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Lakeside Motel & Apartments

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Brevard, North Carolina
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Beautifully located overlooking the lake and mountains the accommodations are only exceeded by the gorgeous flower-filled grounds. We didn't want to leave. Location is perfect. Buses pick up at front for both Milford Sound and Doubtful Sound. The boat to the glowworm caves are a three minute walk. Ready to go back.

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San Jose, Costa Rica
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

After 14 days in NZ and 16 yrs of travelling in 30 countries , Lakeview Motel & Apartments "wins" the award for THE WORST SERVICE i have EVER received from a hotel. The issue is that this hotel aparently is run by 1 rude, indifferent person who has THE WORST attitude i have EVER seen in the hotel industry. If...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We were very disappointed to discover that this place did not live up to its pictures or claims to be lakeside. We had a 'garden view' room which was so far back on the property it actually faced a back road and was nowhere near the lake. It also had a vacant block next door where 3 or 4 coaches...

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The rooms here are fantastic, spacious and comfortable with great views of the lake. The motel is walking distance from central Te Anau and all of its attractions. However, this was the only place in New Zealand where we didn't get great service from the hotel staff. They didn't seem to want to deal with us.

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Menlo Park, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

I felt these were very flimsy rooms with very little privacy. I would not recommend staying here. It did have wi-fi butane a small kitchen but you could not open the refrigerator unless front door was complete shut. Room was very exposed to the street and had no charm at all.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Family and I booked here thinking we needed a place to stay for Milford Sound journey. Once we realized Milford Sound trip could be done in a day from Queenstown, I tried to change my booking from 2 nights to 1. I booked through Expedia whose policy stated that if I changed my reservation with less than 48hours, I would...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a typical motel. It has everything you need but wasn't up to date or the best quality but it was clean and got the job done. The reception staff were friendly and helpful. Wifi was ok. The kitchen had everything you need. It was right on the lake and close to the town center. I would also recommend...

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Mumbai
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for a night. Decent rooms, located 2 mins from the town center though it is a very small town. We reached quite late so our rooms very ready when we came in. We left the cars in the parking while we visited doubtful sound. We wanted to use the washroom for a bit to change and get ready...

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Strathpeffer, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for 3 nights. This was the ninth establishment in our 7 week trip and was easily below all others. Although I had made the mistake of reserving a small suite the result was a space that was barely functional. To move between the end of the bed and the wall you had to crab sideways. The whole place...

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Marlborough, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Probably the cheapest place we booked for our trip. But didn't feel it. Fantastic situation. Handy for various trips, restaurants and shops. My only suggestion is that you book an upstairs lakeside room. Otherwise you will hear every sound from the overhead bathroom! !!! My only complaint is l hate fixed head showers.

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Lakeside Motel & Apartments

Address: 36 Lakefront Drive, Te Anau, Fiordland National Park 9600, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Southland Region > Fiordland National Park > Te Anau
Price Range: $84 - $221 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Lakeside Motel & Apartments 3.5*
Number of rooms: 32
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Also Known As:
Lakeside Motel And Apartments
Lakeside Motel & Apartments Hotel Te Anau
Lakeside Motel Te Anau
Lakeside Motel & Apartments Te Anau, Fiordland National Park
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#8 Family Hotel in Te Anau
#11 Romantic Hotel in Te Anau
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“Don't book a garden view room”
 of 5 bubbles 119kmc, 5 days ago | Read review
“Steer clear of the Small Suite”
 of 5 bubbles michaelfleming687, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“Choose the family size room (ground) suitable for five persons come with kitchen facilities etc”
 of 5 bubbles mollyyc, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“Ask for a room with a lake view - not all of them have one”
 of 5 bubbles charliel16, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“Shop Around!!”
 of 5 bubbles ShazWat, Oct 26, 2016 | Read review
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