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Te Anau Travel Guide

Te Anau is a picturesque town in New Zealand that will make for an unforgettable vacation. This town is on the shores of Lake Te Anau and boasts endless opportunity for outdoor recreation. A lot of outdoorsy people wanting to go on an adventure stay in Te Anau for the Fiordland National Park. Despite its natural setting, there is some shopping opportunities in Te Anau to enjoy, too. When it comes to dining, there are local and relaxed cafés, as well as dining al fresco with a view. Favorite local dishes include seafood, in particular, lobster.

Things to Do in Te Anau

Lake Te Anau is an unforgettable, picturesque lake that is just waiting to be explored. In fact, it is the biggest freshwater lake in Australasia. Not only can visitors see it with their own eyes, but they can also go on a cruise here. The magical Glow Worm Caves are something special, with the light from the glow worms illuminating the rocks. There are boats going on tours on the underground river. Of course, visitors can’t come to Te Anau and not visit Fiordland National Park. There are miles of trails to discover the mountains and fiords, as well as the ice lakes. For kayaking, head to the Milford Sound. Animal lovers can also visit the Te Anau Bird Sanctuary.

Best Time to Visit Te Anau

The best time to visit Te Anau is during the summer when there is good weather. Remember, New Zealand's summer is from November to February.

Price and Availability in Te Anau

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The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Te Anau tends to be Wednesday, while the most expensive day tends to be Saturday. Vacation homes in Te Anau tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Wednesdays.
The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Te Anau is in February, while the cheapest month is in July. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Te Anau is in the high season in February. Te Anau has its low season in June, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.

The Weather in Te Anau

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Te Anau. The hottest month in Te Anau is January, when temperatures peak at 79 ˚F. The coolest month is July, when temperatures drop to 36 ˚F. The wettest month in Te Anau is January with 26.41 inches of rain, while the driest month is November with 6.5 inches of rain.

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Vacation Rentals in Te Anau

Browse vacation rentals from all the best providers including Airbnb, Priceline, Agoda and more at AllTheRooms.com. AllTheRooms has 1,043 rentals, hotels and other great places to stay while you enjoy Te Anau, with everything from budget hostels and homestays to extravagant Airbnbs and hotels. A typical rental in Te Anau costs on average $112 a night.

If you would like to stay connected during your trip, then you can choose from over 433 accommodations in Te Anau that have WiFi. 131 of our accommodations come with breakfast in the price. Fitness addicts can get a workout in during their stay by choosing from 14 accommodations that have gym facilities. If you're planning on arriving in Te Anau by car, be sure to choose from 490 accommodations that provide parking. We track 8 accommodations that have a pool or jacuzzi.

If you're traveling with your best friend, then be sure to choose one of the 42 pet-friendly accommodations available.

We combine a wide variety of Te Anau accommodations including vacation rentals, home stays, hostels and other unique places to stay into one easy search. We show results from more than 4 providers, including 400 places to stay from Airbnb, 66 accommodations from Priceline and 34 places to stay from Agoda.

615 accommodations in Te Anau have been reviewed; 81% are rated excellent or good. 377 places to stay in are instantly bookable.

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