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Fox Glacier Mountainview Bed and Breakfast

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Reviewed 2 November 2012

Karen met us at the front door with a great smile and invited us in for a tea/coffee and of course a chat. We had a lovely two night stay, great views of the mountains on a morning, we will certainly be back. Karen was a coach driver for a number of years so knows where to go and get...

Thank Stewart W
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 1 November 2012

Great B&B with comfortable, warm rooms. Great breakfast with fabulous views of Mt Cook and Mt Tasman. Fox Glacier and Lake Matherson are nearby too. Karen is the best host ever! Very knowledgable and always there to suggest activities to meet varied needs and expectations. One of the best B&Bs I've stayed in. Highly recommended.

Thank jtravels70
Reviewed 20 June 2012

I have stayed at this b&b with my three teenager children 2011 xmas. The property is only a km off the main road and it actually faces to mountains straight on.. the most amazing view for a stay. Its own reflection pool is really pretty and it is right next to the Lake Matheson, amazing reflection pictures of which you...

1Thank AErinc
Schiedam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 7 March 2012

What a hostess!!! We had an aboslutely fantastic stay for 3 nights! Karen gave us a family suite as we were a party of 4 and made sure we had a wonderful stay! Karen helped us out with our heli flight (that fact that the heli is parked in her garage at night and starts up the next morning is...

1Thank Marian S
Horsham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 February 2012

Karen made us feel very welcome and her local expert knowledge was invaluable. Our room w as spacious and spotless. Breakfasts set us up for the day and the location of this B & B is stunning.

Thank Jennifer R
Reviewed 16 January 2012

The best that can be said for the furnishings is basic. The helicopter parked in the garage starts up early and oh those diesel fumes to wake up to. The hot water ran out in the middle of my husband's shower -- and it didn't change slowly. The breakfast is ok but there is no fresh fruit -- only canned...

1Thank kapmap
Utrecht, The Netherlands
Reviewed 8 January 2012

This B&B is located in between the centre of the town and Lake Matheson, whith a great view on the mountains. We found our room spacious, clean and it had a good strong shower. It had a fridge and there was a kettle with coffee/ tea available. Host Karen welcomed us with a cup of tea and gave us all...

Thank Marieke M
High Wycombe
Reviewed 5 January 2012

Karen made us very welcome and immediately put her excellent local knowledge into play to help us get an earlier heli hike on Fox Glacier ( which was brilliant). The little cottage was very comfortable and made an excellent base for a few days. Lake Matheson is nearby and an early visit pays dividends to get the reflection, the Cafe...

1Thank SueHighWycombe
Reviewed 2 January 2012

We spent two nights in Mountainview mid December. Karen is a wonderful host - really knowledgeable about New Zealand and full of good advice about things to do in the local area. Our little cottage was sweet - very clean and quiet and the views from the whole property are almost overwhelming. Breakfast kept us going all day! I would...

2Thank winnieb1101
Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
Reviewed 4 December 2011

We don't typically stay at B&Bs but were in a pinch when traveling through the Fox Glacier area. Karen was really lovely and gave us some great recommendations for things to do with our children and restaurants that would be kid-friendly. Rooms are clean and comfortable, breakfast was great!

Thank kfheller

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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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