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Blue Thistle Cottages

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Overview
168 Te Anau- Milford Highway, Te Anau, Fiordland National Park 9640 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Kitchenette
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Pool
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Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

Stayed two nights in one of their cottages. Peter, Annette and their dog Lucy are great and nice hosts. The view for our backyard is superb. We had dinners there. The cottage is very clean, and you find anything you need in the room. Decoration...More

Date of stay: November 2017
Thank RogerC3061
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

If you are looking for a cool place to stay in Te Anau, this is your place. Each cottage was built by Peter the owner who is just about the nicest guy you’ll ever meet. The grounds are fantastic and the cottages are clean and...More

Date of stay: December 2017
Thank Lee62694
Reviewed 28 November 2017

We stayed at Blue Thistle our first two nights in New Zealand. We knew it was a special place as soon as we pulled in and Peter, Annette , and their boundless dog Lucy greeted us with smiles. Blue Thistle is a bit of home...More

Date of stay: November 2017
1  Thank Christopher T
Reviewed 7 October 2017

It's not easy to book accommodation in Te Anau, and most of it is anonymous motel rooms, which I didn't want. So I went for these (slightly over my budget) cottages. Wow. I'm so glad I did. We had the two-bedroomed cottage, and it was...More

Date of stay: October 2017
2  Thank LadyMol
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

The cottages are superb. We stayed in the two bedroom cottage with another couple. The cottage was beautifully appointed, spotless and extremely comfortable. All the modern conveniences you require when travelling are provided and the wi fi strength is very good. Your hosts, Annette and...More

Date of stay: October 2017
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About
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Details
Price range
US$163 - US$266 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$163 - US$266 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Room & Suite (48)
Dining (4)
Pool & Beach (1)
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Snihur
24 July 2018|
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Response from Dexterteanau | Property representative |
Yes, we do have a cat at Blue Thistle Cottages. And we do everything that we can to keep her out of the cottages in case we have people with allergies.
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Kathy M
22 March 2018|
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Response from Dexterteanau | Property representative |
hello Kathy No we don't have a laundry, however I am happy to do a small load for you, or there is a launderette in town. Regards Annette
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"No poor choices among Blue Thistle's cottages."
SDAKOTADAN
1 week ago
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"Cottage 3 is private with great views"
SandraS13717
23 Oct 2018
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"There are only four cottages and one is a two bedroom. They are all privately placed on the property."
vdeeg
13 Mar 2018
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"All but one cottage seem to have the magnificent views"
MidAtlanticArtist
8 May 2017
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