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    Lake Matheson Motel

    Corner Cook Flat Road & Pekanga Drive, Fox Glacier, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu), New Zealand
    011 64 3-668 1230
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    Overview
    • Excellent45%
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    Free Wifi
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    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Kitchenette
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    Breakfast included
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 351 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    The two bedroom unit we stayed in was clean and well equipped for simple food preparation. The property is located five minutes walk from bars and restaurants. We found it better to purchase groceries in Franz Joseph while we were there. The property has a...More

    Thank Liz_Aussie
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    Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

    We booked 10 rooms and arrived in the rain. The hosts were fantastic and made us very welcome. The rooms were very comfortable and clean. The clincher is the covered parking which for us on bikes was great as we could dry gear and had...More

    Thank Paul L
    Response from RobHalsey, Owner at Lake Matheson MotelResponded 25 June 2017

    Thank you Paul! We appreciate your taking the time to write in. I hope the rest of your trip was fantastic and we hope to see you again some day soon!

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    We needed a place to stay for one night in the Glacier region. Found this motel through Qantas accommodation. After reading mixed reviews, I decided to book it. Friendly service, great sightseeing tips for travel with a little one, comfortable room, convenient location and nice...More

    Thank Trishka1974
    Response from RobHalsey, Owner at Lake Matheson MotelResponded 4 weeks ago

    Appreciate you taking the time to review us. Glad you had a nice time in Fox Glacier and hope your holiday in NZ was great! Cheers, Rob :)

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Stayed one night at King studio's, They have Tea/Toast/Microwave and cooking faclies. Staffs : Very helpful. Room were very clean. Bath room: Limited water. Parking: The large undercover parking directly outside each room. Wifi: Very slow.More

    Thank imagesetter
    Response from RobHalsey, Owner at Lake Matheson MotelResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you for your review imagesetter. Glad you enjoyed our beautiful location. Apologies for the speed of the wifi. I will get our tech person to look into what caused that. Yes the hot water is limited to a full sized 180 litre hot water...More

    Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

    We stayed here for two nights and had a great time, we didn't want to leave! Our hosts were super friendly and helpful, we saw the glow worms and did a helicopter ride, the room was clean and comfortable, and we would definitely stay again

    Thank Ottilie R
    Response from RobHalsey, Owner at Lake Matheson MotelResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you so much for your lovely review!! Hope to meet you again sometime :)

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$107 - US$242 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #2 Luxury Hotel in Fox Glacier
    • #3 Family Hotel in Fox Glacier
    • #3 Romantic Hotel in Fox Glacier
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 21
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • South Island >
    • West Coast Region >
    • Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) >
    • Fox Glacier
    • Also Known As
    • Lake Matheson Hotel Fox Glacier ,
    • Lake Matheson Fox Glacier
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    Traveller (88)
    Room & Suite (39)
    Pool & Beach (10)
    Dining (2)
    Hotel & Grounds (53)
    Bathroom (8)
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    Room Tips
    "10 minutes to Lake Matheson!"
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    "All rooms have stunnng views"
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    "motel set back from the main street, so very quiet and peaceful"
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    "Some rooms are alongside the main road so ask for one away from the road if that bothers you."
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