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Review of Alpenhorn Motel
5.0 of 5 bubblesReviewed 11 Jan 2017
The Alpenhorn is a great place to stay in Te Anau, very close to the main street and the lake side, with friendly and accomodating owners, very reasonable prices and clean rooms. They also let us use their BBQ as we were tired from our trip and didn't fancy going out. Couldn't recommend it more.
Date of stay: December 2016Trip type: Travelled with family
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Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

No fuss motel which was just what we needed. Rooms were clean, tidy and well maintained. Older style but well kept which was great. It was quiet but only a short walk to town which was handy. Thermostat worked well which kept our room warm and toasty. Kitchenette was just what we needed to get breakfast going. Beds were comfortable and clean. There's UNLIMITED free wifi which was fast which was handy when keeping track of our itinerary and family back home. This is also really hand with two teenage children in tow. Tony & Denise were helpful and friendly including their cute little dog!

Date of stay: January 2017
Trip type: Travelled with family
1  Thank AlvinTM
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Reviewed 6 January 2017

This motel has everything to be a nice and pleasant motel : simple, but clean, with a small kitchen, a little piece of garden on the front, a really nice welcoming from the owner etc.
Our only and small black spot was the cleaning : no cleaning at all has be done during our stay. It was written that beds were not done, or that towels were not changed if not asked for green reasons, and that's really fine. But a little bit a vacuuming would have been appreciated, or it would have been nice to avoid to put the clean dishes drying in the sink with the dirty dishes...

Date of stay: December 2016
  • Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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1  Thank Mélanie B
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Reviewed 28 December 2016

We stayed here for two nights, and used it as our jump-off point for Milford Sound. Tony and Denise were very helpful in booking our Milford Sound cruise, and recommended a time to go. The kitchenette was functional, we used it to cook our dinner that we bought at a nearby grocery store. Would definitely recommend.

Date of stay: December 2016
  • Trip type: Travelled with family
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Reviewed 20 December 2016

Booking - it was a breeze booking for the room on the website.
Location - a short walk away from the lake and city centre, very centrally located. we loved the walk through the park to the city centre.
Rooms - very clean and simple. just enough for what we need to stay two nights on our trip to the fiordlands.
Service - tony and his team were extremely lovely folks who welcomed us.

overall a very pleasant stay! can't wait to be back :)

Can't wait to be back!

Date of stay: December 2016
  • Trip type: Travelled with family
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Reviewed 1 December 2016

3 of us had a Family unit for 2 nights as we needed 3 beds ! Very surprised at the spacious unit which had everything we needed. Very comfortable, clean, close to everything - the lakefront, town centre . A lovely small, very friendly motel ( plus a very friendly dog!!) and would certainly stay there again.

Room tip: If unsure, email the motel direct.
Date of stay: November 2016
  • Trip type: Travelled with family
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1  Thank Trish005
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