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House Of Wood

  • Excellent46%
  • Very good40%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
  • 20 Mar 2016
    “Don't take the cottage unless you are ok roughing it ”
  • 15 Nov 2015
    “A Quality B&B”
44 Moana Crescent, Te Anau, Fiordland National Park 9600 New Zealand See on map
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
Fitness centre
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Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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New Zealand > South Island > Southland Region > Fiordland National Park > Te Anau
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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

Thank Travelingatty24
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

Thank JemWiltshire
Reviewed 3 April 2015

Hosts, Merle and Cliff, were the best part of the stay. They are extremely nice, friendly, and were helpful with suggestions. The room was extremely small and basic but clean. There was no room to put anything, so quite inconvenient for a two night stay....More

Thank Arlene F
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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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