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Mount Cook View Motel

203 Cook Flat Road, Fox Glacier, Westland Tai Poutini National Park 7859 New Zealand
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#7 of 11 hotels in Fox Glacier

See why so many travellers make Mount Cook View Motel their motel of choice when visiting Fox Glacier. Providing an ideal mix of value, comfort and convenience, it offers a family-friendly setting with an array of amenities designed for travellers like you.

Rooms at Mount Cook View Hotel offer a flat screen TV, a refrigerator, and a kitchenette providing exceptional comfort and convenience, and guests can go online with free wifi.

Barbeque facilities will also help to make your stay even more special. If you are driving to Mount Cook View Motel, free parking is available.

While visiting Fox Glacier, you may want to try some ribs at one of the nearby restaurants, such as Bigfoot Bar and Restaurant or Cook Saddle Cafe & Saloon.

There is no shortage of things to do in the area: explore popular historic sites such as River Walk.

We’re sure you’ll enjoy your stay at Mount Cook View Motel as you experience all of the things Fox Glacier has to offer.

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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bicycle rental
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
BBQ facilities
Non-smoking hotel
Laundry service
Self-serve laundry
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Room features
Blackout curtains
Clothes rack
Wake-up service / alarm clock
Flatscreen TV
Room types
Non-smoking rooms
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Languages Spoken
English, Italian
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VickiBrooklyn wrote a review Jan 2021
Motueka, New Zealand70 contributions6 helpful votes
We arrived to a warm and friendly welcome. We had a choice of rooms and we chose the King studio. It was very comfortable. We cooked in the unit and there were just enough sufficient items to use for our cooking. A great location overlooking farmland. It would have been a nice walk to town, except it was raining. (we went for a short walk anyway along the footpath).
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Date of stay: January 2021
Steve M wrote a review Sep 2020
Auckland, New Zealand697 contributions178 helpful votes
Comfortable rooms at a very reasonable price. We had the executive room with a nice new bathroom. The rooms are spacious. Heating is an in room heater that was adequate. It is a very short dive to restaurants.
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Date of stay: September 2020Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Karen L wrote a review Aug 2020
Dunedin, New Zealand103 contributions19 helpful votes
We had a warm welcome to Motel and given a map to explore the town. Motel was very roomy and had everything we needed to make our stay great. Quiet location with beautiful view of Mt Cook. A short drive from town. Internet was easy to connect to.
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Date of stay: August 2020
Room Tip: Beautiful Views of Mt Cook
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rf80808 wrote a review Jul 2020
Wellington, New Zealand164 contributions44 helpful votes
The name did not disappoint with great views of Mt Cook! We were staying in the family units which were separated and seemed older to the main units. Inside a bit dated but provided what we needed. Hosts Had put heater on for our arrival so was nice it had started to warm up, although it took a little longer to get all rooms warmer. Good kitchenette and enough provided for us to cook and eat in. Only concern was no smoke alarm in the unit which we thought odd and mentioned when we checked out, apparently all the other units did but not the family ones?
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Date of stay: July 2020Trip type: Travelled with family
gillw2901 wrote a review Mar 2020
Victor Harbor, Australia37 contributions6 helpful votes
I will start on a positive note by saying the unit was spotlessly clean and the beds were comfortable, apart from the view being stunning I have nothing else positive to say, the room photos totally misrepresent the actual room you get, while although very outdated the bedrooms were spacious. The living area however is cramped and u comfortable fo 4 adults. We were given a unit wia disabled bathroom which was quite large but I don't know how one would cope with a wheelchair in the living space. We decided to use the bbq to cook out food because the kitchwas so tiny it was impossible to cook. Before being able to use it we had to scrub the hotplate because it was filthy..the bbq area it's self was very underwhelming and also dirty. If it wasn't quite late when we arrived I would have asked for a refund and gone elsewhere, it definitely wasn't worth the $350+ per night paid
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Date of stay: March 2020
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Frequently Asked Questions about Mount Cook View Motel
Which popular attractions are close to Mount Cook View Motel?
Nearby attractions include Lake Matheson Walk (2.3 km), Fox Glacier Hiking Trails (2.1 km), and Fox Glacier South Side Walk (2.3 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Mount Cook View Motel?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free parking, and kids activities.
Which room amenities are available at Mount Cook View Motel?
Top room amenities include a kitchenette, a flat screen TV, and a refrigerator.
What food & drink options are available at Mount Cook View Motel?
Guests can enjoy barbeque facilities during their stay.
Is parking available at Mount Cook View Motel?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Mount Cook View Motel?
Conveniently located restaurants include Matheson Cafe, The Last Kitchen, and Fox Glacier Guiding Cafe.
Are any cleaning services offered at Mount Cook View Motel?
Yes, laundry service and self serve laundry are offered to guests.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Mount Cook View Motel?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English and Italian.
Are there any historical sites close to Mount Cook View Motel?
Many travellers enjoy visiting River Walk (2.3 km).
Does Mount Cook View Motel have any great views?
Yes, guests often enjoy the mountain view available here.
Is Mount Cook View Motel accessible?
Yes, it offers wheelchair access and reduced mobility rooms. For specific enquiries, we recommend calling ahead to confirm.