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Te Anau Lakefront Backpackers

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Overview
48 - 50 Lakefront Drive, Te Anau, Fiordland National Park 9600 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast included
Pool
Restaurant
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews bed dorm the kitchen a private double room tent area balcony overlooking the lake super close own bathroom fridge space lady on reception common areas nice lounge milford sound mins walk away very nice place to stay basic amenities spent nights here close to shops
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Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

Double ensuite facing lake was fantastic. Easy parking. Helpful and fun staff. Spacious room. Got balcony . Room heater fantastic. Clean communal kitchen downstair. But no kettle provided in the room. Best transit hostel enroute to Milford Sound with affordable price, clean and well equiped.

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Reviewed August 20, 2018

I chose this hostel as I was passing through Te Anau for the Doubtful Sound / Glowworm tours, so just a short and sweet stay which was exactly what it was! The gentleman, Wayne, who checked me in was nice and friendly and kind enough...More

Thank VictoriaH3160
Response from Wayne M, Manager at Te Anau Lakefront BackpackersResponded August 21, 2018

Thanks for taking the time to record feedback Victoria it is always important to us to ensure we are meeting our guest expectations. We are lucky with the size of the property offering space to relax and on the shore of Lake Te Anau. Our...More

Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

You can easily find the hostel when you arrive. We welcomed by friendly receptionist and he pointed out that we can park just outside our room instead of in the front of the main entrance. Our bed was comfortable although the room was pretty cold...More

Thank RYHK2014
Response from Wayne M, Manager at Te Anau Lakefront BackpackersResponded August 13, 2018

Thanks for your feedback. We are fortunate with heaps of free parking. Our prime location being only a 5 min walk to town centre. Our large well equipped communal kitchens are the social point of the property. We hope you had a lovely holiday in...More

Reviewed August 7, 2018

Very convenient, right in front of the lake. Rooms are equiped with basic amenities and common area is comfortable. It's a budget facility, don't expect any luxury! But anything you need for a good night's sleep is available.More

Thank panayiotis57
Response from Wayne M, Manager at Te Anau Lakefront BackpackersResponded August 8, 2018

Thanks for your feed back this is important to us. Nice to know we are in the market with our cheap clean and comfortable facilities. Our prime location is an easy start for a day walk on the Kepler Track or a 5 min walk...More

Reviewed June 19, 2018

My partner and I spent 2 nights here in June in a private double room with shared bathroom. We were fortunate not to have anybody in the adjacent room which shared our facilities with us, so we had a little kitchen and a bathroom to...More

Thank Liz C
Response from Wayne M, Manager at Te Anau Lakefront BackpackersResponded June 21, 2018

Thanks for your feedback Liz this information is important to us so we know we are continuing to meet guest expectations. The shared double room does give a level of privacy cheaper than an ensuite double and has a small kitchen area but you still...More

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Description
Te Anau Lakefront Backpackers is the only backpackers located at the lakefront of stunning Lake Te Anau. An excellent starting point for exploring Fiorldland National Park, Milford Sound and the Te Anau Glowworm More Caves. We pride ourselves in offering a warm, home-away-from-home atmosphere in one of the most beautiful areas of the world. We offer ensuites, double, twin and share rooms, all with all linen provided. Te Anau Lakefront Backpackers is only a few minutes walk to town center where you will find a good selection of supermarkets, cafes, bars, restaurants and shops. We are always happy to make recommendations to make your stay in this area as amazing as possible. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free Internet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
31
Price range
US$33 - US$87 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Te Anau Lakefront Backpackers New Zealand
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Southland Region > Fiordland National Park > Te Anau
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
31
Price range
US$33 - US$87 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Te Anau Lakefront Backpackers New Zealand
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Southland Region > Fiordland National Park > Te Anau
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Dining (1)
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"Four bed dorms were the best"
steventoddg
Feb. 10, 2018
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"Backpacker room in the cottage wasn't as good as the one in the old motel section."
davidsO808VL
Feb. 1, 2018
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"Opt for private rooms if suitable."
stubbyytoes
Oct. 29, 2017
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"we chose a triple room and got ground floor with a small terrace, book early for these."
fozzie58
May 9, 2017
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