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Blue Thistle Cottages

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Overview
168 Te Anau- Milford Highway, Te Anau, Fiordland National Park 9640 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Kitchenette
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Pool
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All reviewsthe cottagescountry settingnew zealandmilford soundhome away from homeminute drivegreat hostsviews of the mountainstwo nightssouth islandbedroom cottagethe kitchendining tablerelaxing stayrouteburn trackquiet locationwe loved our stay
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We loved our stay at Blue Thistle Cottages! Set in a gorgeous, quiet location, about a 5 minute drive into the town of Te Anau. The cottage was spacious, with a kitchen area, dining table and sitting area. Warm, clean and very quiet. The free...More

Thank Amy P
Reviewed July 4, 2018

We liked this place – everything was OK with small exceptions: - It was difficult to find this place in the dark - Road leading to the cottage was narrow with bushes on both sides of the road that were ‘scratching’ the car. -Nice place...More

3  Thank Elizabeth K
Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

Stayed for 2 nights with partner. Accomodation is warm and cosy. The bathrobes are luxurious! Nice little place to stay if you are planning on spending the day at Milford Sound. Still close to the town centre of Te Anau.

Thank Patrick G
Reviewed April 20, 2018 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our 3 days at Blue Thistle Cottages. Our cottage was very clean and comfortable with beautiful views of the surrounding gardens and mountains. We arrived during a cold snap so the mountain tops were covered with snow which was an added bonus...More

1  Thank Lynne C
Reviewed April 7, 2018

Our cabin had excellent views of the mountains etc. It was well equipped and very comfortable and clean throughout. Car parking next to the cabin was good for unloading luggage!!. The location is a short drive into the centre and approx 90mins drive to Milford...More

Thank Degs7015
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Description
Spacious well appointed cottages with superb views set on 10 acres, 1.5 Km from Te Anau on the road to Milford Sound. Cottages are self-contained self-catering. All cottages have free WiFi, all sky ...More (cable) channels. Quality linen and fluffy robes. A very friendly german shorthaired pointer will greet you..And we have 2 cats and several friendly Dexter cows. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
4
Price range
US$154 - US$254 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Blue Thistle Cottages Hotel Te Anau
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Blue Thistle Cottages Te Anau, New Zealand
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Southland Region > Fiordland National Park > Te Anau
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
4
Price range
US$154 - US$254 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Blue Thistle Cottages Hotel Te Anau
,
Blue Thistle Cottages Te Anau, New Zealand
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Southland Region > Fiordland National Park > Te Anau
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Traveller (117)
Room & Suite (47)
Dining (4)
Pool & Beach (1)
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Snihur
I am very allergic to cats, I would be okay as long as the cats are not allowed in the cabin? Thanks
July 23, 2018
  • Response from DexterteanauProperty representative
    Yes, we do have a cat at Blue Thistle Cottages. And we do everything that we can to keep her out of the cottages in case we have people with allergies.
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Kathy M
Is there a laundry where one can wash their closes?
March 22, 2018
  • Response from DexterteanauProperty representative
    hello Kathy No we don't have a laundry, however I am happy to do a small load for you, or there is a launderette in town. Regards Annette
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Room Tips
"There are only four cottages and one is a two bedroom. They are all privately placed on the property."
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"All but one cottage seem to have the magnificent views"
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"All rooms looked excellent"
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"We stayed in cottage 4 which had two bedrooms."
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