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Rainforest Motel

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  • Terrible2%
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“lake matheson”(33 reviews)
“free wifi”(18 reviews)
“the main road”(13 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Kitchenette
Accessible rooms
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed here while my visit to Fox Glacier and I must say this is a really nice place. This was very spacious than I thought. Beds were really comfy and had heating pads. Room had all the necessary cooking equipment and there is a...More

Thank Manula W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great welcome by the owner who spontaneously offered an upgrade (yes, I know this is low season and there were rooms available but he definitely did not have too). The 2-bedroom (queen bed in one, 2 double beds in the other) accommodation was spacious and...More

Thank Dom21076
Reviewed 16 May 2018

We stayed for 5 nights in Fox as part of our 4 month tour of New Zealand. We couldn't have asked for a warmer welcome that at this hotel. The owner was very friendly, offered lots of information on where to go, what to do...More

1  Thank Allgoodthyngs
Reviewed 26 April 2018

Booked in, Receptionist was lovely. 2 good sized bedrooms. Kitchen and Family room were well presented and modern. Close proximity to Fox Glacier, city centre and Lake Mathison. As the units are continuous and a bit thin with the main bedroom next to the adjacent...More

1  Thank Shane S
Reviewed 9 April 2018

We were welcomed by the owner who was very friendly and gave us some good advise on the local area. We had a fairly small studio unit which was fine for a night, but prices in both Fox and Franz Josef seem to be quite...More

1  Thank rowly2015
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Details
Price range
US$60 - US$163 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Family Hotel in Fox Glacier
#7 Romantic Hotel in Fox Glacier
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$60 - US$163 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Family Hotel in Fox Glacier
#7 Romantic Hotel in Fox Glacier
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (110)
Room & Suite (50)
Dining (4)
Pool & Beach (3)
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Terzaghi715
14 September 2015|
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Response from CherylR87 | Reviewed this property |
We stayed in a 2 BR with 1 bathroom. It was quite spacious and comfortable. No bath though only shower. Not sure if that is an issue for baby. 2 bathroom unit may have bath in it possibly. We also found the owner very... More
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"Room to the right hand sight of the property were good. Look outside at the Stars !!"
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"All units appeared much the same. Views of the hills and garden were only marred by the shocking rain!"
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"Its a motel, its OK"
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"If two couples are booking together, get rooms 5 and 6 - they are separate from other rooms."
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