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    Glacier Cottages

    State Highway 6 | Tatare Franz Josef Glacier, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu), New Zealand
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    19 Dec 2016
    “Great place”
    17 Feb 2016
    “Clean functional modern.”
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    Reviewed 18 February 2013 via mobile

    Our family of three stayed 2 nights in bedroom 2. I loved the fact the the cabins were all freestanding, making it feel like we were alone. The view of the glaciers from our room was spectacular. It was such a privilege to have this...More

    1  Thank Milly2013
    Reviewed 26 December 2012

    We stayed at cottage no 3. Two queen bed each in one bedroom with an additional bed making it comfortable for 5 ppl. Free DVD and WiFi which was weak and only reachable in the porch. Excellent farm with horse ranch around which the kids...More

    Thank drajoshi
    Reviewed 24 November 2012

    Only a 2 minute drive from town, in a quiet location with great views. Spacious with a small kitchenette and a lovely veranda. Clean cottages, laundry facilities available and wifi available. We had a very relaxing few nights at the glacier cottages, perfect for friends,...More

    Thank Bayleigh P
    Reviewed 20 August 2012

    As part of my NZ tour last year, I stayed at one of these cottages at Franz Josef Glacier as the price was reasonable. This cottage is located just outside the township. The cottage came with a bedroom and two queen sized beds, one which...More

    Thank icehunk
    Reviewed 4 June 2012

    I'd read mixed reviews about these cottages, older towels and crockery etc, and they were right, the towels have seen better days but most of kitchen utensils were fine. The compendium said we would get fresh towels and garbage removed every day, which we didn't,...More

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    Room Tips
    "All the same different shape for the disabled cottage outside area cramped."
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    "There is a view from all of the rooms"
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    "There is not a bad one. Just be aware that only one cottage is large."
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    "We stayed in Unit 1, which was in a very good condition with great views."
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