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Fox Glacier Mountainview Bed and Breakfast

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Ballina
Reviewed 1 week ago

This Band B is only a 3 minute drive into Fox Glacier township, but its rural setting makes you feel as if you are a world away. We stayed in Lemon Cottage which is a cabin separate to the main house and we appreciated the extra privacy it enabled us to enjoy. The rural outlook from our cottage was wonderful...

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Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 February 2017

We stayed here for one night. Karen the owner is very helpful and has a lot of good advice, especially about driving routes and times, given she used to drive a bus for a living. The B&B is mid range and comfortable with delicious breakfast and lovely views from some of the rooms. It's not too far from Lake Matheson...

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nassington
Reviewed 17 January 2017

We stayed here for two nights in December as we neared the end of our 6 1/2 weeks in New zealand. Lovely house and superb facilities with stunning scenery. Karen made us feel so welcome and was very kind and helpful in offering advice on where to visit, walks and eating out etc Toni cooked us a meal on the...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 16 January 2017

We recently spent a night in this lodging. What a treat!!!! Such a calm and serene surroundings! Just beautfiul with the mountains all around. Karen was absolutely delightful, best host ever. The room was very comfortable. The best bed we slept on during our visit to NZ! Great breakfast. Lots of help and guidance and just a few minutes from...

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Berikon, Aargau, Switzerland
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Karen, the host of Fox Glacier Mountainview B&B, welcomed us and showed us our room. It was a specious bedroom with bathroom and toilet as well as everything needed to make tea or coffee. We even had electric blankets which we were glad to turn on at night. There was also WIFI in the whole area. Karen told us during...

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Thank Ronny S
Reviewed 18 December 2016

We experience a very pleasant stay with Karen in her beautiful B&B which features absolutely stunning views of the Glacier and towering snow covered mountain peaks above. If the weather is good, you must hike around Lake Mathison for the iconic reflection viewpoint back toward the glacier. Our host provided us with a plentiful and delicious breakfast .Fantastic place to...

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Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed our three nights here. The room (Camellia) was spacious and clean with a great view of the lovely garden. Sound travelled through the adjoining wall somewhat which also made us feel that we needed to be quite quiet. Karen provided many suggestions to enable us to make the best of our stay. The breakfasts are good, beautifully cooked...

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Thank Richard M
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

Stayed for one night in the cottage opposite the main house... AMAZING! The hospitality, cleanliness and kindness was fantastic. Had the most beautiful back drop to wake up to too, couldn't have asked for a more comfortable stay! Thank you Karen, your hospitality was outstanding!

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Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Was a very nice stay. Excellent place but most of all excellent hosts too. We were bombarded with very good info on the area and the hosts were genuinely interested in giving us a taste of the genuine life in such a small village. They prepared a fantastic dinner which beats all that we had in restaurants for the same...

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Georgia
Reviewed 18 November 2016

Karen was a terrific hostess and our room was perfect for us . It was not attached to the main house, but a very short distance away. Karen and her Aunt made our visit very special. They offered a three course dinner with wine the night that we were there and the food was delicious. Karen was very accommodating to...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to my peaceful Fox Glacier hideaway, set on 8 acres of "Pure Nature" at its best. This modern country home has it all. With wide-open landscape, breathtaking views of Mt Cook and Mt Tasman, and surrounded by bush-clad hills with a magnificent reflection on my own special pond. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Fox Glacier Mountainview Bed and Breakfast

Address: Williams Drive, Fox Glacier, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7886, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > West Coast Region > Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) > Fox Glacier
Price Range: $169 - $174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Fox Glacier Mountainview Bed and Breakfast 1*
Number of rooms: 3
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“All rooms are great!!!”
 of 5 bubbles dsl23, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
“All rooms have more or less the same equipment”
 of 5 bubbles RonnyS33, 6 Jan 2017 | Read review
“One room looks out to the mountains, another room looks out the side towards hills and fields.”
 of 5 bubbles SolutionsKid, 17 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are excellent and have lovely views over the gardens and mountains”
  • Mounts Cook and Tasman.
 of 5 bubbles 956phila, 17 Feb 2016 | Read review
“There are seperate ensuite rooms, and dual rooms (work for families) inside the house.”
 of 5 bubbles Kateena, 6 Oct 2014 | Read review
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