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    Blue Thistle Cottages

    168 Te Anau- Milford Highway, Te Anau, Fiordland National Park 9640, New Zealand
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          • Average2%
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          • Terrible1%
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          Free Wifi
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          Non-Smoking Hotel
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          Breakfast included
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          Reviewed 10 May 2017

          Stayed here Feb 2017. Perfect. Beautiful setting, quiet, peaceful, private. Hosts very friendly and helpful. Best for people who have a car/ transport. Ideal base for Milford / Doubtful Sounds - tour bus for DS picked us up at the gate, even though we were...More

          Thank Astrogirl59
          Reviewed 9 May 2017

          First of all the owners Annette and Peter and their dog Lucy are gracious hosts with excellent advice on what to do in the area. The cottage is well appointed with a bedroom, bathroom, living room and kitchen. The kitchen has a sink, fridge and...More

          Thank phishears
          Reviewed 8 May 2017

          What a perfect place to stay while visiting the many beautiful attractions around TeAnau. These cottages are beautifully situated with a paint-worthy view, and are private, comfortable and well-equipped. Especially after we got to know the owners, the delightful Annette and Peter Gardiner, we felt...More

          Thank MidAtlanticArtist
          Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

          Had a fabulous stay here with my husband. Peter and Annette were very friendly and helpful. Location was close to town centre so food wasn't an issue, and some restaurants provide free delivery (e.g The Olive Tree cafe). Room was sufficiently heated up with a...More

          Thank Esther N
          Reviewed 26 March 2017

          We stayed 4 nights at Blue Thistle and will definitely try to stay here again if/when we make it back to Fiordland. The cottage was very cozy and clean, with awesome views. The property is just a few kms from the center of town on...More

          Thank 68CJP
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Free Parking
          • Room amenities
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Microwave
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          • US$173 - US$283 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Room types
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Accessible rooms ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 4
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          • Location
          • New Zealand >
          • South Island >
          • Southland Region >
          • Fiordland National Park >
          • Te Anau
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          • Blue Thistle Cottages Te Anau, New Zealand
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