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The Sombre Duck at Benbrae - Cardrona Holiday Apartment

Cardrona Valley Road, Cardrona, Queenstown Lakes

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  • 4 People
  • 1 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathrooms
  • Yes Outside Only


Welcome to The Sombre Duck, a modern Cardrona Valley apartment situated in an iconic Southern setting at the base of Mount Cardrona.

This stylish and cosy apartment is on the ground floor with a welcoming open-plan living, dining and kitchen area that opens out onto a shared lawn space. Chill out on the sheltered sundeck in the summer - this is a great spot to sit back and soak up the mountain scenery - perfect for long summer days!

The Sombre Duck sleeps up to 4 guests in one bedroom with a king bed and a double sofa bed in the lounge area. Equipped with those holiday essentials for a self-catered stay including a fully equipped kitchen, laundry facilities and a sheltered outdoor dining table.

This brilliant position means you are right next door to the iconic Cardrona Hotel, renowned for its unique pub heritage, and only 5 minutes from the Cardrona ski field for action-packed days up the slopes! Explore this beautiful region, with a selection of activities to enjoy including bungy jumping and vineyard tours

The Sombre Duck - Cardrona Holiday Accommodation is waiting to welcome you!

*The adjacent apartment - Jack Rabbit - is also available and can accommodate a further 4 guests, please view the listing by searching "Jack Rabbit" - Cardrona Holiday Apartment

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Bedroom Configuration

  • Bedroom (Level 1): 1 King Size Bed
  • Lounge (Level 1): 1 Sofa Bed

Bathroom Configuration

  • Bathroom 1 (Level 1): 1 Basin, 1 Shower, 1 Toilet

Linen available at additional charge

Available at this property for $25 per person. You’ll see the option for our linen service in the ‘Add-Ons’ section during your booking.

Special Conditions

Please be aware the garden and lawn area is shared with the adjacent ground floor apartment.


  • BBQ
  • Dishwasher
  • Driveway (shared)
  • Dryer
  • Family Friendly
  • Fenced (fully)
  • Freeview
  • Freezer
  • Fridge
  • Hair dryer
  • Heater (electric)
  • Iron
  • Ironing board
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Parking (off-street)
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Washing machine
  • WIFI
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Guest reviews for The Sombre Duck at Benbrae

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Stayed July 2021

Awesome location close to the mountain and cardrona hotel for dinner and drinks. Modern, warm and clean with everything you need.

Stayed July 2021

Great 1 bedroom unit, prefect for family of 4. Next door to the Cardrona Hotel 🍺 .

Stayed August 2020

Property in great location, very modern and clean. Great service by BachCare Wanaka.

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