The Lakes Motel offers superb, comfortable accommodation in the Mackenzie High Country. Located on Mackenzie Drive, opposite Ben Ohau Golf Course, just off State Highway 8, our Twizel location gives you easy, walkable access to restaurants, cafes, grocery stores and other services.
Twizel is in the Heart of the Mackenzie High Country surrounded by snow-capped mountains, golden tussock landscapes and glacial lakes. The World Heritage listed Aoraki/Mt. Cook National Park is just a 45 minute, picturesque drive away. Other highlights include *Scenic Helicopter Flights *Hydro Dams and Canals * Fishing *Clay Cliffs *Scenic Hikes *Lakes Ohau, Pukaki, Benmore, Ruataniwha, Aviemore *Boating *Alps to Ocean Cycle Trail *Rowing Events on Lake Ruataniwha which also supports sailing and water skiing
Make The Lakes Motel and Twizel your base to enjoy all of these activities and much more.