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From NZD 800.00

The River House - Riverside Venue

The River House offers privacy and peace in a charming river side location.


Sitting on the banks of the Hawea River, 'Release Wanaka - The River House' is a charming and unique holiday rental property which is perfect for intimate and special occasions. The extensive grounds are lush and established with secret sitting areas offering peace and tranquility. The River House provides a beautiful river side setting for hosting special events and weddings. 

As a venue, it is the perfect tranquil river side location for hosting your dream Wanaka wedding. The home sleeps 10 guests in 5 luxurious bedrooms. The open plan living area opens up to the beautiful gardens and the sounds of the river. With everything you need for a peaceful holiday, The River House offers a place to get away from it all and enjoy family time. Sleeps 10 people. Minimum stay is 4 nights.  Venue Fee - POA.

  • Private Secluded Gardens
  • River & Mountain Views
  • Several Outdoor Areas
  • Private Venue
  • Sleeps 10
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Only 10mins To Wanaka
  • Fishing 80m Away
  • Peaceful Setting
  • Biking Tracks Closeby
  • 5 mins To Lake Wanaka
  • Perfect For Groups

4 x Super King (split), 1 x Queen

The River House

The River House interior

Tailor-Made Wanaka Experiences

Let our Wanaka Travel Fixer team create your unique Wanaka itinerary and take the guess work out of your visit. We value the little details and we are ready to manage all aspects of the planning and implementation of your very own private holiday experience. Talk to us, the local experts!

How would you spend your holiday in Wanaka?

Take a private heli charter into Milford Sound and join a cruise

Hike the numerous tracks in the Mt Aspiring National Park

Kayak the crystal clear glacial waters below the Southern Alps

Experience a guided activity with one of many local adventure consultants

  • Relaxed Rural Setting
  • Outdoor entertaining area and gardens
  • Large section with private areas
  • BBQ facilities
  • 5 Bedrooms
  • Private secluded gardens
  • Dining & Living area
  • Sleeps 10
  • Patio / Deck / Terrace
  • Log Burner
  • Wedding venue
  • Free Wi-fi
  • Master Ensuite
  • River & Mountain Views
Rates and Inclusions


The River House (Self-Contained)
Price per night (inclusive of GST):

$NZ 800.00 - based on 1-6 guests

$NZ1000.00 - based on 7-10 guests

Minimum stay: 4 nights

Venue Fee: Price On Application

(Peak time rates & minimum night stays apply)

Warning: Water hazards exist at this property.


Welcome pack
Free wi-fi
Luxurious linens
Tea and coffee

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What our customers say

  • "We all had a great stay and the views from the house everyday were outstanding.....Nick and his team did a fabulous job to make our stay memorable....Thanks again!"

    Noel, Australia

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