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Whare Kea Chalet

- Whare Kea Lodge & Chalet.

New Zealand,

Unique in the world: An oasis in the sky: this Alpine chalet perched at 1750 metres is only accessible by helicopter.

An oasis in the sky: this Alpine chalet perched on the north side of Dragonfly Peak at 1750 metres is only accessible by helicopter. Its huge picture windows, intended to maximise the sunshine in winter, offer astounding views of the glaciers of Mount Aspiring and Mount Cook on the horizon. Comfortable and cosy, it is a dream base to benefit from the activities offered by the mountain throughout the year, from skiing to hiking.

Your Villa:

  • Outbuilding from the property:
    Whare Kea Lodge & Chalet
  • Capacity:
    4 adults +3 children
    Children (under 12 years) not accepted
    Children (12-18 years) accepted
  • Minimum length of stay:
    1 night
  • Total size of the villa: 80 m²
  • Number of bedroom: 2
  • Total of en-suite bathrooms: 1
  • Annual closing:
    Hotel: from April 1st to June 30th. Exclusive use only from 1st july 2015.
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Dining experience

"In-villa" breakfast

"In-villa" dining with dishes from the restaurant carte


Daily maid service

Towels and sheets provided


Fireplace with wood

Private garden

iPod docking station




Board games

Address of the Villa

Whare Kea Chalet
Albert Burn Saddle
Buchannan Mountains
Central Otago

P.O. Box 115

Reception facilities address

Whare Kea Chalet,
494 Mt Aspiring Rd
Central Otago
9343 Wanaka

Address of the property

Whare Kea Lodge & Chalet,
Relais & Châteaux Member since 2004
494 Mt Aspiring Road
P.O. Box 115
9343 Wanaka (Central Otago)
New Zealand
Tel.:+ 64 (0)3 443 1400
Fax:+ 64 (0)3 443 9200


How to access ?

Whare Kea Lodge is on the right hand side of the Mt Aspiring Road, direction Glendhu Bay, 5 km from Wanaka.

300 m

Queenstown (International) 70 km / Wanaka (Local) 15 km

S 44° 40' 34.3" E 169° 05' 10.9"

Whare Kea Lodge & Chalet

Local weather and time

Glendhu Bay

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