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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Clean, wholesome, well equipped rooms. Comfortable beds. Car parking on site. Very close to lake te anau, some rooms with view if same.10 minute walk to high street. Friendly, informative and attentive staff. Recommended!

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Found this motel difficult to review....but here goes. We stayed in a two bedroom unit and booked with booking.com Pros..... spotlessly clean good location owner helpful reasonably priced for NZ all basic stuff in kitchen provided to cook Cons..... A relic of times gone by walls paper thin could hear people next door cough no views or private balcony as...

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RedTussock, Owner at Red Tussock Motel, responded to this review

Sorry about the dated décor however we are at the planning stages of building 8 new upmarket units.

London
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Three of us stayed in a 2BR apartment just before walking the Milford Track. Robin is an exceptional host and made us very welcome. The apt. was simple, but roomy and functional with all mod cons. Bowl of fruit was a nice extra and other touches which went the extra mile. Location is just opposite the DOC office which was...

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RedTussock, Owner at Red Tussock Motel, responded to this review

Thank you and I am pleased you enjoyed your stay.

Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Motel was very clean and well kept. Proprietor (Robin)was a very welcoming and helpful person who had a very pleasant disposition towards his visitors. Unit was equipped with a kitchenette and unit was well serviced. Parking available on site, a ten minute walk to centre of the town. we enjoyed a pleasant and comfortable stay at the Red Tussock Motel

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RedTussock, Owner at Red Tussock Motel, responded to this review

Thank you and I am pleased you enjoyed your stay with us.

Wil, Switzerland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Overall a splendid accommodation in Te Anau, located just a few steps from the beach and walking distance to the centre. Compfy clean room, very good matrices, nice features, sufficient kitchen and the price was really good comparing to others. We stood for three nights. But the biggest plus is the owner Robin. Let him guide you through the motel...

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RedTussock, Owner at Red Tussock Motel, responded to this review

Thank you and I am pleased you enjoyed your stay with us.

brisbane
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We booked a two-bedroom apartment for two nights. The apartment was basic but good and everything worked well and was fully supplied with kitchen equipment and cutlery etc (it only lacked microwave dishes). The check-in/out was friendly and fast. It was a cold night, but the it was very warm. The kids loved the trampoline!! Based on our very good...

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RedTussock, Owner at Red Tussock Motel, responded to this review

Thank you and I am pleased you enjoyed your stay. We are at the planning stage to replace these units with 8 upmarket units being built this coming winter.

Mudgee, Australia
Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

Great motel with exceptional service from the staff. Very helpful with everything that was around Te Anau. Very close to everything ... easy walk into town. Recommended to anyone who wants a pleasant motel.

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RedTussock, Owner at Red Tussock Motel, responded to this review

Thank you and I am pleased you enjoyed your stay with us.

Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Booked a superior studio room.. They have all the facilities in the room to take tireness off your travel... Have coffee/T, kettle, utensils, bad warmer, heater. The uncle at the reception was very friendly and helpful and enjoyed every moment of the stay there Near to te anau lake and city centre

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RedTussock, Owner at Red Tussock Motel, responded to this review

Thank you and I am pleased you enjoyed your stay with us.

Sacramento, California
Reviewed 20 November 2016

We had a very pleasant experience staying here for a couple nights in Te Anu. Robin was an excellent host, providing us with useful information about our room and the surrounding area. He even went to the trouble of finding us some non-alcoholic champagne! (we don't drink). The room was very nice and clean and we had an excellent time!

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RedTussock, Owner at Red Tussock Motel, responded to this review

Thank you and I am pleased you enjoyed your stay with us.

Fleming Island, Florida
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

We arrived at the Red Tussock Motel early and were told our room would be ready in about an hour (still 2 hours before check-in time) but gave us great advice on where to get some groceries and stock up for our stay. Robin, the owner, is beyond helpful and had great advice on where to eat, where to visit,...

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RedTussock, Owner at Red Tussock Motel, responded to this review

Thank you and I am pleased you enjoyed your stay with us.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Red Tussock Motel

Address: 10 Lakefront Drive, Te Anau, Fiordland National Park 9600, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Southland Region > Fiordland National Park > Te Anau
Price Range: £66 - £173 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Red Tussock Motel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 12
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#7 Romantic Hotel in Te Anau
#7 Family Hotel in Te Anau
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“Up stairs rooms have the better view”
 of 5 bubbles peterkercher, 30 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Our room had some views of the lake as it was up stairs and at the front of the property.”
 of 5 bubbles jmatk0, 4 Nov 2016 | Read review
“3 bedroom suite is very spacious.”
 of 5 bubbles LynsayM_12, 12 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Upstairs room with balcony and lake view”
 of 5 bubbles MKH50, 9 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Superior rooms on the first floor cost extra but seemed worth it”
 of 5 bubbles peterwO3831ZC, 9 Dec 2015 | Read review
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