Classic Cottage- Doubtful Sound Accommodation.WIFI

Bach or holiday home | Manapouri | #3734

8/10 (12 ratings)
  • 5 people
  • 2 bedrooms
  • 3 beds
  • 1 bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • Pets ok
  • No smoking


  • Five Minute walk to Doubtful Sound departure, Manapouri Lakefront, store and restaurant.
  • Air conditioner. Complimentary WIFI.
  • Clean simple comfortable budget accommodation. Off road parking for vehicles and boats.

Classic Cottage is a well loved budget bach, moments walk to the Doubtful Sound departure point.

Classic Cottage has a newly renovated bathroom with shower, bath and vanity, opening window, heated towel rail and heater and a new separate toilet with opening window.

The water is gas run.

Classic Cottage is freshly painted throughout. Two bedrooms are inside the house - one double bed in a small room off the living room. A twin room queen bed and single bed with stunning Fiordland Mountain Views.

Classic is a fully self contained, clean and comfortable independent property for those requiring a sound base for Fiordland exploration.

Classic has stunning mountain views, a deck, outdoor furniture,bbq and verandah.

There are laundry facilities, dishwasher and full kitchen facilities. The flat screen tv has a DVD, Freeview TV and a dvd library. There is a CD player and radio. Complimentary WIFI.

Classic Cottage is situated one street back from the lakefront and is an easy 5 minute walk to Lake Manapouri shore, Doubtful Sound departure point, local store, pub and restaurants, Native Birds and bush surround Manapouri. 20 KM/12 minutes scenic drive to Te Anau - shops, banks, cafe, cinema, ....

A lovely spot to base your relaxing holiday in Fiordland.

Sit on the deck and enjoy the sights and sounds of the Fiordland National Beech Forest. Manapouri township is on the shores of Lake Manapouri and the Waiau River. A Southern Scenic Route township en route to Milford Sound and the departure point for Doubtful Sound.

We are happy to assist with any Doubtful Sound or Milford Sound tour recommendations and bookings.

One off $70.00 cleaning fee.

Special conditions: Credit card details required to secure booking. One off $70.00 cleaning fee. $20.00 per additional person. Dogs welcome. Outside only.


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Bath tub
  • Boat ramp
  • Clothes dryer
  • Cot available
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD player
  • Easy access
  • Electric blankets
  • Freeview (TM)
  • Fridge
  • Heat pump - Aircon
  • Highchair
  • Internet (WiFi)
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Main House - Double

    1 x Double bed

  • Main House - Family

    1 x Double bed
    1 x Single bed

Availability & rates*

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  • Extras: Linen FREE (included); Cleaning $70.00 per stay (required)
Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
19-Jan-17 to 19-Jan-18
$150+/night $150+/night
For up to 4 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $20/night; Children: $20/night;
2 night minimum stay

*Pricing may vary depending on the dates you choose and the number of guests. Additional charges (extras) and minimum stay criteria may also apply. Bookings paid for through Bookabach online payments incur a 3% credit card transaction fee.

Reviews (15)

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  • Property in great location to the Doubtful Sound tours Warf

    Property in great location to the Doubtful Sound tours Warf. The bathroom has had a recent refit and it looks like the rest of the property is being improved bit by bit. The aircon/ heating system in the kitchen / lounge has also been recently installed. Washing facilities were very useful. Would recommend to friends.

    RobDowman new member Jan 2017

  • Nice cosy cottage with all the facilities you require for a comfortable...

    Nice cosy cottage with all the facilities you require for a comfortable stay. Excellent location for Doubtful Sound trips.

    RobertB20 100%|15x Mar 2016

  • It's location is excellent

    It's location is excellent. The large surrounding garden an unexpected bonus. It fitted 4 of us in very well. We loved the walks at Manapouri and of course it was ideal for boat to Doubtful Sounds. Freeview TV box needs a thump!

    ClareDa5 100%|1x Feb 2016

  • The cottage is conveniently located and looks nice from the outside

    The cottage is conveniently located and looks nice from the outside. The inside however is a different story. We were very disappointed by the poor conditions of the furniture. The beds are in urgent need of some new mattresses and the kitchen chairs are covered with paint spots. The outdoor furniture was so dirty, we did not even consider sitting on it. The cottage needs a good overall makeover and we did not feel comfortable here. Would not recommend staying here until some work has been done.

    katrau855 100%|12x Feb 2016

    Owner/manager responds:

    I'm really sorry you weren't happy at Classic. As a budget home some things are most definitely a little older than others. I provide a clean home with fresh, clean, frequently ironed linen. A recently renovated bathroom and a good sound base at an extremely fair rate. Scrubbing outdoor chairs on the list of things to do - fair comment regarding outdoor furniture. Please check out my webpage where more modern and less simple homes are listed that may appeal more for you. Many thanks. :)

    sallen926 100%|122x

  • Clean and cosy cottage in a good location

    Clean and cosy cottage in a good location. Good value for money

    GalinaP2 100%|1x Feb 2016

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