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Southern Lakes Helicopters

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Based in Te Anau we offer an array of exciting helicopter experiences to areas often inaccessible to most.Options include sightseeing, heli-hiking, photography, hunting, fishing, boat charters and personalised tours catering for families or small...more
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79 Lakefront Drive, Fiordland National Park 9640, New Zealand
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Matt was a fantastic pilot and very knowlegable of the area and surrounds. All the views were amazing and it was well worth the cost.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank KNJ1206
SLHELI, Front Office Manager at Southern Lakes Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thanks so much for your review, great to hear you enjoyed your flight through Fiordland.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We drove into Te Anau around lunch time Saturday the 17th November, saw the helipad on the lake and decided we should see if we could get a flight up to Milford Sound. The lovely staff suggested the Dusky/Doubtful Sound trip unless we had our...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Kit H
SLHELI, Guest Relations Manager at Southern Lakes Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback we will pass this onto the pilots.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Philip and Wendy would like to thank Snow for a great spectacular ride today We loved it just simply amazing what a fantastic place. Worth every dollar. Snow was very professional.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank newlp
MarleenWi, Guest Relations Manager at Southern Lakes Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for your review. We are pleased to hear you had a spectacular flight!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I took the Dusky and Doubtful Sound flight and it was absolutely mindblowing and worth every penny. Our flight included two landings, both of them in unique and remote places. The overall experience was great. Our pilot was Matt and he definitely...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Petra P
SLHELI, Front Office Manager at Southern Lakes Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your great review, we are pleased that you had a wonderful flight and hope to see you again.

Reviewed November 5, 2018 via mobile

Wow what an adventure! We left the shore of LakeTe Anau at 10 am by helicopter - Snow, our pilot, gave us views of Te Anau and the Sounds before deftly delivering us to Luxmore Hut. We walked up to Mount Luxmore (~ 1 hr)...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jmpow2
SLHELI, Guest Relations Manager at Southern Lakes Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded November 7, 2018

Thanks for your review guys. We are pleased to hear you had a great day out. As you say the heli-hike is a very affordable day trip and combines a short flight with a great walk.

Reviewed October 12, 2018 via mobile

We took the tour that included Milford Sound and Doubtful Sound. We also added a gourmet lunch. This was a trip of a lifetime! We were welcomed by Erin and Marlene, with a great smile! Matt, our pilot, was fabulous and very personable! The perfect...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Mishka01
MarleenWi, Guest Relations Manager at Southern Lakes Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded October 13, 2018

Thank you for your review lovely meeting you! Safe travels

Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

We flew with them last week after a first failed attempt in Franz Joseph. The host in our B&B, Sarah recommended them and we fully trusted her. The two ladies in the office are very friendly and make you feel immediately welcomed. One thing we...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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MarleenWi, Guest Relations Manager at Southern Lakes Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded October 8, 2018

Thank you very much for your review. Safe travels!

Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

For our anniversary we splurged and signed up with Southern Lakes Helicopters for a tour. We did the Mountain Magic tour. This tour was about 45 min long and included a snow touch down plus getting out of the helicopter on the top of a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank jdwhitemaui
MarleenWi, Guest Relations Manager at Southern Lakes Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded October 6, 2018

Thank you for your review John! Lovely meeting you and your wife safe travels.

Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

This is a Must Do for anyone visiting Te Anau that wants to see the vastness and majesty of the Fjordlands National Park. We had a Mountain Magic flight this morning with another couple in a Squirrel Helicopter piloted by Captain Sam. From the moment...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank AubreyHord
MarleenWi, Guest Relations Manager at Southern Lakes Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded October 6, 2018

Thank you Aubrey for flying with us and your review. What a day Fiordland put on for you guys stunning!

Reviewed October 5, 2018

Highly recommend Southern Lakes Helicopters, the flight was awesome and Rod our pilot was great. The office staff were very professional and helpful. A must do in Te Anau.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Christine K
MarleenWi, Guest Relations Manager at Southern Lakes Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded October 6, 2018

Thank you for your review Christine!

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