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Portland, Maine
Reviewed 2 March 2017

We wanted to stay in Fox Glacier and booked a few days out, and were very pleasantly surprised to find this very welcoming, convenient, and tidy accommodations. The room was comfortable, and also had some great features including hot water pot and microwave that allowed us to make breakfast in the morning. The hosts were very accommodating and helpful. Great...

Thank Lisa L
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Arrived to a FULLY BOOKED Motel here in torrential rain to find tour company Adventuresouth had parked their trailer in front of the unit assigned to me and coach sideways across 4 other units completely blocking one side and then the driver had left to go to the hotel for drinks after dropping off some guests staying at the Motel....

Thank greytravellerSydney
Chatham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Hosts were great, friendly and helpful. Good location close to all attractions, rooms were roomy, clean and comfortable with all necessary amenities. Nothing to fault really. Breakfast was delivered on a tray, consisting of cereal, fruit salad (not fresh fruit) yoghurt and carton of juice. Tea, coffee and milk is also provided in room. Only stayed for one night but...

Thank lrkent2016
Worcester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Fabulous hotel in a stunning location. Friendly owner who offered to organise a helicopter flight around glacier. The town had a good choice of places to eat and drink. The rooms were small suites with all home comforts and were clean, modern and comfortable. We would definitely stay here again.

Thank amanda00013
New Delhi
Reviewed 23 February 2017

This is a very nice motel on the main highway, close to fox glacier restaurants, very friendly staff The room was spacious with a huge balcony; Bathroom was clean with a good shower; overall a good value for money

Thank dialshikhu
Kirkcaldy, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 February 2017

A very pleasant stay in this motel. The room was more than adequate and very clean. A Very helpful lady at reception who gave us advice on places to visit in the area and how to get to them. We would recommend stopping here for a couple of nights to see everything in the area.

Thank Douglas C
Duluth, Georgia
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Nice Motel in great location for Fox Glacier. Clean, spacious and comfortable room with friendly staff. Just across the street from Fox Glacier Guiding, whose 3-hour Helo-hike to Fox Glacier is not to be missed...a bit pricey, but a real bucket list item. Attached Cafe is also the best in town from our experience.

Thank J S
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 February 2017

We received a warm welcome when we arrived. The motel is well positioned in the town and was comfortable & spacious. It is ideal for visiting the glacier and neighbouring restaurants and pubs. There is also a BBQ available for communal use.

Thank RaJSheffield
Harrogate, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Large very comfortable room with an equally large bathroom and nice big bathtub! Very helpful, friendly manager/host. There's a nice feeling about the place and a very warm doggie welcome. Much better than your average motel.

Thank Joy A
Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Great stay worth my boyfriend as we traveled through the area. The room was clean and had everything we needed. Had a homey feel that some motels lack. We usually only stay in hotels, however this place was nicer then some other 4 star hotels we had stayed in. Recommended some great places to eat that were only a few...

Thank JoeJenson

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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Westhaven in Fox Glacier is located right in the heart of the Fox Glacier township. We are a modern stylish complex with 23 large studio units. Each room is self contained with private en suite bathroom with bath, shower and toilet. All rooms have a kitchenette which includes a fridge, microwave and kitchen appliances. Our beds are really comfortable, queen, king and super king beds are all available and all rooms have good heating, beds have electric blankets. We offer FREE internet access and have a guest laundry facility. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Westhaven

Address: Statehighway 6, Fox Glacier | Westland, Fox Glacier, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu), New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > West Coast Region > Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) > Fox Glacier
Price Range: ₹ 5,360 - ₹ 8,222 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Westhaven 3.5*
Number of rooms: 23
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Also Known As:
The Westhaven Hotel Fox Glacier
Westhaven Fox Glacier
Westhaven Hotel Fox Glacier
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#6 Romantic Hotel in Fox Glacier
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“Rooms all seem the same. Just take what's available.”
DaleBbB, 2 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Don't get one with an interconnecting door to the neighbouring room (2 or 3, perhaps others)”
Warooka, 27 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Rooms with view of moutrains were best, we didnt get one, but our room was still good x”
amanda00013, 23 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All good as far as we could tell”
Y7618EJdavew, 20 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The closer to the highway the larger the patio area.”
MikeKWoodstock, 28 Apr 2016 | Read review
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