Lake Wanaka

Lake Wanaka Travel Guide

Articles about Lake Wanaka

By Travel + Leisure Staff
By Amanda Jones
Even though I grew up in New Zealand and have great national pride, I must admit the place was clueless when it came to sophisticated country hotels. During my youth any Kiwi farmer with a few spare rooms out back could open a "lodge." It went som...
By Kathryn O'Shea-Evans
See our slideshow of the World’s Highest Hotels. High in Peru’s Andes Mountains, nearly 8,000 feet above sea level, you start to feel the onset of what locals call mal de montaña—altitude sickness. Your head pounds, your body feels weak, and your...

Hotels in Lake Wanaka

The Altitude: 5,700 feet.