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Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Non-smoking hotel
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This is basic accommodation and it is exactly as seen in the photo's.We stayed in room 40 in early march and we didn't have bed bugs. Our room was clean and although very sparse comfortable.They also had ample parking.
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Very basic but reasonably clean, on arrival bed was all creased like ir had been slept in, we were assured it hadn't been it was just not ironed. In fairness a cleaner came and re made the bed and the new bedding looked much the same. More of a youth hostel than a hotel with
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in our rooms 38 and 40 has been bed bugs. we all got bitten many times. breakfast products of low cheap quality. will the owner eat the same¿ small choice. it was presented in a way you see that the owners don't care about their guests. wifi was OK.
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The room was basic, spartan. Small ensuite, small room with quite thin walls. No counter space or table top, so encourages use of common room on first floor. TV included, with 3 channels. WiFi good but not quite hi-speed. As the town is tiny, everything is within walking
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Stayed in a variety of accommodation in the 2 months of our trip thus far, would probably put the Montrose at the bottom of the pile, even more so taking price into account. Had a private room with shared bathroom so can't comment on the dorms. The room and the common areas had
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I'd suggest emailing or calling them? I don't think you can expect them to pick up on a TripAdvisor question?
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"Ask for a room not on the alleyway"
"Take a room for two rather than a backpacker shared room if you can afford $100"
"Car park can become full, get there early before trippers arrive back from Glacier."
"The private bedrooms are quieter - backpacking dorms are in opposite building"
"i took a bunk in a room for 3, and was satisfied with this"
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PRICE RANGE
US$47 - US$75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
montrose backpackers hotel franz josef
LOCATION
New ZealandSouth IslandWest Coast RegionWestland National Park (Te Wahipounamu)Franz Josef
NUMBER OF ROOMS
20
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