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    Rainforest Motel

    15 Cook Flat Road, Fox Glacier, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu), New Zealand
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    • Excellent40%
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    • Average10%
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    • Terrible2%
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    “free wifi” (19 reviews)
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    Reviewed 2 November 2015

    Sadly we only stayed here one night, more would have been wonderful. Not only do you have magnificent views, the cabin itself was so homely and comfortable, it was warm and felt much more like a home than a motel room. Would definatly stay again.

    Thank Scarlet45Australia
    Reviewed 16 October 2015

    About what you expect: large rooms, good beds, well furnished, good WiFi, plenty of parking, and really helpful staff, all at a reasonable price. It's just a bit off the main road, so quieter than some local places. No restaurant, but several options are within...More

    Thank GeezerEd
    Reviewed 14 October 2015

    Our room had standard layout and pleasant kitchen and table area. My first impression was of a somewhat tired but pragmatic accomm. You need to go out of the room to see the views. Upon settling in, we were assailed by prior guests pungent cooking...More

    Thank francesca082
    Reviewed 13 October 2015

    Huge accommodation. Andy & Alice, the cat were very nice & pleasant. Andy recommended us where to dine & have our breakfast. Very nice location and walking distance to nice food. The motel are equipped with basic necessities. We had a great stay even though...More

    Thank sadtab
    Reviewed 8 October 2015 via mobile

    I was wary of staying here because some reviews mentioned there would be bugs here. There was, but just close the windows shut at night (they tend to leave it open after servicing and before you check in) before you turn on your lights to...More

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    About
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    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 67 - US$ 147 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Family Hotel in Fox Glacier
    • #7 Romantic Hotel in Fox Glacier
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • South Island >
    • West Coast Region >
    • Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) >
    • Fox Glacier
    • Also Known As
    • Rainforest Motel Fox Glacier ,
    • Rainforest Hotel Fox Glacier
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    14 September 2015|
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    Response from CherylR87 | Reviewed this property |
    We stayed in a 2 BR with 1 bathroom. It was quite spacious and comfortable. No bath though only shower. Not sure if that is an issue for baby. 2 bathroom unit may have bath in it possibly. We also found the owner very... More
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