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Rainforest Motel

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Greater Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It was basic, but had everything you needed. This was outside ski season so not very busy. It was nice and clean. It had kitchen facilities so you could cook if you needed it. It had electric blankets in the beds.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The motel located about 8 minutes of walking distance from the main road which have some cafes , restaurants and a mini market. the view of surrounding mountain from motel was beautiful. Basic bathroom with good shower water pressure. basic kitchen provided and there was a laundry facilities. The manager was helpful and friendly. Overall it was a good stay...

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Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having travelled a long distance it was good to receive a warm welcome Accomodation basic but adequate for one night. Not a lot to do in the area unless you're planning to see the glacier. We took a heli hike which, although expensive was a great experience. Lake Mathewson nearby to walk around which was lovely

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Dunedin, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed our two nights at Rainforest Motel in Fox. Our room was clean with a decent bathroom and kitchen. Our stay was comfortable & the manager was friendly and helpful. We found the room to be nice and warm & the bed was comfortable, with extra pillows tucked away in the wardrobe. The free wifi was very welcome.

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london
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed for three nights whilst we explored the local area. The motel is centrally located just a five minute walk from the centre of Fox Glacier, and has lovely views. We received a warm welcome and the staff were all friendly and helpful. The unit was comfortable and well equipped with separate bedroom, large bathroom and lounge/kitchen area. There...

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Alexandria, Virginia
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

We spent one night here en route to Queenstown. Honest, simple and functional accommodations within easy walking distance of downtown's amenities. Staff was warm and room had all of the basic necessities. You're on your own for meals so if you don't fancy eating at restaurants every meal a B&B may better fit your preferences. Otherwise this was a great...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 18 March 2017

We stayed the night here and had a spacious area with kitchen and small sitting area. The glass front allows lots of light and it was possible to bring the car right up to the door. The bathroom is a good size and the shower was hot and pressure was good. We were given a lovely welcome by the receptionist...

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Cedar Falls, Iowa
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Stayed here on a trip through the South Island. It was a great stopping place for us. The rooms were spacious, clean and situated in a great location. It has great views of the surrounding mountains. It's nothing fancy, but was a highly enjoyable stay.

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Leeds
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Location is excellent, just a short walk to shops and restaurants. Staff were very friendly and helpful, and the facilities were perfect: a good size sitting/dining room, a comfortable bed, decent shower, laundry facilities near by, easy parking, good value. Excellent views from the room as well.

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Cape Coral, Florida
Reviewed 3 March 2017

This was the least noteworthy if our accomodations during our 17 day stay in NZ..a short walk to dining up the block was a plus. Bed was a bit mushy. Overall a decent stay but not close to the other cabins and motels we slept at

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Rainforest Motel

Address: 15 Cook Flat Road, Fox Glacier, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu), New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > West Coast Region > Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) > Fox Glacier
Price Range: RM275 - RM580 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Rainforest Motel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 12
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Also Known As:
Rainforest Motel Fox Glacier
Rainforest Hotel Fox Glacier
Hotel Style:
#1 Family Hotel in Fox Glacier
#7 Romantic Hotel in Fox Glacier
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“Its a motel, its OK”
violetc2015, 24 May 2017 | Read review
“If two couples are booking together, get rooms 5 and 6 - they are separate from other rooms.”
MikePatx, 8 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Corner rooms are best”
ShaunSNJ, 27 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The higher the room number the further away from the road.”
reinhard0753, 15 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Unit 12. Running creek off to the right of the unit provides great soothing sounds in the evenings.”
nerdilingus, 20 Mar 2016 | Read review
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