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Dock Bay Lodge

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Battle, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a beautiful home in the superb countryside of Te Anau. Our host Dawn made us feel very welcome and thanks to her kind assistance we found out about our change of boat for our Doubtful Sound trip and the correct place to go to catch our coach for our Milford Sound Trip. The breakfast here is top quality...

Thank ColinO11
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Every detail has been thought of in this superbly located property. Huge room to spread out in, complimentary wine, mini bar, coffee machine in room, with fabulous lake views across picture postcard gardens. We were welcomed by Sue and canine resident Colin. After our check in seated on a sofa overlooking the superb view Sue asked preferred dinner options and...

Thank Bev M
milton keynes
Reviewed 4 April 2017

We stayed here for a couple of nights. It really is a magnificent location with the grounds and the golf course. Dawn was very helpful (if a little bit "in your face" for my wife's liking). The room we had was very well appointed including the free bar. The real highlight was breakfast which was cooked to order and was...

Thank donnyMiltonKeynes
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Stupendous views, marvelous rooms, wonderful breakfasts and extremely gracious hosts - a standout of our 3 week excursion in New Zealand. This bit of paradise is a 10 minutes by car out of Te Anau but hard to imagine an alternative.

Thank W B W
Clifton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Of our 23 night tour of New Zealand this lodge is the best accommodation. The views across the immaculate gardens to Lake Te Anau are glorious. Our host Dawn was such a warm person who welcomed us with offering suggestions of places to visit and restaurants to try. Nothing was too much trouble. She organised and booked a boat trip...

Thank Walking4Sue
San Francisco
Reviewed 15 March 2017

First off.. the Fiordlands is one of the most beautiful places I have seen in all my travels! And... the Dock Bay Lodge is a wonderful "home away from home" from which to experience this amazing corner of the world. Dawn and the staff made our stay perfect from start to finish. There was nothing Dawn wouldn't do to ensure...

Thank EsKow
New York, New York, United States
Reviewed 12 March 2017

This lodge is absolutely stunning. After our drive from Wanaka to Te Anu we were blown away at how beautiful this location is. Our room was amazing with a lovely balcony overlooking the lake and an amazing place to look at the stars at night. The host Dawn was extremely welcoming and helpful when we asked for recommendations in the...

Thank Tory P
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 March 2017

We stayed in the Takitimu Suite in this lovely lodge. It was spacious and the rooms were lovely. It had a large bed with lovely linens but slightly soft (for our personal taste). Dawn placed little extra touches in the room - chocolates, wine for the first night, water and home made cakes on arrival. She organized Milford Sound tickets...

Thank RowePCCA
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Fantastic accomodation, lovely spacious room with a balcony to enjoy the stunning view of the golf course and lake. Complimentary mini bar and snacks and Mark brought up a bottle of wine for our room. Lovely ladies cooking and serving a delicious breakfast. Tables at the local restaurants were kindly booked for us for the 2 nights we were there.

Thank Cat050
N. California
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

Beautiful accommodation and the most wonderful hosts in the world. Dawn and Mark are extraordinary people who make you feel at home as soon as you walk through the door. Not to be missed! Rooms are spacious and modern, fantastic cooked to order breakfast and a tremendous range of activities close by.

Thank My3sonsCA

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Dock Bay Lodge was purpose built for the discerning traveller. There are five superking guest rooms with ensuites, two rooms have seperate lounges, all the rooms have a television and DVD player, refrigerator and tea and coffee making facilities. We are situated on the edge of the Te Anau Golf Course, the Fiordland National Park and have spectacular views of Lake Te Anau and the mountains towards Milford Sound. A full breakfast is offered plus drinks and nibbles in the afternoon. Complimentary golf clubs and mountain bikes are available. We enjoy helping you plan your time while you are in Fiordland and can made dinner reservations for you. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dock Bay Lodge

Address: 192 William Stephen Road, Te Anau, Fiordland National Park 9679, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Southland Region > Fiordland National Park > Te Anau
Price Range: ₹ 19,871 - ₹ 32,284 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Dock Bay Lodge 5*
Number of rooms: 5
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Every room has its unique qualities and special views.... thanks to the unique spot the Lodge sits on.”
EsKow, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a lake/golf course view.”
RowePCCA, 12 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The upstairs middle room has the best views which were amazing.”
K154IRrobertp, 17 Feb 2017 | Read review
“There aren't any bad rooms. Views may vary, but all are nice.”
GBfromGT, 10 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ask for the Luxmore suite.”
441yvettew, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
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