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Norfolk, Virginia
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29 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 July 2016

The day we arrived it was pouring rain. The owner, Katz, & Benson & Zac, the goldendoodles met us at the door! Katz had a fire burning & it warmed our bones quickly! We were ecstatic with our bungalow. There was a foyer, a sitting room, a big bedroom & a lovely bathroom with a wonderful big tub! There was... More 

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Shelburne, Vermont
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Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

At first we were taken back by the log cabin feel. But the comfort and care that they take was apparent after a brief time. The breakfast is delicious and the rooms spacious. We had a lovely view of trees and mountains in the background. It is a great place to stay while in Franz Josef.

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Coral Gables
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 May 2016

The Westwood Lodge is just outside of Franz Josef. It was excellent. The owners and staff were more than accommodating. The breakfast was great and the rooms were quiet and very clean. It is about a mile from the main part of town so quiet but close to all. They help on everything and spent time with us answering all... More 

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Barcelona, Spain
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14 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 May 2016

The lodge is very comfortable, the breakfast is great and the owners of the business are extremely friendly and helpful. There are also two fantastic dogs: Zac and Benson, which i can assure you ll love for sure. Great stay, would definitely go back to Westwood Lodge if I was to return to Franz Joseph. HIGHLY RECOMMENDABLE !!

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Houston
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 May 2016

This is a lovely, small lodge with large and spacious rooms. We were in the "coach" rooms. We had a lovely wall of glass and a view of snow-capped mountains in the background and tropical foliage in the foreground. I recommend this place highly! The owner is very nice and accommodating as well. The breakfasts are excellent.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 March 2016

We spent more time in this lodge than usual due to rainy weather, and really appreciated its comfort, and the two wonderful dogs. The room was comfortable, but the lounge/living room was especially nice and welcoming. We also liked that the staff arranged for us to be picked up and delivered from our restaurants so we didn't need to do... More 

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Mississauga, Canada
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Reviewed 26 March 2016

This is a really nice lodge with a great welcoming host (Kaz) and 2 very friendly and playful dogs. Our room was quite spacious with a walkout to a large deck. The guest lounge is very comfortable with a large selection of games and books. The breakfast was excellent. I would stay here again.

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Lynchburg, Virginia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2016

This lodge was a pleasant surprise. Very welcoming great room and breakfast area. Extremely clean. Rooms are very large and simple in design. Very, very quiet setting. Easy parking. Didn't try Internet here.

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Den Bosch, The Netherlands
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2016

We stayed for two nights at the Westwood Lodge. The lodge looks a bit like a motel on the outside. Our room and bathroom were very spacious, unfortunately not very clean. The room has coffee and tea facilities as well as a fridge. Bathroom could use an update. The complimentary cookies tasted very nice. Sitting on the terrace you can... More 

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Durham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 12 February 2016 via mobile

We have just stayed here for two nights and it was a really good base for our exploring. Kaz our host was friendly and as soon as we arrived she gave us a map and recommended places for dinner, telling us about the menus and offering to book a table if we wished. She also talked to us about some... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Westwood Lodge offer stylish cotemporary accommodation set in a delightful landscaped native garden with Alpine & Glacier views. All rooms are superbly comfortable, choose between the Main House Suites with a luxurious French tub or a Coach House suite with fantastic alpine views. All suites have underfloor heated spacious ensuites with dual handbasins & large open titled showers. For total comfort all include complimentary toiletries, robes & hairdryers. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Westwood Lodge- A Select Hotel

Address: State Highway 6, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7952, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > West Coast Region > Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) > Franz Josef
Price Range: ₹ 17,273 - ₹ 20,495 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Westwood Lodge- A Select Hotel 4.5*
Number of rooms: 9
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“All 9 rooms are excellent.”
 of 5 bubbles JesseM723, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“As for coach room! I did not see the others that were attached to the main lodge so they might have been great as well.”
 of 5 bubbles travelshirl88, 1 May 2016 | Read review
“Only saw the rooms in the main lodge. I would request one of those.”
 of 5 bubbles megamarv, 10 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Every room is perfect. No need to pick one over another.”
 of 5 bubbles stevelK8679QU, 16 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Choose a suite in the main house”
 of 5 bubbles 63TonyP, 29 Nov 2015 | Read review
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