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    Bella Vista Motel Fox Glacier

    55 Main Road | Main Road, Fox Glacier, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7859, New Zealand
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    • Excellent46%
    • Very good39%
    • Average11%
    • Poor2%
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    “compact room” (5 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
    4.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 393 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    Lovely place to stay. Great location Super friendly staff and helpful - advised us where was best to eat, which walks too how long, even which tracks were closed and driving times. Very comfortable bed. Walls were a bit thin, but didn't stop me sleeping...More

    Thank Gmoney484
    Response from Bella_Vista_Fox, Manager at Bella Vista Motel Fox GlacierResponded yesterday

    Thanks for your lovely review Gmoney484. We get lots of comments about how comfy the beds are and we never tire of hearing that! Glad you enjoyed your time in Fox Glacier and hope the rest of your trip went well.

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Excellent friendly check in where lots of useful tourist information was provided. Room was spotless and a more than comfortable size with a sofa, kitchen area with all you needed, comfy bed and a good bathroom. Location is perfect and we didn’t know about the...More

    Thank Lee_A_B_1976
    Response from Bella_Vista_Fox, Manager at Bella Vista Motel Fox GlacierResponded 3 weeks ago

    The glow worm walk is such a delightful attraction to have so close to the motel! Thanks for taking the time to write a review Lee, we're really glad you enjoyed your time with us and in Fox Glacier. The standard queen studio you stayed...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We stayed at Bella Vista for one evening recently and were very warmly welcomed by Sue. The room was well appointed with a clean fresh and inviting atmosphere. The bed was extremely comfortable and provided a great nights rest. Th local store was very handy,...More

    Thank travlnsidebyside
    Response from Bella_Vista_Fox, Manager at Bella Vista Motel Fox GlacierResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you for such a delightful review travlnsidebyside. Lovely to hear you had a great night's rest with us - a good sleep is so important when you're travelling and have so many beautiful things to see! We're very lucky to live in such a...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Nice modern motel right on the main street. Our room was clean cosy and very comfortable. Our hosts were very helpful with information about the area and kept us informed when a storm caused a problem with the drinking water. They even gave us some...More

    Thank Marilyn869
    Response from Bella_Vista_Fox, Manager at Bella Vista Motel Fox GlacierResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thanks for such lovely review Marilyn869. Fortunately the council resolved the problem with the town water supply very quickly and everything is fine now. We're glad you were comfortable here and that the information we shared with you helped you enjoy our beautiful location -...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    I stayed here while exploring Fox glacier during a vacation in New Zealand. This hotel appears very new, the rooms are small but very nice. Comfortable bed and very clean. They offer free Wi-Fi, the signal from my room was very weak but I'm not...More

    1  Thank 869Kelly
    Response from Bella_Vista_Fox, Manager at Bella Vista Motel Fox GlacierResponded 4 weeks ago

    Hi 869Kelly, thanks for taking the time to write a review for us and it's great to hear you enjoyed your stay here so much. Our motel is not quite 10 years old, so we take it as a compliment when people think it is...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • US$107 - US$208 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Luxury Hotel in Fox Glacier
    • #5 Romantic Hotel in Fox Glacier
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
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    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 24
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    pandmg
    2 November 2016|
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    Response from Bella_Vista_Fox | Property representative |
    All our rooms have built in heating and a ventilation system to keep the air fresh. The rooms are also double glazed which keeps them quiet and warm. We hope to see you in Fox Glacier soon.
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    4 October 2015|
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    Response from Richard J | Reviewed this property |
    As Coaster said, around 450kms, and a pleasant drive, as most in NZ tend to be.
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    "All the rooms are quiet and lovely- more importantly, make time to go out at night and stargaze. This is a..."
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    "Try to get a room on 1st floor."
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