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Cardrona Hotel, Cardrona, New Zealand

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Crown Range Road, RD1, Cardrona, 9382, New Zealand

3-star hotel in Cardrona with restaurant and bar/lounge
  • Free WiFi and free parking
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  • Fantastic stay. Food and bar was awesome. Could have put on the fire but was told there…Feb 9, 2020
  • Fantastic hotel. Iconic spot. Excellent restaurant and all day menu along with a great…Jan 12, 2020

Cardrona Hotel, Cardrona, New Zealand

from NZ$135
  • Standard Room (Twin Single Room)
  • Standard Room (Queen Room)
  • Twin Queen Room
  • Family Room
  • Cosy Queen Room
  • Premium Room, 1 King Bed

What’s around Cardrona Hotel, Cardrona, New Zealand


  • Crown Range - 1 min walk
  • Cardrona Adventure Park - 31 min walk
  • Cardrona Alpine Resort - 9.2 mi / 14.7 km
  • Snow Farm New Zealand - 3 mi / 4.9 km
  • Snow Park - 3 mi / 4.9 km
  • Gibbston Valley Winery - 19.6 mi / 31.5 km
  • Arrowtown Golf Course - 17.6 mi / 28.4 km
  • Amisfield Winery - 18.3 mi / 29.5 km

Getting around

  • Queenstown (ZQN-Queenstown Intl.) - 36 min drive
  • Wanaka (WKA) - 32 min drive

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 16 rooms


  • Check-in time 3 PM-10 PM
  • Check-out time is 10 AM
There is no front desk at this property. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 72 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after 8 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property for check-in instructions.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Free self parking

Payment types at the property

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Local cuisine breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
Things to do
  • Spa tub
  • Playground on site
  • Ski lessons available nearby
  • Ski equipment rental shops nearby
  • Downhill skiing nearby
  • Snowboarding nearby
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Garden
  • Terrace
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • French

In the room

Home comforts
  • Coffee/tea maker
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Hair dryer
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features


Cardrona Hotel - This bistro specializes in local cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Cardrona Hotel, Cardrona, New Zealand’s small print

Also known as

  • Cardrona Hotel
  • Macdonald Cardrona Hotel, Golf And Spa
  • Macdonald Cardrona Hotel, Golf Hotel Cardrona
  • Macdonald Cardrona Hotel Country
  • Macdonald Cardrona Resort Country
  • Macdonald Cardrona Hotel, Golf & Spa Scotland
  • Cardrona Hotel Hotel
  • Cardrona Hotel Cardrona
  • Cardrona Hotel Hotel Cardrona


The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Optional extras

Credit card charges are subject to an extra charge

Rollaway beds are available for NZD 35.0 per day

Breakfast costs between NZD 5 and NZD 25 for adults, and NZD 5 and NZD 8 for children (approximately)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for Cardrona Hotel, Cardrona, New Zealand

  • Are pets allowed at Cardrona Hotel?
    Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • Is parking offered at Cardrona Hotel?
    Yes, there's free self parking.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at Cardrona Hotel?
    You can check in from 3 PM to 10 PM. Check-out time is 10 AM.
  • Are there restaurants at or near Cardrona Hotel?
    Yes, there's an onsite restaurant that serves local cuisine.

Recent reviews

Superb 9.2 From 151 reviews

Exceptional 10.0
Our favourite place
We stayed there for our 30th wedding anniversary, absolutely loved it. Gorgeous place with lovely staff. The food was delicious! We had dinner and breakfast the next day.
Lisa, nz1 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Totally unexpected great atmosphere with awesome surroundings Great service too
Lynne, nz1 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Beautiful old hotel with more character and history than most of NZ. Lovely room, excellent dinner, beer and breakfast.
Adrian, nz1 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
Fantastic. We will be back. Can’t think of any negatives.
Gillian, nz1 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
The Great Cardrona stay
Great stay at Cardrona Hotel, good pub, accommodation and restaurant.
Deborah, nz1 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
A good modern twist on an old hotel
Clean, welcoming, good food and drink (including reasonably priced Guinness). The only thing that could have improved it would have been room for a couple of comfortable chairs in our room.
R J, nz1 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Mum and daughter
Fabulous and food and service excellent
Robyn, nz1 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
It was very comfortable
Meagan, nz1 night family trip
Good 6.0
Iconic hotel in beautiful setting.
Gordon, nz1 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Don't miss this place!
We really enjoyed our stay here - brilliant hotel, very comfortable, friendly staff, good food and the breakfast was really tasty and offered some more unusual choices. Visited the distillery across the way which was also lovely!
Mrs A, gb1 night trip

Cardrona Hotel, Cardrona, New Zealand

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