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Explorer Motel Te Anau

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6 Cleddau Street Corner Mokoroa Street, Te Anau, Fiordland National Park 9600 New Zealand See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
Wheelchair Access
Golf Course
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3 Star accommodation
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All reviews three single beds milford sound spacious apartment rooms are huge queen bed great advice town centre two nights the kitchen great place to stay comfortable stay milford track stayed one night the ground floor electric blankets day trip stayed longer
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Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

We stayed two nights. On arrival we found that we had been upgraded which was a lovely surprise. The two bedroom unit was very spacious and comfortably fit our family of five. The unit was very clean and the owners very helpful with advice for...More

Thank 96bettyr
Response from MaryC7506, Manager at Explorer Motel Te AnauResponded 4 October 2018

Hi Betty Thanks so much for your review and we are thrilled that you enjoyed your upgrade and got to relax during your stay with us. Hopefully we may see you back again one day! Safe travels home. Kind regards Mary Climo

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Reviewed 12 March 2018

Staff are really friendly and helpful. Room is really spacious. Good location and lovely and quiet She has given us some great advice about the area and the roads etc which has been really helpful I'd recommend this as good value

Thank Tracey P
Response from Mary C, Manager at Explorer Motel Te AnauResponded 14 March 2018

Hi Tracey and thank you for reviewing Explorer Motels. We are glad you enjoyed our location and hospitality! Kind regards Mary Climo

Reviewed 29 September 2018

We stopped tor two nights as we had intended to go to Milford Sound. The room was a King studio with kitchenette and settee, seperate shower and toilet. The studio was spacious and clean. On the ground floor, it had an outdoor patio area with...More

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Response from MaryC7506, Manager at Explorer Motel Te AnauResponded 1 October 2018

Good afternoon and thanks for your lovely review, Our apologies that Mother Nature threw a curve ball whilst you were here and you missed out on seeing Milford Sound. Great that you still enjoyed your stay and we hope to see you back again one...More

Reviewed 23 September 2018

Friendly staff and a convenient location made for a great place to stay overnight in Te Anau. The room was very clean and a great value. The place was very close to the town center with plenty to do and see.

Thank Leigha A
Response from MaryC7506, Owner at Explorer Motel Te AnauResponded 24 September 2018

Hi Leigha Thanks for your recent stay with us and taking time to write a review of Explorer Motels. We are glad that you enjoyed the close proximity to the town centre and enjoyed the activities around town. Many thanks again Kind regards -Mary Climo

Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

When we arrived, we found out that the road to Milford Sound would be closed the next day so we would need to stay an additional night in Te Anua. Mary was helpful in providing an update about when it would reopen and upgraded us...More

Thank Heather H
Response from MaryC7506, Manager at Explorer Motel Te AnauResponded 23 September 2018

Hi Heather Thanks for your recent stay with us and giving us a lovely review.We are glad that you got to stay the extra day and then get to see Milford Sound! I have to agree with you regarding the Sandfly - my favourite place...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Dry Cleaning
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Golf Course
Price range
US$104 - US$242 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Family Hotel in Te Anau
#12 Romantic Hotel in Te Anau
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Price range
US$104 - US$242 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Family Hotel in Te Anau
#12 Romantic Hotel in Te Anau
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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julie j
30 October 2018|
Response from MaryC7506 | Property representative |
Yes all our rooms have hairdryers along with irons and ironing boards.
18 March 2015|
Response from MJ M | Property representative |
Yes most rooms do and there are extras avail in the laundry - please make a note when you book and we will ensure your room has these in it. Kind regards Mary-Jane
Room Tips
"We had a two bed apartment (no 17 or 18) overlooking a park. Very quiet and it's own parking right..."
20 Jun 2018
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"corner suites have view of the park ,towards ta anau ,and the bbq area which we used ."
3 Apr 2018
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"Overlooking the garden lower level was great for us"
18 Dec 2017
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"Best tip is, is to stay here...!!!!!!!!! :) :)"
23 Jul 2017
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