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Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Very pleased with this accommodation. On arrival friendly staff, clean and tidy room. Plunger coffee available! That made me happy! Shower was clean - no mould. Heating was working and comfortable. Located right in town, convenient to walk for dining out or local store. Highly recommend this place.

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bvfox, Owner at Bella Vista Motel Fox Glacier, responded to this review

Hi Kylie Thank you for taking the time to write this review. We are glad our accommodation lived up to your expectations as we pride ourselves in the cleanliness of our rooms and the service we provide to our guests. We look forward to hosting you again should you be visiting Fox Glacier. More 

Yorkshire Dales National Park, United Kingdom
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89 reviews
58 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

Accommodation was basic but clean and quite spacious. Room up a flight of stairs from the car park. Quite quiet though. Perfectly adequate for a stopover. Good value for the overall cost and convenient parking on site. Lake Matheson is spectacular.

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bvfox, Manager at Bella Vista Motel Fox Glacier, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. We are glad you made the effort to stop with us in Fox Glacier while you explored the area, especially Lake Matheson. More 

Palmerston North, New Zealand
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Reviewed 29 May 2016

i stayed 2 nights here due to the weather being bad and wanting to see the glacier.The Bella vista staff were very welcoming and gave me great advice about the area.My room was very clean.All in All a good stay.

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Mumbai, India
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Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

I remember going to Bella Vista, it was one of the most memorable stays of my life. For starters, the town is so small that you could see it from your window when fully opened. The rooms were clean, the chicken roast was well cooked. Hospitality in any part of New Zealand is amazing. Definitely worth a pit stop!

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bvfox, Owner at Bella Vista Motel Fox Glacier, responded to this review

We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and that is was memorable. We aim to ensure all our guests have a great experience. Yes, the town is small and that is why our location is excellent, being within walking distance to everything. You can park your car up and walk. Hopefully you will be back again. More 

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Reviewed 15 May 2016

The Bella Vista is the ideal place to stay for exploring Glacier Country. Located on the main road through Fox Glacier, it is within easy walking distance of everything in the town. The rooms were very clean, cosy and well maintained (we last stayed here shortly after it opened and would honestly say that the rooms looked just as new... More 

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bvfox, Manager at Bella Vista Motel Fox Glacier, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and it was great that you enjoyed your stopover enough last time to come back again. We have been open since 2008 and have ensured that all our units are maintained to a high standard. Hopefully we will see you again in a few years time. More 

Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 May 2016 via mobile

We only stayed one night after a long drive from Queenstown. Friendly owners, good sized room, comfortable bed, clean and cosy, close to everything in town, fast wifi, and considering its on the main road, it was quiet and we got a very good nights rest. Would stay again.

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Doha, Qatar
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5 reviews
Reviewed 6 May 2016 via mobile

Top motel. Good quality. Cosy. Warm. Good beds and plenty of pillows and blankets. Has all the amenities you require for a short stay. We would certainly stay again any time. Owners very helpful with local advice on where to eat and what to see.

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Paris, France
2 reviews
Reviewed 6 May 2016 via mobile

We had a wonderful stay in this motel, the room was very clean and the owners very friendly and helpful. Furthermore the motel is well located on the main road, definitely a place to stay in fox glacier !

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bvfox, Owner at Bella Vista Motel Fox Glacier, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words and we look forward to seeing you again. More 

Aix-en-Provence, France
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Reviewed 5 May 2016 via mobile

The receptionist was very friendly and gave us all the good tips to enjoy our stay in fox glacier. The room was comfortable and clean, and the sunny bathroom enjoyable. The location of the motel is perfect as well, even if it is on the main road, no noise at all during the night and very close to the restaurants... More 

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 May 2016

Lovely young lady at reception who was very helpful. We had a ground floor studio room which was quite small - but had a lovely bathroom with great hot water - just what was needed on a cool overcast day!. Breakfast was provided in our room as there is no on-site dining room, but it was sufficient for our one... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Newest accommodation complex in Fox Glacier. Superior accommodation in the heart of the Village. Stroll to restaurants and cafes. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bella Vista Motel Fox Glacier

Address: 55 Main Road | Main Road, Fox Glacier, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7859, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > West Coast Region > Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) > Fox Glacier
Price Range: ₹ 6,827 - ₹ 18,690 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Bella Vista Motel Fox Glacier 4.5*
Number of rooms: 24
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