We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Blue Thistle Cottages

Save
Share
Traveller (115)
Room & Suite (47)
Dining (4)
Overview
  • Excellent85%
  • Very good12%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“the cottages”(83 reviews)
“hosts peter”(4 reviews)
“country setting”(3 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Kitchenette
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
All hotel details
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
Reviews (240)
Filter reviews
231 results
Traveller rating
196
30
4
0
1
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
196
30
4
0
1
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsthe cottageshosts petercountry settingdog lucynew zealandmilford soundhome away from homecosy cottagegreat hostsviews of the mountainstwo nightssouth islandthe kitchenshort driveplace to stayrelaxing stayexcellent accommodation
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 231 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We liked this place – everything was OK with small exceptions: - It was difficult to find this place in the dark - Road leading to the cottage was narrow with bushes on both sides of the road that were ‘scratching’ the car. -Nice place...More

Thank Elizabeth K
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

Stayed for 2 nights with partner. Accomodation is warm and cosy. The bathrobes are luxurious! Nice little place to stay if you are planning on spending the day at Milford Sound. Still close to the town centre of Te Anau.

Thank Patrick G
Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our 3 days at Blue Thistle Cottages. Our cottage was very clean and comfortable with beautiful views of the surrounding gardens and mountains. We arrived during a cold snap so the mountain tops were covered with snow which was an added bonus...More

Thank Lynne C
Reviewed 7 April 2018

Our cabin had excellent views of the mountains etc. It was well equipped and very comfortable and clean throughout. Car parking next to the cabin was good for unloading luggage!!. The location is a short drive into the centre and approx 90mins drive to Milford...More

Thank Degs7015
Reviewed 13 March 2018

Wife and I and another couple stayed at the Blue Thistle for two nights. We all very much enjoyed the appointed cottages out in the country with the cows grazing right out your front door. The cottages were very comfortable with eat in kitchen area,...More

Thank vdeeg
View more reviews
About
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Details
Price range
US$161 - US$255 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$161 - US$255 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (115)
Room & Suite (47)
Dining (4)
Pool & Beach (1)
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Kathy M
22 March 2018|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Dexterteanau | Property representative |
hello Kathy No we don't have a laundry, however I am happy to do a small load for you, or there is a launderette in town. Regards Annette
0
Votes
Room Tips
"There are only four cottages and one is a two bedroom. They are all privately placed on the property."
Read review
"All but one cottage seem to have the magnificent views"
Read review
"All rooms looked excellent"
Read review
"We stayed in cottage 4 which had two bedrooms."
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing