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    Ribbonwood Retreat

    26 Greens Road, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7856, New Zealand
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    Traveller (49)
    Room & Suite (19)
    Hotel & Grounds (34)
    • Excellent90%
    • Very good7%
    • Average2%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
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    “b b” (78 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Wheelchair Access
    4.0 Star Hotel
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        91 - 95 of 248 reviews

        Reviewed 23 February 2015

        Excellent B & B, great fresh food, superb hosts. Jo and Julie were attentive, helpful, and provided great recommendations for where to hike. We enjoyed wandering in their gardens and discussing how to grow various fruits and vegetables. The rooms were lovely!! Well kept, pretty...More

        1  Thank glenn g
        Reviewed 19 February 2015

        From the sign saying 'I'm in the garden' by the front door, the genuine and thoughtful welcome by Julie and Joe with tea and cake, to the immaculate accommodation, nothing was too much trouble for this lovely couple. The location is near Frans Josef Village,...More

        1  Thank davidfromdigswell
        Reviewed 16 February 2015

        We had a really excellent stay with extremely kind, helpful, fabulous hosts! The hospitality of Julie and Jonathan was outstanding, their breakfast always fresh with delicious homemade produce. Our well-equipped cottage and the spacious garden in a quiet area provided peaceful views and - at...More

        1  Thank emzet2015
        Reviewed 15 February 2015

        Our family, two grandparents, two parents and 4 grandchildren were treated as family at this Bed and Breakfast. Excellent food, try the pizza, beautiful views and many birds to see. Relaxing gardens to read in and share a glass of wine. Advice on what to...More

        2  Thank nanastep2015
        Reviewed 8 February 2015

        The food both breakfast and the dinner Jo cooked was fresh and healthy! Everything was so good and delicious. We loved the bed and slept well in peaceful rural surroundings. Near but far from the village which can be noisy and busy.We felt at home...More

        1  Thank Peter B
        Rainforest Retreat
        1,380 reviews
        #7 of 13 hotels in Franz Josef
        Aspen Court Franz Josef
        1,182 reviews
        #1 of 13 hotels in Franz Josef
        Franz Josef Oasis
        366 reviews
        #2 of 13 hotels in Franz Josef
        Alpine Glacier Motor Lodge
        565 reviews
        #6 of 13 hotels in Franz Josef
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        • Free Parking
        • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
        • Breakfast included
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        • Free Parking
        • Breakfast included
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        • Refrigerator in room
        • Price range
        • US$181 - US$260 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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        • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
        • Suites ,
        • Kitchenette
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        • 4
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        • Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) >
        • Franz Josef
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        Traveller (49)
        Room & Suite (19)
        Hotel & Grounds (34)
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        3.95 km away
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        "The separate cabin out back is fabulous."
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        "the cottage is quiet and has it's own decks on the front and back"
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        "Best view is upstairs on a good day but downstairs or the cottage may be better if you have mobility issues."
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        "The cottage is lovely."
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