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Rainforest Retreat

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4 Star Hotel
Deep In the heart of West Coast Glacier country, Rainforest Retreat is a rare find, with a range of accommodation set amongst lush native bush in Franz Josef township. Enjoy privacy and sanctuary in secluded cottages and tree huts, relax in the spas and sauna, dine out and have fun at...
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Special Offer: Complimentary bottle of wine
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46 Cron Street, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7886, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We stayed in a 2 bedroom/ 2 bath treehouse with a jacuzzi tub on the deck. Heated bathroom floors, great shower and comfortable beds. Breakfast supplies were brought each evening for the next morning (just okay). The staff were all very welcoming and helpful. Highly...More

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Reviewed March 12, 2018

Amazing scenery, great accomodation (stayed in the deluxe tree house with serene private hot tub on deck), the staff was very friendly welcoming and helpful. The ideal place for nature lovers with all sorts of adventure within reach, very nice and clean amenities, very fairly...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We loved our stay at the Rainforest Retreat earlier this week. The Treehouse was fantastic - so modern and cosy - and we had everything we could possibly need inside. The WiFi wasn't fantastic, however I understand that it would be difficult to have a...More

Thank Morgan H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed in one of the lodges and were not disappointed. Very clean and excellently presented and comfortable for 3 people. The standard of accommodation is very high, with comfortable beds and pillows, good kitchen facilities including free fresh milk, coffee maker and milk frother....More

Thank Jacki H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved this place, the tree house was absolute luxury. The heated floor in the shower was a great touch. I like how the resort had a levels of accomodation, something for everyone. I liked the location, the mountain views and the staff were very...More

Thank louisa k
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
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Free Parking
Restaurant
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
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US$45 - US$264 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#5 Luxury Hotel in Franz Josef
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$45 - US$264 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 Luxury Hotel in Franz Josef
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
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April 12, 2017|
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Response from olivier b | Reviewed this property |
The bus stop is downtown and both are 150 meters away from the rainforest retreat (Franz Joseph is quite small actually)
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July 9, 2016|
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Response from Andrew J | Reviewed this property |
Hi, We stayed in the tree house and it is very private and secluded. No walking traffic or motor vehicles go past it. So if you are after that I would highly recommend it. I can't really comment on the cabins as we didn't... More
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"They have everything from a camper area, dormitories, double rooms, family rooms, and cabins!"
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