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Distinction Te Anau Hotel and Villas

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28 Jan.29 Jan.
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A warm welcome. Nice room. No air con so left window ope en. Comfortable-had a great sleep. Quiet too. Ideal for two frienda as 2 large beds in room.Colour scheme good. Few lollie papers llying on floor otherwise clean and tidt. Nice bathroom too.Picture of...More

Thank Susie Y
Response from bstander, General Manager at Distinction Te Anau Hotel and VillasResponded yesterday

Dear Susie Thanks for your kind words of encouragement and I am delighted to hear you enjoyed your stay. Please accept my sincere apologies there were lolly papers on floor, I will follow this up with our team to ensure our attention to detail is...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Initially I thought this place was going to be fantastic. The rooms are quite small once two double beds are placed in there. My main problem was the noise, sounded like we had a herd of elephants above us all hours of the night. Every...More

Thank Scott B
Response from bstander, General Manager at Distinction Te Anau Hotel and VillasResponded yesterday

Dear Scott Thanks for taking the time to place feedback regarding your recent stay. Please accept my sincere apologies you were kept awake and I sincerely hope you enjoyed the rest of your time in Fiordland. Regards Brent Stander

Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff at this hotel are very good. They are cheerful, attentive and professional but they can't paper over the old facilities. Our room faced west and had no a/c. We opened the small window but it made little difference. The other facilities are similarly...More

Thank Gus L
Response from bstander, General Manager at Distinction Te Anau Hotel and VillasResponded yesterday

Dear Gus Thanks for your feedback and time to comment on your recent stay. We take all of our guests comments on board and use as a tool to better ourselves. I am delighted to hear the staff made a lasting impression and sincerely hope...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location close to lake edge, restaurants and facilities. Villa was cosy and well appointed bedding, bathroom and lounge. Only fault was there is a tiny bar fridge and toaster and kettle. No sink, so if you are planning on cooking yourself it would have...More

Thank Justin R
Response from bstander, General Manager at Distinction Te Anau Hotel and VillasResponded yesterday

Dear Justin Thanks for your valuable feedback and we have taken your comments on board and will use as a tool to benchmark ourselves. I sincerely hope you enjoy the rest of your time in New Zealand. Regards Brent Stander

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had one night here which coincided with our scenic flight trip. We had a cottage at the rear of the property which was comfortable and clean, but was a little ‘tired’. Adequate but nothing to write home about. We didn’t use the bar or...More

Thank Rob W
Response from bstander, General Manager at Distinction Te Anau Hotel and VillasResponded yesterday

Dear Rob Thanks for your review and comments regarding your recent stay. We have taken these on board and thank you for your time to place feedback. Regards Brent Stander

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Pool
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Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Conference Facilities
Business Centre with Internet Access
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Pool
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USD 154 - USD 225 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#3 Business Hotel in Te Anau
#6 Luxury Hotel in Te Anau
#13 Romantic Hotel in Te Anau
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
USD 154 - USD 225 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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#3 Business Hotel in Te Anau
#6 Luxury Hotel in Te Anau
#13 Romantic Hotel in Te Anau
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Lavinia W
30 August 2016|
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Response from Dharama S | Property representative |
Hi Lavinia, Thank you for your enquire, this year we are catering Christmas Dinner for our in-house guests only. Many thanks, Dharama Sena
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"2 bedroom villas are good though they do not have a lake view"
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"Go for the one bedroom vilas. Large with every comfort you could want. We had an excellent two night stay..."
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"Overlooking the lake."
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"Ask for a lake view room on the first (top) floor."
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