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Ropatini's Homestay B & B

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81 Cook Flat Road, Fox Glacier, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7859 New Zealand See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Shuttle Bus Service
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All reviews lovely hosts fresh baked bread breakfast was delicious real character each morning nice stay the room was nice colin nz accommodation town cottage heater
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Reviewed July 29, 2018

We had a very nice stay at Ropatini's. Trish is such an interesting person, we loved talking to her. Her 4 friendly sheep were the kid's delight, as well as their trained adorable dog. We had a cottage and the room was nice and spacious,...More

Thank Luly_W
Reviewed July 26, 2018

We were very pleased with the accommodations and the friendly and considerate welcome we received here. The location is excellent for access to the local sites.The room is large and comfortable, also the bathroom was huge. Very comfortable. Very good bed and aesthetics. Breakfast was...More

Thank Mark G
Reviewed April 25, 2018

Arrived late afternoon at accommodation on a gloomy day, clouded in with rain threatening. Accommodation was fairly basic but well serviced and comfortable. They had good wifi. What made our one night stayover rewarding were hosts Trish and Colin. By example, the boys headed off...More

Thank Chapps1956
Reviewed February 23, 2018

A place of real character made all the better by delightful hosts Trish and Collin. Collins homemade table loaded with Trish's bread and muffins in the company of the hosts, mum and the imposing tahr made for a memorable breakfast each morning. After many motel...More

Thank markate2014
Reviewed June 23, 2017

Some might refer to this accommodation as “basic” – but give me basic any day over the usual cookie cutter luxury. We were travelling with our two grandsons and stayed in the pair of rooms in the garden. They were so comfortable, and each room...More

Thank Diana S
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Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair Access
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Price range
US$154 - US$191 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Price range
US$154 - US$191 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Traveller (62)
Room & Suite (26)
Dining (9)
Pool & Beach (2)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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"Choose mountain view rooms for the best view"
Mar. 10, 2017
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"Both units are the same..."
Oct. 21, 2016
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"Cabins are great if you want to be on your own."
Mar. 17, 2016
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"If you must stay here, book the outside cottages."
Dec. 21, 2015
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