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Motels in Southland

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Featured Motels in Southland

Aden Motel
3 out of 5
57-59 Quintin Drive, Te Anau
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The price is NZ$81 per night

This family-friendly Te Anau motel is located on a lake, within a 15-minute walk of Luxmore Jet, Fiordland Cinema and Fiordland National Park (Te Wahipounamu). ...

4.3/5Excellent! (321 reviews)

"Quiet and clean. Across the street to pathway to the lake. Short walk to downtown. Lovely flower garden. Laundry facilities and clothes line. Able to sit outside. Very nice stay."…"

Reviewed on 4 Mar. 2020

Aden Motel
Hacienda Motel
3 out of 5
678 Tay Street, Invercargill
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The price is NZ$132 per night

Situated in Invercargill, this motel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Bill Richardson Transport World, Stadium Southland and Surrey Park. Rugby Park Stadium and Splash ...

4.3/5Excellent! (55 reviews)

"warm, quiet and close to shops. there was free wi-fi but in some places it wouldn’t connect. overall, lovely experience"…"

Reviewed on 13 Sep. 2019

Hacienda Motel
Lakeside Motel and Apartments - Te Anau
3.5 out of 5
36 Lakefront Drive, Te Anau
The price is NZ$98 per night

Situated in Te Anau, this motel is within a 10-minute walk of Luxmore Jet and Lake Te Anau. Fiordland National Park Visitor Centre and Ivon Wilson Scenic Reserve ...

4.4/5Wonderful! (818 reviews)

"Nice place, very warm with under floor heating, awesome views get a lakeside room."…"

Reviewed on 18 May 2020

Lakeside Motel and Apartments - Te Anau
Tower Lodge Motel
4 out of 5
119 Queens Drive, Invercargill
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The price is NZ$136 per night

Located in Invercargill City Centre, this eco-friendly motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Queens Park, Rugby Park Stadium and Splash Palace. Classic Motorcycle Mecca ...

4.7/5Exceptional! (293 reviews)

"One of best motels in Invercargill for your money. Hosts are very nice and helpful"…"

Reviewed on 15 Mar. 2020

Tower Lodge Motel
295 On Tay Motel
4.5 out of 5
295 Tay Street, Invercargill
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The price is NZ$145 per night

Located in the heart of Invercargill, this motel is within a 15-minute walk of Rugby Park Stadium, Splash Palace and Bill Richardson Transport World. Civic Theatre ...

4.7/5Exceptional! (497 reviews)

"Great hosts who went above and beyond, driving us into town to have a look around and storing our luggage for a few hours."…"

Reviewed on 25 Feb. 2020

295 On Tay Motel
Amber Court Motel
4 out of 5
68 Quintin Drive, Te Anau, Te Anau, Fiordland
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The price is NZ$72 per night

Situated in Te Anau, this motel is within a 15-minute walk of Luxmore Jet and Lake Te Anau. Fiordland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) and Fiordland Cinema are ...

4.4/5Wonderful! (200 reviews)

"Friendly staff, warm and clean rooms with good facilities. It was quiet and perfect with kids. Highly recommend."…"

Reviewed on 1 Jun. 2020

Amber Court Motel
Explorer Motel & Apartments
3 out of 5
6 Cleddau Street, (Corner Cleddau & Mokoroa Street), Te Anau
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The price is NZ$99 per night

Situated in a regional park, this motel is within a 10-minute walk of Luxmore Jet and Lake Te Anau. Fiordland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) and Fiordland Cinema ...

4.6/5Wonderful! (211 reviews)

"Spacious room, super helpful hosts, quiet and convenient"…"

Reviewed on 12 Mar. 2020

Explorer Motel & Apartments
Monarch Motel
4 out of 5
633 Tay Street (state Highway 1), Invercargill
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The price is NZ$117 per night

Situated in Invercargill, this motel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Bill Richardson Transport World, Stadium Southland and Surrey Park. Civic Theatre and Rugby Park ...

