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Explorer Motel and Apartments

"The motel is really clean and comfortable and well equipped ."

Wong - April 22, 2019
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Explorer Motel and Apartments

6 Cleddau Street, City Center, Te Anau, New Zealand, 9600 - See map
Free Wi-Fi
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Nearby landmarks
Te Anau Gardens 270 m
Fiordland Events Centre 290 m
Fiordland Community Events Centre 320 m
Four Square 400 m
Te Anau Kiwi Holiday Park 450 m
Te Anau Great Lakes Holiday Park 470 m
Fiordland Cinema 500 m
Fresh Choice 500 m
Te Anau Glow Worm Caves 500 m
Water Park 560 m
9.0

Exceptional

Location rating score

Exceptional location
ParkingFREE
  • Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!

  • Daily housekeeping

  • Blackout curtains

  • Garden

  • Smoking area

Cheaper than 87% of all properties in Te Anau in the last 24 hoursCompared to 98 Te Anau properties at Agoda for various dates
Value for money8.6
Distance to city center0.65 KM
Location rating9.0

Rooms available at Explorer Motel and Apartments

Excellent
Room comfort & quality
8.8
Superior King Studio
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  • Room size: 45 m²/484 ft²
  • Balcony/terrace
  • 1 single bed and 1 king bed
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One-Bedroom Apartment
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  • Room size: 45 m²/484 ft²
  • Balcony/terrace
  • 1 queen bed and 1 single be...
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One Bedroom Family Apartment
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  • Room size: 50 m²/538 ft²
  • Balcony/terrace
  • 3 single beds and 1 queen b...
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2 Bedroom Apartment
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  • Room size: 100 m²/1076 ft²
  • Garden view
  • 1 king bed and 1 single bed...
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Queen Studio
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  • Room size: 25 m²/269 ft²
  • Garden view
  • 1 queen bed
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Family Apartment
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  • Room size: 50 m²/538 ft²
  • Garden view
  • 3 single beds & 1 queen bed
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1 bedroom Suite
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  • Room size: 45 m²/484 ft²
  • Garden view
  • 1 queen bed and 1 single be...
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Superior King
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  • Room size: 45 m²/484 ft²
  • Garden view
  • 1 single bed and 1 king bed
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Studio
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  • Room size: 25 m²/269 ft²
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King / Single Studio Apartment
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  • Kitchenette
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Frequently asked questions

What time is check-in and check-out at Explorer Motel and Apartments?

Check-in is from 02:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM. You may request early check-in or late check-out during booking, subject to availability. Guests checking in or out before or after the designated periods may be charged an additional fee. The motel offers luggage storage to guests for before check-in and after check-out.

How do I get to Explorer Motel and Apartments?

For those who wish to drive their own cars, Explorer Motel and Apartments has a car park right on site for maximum convenience. Parking is free for guests. Self-parking is conveniently available at the motel.

Is breakfast offered at Explorer Motel and Apartments?

Wake up to a great continental breakfast at Explorer Motel and Apartments. Adults can enjoy breakfast offered with an additional charge of 15 NZD if not included in the room rate. You may save on breakfast costs with Agoda by booking a room with breakfast, which is often included for less than buying it at the motel.

What is the smoking policy at Explorer Motel and Apartments?

Explorer Motel and Apartments does permit smoking in some areas and is not 100% smoke-free.

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What people love about Explorer Motel and Apartments

  • 9.2 Exceptional
    Staff 

    "The owners are very friendly and helpful."

    Andrew

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    February 18, 2020

  • 9.2 Exceptional
    Location

    "Very comfy beds and very quiet location."

    Diane

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    October 27, 2018

  • 8.8 Excellent
    Cleanliness

    "Good location and clean motel room :)"

    Jing

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    October 30, 2018

Property ranking|Compared to 98 Te Anau properties
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Room size
53 sqm.
Room comfort score
8.8/10
Service score
9.2/10
Cleanliness score
9.1/10
Bigger than
93
%
of Te Anau properties
Better than
92
%
of Te Anau properties
Better than
91
%
of Te Anau properties
Better than
88
%
of Te Anau properties
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Overall rating:
9.3
Exceptional
1,068 reviews
Cleanliness
9.1
Facilities
8.6
Location
9.0
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What travelers say they love:
Friendly staff gave me a lot of travel tips around town!
Jing from Australia
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More about Explorer Motel and Apartments

More about Explorer Motel and Apartments

When visiting Te Anau, you'll feel right at home at Explorer Motel and Apartments, which offers quality accommodation and great service. The hotel lies 0.5 Km from the city center and provides accessibility to important town facilities. A haven of rest and relaxation, the hotel will offer total renewal just steps away from the city's numerous attractions such as Te Anau Glow Worm Caves, Kowhai Gifts & Souvenirs, Fiordland Water Taxi.

Explorer Motel and Apartments offers impeccable service and all the essential amenities to invigorate travelers. A selection of top-class facilities such as free Wi-Fi in all rooms, facilities for disabled guests, luggage storage, Wi-Fi in public areas, car park can be enjoyed at the hotel.

