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Distinction Fox Glacier, Te Weheka Boutique Hotel

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Overview
15 Main Road, Fox Glacier, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7859 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
4.5 Star accommodation
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Description
Distinction Fox Glacier is a purpose built 20-room property located on State Highway 6, 100 metres from the centre of the township of Fox Glacier. The rooms are 20.6 sq metres with generous 7 sq. metre en suites ...More with separate bath and shower, super king or king single beds, tea and coffee facilities, wifi, iron, arm chairs, writing table, Sky TV, direct dial telephones, individually controlled heating, balconies with views of the surrounding native bush and mountains. Guests access their rooms via undercover parking, which leads to an internal stairway or elevator. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
20
Price range
US$140 - US$337 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > South Island > West Coast Region > Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) > Fox Glacier
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Staff were extremely friendly and helpful. Freddy was able to fix our phones and devices. He was able to give us some local knowledge. Our room was spacious,clean and comfortable. Good bed. Our breakfast was delicious and cooked as we needed. We were able to...More

Thank Daph P
Response from DistinctionFox, General Manager at Distinction Fox Glacier, Te Weheka Boutique HotelResponded 4 days ago

Hi Daph Thanks for taking the time to send us your feedback regarding your recent stay. I will share your kind words with Freddy and the team and wish you a safe journey for the rest of your trip. Regards Christian

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not sure if I would call this a "boutique" hotel, at least not based on UK experience. Large rooms with good facilities. Our room had water stain on carpet by window/door to balcony. I did not notice any air conditioning although this was not an...More

Thank Simon E
Response from DistinctionFox, General Manager at Distinction Fox Glacier, Te Weheka Boutique HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Simon Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback regarding your recent stay here Distinction Fox Glacier. I shall certainly look into the issues raised and trust you had a pleasant trip through the South Island. Regards Christian

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A great place to stay in Fox, very nice rooms with all the bits and pieces you need, and some extras. Very friendly staff and management. Rooms are spacious and very clean and comfortable, I had a very good sleep. Would have liked to stay...More

Thank AoteaTravelMan
Response from DistinctionFox, General Manager at Distinction Fox Glacier, Te Weheka Boutique HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to send us and share with us your feedback during your recent stay here at Distinction Fox Glacier. I am pleased to hear your stay was memorable and I look forward to once again welcoming back to the West...More

Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

Huge rooms. Great amenities. Big, comfortable beds. Tea and coffee in the room. Nice breakfast buffet, and they will make you eggs to order. Spacious lounge room where you can hang out by the fire. I would recommend Distinction Fox Glacier to friends.

Thank CJ G
Response from DistinctionFox, General Manager at Distinction Fox Glacier, Te Weheka Boutique HotelResponded 7 July 2018

Great to hear you thoroughly enjoyed your stay here at Distinction Fox Glacier and thank you very much for taking the time to send us your feedback. Regards Christian

Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

Fantastic hotel, catered for all our needs. Nice views, lovely staff, cosy clean spacious rooms, breakfast was delicious, huge powerful shower...5 stars!! Wifi was not great but that didn’t bother us. Hard to fault this place.

Thank Shane O
Response from DistinctionFox, General Manager at Distinction Fox Glacier, Te Weheka Boutique HotelResponded 4 July 2018

Thanks Shane it's been a pleasure hosting you stay and great to hear you thoroughly enjoyed all the hotel and staff had to offer. Enjoy the rest of your NZ trip! Regards Christian

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Hazai87
16 April 2017|
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Response from DistinctionFox | Property representative |
Hi Unfortunately we only serve breakfast in our dining room. Regards Christian
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Adrian K
26 August 2016|
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Response from distinction_hotel | Property representative |
Yes our Distinction Fox Glacier Hotel does have a guest laundry available for use.
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sandratbennett
6 March 2015|
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Response from Christian S | Property representative |
Yes we do.
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Room Tips
"Any rooms appear to be ok. Ours was quiet."
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"Lovely and quiet but glacier helicopters do take off near by."
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"Don’t stay here..."
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"Get a second floor room overlooking the village"
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