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Lake Te Anau

Te Anau, Fiordland National Park, New Zealand
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“sea plane” (10 reviews)
“milford sound” (95 reviews)
“bird sanctuary” (19 reviews)
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Te Anau, Fiordland National Park, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A very beautiful and tranquil place. Nice to sit by the lake and enjoy the scenery. A must to visit!! A few hotel face the lake but do choose wisely as the vary in quality.

Thank HowGoodRU
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On a bright summer's day, my grading is bound to be seen as inexplicably mean; but we were there after an early winter set in and got winter weather, cold and grey. That meant the whole valley was under a pall of cloud that did...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Increadble beauty of lake..may be the closest Gem at queenstown area to visit for a relaxing trip.must see to beleive

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We were staying in Te Anau for two nights in May just across the road from the Lake. We enjoyed an evening stroll along the Lakes edge taking in the stunning views across the lake to snow capped mountains in the background.

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Reviewed July 16, 2018

Everything revolves around this lake at Te Anau. Without a cruise in one or the other part of this lake the visit to Te Anau is not complete. We were a gang of 6 friends took the cruise across the lake early in the morning...More

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Reviewed July 4, 2018

I don't really have much to say about it in winter, it is probably great to kayak on once it is a bit warmer. Lovely place.

Thank diana s
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Reviewed May 30, 2018

The views across the lake are stunning. Of course, it runs nearly all the way to Milford Sound, so I am referring to the views in town. We stayed at a motel just across from the lake and I found it difficult to tear myself...More

Thank RS108
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Reviewed May 15, 2018

This is a lovely lake on South Island, a starting point for tours to Milford Sound. It is quiet especially in the evening.

Thank Ivor M
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Reviewed May 13, 2018

A big lake right in front of the town of Te Anau. I walked and cycled along the lake. It was a very memorable experience.

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Reviewed May 12, 2018

Beautiful seems to describe most things in NZ but the lake is truly lovely. You could contemplate the water for hours taking in the serenity.

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Nearby
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Red Tussock Motel
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Kingsgate Hotel Te Anau
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Arran Motel
189 reviews
.37 miles away
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Habit Foods
117 reviews
.85 miles away
Redcliff Restaurant & Bar
1,410 reviews
.80 miles away
MacKinnon Room
150 reviews
.62 miles away
Miles Better Pies
892 reviews
.73 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Doubtful Sound Kayak
34 reviews
.19 miles away
Te Anau Bird Sanctuary
156 reviews
.40 miles away
Punanga Manu o Te Anau
99 reviews
.45 miles away
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lombokjohn
February 7, 2016|
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Response from noel b | Reviewed this property |
Personally i would concentrate on the Milford Sound .You won't be disapointed.
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