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    Sunset Motel

    93 Cook Flat Road, Fox Glacier, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7859, New Zealand
    011 64 9-887 8432
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    Overview
    • Excellent43%
    • Very good36%
    • Average14%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible2%
    Travellers talk about
    “one night” (30 reviews)
    “lake matheson” (39 reviews)
    “mt cook” (21 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Kitchenette
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    Self-Serve Laundry
    Air Conditioning
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 308 reviews

    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    We had the double bed suite style room for two nights. Room was really big with a couch, desk, and kitchen. No oven so can only cook on the stove or microwave. Heat and WiFi works great. Our outdoor patio to sit and enjoy the...More

    Thank Gabby Z
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    It wasn’t so bad but you can tell that the new owners were still trying to get the hang of things. Everything that was written in their guide was by the old owners so we asked for DVDs and they said sorry we don’t have...More

    Thank Soumaya M
    Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

    We spent just one night here but loved our stay. We arrived in sheeting rain but didn't mind too much as we ended up watching DVD's for a few hours. Our room (8) was very comfortable. The heater worked well. The bed was great. The...More

    Thank MissBossyBoots
    Reviewed 3 July 2017

    Stayed one night while traveling. Large fully loaded room with kitchenette and sliding door out to a lawn with views of Mt Cook etc. Staff well informed and friendly. Room very clean and tidy. Had a sofa, that may also be a bed, but not...More

    Thank Adswil
    Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

    Clean and comfortable room though bed was very soft. Amazing view from the room which is a brisk 20 minute walk from the few restaurants in Fox Glacier. Breakfast available if required though we chose to drive up to a cafe nearby

    Thank Timetraveller86
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free Internet
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$86 - US$197 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #2 Family Hotel in Fox Glacier
    • #2 Romantic Hotel in Fox Glacier
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 21
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • South Island >
    • West Coast Region >
    • Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) >
    • Fox Glacier
    • Also Known As
    • Sunset Motel Fox Glacier ,
    • Sunset Hotel Fox Glacier
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    B1RD1E2014
    20 June 2017|
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    Response from sunsetmotellers | Property representative |
    Thank you for your question. I'm not sure why this has come up now when you stayed in 2012. I can't find any reviews on tripadvisor from you. As you can imagine many things have been replaced, changed or fixed in 5 years... More
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    25 October 2015|
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    Response from sunsetmotellers | Property representative |
    Hi The lake is about 4 minutes by car and a 40 minute walk. Sunrise is at 8:00am Thanks Bruce
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    16 May 2015|
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    Response from sunsetmotellers | Property representative |
    Hi Yes all bathrooms have hairdryers and we have a safe in our own home for guests to use. Regards Bruce
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    "We had room number 8 which on a clear day had views of Mt Cook"
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    "All rooms are ground level and on a quiet street in the country."
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    "Get a mountain view"
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    "The east-facing rooms probably have a nicer outlook."
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