Explorer Motel & Apartments

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Terrace/patio
Laptop workspace, blackout curtains, iron/ironing board, free WiFi

Overview of Explorer Motel & Apartments

Explorer Motel & Apartments

3.0 star property

4.6/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.7/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Kitchen
  • Breakfast available
  • Laundry
  • Housekeeping

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment
6 Cleddau Street, (Corner Cleddau & Mokoroa Street), Te Anau, 9600

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationLake Te Anau7 min walk
  • Popular LocationFiordland National Park Visitor Centre11 min walk
  • Popular LocationIvon Wilson Scenic Reserve19 min walk
  • AirportTe Anau (TEU-Manapouri)14 min drive

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About this area

Te Anau

Located in Te Anau, Explorer Motel & Apartments is in the mountains and in a regional park. Te Wahipounamu and Fiordland National Park Visitor Centre reflect the area's natural beauty and area attractions include Luxmore Jet and Te Anau Wildlife Centre. Guests appreciate the motel's central location.

What's nearby

  • Luxmore Jet - 6 min walk
  • Fiordland Cinema - 7 min walk
  • Lake Te Anau - 7 min walk
  • Fiordland National Park Visitor Centre - 11 min walk
  • Ivon Wilson Scenic Reserve - 19 min walk

Restaurants

  • Kepler Restaurant - 6 min walk
  • Ming Garden Chinese Restaurant - 6 min walk
  • Paradiso - 6 min walk
  • Naturally Fiordland - 6 min walk
  • Mainly Seafood - 6 min walk

About this property

Explorer Motel & Apartments

3-star motel in Te Anau with free parking
Along with laundry facilities, this motel has tour/ticket assistance and a garden. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include barbecues and a picnic area. All 17 rooms feature kitchenettes with fridges and microwaves, plus free WiFi and flat-screen TVs with satellite channels. Other amenities available to guests include electric kettles, hairdryers and ironing boards.
Explorer Motel & Apartments offers 17 forms of accommodation with a hairdryer and an iron/ironing board. Accommodation at this 3-star motel has kitchenettes with fridges, microwaves and kitchenware and utensils.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. 32-inch Flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels. Additionally, rooms include free toiletries and blackout curtains. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Property is disinfected with electrostatic spray
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC) and COVID-19 Guidelines (WHO)

Check-in

Contactless social distancing and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available.

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
At check-in, guests must provide a record of full COVID-19 vaccination
COVID-19 vaccination record requirement applies to all guests aged 12 and older
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Food and drink

  • Continental breakfast available for a fee daily 8 AM–10 AM: NZD 15.00 for adults and NZD 15.00 for children

Family friendly

  • Kitchenette
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Fridge

Conveniences

  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Picnic area

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Heating

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shampoo
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 32-inch flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Electric kettle
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Toaster

More

  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-friendly workspace

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2 PM - 8:00 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 8:00 PM
If you are planning to arrive after 7:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
At check-in, guests must provide a record of full COVID-19 vaccination
COVID-19 vaccination record requirement applies to all guests aged 12 and older

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for continental breakfast: NZD 15.00 for adults and NZD 15.00 for children (approximately)
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 3 per cent

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cots/infant beds
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector

National rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our ratings system.

Property is also known as

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Overall score and ratings

4.6

Wonderful

Rating 5 - Excellent. 140 out of 224 reviews
5 - Excellent 63%
Rating 4 - Good. 75 out of 224 reviews
4 - Good 33%
Rating 3 - Okay. 9 out of 224 reviews
3 - Okay 4%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 224 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 224 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

4.7/5

Cleanliness

4.8/5

Staff & service

4.7/5

Amenities

4.4/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Photos don't do this place justice! Much much nicer in person, the room was immaculate and very well catered for. Very convenient having a mini-fridge and a kitchenette as well, and conveniently located near the lakefront and the town centre
Stayed 4 nights in Jan 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
It's a lovely boutique apartment with prime location and beautiful surroundings.
Stayed 2 nights in Dec 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Hosts were very kind, and the room was so great that we stayed another night
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
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Stayed 2 nights in Dec 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Family Get Together
Lovely rooms for an extended family to stay together. Bathroom was huge! Great location walking distance to town. Quiet and lovely outlook over the park and mountains.
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2021