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Reviewed 17 April 2012

I went from Queenstown to Milford Sound and back two weeks ago with Milford Sound Select. Our tour guide was most knowledgable and gave us a great ride to the sound. The boat ride on the sound was spectacular and it was an incredibly memorable...More

Date of experience: April 2012
2  Thank mous
Reviewed 13 March 2012

Thursday, Feb 23, 2012. Milford Sound was on my schedule for the day. I booked in with Milford Sound Select which was recommended to me from other tourists I met who had taken the trip. The bus arrived on time and I was happy to...More

Date of experience: February 2012
Thank lori m
Reviewed 16 January 2012

we travelled to Milford Sound on a Milford Select bus in January 2012, and took options to take in the glacier flight and the return flight to Queenstown. The driver was awesome he knew so much about the area, including the history and the effort...More

Date of experience: January 2012
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Reviewed 6 January 2012

I would say we were a little disappointed when we saw that the coach was not the one in the website with glass roof. We were blessed with excellent weather on the day and the tour guide/driver was excellent. He was friendly, informative and helpful,...More

Date of experience: December 2011
1  Thank welovetravels21
Reviewed 5 December 2011

We had an amazing trip to Milford Sound today. The weather was great and the guide from Milford Sound Select, Lester, is the best guide you can have for this trip. The whole way from Queenstown to Milford Sound he presented the landscape and wildlife...More

Date of experience: December 2011
1  Thank Maria V
Reviewed 30 August 2011

Thankyou so much, The travel to Milford Sound was great. Comfortable and the stops along the way would not have been found by us driving on our own. The tunnel to Milford is only one vehicle wide so would not try it in our own...More

Date of experience: August 2011
Thank Thea H
Reviewed 11 August 2011

This trip was enjoyable because the driver was informative, the cruise was lovely and the service was great. Unfortunately, we didn't get to fly back because of the non-stop snow so that was disappointing but I asked for a refund for that portion of the...More

Date of experience: July 2011
3  Thank Zenduende
Reviewed 16 April 2011

It all first started when I'm browsing for the cheapest coach-cruise-coach to Milford Sound. I then found Milford Sound Select (MSS)'s website, and at that time, there's an online offer of $149 per person. During online booking, I found out that my apartment was not...More

Date of experience: April 2011
1  Thank mutiaramatahari
Reviewed 27 January 2011

I got cancelled on the day that I supposed to do the trip because of the bad weather. And I booked the ticket online a week before the trip, and they take 100% payment straight away from my credit card (not just as guarantee of...More

Date of experience: December 2010
3  Thank Dewidya
Reviewed 8 December 2010

We selected this tour as it was well price and it had a luxury coach, with glass roof and spacious reclining seats. However the coach they provided was a small 16 or so seat coach that was unsuitable for a day tour to Milford Sound....More

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MilfordSoundSelect, Owner at Milford Sound Select, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2010

Hi There Thanks for your comments. Yes at short notice we had to change onto a smaller coach. We had to make a decision at very short notice as we had a small issue with our glass roof coach. We give saftey and mantenance very...More

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Response from lochte | Reviewed this property |
A longer stop for coffee and snacks ( you have to buy) at Te Anau and several stops between Te Anau and Milford Sound to shoot photos and enjoy the nature and wonderful scenes.
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Response from NewZealandExp | Property representative |
Kia Ora! Yes we do have a toilet on our coach. As fellow travellers have mentioned. We do make plenty of stops for toilet along the way too. Please if you have any further questions do write to us. Kindest Regards, The... More
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Response from NewZealandExp | Property representative |
Kia Ora Stevo, Milford Sounds are a full day tour from Queenstown. The month of the year does not change the trip timings and is spectacular all year around. You do spend about 5 hours on the coach each way with ample... More
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