4.4/5Wonderful! (219 reviews)

"Very happy with our stay. Beds were comfortable . Room was neat and heating available"…"

Reviewed on 23 Mar. 2020

Monarch Motel
Admiral Court Motel & Apartments
4 out of 5
327 Tay Street, Invercargill
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The price is NZ$130 per night

Situated near the airport, this motel is within a 15-minute walk of Bill Richardson Transport World, Rugby Park Stadium and Splash Palace. Stadium Southland ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (94 reviews)

"All staff from reception to cleaning staff were extremely friendly and helpful"…"

Reviewed on 19 Mar. 2020

Admiral Court Motel & Apartments
Fiordland Lakeview Motel and Apartments
4 out of 5
42 Lakefront Drive, Te Anau
The price is NZ$202 per night

Situated in Te Anau, this beach motel is within a 10-minute walk of Luxmore Jet and Lake Te Anau. Ivon Wilson Scenic Reserve and Te Anau Wildlife Centre are ...

4.8/5Exceptional! (304 reviews)

"Nice and warm, lovely big bed, lovely people that run place, very friendly"…"

Reviewed on 3 Jun. 2020

Fiordland Lakeview Motel and Apartments
Lakefront Lodge
4.5 out of 5
58 Lakefront Drive, Fiordland, corner of Lakefront and Mokoroa, Te Anau
The price is NZ$175 per night

Situated on a lake, this motel is steps away from Luxmore Jet and Lake Te Anau. Fiordland National Park Visitor Centre and Fiordland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) ...

4.4/5Wonderful! (315 reviews)
A great place to return to after your day events

"We enjoyed our stay very much. Our room was nicely decorated with the living room having a couch and 2 overstuffed recliner chairs. Kitchenette was well equipped and bed was comfortable. Nice bathroom spa tub was a joy after daily outings too. Back patio door looks out onto street, so need to pull ..."…"

Reviewed on 29 Feb. 2020

Lakefront Lodge
Marakura Deluxe Motels
3 out of 5
77a Manapouri - Te Anau Highway, Te Anau, Southland
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The price is NZ$159 per night

Situated on the waterfront, this motel is within a 15-minute walk of Lake Te Anau and Te Anau Wildlife Centre. Fiordland Cinema and Fiordland National Park (Te ...

4.4/5Wonderful! (33 reviews)

"Beautiful view from bedroom and living room! Nice, clean and comfortable beds."…"

Reviewed on 7 Jan. 2020

Marakura Deluxe Motels
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Frequently asked questions

What can I expect from a motel trip to Southland?
You’ll find 45 inexpensive motels in Southland among more than 225 hotels and other accommodation options. As you’ll save on your room, you can make the most of what Southland has to offer. Not-to-be-missed sights include Milford Sound, Lake Te Anau and Mitre Peak.
What are motels like?
At many motels, you’ll often find an outdoor pool and a free parking spot. When you stay at a motel property, you’ll usually access your room from an outside corridor overlooking the car park. The first motels popped up in the 1920s as convenient lodging for the weary traveller taking a road trip along America’s major roadways.
What are the best motels in Southland?
Lakeside Motel and Apartments - Te Anau: Stay within a quick 1-minute drive of Lake Te Anau. Enjoy the in-room kitchen, and freebies including WiFi and self-parking. Admiral Court Motel & Apartments: Free WiFi and a free airport shuttle are available during your stay, along with room amenities such as a flat-screen TV. Explorer Motel & Apartments: Enjoy access to the laundry facilities, and freebies including WiFi and self-parking. Stay within a quick 1-minute drive of Lake Te Anau. Monarch Motel: Free WiFi and free parking are available during your stay, along with room amenities such as a kitchenette. 295 On Tay Motel: Enjoy access to the laundry facilities, and freebies including WiFi and self-parking.
What can I do in Southland?
Enjoy the picturesque gardens and scenic lakeside in this family-friendly area while you’re sightseeing. Visitors to Southland speak highly of its shops and restaurants. Some popular places to visit include Milford Sound, Lake Te Anau and Mitre Peak. These are some of the parks and outdoorsy places: Lake Manapouri, Kepler Track and Oreti Beach. You’ll find these family-friendly attractions: Te Anau Wildlife Centre, Luxmore Jet and Splash Palace.
How can I get around Southland?
Fly into Invercargill (IVC), which is located 40.8 mi (65.7 km) from the city centre. If you’d like to explore around the area, consider renting a car to explore more sights.