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Property Ref: 33636

Asure Explorer Motel Business For Sale in Te Anau

Property Type: Motels

Sale Type: Leasehold Interest (Business)

Region: Fiordland

Physical Address: Explorer Motel For Sale in Cleddau Street, Te Anau, NZ

Price: LEASEHOLD INTEREST BUSINESS, asking $625,000 +GST (if any)

Broker: Adrian Chisholm

Mobile: +64 21 727 888


Recently Refurbished, This Popular Home & Income is on the Market

The Asure Explorer Motel and Apartment Business in Te Anau, is for sale and features 17 units that caters for all guest room configurations. The property is strategically located on a corner property, close to the lake and the main shops in the township.


  • 17 recently refurbished quality units
  • Studios, One and Two Bedroom family apartments
  • Excellent long lease for sale
  • Short walk to town
  • Plus great 3-bdm manager’s apartment and office
  • Gateway to Milford Sound & Fiordland

This exceptional motel complex has had many hundreds of thousands of dollars spent by the current business owners on upgrades and refurbishments since November 2016.

This great motel business features extensive landscaping and mature trees, with great car access to each motel unit. Built over two levels, the upper level units allow for decks and extensive views, and ground floor units enjoy looking out on the extensive landscaped gardens.

The three bedroom manager’s apartment is conveniently located on the ground floor with direct access to the office and main entrance to the motel complex.


2 x Queen Studios | Sleep a maximum of two persons

Smallest room type, 1 x Queen bed – small kitchenette with cooktop – One unit downstairs with wet floor shower area and the other is upstairs with a shub and shower over the top.  There is a small couch and small dining table and two chairs

8 x King Single Studios | Sleep a maximum of 3 persons

Large and spacious units – 5 are downstairs opening onto the extensive lawn and garden area.  The other 3 are upstairs and have a balcony overlooking the garden area. These units have either 3 person leather couches or 2 x tub chairs along with a small round glass dining table and chairs.

Bedding is one King bed and one single bed. 6 of the 8 have newly renovated bathrooms with shower only.   They all have a kitchenette with jug, toaster, fridge and microwave but no cooktops.

2 x One Bedroom Apartments | Sleep a maximum of four persons

There are two of these upstairs, both having balconies overlooking the gardens.  Both have a queen bed in the lounge area with a separate small bedroom.  One of the units has two additional single beds in the bedroom, whilst the other has another queen bed in the bedroom. Both also have two tub chairs and a round glass top dining table with four chairs.  Bathrooms have showers only.

2 x One Bedroom Family Apartments | Sleep a maximum of 5-6 persons

These are much more spacious in the separate bedroom areas and there are two of these units, with one being upstairs with a balcony and the other on the ground floor opening up to the lawn area.  They both have a queen bed in a much larger lounge area with tub chairs and a small couch.  The kitchenettes in these units also have a cooktop.  Upstairs the configuration in the second bedroom is a second queen bed and two singles.  The downstairs unit has three single beds in the separate bedroom. Downstairs bathroom is accessible and has a wet floor shower area whilst upstairs the bathroom has a shower over a shub.

1 x King Family Apartment | Sleep a maximum of 4

This unit is upstairs and apart from the bathroom underwent a complete refurbish in 2017.  This unit is the only unit upstairs without a balcony overlooking the garden and is accessed only via the verandah overlooking the carpark.  Bedding is a queen in the lounge area and a SuperKing in the large separate bedroom which can be changed to two single beds.  There is a bathroom with a shower over the bath and the new kitchenette has a cooktop.

2 x Two Bedroomed Family Apartments | Sleep a maximum of 7

Both of these units are extremely spacious and are standalone with access thru their own carports.   There are two very spacious bedrooms with the master housing a King and a single bed and doors opening to the lawn area.  The second bedroom has a Queen and two single bed configuration.  There is one very large bathroom with a wet floor shower and a bath whilst there is a separate toilet.  These units are classed as wheelchair accessible.


The delightful manager’s apartment is strategically located adjacent to the main entrance of the motel complex, recently painted with new carpet and linoleum flooring, the living areas, kitchen, half-bathroom and laundry are all on the ground floor, and upstairs there are three good sized bedrooms, and a full bathroom. The office has direct access off of the lounge, and there is also a lovely private courtyard to enjoy the long summer evenings and stunning sunsets.

Here’s your chance to get in to your own accommodation business at an affordable price, that comes with a home and income – register and call Adrian to arrange a viewing.

For more details please contact specialist Accommodation Business Broker, Adrian Chisholm, AREINZ, on 021 727 888 or email

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33636: Trading Summary Update - For The Five Years Ended 30 June 2021

33636: Motel upgrades since Nov 2016

33636: Extension to lease term

33636: Deed of renewal of lease

33636: Lease

Property Details

Property Type


Sale Type

Leasehold Interest (Business)



Physical Address

Explorer Motel For Sale in Cleddau Street, Te Anau, NZ


LEASEHOLD INTEREST BUSINESS, asking $625,000 +GST (if any)

Contact Agents

Business Broker Adrian Chisholm

Adrian Chisholm

PRINCIPAL | Tourism, Hospitality & Leisure Business Broker
Head Office | Otago & Southland
International: +64 21 727 888
NZ Mobile: 021 727 888





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国际电话: +64 27 726 8888
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