Get an overview of this hotelEco-friendly hotel with restaurant and outdoor pool


Situated on a lake, this eco-friendly hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Luxmore Jet and Lake Te Anau. Fiordland Cinema and Ivon Wilson Scenic Reserve are also within 1 mi (2 km).

Hotel Features

A restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a fitness center are available at this smoke-free hotel. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a bar/lounge, a coffee shop/café, and a spa tub are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 112 rooms provide conveniences like refrigerators and coffee makers, plus room service and flat-screen TVs. Hair dryers, safes, and ironing boards are among the other amenities that guests will find.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to an outdoor pool and a children's pool, Distinction Te Anau Hotel And Villas provides a spa tub and a sauna. The hotel offers a restaurant and a coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Event facilities include a conference center, conference space, and a meeting room. This eco-friendly hotel also offers a fitness center, tour/ticket assistance, and barbecue grills. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

Distinction Te Anau Hotel And Villas is a smoke-free property.

  • Luggage storage 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Conference center 
  • Wedding services 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Total number of rooms - 112 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Spa tub 
  • Garden 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Conference space 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • One meeting room 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Picnic area 
  • Restaurant 
  • Free self parking 
  • Free RV, bus, truck parking 
  • Sauna 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Children's pool 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Free use of nearby fitness center 
  • Free WiFi 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Children's pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Room Amenities

  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Room service 

Where to Eat

Breakfast is available for a surcharge each morning.

MacKinnon Room - This restaurant serves breakfast, brunch, dinner, and light fare. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available.

Room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

An outdoor pool, a children's pool, and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a sauna and a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Boat tours nearby 
  • Cave exploring/spelunking nearby 

Spa Services

  • Massages 
  • Sports massage 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time ends at 10:30 PM

Check-in time starts at 2 PM


Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are 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.


The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between NZD 19.50 and NZD 29 per person (approximately)
  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD 37 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Qualmark, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

National Rating

Official New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®

Qualmark® assigns an official star rating for accommodations in New Zealand. This Hotel property is rated 4 stars.

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