Makarora Country Cafe

Makarora, Queenstown-Lakes


Proposed Usage
Tourism & Hospitality
Property ID

Located at the top of Lake Wanaka at the entrance to the world famous Mt Aspiring National Park, the Makarora Country Cafe (land, buildings and business) offers investors a unique lifestyle/income combination. The main road location makes the cafe a popular stopping point for tour groups and independent travellers. The current owners have built up an enviable reputation with many NZ tour company operators.

Reasons to buy

Return on investment over 12%
Located on 1 hectare (approx) freehold land, zoned township
Multiple income streams
Established commercial client base
High annual turnover  
Idyllic lifestyle opportunity with income
Makarora Country Cafe is located on a hectare (approx) of freehold land, with a four bedroom family home.  The business comprises of a petrol service, restaurant and licensed bar, souvenir shop, 10 powered campervan parks and a kitchen/laundry.  There is also an old workshop, with carport and farm style implement shed. 

Owner's dwelling is a one and a half storey house. The ground floor contains an open plan kitchen/ dining/living area, separate lounge, two bedrooms, bathroom, office, sewing room, laundry and verandahs.  On the semi-open mezzanine/first floor is a sitting area, two bedrooms and bathroom. 

The Makarora Country Cafe is situated on the Wanaka-Haast Highway in Makarora, and is only a 50 minute drive from Wanaka and is mid-way between Queenstown and the Glaciers making it a must stop location.

Makarora attractions
​Centrally located and adjacent to the local airport, there are many activities the area has to offer including helicopter and fixed wing scenic flights, thrilling jet boat rides, nature walks, hiking, hunting, fishing and tramping.

Being sold by negotiation plus stock and plant at valuation plus GST.

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