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    Lake Matheson Motel

    Corner Cook Flat Road & Pekanga Drive, Fox Glacier, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu), New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent46%
    • Very good39%
    • Average13%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible0%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Kitchenette
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 27 April 2017

    High standard motel. Beautifully furnished and well equipped. Wish we could have stayed longer. Home away from home. Very comfortable and excellent facilities. Outlook and stunning views of glaciers and minutes drive from lake Mathewson. Highly recommended

    Thank audreylambe
    Reviewed 25 April 2017

    The hotel is in a good location near the town centre but far enough away to be quiet. Room was nice,decent size, clean and well appointed.and we'd certainly stay again. The lady at reception was very helpful and told us how to get to the...More

    1  Thank Travaway
    Reviewed 21 April 2017

    Aftre driving around town a bit and checking reviews on Trip Advisor we decided this place looked the most inviting. Our hosts couldnt have been friendlier and gave us wonderful tips on when and where to visit to get the best views.

    1  Thank geofft629
    Response from RobHalsey, Owner at Lake Matheson MotelResponded 26 June 2017

    Thank you for staying with us Geoff. And I hope you went on to have a fantastic holiday. I appreciate you taking the time to write your review!

    Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

    This was a great motel for us to rest our heads while staying in the small town of Fox Glacier. It is walkable to the main area of town. We stayed in room 6 and it was quiet and clean. The bathroom looked like it...More

    Thank cmk042288
    Reviewed 7 April 2017

    arriving at this motel, the person at Reception was lovely, she upgraded us from king studio to a 2 bedroom apartment for no extra cost and gave us bottle of milk, The apartment was very very clean and the bed nice and firm how I...More

    Thank RITAANN883
    Response from RobHalsey, Owner at Lake Matheson MotelResponded 26 June 2017

    Thank you for your review Ritaann883. We have taken on board your comments. All the couches in the two bedroom units have now been replaced with more comfy fabric ones. The leatherette couches are sofa beds - so unfortunately they needed to be firm to...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$88 - US$239 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Luxury Hotel in Fox Glacier
    • #3 Romantic Hotel in Fox Glacier
    • #3 Family Hotel in Fox Glacier
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 21
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • South Island >
    • West Coast Region >
    • Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) >
    • Fox Glacier
    • Also Known As
    • Lake Matheson Hotel Fox Glacier ,
    • Lake Matheson Fox Glacier
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    Room & Suite (35)
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    Room Tips
    "All rooms have stunnng views"
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    "motel set back from the main street, so very quiet and peaceful"
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    "Some rooms are alongside the main road so ask for one away from the road if that bothers you."
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    "don't rush off, explore the many tracks then breakfast at the fab cafes. Visit the local store and servo..."
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