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Distinction Te Anau Hotel & Villas
4 stars

Distinction Te Anau Hotel & Villas

64 Lakefront Terrace, Te Anau 9681, New Zealand
Te Anau, New Zealand
See location+64 3249 9700
From
C$ 223
Cheapest

rate per night

7.6
Good
based on 216 reviews
216 reviews
Room type
Provider
Nightly total
Double room
C$ 223
Queen room
C$ 244
Deluxe room
C$ 248

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About Distinction Te Anau Hotel & Villas

  • Hotel Room
    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi and Parking for free

Featuring a Jacuzzi, an indoor pool and a sauna, Distinction Te Anau Hotel & Villas is located in Te Anau and is a brief walk from Te Ana-au Caves. It offers wireless internet and is moments from Luxmore Jet and other well-known attractions.

There are a range of amenities on offer to those staying at the hotel, including a beauty centre, 24-hour room service and meeting facilities. Convenient services include an express check-in feature and a luggage storage area.

All the elegant rooms at Distinction Te Anau Hotel & Villas provide a spa bath, plus all the necessities for an enjoyable stay. They are also equipped with a refrigerator, a mini bar and a microwave.

Breakfast and dinner are served every day at Mac Kinnon Room Restaurant, as are local specialties. Guests wanting to unwind can take advantage of the hotel's bar, The Explorer Bar and Lake View Terrace.

For those wishing to explore the great outdoors, Distinction Te Anau Hotel & Villas is near popular fishing and scenic spots. Those wanting to explore the area are able to visit Manapouri, located an easy car ride from the property.

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Amenities at Distinction Te Anau Hotel & Villas

  • Outdoor pool
  • Indoor pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Free parking
  • Business centre

Basics

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Air-conditioned
  • Trash cans

Dining

  • Electric kettle
  • Minibar
  • Packed lunches
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Microwave
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Kettle
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee machine

Services and conveniences

  • Business centre
  • Wake-up service
  • Concierge service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • Tour desk
  • Express check-out
  • Chapel/shrine
  • 24hr front desk

General

  • Family rooms
  • Fireplace
  • Seating area
  • Garden view
  • Sofa
  • Lake view
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted
  • Storage available

Bathroom

  • Shower
  • Bathtub
  • Spa bath
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom

Things to do

  • Hiking
  • Bicycle rental
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Cycling
  • Horse riding

Pool and spa

  • Spa
  • Hot tub
  • Indoor pool
  • Outdoor pool
  • Sauna

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Disabled Access
  • No smoking
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs

Media and entertainment

  • Radio
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV

Outdoor

  • Terrace/Patio
  • Balcony
  • Garden

Laundry

  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board

Family friendly

  • Cribs available
  • Child pool
  • Kids meals

Parking and transportation

  • Free parking
  • Private parking

Workspace

  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Safe

Bedroom

  • Alarm clock

Reviews of Distinction Te Anau Hotel & Villas

7.6
Good216 verified reviews
2.8Families
4.2Couples
0.8Solo
1.1Friends
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7.4Good
Anonymous, Jan. 2017

Pros. Access to a balcony with water views Spacious room and free parking

Cons. Overall decor was a bit dated

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What are the dining options at Distinction Te Anau Hotel & Villas?

The hotel offers breakfast and dinner every day at Mac Kinnon Room Restaurant, serving local specialties. Guests can also unwind at the hotel's bar, The Explorer Bar and Lake View Terrace.

Are there any concerns about the cleanliness of the hotel?

Some guests mentioned that little maintenance appears to be done in the rooms and around the complex. However, others appreciated the spacious and clean rooms with lovely bathrooms and generous lounge areas.

What can guests expect from the hotel's location?

The hotel is located right across the street from the beautiful Lake Te Anau, offering easy access to popular fishing and scenic spots. It's also within walking distance to the town center and provides a fabulous view of the lake.

How are the staff at Distinction Te Anau Hotel & Villas?

Many guests found the staff to be very friendly, warm, and welcoming, going the extra mile to provide exceptional service. However, a few guests had encounters with staff members that were not as positive.

What are the common concerns about the hotel's facilities?

Some guests expressed concerns about the hotel being dated and in need of updating, particularly mentioning issues with the spa pool, maintenance, and the quality of the rooms. Others found the villa spacious and quiet, with excellent food and exceptional staff.

