We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Knobs Flat

Show Prices
Certificate of Excellence
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Prices from our online travel partners are not available
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Te Anau
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
View Map
Add a photo
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

127 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 122: English reviews
Start your review of Knobs Flat
 Click to rate
Ontario
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We can't say enough positive things about this accommodation. Centrally located for the best hiking and tours. Spacious, quiet, modern, extremely clean, well equipped units. Beautiful valley views as you enjoy dinners on the deck. The owner/manager has many tips if you are a hiking enthusiast. Very reasonable rates.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank durableOntario
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were traveling to Milford Sound from Queenstown and decided to spend a day in Te Anau, stay overnight close to Milford Sound to make early drive short and pleasant. Knobs Flat exceeded my expectations. I wish I spent more time there. Nice small resort hidden in the mountains. All rooms equipped with everything you need for a comfortable stay,...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Yelena S
Ontario
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were traveling as a honeymooning couple. Found the website extremely informative so we were well prepared as to what to expect. Brought our own tin foil, ziplocks, fresh food, condiments etc. The front desk is fairly well stocked if you are missing an item. We booked cabin with a queen bed. It was wonderful! Quality construction, efficient use of...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Chingers
Porto, portugal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very old and small cabin, very basic facilities, many sand flies, extremely expensive for such a poor quality. Location is good 1.5 hour drive from Milford Sounds. Starting from 6 am cars driving on the main street make a lot of noise.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Maciej H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome scenery and short walks from the accommodation. Friendly helpful host. We stayed here for 1 night. We didn't have a booking but we were lucky to get a staff caravan (it saved us from putting up our tent). The caravan was great, warm, tidy and cosy. The kitchen gets busy so get in early otherwise you'll have to wait...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Mal2009
Legana, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you need a stop over between Te Anau and Milford Sound, this is the place for you. Very nice cabins and the best secret waterfall ever, sorry PC, had to tell someone about it. Just ask PC for directions to the falls. Highly recommend for a night or two without TV and Internet connection...ahhh the serenity!!

 Report
Helpful?
Thank DagzandLynnda
Allentown, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 20 February 2017

This is the perfect place if you want: 1. A great host 2. A convenient location in between Te Anau and Milford Sound, and very close to the Routeburn Track 3. A stay that feels very remote with great scenery to view from your bed or porch Our cabin was great. We had a large unit with queen bed and...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank 26point24
Boerne
Reviewed 14 February 2017

This small facility is located in a fantastic valley, surrounded by tall forested mountains. The room was very clean, had nice cooking and bathroom facilities with the room. We rented one of their 3 stand alone cabins. The host was very helpful and gave us good information about trails and sights in the area.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank drdadBoerne
Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

The information panels explain the dramatic effect of avalanches in this area and you can see the actual results. You also get information on local animals and should see some of the only Alpine Parrots in existence....do not feed them no matter how cute they look as our food is not good for them and turns them into scrounges.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank DJS1950
Dundas, Canada
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

We stayed at this resort..it was excellent..great views... close to Milford Sound..about an hour..would so recommend All cookware provided Couple of trails nearby Beds were good..place very clean No wifi or tv..great

 Report
Helpful?
Thank canthinkofone

72 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (72)
Viewed
Room/Suite (21)
Viewed
View from Room (11)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (5)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Other (33)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Te Anau hotels
55.1 km away
Te Anau Lakeview Holiday Park
54.7 km away
Lakefront Lodge
Lakefront Lodge
#3 of 24 in Te Anau
353 reviews
54.6 km away
Distinction Te Anau Hotel and Villas
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
54.3 km away
Distinction Luxmore Hotel Lake Te Anau
54.5 km away
Bella Vista Motel
Bella Vista Motel
#6 of 24 in Te Anau
478 reviews
54.3 km away
Te Anau Top 10 Holiday Park
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
Room types
  • Kitchenette
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
Services
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Knobs Flat

Address: SH 94 Te Anau Milford Highway | Te Anau, Te Anau, Fiordland National Park, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Southland Region > Fiordland National Park > Te Anau
Number of rooms: 6
Also Known As:
Knobs Flat Te Anau, New Zealand
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Knobs Flat staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“We've booked two large units with queen size bed, one had an additional sofa bed. Both were excellent”
 of 5 bubbles YelenaS_11, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Bring extra plastic bags for your trash.”
 of 5 bubbles Chingers, 12 Mar 2017 | Read review
“GO for the cabins for best privacy and quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles drdadBoerne, 14 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Get there early to get the best tent site - it's a small campground!”
 of 5 bubbles leecsw, 12 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The three cabins that run parallel to the main road have a spectacular uninterrupted view.”
 of 5 bubbles LJCBRH, 8 Jan 2015 | Read review
5 of 5