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Edgewater Motel

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Cairns, Australia
Reviewed 14 October 2015

Beautiful setting, the service was fantastic, and the room was clean, quiet, comfortable and warm. Easy walking distance to everything you need, and close to all the day trips that are around the area.

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lyon82, Owner at Edgewater Motel, responded to this review

We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you for taking the time to submit a review

'Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 10 October 2015

Clean, bright, with a good bed in a separate bedroom with attached dining and kitchenette...pleasing outlook of blossoming cherry tree and masses of bright blooms lining the driveway. The sun gleamed on the lake most of the time and the rain swathed the town in swift windy gusts of rain and clean sharp air from the snowcapped mountains. Although the...

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lyon82, Owner at Edgewater Motel, responded to this review

The garden does look lovely at this time of year and the native birds are attracted to the blossoms. Very pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us.

Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 6 October 2015

The motel was nice and right on the street. 5 minutes walk from the main places for food and shopping. The Motel is right across the beautiful lake. The room was huge and spacious and big glass door and windows brought in so much light. Great motel!

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lyon82, Owner at Edgewater Motel, responded to this review

We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and found the rooms to your satisfaction

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 24 September 2015

This little motel was great! It's a little dated but still so comfortable, quiet and well appointed. It had everything we needed including a warm, comfortable bed. It is in a great location opposite the lake, and close to all attractions. We would definitely recommend this lovely hotel to anyone.

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lyon82, Owner at Edgewater Motel, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to place feedback after your recent stay. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and the location of the property.

Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Reviewed 5 September 2015 via mobile

We stayed here for 2 nights while visiting Milford sounds. Very spacious and clean rooms. Warm heater and lots of blankets and a nice warm bed. Very central to town. A nice view of the river. Walking distance to city Centre. Wonderful service excellent value for money stay.

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lyon82, Owner at Edgewater Motel, responded to this review

Thanks for your review and we are pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us We have begun refurbishing the units and will continue through the complex over time.

Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 27 August 2015

Located in a great position facing the lake, this motel is reasonably comfortable and clean but lets itself down with very dated decor. It's quite obvious that the owners aren't really willing to spend anything above the bare essentials to keep it ticking over. The decor is probably 70's or 80's and hasn't been changed since. This includes the electrical...

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lyon82, Owner at Edgewater Motel, responded to this review

Thanks for your review. We have begun a refurbishment of rooms and hope to continue this through the complex. Pleased that you enjoyed the location, the staff and the warm beds.

Rotorua, New Zealand
Reviewed 18 August 2015

If you want the flashiest motel in town, don't stay here. If you want good, friendly service and value for money this is the place to be. The units are dated and basic, but in saying that, they're warm and functional. The motel is located close to the shops and restaurants and is right across the road from the lake....

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lyon82, Owner at Edgewater Motel, responded to this review

Thanks for your feedback. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay.

Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 25 June 2015

This motel is very easy to locate along the lakefront drive. The lakeview room we booked has great views of the lake. Rooms were very clean and the manager, Wayne, was very friendly and helpful. Would love to visit again.

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Reviewed 31 May 2015

We paid less than $100 per night to stay, and for that kind of money couldn't complain. The furnishing was old, but more modern would obviously put the price up. The room we had was spacious, with a separate lounge. The shower water mixer was a bit hit and miss with a very fine line of the right temp water...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 20 May 2015

Stayed there on the way back from Milford Sounds. The customer service was great and friendly. We had booked a 2 bedroom unit. The rooms were decent size. However, the apartment had an odd odour which just wouldn't go away. The carpets probably need a wash. The building, electrical equipment and furnishing is dated and in need of some refurbishment....

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
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  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Edgewater Motel

Address: 52 Lakefront Drive, Te Anau, Fiordland National Park 9600, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Southland Region > Fiordland National Park > Te Anau
Price Range: $116 - $310 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Edgewater Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 17
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