Gorgeous central Wanaka house

Bach or holiday home | Wanaka | #10307

9.6/10 (13 ratings)
  • 6 Guests
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


  • Completely refurbished, warm and cosy
  • High ceilings and period features
  • Price inclusive of linen, no cleaning fee for stays longer than 2 nights

McDougall Cottage was an original Wanaka homestead, which has now been transformed into a stunning cottage. McDougall boasts high ceilings, an amazing recycled timber floor and lovely period features. The architraves and paneling are fabulous and the striking master bathroom and kitchen will delight you.

McDougall cottage has 3 bedrooms, that each have ensuite access into the 2 lovely bathrooms. The master bedroom also has a large walk through wardrobe.

Cleaning is included in the tariff if the stay is for 3 or more nights, stays under 3 nights a $75 cleaning fee will apply.

The kitchen and open plan living are very classical in style. Heavy farmhouse dining furniture and comfortable sofas will help you relax and enjoy this cottage. The gorgeous kitchen boasts all the modern amenities you require, making catering a delight. A wonderful log fire warms the cottage, and additional heaters are available for your comfort.

The beautiful wrap around verandah leads out to an outdoor courtyard and BBQ area, perfect to enjoy the lovely Wanaka summers.

McDougall cottage is only one block from the lakefront and an easy, flat 5-10 minute stroll to the village centre. This lovely cottage is also conveniently located adjacent to our other delightful properties, Dragonfly cottage, Pembroke Lodge and Villa, Upton Heights and the Apartments on Upton.

Wanaka is the gateway to the Mt Aspiring National Park and is only 25 minutes drive from 4 terrific ski fields. Wanaka is paradise all year around with a huge range of outdoor activities available. Hiking, tramping, fly-fishing, cycling, skiing scenic flights and jet boating to name but a few.

Special conditions: Smoking allowed outside only. Ski Equipment in the Laundry only


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Bath tub
  • Clothes dryer
  • Cot available
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD player
  • Easy access
  • Electric blankets
  • Fireplace
  • Freeview (TM)
  • Fridge
  • Internet (Broadband)
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Toddler safe
  • TV
  • Vehicle available
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Bedroom 2

    1 x Queen bed

  • Bedroom 3

    1 x Split King bed

  • Master Bedroom

    1 x Queen bed


Maybe booked

  • Extras: Cleaning FREE (included); Linen FREE (included)

*Pricing may vary depending on the dates you choose and the number of guests. Additional charges (extras) and minimum stay criteria may also apply. Service fees may also apply.

Reviews (21)

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  • This property is just gorgeous

    This property is just gorgeous. Suited our family of four perfectly. Great location. Very warm and well looked after. Thought the price was great. Would highly recommend this place to anyone wanting to stay in Wanaka.

    KathrynMa24 100%|1x May 2018

  • Awesome stay

    Awesome stay

    cathmp58 100%|2x May 2017

  • Beautiful house, all the modern amenities, comfy beds

    Beautiful house, all the modern amenities, comfy beds. Loved the blooming lavender and roses on the driveway.

    ColleenMcC 100%|5x Jan 2017

  • Great place to stay

    Great place to stay. Thank you

    PhoebeMo1 100%|1x Aug 2016

  • McDougall cottage was a lovely home that was well equipped

    McDougall cottage was a lovely home that was well equipped. We would recommend to others. Pls note for families with small children there is no bath.

    DimityHo1 100%|2x Jan 2016

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