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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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    • Very good40%
    • Average13%
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 11 April 2015

    We chose to stay here after the reviews on Trip adviser but felt let down with the quality and value for money. Specifically, there was no mattress covers only a electric blanket, no bedside table, crumbs on the carpet, lots of dead insects on the...More

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    Response from RobHalsey, Owner at Lake Matheson MotelResponded 12 April 2015

    Thank you for posting your review. I can only apologise for your experience and I have spent all morning talking to staff to get to the bottom of your complaints. In particular, cleanliness is one of our main focuses - so I was gutted to...More

    Reviewed 10 April 2015

    Booked this based on lonely planet and AA accomodation guide. $139 for a small room with a soft bed. Not even free wifi. I guess 'with wifi' is NZSpeak for 'not included' . In a Canadian mountain setting you would pay $50 for this. Be...More

    2  Thank Canadian_In_KL
    Response from RobHalsey, Owner at Lake Matheson MotelResponded 12 April 2015

    Thank you for taking time to write your review. I am disappointed that you did not have a good experience during your stay with us. Yes the queen bed rooms are smaller than our king size bed studios, but they are approximately 6 metres deep...More

    Reviewed 10 April 2015 via mobile

    Receptionist was very friendly and gave us a walk through of the to-dos and to-sees around the area. However I was told that my room doesn't have wifi coverage and I'd have to come near the office to get wifi. That's the only negativity. Room...More

    Thank TL_HongKongTraveller
    Response from RobHalsey, Owner at Lake Matheson MotelResponded 12 April 2015

    Thank you very much for your review. I'm extremely glad you enjoyed your stay with us in Fox Glacier. I apologise for the WIFI - we are having major problems with it and have booked a IT specialist to come down from Greymouth to set...More

    Reviewed 4 April 2015

    The motel is well-located a short distance from the center of Fox Glacier and a few kms from Lake Matheson. It's a modern, well maintained property and we received a warm welcome from the owner/managers. Our premium spa studio was nicely appointed and very comfortable....More

    Thank AlisonandColin
    Reviewed 28 March 2015

    we arrived and had a good welcome and shown to our rooms quickly with a place to put our motorcycles under cover in front of our motel units. Heather and mike were good host and put us right for a meal and drinks at the...More

    Thank michael H
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    • Number of rooms
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    • Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) >
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    "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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