The ambiance of Explorer Motel and Apartments is reflected in every guestroom. television LCD/plasma screen, linens, mirror, towels, internet access – wireless are just some of the facilities that can be found throughout the property. The hotel offers many unique recreational opportunities such as garden. Superb facilities and an excellent location make the Explorer Motel and Apartments the perfect base from which to enjoy your stay in Te Anau.

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What they offer

9.2 Exceptional
Staff 

"Lastly, the host was very nice and helpful!"

XIAOZHOU

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May 11, 2019

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Reviews of Explorer Motel and Apartments from real guests

Overall rating
9.3
Exceptional
From 1068 reviews
9.6Service
9.5Cleanliness
9.4Location
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Rating via Booking.com9.4
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10
Exceptional
Cleanliness9.6
Facilities9.1
Location9.5
Room comfort and quality9.4
Service9.8
Value for money9.2
High score for Te Anau
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8-9 Excellent (246)
7-8 Very Good (168)
6-7 Good (34)
<6 Below Expectation (31)
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10.0
Exceptional
Hirst
Couple

Very happy with stay”

Great location and great hostwas all good
Nothing
Reviewed May 11, 2021

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10.0
Exceptional
Kazimierz
Couple

Exceptional”

It was a really nice place to stay. It had everything you needed. The breakfast was awesome. And the unit was really nicely put together. Comfy bed.t
Having to leave. Plus it rained on us.
Reviewed May 11, 2021

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10.0
Exceptional
Gary
Couple

Exceptional”

Good location, good parking, nice staff, nice unit
Reviewed May 11, 2021

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10.0
Exceptional
Kathryn
Couple

Exceptional”

It was our anniversary getaway and our room was upgraded. We super loved our room and our little patio outside. Bed was comfy and the room is spacious! Check in was easy. Will def come back and reco ...
Reviewed May 09, 2021

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10.0
Exceptional
Edward
Family with young children

A fantastic choice”

Great location and brilliant extremely friendly staff. Great value.
Reviewed May 05, 2021

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10.0
Exceptional
Lauretta
Group

Wonderful”

Layout
Stepping into shower in bath,
Reviewed May 02, 2021

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9.0
Exceptional
Gavin
Couple

Superb”

Friendly, clean, close to town, lake &amp; DOC.
Reviewed April 27, 2021

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8.0
Excellent
Frances
Couple

Convenient ,comfortable pleasant”

Plentiful and very adequate.
Reviewed April 21, 2021

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10.0
Exceptional
Judy
Group

Great tourism guidance and hospitality ”

Loved the exceptional assistance with tours and restaurants. Room large, super clean and fresh. Nigel and Mary were terrific. Nigel even took our bags to and from the car.
Reviewed April 20, 2021

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9.0
Exceptional
Charlene
Couple

Helpful staff, comfortable rooms, close...”

The room had everything that we could have needed in it. The location was perfect for walking into town. The staff were extremely efficient. They advised us on what to see as a tourist etc and then...
The temperature plummeted while there - but to be fair that was actually not their fault ;-)
Reviewed April 20, 2021

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9.0
Exceptional
Louise
Couple

Perfect”

Good location, clean quiet and comfy bed, good service and info from owner and staff
Reviewed April 15, 2021

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9.0
Exceptional
Donald
Couple

Good big sized room with...”

Nice quiet location fronting a small park
Reviewed April 15, 2021

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9.0
Exceptional
John
Couple

We really enjoyed our stay...”

Our room was spacious, the bed was really comfortable, and the bathroom was modern and spotless. We especially liked the outside patio and outlook onto a well kept green lawn and lovely flowers and ...
Hard to find any fault at all, but the dining chairs could be improved by the addition of chair pads
Reviewed April 14, 2021

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10.0
Exceptional
Anonymous
Couple

Thought of the little things...”

Immaculately clean. Rooms have been well thought out and you can tell that there is a lot of attention to detail. A wonderful place to stay. Mary at the office was so inviting, friendly and a ...
Reviewed April 09, 2021

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10.0
Exceptional
Tracey
Group

GREAT PLACE TO STAY”

Excellent location and very handy to the lake and town, good roomy two bedroom apartment, comfortable beds, clean and tidy, helpful, friendly and knowledgeable owners
Reviewed April 08, 2021

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8.0
Excellent
Nigel
Couple

Very good”

Friendly staff
Reviewed April 06, 2021

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9.0
Exceptional
Dean
Family with young children

Superb”

Location, clean tidy place, fantastic host&#39;s... value for the coin.
Reviewed April 05, 2021

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9.0
Exceptional
Elizabeth
Couple

Superb”

Great hosts. Very close to cafes and restaurants. Try the Sandfly Cafe and Redcliffs Restaurant if you are in this area. Very clean and comfortable room.
Reviewed April 01, 2021

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9.0
Exceptional
Philip
Couple

Superb”

Spacious and comfortable. The bathroom was very new and immaculate. Our hosts were very friendly and helpful.
Reviewed March 25, 2021

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7.0
Very good
Alexander
Couple

Good”

It a simple and convenient option for people on the go
Reviewed March 21, 2021

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