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    The Terrace Motel

    15 Cowan Street, Box 44, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu), New Zealand
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    • Excellent52%
    • Very good38%
    • Average8%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “glow worms” (22 reviews)
    “warm scones” (9 reviews)
    “great location” (34 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 306 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    The motel is very easy to find – just turn in from the main road for 1 block and there it is just beside the Alice May restaurant. Great view and walking distance to all the other amenities, i.e. gift shop, eating places, Glacier Guides,...More

    Thank weikwan72
    Response from Tom S, Manager at The Terrace MotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for your review. We are happy to hear you enjoyed your stay, your room and our central location. We hope the rest of your holiday went well and you are able to stay with us again in the future (when you do book...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    This was one of our favorite places we stayed. The view was fantastic. There was a full kitchen with microwave, range top and frig which we were able to cook some of our meals on. There was a table with 3 chairs. A gas fireplace...More

    Thank CaSue52
    Response from Tom S, Owner at The Terrace MotelResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hi CaSue Thank you for your review. We are happy to hear you enjoyed your stay and room. We hope the rest of your holiday went well and you are able to stay with us again in the future (when you do book on our...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    A very comfortable place. Big studio with full kitchen. Table with 2 chairs and a sofa. Lot of room for the suitcases. Huge modern bathroom. Free parking and WIFI. Very clean and nice. Flat screen TV with few channels.More

    Thank milorr
    Response from Tom S, Owner at The Terrace MotelResponded 4 weeks ago

    Hi Milorr We are happy to hear you enjoyed your stay and your room. It sounds like you were in our Mountain View studio. We hope you are able to come back and stay with us again, when you do please book direct on our...More

    Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

    We stayed here in a two bedroom apartment for one night on our journey up the West Coast. The motel is in a great central location within walking distance of cafes, shops and restaurants. The apartment was very clean and comfortable, the bathroom looked freshly...More

    Thank FoggyHoggy
    Response from Tom S, Owner at The Terrace MotelResponded 9 November 2017

    Thank you for your review. We are happy to hear you enjoyed your stay and our central location. If you are coming back this way we do have larger houses also available, you can find these on our own website (where we offer the cheapest...More

    Reviewed 5 November 2017

    The motel is one block way from the main road, no traffic noise at night. From the motel easy walk to restaurants and helicopter trips trips to the glaciers and other activities. Room was clean and well maintained. Staff were very helpful with any request...More

    Thank ginger149
    Response from Tom S, Owner at The Terrace MotelResponded 9 November 2017

    Thank you for your review, we are happy to hear your enjoyed our location and found the rooms clean. Regards Logan

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    8 February 2017|
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    so sorry.I have not logged in for ages and only just saw your question. I see have others have answered ! Enjoy
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    "Could see a Glacier looking out our cottage window. Very quiet and well heated"
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    "Just the right size"
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    "Best to choose a room that isn't next to the caravan park."
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    "Take the free glow worm tour at the motel"
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