Whare Kea sits on the edge of Lake Wanaka against the dramatic backdrop of the Southern Alps. This exclusive use villa offers a private retreat for up to 12 guests.
Strikingly designed in timber and glass, Whare Kea appears to float on the edge of Lake Wanaka against the dramatic backdrop of the Southern Alps. This award-winning lodge has been transformed into an exclusive use villa offering a private retreat for up to 12 guests. With its light-filled interior and spectacular vistas, Whare Kea provides perfect luxury accommodation for families or groups of friends wishing to soak up the splendour of the area in a private location.
The fully equipped kitchen allows guests to self-cater whilst looking out at the stunning vistas over Lake Wanaka. Alternatively, you may choose to dine out in one of Wanaka’s growing number of restaurants or allow one of their professional chefs to do all of the hard work for you whatever your culinary needs may be. Additional services to compliment your stay are extensive and unlimited to tailor-make a unique exclusive retreat.
Guests have access to the whole property and gardens.
Interaction with guests
Let Release take the guess work out of your visit to Wanaka. Talk to the local experts about designing a unique Wanaka itinerary. The Release Wanaka team stands ready to help you create the trip of a lifetime. We understand that every detail is important, and have a experienced team ready to handle every aspect of the planning and implementation for your own private adventure.
Release knows, it's not just where you go and what you do, but who you do it with! Our professional guides, chefs, athletes, outdoorsmen and women embody the Wanaka lifestyle - they live it every day and offer a back-stage pass into a rare world of adventure. This special community hides many talents and opportunities for you to challenge yourself and/or develop your skills.
Other things to note
Guests will receive a complimentary Welcome Hamper which includes some yummy local treats!