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    The Terrace Motel

    15 Cowan Street, Box 44, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu), New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent52%
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    • Average9%
    • Poor1%
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    Travellers talk about
    “glow worms” (21 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    11 - 15 of 288 reviews

    Reviewed 25 April 2017

    Stopped here for one night traveling with friends had a one bedroom unit - quite comfortable. Close to the main street and a short walk to see the glowworms at night. Take a torch with you but use it only to find your way as...More

    Thank Dennis A
    Response from Tom S, Manager at The Terrace MotelResponded 27 April 2017

    Hi Dennis Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I am glad you enjoyed our quiet central location. I hope you are able to come back and visit in the future - when you do book direct on our website for the...More

    Reviewed 22 April 2017

    Stayed in a room that caters for 2 adults and a child. It was very clean and very reasonably priced for the location. We arrived on the day before Easter and was expecting it to be more expensive than what I paid. The owner took...More

    Thank Stavvy220
    Response from Tom S, Manager at The Terrace MotelResponded 23 April 2017

    Hi I am glad you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope you are able to come back and stay with us again, for our best prices always book direct with us like you did. We hope the rest of your holiday went well. Regards...More

    Reviewed 18 April 2017

    Very conveniently located in the village of Franz Josef, with easy access to local restaurants, we enjoyed the Terrace Motel. It offered simple accommodation (immaculately clean and recently renovated) with en-suite bedrooms and kitchenettes, and access to washing machines to wash one's laundry. The drive...More

    Thank FelicityJohannesburg
    Response from Tom S, Manager at The Terrace MotelResponded 20 April 2017

    Hi Felicity Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I am glad you enjoyed your stay. I hope you are able to stay with us again - when you do book on our website for the best prices. I hope the rest...More

    Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

    We stayed for two nights in the one bedroom spa suite. It was a fantastic choice - the suite was large and comfortable with two TVs, a separate toilet and bathroom with shower and spa. Given the poor weather, which meant some of our activities...More

    Thank Supers_2
    Response from Tom S, Manager at The Terrace MotelResponded 16 April 2017

    Hi Supers_2 Thank you for taking the time to write a review. The team and I appreciate your positive feedback and really happy to hear you enjoyed your stay. We hope you are able to come back and stay with us again, when you do...More

    Reviewed 15 April 2017

    Awesome motel - well maintained, friendly, and great value. If I had to rank the 8 accommodations that we stayed at from our tour of SYD and NZ, The Terrace Motel would probably rank #2 and that's only after the Park Hyatt Sydney. Well done!More

    Thank mrfootball
    Response from Tom S, Manager at The Terrace MotelResponded 16 April 2017

    Hi Thank you for your feedback. The team and I are very happy to hear you enjoyed your stay and found us great value. We hope you a are able to come back and stay with us in the future, when you do please book...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Room Service
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    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$76 - US$184 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #3 Luxury Hotel in Franz Josef
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 11
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    • Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) >
    • Franz Josef
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    so sorry.I have not logged in for ages and only just saw your question. I see have others have answered ! Enjoy
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    "Could see a Glacier looking out our cottage window. Very quiet and well heated"
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    "Just the right size"
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    "Best to choose a room that isn't next to the caravan park."
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    "Take the free glow worm tour at the motel"
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