Te Anau Lakefront Backpackers

48-50 Lakefront Drive, Te Anau, PO Box 81, Te Anau, Te Anau, New Zealand, Distance from city centre: 0.6km

Rating: 81%from 3 reviews

  • 80%Atmosphere
  • 86%Staff
  • 86%Security
  • 86%Cleanliness
  • 80%Location
  • 73%Value for money
  • 80%Facilities
Here at Te Anau Lakefront Backpackers we have free unlimited WiFi for you to enjoy.
The property is set in park like grounds on the shores of Lake Te Anau all within a 5 minute walk to the town centre. We have Mountain and lake views from the majority of the rooms and all our lounges have great views of Fiordland national park and Lake Te Anau. FREE UNLIMITED WIFI over the whole property including all bedrooms.

We have a big screen movie room, indoor and outdoor kitchen facility's including BBQ, space to relax in the garden's with frequent native bird visitors, fully equipped kitchen, laundry facilities and on site storage.

At reception you are able to book all tours including Milford sound, Doubtful sound, Glow worms, Horse trekking, transport and transfers. Our friendly staff look forward to welcoming you to the only lakefront backpackers in Te Anau.

Here in Te Anau you will find a well maintained, clean, cosy & warm backpackers accommodation lodge to base yourself whilst you explore the Fiords, Tracks, Caves, Lakes and Scenery of Fiordland National Park.

We provide ensuites, double, single, twin, four bed and six bed share rooms all with fresh linen and duvets on the beds

We are only a few minutes walk to the Te Anau village centre where you will find a good selection of supermarkets, cafes, bars, restaurants and shops.

Te Anau Backpackers amenity areas include: unlimited free WiFi Internet. Tour reservations desk for the best deals, OSP, barbecue and Tracknet bus stop.

IF YOU ARE ARRIVING AFTER 8:00PM PLEASE LET US KNOW SO THAT WE CAN MAKE ARRANGEMENTS FOR YOUR CHECK-IN.
Please note Reception hours vary:
November to May- Reception will open 8:00am to 8:30pm
June-July Reception will open 8:30 to 7pm
August to September - Reception will open 9:00am to 6:30pm

Please note if you do not declare your children, the hostel has the right to not accept your booking.

Prices are per person per night.

Availability & Rates

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • Age Restriction
  • BBQ
  • Board Games
  • Book Exchange
  • Card Phones
  • Common Room
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • DVDs
  • Free City Maps
  • Free WiFi
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Jobs Board
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Late check-out
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Steam Room
  • Towels For Hire
  • Utensils

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 2 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

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This property has specific Terms & Conditions.

Please note all cancellations must be made at least 48 hours prior to arrival. (local time)

November to May- Reception will open 8:00am to 8:30pm
June-July Reception will open 8:30 to 7pm
August to September - Reception will open 9:00am to 6:30pm
IF YOU ARE ARRIVING AFTER 8:00PM PLEASE LET US KNOW SO THAT WE CAN MAKE ARRANGEMENTS FOR YOUR CHECK-IN. OUR RECEPTION IS OPEN FROM 8AM TILL 8PM.

Directions
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For transport into and around Fiordland and Southern New Zealand, Tracknet offer services during the summer season connecting Te Anau, Milford Sound, Queenstown and Invercargill.

Queenstown Airport
Frankton, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand

Take Sir Henry Wigley Dr to State Highway 6
3 min (700 m)

At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto State Highway 6
1 h 4 min (85.7 km)

Follow State Highway 97 and State Highway 94 to Lakefront Dr in Te Anau

Located Near

Te Anau is is central to all of New Zealands most famous scenic beauties, within 2 hours you can be inspired by the sheer forces of nature in Doubtful Sound or Milford Sound from your cruise or kayak. Te Anau Glow Worm Caves are 300 metres from our hostel, busses to the Routeburn, Milford and Kepler Great Walks and Hollyford Tracks pick up from here (for Multi-Day and Day walks). From Te Anau Lakefront Backpackers you can also go Quad Bike riding, Horse riding, swimming.

Please note Reception hours vary:
November to May- Reception will open 8:00am to 8:30pm
June-July Reception will open 8:30 to 7pm
August to September - Reception will open 9:00am to 6:30pm

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