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Lake Matheson Motel

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Corner Cook Flat Road & Pekanga Drive, Fox Glacier, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) New Zealand See on map
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4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice and super clean motel with great facilities. The rooms look exactly as they do online, so no surprises. The rooms came with dishes. There is an overhang to park your car under to keep it out of the sun. Heather and Mike are...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Kenneth L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Lake Matheson Motel was a great place to stop. It is situated close to Lake Matheson and Fox Glacier with stunning views of a variety of famous New Zealand peaks such as Mount Cook and Mount Tasman. On our way to the motel we...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank 562grahamb
Response from RobHalsey, Owner at Lake Matheson MotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your lovely review 562grahamb. We appreciate you taking the time to give us your thoughts. Happy holidays onwards! Cheers Rob

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here one night with my wife and toddler. Room was big and with a bathtub. My wife had booked this motel and i had initially thought the motel was next to lake matheson but i was wrong. It is however on the main street...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Edomon
Response from RobHalsey, Owner at Lake Matheson MotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review Edomon. And thank you for choosing to stay at Lake Matheson Motel. Just a couple of things to clarify for anyone reading your review. 1. Yes the glow worm dell is dark. If it wasn't the worms wouldn't turn their...More

Reviewed 14 December 2018

This place was perfect! The room was comfortable, and had everything we needed. Our host was helpful and provided some great recommendations for activities in the area - we particularly enjoyed the walk around Lake Mathewson. I would definitely recommend a stay here!

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank TravellerDavidM
Response from RobHalsey, Owner at Lake Matheson MotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so very much TravellerDavidM for your fantastic review!! Really appreciate you taking the time to write in. Happy holidays Rob :)

Reviewed 13 December 2018 via mobile

The day we arrived was raining and this place delivered great amenities and service. The receptionist was friendly. Besides she recommended a top restaurant in town and we were very proud. Parking is convenient next to the rooms. Great Wi-Fi spot. Our room exactly fitted...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Description
Lake Matheson Motel is ideally located 400 metres from the town centre of Fox Glacier. While we have been proudly named after beautiful Lake Matheson for our 22 years in business, we are definitely a town based More motel; while we are not on the edge of the Lake, we are only a ten drive away and the same for the Glacier. Our motto is 'simply nice'. This means we provide simple, clean and comfortable accommodation and focus on giving you good quality basics such as quality Sleepyhead beds, cotton linen, good showers, televisions and utensils. We have a 4 star grade with Qualmark. So come and enjoy our studio and 2 bedroom units, with mountain views, in a peaceful location. We have WIFI,undercover parking for all units, some spa units, King and Queen bed units, continental breakfasts, a portable BBQ and a Guest Laundry for your convenience. We hope to welcome you to Fox Glacier soon. Heather and Mike, Motel Managers. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Laundry Service
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair access
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Luxury
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Family
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Romantic
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Luxury
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Family
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Romantic
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
21
Price range
US$85 - US$350 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Lake Matheson Hotel Fox Glacier
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Lake Matheson Fox Glacier
Location
New Zealand > South Island > West Coast Region > Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) > Fox Glacier
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Luxury
,
Family
,
Romantic
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
21
Price range
US$85 - US$350 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Lake Matheson Hotel Fox Glacier
,
Lake Matheson Fox Glacier
Location
New Zealand > South Island > West Coast Region > Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) > Fox Glacier
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"Room #2 is on the front and you have a great view of the mountain."
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"I am sure all are of equal value"
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22 Apr 2018
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"10 minutes to Lake Matheson!"
imagesetter
15 Oct 2017
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"All rooms have stunnng views"
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27 Apr 2017
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