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    Punga Grove Motel & Suites

    40 Cron Street, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 2000, New Zealand
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    02/07/2017 03/07/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
        • 0 children
          US$96
          US$81
          US$82
          US$81
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          Overview
          • Excellent39%
          • Very good42%
          • Average14%
          • Poor4%
          • Terrible1%
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          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Non-Smoking Hotel
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          Kitchenette
          Wheelchair access
          Self-Serve Laundry
          Private Balcony
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          3.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 19 April 2013

          Stayed here just one night and wished it could have longer. The unit was very well equipped with a small kitchenette which we were not expecting. Great to make a drink or a snack. Very large and clean bedroom and very clean modern bathroom with...More

          1  Thank Lynne R
          Reviewed 15 April 2013

          We found Punga Grove to be comfortable and it met all our requirements for our short stay in Franz Josef. The motel is reasonably basic but was clean and spacious, and the little sitting area overlooking the bush at the rear of the property was...More

          Thank Kayt83
          Reviewed 1 April 2013

          We stayed here for 2 nights over New Years and it was perfectly functional, but it is looking tired, dated and in need of a lick of paint and upgrading. In the 3.5 weeks we traveled around New Zealand, the staff here were the least...More

          1  Thank Krystyna F
          Reviewed 22 March 2013

          This motel is fine for a two night stay, it suited us well though the room we had was beginning to look a bit tired. Reasonably well equipped kitchenette, bathroom was average, the shower cubical was very flimsy, creaking plastic. Quite a lot of noise...More

          1  Thank NS_Sevenoaks
          Reviewed 19 March 2013

          We stayed at Punga Grove for 2 nights. We were greeted by the friendly hostess, who helped us throughout our stay with dining suggestions as well as directions. The suite was spacious and comfortable, and the small kitchenette is fully equipped. Do not expect luxury,...More

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          58 On Cron Motel
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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Room amenities
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Microwave
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$78 - US$147 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #3 Romantic Hotel in Franz Josef
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Accessible rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 20
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          • Location
          • New Zealand >
          • South Island >
          • West Coast Region >
          • Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) >
          • Franz Josef
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          • Punga Grove Hotel Franz Josef ,
          • Punga Grove Motel And Suites
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          Room Tips
          "Pay a few dollars more and get a room at the back."
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          "Corner suites are large and sunny"
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          "Mountain views. Ground floor if stairs are a problem, but obviously you won't get the mountain views."
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          "Both floors have accessible units as well as non-accessible"
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