Fiordland Accommodation

Fiordland located at the southern end of New Zealand’s South Island, are some of the most beautiful and diverse regions that our country has to offer.

From UNESCO world heritage sites to rolling farmlands, to a raucous student city, these regions have something for everyone.

Have a read of what we believe are the best accommodations out there, for every type of budget.

Budget Accommodation:


These rustic timber cabins and lodges located in 10 acres of tree-studded forest in the small Fiordland town of Manapouri is budget nature-lovers paradise.

Surrounded by breathtaking walking trails, these DOC-like huts are the perfect place to base yourself before exploring Milford or Doubtful Sound, hike some of the Kepler Track, or go kayaking on the stunning Lake Manapouri or Lake Te Anau.

Gateway Te Anau:

Perfect for couples, families, or independent travellers, Gateway Te Anau has a wide range of options to best suit your needs.

From motel rooms, to cabins, to self-contained studios, to 2 or 3-bedroom apartments, to family ensuite, to lodge ensuite, to powered or non-powered campervan sites and more, this really is the perfect place to stay at a very reasonable price.

Middle-range Accommodation:

Sully’s Retreat:

This luxury self-contained log cabin in the tranquil setting of Te Anau sleeps up to 4 people.

Cook yourself a barbie while you watch the sunset over the stunning Kepler Mountains or curl up with a good book by the roaring indoor fire.

The perfect middle of the range accommodation no matter what the season, this is one place that you will want to return to again and again.

The O2 Yurt:

This luxury Yurt on Airbnb is a middle-upper class accommodation for those on a romantic getaway who are looking for something extra special.

Featuring French linen, mood lighting, heating, sculptures, art, an outdoor tub, and 1.2 million acres of breathtaking scenery as far as the eye can see, this is one must-try wool-insulated romantic glamping experience.

Luxury Accommodation:

Cabot Lodge:

Set amongst 2 acres of farmland that border the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Fiordland National Park with picture-perfect views over Lake Manapouri, this exclusive lodge features 4 different types of suites: Premier, Deluxe, Deluxe Courtyard, and 2-bedroom.

With the farm home to over 7,000 animals, make the most of this country setting and experience farming life to the full with the wonderful hosts.

Fiordland Eco Retreat:

This luxury 3-bedroom self-contained eco-retreat, situated on the doorstep of Fiordland National Park, offers 260 degree panoramic views overlooking Lake Te Anau and the snow-studded Fiordland Mountains.

Newly built in 2018 with modern amenities (including a hot tub and central heating - a must-have in this chilly part of the country!) This sustainably built home is the perfect place for a luxurious retreat away.


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