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Overview
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good47%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Staff were very unfriendly and rude. The rubbish bins were not emptied throughout our entire stay. The showers and bathrooms were dirty and far apart. Other than that, the accomodation was cheap - wouldn’t have spent another dollar on it though

Thank Tyla R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I chose to stay in this quiet and clean little campground mainly because of its proximity to the Real Journeys dock for trips to Doubtful Sound. We found the owner very friendly and accommodating. We loved being able to walk down to...More

Thank Scott H
Response from Possumlodge, Owner at Possum LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. We are pleased you enjoyed your time in Manapouri. It is a lovely walk through the beech trees to Pearl Harbour, where the Doubtful Sound boats depart. Hope you enjoy the rest of your travels in NZ.

Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

Possum Lodge lives from its location (close to the stone beach, close to the Doubtful Sound departure point), but that's about it. The facilities are run down and it is obvious that the place hasn't seen much investments (neither time nor money) in the recent...More

Thank peurta
Response from Possumlodge, Owner at Possum LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

This guest clearly has no idea or appreciation of the hospitality industry. We bought this camping ground a year ago and have spent many hours and money on it. You did not see it a year ago. We are working furiously on upgrading but this...More

Reviewed 8 February 2018

Fabulous unit,style is old,but charming and very clean. So peaceful,unit has its own private seating area. Inside has everything you need to cook up a meal,or there's a couple of takeaways 3 mins away. Lovely walk along the lake, right outside your door. Lovely overnight...More

Thank Mandynz193630
Response from Possumlodge, Owner at Possum LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review Mandy. We hope you enjoyed your time travelling through Fiordland. You are most welcome to visit again as you are not too far away. Take care.

Reviewed 10 January 2018

We really enjoyed this campsite; all the other guests and hosts were really friendly. Although the Wifi was only in the areas adjacent to the lounge it was reliable; and comfy to recharge devices there. The laundry worked a treat, and we cooked in the...More

Thank Ankalima
Response from Possumlodge, Owner at Possum LodgeResponded 19 January 2018

Thank you for your review. We are pleased you enjoyed your holiday in Manapouri and at Possum Lodge. All the best for the rest of your travels in NZ. Take care.

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"Website looks nicer than actual lodge."
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"Motel units are really nice"
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"Good for a couple of nights, not much else to do in manapouri, bring supplies before you come"
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"Take number three cabin if you want a kitchen - room for 4 easily."
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