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Surrounded by the Mt Aspiring World Heritage National Park - your accommodation offers a secluded retreat in the midst of the Southern Alps.
Let the magic of the mountains entice you.



   Choose between detached Studio Units with kitchenette & ensuite or detached Units with tea/coffee facilities & ensuite. All with balconys & stunning views overlooking the mountains & river valley. For larger groups Makarora Homestead is a 5 bedroom self contained lodge. 

Makarora is ideally situated for travellers between Fox & Franz Josef Glaciers to the north & Queenstown to the south and just 65 kms north of Wanaka.

Kickback & unwind in the idyllic atmosphere...    

Chill out on the deck... delight in the antics of the many native birds...  or take a short stroll to the nature walk and local bar/restaurant... there is something for everyone here.


OR enjoy the ADVENTURE ACTIVITIES available

Makarora has long been an ancient traditional medicine village for the Waitaha Nation - the first peoples of this land. While our nomadic ancestors were travelling over the high mountain passes following the areas of seasonal abundance the village of Makarora was a place of healing and learning, a place of resting whilst healing both body & mind from past journeys and preparation for the trails ahead.

The Homestead Makarora holds that healing wairua (spirit)

Come stay & experience it!

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