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Glacier View Motel

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Overview
State Highway 6, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7856 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Kitchenette
Pets Allowed
Wheelchair Access
Laundry Service
3.5 Star accommodation
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All reviews lady who runs double studio wifi reception short drive south island trip free wifi well equipped kitchen cooking facilities comfortable stay comfy bed the main road franz joseph stayed two nights motel town glacier mountains
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

the location of the motel was a 5 mins drive away from the town centre...the view of the glaciers was awesome as the name of the motel suggests. Sue was lovely and helpful. Only thing to note would be if u visit in Summer and...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Pigletau
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here two nights and it was great, very clean and beautiful view, parking right at your room. is part of the Golden Chain hotels in NZ and stayed in many and all were wonderful. All had full kitchens and separate bed room, rally...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Denise D
Reviewed October 26, 2018 via mobile

Highly recommend the clean and tidy motel. Quiet and fairly close to shopping (just over the bridge). In room cooking facilities, free wifi, perfect bed for us. But my praise goes to the owners. That actually care about you. Thank you for being so kind

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank sawteygirl59
Reviewed September 1, 2018

A nice place slightly out of town. It is better if you have a transport as it is quiet a walk to the town. The motel has nice views though you cant see the glacier as the name proclaims, which is bit of a disappointment....More

Date of stay: January 2018
Thank Raja V
Response from glacierviewmotel, Owner at Glacier View MotelResponded September 2, 2018

Thanks for reviewing your stay with us. Actually sitting writing this looking at a sun drenched Franz Josef Glacier so unsure why you didnt see it, maybe the cloud cover was low. Guests appreciate the undercover parking and our quiet location although during the summer...More

Reviewed April 26, 2018

No, you can't really see the glacier from the motel, but it none the less is a good value in accommodations when visiting Franz Joseph. Quiet, clean, comfortable, with all the basic amenities you's expect from a motor lodge, .it lies just on the outskirts...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank Jim B
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About
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Laundry Service
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
15
Price range
US$110 - US$223 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Glacier View Hotel South Island
Location
New Zealand > South Island > West Coast Region > Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) > Franz Josef
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
15
Price range
US$110 - US$223 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Glacier View Hotel South Island
Location
New Zealand > South Island > West Coast Region > Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) > Franz Josef
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Room & Suite (34)
Dining (4)
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Raja V
November 19, 2017|
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Response from glacierviewmotel | Property representative |
reception is open from 8.00 am until 8.00 pm
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Sightsee809155
November 13, 2016|
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all rooms have towels and toiletries
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Room Tips
"All rooms are the same so no need to choose"
735rajav
Sep. 1, 2018
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"Furthest from the road"
Hirundo17
Nov. 30, 2017
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"Room 15 was designated wheelchair friendly and was quite large."
BrianC374
Feb. 25, 2017
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"All rooms are of good quality"
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Feb. 19, 2017
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