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The Westhaven

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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good49%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“free wifi”(27 reviews)
“middle of town”(6 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
Kitchenette
Wheelchair Access
Laundry Service
Breakfast included
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed May 14, 2018 via mobile

Based in the heart of Fox Glacier. An excellent clean and well thought room. Nice touch with the bath being partly sunken which made using the shower easy. They recommended a restaurant for dinner which was very good and a lovely situated breakfast eatery by...More

Thank Paul T
Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

Our room was spacious, clean and comfortable. It is on the main road but it wasn’t noisy. You can walk to the few local cafes and shop easily. The managers were helpful with info about the local area and viewpoints We did note however that...More

Thank travelbunny
Reviewed March 19, 2018 via mobile

My partner and I enjoyed our stay at The Westhaven. The rooms were very clean, had a modern style and had the right ammenities. The wifi was fast and there was parking right in front of your room. Only negative was that it was quite...More

Thank Joshua Z
Reviewed March 9, 2018 via mobile

Easy check in/check out. Rooms were clean and tidy. Nothing flashy, as you’d expect from a motel - it did the job well. The receptionist was helpful in recommending a great spot to view Fox Glacier, as the road/track to the walk we wanted to...More

Thank Ash H
Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

Booked a family room. At the price expected better. The third bed was a Sofa Bed which was not clear at the point of booking. The room itself was fine for two although fairly basic and it was clean. No character. Stay at Franz Josef...More

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Description
The Westhaven in Fox Glacier is located right in the heart of the Fox Glacier township. We are a modern stylish complex with 23 large studio units. Each room is self contained with private en suite bathroom with ...More bath, shower and toilet. All rooms have a kitchenette which includes a fridge, microwave and kitchen appliances. Our beds are really comfortable, queen, king and super king beds are all available and all rooms have good heating, beds have electric blankets. We offer FREE internet access and have a guest laundry facility. Less
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Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Laundry Service
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Alka G
October 10, 2017|
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Response from Richard N | Reviewed this property |
As the crow flies it's probably only 20 km or so..and you can take a helicopter flight from the town up over the glaciers to view Aoraki. By road it's probably closer to 500km!! Your on the other side of the southern alps... More
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"Rooms all seem the same. Just take what's available."
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"Don't get one with an interconnecting door to the neighbouring room (2 or 3, perhaps others)"
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"Rooms with view of moutrains were best, we didnt get one, but our room was still good x"
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"All good as far as we could tell"
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