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House Of Wood

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5 May 2016
“Great time in Te Anau”
20 Mar 2016
“Don't take the cottage unless you are ok roughing it ”
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Reviewed 5 May 2016 via mobile

We had 2 nights stay in Merle and Cliffs B&B House of Wood in Feb. 2016. Wonderful Hosts during the short stay. We had booked a tour to Doubtful sound and Cliff recommended to start with the early tour because of those lots of chinese...More

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 21 March 2016 via mobile

We did not stay in the main house but we were offered the "cottage" and it's not quaint like a cottage. It is a basic cinder block house that is in need of major updating. I will say it was very clean and kitchen was...More

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Reviewed 16 November 2015

We stayed here after completing the Routeburn track - only a few minutes walk from the bus stop in the main street. Greeted with a cup of tea and home-made biscuits on arrival which was an excellent touch. Bed was fantastic to sleep on after...More

Thank Sam P
Reviewed 5 June 2015

We have stayed in House of Wood twice. We chose it the second time because the owner Merle was so nice and helpful, and the place so unusual and comfortable. This time I had just broken my wrist the week before we arrived there, and...More

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Reviewed 16 May 2015

Merle is such a lovely lady, she was so understanding when we turned up late on our first night (all due to a mix up with lost luggage by flight company), and she was up at first light the next day to serve her amazing...More

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New Zealand > South Island > Southland Region > Fiordland National Park > Te Anau
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"Any are good, but the one with the views over Te Anau is best."
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"Book early if you want a en-suite Bedroom."
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"Choose the configuration you need as one room does not have an ensuite"
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"There is one room we know of where the bathroom is up the stairs, in case any of you would have an issue with..."
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