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Wake Wanaka

Lakeside Road | Lake Wanaka, Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
0800 925 326 273
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The best experience

You're awesome. Even it was our first time, thanks to perfect guiding, was not problem to stand up... read more

Reviewed 20 March 2018
Jan S
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Awesome stuff

Such good fun, Seb gives great tips. Probably the most beautiful place to wake board in NZ! 10/10... read more

Reviewed 26 February 2018
emmahK507MT
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Wellington, New Zealand
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Welcome to Wake Wanaka Awaken your today with a choice of WAKEBOARDING, WAKESURFING, WAKESKATING, WATERSKIING, TOWED INFLATABLES and GUIDED SCENIC EXPERIENCE. All set on Lake Wanaka with its crystal clear water, fresh mountain air and 360 degrees of stunning alpine scenery. Wake Wanaka will take you to the heart of the lake offering an unforgettable experience like no other. With over 10 years experience in the watersports industry we offer professionally qualified boat drivers and coaching for all ages, from the first-time wakeboarder to advanced rider. We provide a custom designed 2015 Mastercraft wakeboard boat, fully certified and surveyed by Maritime New Zealand. With a selection of the latest equipment we ensure your friends and family will enjoy a unique day with us out on the lake. Our aim is to create a fun environment to help you to accomplish your goals and give you a taste of why we love being out on the lake. Contact us on 0800 WAKEBOARD
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Lakeside Road | Lake Wanaka, Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
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0800 925 326 273
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Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

You're awesome. Even it was our first time, thanks to perfect guiding, was not problem to stand up at fist time. And after with few tips we could go straight for trying jumps and tricks. So thanks man for this and we'll definitely go again...More

Thank Jan S
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Seb T, Owner at Wake Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 23 March 2018

Hey Jan, I hope you've had a great week. Thank you so much for the review, it was great to get you guys out on the water with Wake Wanaka. You both did so well and was awesome to see you progression through the session...More

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Reviewed 26 February 2018

Such good fun, Seb gives great tips. Probably the most beautiful place to wake board in NZ! 10/10 would recommendMore

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Seb T, Owner at Wake Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 28 February 2018

Hey Emma, Thank you so much for your review and it was great to get you out on the water yesterday. You were both awesome out there and took to boat wakeboarding really well. Enjoy the rest of your trip in NZ and have fun...More

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Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

I had never been wakeboarding before I went with Wake Wanaka a couple weeks ago. Seb is a brilliant teacher! He gives great constructive criticism and is constantly attentive. It was definitely one of my best days spent here in this beautiful town. Anyone keen...More

Thank Dee D
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Seb T, Owner at Wake Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2018

Hi Dee, Thank you so much for your review and it was great to get you out on the lake with Wake Wanaka. It was fun to be part of your enthusiastic first attempts at this new sport for you and I was really impressed...More

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Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

Great boat, gear and captain. An hour with the family on lake Wanaka gave us a memory for life. Hugely recommended.More

Thank Pelle K
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Seb T, Owner at Wake Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 31 January 2018

Hey Pelle, Thank you so much for your review. It was great to get you all out on the water and back on wakeboards/ski's. I'm so glad we had such a beautiful day for you all and all the best with you NZ adventure. Thanks...More

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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Travelled with three other friends and had an excellent two hours on the water. Instructor was able to improve the technique of one of our group and was very patient with the rest of us! In the end, we all managed to stand on the...More

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Seb T, Owner at Wake Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 24 January 2018

Hey Stewart. Thank you so much for your review and it was really great to get you all out on the lake this week. You all did really well getting up on the wakeboard and I think you should definitely keep working on those skills...More

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Reviewed 21 January 2018

Definitely value for money! We had a mix of beginners and people who can ride, we all improved a lot with tutorials from Seb. Awesome day on the water!!!More

Thank Kahn W
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Seb T, Owner at Wake Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 24 January 2018

Hey Kahn, Thanks so much for the review and it was awesome getting you guys out on Lake Wanaka on such a beautiful day. I'm really glad we managed to find a spot before the wind came in. You'll did really well and i'm impressed...More

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Reviewed 21 January 2018

Did an hour with Seb on the lake an had a lot of fun. He was a great teacher and eventually, I managed to stand up and surf the water several times for several minutes! Very modern boat and good equipment. Was just very happy...More

Thank Anders N
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Seb T, Owner at Wake Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 24 January 2018

Hey Anders, Thank you so much for the review and i'm really glad we managed to get you out for a wakeboard on beautiful Lake Wanaka. You did fantastically well for your first time and I was really impressed with your persistence and willingness to...More

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Reviewed 16 January 2018

We had a great time on the Lake with Seb. We had a range of ages and of skiers, from novices to experienced and everyone loved it. Seb is a very good teacher and very encouraging. If someone doesn't want to ski or wakeboard, try...More

Thank TommyB244
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Seb T, Owner at Wake Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2018

Hey Tommy, Thank you so much for your review. It was great to get you all out on beautiful Lake Wanaka. As you said it was awesome to get out on the water and have a play with the various toys on offer. If you're...More

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Reviewed 15 January 2018

My husband had a great morning wakeboard session with Seb. My husband had been wakeboarding a bit in the past, and Seb had some solid tips on improving his riding. Seb also did a good job finding the smoothest water and maximizing our time out...More

Thank Bridget K
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Seb T, Owner at Wake Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2018

Hi Bridget, Thank you so much for your review. It was really great to get you and your husband out on the lake on such a beautiful day (next time its your turn for sure). I really enjoyed watching his riding improve during the session...More

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Reviewed 13 January 2018

Amazing day on the Water!! Seb goes out of his way to give an all round awesome experience. Excellent value for money. I'll be back to try the scurfing!!! Thanks SebMore

Thank rowdynz66
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Seb T, Owner at Wake Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2018

Hey Rowdy, Thank you so much for the review and it was awesome to get you out there riding again. I love watching the commitment you have every session we go out and i'm definitely keen to get you out for a wakesurf. Catch you...More

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