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.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Rose n Reel

Show Prices
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
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
Management photos
Rose n Reel
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

28 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
There are newer reviews for Rose n Reel
See the most recent reviews
Showing 25: English reviews
Hamburg, Germany
Reviewed 30 April 2013

At first we were sad that Rose’n’Reel’s cottage was booked on the days we wanted to go there. But Lyn offered us the queen bed garden room with own bathroom across the floor. We liked the quiet room. Lyn was so kind to arrange a Milford Sound trip for us on the next day. She recommended us to do the...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank EuleRichard
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 25 April 2013

Stayed here for three days and had avery relaxing time, surrounded by greta views a the rural atmosphere of country New Zealand. this is a working property and Lyn and Lex are very comfortable sharing their life experiences and the hospitality. If you enjoy a laugh get Lex started on his jokes and you are in for a great time....

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Barry T
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 3 January 2013

We have just gotten back from a month long trip from NZ in Dec 2012. Of the many places that we have stayed in this was most enjoyable. We stayed at the cabin surrounded by the farm animals - Deer, Cow, Sheep, Horse. It is such a great feeling to wake up to the view of green paddock flanked by...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Sangy0
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 26 December 2012

We stayed in the cabin for two days and loved it. Our two-year old loved playing with the animals - the deer, horse, cow, dog, and cat - and it was really fun to have them all just outside of our cabin. The cabin was cute and comfortable and very clean. It was a bit small however and it was...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Matt H
Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 July 2012

We stayed in the cabin for 2 nights. Picked it on the basis it was a bit different from the sterile hotels found worldwide. Upon arrival, we received an extremely warm welcome from Lyn, Meg the dog and the various other animals. Lyn helped organise tours to Milford Sounds and the glow worm trips and was very helpful. The cabin...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank jmohide
Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 19 March 2012

We arrived to a warm welcome by Lynn, Lex and their dog Meg. We stayed in the cute cottage that had a kitchenette. There was plenty of space for two people. The bedroom was nice and offered a queen bed. We enjoyed bringing dinner back and sitting at the picnic table out front of the cottage and watching the animals....

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Solbonita
Oxton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 February 2012

We were so pleased that we stayed at Rose n Reel in the charming guest cabin with its views of mountains and fields of friendly deer, sheep and a horse. We were also grateful to Lex and Lyn for putting us up while they had a house full of family staying with them. The cabin had its own facilities and...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank JKArnold
Fife
Reviewed 1 February 2012

If your idea of fun is sharing exquisite views of the mountains against the rising morning sun , across fields grazed by your neighbourly deer , sheep , a horse , more deer then you are in for a treat. Lex and Lyn are great hosts who will look after you so well and Meg the dog will meet and...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank VisitScotlandFife
Camano Island, Washington
Reviewed 8 January 2012

We had a great stay at the Rose n Reel while we were in Te Anau. Our room was clean and comfortable. Breakfasts were great, especially the home made bread! Lex took my husband fishing for the afternoon – they did not catch anything but had a great time anyway. Lyn was helpful with the attractions in Te Anau and...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank SSP_12
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 6 December 2011

My wife and 9 year old daughter thoroughly enjoyed our stay with Lex, Lyn and their host of friendly animals - Meg the dog, Ben the cat, Mickey the horse, Sid & Rambo the sheep, Millie & Ruby & all the other deer who lived literally at the doorstep of the guest cottage. We looked forward to returning and waking...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank jtcs

15 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (15)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Room/Suite (4)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (1)
Viewed
View from Room (2)
Viewed
Other (6)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Te Anau hotels
1.9 km away
Te Anau Lakeview Holiday Park
2.7 km away
Distinction Te Anau Hotel and Villas
2.8 km away
Distinction Luxmore Hotel Lake Te Anau
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
2.5 km away
Bella Vista Motel
Bella Vista Motel
#4 of 24 in Te Anau
457 reviews
2.0 km away
The Cat's Whiskers Bed & Breakfast
2.7 km away
Te Anau Kiwi Holiday Park
Te Anau Kiwi Holiday Park
#11 of 27 in Te Anau
151 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
Room types
  • Kitchenette
Services
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Rose n Reel

Address: 89 Ben Loch Lane | RD2, Te Anau, Fiordland National Park 9672, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Southland Region > Fiordland National Park > Te Anau
Number of rooms: 1
Also Known As:
Rose n Reel 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

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Rose n Reel staff and other travellers.
1 question
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from Rose n Reel 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

“the cabin has terrific view”
 of 5 bubbles orangecat0, 3 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Only one cabin available”
  • This field was about 2 metres from our back door
 of 5 bubbles 380maureen, 15 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Simple delight if you love the country life.”
 of 5 bubbles 886bridgets, 21 Nov 2014 | Read review
“I would recommend the cabin any day.”
 of 5 bubbles Sangy0, 3 Jan 2013 | Read review
“We loved the cabin as it is peaceful and secluded.”
 of 5 bubbles JKArnold, 17 Feb 2012 | Read review
5 of 5