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    Rainforest Retreat

    46 Cron Street, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7886, New Zealand
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          • Excellent34%
          • Very good40%
          • Average16%
          • Poor7%
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          Free Parking
          Hot Tub
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Family Rooms
          Multilingual Staff
          Wheelchair Access
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          Self-Serve Laundry
          4.5 Star Hotel
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          Special Offer: Complimentary bottle of wine
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          Reviewed 4 December 2015 via mobile

          We were taking a RV tour, and stopped over here. Good site, which provided all types from backpacking, motel rooms, and tents also caravans and campers. Site well signed throughout, clean and excellent facilities. Communal kitchens with good equipment. Sign saying if you require dry/clean...More

          Thank ladiesabouttown
          Reviewed 30 November 2015

          Rainforest Retreat is a backpacking, hostelish type of resort which is located at a beautiful location. Franz Josef is a place where any resort can flourish because the location in itself is so beautiful. The bar was filled with college students which made our dinner...More

          Thank adeegarg
          Reviewed 30 November 2015

          Awesome staff. We booked a room which was a bit noisy and the staff were very helpful in shifting us to a beautiful cabin in the Geko Compound. Just idyllic, quiet, quaint and comfortable. Thank You we will be back.

          Thank Maria L
          Reviewed 30 November 2015

          This is a mix of camp ground and small houses for rent. Staying in a house, inside is similar to stay in a mobile home. As the name said it’s located in a rainforest, one can get close to nature thus it was good fit...More

          Thank Joey_Sos
          Reviewed 30 November 2015 via mobile

          We stayed in our camper at a powered site during our overnight stay and really enjoyed the park and facilities. Great location, walking distance to downtown, great meal at the attached restaurant and bar. Bar was hopping on a Sunday night. One of the employees,...More

          Thank Chris H
          Aspen Court Franz Josef
          1,158 reviews
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          Awards & Recognition
          Certificate of Excellence
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Free Internet
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Laundry Service
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Room amenities
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Microwave
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Hot Tub
          • Price range
          • US$25 - US$135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #1 Best Value Hotel in Franz Josef
          • #5 Luxury Hotel in Franz Josef
          • Room types
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms ,
          • Smoking rooms available ,
          • Accessible rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 90
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          • New Zealand >
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          • West Coast Region >
          • Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) >
          • Franz Josef
          • Also Known As
          • Rainforest Retreat Hotel Franz Josef
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          Hotel & Grounds (191)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          How far is this location to the intercity bus stop coming from Greymouth? And about how far walking to the downtown?
          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 .
          Laura B
          Hey, i'm looking to stay here for 2 nights in September for my partners 30th birthday. Cant quite decide what looks nicer between the tree hut and the cabin in the gecko village. As its her 30th want it to be a treat, quiet. what would you recommend having been there? Thank you!! Laura
          10 July 2016|
          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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          "Many room types to choose"
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          "Let them know how big your camper is (they ask when you book) so they can put you on an appropriate sized..."
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          "Quiet location full of natures green and very private"
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          "Avoid the shared bunkrooms"
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