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Reviewed 14 June 2018

My husband and I recently stayed here with our two friends in our camper van. We rented a powered site and thought the prices were really quite reasonable. The showers and toilets were really clean. Whilst our showers were gloriously hot, we did find that...More

Thank Tammy M
Response from Possumlodge, Owner at Possum LodgeResponded 26 June 2018

Thank you for your review and we are pleased you enjoyed your time in Manapouri and Possum Lodge. All the best for the rest of your travels in NZ. Stay warm.

Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

My son his friend and i stayed at possum lodge Friday night had a lovely time. The boys said it was the best and they liked everything they were trying to hunt for possums! Lols Lovely clean wee unit. We definitly would be back one...More

Thank vikkiegillespie
Response from Possumlodge, Owner at Possum LodgeResponded 11 June 2018

It was a pleasure to meet yourself and family Vikkie. We are pleased you enjoyed your time off in Manapouri and hope you had enjoyable rest of your weekend away. All the best for the upcoming season. Stay warm. See you again sometime.

Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

Nice, secluded, quiet, very peaceful, lots of trees next to lake we are doing a 12 night tour of the South Island 5 stars owners very friendly ...close to doubtful sound tours. Nice facilities hot showers, flush toilets.

Thank Andy W
Response from Possumlodge, Owner at Possum LodgeResponded 21 May 2018

Thank you for your review. We are pleased you enjoyed your holiday in Manapouri. Yes, it is a delightful walk through the beech trees to the Doubtful Sound departure point. Best wishes for the rest of your travels.

Reviewed 21 April 2018 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 thoughMore

1  Thank Tyla R
Response from Possumlodge, Owner at Possum LodgeResponded 26 April 2018

We have never been unfriendly or rude to any of our guests. This is a typical example of a spoilt child now travelling apart from their parents and having to stay in budget accommodation, yet still expecting 5 star service, that the parents used to...More

Reviewed 9 April 2018 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

1  Thank Scott H
Response from Possumlodge, Owner at Possum LodgeResponded 12 April 2018

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.

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"Great powered sites and the cutest kitchen ever!"
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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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