cat’s Cottage

 

Cat’s Cottage

 

Cat’s Cottage is set up as a master king bedroom with a new sofa bed in the lounge, sleeping four if desired. The house is double glazed and with amenities such as a log fire and heat pump, you’ll be kept warm and snug in the winter, whilst cool in the summer. You have your own parking outside the house and a private BBQ area at the back. This stunning cottage looks out over a beautiful, sunny garden and is fully furnished with quality new beds and appliances.

This house can be rented in conjunction with Black Cat Apartment which sits above this dog friendly stay. 

To book Cat’s Cottage, book here. 

 

 

George’s House

 

George’s House

 

Modern, cosy and conveniently located close to town, this two bedroom holiday house has everything you could possibly need, making your stay truly memorable.

Only a one minute walk to Wanaka town and with lake views from the lounge, the location of this dog friendly destination is unbeatable. The property is set back from the road ensuring quietness and privacy but with a sunny courtyard at the back of the house, you can sit back with a book or host and entertain a few friends. 

The large garage provides safe parking for your car, bikes and snow gear. For your additional convenience a drying room is situated within the home, holding everything you could possibly need for your next day on the snow. 

The bedrooms all feature new split king beds which can be set up as either double or twin rooms and with a log burner in the lounge we can guarantee you’ll experience nothing but ultimate warmth and comfort. 

To book George’s House, click here. 

The ‘Dog House’

 

The ‘Dog House’

 

Available for the ski season and summer holidays, this spacious four bedroom home offers a well established sunny garden and great indoor outdoor flow. With the upper level a self contained apartment and the lower level a modern home, you’ll be warmly welcomed with two kitchens, two lounges and two bathrooms as well as four bedrooms. 

Enjoy off street parking at this dog friendly destination in a quiet neighbourhood, local to the gorgeous river. 

 

The ‘Dog House’

 

To book The ‘Dog House’, click here.

 

For more information or to book your next trip away, check out Wanaka Holiday Accommodation online here.

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