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Book a Room with a View

Several guests mentioned that the views from the rooms were spectacular. Opting for a room with a balcony facing the lake comes highly recommended.

Consider Villa Accommodation

Guests found the villas to be spacious and well-equipped, making them a great option for families or larger groups.

Check for Room Maintenance

Some guests reported issues with cleanliness and maintenance in certain rooms, so it's advisable to check recent reviews for the latest information on room conditions.

Explore Nearby Attractions

The hotel's proximity to attractions like Te Ana-au Caves and Luxmore Jet makes it convenient for guests interested in outdoor activities and local sightseeing.

Inquire About Room Amenities

While some rooms were reported to have limited amenities, such as no microwaves in certain villas, it's recommended to confirm the availability of specific facilities before booking.

Consider Dining Options

Guests praised the breakfast and dinner offerings, but some found the evening meals to be slightly disappointing. It's worth exploring nearby dining options as well.

Be Mindful of Seasonal Rates

As the hotel experiences high and low seasons, it's advisable to consider the timing of the visit to align with personal preferences and avoid potential crowds.

Utilize On-Site Facilities

The hotel offers a range of facilities, including an indoor pool, sauna, and Jacuzzi, providing opportunities for relaxation and leisure during the stay.

Check for Accessibility

Guests with mobility concerns should inquire about the availability of rooms with easy accessibility, as some areas may have limited access for individuals with mobility challenges.

Consider Value for Money

While the location and views were highly praised, some guests felt that the overall value for the price paid was not entirely satisfactory. It's advisable to weigh the overall experience against the cost when considering a stay.

Location

64 Lakefront Terrace, Te Anau 9681

What's nearby

  • Luxmore Jet149 m
  • Te Ana-au Caves232 m
  • Fiordland National Park337 m
  • Fiordland Cinema0.6 km
  • Ivon Wilson Scenic Reserve1 km
  • Te Anau Wildlife Centre1.6 km
  • Te Anau Golf Course3.1 km
  • Kepler Track3.2 km
  • Te Anau Glowworm Caves13.9 km
  • Lake Te Anau14.6 km
  • Lake Manapouri17.1 km
  • Lady Alice Falls44 km

Policies

Check-in/Check-out

Check in anytime after 2:00 PM, check out anytime before 10:00 AM

Cancellation/prepayment

Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Essential information about Distinction Te Anau Hotel & Villas

Low season

December

High season

February

Average price (weeknight)

C$ 420
Cheapest month to stay with an average 22% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 12% rise in price.
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When to book a room at Distinction Te Anau Hotel & Villas

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Top tips for your stay at Distinction Te Anau Hotel & Villas

  • If you’re after a cheap room at Distinction Te Anau Hotel & Villas, then you should consider staying during the low season. The cheapest deals can generally be found in December and March.
  • How long should you stay at Distinction Te Anau Hotel & Villas? KAYAK users usually book their rooms here for 1 day.

FAQs when booking at Distinction Te Anau Hotel & Villas

  • Where is Distinction Te Anau Hotel & Villas located?

    Distinction Te Anau Hotel & Villas is located at 64 Lakefront Terrace, 0.3 km from the centre of Te Anau. Luxmore Jet is the closest landmark to Distinction Te Anau Hotel & Villas.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at Distinction Te Anau Hotel & Villas?

    Check-in time is 2:00 PM and check-out time is 10:00 AM at Distinction Te Anau Hotel & Villas.

  • Does Distinction Te Anau Hotel & Villas offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, Distinction Te Anau Hotel & Villas offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Does Distinction Te Anau Hotel & Villas offer free parking?

    Yes, Distinction Te Anau Hotel & Villas offers free parking.

  • How far is Distinction Te Anau Hotel & Villas from the airport?

    Distinction Te Anau Hotel & Villas is 91.7 km from Queenstown Intl. Distinction Te Anau Hotel & Villas is 120.5 km from Invercargill.

  • Does Distinction Te Anau Hotel & Villas have a pool?

    Yes, Distinction Te Anau Hotel & Villas has a pool on-site.

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    KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at Distinction Te Anau Hotel & Villas in Te Anau and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at Distinction Te Anau Hotel & Villas and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for Distinction Te Anau Hotel & Villas.

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Good to know

Value for money

6.9

Distance to downtown

0.3 km