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    Blue Thistle Cottages

    168 Te Anau- Milford Highway, Te Anau, Fiordland National Park 9640, New Zealand
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 10 May 2017

    Stayed here Feb 2017. Perfect. Beautiful setting, quiet, peaceful, private. Hosts very friendly and helpful. Best for people who have a car/ transport. Ideal base for Milford / Doubtful Sounds - tour bus for DS picked us up at the gate, even though we were...More

    Thank Astrogirl59
    Reviewed 9 May 2017

    First of all the owners Annette and Peter and their dog Lucy are gracious hosts with excellent advice on what to do in the area. The cottage is well appointed with a bedroom, bathroom, living room and kitchen. The kitchen has a sink, fridge and...More

    Thank phishears
    Reviewed 8 May 2017

    What a perfect place to stay while visiting the many beautiful attractions around TeAnau. These cottages are beautifully situated with a paint-worthy view, and are private, comfortable and well-equipped. Especially after we got to know the owners, the delightful Annette and Peter Gardiner, we felt...More

    Thank MidAtlanticArtist
    Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

    Had a fabulous stay here with my husband. Peter and Annette were very friendly and helpful. Location was close to town centre so food wasn't an issue, and some restaurants provide free delivery (e.g The Olive Tree cafe). Room was sufficiently heated up with a...More

    Thank Esther N
    Reviewed 26 March 2017

    We stayed 4 nights at Blue Thistle and will definitely try to stay here again if/when we make it back to Fiordland. The cottage was very cozy and clean, with awesome views. The property is just a few kms from the center of town on...More

    Thank 68CJP
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
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    • Price range
    • US$161 - US$286 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 4
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    • Southland Region >
    • Fiordland National Park >
    • Te Anau
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    • Blue Thistle Cottages Hotel Te Anau
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    "All but one cottage seem to have the magnificent views"
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