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    Rainforest Retreat

    46 Cron Street, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7886, New Zealand
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    Reviewed 8 January 2016 via mobile

    We stayed for one night in a double room on the ground floor. Reception gave us a pint of milk when we arrived just what we needed to make a cup of tea after a long drive. The room was small but fine for just...More

    Thank 86Kim86
    Reviewed 8 January 2016 via mobile

    Clean rooms and super comfortable beds. It's kind of crowded with the motel, camper van park, and hostel though. Stayed in a tree lodge which was more secluded. Staff was friendly and very helpful. The only part I didn't particularly care for was the crowdedness.

    Thank KP9810
    Reviewed 7 January 2016

    The room room was smaller than a hotel room, but was very comfortable, cozy even. The bathroom was nice - only didn't like that the window was right at the staircase to the upper level. Really enjoyed our stay!

    Thank Edward E
    Reviewed 6 January 2016 via mobile

    Great location, rubbish wifi, good facilities. Definitely recommend. Walking distance to the town. The site has a bar/club which is very sociable and a free spa. It's set in a forest and has a very natural and relaxing feel to it. We had a secluded...More

    Thank Rachie50
    Reviewed 6 January 2016

    We stayed 2 nights on a powered site and they are very private, lots of vegetation. Good location in Franz Josef, 5 minutes walk from the main street. Kitchen and toilets are very clean. Free BBQ available. It was a pleasant stay.

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    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • US$ 27 - US$ 271 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Best Value Hotel in Franz Josef
    • #5 Luxury Hotel in Franz Josef
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
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    • Number of rooms
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    • Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) >
    • Franz Josef
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    13 April 2017|
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    Response from Karishma S | Reviewed this property |
    I am not aware of the bus stop as we were in our own car but the hotel is in the main town. Everything is walking distance from the hotel . I guess the bus stop would be also nearby .
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    10 July 2016|
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    Response from Andrew J | Reviewed this property |
    Hi, We stayed in the tree house and it is very private and secluded. No walking traffic or motor vehicles go past it. So if you are after that I would highly recommend it. I can't really comment on the cabins as we didn't... More
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