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    Distinction Te Anau Hotel and Villas

    64 Lakefront Drive, Te Anau, Fiordland National Park 9681, New Zealand
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    02/07/2017 03/07/2017
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          Overview
          • Excellent31%
          • Very good39%
          • Average24%
          • Poor4%
          • Terrible2%
          Travellers talk about
          “lake view” (71 reviews)
          “bedroom villa” (11 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast Buffet
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Hotel
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          Room Service
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          4.0 Star Hotel
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          554 reviews
          #12 of 23 hotels in Te Anau
           
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          Lakefront Lodge
          367 reviews
          #3 of 23 hotels in Te Anau
           
          Te Anau Lakeview Holiday Park
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          Reviewed 27 March 2017

          I'm rating it high because, for its location, it was excellent. TeAnau isn't Queenstown. It's a small community. We were only there one night. The people at the desk were really nice, very helpful. We had a great dinner at the bar. The service was...More

          Thank Sharon B
          Response from bstander, General Manager at Distinction Te Anau Hotel and VillasResponded 29 March 2017

          Dear Sharon Thanks for your kind words of encouragement and I am delighted to hear our wonderful team made a lasting impression during your stay. We sincerely hope to see you back again and appreciate your recommendation Regards Brent Stander

          Reviewed 27 March 2017

          Christie at the front desk who welcomed us was cold and unhelpful. It was a very poor first impression. Stayed in a Garden Villa Room, it had a little LR with black worn leatherette furniture, very average. Bathroom updated, beds NOT at all. Nice location,...More

          Thank GoingForIt77
          Response from bstander, General Manager at Distinction Te Anau Hotel and VillasResponded 29 March 2017

          Dear GoingForIt Thanks for taking the time to review us. I am disappointed to hear that you found Kristie cold and unhelpful, she definitely didn't want to give this impression and she is deeply distressed to hear your comments. Kristie has been with us for...More

          Reviewed 21 March 2017

          On the tour to the milford sound we looked for a nice place and found the Distinction Hotel. It was the best place. Nice Hotel with very friendly and helpful staff. The presention of breakfast was perfect with a big choice.

          Thank Gotti30
          Response from bstander, General Manager at Distinction Te Anau Hotel and VillasResponded 29 March 2017

          Dear Gotti Thanks for your glowing review and we enjoyed having you stay with us and sincerely hope you enjoyed the rest of your time in Fiordland. Regards Brent Stander

          Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

          We stayed one night at this venue and enjoyed the great location lakeside and near the township. The hotel is an older style but is still very presentable. It has good amenities, as expected, including guest laundries (charged), wifi , sauna, spa and swimming pool....More

          Thank Ron T
          Response from bstander, General Manager at Distinction Te Anau Hotel and VillasResponded 29 March 2017

          Dear Ron Thanks for your review and recommendation and I am delighted to hear you enjoyed your meals and our southern hospitality, we sincerely hope to see you back again in the not too distant future. Regards Brent Stander

          Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

          Ther staff across the board was fantastic. At checkin, they were so professional and elegant. It was an element of class you don't see too often, but makes you feel good after your encounter. Villa was so cute. Property was manicured and maintained very well....More

          Thank andrew m
          Response from bstander, General Manager at Distinction Te Anau Hotel and VillasResponded 29 March 2017

          Dear Andrew Thanks for your glowing review and I am delighted you enjoyed your stay and we sincerely hope to see you back again. Regards Brent Stander

          Distinction Luxmore Hotel Lake Te Anau
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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Room Service
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Banquet Room
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Conference Facilities
          • Room Service
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$107 - US$243 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #3 Business Hotel in Te Anau
          • #6 Luxury Hotel in Te Anau
          • #13 Romantic Hotel in Te Anau
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 115
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          • Te Anau
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          • Distinction Hotel Te Anau
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          Traveller (224)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Lavinia W
          Hi there, can we make a reservation for Christmas dinner as non residents please? If not, would you kindly advise where else we could go locally? Many thanks in advance, Lavinia
          30 August 2016|
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          Response from Dharama S | Property representative |
          Hi Lavinia, Thank you for your enquire, this year we are catering Christmas Dinner for our in-house guests only. Many thanks, Dharama Sena
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