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Property Ref: 4790
Omakau Commercial Hotel – Substantial Central Otago Business
Omakau Commercial Hotel, Winner of the 2016 Best Country Hotel, is perfectly positioned in Central Otago, for all the stunning seasons – Grab this fabulous opportunity now!
Every now and again, we are lucky to be able to present a listing to you that not only ticks all the boxes, but also has olde worlde heart and charm woven into every inch, from the garden to the restaurant! Omakau Commercial Hotel is an integral part of the local community, and a key location on the Central Otago Rail Trail, and we feel very privileged to present this property to you. Whatever the season, this property brings delight to all her guests, whether it’s for lunch, dinner, or a wedding in the stunning garden. If you’re looking for a listing with some Mary Poppins magic, get in touch today, you’ll not be disappointed!
Omakau Commercial Hotel: in Central Otago, is for sale for the first time in 15 years! The current vendors have carefully restored this beautiful historic New Zealand hotel, and turned it into a stunning town favourite with guests and locals alike (#1 on TripAdvisor!). This historic hotel was built back in 1898, and the vendors have lovingly restored her back to her former glory. At the back of the hotel are the original Central Otago Schist stables, which were built in 1880, known locally as ‘McKinnons’, they have been converted into a stunning venue, perfect for functions and events, such as weddings.
Location: The Omakau Commercial Hotel is located on the Corner of Harvey Street and the Main Road (SH 85) in the heart of Omakau. A key location just 150 metres from the Otago Central Rail Trail.
Cycling distance on the Rail Trail:
From Clyde 35 kms; from Alexandra 27 kms; from Chatto Creek 10 kms; from Lauder 9 kms; from Oturehua 32kms; from Wedderburn 44 kms; and from Ranfurly 57kms.
Approximate driving time from key locations:
- Queenstown – 1 hour 20 mins
- Wanaka – 1 hour
- Dunedin – 2 hours
The Restaurant & Bar offers great food, service & hospitality and is popular with the cyclists on the Rail Trail, curling and fishing enthusiasts and visitors. The chefs pride themselves on their flavour and presentation, open 364 days per year for Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner providing guests with great cuisine and good old-fashioned hospitality. The bar is popular with locals and guests, offering a great selection of Central Otago wines, pool table, TAB and gaming.
The Stables – McKinnons: Offering a unique and private location, with beautiful gardens, and Central Otago as your backdrop, the original schist stables are the perfect location for functions and weddings.
Prime South Island Film & TVC Location: The Stables are also a popular location for both the NZ Film and TV industries, and featured in 2 of the Speight’s “Good On Ya Mate” nationwide TV campaigns.
Accommodation: offering a variety of room types, ranging from ensuite rooms, shared facility rooms, through to a bunk room, there is something to suit every guest:
- Hotel: 4 x Bedroom+ensuite; 6 x Bedrooms, shared facilities
- Cabin: 1x Two-Bedroom cabin with a small lounge, kitchenette and private ensuite
- Bunkroom: 1 x Bunkroom, which has a dedicated private ensuite in the caravan park
- Caravans/Camper sites: there are 3 powered sites, located at the rear of the hotel, and these have dedicated ensuites available.
Staff Accommodation: There are 3 caravans used for staff accommodation, and/or contractor overflow, which have their own private bathrooms, in a separate block from guests.
Managers Accommodation: this is an apartment located upstairs within the hotel, and consists of a large bedroom plus ensuite, and built in wardrobe, small lounge, and small storage area. Currently occupied by the Bar Manager.
Owners Accommodation: Fabulous three-bedroom home, master bedroom with ensuite. Spectacular Central Otago views from the large deck. Privacy ensured, as it is located away from the business, but still on site.
This is an exceptional business and property situated in a great part of Central Otago which is enjoying year on year growth from the multi income streams from Accommodation, Food, Bar, Function Venue hire, Gaming and TAB. The separate owners 87m2 home situated on the large 10,170m2 property ensures privacy from the business operation and surplus land allows for additional accommodation business opportunities to be explored.
There are strong relationships in place with the Rail Trail Operators, Contracting and Trucking firms plus there are solid forward bookings already in place for the upcoming season. Please refer to the Documents tab for further information including the detailed Seismic Report which gave the building a rating of 85%.
This is the perfect opportunity for hospitality professionals that enjoy the great outdoors to make Central Otago their new home and playground, and build upon the success that this business holds. It simply doesn’t get any better than this, lifestyle, location and multiple income streams! Call me now!
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Detailed Seismic Report
Property TypeCommercial Real Estate
Sale TypeFreehold Going Concern