Popular property highlights

Free self parking
Restaurant
Business center
Laundry facilities
Smoke-free property

Located 3 mi (4.9 km) from Lake Ruataniwha, MacKenzie Country Inn is within a 10-minute drive of Lake Pukaki Information Center. This 108-room, 3-star hotel welcomes guests with conveniences like a restaurant, a bar/lounge, and free self parking. Lake Pukaki is also within a 15-minute drive of this Twizel hotel.

Dining

Sit down for a leisurely bite to eat at the onsite restaurant, or enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. For your convenience, a buffet breakfast is served for a fee each morning from 7:00 AM to 9:30 AM.

Rooms

The 108 rooms have an array of amenities, including balconies or patios, refrigerators, and coffee makers. Guests can expect to find LCD TVs and stay connected with WiFi. Bathrooms have hair dryers and free toiletries. Phones, ironing boards, and desks are also standard.

Property features

Guests of MacKenzie Country Inn enjoy WiFi in public areas, a business center, and a computer station. Free parking is included with your stay. A multilingual staff is on hand to assist with tours or tickets, luggage storage, and securing valuables. Other amenities at this ski hotel include free newspapers, laundry facilities, and a picnic area.

Highlights

  • Free parking
  • Onsite dining
  • WiFi in rooms and public areas (fees apply)
  • Business center

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. This 3-star property offers access to a business center.

A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge. 3 meeting rooms are available. This ski hotel also offers tour/ticket assistance, multilingual staff, and ski storage. Complimentary self parking is available on site. The property may provide extended parking privileges to guests after check-out (surcharge).

MacKenzie Country Inn is a smoke-free property.

  • Total number of rooms - 108 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Free self parking 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 3 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Computer station 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • RV, bus, truck parking 
  • Picnic area 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Year Built 1985 
  • Ski storage 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Refrigerator  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( NZD 5.00 per day )

Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access ( NZD 5.00 per day )

Parking

Free self parking, RV, bus, truck parking

Room Amenities

MacKenzie Country Inn offers 108 accommodations with coffee/tea makers and hair dryers. Rooms open to balconies or patios. LCD televisions are featured in guestrooms. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations and complimentary toiletries.

This Twizel hotel provides wireless high-speed Internet access for a surcharge. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Balcony or patio 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Phone 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Desk 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • LCD TV 

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7:00 AM and 9:30 AM.

MacKenzie Country Inn has a restaurant serving breakfast and dinner.

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Downhill skiing nearby 
  • Cross-country skiing nearby 
  • Snowboarding nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Ski lessons available nearby 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-in time ends at 11:00 PM

Special check-in instructions:

To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Only service animals are allowed

No rollaway/extra beds available

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: NZD 24.00 for adults and NZD 12.00 for children (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: NZD 5.00 per day (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: NZD 5.00 per day (rates may vary)
  • Onsite credit card charges are subject to a surcharge
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • MacKenzie Country
  • MacKenzie Country Inn
  • MacKenzie Country Inn Twizel
  • MacKenzie Country Twizel
  • MacKenzie Inn
  • Mackenzie Country Hotel Twizel
  • South Island Country Inn

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Qualmark, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

National Rating

Qualmark® assigns an official star rating for accommodations in New Zealand. This Hotel property is rated 3 star.


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