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    Te Anau Lakefront Backpackers

    48 - 50 Lakefront Drive, Te Anau, Fiordland National Park 9600, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent24%
    • Very good42%
    • Average23%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible4%
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    “bed dorm” (10 reviews)
    “the kitchen” (42 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Paid Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Pool
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Te Anau Lakeview Holiday Park
    772 reviews
    #4 of 23 hotels in Te Anau
     
    YHA Te Anau
    222 reviews
    #5 of 27 Speciality lodging in Te Anau
     
    Te Anau Top 10 Holiday Park
    641 reviews
    #1 of 27 Speciality lodging in Te Anau
     
    Lakefront Lodge
    368 reviews
    #3 of 23 hotels in Te Anau
     
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We spent 2 nights here and it was a good stay. We had an ensuit bathroom however the shower was very weak and it started to flood the room because there's no barrier to stop the water. The room was comfortable and there was plenry...More

    Thank Whiterun
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    A good option to stay in. The lady on reception was delightful and couldn't have made us feel more welcome. The social areas are good. The rooms are different - I think it must have been an old motel from its set up. No bunk...More

    Thank engrob84
    Reviewed 4 June 2017

    This place has great potential but compared to other hostels, particularly other BBH places its not quite as good value for money. All in all it was a pretty fair price for the area and the location is excellent. Easy to walk everywhere in town...More

    Thank NatashaRachael
    Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

    We arrived at night to be greeted by the staff at the desk, who were lovely and funny. It's very convenient that all the information about the wifi,checkout and other details are on the key they give you. The rooms were warm and each bed...More

    Thank harryobr98
    Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

    Awesome hostel super close to everything in town and on the edge of a beautiful lake. The stoves and showers didn't work very well, but they did the trick. Big dorm rooms and awesome common areas. Definitely would stay here again.

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    Te Anau Lakeview Holiday Park
    772 reviews
    #4 of 23 hotels in Te Anau
     
    YHA Te Anau
    222 reviews
    #5 of 27 Speciality lodging in Te Anau
     
    Te Anau Top 10 Holiday Park
    641 reviews
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    Lakefront Lodge
    368 reviews
    #3 of 23 hotels in Te Anau
     
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    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • US$40 - US$64 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 21
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    • Fiordland National Park >
    • Te Anau
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    Room Tips
    "we chose a triple room and got ground floor with a small terrace, book early for these."
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    "The community areas would be especially useful for those tenting it."
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    "If you have a tent, its worth using as its a little cheaper and you still get use of the facilities. ;)"
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    "Rooms at the back of property is nice and quiet..."
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