ASURE Explorer Motel & Apartments feature a beautiful garden setting, a 2-minute drive from Fiordland National Park Visitor Center. It offers a barbecue area, free parking and free Wi-Fi access.

The heated guest rooms are equipped with electric blankets, and TV. Each has a kitchenette with a fridge, an electric kettle and a microwave. The ground floor units open onto a garden, while rooms upstairs have a balcony with garden and mountain views.

The property has a coin-operated laundry machines. The staff at the tour desk can arrange local activities like Milford Sound tours and Doubtful Sound tours.

ASURE Explorer Motel & Apartments are a 5-minute walk from Te Anau town center and the departure point for the Glow Worm Caves. It is a 5-minute drive from Te Anau Wildlife Park.

This is our guests' favorite part of Te Anau, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.5 for a two-person trip.

ASURE Explorer Motel & Apartments has been welcoming guests since Nov 8, 2012

Property Highlights

Located in the top-rated area in Te Anau, this property has an excellent location score of 9.4!

Breakfast Info


Free Private Parking Available On Site


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Room Type
1 full bed
1 twin bed
1 queen bed
2 twin beds
1 full bed
Bedroom 1:
1 twin bed
1 king bed
Bedroom 2:
2 twin beds
1 queen bed
3 twin beds
1 queen bed
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Travel Sustainable property
Travel Sustainable property
This property is part of the Travel Sustainable program, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.
Property questions and answers
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  • Do any appartments have washer/dryers?
    Thank you for your query. We have a shared guest laundry facility but we do not have washer dryers in any of our individual apartments. Kind regards ..
    Answered on 31 January 2022
  • How many bathroom do you have in Two-bedroom Apartment? The 2 bedroom are separate with the lounge, right?
    Hi and thank you for your query. The two bedroom apartment does have two large bedrooms and a separate lounge/kitchen area. There is just one large ..
    Answered on 5 March 2020
  • What is avaiable on the ground floor for 27 &28 January2023, thanks Carolyn
    tHANKS FOR YOUR QUEERY- We have available both a queen studio and King studios on the ground floor for your requested dates. Best regards Mary Climo
    Answered on 22 June 2022
  • Our friends have only had one vaccination and don’t qualify for the second on when we arrive is it still possible
    Yes this will be fine!
    Answered on 8 December 2021
  • I require a upstairs apartment that sleeps 6 persons. Is that available. The option only showed 1 queen bed and 3 singles beds.
    For six persons, we recommend a two bedroomed unit which is lovely and spacious. The units are standalone on the ground floor but lovely & private o..
    Answered on 22 May 2022
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Amenities of ASURE Explorer Motel & Apartments
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Alarm clock
  • Mountain view
  • Garden view
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • BBQ facilities
  • Patio
  • Garden
  • Dining table
  • Toaster
  • Kitchenware
  • Electric kettle
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenette
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
Living Area
  • Sofa
  • Sitting area
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels
  • Radio
Food & Drink
  • Breakfast in the room
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
Safety & security
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key access
  • Electric blankets
  • Designated smoking area
  • Heating
  • Carpeted
  • Family rooms
  • Ironing facilities
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
Languages Spoken
  • English

House rules

ASURE Explorer Motel & Apartments takes special requests – add in the next step!


2:00 PM - 8:00 PM


8:00 AM - 10:00 AM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 18 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Crib upon request

The number of cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

There are no extra beds available at this property.

All cribs are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are not allowed.


When booking more than 3 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Mastercard Visa UnionPay credit card Eftpos ASURE Explorer Motel & Apartments accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that there is a 3% charge when you pay with a credit card.

If you expect to arrive outside reception opening hours, please inform ASURE Explorer Motel & Apartments in advance, using the contact details found on the booking confirmation.

Please note for bookings of 3 or more rooms, different policies and procedures may apply. For further information please contact the property in advance, using the contact details found on the booking confirmation.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Please inform ASURE Explorer Motel & Apartments of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

FAQs about ASURE Explorer Motel & Apartments

  • Room options at ASURE Explorer Motel & Apartments include:

    • Studio
    • Twin/Double
    • Apartment

  • ASURE Explorer Motel & Apartments is 800 feet from the center of Te Anau.

  • ASURE Explorer Motel & Apartments offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Guests staying at ASURE Explorer Motel & Apartments can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 10.0).

      Breakfast option(s) include:

      • Continental

    • The prices at ASURE Explorer Motel & Apartments may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

    • Check-in at ASURE Explorer Motel & Apartments is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.