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46 Cron Street, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7886 New Zealand See on map
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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4.5 Star accommodation
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Given the isolation of the west coast area of NZ this hotel was a real surprise. Very comfy and cosy rooms situated in a nice rain forest setting. Great eatery - lovely staff and a good price. What more could you want. Would definitely recommend...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 2 days ago via mobile

Room was in the gecko village quaint and perfect. Warm and cosy dinner in house was lovely great food lovely setting wonderful O/S staff. Recommend the experience as the settings awesome and the facilities were great.

Thank Melinda K
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We booked a suite, included small kitchen and separate bathroom. Was very comfortable and warm. Located within minutes to the shops, hot pools and wildlife centre, and a short drive to the glacier. Staff very pleasant and helpful. Resort is busy and also accommodates backpackers-...More

Thank JanetVal2017
Reviewed 5 days ago

Really enjoyed our overnight stay here. Our accommodation was clean, modern, private and comfortable. Complimentary bottles of wine, drinks, fruit and chocolates were included. We sat on our balcony in the sun and relaxed. We had dinner at the restaurant on the property, and when...More

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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 More secluded cottages and tree huts, relax in the spas and sauna, dine out and have fun at the bar/restaurant, or just relish the bush setting and cook up barbecues with new friends. From luxury tree huts to backpackers rooms, Rainforest Retreat has accommodation to suit every style of traveller; from couples to family groups to young individuals on a budget. Rainforest Retreat provides excellent value and a special atmosphere; with a focus on superb service, cleanliness and a range of great facilities to satisfy all of our guests. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Sauna
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Luxury
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Luxury
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
90
Price range
US$54 - US$256 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Rainforest Retreat Hotel Franz Josef
Location
New Zealand > South Island > West Coast Region > Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) > Franz Josef
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Luxury
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
90
Price range
US$54 - US$256 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Rainforest Retreat Hotel Franz Josef
Location
New Zealand > South Island > West Coast Region > Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) > Franz Josef
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DR_PLM
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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"All sites are nice and quiet."
pjmccarthy39
1 week ago
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"Deluxe Tree Hut with hot tub was awesome"
NikaP8
1 week ago
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"Treehouse #12 is new with 2 large bedrooms each with its own bathroom and it has its own private hot tub on..."
JBJSW
Jul. 27, 2018
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"The best location with all facilities."
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Jul. 23, 2018
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