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Ropatini's Homestay B & B

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81 Cook Flat Road, Fox Glacier, Westland Tai Poutini National Park 7859 New Zealand
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#3 of 7 B&Bs / Inns in Fox Glacier
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Ropatinis Homestay B&B is a superior quality, friendly Bed & Breakfast accommodation, set amongst a beautiful large garden in Fox Glacier, West Coast, New Zealand. We can provide garden studios (with ensuite) or rooms in the main house (with ensuite or share facilities). A generous continental breakfast is provided every morning, scrumptious home baking and we can also provide a delicious dinner on request. We are always happy to provide our guests with information.
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Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Free breakfast
Shuttle bus service
Non-smoking hotel
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Clothes rack
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Coffee / tea maker
Flatscreen TV
Electric blanket
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Complimentary toiletries
Hair dryer
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Non-smoking rooms
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Mid-range
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NannyNic53 wrote a review Jan 2021
Auckland, New Zealand6 contributions1 helpful vote
My adult daughters and I had the opportunity to stay at Ropatinis recently. On arrival a plate was lovely fruit cake was delivered to our unit. We were in one unit which was roomy and very well appointed. The wooden furniture, made from local timber by Trish’s husband was very unique and suited the environment. The room was spotless. The beds were very comfortable with electric blankets on all 3 beds. Waking up hearing the lambs over the fence and eggs for breakfast being laid would be an experience so many people would never have the chance to experience. Breakfast was on another level. Not the ordinary continental! Of course fresh farm eggs! Wild meat cold meats. Home made bread. Trish joined us and an American family for breakfast and everyone enjoyed sharing travel stories and listening to suggestions from Trisha for local sights etc. After breakfast Teddy, the wee wonder dog, gave a lovely show of tricks for the American children. It was just a lovely time and a very homely experience. If you like a stay with a bit of that rustic rural feel then Ropatinis is tops. Thank you Trish. A delightful hostess with a great B and B
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Date of stay: January 2021Trip type: Travelled with family
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Hannah wrote a review Nov 2020
74 contributions5 helpful votes
Lovely stay here. It is a comfortable, peaceful atmosphere. Lots of delicious choices for breakfast. The rooms were clean and had everything we needed. Trish and Collin were welcoming. Highly recommended.
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Date of stay: February 2020
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jwwats0n wrote a review Apr 2020
Prosser, Washington30 contributions43 helpful votes
With virus fears reducing the number of Chinese tourist and avalanches closing the only road in from the north for a month, Fox Glacier was almost deserted when we were there in February. Ropatini's was feeling the pinch but still provided a quality stay. Rooms were large and comfortable and breakfast was above the average B&B fare. Hosts Trish and Collin were congenial, helpful and provided great company around the large breakfast table table crafted by Collin. We enjoyed our stay and hope their season improves.
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Date of stay: February 2020
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slo2019 wrote a review Mar 2020
Stevenage, United Kingdom29 contributions47 helpful votes
The accommodation was perfect - all we needed for a short stay in Fox Glacier. Loved the way Trish and Colin joined us for breakfast (which was delicious BTW) and gave us tips on where to go/what to see. Would highly recommend!
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Date of stay: March 2020Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Barbjefts wrote a review Feb 2020
Kalispell, Montana131 contributions17 helpful votes
Trish and Colin run a great place that is truly country. Fantastic welcome in a downpour and lots of suggestions for where to eat, hike and explore. The breakfast part of the stay was like being with family and chatting over coffee well after finishing the meal. Colin is a gifted Woodworker— self Taught after retiring from being a Chef. He incorporates found items like shells and stones into the live edges of his tables before sealing. The huge slab breakfast table includes pieces of jade and some gold flecks he got from panning the river in the dry season. Each room has counters and shelves that he has handcrafted. Trish is a master at getting her rescue dog Teddy to do tricks. He goes way beyond shaking hands. Highly recommend you visit them!
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Date of stay: February 2020Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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PRICE RANGE
US$143 - US$181 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
New ZealandSouth IslandWest Coast RegionWestland Tai Poutini National ParkFox Glacier
NUMBER OF ROOMS
5
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Frequently Asked Questions about Ropatini's Homestay B & B
Which popular attractions are close to Ropatini's Homestay B & B?
Nearby attractions include Lake Matheson Walk (3.5 km), Fox Glacier Hiking Trails (0.9 km), and Fox Glacier South Side Walk (1.5 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Ropatini's Homestay B & B?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and free parking.
What food & drink options are available at Ropatini's Homestay B & B?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast during their stay.
Is parking available at Ropatini's Homestay B & B?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Ropatini's Homestay B & B?
Conveniently located restaurants include Matheson Cafe, The Last Kitchen, and Betsey Jane Eatery & Bar.
Is Ropatini's Homestay B & B located near the city centre?
Yes, it is 0.9 km away from the centre of Fox Glacier.
Are there any historical sites close to Ropatini's Homestay B & B?
Many travellers enjoy visiting River Walk (1.5 km).
Is Ropatini's Homestay B & B accessible?
Yes, it offers wheelchair access and reduced mobility rooms. For specific enquiries, we recommend calling ahead to confirm.