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    Rainforest Retreat

    46 Cron Street, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7886, New Zealand
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    03/09/2017 04/09/2017
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    • Excellent35%
    • Very good39%
    • Average16%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible3%
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    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Hot Tub
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Family Rooms
    Bar/Lounge
    Kitchenette
    Multilingual Staff
    Spa
    Wheelchair Access
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    Self-Serve Laundry
    4.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 23 November 2015

    Stayed in log cabin which was well equipped and in pleasant setting. Site had a camp site feel with camper vans and backpacker chalets. Noisy, lively bar full of young people in the evenings. Paid $25 for breakfast but was not offered $25 value at...More

    Thank Ian W
    Reviewed 23 November 2015 via mobile

    The only good thing about this place is the location and the bar! It was extremely dirty, super busy. The room was really the minimum with dirty sheets and old carpets. The room was smelling so badly! The bathroom was a joke. One bathroom for...More

    Thank habitantdum0nde
    Reviewed 21 November 2015

    Had a caravan and we were given a double site at no extra cost. Reception were friendly, efficient and helpful. The whole complex was clean and tidy and they have created a peaceful place to stay. The showers were basic but clean and there were...More

    Thank vivienne f
    Reviewed 19 November 2015

    We booked a power site for 2 nights, the park is crowded and the washrooms are always full with people. Reserved a particular site number for the second night with the reception, it was jotted down on the system, but it was taken when we...More

    Thank yenl929
    Reviewed 19 November 2015

    This was a fantastic place to stay.It is nestled in native bush and is very quiet. The rooms have everything you need, but there is a kitchen available if you need more. They cater to both ends of the Accommodation spectrum and there are many...More

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    10 Cottages
    248 reviews
    #6 of 13 hotels in Franz Josef
     
    Alpine Glacier Motor Lodge
    565 reviews
    #8 of 13 hotels in Franz Josef
     
    Lake Matheson Motel
    380 reviews
    #1 of 10 hotels in Fox Glacier
     
    Mount Cook View Motel
    191 reviews
    #8 of 10 hotels in Fox Glacier
     
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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free Internet
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
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    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
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    • US$27 - US$279 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Best Value Hotel in Franz Josef
    • #4 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
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    • Rainforest Retreat Hotel Franz Josef
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    Nearby
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    .34 km away
     
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    17.49 km away
     
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    16.33 km away
     
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    DR_PLM
    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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    "The 2 or 3 bed places are nice and private"
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    "Moved once because someone was eating smelly chips in the room with the heat on high and the windows closed."
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