Top 2 Yurts In Wanaka, New Zealand - Updated 2024

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Wanaka is a breathtaking destination located in the heart of New Zealand’s South Island. It is known for its stunning landscapes, pristine lakes, and majestic mountains such as the Roys Peak. Don’t forget to check out the beautiful Wanaka Lavender Farm and Rippon Winery while in town. If you’re traveling with kids, you can pay a visit to Puzzling World Amusement Center and enjoy a fun maze game there.

If you’re looking for the perfect accommodation option that combines comfort, authenticity, and a touch of whimsy, your best bet is to glamp in a yurt. These dwellings offer a fusion of rustic charm and modern amenities, letting you feel the place’s natural beauty while enjoying the comforts of a cozy retreat. Read on and explore the top yurts in Wanaka, New Zealand.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on April 13, 2024.

1. Oasis Yurt Lodge (from USD 1031)

This charming accommodation is located in the serene natural surroundings of Wanaka. Groups and families seeking peace and a sense of connection with nature will find this place the ideal accommodation. It has six boutique Yurt rooms, a stunning rammed earth Lodge, and a rejuvenating spa, offering comfort and rustic elegance.

Each room is beautifully decorated and equipped with premium lines and New Zealand Wool bedding, ensuring a cozy and restful stay. The property also features a self-catering kitchen with stainless-steel appliances as well as complete laundry facilities for guests’ use. Moreover, there’s an expansive lawns that offer a lovely setting for unwinding and enjoying yourself.

Stayed at this property?
Wanaka, Otago, New Zealand
13 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Yurt 14 Beds 16 Guests 6 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 16

Top guest reviews
it’s a perfect place to stay for family gatherings
great hosts and a stunning location
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2. Yurt Space (from USD 74)

This lovely property is nestled near Lake Hāwea, which is a popular destination among adventure-seekers because it offers activities such as swimming. The yurt boasts one bedroom with a comfy bed and a private bathroom for guests’ use. No Wi-Fi is available on the property, so you can fully immerse yourself in nature.

If you’re bringing your own vehicle, free on-site parking is available. Moreover, you can explore the charming garden and say hello to the adorable dogs and the chickens that live on the property. And for added convenience, luggage drop-off facilities and a private entrance for guests are available.

Stayed at this property?
Lake Hāwea, Otago, New Zealand
120 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Private room in yurt 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
best nights sleep on a bed of clouds
the bathroom was nice too
we stayed one night in their lovely yard it is very warm and comfortable
very clean and cozy
highly recommend staying here everything was clean and looked like the pictures
awesome spot very comfortable and clean
very well furnished nice and clean
kelly herself was quite nice and her house has a nice clean shower
hosts were also lovely and accomodating
kelly is a friendly host and very responsive
kelly was a great host and the dogs were sweet
kelly was a great and friendly host loved staying in her yurt
the host was friendly and attentive and made us feel right at home
beautiful space and location and i felt right at home
a wonderful place in the garden
a wonderful stay in a very unique place
what a place super cute & kelly was a fantastic host would stay again in heart beat
you can hear street noise and dogs barking easily but other than this it was a perfect stay
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Find serenity in Wanaka's yurts

Explore what Wanaka, New Zealand, has to offer. From scenic nature views to majestic mountains, the region offers a secluded haven for nature lovers. It also boasts lovely accommodations that are close to the lake. For a tranquil retreat, book one of the above-listed yurts that promises an experience that lingers in memory.

Any must-sees we missed? Tell us about them in the comments section or write a post here to help out fellow travelers!
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