Te Anau, Fiordland, New Zealand
Positioned on the edge of Te Anau lake Fiordland Bed & Breakfast was designed and built by host, New Zealander Nathan Mirfin. Guests have exclusive use of this stunning Nordic style property, which is fully landscaped in New Zealand natives & has uninterrupted views of Lake Te Anau. Host Nathan has unrivaled knowledge of the region, a background in tourism and an interest in sharing his 'playground' with his guests. Nathan grew up on the farm (4th generation farmer’s son) and farming, hunting, fishing, shearing, playing rugby, are some of his many passions, along with being a pro marlin fisherman, and a pro giant blue fin tuna fisherman. Guests also enjoy exploring Nathans extensive vegetable garden and collecting eggs from the chook house. Main Architectural house areas: Central heated (under floor), Polished concrete floor, Laundry service included, Drying room for fishing, hiking gear, Scullery - Nespresso coffee machine, teas etc., Garaging if required, Large outside hardwood decks and furnishings, The Main Lounge, Open Plan – Kitchen, Dining, Lounging, Reading nook, Large modern style wood fire in the schist chimney, Media room, Sky TV
Master Suite: Unobstructed views of the Fiordland mountain’s and lake Te Anau from bed and bath, King bed, 1000 thread count sheets, & Citta design bed linen, Oak side tables, Sonos stereo system linked via Spotify (zoned to room separate & controlled with guest phone), Reading lights, phone power by beds, multi adaptors, Wool designer occasional chairs and Otterman, Ensuite - Full tiled. Bath opening into the bedroom with mountain views, glass shower,large wall hung vanity with top-mount basin, demister in mirror cabinet, heated towel rails, heated floor, sensor activated night light, Koha spa amenities, Turkish toweling (face cloth, shower towel, bath sheet x2) hand towel and bath mat. Toilet, in wall cistern, dual flush, soft close. Flowers from native gardens, Walk in robe. Luggage rack top and bottom, electronics shelving, bar fridge (chilled water) bath robes, safe, local guide books and magazines. Private access and hardwood decks. DINING All produce is of NZ origin and all meats are sourced and prepared by your host.
Facilities: ACTIVITIES / FACILITIES ? Private access to lake front through meadow, 15minute walk to town center, drop offs at restaurants, taxis available ? Tour operator pickups at front door. ? Complementary use of mountain bikes (local mountain bike path), fishing gear, trekking sticks, umbrellas. ? Complementary WiFi ? Masseuse available ? Access to local gym Guided activities available from the property for in-house guests only. Subject to weather. Price on application. 10% commission. ? Fly Fishing guides o Heli fishing, drift boat fishing Waiau river , drive/ sight fish (Season 1st October-31st May) ? Heli-hiking (private wilderness hikes) ? Drive and hike ? Private day on the farm ? Heli tours. ? Heli transfers from the front of the house. Eg ex/Queenstown Airport. ? Maori flax weaving lessons ? Surprise activities may be available in relation to legal seasons (eg oystering *1st March - 30th April, white baiting, duck shooting *starts 1st weekend May – for three months)
Destination: 93 Dusky St, Te Anau, Southland 9600