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Radfords on the Lake

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Stay in style at Radfords on the Lake. Our well equipped units have a warm and luxurious feel. With attention to detail and complete commitment to your stay, our service is sure to make you feel welcome. Lake and mountain views from every suite and conveniently located close to the town centre. Look out for those little extras like candles, flowers, 50+ channel SKY TV and a great selection of DVDs for guests enjoyment. With guest laundry, continental breakfasts, kitchenette, off road parking, free wireless internet for use in your room, our aim is to make your stay as comfortable as possible. Winners of the NZ AA Supreme host of the year award 2013
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Wheelchair Access
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
Public Wifi
Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Accessible rooms
Refrigerator in room
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Harbour View
Great View
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We were pleasantly surprised that each of the two rooms had one double bed and one single bed, more room than we need! Rooms were nicely decorated and spacious . Nice touch of welcome chocolates and amenities. Pets are not allowed in the accommodation but...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank jojolim321
Response from Radfords56, Owner at Radfords on the LakeResponded 3 days ago

Dear Jojolim321, Thank you for your wonderful review of your stay. I am very pleased that your experience was a great one and that the visiting cat, Dexter Dude added to your time here, he does like attention, but it must be on his terms!...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Radfords on the Lake has a lovely aspect overlooking Lake Te Anau. We were lucky to have the best room with uninterrupted views of the lake. Early mornings were just outstanding with stunning mountains perfectly mirrored in the lake. The motel’s appearance stands out from...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Graham G
Response from Radfords56, Owner at Radfords on the LakeResponded 1 week ago

Dear Graham Firstly thank you for choosing to stay here at Radfords on the Lake, you were both a delight to host and offer local advise and Southern Hospitality too. Thank you for your glowing review regarding your stay here, our team take great pride...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Comfortable, well-located spot for exploring the many wonders of the Fjordland region. Kerri, the innkeeper, was a marvelous host, providing helpful tips on local restaurants and sites of interest. Enjoyed our evening walks at the amazing lake right outside our front door.

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank GaryandKaren
Response from Radfords56, Owner at Radfords on the LakeResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Garyand Karen Thank you for your kind review, we really appreciate it. We are so pleased you enjoyed all aspects of your stay with us and look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Safe travels and Kind Regards Kerri and Steve

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From Kerri's warm and informative welcome, everything here was great. The apartment was very well appointed and comfortable. Kerri's advice on everything from Sound tours to the special cinema and restaurant options was spot-on. We were sad to leave and hope to return sometime.More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Mal-Nutrition
Response from Radfords56, Owner at Radfords on the LakeResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear MAl-Nutrition Thanks for choosing to stay with us, we greatly appreciate it. We are very pleased your enjoyed all aspects of your stay, our hospitality and accommodation. We do love to share our local advise to make your stay a memorable one. Thanks for...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at this wonderful place for 4 nights while touring New Zealand, and it was our favorite place to stay on our whole month long trip. Our room was beautiful with full views of Lake Te Anau. Radfords has full laundry facilities and is...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank MovinOn1379
Response from Radfords56, Owner at Radfords on the LakeResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear MovinON1379, I am so pleased your enjoyed your time with us and that our advise and southern hospitality made a difference to your time here in Te Anau. We do have a great location by the lake and easy walking distance along the lakefront...More

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20 September 2016|
Response from Josie1232003 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Limsimseng It takes about 2.5 hours to drive by car from Te Anau (where Radfords is located) to Milford sound. If you are looking to drive into Milford Sound and then back Te Anau later in the day it's a 5 hour round... More
Room Tips
"The upstairs front corner room has the best views out two sides, so easy to relax there."
2 weeks ago
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"Take an upper floor"
1 Nov 2018
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"Upstairs avoids headlights and provides a slightly better lake view."
25 Jun 2018
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"The better views will be from the second level"
12 Jun 2018
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US$176 - US$404 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Radfords Lakeview Motel
New ZealandSouth IslandSouthland RegionFiordland National ParkTe Anau
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