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    Rainforest Retreat

    46 Cron Street, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7886, New Zealand
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    04/06/2017 05/06/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
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          US$48
          US$33
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          Overview
          • Excellent34%
          • Very good37%
          • Average16%
          • Poor7%
          • Terrible3%
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          Reviewed 15 November 2015 via mobile

          FJ was humming when we visited and the rainforest retreat was full on night one. But there was no noise on either night in this mixed bag of accommodation from van park to motel to cabins to lodge. Perfectly serene. Gecko cottage on night one...More

          Thank Janelle W
          Reviewed 15 November 2015 via mobile

          Stayed here for two nights whilst doing a tour of franz josef. I stayed in the hostel part of the lodge. The facilities seems okay at first glance - the kitchen was well equipped. However there where only 3 toilets between Atleast 40 people and...More

          Thank Reena48
          Reviewed 13 November 2015

          We were a group of 3 and we stayed in a 4 bed flashpacker dorm and we had the room to ourselves which was great - no towels supplied which was a bit of a downfall but to be expected with a dorm I suppose....More

          Thank Serena2912
          Reviewed 12 November 2015 via mobile

          Travelling with a bus tour and stayed here for two nights at the start of November. From the start we were welcomed warmly and the staff were really helpful. Facilities available were well maintained and the large hot tub (free) was definitely a bonus. As...More

          Thank Andy R
          Reviewed 10 November 2015

          This is a great place to stay. They have accomodations to suit almost any need. We stayed in a Tree Hut which was quiet and roomy and clean. Right in town, it's easy to walk anywhere in town and is a very short drive to...More

          Thank Kimberly W
          Aspen Court Franz Josef
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          • 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
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          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Hot Tub
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          • Price range
          • US$22 - US$118 (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 >
          • South Island >
          • West Coast Region >
          • Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) >
          • Franz Josef
          • Also Known As
          • Rainforest Retreat Hotel Franz Josef
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          DR_PLM
          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 .
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          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|
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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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          "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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          "a large range of accommodation from bunk rooms to beautiful tree house. Check what suits you best."
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