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Glacier View Motel

State Highway 6, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7856 New Zealand
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Wheelchair access
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room features
Kitchenette
Non-Smoking Rooms
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Accessible rooms
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HOTEL STYLE
Mountain View
Great View
HOTEL CLASS
Location
Full view
Getting there
Hokitika Airport61 mi
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All reviews lady who runs double studio wifi reception short drive south island trip free wifi well equipped kitchen cooking facilities comfortable stay comfy bed the main road franz joseph stayed two nights motel town glacier mountains
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here two nights and it was great, very clean and beautiful view, parking right at your room. is part of the Golden Chain hotels in NZ and stayed in many and all were wonderful. All had full kitchens and separate bed room, rally...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Denise D
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

Highly recommend the clean and tidy motel. Quiet and fairly close to shopping (just over the bridge). In room cooking facilities, free wifi, perfect bed for us. But my praise goes to the owners. That actually care about you. Thank you for being so kind

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank sawteygirl59
Reviewed 1 September 2018

A nice place slightly out of town. It is better if you have a transport as it is quiet a walk to the town. The motel has nice views though you cant see the glacier as the name proclaims, which is bit of a disappointment....More

Date of stay: January 2018
Thank Raja V
Response from glacierviewmotel, Owner at Glacier View MotelResponded 2 September 2018

Thanks for reviewing your stay with us. Actually sitting writing this looking at a sun drenched Franz Josef Glacier so unsure why you didnt see it, maybe the cloud cover was low. Guests appreciate the undercover parking and our quiet location although during the summer...More

Reviewed 26 April 2018

No, you can't really see the glacier from the motel, but it none the less is a good value in accommodations when visiting Franz Joseph. Quiet, clean, comfortable, with all the basic amenities you's expect from a motor lodge, .it lies just on the outskirts...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank Jim B
Reviewed 10 April 2018

Smaller efficiency room but provided with utensils for cooking. Owner is a bit strange with lots of restriction re: cooking but okay for us. Best thing about this place is great view of forest and fogs in the morning. It is reasonably priced. Pretty quiet...More

Date of stay: March 2018
Thank bigboy61455
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Raja V
20 November 2017|
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Response from glacierviewmotel | Property representative |
reception is open from 8.00 am until 8.00 pm
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Sightsee809155
14 November 2016|
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all rooms have towels and toiletries
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Room Tips
"All rooms are the same so no need to choose"
735rajav
1 Sep 2018
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"Furthest from the road"
Hirundo17
30 Nov 2017
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"Room 15 was designated wheelchair friendly and was quite large."
BrianC374
25 Feb 2017
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"All rooms are of good quality"
annmI6853RY
19 Feb 2017
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PRICE RANGE
US$111 - US$220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
glacier view hotel south island
LOCATION
New ZealandSouth IslandWest Coast RegionWestland National Park (Te Wahipounamu)Franz Josef
NUMBER OF ROOMS
15
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