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Tauranga
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This motel was our base to introduce our son and his partner to the wonderland that is Milford Sound. We last visited Te Anau 42 years ago so you can imagine there had been one or two changes in the interim. This motel proved to be everything we had hoped for; great lake views, quiet, clean and comfortable with good...

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Oakland, California, United States
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed one night en route to Milford Sound. We had second story studio room with two beds. Pros: fantastic view of the lake, decent kitchen, short walk to town. Cons: old furniture, a couple holes in the wall in the bathroom, and despite what other reviewers said--the woman who checked us in was quite unfriendly and seemed to want...

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Napier, New Zealand
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Great place to stay in Te Anau for a reasonable price. Stayed here for 2 nights to go to Milford Sound amd it was exactly what we needed. We arrived early and although our room was not ready we went for drive to Manapouri and the owner rang us when it was done. The room was clean and warm, even...

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Morris,Illinois
Reviewed 1 week ago

we stayed 3 nights over the Easter weekend. the room was SPOTLESS. We had room #4 which had been recently remodeled extensively(great bathroom) as are the rest of the rooms being done one at a time. not all are redone but looked good to us. . mattress great, plenty of hot water. efficiency fully equipped,coin laundry on premise.,quiet. Felicity the...

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Seneca, South Carolina
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were going to Te Anau to stay and visit Milford Sound. There a a large number of motels in town but a lot of people stay in that area for the trips to the sounds. This was a nice place with a great view of the lake. The rooms are small but work ok for a couple of nights....

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a great night sleep here! Only one night but had a great impression. The interior is a little dated but definitely served its purpose with its great lake views and location in relation to the Te-anau glow worm tours, city and within reasonable driving distance to Milford sound!

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's very ideal place to stay if you are planning to go Milford sound...nice and clean rooms, carpet felt very fresh, very well equipped kitchen and accessories very thorough and generous, close parking, balcony views though balcony not completely private, nice heating...gas stations and markets very close by...excellent place to stay...heated towel stand and tiles, shower and toilets were clean...

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Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Friendly reception, we had room in main block and house at one end of motel, house very spacious and warm but a little dated butt good value for money, room comfortable with two bathrooms, house only had one bathroom. House great to sit inside and look at lake. Clean and tidy overall

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Christchurch, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here for 2 nights as it is an excellent base for visiting either Milford or Doubtfull sound. We had an excellent lake view and although the apartment was very well equipped, it was a bit cramped, particularly the bedroom.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed in 1 bedroom apartment with balcony. Very neat and clean and the views from the apartment spectacular. All amenities that are needed in self contained apartment. Gardens are immaculate, and easy walk into town.

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Accessible rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Lakeside Motel & Apartments

Address: 36 Lakefront Drive, Te Anau, Fiordland National Park 9600, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Southland Region > Fiordland National Park > Te Anau
Price Range: $108 - $177 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Lakeside Motel & Apartments 3.5*
Number of rooms: 32
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Also Known As:
Lakeside Motel & Apartments Hotel Te Anau
Lakeside Motel And Apartments
Lakeside Motel Te Anau
Lakeside Motel & Apartments Te Anau, New Zealand
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#8 Family Hotel in Te Anau
#11 Romantic Hotel in Te Anau
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“Like anywhere in this part of New Zealand do your homework and book early. if you have mobility issues opt for a ground floor unit.”
rosscoTauranga, 26 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Upper floor has best views, but you must drag luggage up the stairs. Worth it.”
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WendyK235, 23 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The seperate private house was really nice!”
Rachel643, 16 Apr 2017 | Read review
“1st floor rooms have access to balcony, great views, but have to take the stairs.”
Y7227NAamandab, 27 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Avoid ground floor if you're booking a Lakeside view room”
floranm2017, 10 Mar 2017 | Read review
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