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    Chateau Backpackers and Motels

    8-10 Cron Street, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu), New Zealand
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    • Excellent29%
    • Very good14%
    • Average31%
    • Poor19%
    • Terrible4%
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    “hot tub” (5 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    2 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    We booked at the last-minute. The room was tidy and clean. The tv seemed to have a sound timing problem. The shower was surprising good. Great pillows. Great for a one night stay but would not stay longer.

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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Right in the centre of Fox Glacier (although, it would be difficult not to be!), with all the amenities you hope for during your stay. The free Wifi is an added bonus, which it great! Staff were nice enough, and the place was clean.

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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Stayed one night in room 19 right above the reception on the 1st floor, had to carry my bag up and down a flight of stairs. Checkin and checkout were quick and friendly. The Motel is right next to the YHA where the Intercity bus...More

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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Absolute excellent hostel!!! Clean, chilled and very nice! The beds are comfy and have a curtain to pull across for some privacy in the dorm rooms. It definitely makes the difference! Staff are very friendly! Always running around to help guests. The WiFi is free...More

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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    I only stayed 1 night here but the value for money was exceptional. It has all the things I like about a hostel plus more. Free wifi, each bed has 2 power points and a light, free breakfast with options, a spa pool, and soup...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Things to do
    • Hot Tub
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    • Price range
    • US$29 - US$59 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette
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    Room Tips
    "Room 23 was great!"
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    "Ask for a ground floor room, if you do stop there, at least you won't be staring at rusty iron roof."
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    "There's many other backpackers on the same street. Do your research before you book."
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    "Upgrade to the deluxe dorm, for a privacy curtain, and the possibly of an ensuite in the room."
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