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93 Cook Flat Road, Fox Glacier, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7859 New Zealand See on map
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3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We stayed in the motel (a two bedroom apartment) on 2 January. We were thankful that we were only there for one night. We checked in late in the afternoon, dropped everything in it and left to explore the area before sunset. By the time...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Frances L
Reviewed 5 days ago

Clean, comfortable, quiet motel with a very pleasant young man at reception who made us feel welcome. Convenient for Fox and reasonably close to Franz J. I forgot to take my jacket when we checked out. The receptionist rang my mobile and informed me within...More

Date of stay: February 2018
Thank Chris C
Response from sunsetmotel, Manager at Sunset MotelResponded 4 days ago

Dear Chris Thank you for your sharing your stay experience with us. We were glad that you had a good stay in Fox. We Hope you have a wonderful trip in NZ. Kind Regards

Reviewed 1 week ago

We were thankful we only booked for 1 night. The room was dirty and only 'surfaced' cleaned. The bed was so old, it concaved when you sat on it and when you layed on it, it sank down so low you were almost sleeping on...More

Date of stay: October 2018
1  Thank Rachel M
Response from sunsetmotel, Manager at Sunset MotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guests Thank you for your comments and we were unfortunate to hear you did not enjoy your stay. We will pass on this with the team and keep the standards maintained. Kind Regards

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Simple and clean motel, with parking just outside our room, and a very helpful receptionist. Location is the main road of Fox Glacier town. Room is clean and quiet. No breakfast but there are close-by options.

Date of stay: December 2018
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Reviewed November 22, 2018 via mobile

Pros- room was clean and had small view. Cons- room absolutely stunk of fake air freshener, enough for even a non allergy sufferer to react. Water pressure was dismal, hot water mixer was very finicky and hard to get anything other than boiling or like...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank 11,001,010,010,110
Response from sunsetmotel, Manager at Sunset MotelResponded November 23, 2018

Dear Guest Thank you for your comments. We are sorry to hear you did not enjoy your stay. However, we surprised by what you said as we would not say anything was the only to the guest and we tried to provide you as much...More

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Free wifi when booking direct 25 spacious ground floor units.Four star plus qualmark rated with views from every room of Mt Cook and Mt Tasman. We have a large back lawn for your enjoyment. Our property is located More on Cook Flat Road so we avoid the noise from State Highway 6 that runs through the main town. So no traffic noise or late night bar noise. Sleep in peace with only the views to keep you awake.Studio, Spa and Family units all designated non-smoking, serviced daily, microwave kitchenette with cooking facilities, tea/coffee,32 inch LCD tv's with Satellite television, electric heating , electric blankets, phone, wireless internet available, ironing facilities, cot/highchair available, continental breakfast available, guest laundry, 900 metres to cafes and tour operators. All major credit cards accepted. Less
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Free Parking
Free Internet
Laundry Service
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Style
Romantic
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Family
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Hotel Style
Romantic
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Family
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
21
Price range
US$96 - US$274 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Sunset Motel Fox Glacier
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Sunset Hotel Fox Glacier
Location
New Zealand > South Island > West Coast Region > Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) > Fox Glacier
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Contact Information
Hotel Style
Romantic
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Family
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
21
Price range
US$96 - US$274 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Sunset Motel Fox Glacier
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Sunset Hotel Fox Glacier
Location
New Zealand > South Island > West Coast Region > Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) > Fox Glacier
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B1RD1E2014
June 20, 2017|
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Response from sunsetmotellers | Property representative |
Thank you for your question. I'm not sure why this has come up now when you stayed in 2012. I can't find any reviews on tripadvisor from you. As you can imagine many things have been replaced, changed or fixed in 5 years... More
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Jessocca
October 24, 2015|
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Response from sunsetmotellers | Property representative |
Hi The lake is about 4 minutes by car and a 40 minute walk. Sunrise is at 8:00am Thanks Bruce
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C B
May 15, 2015|
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Response from sunsetmotellers | Property representative |
Hi Yes all bathrooms have hairdryers and we have a safe in our own home for guests to use. Regards Bruce
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Room Tips
"don't stay here. too dirty."
FranForest
3 days ago
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"Try elsewhere!"
636debh
May 11, 2018
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"Be aware helicopters start flying about 8.00 am."
Trishmp
Jan. 20, 2018
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"We had room number 8 which on a clear day had views of Mt Cook"
blueskytravellers
Mar. 21, 2017
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