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Milford Sound Lodge

Certificate of Excellence
State Highway 94, Milford Sound 9640, New Zealand
Milford Sound Lodge

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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Whakatane, New Zealand
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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Milford Sound left us awestruck. The scenery and views are out of this world. It is a fair drive from Te Anau but the entire trip is wonderful with many many photo opportunities. The Milford Sound Lodge is a really great place to park the campervan, or to stay in more upmarket accommodation. The facilities are great, and if you... More 

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Winchester, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
12 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is excellent luxury accommodation and it is well worth combining your stay with the early morning boat trip. The resort in which the lodge is located is quirky in as much as it caters for campers, camper vans, backpackers etc, all on the one site and everyone shares the same cafe/restaurant. However, you are able to take your meals... More 

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Wanaka, New Zealand
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you're driving to Milford Sound yourself, I would highly recommend staying a night in the lodge. A friend & I drove from Wanaka to Milford on Tuesday, and booked in to one of the 4-bed dorms. It was clean, warm & comfortable, and a good price at $33 each. The shared facilities were also good, with a fully-equipped kitchen... More 

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London, England
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66 reviews 66 reviews
34 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After a drive to Milford Sound, it is definitely worth staying overnight to enjoy the waterfalls cascading down the mountain and the river. More than that though, it means you can enjoy a cruise or kayak and come back for a shower (after the showers you'll probably experience on the boat deck given the notorious weather in the area). We... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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59 reviews 59 reviews
32 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in one of the chalets. It was beyond our expectations. Beautiful wall of windows looking at the river and mountains, Large room, and lovely bath. What more can you want? Well, I advise that you either bring food to prepare dinner and breakfast in the community kitchen or be prepared to have a very limited dinner menu and... More 

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38 reviews 38 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Amazing that a lodge exists here at all! Such a stark and beautiful corner of the globe. I was impressed by the delicious food of the lodge cafe - we ate there three times, and everything was made well with fresh, delicious ingredients! They also do coffee well- yum! Perfect cuppa after a long paddle on the Sound. We stayed... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in one of chalets overlooking the river and up into the mountain range.what a great view to wake up to in the morning. Great place to stay if going to this area and will worth the drive. Just check the weather forecast especially in winter months as only one road in and out.

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Durham, North Carolina
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87 reviews 87 reviews
22 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Staying in Milford Sound was a great decision as we were able to relax before and after kayaking. The riverside chalet is very nice and we fit four adults comfortably. The under floor heating was such a bonus. The most breathtaking aspect of the lodge is viewing the ultra bright stars at night. Simply amazing!

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28 reviews 28 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

We had the pleasure of staying here alas only for one night but it was truly amazing We stayed at one of the river chalets and the views from the floor to ceiling glass walls in the chalet are breath taking it was raining when we arrived and there were over 15 waterfalls coming from the mountain truly magical Although... More 

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Otrokovice, Czech Republic
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

I stayed in the 4 bed dorm. The room was nice, warm and quiet. The lounge was comfortable and cozy. Bathrooms were clean and water in the shower was hot enough to warm me up after long and cold day of kayaking. Staff was helpful and friendly. Thanks for the great stay!

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