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Edgewater Motel

3.5 of 5 52 Lakefront Dr.,, Te Anau, Fiordland National Park 9600, New Zealand
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
8 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for two nights on a self driving tour because we could get accommodation in Milford Sound, the staff were very friendly family owned business which made our stay comfortable and enjoyable. The motel is a couple minutes walk to the town centre along the Lakes waterfront. The motel is situated along the Lake waterfront hence the name... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Last December was my first time ever visiting Te Anau. From the very beginning I arrived in Edgewater Te Anau and met with Wayne (the manager), I feel that this is the right place for our family to get a good rest. The room is really clean with a complete set of kitchenette, fridge and dining room typical studio. There... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed just after Christmas. I would rate this motel overall as average. The service was good, helpful and friendly people. There is a beautiful lake just across the road. It is very close to the Town centre. However, was quite disappointed with Wi-Fi facilities. It does say that Wi-Fi facilities are available but we were able to use it... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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36 reviews 36 reviews
18 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed one night at this Motel, The rooms were clean and the manager was friendly. Its in a handy spot with a lovely view of the lake as you walk into town. The rooms are small but we had a separate bedroom, tiny shower where the shower curtain was too short and wet all the bathroom floor. Lucky we... More 

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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49 reviews 49 reviews
24 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

We spent 2 nights in motel. The Gentleman in reception was very helpful and not overly pushy in his suggestions of where to go and what to see. The room was quite tired but clean and bedding change during our stay. You could see the Lake but from an angle when sat outside very near town centre and all restaurants.... More 

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Umkomaas, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

We spent one night at Edgewater motel in September 2014. The rooms were neat, clean and quite spacious. The motel is across the road from the lake, and early morning or evening strolls are quite pleasant. We walked into town, which was really just a few blokes away. The manager was pleasant and friendly. He gave us some good tips... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014 via mobile

I was booked into this motel for one night while in te anau for work. Upon arrival at about 3.30pm I was told the room "might not be ready". The lovely lady at the desk said she would follow me up to the room to check. I asked for a gst receipt, which she told me wasn't possible at the... More 

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lyon82, Owner at Edgewater Motel, responded to this review

We were sorry to read that you were disappointed with your accommodation at Edgewater. The Manager had checked your room after you phoned to indicate the light was not working in the kitchen. The bulb was fine and as this is operated by a two way switch, she left it on to show the way it worked and also to... More 

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132 reviews 132 reviews
24 hotel reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

A lovely welcome made this stay a bit special nothing too fancy just good friendly service at realistic rates, very clean and comfortable. The host was very helpful in recommending places to eat and visit. Mush appreciated electric blankets on a winters night was most welcome,the location overlooking the lake and close to the town centre

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We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us at Edgewater and that you were looked after well by the Staff. Thanks for your feedback More 

Leipzig, Germany
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44 reviews 44 reviews
12 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

We originally booked the backpackers but got moved into here for our two nights stay. Te Anau was part of our Milford Sound-trip. We really enjoyed staying here as the room was very spacious and could accommodate all four of us easily. The location was right near the lake and about a 10 minute walk into the town center. Our... More 

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lyon82, Owner at Edgewater Motel, responded to this review

Thanks for your review. Very pleased that you enjoyed your stay at Edgewater and that Manager Wayne was able to provide help with your Vehicle. We aim to please !! More 

Perth, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

We checked in to this motel around 6pm for an overnight stay before heading to Wanaka. On walking into the Villa the first thing I noticed was the horrible smell that was right through the entire place. It smelled as if someone had cleaned a heap of prawns and not disposed of the waste for a couple of days. We... More 

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lyon82, Owner at Edgewater Motel, responded to this review

Whilst you indicate in your feed back that the Manager was polite and the Villa neat and tidy it is hugely disappointing for us that you encountered any problems at all with the accommodation you booked. An alternate unit should have been offered to you immediately along with an apology. We take on board your comments and would like the... More 

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Address: 52 Lakefront Dr.,, Te Anau, Fiordland National Park 9600, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Southland Region > Fiordland National Park > Te Anau
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Edgewater Motel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 17
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Edgewater Hotel Te Anau
Edgewater Motel Te Anau, Fiordland National Park

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