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    Rainforest Motel

    15 Cook Flat Road, Fox Glacier, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu), New Zealand
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    Traveller (79)
    Room & Suite (31)
    Dining (4)
    • Excellent40%
    • Very good46%
    • Average10%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible2%
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    “lake matheson” (34 reviews)
    “free wifi” (19 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Accessible rooms
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Breakfast included
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviews (264)
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    1 - 5 of 241 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Motel was a super cheap place to stay at first one night and was actually pretty nice. Room has heaters and large shower! Friendly pub just around the corner with good food! Motel is really close to Fox Glacier walks.

    Thank charlotte p
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Room was large and fully equipped kitchen with a large bathroom/toilet as well. Bed was good and it had everything one needed. A few little maintenance issues needing addressing but other than that, a perfect motel for a short stay for lower cost than other...More

    Thank Melissa B
    Reviewed 2 July 2017

    I really enjoyed my stay at the Rainforest Motel - 3 nights/4 days. Andy, the owner, was great. As it was off-season, I wasn't expecting much; but he provided a high-level of service: helpful, responded immediately to requests, offered recommendations on things to do in...More

    Thank Balfour S
    Reviewed 19 June 2017

    Staff were friendly and helpful. We were on our honeymoon and staff gave us a bottle of wine. The bed was heated and the rooms were clean and tidy. The kitchenette had everything you need and more plus free wifi.

    Thank Catherine P
    Reviewed 11 June 2017

    We stayed one night in the off season so it was very quiet. The room had all the facilities needed including a kitchenette with microwave, 2 rings & kettle plus tea, coffee & milk. It was clean and had heating & electric blankets. There was...More

    Thank greenerfingers
    Bella Vista Motel Fox Glacier
    403 reviews
    #1 of 10 hotels in Fox Glacier
    The Westhaven
    359 reviews
    #3 of 10 hotels in Fox Glacier
    Lake Matheson Motel
    380 reviews
    #2 of 10 hotels in Fox Glacier
    Sunset Motel
    330 reviews
    #6 of 10 hotels in Fox Glacier
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Price range
    • US$67 - US$162 (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
    • 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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    Traveller (79)
    Room & Suite (31)
    Dining (4)
    Pool & Beach (2)
    Hotel & Grounds (49)
    Bathroom (8)
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    .73 km away
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    .32 km away
    The Westhaven
    359 reviews
    .26 km away
    Nearby Restaurants
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    Nearby Attractions
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    177 reviews
    .46 km away
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    334 reviews
    .21 km away
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    .26 km away
    Minnehaha Walk
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    .34 km away
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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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    "Its a motel, its OK"
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    "If two couples are booking together, get rooms 5 and 6 - they are separate from other rooms."
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    "Corner rooms are best"
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    "The higher the room number the further away from the road."
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